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Athletics Australia launch inquiry as more allegations emerge against Hollingsworth

By Duncan Mackay

New allegations of misbehaviour have been made against Athletics Australia head coach Eric Hollingsworth ©Getty ImagesAthletics Australia has launched an inquiry into what happened at the Commonwealth Games as more allegations have surfaced about the behaviour of head coach Eric Hollingsworth, who was suspended and sent home from Glasgow 2014 after criticising Olympic champion Sally Pearson.

Ebola virus forces postponement of international taekwondo tournament in Nigeria

By Gary Anderson

The Ebola virus crisis has forced Olympic bronze medal winner Chika Chukwumerije to postpone his annual taekwondo tournament in Nigeria ©Getty ImagesOrganisers of the annual Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) International Taekwondo Tournament have been forced to postpone the event following the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa.

European Olympic Committees inviting nominees for 2014 Piotr Nurowski Prize

By Gary Anderson

The EOC is inviting nominations for the 2014 Piotr Nurowski Prize ©POCThe European Olympic Committees (EOC) is inviting nominations for this year's Piotr Nurowski Prize, awarded annually to the best young athlete on the continent.

Lottery relaunched to support National Olympic Committee of Cambodia

By Zjan Shirinian

The National Sports Lottery was last relaunched in 2011 ©National Olympic Committee of CambodiaA National Sports Lottery has been relaunched to support the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia.

Five more golds for US at Pan Pacific Para-Swimming Championships, while Fox sets another world record

By Gary Anderson

Daniel Fox impressed at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Centre setting a world record in the 100m freestyle S14 ©Getty ImagesThe Rose Bowl Aquatics Centre in Pasadena witnessed another day of success for the United States as they claimed five more gold medals, while Australia's Daniel Fox repeated his performance from yesterday by breaking a world record twice on his way to victory at the Pan Pacific Para-Swimming Championships.

Thompson named new British and Scottish curling performance director

By Emily Goddard

The British men's curling team of David Murdoch, Greg Drummond, Scott Andrews, Michael Goodfellow and Tom Brewster claimed a silver medal at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games ©Getty ImagesGraeme Thompson will lead the British and Scottish men's, women's and wheelchair curling programme to the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games after being named the new performance director.

Cooperate with anti-doping authorities or don't get picked for Olympics, warns AOC boss Coates

By Emily Goddard

John Coates has urged athletes to cooperate with anti-doping authorities if they want to be picked for the Australian team ©AFP/Getty ImagesAustralian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has warned his nation's athletes that they must cooperate with anti-doping authorities or they will risk not being selected for future Olympic teams.

Rugby player elected President of Guam National Olympic Committee Athletes' Commission

By Emily Goddard

Tasi Ada has been elected President of the Guam National Olympic Committee Athletes Commission ©FacebookRugby player Tasi Ada has been elected President of the Guam National Olympic Committee Athletes' Commission.

Israel Tennis Association appeals decision to relocate Davis Cup tie

By Zjan Shirinian

Tel Aviv was set to host the David Cup encounter with Argentina next month ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe Israel Tennis Association (ITA) is appealing the decision to force its Davis Cup tie with Argentina out of the country because of the ongoing conflict in Gaza.
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