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Uchimura primed to defend all-around title at Artistic Gymnastics World Championships

By Daniel Etchells

Kōhei Uchimura competes on the pommel horse during the men's qualifications ©Getty ImagesJapan's Kōhei Uchimura leads the field ahead of the individual all-around final after the men's qualifications concluded at the International Gymnastics Federation Artistic World Championships in Nanning's Guangxi Sports Centre Gymnasium.

Warrior Games conclude with awarding of Chairman’s Cup to the Army

By Gary Anderson

The US Olympic Training Centre was the scene for the action at this year's Warrior Games ©Getty ImagesThe Warrior Games concluded with the presentation of the Chairman's Cup to the winning Army team during the Closing Ceremony at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs.

Patagonia put forward as potential Winter Olympic bid by Argentina

By Daniel Etchells

The Argentine Olympic Committee are looking to replicate their successful bid for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games ©Getty ImagesPatagonia could be put forward as a host city for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics after the Argentine Olympic Committee (COA) revealed today they plan to use the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games as the launchpad for a bid in the near future. 

Top North Korean Government officials attend Incheon 2014 Closing Ceremony

By Nick Butler at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium

Incheon 2014 was declared over tonight in another blaze of political significance ©AFP/Getty ImagesA surprise appearance from a delegation led by a duo considered the second and third most powerful men in North Korea was the defining moment of tonight's Closing Ceremony of Incheon 2014 as the Asian Games were declared closed for another four years.

Supreme Court orders Pakistan Olympic Association to re-hold "null and void" 2012 elections

By Zjan Shirinian

The Pakistan Olympic Association will have to re-hold the bulk of its elections within 75 days ©POAThe Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) has been ordered to re-run its election after the country's Supreme Court ruled the 2012 vote was almost entirely "null and void".

Exclusive: Hunt appears to have left BOA with substantial pay-off

By David Owen

Andy Hunt left his post as chief executive of the British Olympic Association in February 2013 ©Getty ImagesAndy Hunt, the former British Olympic Association (BOA) chief executive, looks to have received a handsome - possibly six-figure - pay-off when he left the organisation in February 2013.

India "killing cricket" by not participating in Asian Games, claims Sheikh Ahmad

By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in Incheon

Sheikh Ahmad strongly criticised the Indian decision to skip the Games ©AFP/Getty ImagesOlympic Council of Asia President Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah has launched a scathing attack on the Board of Control for Cricket in India, claiming they put financial interests ahead of promotional and competitive ones by not fielding teams at the Asian Games.

China end Incheon 2014 on a high after monopolising table tennis singles finals

By Nick Butler at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium

Xu Xin en route to the singles table tennis title ©AFP/Getty ImagesTwo of the best players in the world claimed table tennis singles spoils here on the final day of action at the Asian Games, as Xu Xin and Liu Shiwen each overcame Chinese team mates in their final matches.

IOC member Ramsamy urges International Paralympic Committee not to stand still

By Daniel Etchells

Sam Ramsamy believes the International Paralympic Committee must continue to look to the future ©Getty ImagesSam Ramsamy, International Olympic Committee (IOC) delegate member to sport for athletes with a disability, has urged the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to continue tweaking the Paralympic Games in order to ensure its growth.
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