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FIG vice-president Léglise suspended in rhythmic gymnastics judges' course row

By Emily Goddard

Michel Léglise has been suspended as FIG vice-president until August 31, 2016 ©International Gymnastics FederationThe International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has suspended vice-president Michel Léglise in the latest development in the ongoing rhythmic gymnastics judges' course row.

FINA extends partnership with Omega

By Gary Anderson

Omega has extended its longstanding partnership with FINA ©OmegaThe International Swimming Federation (FINA) has announced the extension of its long-standing partnership with Swiss watch makers and timekeepers Omega.

Big names impress as negotiate group stages at Para-table tennis World Championships

By Gary Anderson

The group stages at the ITTF Para World Championships have concluded as most of the big names progress to knockout stages ©ITTFThe group stages have concluded at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Para World Championships in Beijing as a number of Paralympic and world champions progressed to the knockout stages at the National Para Training Centre in the Chinese capital.

Bach promises to "safeguard" Scottish athletes should country vote for independence

By Gary Anderson

Lynsey Sharp will not be competing under the British flag at Rio 2016 should Scotland vote for independence ©Getty ImagesInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has promised that the interests of Scottish athletes will be protected ahead of Rio 2016 should the country vote for independence next week.

Dentsu renew long-term commercial partnership with IAAF until 2029

By Nick Butler

Communications giants Dentsu have extended their longstanding commercial partnership with the IAAF ©DentsuJapanese advertising and public relations giants Dentsu Inc have renewed their longstanding commercial partnership with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) until the end of 2029. 

Basketball Australia criticise "downright wrong" claims they threw FIBA World Cup match

By Nick Butler 

Basketball Australia have rejected claims the  team deliberately lost a match at the FIBA World Cup ©Basketball AustraliaBasketball Australia have hit back at claims the national team deliberately lost a FIBA World Cup match against Angola last week, insisting the allegations are "downright wrong".

Nigeria avoid FIFA ban after football chief Maigari returns to work

By Gary Anderson

FIFA has lifted threat of international ban on Nigeria after Aminu Maigari has been reinstated as NFF President ©Getty ImagesFIFA has lifted the threat of an international ban on Nigeria after the President of the country's football federation, Aminu Maigari, was allowed to return to work in the capital Abuja.

Baku 2015 announce broadcast deals in Belgium, Romania and Hungary

By Gary Anderson

DigiSport will broadcast live action in Romania and Hungary from the 2015 European Games in Baku ©DigiSportBaku 2015 have announced the signing of major broadcast deals for next year's inaugural European Games in Belgium, Romania and Hungary. 

United States and Lithuania to meet in FIBA Basketball World Cup semi-final

By Gary Anderson

The United States powered passed Slovenia in Barcelona tonight to reach the FIBA Basketball World Cup semi-final ©AFP/Getty ImagesReigning champions the United States will take on Lithuania in the semi-final of the FIBA Basketball World Cup after both sides came through their quarter-finals in Spain tonight.
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