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Gayle force rips through Cricket World Cup as West Indian hits highest ever score

By Liam Morgan

Chris Gayle became the first batsman in World Cup history to score a double hundred as West Indies beat Zimbabwe in Canberra ©Getty ImagesWest Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle became the first player in Cricket World Cup history to hit a double-hundred as his side beat Zimbabwe by 73 runs in Canberra.

Daedo named taekwondo protector and scoring system supplier for Rio 2016

By Daniel Etchells

Daedo will supply the protector and scoring system at Rio 2016 ©DaedoDaedo UK will supply the protector and scoring system (PSS) at next Olympics in Rio de Janeiro after being chosen ahead of fellow approved brand KP&P, the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has announced

Former world junior 1500m champion handed two year doping ban

By Nick Butler

Former world junior champion Hamza Driouch has been handed a two-year doping ban ©Getty ImagesQatar's 2012 world junior 1500 metres champion Hamza Driouch has become the latest athlete to be banned for doping as a result of an adverse biological passport finding.

Farah returns to London 2012 Olympic Stadium to launch Sainsbury's Anniversary Games

By Daniel Etchells

Mo Farah has launched the 2015 Sainsbury's Anniversary Games at the London 2012 Olympic Stadium ©Matt Alexander/PA WireMo Farah has returned to the London 2012 Olympic Stadium, the scene of his double gold-medal winning success, to launch this summer's edition of the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games. 

"Judo for Ethiopians" project praised as development of sport continues

By Liam Morgan

The "Judo for Ethiopians" project has been praised at a press conference at the IJF Grand Prix event in Dusseldorf ©Getty ImagesThe "Judo for Ethiopians" project has been praised after two competitors from the country took part in the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix in Düsseldorf. 

Eurosport 2 to broadcast historic Europe series against Japan Baseball Series

By Emily Goddard

Eurosport 2 will broadcast the historic Europe vs Japan Baseball Series ©Eurosport 2The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has unveiled Eurosport 2 as the exclusive European broadcaster for the historic Europe versus Japan Series due to take place in Tokyo next month.

Sir Robin Mitchell awards IOC Diploma to secretary of Fiji Olympic Medical Commission

By Emily Goddard

The IOC has awarded Sharlene Nand the Women in Sport Achievement Diploma ©FASANOCSharlene Nand, secretary of the Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee Medical Commission, has been awarded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Women in Sport Achievement Diploma.

US Tennis Association announce partnership with coffee brand Lavazza

By Michael Pavitt

Serena Williams will be the defending women's champion in 2015 ©Getty ImagesThe US Tennis Association (USTA) has announced it has signed a multi-year partnership with coffee brand Lavazza, which will see them become an official promotional partner of the US Open Championships.

Jamaica to vote for Coe to become new IAAF President

By Duncan Mackay

Sebastian Coe has been promised the support of Jamaica in his bid to become the new IAAF President ©TwitterJamaica has become the latest country to publicly back Sebastian Coe's campaign to become the new President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) following a visit by the double Olympic 1500 metres gold medallist to Kingston.
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