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Website launched for 2015 IPC Alpine Skiing Championships in Panorama

By Gary Anderson

The website for the 2015 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships has been launched ©Getty Images A new website has been launched for next year's International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing World Championships in Panorama, Canada.

Italy to host IRB Junior World Championship in 2015

By Gary Anderson

The IRB Junior World Championship will take place in Italy in 2015 ©IRBThe regions of Lombardy and Emilia Romagna will provide the setting for next year's International Rugby Board (IRB) Junior World Championship it has been announced, representing the second time Italy has staged the tournament following on from 2011.

Jacobsson wins final gold to bring competition at IPC Shooting World Championships to a close

By Gary Anderson

Jonas Jacobsson won his 19th world title in Suhl today ©Getty Images Jonas Jacobsson fittingly brought competition at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Shooting World Championships to a close by claiming the last gold medal on offer after taking the first gold in Suhl eight days ago.

Edmondson siblings settle for silver apiece in track cycling events

By Paul Osborne at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow

Brother and sister duo Alex and Annette Edmondson take silver on the track today ©Getty ImagesBrother and sister duo Alex and Annette Edmondson of Australia had to settle for silver on the track today after losing their respective gold medal finals at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.

Nepal Olympic Committee approves budget

By Zjan Shirinian

The Nepal Olympic Committee has confirmed its budget for the next 12 months ©Getty ImagesThe Nepal Olympic Committee (NOC) has passed a budget of NPR32 million (£193,400/$328,400/€244,500) at its General Assembly.

London 2012 champion Formosa the big name in Australian World Equestrian Games Para-dressage squad

By Gary Anderson

Australia has named a squad of four riders for the upcoming Para-Dressage events at the World Equestrian Games ©Getty Images Paralympic champion Joann Formosa has been named on the Australian squad of four riders who are set to compete in the Para-dressage events at the World Equestrian Games that get underway in Normandy, France next month.

Zanardi seeking to continue strong season at Para-cycling World Cup in Segovia

By Nick Butler

Alex Zanardi will be among those competing at the World Cup event ©Getty ImagesItaly's two-time London 2012 champion, Alex Zanardi be among 400 cyclists from 38 countries will compete in the latest leg of the Para-Cycling Road World Cup in Segovia this weekend.

USOC edging "closer to decision" as four cities in 2024 Olympic race meet for briefing

By Zjan Shirinian

Clockwise (from top left) Boston, San Francisco, Washington D.C. and Los Angeles ©Getty ImagesThe four United States cities battling to be their country's candidate for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games have come together for a briefing as chiefs say they are edging "closer to a decision".

Wales in crisis at Glasgow 2014 after second athlete withdraws due to doping

By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in Glasgow

European champion Rhys Williams has become the second Welshman to withdraw from Glasgow 2014 on a doping charge ©Getty ImagesA crisis surrounding the Welsh squad at Glasgow 2014 has deepened after Rhys Williams, one of the team's biggest hopes for an athletics medal, withdrew from the Commonwealth Games after being charged with an anti-doping violation.
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