The Closing Ceremony of the Pacific Games here will be held at the Sir John Guise Stadium after Bisini Sports Grounds and the Sir Hubert Murray Stadium were not deemed to be ready to stage the event, Pacific Games Council executive director Andrew Minogue told insidethegames.
The bidding process for the 2019 International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Championships is now open, the sport’s governing body has announced.
The Oil Search Pacific Games Relay officially came to a close here today with the arrival of the Baton at the Sir Hubert Murray Stadium ahead of the Opening Ceremony tomorrow.
Australian women’s rugby sevens captain Nicole Beck will be the flagbearer for her nation at the Opening Ceremony of the Pacific Games, it has been announced, as her country prepares to make its inaugural appearance at the event here.
German's Holtwick and Semmler breeze through at Beach Volleyball World Championship, while Brazilians dominate semi-final line-ups
Germany’s Katrin Holtwick and Ilka Semmler reached the semi-final phase of the Beach Volleyball World Championship for the first time in their career after a busy day of action in The Netherlands which saw last 16 and quarter-final matches held in both the men’s and women’s competition.
Tokyo 2020 has already hit its domestic sponsorship target fully five years in advance of the Games.
Boston 2024 bid leader Steve Pagliuca has claimed there is “no scope” for cost increases of venues following the unveiling of their revamped $4.6 billion (£2.9 billion/€4 billion) plan but has not ruled out further changes being made.
Pacific Games Council President hits back at New Zealand football team's criticism of Port Moresby 2015 Village
Pacific Games Council (PGC) President Vidhya Lakhan has hit back at criticism from the New Zealand football team that the Athletes' Village is not of an acceptable standard to live in, claiming it is one of the best of its kind in the 52-year history of the event.
Rome's bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games was formally and unanimously endorsed by the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) at a meeting in Milan today.
Song Seung-whan has been appointed as executive creative director for both the Opening and Closing Ceremonies at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, it has been announced.
Tuvalu set to arrive at Pacific Games just two hours before Opening Ceremony due to weather-hit journey
The team from Tuvalu competing in the the Pacific Games will not arrive here until two hours before the Opening Ceremony on Saturday (July 4) due to weather problems delaying their departure from Funafuti, insidethegames has been told.
The International Olympic Committee had revealed the winning design of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games medals following a design competition.
Kerrith Brown has stepped down as chairman of the British Judo Association (BJA) to become President of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF).
Indian boxer Singh ruled out of Rio 2016 after signing professional contract with Queensberry Promotions
India’s hopes of medal success at next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been dealt a blow after it was announced that their top boxer Vijender Singh has decided to turn professional.
Two-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal's poor recent record at the All England Club continued as the Spaniard was knocked out by German qualifier Dustin Brown in the second round of this year's tournament.