The International Olympic Committee has urged Pakistan to resolve an internal dispute between the government-backed sports board and the Pakistan Olympic Association before the London Games.
IOC President Jacques Rogge says the criminal convictions of three Pakistan players for fixing should not damage cricket's hopes of becoming an Olympic sport.
North and South Korea and India and Pakistan are among 10 nations competing in the latest version of pingpong diplomacy, but Iran backed out of a chance to compete alongside American players.
Police say three-time Pakistani Olympic boxer Abrar Hussain has been shot and killed.
Forty years after a week of table tennis exhibition matches helped restore relations between the United States and China, pingpong diplomacy is making a comeback.
Pakistan has suspended former Olympic runner Sumaira Zahoor for two years after she tested positive for steroids.
England has pulled out of the badminton world championships next week after the tournament reportedly received a terrorist threat from a Pakistan-based Islamic militant group.
World Cup 2010 organisers are working with Interpol to protect South Africa from a repeat of the recent terrorist attacks on cricketers in Pakistan.
A dozen masked gunmen armed with rifles and rocket launchers attacked a vehicle carrying members of Sri Lanka's national cricket team Tuesday, wounding at least two players and killing five police officers, officials said.
Few countries, if any, have the connection Canada has with the sport of hockey. Which is why the expectations of its Olympic teams will spill over beyond obsession.
A pathologist who concluded a Pakistan cricket coach was strangled is still expected to testify at the inquest despite a mild stroke.
FIFA disagrees with the World Anti-Doping Agency over automatic two-year bans for first-time doping offenders, referring the dispute to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
The oldest Olympic gold medalist and one of Pakistan's most famous field hockey players died Thursday. He was 100.
Olympic field hockey champion Australia pulled out of a December tournament in Pakistan because of security fears.
Pakistan and India clinched Olympic berths in men's field hockey Tuesday at a qualifying tournament.