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SportAccord Convention early-rate discount to end Saturday

By Paul Osborne

Early-Rate Discount for the 2015 SportAccord Convention end on Saturday ©SACThe early-rate discount for admission to the 2015 SportAccord Convention is due to end on Saturday (January 31).

Gwangju 2015 Main Operation Centre to be fit for purpose by March

By Daniel Etchells

A total of 74 venue operations will be overseen by the Gwangju 2015 Main Operation Centre ©Gwangju 2015 Gwangju 2015 has started to set up the Summer Universiade's Main Operation Centre (MOC) after completing its reorganisation process, they have revealed. 

Qatar halt German run for historic semi-final place in World Handball Championships

By Mike Rowbottom

Qatar celebrate a historic first appearance in the World Handball Championships after a quarter-final win over Germany ©Getty ImagesHosts Qatar, already historic achievers having reached the last eight of the World Handball Championships for the first time, now face Poland for a place in the final after earning a 26-24 win over a German side which had won every previous match.

France come to the fore at European Youth Olympic Festival

By Daniel Etchells in the Montafon Valley in Austria

France's Lou Jeanmonnot celebrates her biathlon 7.5 kilometres pursuit gold medal at the medal ceremony in Schruns ©ÖOC/GEPAFrance were the biggest winners on day three of the European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Vorarlberg and Liechtenstein, adding three gold medals to their tally.

Fernández looks set to successfully defend title at European Figure Skating Championships

By Emily Goddard

Javier Fernández has won the men's short programme event at the European Figure Skating Championships in Stockholm ©Getty ImagesJavier Fernández of Spain looks set to defend his title at the European Figure Skating Championships at the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm after winning the men's short programme today.

Djokovic continues quest for eighth Grand Slam title with dominant quarter-final win at Australian Open

By Liam Morgan

Novak Djokovic reached the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a dominant straight sets victory over Milos Raonic ©Getty ImagesNovak Djokovic maintained his quest for an eighth Grand Slam title as he breezed past Milos Raonic to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open in Melbourne.

International Table Tennis Federation to offer record prize money in 2015

By Michael Pavitt

China won both the men and women's titles at the 2015 World Team Cup at the start of what the ITTF are predicting will be a record year ©Getty ImagesA record amount of prize money will be on offer at its events this year, the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has revealed. 

Famous television presenter added to list of Celebrity Ambassadors for Baku 2015

By Paul Osborne

Azer Garib has become a Celebrity Ambassador for Baku 2015 ©AzerGaribPopular Azerbaijani television presenter Azer Garib has been added to the list of Celebrity Ambassadors for the Baku 2015 European Games.

Georgian powerlifter Iago Gorgodze banned for four years for failing doping test

By Liam Morgan

Georgia's Iago Gorgodze has become the latest powerlifter to receive a doping ban ©IPCGeorgia's Iago Gorgodze has become the latest powerlifter to become embroiled in doping controversy after the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced he has been banned for four years.
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