New research looks at whether empty stadiums as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic affected refereeing decisions, finding a change towards home team players.
An Ipsos survey asked 21,000 adults about exercise - here’s where people are the most active and what stops them from playing sport.
The Paralympics, meaning 'parallel Olympics', are a meeting of the world's top athletes who have a disability.
VR and AR are evolving fast, but our slow-moving legal systems are unprepared. Here are the challenges this poses, and the questions we should be asking.
Gen Z athletes are connecting directly with millions of followers on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok to share thoughts, feelings and their personal wellbeing.
After some unprecedented slumps due to COVID-19, the global entertainment and media industry is set to rebound strongly, a new report says.
Increased inclusion and representation in sports can transform the well-being and mental health of LGBTI youth, but Olympic athletes can't do it alone.
Scientists and athletes have raised concerns about the current hot temperatures in Tokyo and what can be done to adapt to climate change.
United States gymnast Simone Biles has joined Olympians past and present in highlighting the mental health challenges elite athletes can face.
Athletes perform better if they focus on the intended outcome of an action, rather than the action itself, writes sport scientist Gabrielle Wulf.
Competing under the International Olympic flag, these elite athletes are part of a unique team representing displaced people around the world.
German gymnasts decided to take a stand against their sexualisation, donning full-body suits at the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
Athletes have been given more freedom to express themselves at the Tokyo Olympics. But how far have we really come in the fight for racial justice in sport?
Organizers hope the Tokyo Games will be the 'first gender-balanced Olympic Games in history', but barriers remain, particularly for mothers.
The Tokyo Olympics begins later this month. In a time overshadowed by a pandemic and political division, does sport have the power to unify the world?