By Duncan MackayApril 24 - Marius Vizer's candidature to become the new President of SportAccord has received a powerful endorsement from C K Wu, President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), who has praised him for helping turn round the fortunes of judo.
By Tom Degun at Forman's Fish Island in LondonApril 24 - The National Lottery Anniversary Run, a five-mile mass participation run this summer, will be the first sporting event to be held on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the conclusion of London 2012, it was announced here today.
By Tom DegunApril 24 - British Athletics have defended their snubbing of Ireland's four-time Paralympic champion Jason Smyth from the London Anniversary Games this July, claiming that they have had to be "selective" about the events chosen for the competition.
By Duncan MackayApril 24 - Stoke Mandeville Stadium has been chosen to host the 10th World Junior Games next year, it has been announced by the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWASF).
By Tom DegunApril 24 - Britain's four-time Paralympic swimming champion Ellie Simmonds has been unveiled as the UK ambassador for the giant cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway and will officially open the Aqua Park on the vessel when it is unveiled in Southampton next week.
By James CrookApril 23 - UK Sport have announced a partnership with SportAccord Convention which they hope will globally promote their Gold Event Series strategy; to host more than 70 world class major events in the UK to help support the legacy of the London 2012 Games.
By James CrookApril 23 - Golfer Rory McIlroy may have no choice as to whether he competes for Ireland or Great Britain at Rio 2016 due to the fact that he previously represented Ireland in his youth, according to Peter Dawson, chief executive of the sport's governing body, Royal & Ancient (R&A).
By Duncan MackayApril 23 - Court documents have been officially filed by the United States Government against Lance Armstrong, accusing him of defrauding the Postal Service by taking millions of dollars in sponsorship money while taking banned performance-enhancing drugs.
By Duncan MackayApril 23 - The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) have no concerns that the closure of Estádio Olímpico João Havelange will affect preparations for Rio 2016, general secretary Essar Gabriel claimed today at the end of a visit to the Brazilian city.
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