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Exclusive: India will back whatever action we take against Devi, AIBA President Wu claims

By Duncan Mackay at the Halla Gymnasium in Jeju City

Indian will support any punishment given to Sarita Devi after he protest on the medal podium at the Asian Games in Incheon, it has been claimed ©Getty ImagesIndian officials will accept whatever punishment is given to Sarita Devi, the fighter who refused to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games in Incheon, International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu revealed here today.

Jones lands under 57kg crown at Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships

By Daniel Etchells

Jade Jones has added the Commonwealth crown to her Olympic title ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain's Olympic champion Jade Jones claimed the women's under 57 kilogram title at the 2014 Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships in Edinburgh.

Gold for China's men and women at Pacific-Asia Curling Championships

By Emily Goddard

China's men claimed the gold medal of the Pacific-Asia Curling Championships in Japan ©WCF/Richard Gray 2014China's men and women have won the gold medals at the Pacific-Asia Curling Championships in Japan.

Exclusive: Qatar 2022 will be held in winter whatever others suggest, claims Sheikh Ahmad

By Nick Butler at the Holiday Inn Resort Hotel in Phuket

Sheikh Ahmad believes the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup should take place in winter ©Getty ImagesOlympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah has claimed that a decision to move the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar to the winter will be announced within the next two months. 

Rio 2016 mascots set to be unveiled as five predecessors prepare to travel to Brazil to greet it

By Daniel Etchells

The mascots from Moscow 1980, Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012 will be flying to Rio de Janeiro ©Rio 2016The identity of Rio 2016's mascots for the Olympic and Paralympic Games is set to be announced in the coming days after it was revealed they will welcome five of their predecessors to Rio de Janeiro on Thursday (November 20).

Glasgow to host 2017 Badminton World Championships after impressive Sudirman Cup bid

By Daniel Etchells

Glasgow's Emirates Arena will host the 2017 BWF World Championships ©Getty ImagesThe Badminton World Federation (BWF) Council has awarded the 2017 World Championships to Glasgow, citing BADMINTONscotland's "very detailed and technically sound bid" for the 2017 Sudirman Cup as the reason behind the decision. 

Former Boston Marathon champion Korir wants to make doping a criminal offence in Kenya

By Paul Osborne

Wesley Korir will propose a bill to the Kenyan Parliament which would criminalise doping in the country ©Getty ImagesFormer Boston Marathon champion and Kenyan Member of Parliament, Wesley Korir, plans to introduce a bill to criminalise doping in Kenya, he has claimed

British official at centre of FIFA World Cup ticket touting investigation returns home after receiving passport

By Daniel Etchells

Ray Whelan, chief executive of Match Hospitality, was bailed from Bangu prison in August but has only just received his passport ©Getty ImagesThe British chief executive of FIFA's World Cup marketing affiliate Match Hospitality, arrested at the World Cup in July, has returned home after being given back his passport by Brazilian authorities.

Jersey worn by "Miracle on Ice" team member sells for $71,700

By Daniel Etchells

A jersey worn by John Harrington sold for $71,700 ©Heritage AuctionsA jersey worn by a member of the United States' 1980 Olympic "Miracle on Ice" hockey team has sold for $71,700 (£45,800/€57,300) at the Heritage Auctions sports memorabilia sale in Dallas.
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