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Kingsbury and Kearney close in on moguls records at FIS Freestyle World Cup

By Michael Pavitt

Mikael Kingsbury earned his fifth consecutive World Cup win ©Agence Zoom/Getty ImagesCanada's Mikaël Kingsbury and Hannah Kearney of the United States closed in on the moguls records as they claimed wins at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle World Cup wins in Val Saint-Côme, Canada today.

Head of Rio 2016 Olympic Delivery Authority quits post just 18 months before Games

By Liam Morgan

Fernando Azevedo e Silva has resigned from his role as head of the Olympic Delivery Authority ©Getty ImagesGeneral Fernando Azevedo e Silva, head of the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) for Rio 2016, has quit his post just 18 months before the start of the Games.

Celebrations take place to mark one year anniversary of Sochi 2014 Olympics

By Nick Butler

Celebrations are taking place today to mark exactly a year since the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games ©Getty ImagesRussian President Vladimir Putin has attended Winter Olympic Games anniversary celebrations in Sochi today, with International Olympic Committee (IOC) counterpart Thomas Bach claiming the success of the "Athletes' Games" is still being felt. 

Boston Mayor outlines "tremendous benefits" of Olympic and Paralympic bid

By Michael Pavitt

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has held the first of nine community meetings ©Getty ImagesBoston Mayor Marty Walsh has held the first Olympic and Paralympic community meeting, addressing questions from residents and assuring them that the city has benefited from being nominated as the United States contender for the 2024 Games. 

Baku 2015 logo to be Atlético Madrid's shirt sponsor for remainder of Champions League campaign

By Liam Morgan

The Baku 2015 logo will be Atletico Madrid's main shirt sponsor logo for the rest of their UEFA Champions League campaign ©Baku 2015Atlético Madrid will feature the Baku 2015 logo on the front of their kit for the remainder of their UEFA Champions League campaign and a series of La Liga matches, it has been announced today.

Blatter criticises media coverage of crowd trouble in Ghana's Africa Cup of Nations semi-final win

By Liam Morgan

FIFA President Sepp Blatter claims the crowd violence that marred Ghana's semi-final with Equatorial Guinea has been exaggerated by the media ©Getty ImagesFIFA President Sepp Blatter claims the media exaggerated the crowd violence which marred Ghana's semi-final win over host nation Equatorial Guinea.

Kueng surges to surprise gold in men's downhill at FIS Alpine World Ski Championships

By Liam Morgan

Patrick Kueng claimed gold in the men's downhill event in Colorado ©Getty ImagesSwitzerland's Patrick Kueng claimed a surprise gold medal in the men's downhill race at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships at Vail and Beaver Creek, Colorado.

World champions reign supreme at FIS Alpine Snowboard World Cup

By Liam Morgan

Ester Ledecka claimed a narrow win in the women's race to seal her second World Cup victory of the season ©Getty ImagesWorld champions Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic and Russia's Andrey Sobolev reigned supreme once again as they claimed parallel giant slalom victories at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Snowboard World Cup event in Sudelfeld, Germany, today.

Norberg and Smith secure back to back ski-cross wins in Switzerland

By Michael Pavitt

Victor Oehling Norberg of Sweden has a commanding advantage in the men's World Cup standings ©Agence Zoom/Getty ImagesFanny Smith made it the perfect 10 on home snow today after backing up her ninth win in the ski-cross International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup yesterday, while Sweden's Victor Oehling Norberg was also victorious in the men's competition in Arosa, Switzerland.
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