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Top seeds dominate at Wheelchair Rugby World Championships

By Paul Osborne

Top seeds have recorded convincing wins on day three of the Wheelchair Rugby World Championships ©Brian Mouridsen/IWRFIt was another straightforward day for the top seeds in Odense, Denmark today with the United States, Japan, Australia and Canada all securing wins on day three of International Wheelchair Rugby Federation World Championships.

Briton Chippington claims two more titles at Para-Canoe World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Jeanette Chippington has claimed two gold medals at the Para-canoe World Championships ©ICFGreat Britain's Jeanette Chippington claimed two more titles on the opening day of action at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Sprint Canoe World Championships in Moscow.

Britain's Slater continues fine form with two golds at IPC Swimming European Championships

By Paul Osborne

Stephanie Slater was in top form at the IPC European Swimming championships today as she secured two gold medals an broke one world record ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain's Stephanie Slater was on fine form in the pool today as she secured two gold medals and one world record on day three of the International Paralympic Committee Swimming European Championships in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Tokyo 2020 reviewing "several options" for alternate sailing venue

By Zjan Shirinian

Original plans were for the Wakasu Olympic Marina to host sailing events during the Tokyo 2020 Games ©Getty ImagesThe sailing venue for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could be moved as part of a widening review into original plans for the Games.

Official at centre of FIFA World Cup ticket touting investigation released from Bangu Prison on bail

By Paul Osborne

Ray Whelan has been released from Bangu Prison on bail ©TwitterThe man at the centre of the FIFA World Cup ticket touting investigation, Ray Whelan, has been released on bail from Rio de Janeiro's Bangu Prison.

Jakarta will be ready to host 2019 Asian Games, says city official

By Emily Goddard

A city official has said Jakarta will be ready to host the Asian Games in 2019 ©WikipediaJakarta Youth and Sport Agency chief Ratiyono has said the Indonesian capital will be ready to stage the Asian Games in 2019 and is now just waiting for the go ahead from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) when it names the host next month.

Papua New Guinea weightlifter cleared of sexual assault

By Paul Osborne

Toua Udia has been cleared of sexually assaulting a man in a Tesco toilet ©FacebookPapua New Guinean weightlifter Toua Udia has been cleared of sexually assaulting a man in a Tesco toilet prior to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

England boosted as Germany consider dropping Euro 2020 bid to focus on 2024

By Zjan Shirinian

Wembley Stadium would be the only venue left bidding to stage the semi-finals and final of Euro 2020 if Munich pull out ©Getty ImagesLondon's Wembley Stadium could be left as the only candidate to stage the semi-finals and final of Euro 2020, with German football chiefs considering pulling their bid to focus on a tilt at hosting the 2024 edition.

Baku 2015 executives promote inaugural European Games at IOA session

By Paul Osborne

Baku 2015 officials are in Greece this week attending the European Youth Session in Olympia ©Baku 2015Baku 2015 European Games officials are in Greece this week as they attend the European Youth Session 2014 at the International Olympic Academy (IOA) in Olympia.
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