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Government study underway to reassess Tokyo 2020 legacy aims

By Nick Butler

Tokyo 2020 legacy pledges are being assessed following possible changes to venues ©Getty ImagesA Tokyo Metropolitan Government study has begun to reassess the potential 2020 Olympic and Paralympic legacy, with organisers keen to show how the Games will still boost the city despite the possibility some events will be moved elsewhere. 

Athletics Kenya President claims doping scandals "as bad as AIDS"

By Liam Morgan

Kiplagat has compared the recent doping scandal in sport in Kenya to that of AIDS ©Getty ImagesAthletics Kenya President Isaiah Kiplagat has suggested the recent doping crisis to sweep the nation is "as bad as AIDS", when highlighting measures taken to tackle recent problems in his country.

Hirscher increases FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup advantage with third successive giant slalom win

By Daniel Etchells

Marcel Hirscher is sitting pretty at the top of the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup standings ©Getty ImagesAustria's Marcel Hirscher stretched his lead at the top of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup standings to 152 points after claiming a third consecutive giant slalom victory in Adelboden, Switzerland.

Swimming World Cup to visit eight Asian and European venues in 2015

By Paul Osborne

FINA has confirmed the calendar for the 2015 Swimming World Cup ©FINAThe International Swimming Federation (FINA) has confirmed its calendar for the 2015 Swimming World Cup series.

Tscharnke claims surprise Tour de Ski victory

By Liam Morgan

Tscharnke earned his first World Cup victory since December 2012 with his win in Italy ©Getty ImagesGermany's Tim Tscharnke won a closely fought International Ski Federation (FIS) Tour de Ski 15 kilometres race at Val di Fiemme, with the top five separated by a mere 0.7 seconds.

England bidding to host 2018 European Under 17 Football Championships

By Daniel Etchells

The English Football Association plans to use St George's Park as the focal point of the 2018 European Under 17 Championship ©Getty ImagesEngland could host an international football event in 2018 after all, with a decision having been made to go ahead with a bid for the European Under 17 Championships, ahead of a host being announced by the UEFA Executive Committee later this month.

Fourcade wins delayed sprint event at IBU Biathlon World Cup

By Liam Morgan

Fourcade proved too strong for the rest of the field as he clinched victory in the delayed sprint event ©Getty ImagesFrance's Martin Fourcade claimed victory in the delayed men's sprint at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup in Oberhof.

Favourites China reach the final in men's and women's ITTF World Team Cup

By Liam Morgan

Ding Ning was once again in superb form as she helped China to a 3-0 win over Taiwan ©Getty ImagesChina's male and female teams both progressed to their respective finals of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Team Cup with comfortable victories today.

Frenzel claims top spot at Nordic Combined World Cup

By Paul Osborne

Eric Frenzel returns to the top of the FIS Nordic Combined World Cup leaderboard ©Getty ImagesEric Frenzel has returned to the top of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined World Cup podium following victory in Chaux-Neuve today.
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