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Pakistan's boxers to train at Amir Khan's gym ahead of Glasgow 2014

By Danyal Khan

Amir Khan's gym will be a training base for Pakistan's boxers, as they gear up for competition in Glasgow ©Getty ImagesPakistan's boxing team will be training for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games at the personal gym of two-time world light welterweight champion Amir Khan, the Pakistan Boxing Federation (PBF) has announced.

Construction for Exhibition Hall of Volleyball begins at sport's headquarters

By Danyal Khan

International Volleyball Federation President Dr Ary S. Graça was among those at the groundbreaking ceremony ©FIVBInternational Volleyball Federation (FIVB) President Dr Ary S. Graça has attended a ceremony at the headquarters of the governing body in Lausanne to mark the start of construction for the new Exhibition Hall of Volleyball.

Azerbaijan Ambassador to Italy visits European Olympic Committees Rome headquarters

By Duncan Mackay

Azerbaijan's Ambassador to Vaqif Sadiqov receives a souvenir of his visit to the European Olympic Committees in Rome from secretary general Raffaele Pagnozzi ©EOCAzerbaijan's Ambassador to Italy Vaqif Sadiqov has held talks with the European Olympic Committees secretary general Raffaele Pagnozzi in Rome about next year's inaugural European Games in Baku.

US reveals 94 athletes for Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics

By Danyal Khan

London 2012 competitor Lily Zhang will head to Nanjing next month to take part in the table tennis competition at the Youth Olympics ©Getty ImagesThe United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has revealed the names of the 94 athletes who will compete in the upcoming Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

All Blacks name rugby sevens squad for Glasgow 2014 as they chase fifth gold medal

By Gary Anderson

The All Blacks have named their squad for Glasgow 2014 as they look for a fifth Commonwealth Games gold medal ©AFP/Getty ImagesNew Zealand has named the 12 players that will head to Glasgow later this month in search of a fifth consecutive rugby sevens Commonwealth Games gold medal.

Registration opens for Athletic Administrator courses in Albania

By Gary Anderson

The Olympic Committee of Albania is set to host two Athletic Administrator courses later this year ©Olympic Committee of AlbaniaThe Olympic Committee of Albania is now inviting individuals to register for upcoming Athletic Administrator courses aimed at developing skills needed for a career in sports management.

Almaty, Beijing and Oslo shortlisted to host 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics

By Nick Butler at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne

Thomas Bach making the announcement about the short list for 2022 ©ITGAlmaty, Beijing and Oslo, the three remaining contenders in the race for the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympics, have all been put through to the candidature stage of the contest by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board today.

Son of FIFA senior vice-president implicated in World Cup ticketing scam

By Nick Butler

The ticket in Humberto Maria Grondona's name was published on Twitter by an Argentinian journalist ©TwitterHumberto Grondona, son of FIFA senior vice-president Julio Grondona, has been asked to explain his actions by football's world governing body after a ticket in his name ended up in the hands of a ticket scam gang.

Australia and New Zealand to take part in 2015 Pacific Games

By Duncan Mackay

The 2015 Pacific Games is set to be the first truly Oceania Continental Games following the historic decision to allow Australia and New Zealand to take part ©Pacific Games Council Australia and New Zealand are to take part in next year's Pacific Games in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, making it Oceania's first truly Continental Games, it has been announced.
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