Rossi ousts billionaire Lisin to head Olympic shooting body
Dec. 01, 2022 05:27 AM EST
SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Italian official Luciano Rossi has beaten incumbent president and Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin to become the new head of the...
New world curling boss found late-blooming love for sport
By Jimmy Golen Nov. 04, 2022 01:05 PM EDT
Its Olympic future in doubt, weightlifting names new leader
Jun. 25, 2022 12:34 PM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Iraqi official Mohammed Jalood was elected president of the International Weightlifting Federation in chaotic scenes on Saturday. ...
Boxing president calls for new election after court ruling
Jun. 15, 2022 04:07 PM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — After a court ruled that his election opponent was wrongly barred, International Boxing Association president Umar Kremlev said...
Sports court verdict puts Olympic boxing in more doubt
By Graham Dunbar Jun. 14, 2022 12:22 PM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — The troubled International Boxing Association may have to hold its presidential election again after the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday...
Samsung executive elected to lead skating governing body
Jun. 10, 2022 09:57 AM EDT
11 candidates in weightlifting election amid Olympic crisis
May. 25, 2022 11:26 AM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Two American women are among a total of 11 candidates running for president of weightlifting’s troubled governing body, looking to lead...
IOC questions Olympic boxing leadership after IBA election
By Graham Dunbar May. 14, 2022 01:27 PM EDT
Court refuses boxing candidate's bid to stop presidency vote
By Graham Dunbar May. 13, 2022 11:15 AM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — The Court of Arbitration for Sport refused to stop the International Boxing Association's delayed presidential election on Friday, a day after the...
Vetting panel takes out candidate ahead of boxing election
By Graham Dunbar May. 12, 2022 11:02 AM EDT
Russian seeks to keep senior role at skating federation
By Graham Dunbar Apr. 27, 2022 01:14 PM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — A Russian official was among the candidates announced Wednesday for the International Skating Union’s elections in June, if he is allowed to stand to...
S. Korea politicians criticize China over traditional dress
By Kim Tong-Hyung Feb. 05, 2022 07:49 AM EST
'Someone else's festival': No North Korea at ally's Olympics
By Hyung-Jin Kim And Kim Tong-Hyung Feb. 04, 2022 11:29 PM EST
Watanabe re-elected as international gymnastics president
Nov. 06, 2021 06:04 AM EDT
ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — Morinari Watanabe was re-elected to a new three-year term as president of the International Gymnastics Federation on Saturday after...
French hockey official Luc Tardif elected IIHF president
Sep. 25, 2021 05:45 AM EDT
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — French official Luc Tardif was elected president of the International Ice Hockey Federation on Saturday ahead of the return of...
Olympic power broker Sheikh Ahmad found guilty of forgery
By Graham Dunbar Sep. 10, 2021 06:29 AM EDT
Swimming federation to splash millions on African strategy
By Graham Dunbar Aug. 07, 2021 09:30 AM EDT
Paris Olympics moves up with two presidents on center stage
By Graham Dunbar Aug. 05, 2021 06:29 AM EDT
Pope voices 'affection' for Americans as he meets Blinken
By Frances D'emilio Jun. 28, 2021 07:38 AM EDT
US Sen. Ron Johnson: Liberals feel America isn't good enough
By Todd Richmond Jun. 26, 2021 08:10 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said Saturday that America is making progress on racism but liberals feel it's not good enough and they want to...