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Perfect ending for Georgia on final day of Tbilisi Judo Grand Prix

By Paul Osborne

Georgia move to the top of the medal table with another two gold medals on the final day of the Tbilisi Judo Grand Prix ©IJFMarch 23 - There was more glory for Georgia's male competitors on the final day of the Tbilisi Grand Prix as they won another two gold medals to seal their place atop the medals table.

Foot in Brazil consultancy pledging to help NOCs prepare for Rio 2016

By Nick Butler on Copacabana Beach in Rio De Janeiro

Foot in Brazil are aiming to take advantage of the attention on Brazil building up to Rio 2016 ©Foot In BrazilMarch 23 - Former senior British Olympic Association (BOA) official Tanya Harris has taken advantage of the growing global spotlight here by setting up a sport and security consultancy aiding organisations with logistical planning ahead of Rio 2016.

Fiji in search of Chef de Mission ahead of Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

By Paul Osborne

Fiji is on a search for a Chef de Mission for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow ©Getty ImagesMarch 23 - Fiji has begun a search to find a suitable Chef de Mission to represent the country at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

USOC to host first Olympic Academy conference since 1991

By Emily Goddard

The USOC and LA84 will host first Olympic Academy conference since 1991 next month ©USOCMarch 23 - The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has revealed it will next month hold its first Olympic Academy conference since 1991, in 1984 Games host city Los Angeles.

Back-to-back wins for Mola after victory in New Plymouth Triathlon World Cup

By Paul Osborne

Mario Mola has secured his second successive ITU title with victory in New Plymouth, New Zealand ©Scott Taylor/ITUMarch 23 - Mario Mola has made it back-to-back wins in this season's International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup series with victory at the New Plymouth World Cup in New Zealand.

Home athletes top podium at World University Cross Country Championship in Uganda

By Emily Goddard

Hosts Uganda topped both the men's and women's podiums at the 2014 World University Cross Country Championship ©FISUMarch 22 - Uganda's Winnie Nanyondo and Joshua Cheptegei ensured it was the home nation that took the top prizes at the World University Cross Country Championship in Entebbe today.

Switzerland to face Canada in World Women's Curling Championship final

By Emily Goddard

Swiss teammates, from, left Franziska Kaufman, Christine Urech and Irene Schori celebrate their win over South Korea in the semi-final ©CCA/Michael BurnsMarch 22 - Switzerland will face hosts Canada in the final of the World Women's Curling Championship after defeating South Korea 7-3 to book their place in the gold medal match.

Shock win for Russia's Manibaev on final day of FINA Diving World Series

By Paul Osborne

Victor Manibaev pulled off the shock of the day with victory in the men's 10m platform final at the FINA Diving World Series in Dubai ©Getty ImagesMarch 22 - There was a shock on the third and final day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series in Dubai, as Russia's Victor Manibaev pounced on a Chinese mistake to take victory in the men's 10 metre platform final.

David left stunned after surprise defeat to Egyptian teenager in squash World Championship semi-final

By Paul Osborne

Nour El Sherbini pulled off the shock of the tournament with victory over Nicol David in the semi-final of the Women's World Squash Championships ©AFP/Getty ImagesMarch 22 - A 2,000-strong crowd was left silenced in Penang's Spice Arena today, as Egyptian teenager Nour El Sherbini pulled off a stunning upset against home favourite and world number one Nicol David in the semi-final of the Women's World Squash Championships.
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