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Ugandan sports federations urged to "wake up" by German expert Lange

By Gary Anderson

Ugandan Sports Federations have been urged to do more to develop new sports stars such as Commonwealth Games champion Moses Kipsiro ©Getty ImagesGerman sports development expert Gunter Lange has urged sports federations in Uganda to develop more organised structures and accused some officials of not doing enough to create a future for sport in the country.

British Eurosport to broadcast Badminton World Championships live

By Emily Goddard

British Eurosport 2 will broadcast the Badminton World Championships live ©British Eurosport 2This year's Badminton World Championships will be aired live from Copenhagen on British Eurosport 2, the broadcaster has announced.

Paralympic medallists all in contention after first day at Disabled Sailing Combined World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Reigning champions Alexander Rickham and Niki Birrell lie in second place overal after day one of the Disabled Sailing Combined World Championships ©Getty ImagesAll three classes at the International Federation for Disabled Sailing Combined (IFDS) World Championships in Halifax, Canada are nicely poised after the first day of racing at the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron.

Russian Olympic Committee launches Sport for All campaign to encourage greater physical activity

By Gary Anderson

The Russian Olympic Committee is encouraging people to get more physically active through with launch of online campaign ©ROCThe Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) has launched a new online campaign called Sport for All aiming to make regular exercise a part of everyday life.

Wins for Italy and New Zealand as rain halts action again at Women's Softball World Championship

By Emily Goddard

The Dominican Republic defeated Chinese Taipei 7-0 on day five of the Women's Softball World Championship ©Haarlem 2014/FacebookItaly and New Zealand were among the victorious nations on day five of the Women's Softball World Championship as more rain halted some of the big action expected at the competition in Haarlem.

London secures hosting rights for UCI Track Cycling World Cup

By Emily Goddard

London's Lee Valley VeloPark has been named to host the second round of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup series ©Getty ImagesLondon has been named as host of the second round of the 2014-2015 International Cycling Union (UCI) Track World Cup series in December this year.

Olympic gold medallist Olsson tops poll in European Athletics Athletes' Commission elections

By Duncan Mackay

Sweden's Christian Olsson, the Athens 2004 Olympic triple jump champion, has been elected to the Athletes' Commission of European Athletics ©Getty ImagesSweden's Athens 2004 Olympic triple jump gold medallist Christian Olsson leads the list of stars elected to the Athletes' Commission of European Athletics, following the announcement of the results today. 

IJF President calls for higher quota of judoka at Youth Olympic Games

By Paul Osborne at the Main Media Centre in Naj

IJF President Marius Vizer believes the quota for judoka should be increased at the Youth Olympic Games ©IJFPresident of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Marius Vizer has called for an increase in the quota for judoka at the Summer Youth Olympic Games.

Exclusive: "Norwegians love to debate" claims Oslo 2022 chief executive as remains confident over Government support for bid

By Nick Butler at the Han Yue Lou Hotel in Nanjing

Eli Grimsby remains confident Oslo 2022 will receive Government support ©Oslo 2022Oslo 2022 chief executive Eli Grimsby remains "very optimistic" that Norway's under-fire bid for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics will ultimately receive Government support, and is "quite sure" there will still be three Candidate Cities in the race until next summer.
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