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"Transformation 2022" strategic plan proposed by Commonwealth Games Federation

By Michael Pavitt

A new strategic plan has been launched by the CGF ©CGFA new seven-year strategic plan named "Transformation 2022" has been proposed by the ruling Executive Board of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF).

Swimming Australia unreservedly apologises to sexual abuse victims, says President Bertrand

By Emily Goddard

John Bertrand has said Swimming Australia unreservedly apologises to the victims of sexual abuse within the sport ©Swimming AustraliaJohn Bertrand, President of Swimming Australia, has issued an unreserved apology to the victims of sexual abuse within the sport.

Rio 2016 sailing venue must be moved due to pollution health risks, letter claims

By Nick Butler

Pollution concerns on Guanabara Bay remains a major worry ahead of Rio 2016 ©AFP/Getty ImagesAction must be taken to move the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic sailing competition away from Guanabara Bay because of health risks posed by water pollution, the writer of an open letter has claimed.

Citizenship ceremony marks 100 days to go to Toronto 2015 Pan American Games

By Emily Goddard

A citizenship ceremony has marked 100 days to go to Toronto 2015 ©Toronto 2015/InstagramA citizenship ceremony welcoming 100 new Canadian citizens has been staged to mark 100 days to go until the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games.

Latvian ice hockey player belatedly handed two-year ban following Sochi 2014 doping failure

By Nick Butler

Latvia's Ralfs Freibergs (right) has been handed a two-year ban by the IIHF following his failed doping test at Sochi 2014 ©AFP/Getty ImagesLatvian Ralfs Freibergs has finally been handed a backdated two-year suspension by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) after he failed a doping test during last year's Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.

Taekwondo world number one Cook receives Moldovan passport in bid to switch nationality from Britain

By Michael Pavitt

Aaron Cook has not represented Britain since 2012 ©Getty ImagesAaron Cook, taekwondo's current under 80 kilogram world number one, has confirmed his intention to switch nationalities from Britain to Moldova, in order to ensure his qualification for next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Special breakfast and outside radio broadcast among events marking three years until Gold Coast 2018

By Nick Butler

Celebrations are planned to mark three years to go until Gold Coast 2018 ©Gold Coast 2018Gold Coast 2018 are hoping to provide reassurance that preparations for the Commonwealth Games are on course with a series of events to mark three-years-to-go until the quadrennial event gets underway.

Kazakhstan considering bid for 2026 FIFA World Cup

By Nick Butler

The Astana Arena National Stadium would be a key part of any 2026 World Cup bid ©WikipediaDiscussions are underway regarding a Kazakhstan bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.

Kamal resigns as President of International Cricket Council

By Michael Pavitt

Kamal announced his resignation as President three days after the World Cup final ©AFP/Getty ImagesMustafa Kamal has resigned from his post as International Cricket Council (ICC) President in protest at the governing body preventing him from presenting the Cricket World Cup trophy to winners Australia.
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