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Scottish "No" vote removes uncertainty from British sport says Sir Craig Reedie

By Gary Anderson

Scotland's Sir Chris Hoy had backed the campaign for Scotland to remain in the United Kingdom ©Getty ImagesInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president Sir Craig Reedie has told insidethegames that the result of the Scottish independence referendum has removed any uncertainty over the future of sport in Great Britain. 

Only 200 people turn up to Oslo 2022 protest

By Nick Butler

Protests against Oslo's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics have taken place today ©FacebookOnly around 200 people attended a demonstration against Oslo's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in the Norwegian capital this evening, although the protesters claim to have had 35,000 signatures supporting their opposition to the campaign. 

London's Wembley Stadium to host Euro 2020 final as UEFA pick 13 host cities

By Zjan Shirinian

Wembley Stadium will host the final of the European Championship for a second time in 2020 ©Getty ImagesLondon's Wembley Stadium has been picked as host of the Euro 2020 final and semi-finals, with UEFA choosing the 13 cities that will stage games for the tournament.

Time's up for FIFA officials as Ethics Committee calls for watches to be returned, but Platini "refuses"

By Paul Osborne

The FIFA Ethics Committee has called for the return of watches gifted by the Brazilian Football Confederation during the recent World Cup ©Getty ImagesFIFA Executive Committee members and other top football officials have been ordered to hand back the commemorative watches gifted to them by the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) during the World Cup - but UEFA President Michel Platini is reportedly refusing to do so.

Pyeongchang 2018 welcome strong IOC support following latest meeting with President Bach

By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in Incheon

Thomas Bach meeting with Pyeongchang 2018 chairman Yang Ho Cho ©Pyeongchang 2018International Olympic Committee (IOC) head Thomas Bach has met new Pyeongchang 2018 President Yang Ho Cho for the first time since he was elected President of the Organising Committee in July.

FIFA's Ethics chief expects verdict on World Cup corruption inquiry to be delayed until spring

By Daniel Etchells

Hans-Joachim Eckert the chairman of the Adjudicatory Chamber of FIFA's Ethics Committee ©Getty ImagesHans-Joachim Eckert, chairman of the Adjudicatory Chamber of FIFA's Ethics Committee, has today warned a decision in the 2018 and 2022 World Cups bidding corruption inquiry is unlikely to be made until next spring.

Murray vows to stay loyal to Great Britain after online abuse over Scottish independence tweet

By Daniel Etchells

Andy Murray holds aloft a Great Britain flag after winning the mens singles gold medal at London 2012 ©Getty ImagesOlympic gold medallist Andy Murray has vowed to carry on playing for Great Britain despite sparking an angry backlash after declaring support for Scottish independence.

Colombo to replace Hambantota as host city for 2017 Asian Youth Games

By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in Incheon

Proposals for Colombo to replace Hambantota were raised during the OCA Executive Board Meeting this morning ©OCASri Lankan capital Colombo is set to replace Hambantota as the location for the 2017 Asian Youth Games, pending the fulfillment of several conditions regarding the construction of venues.

Teams gear up for Super Saturday at Volleyball World Championship

By Paul Osborne at the Qubus Hotel in Katowice

Teams have taken a rest day to prepare for semi-final action at the Volleyball World Championships ©Getty ImagesAfter a day of much needed rest, players will go to bed tonight dreaming of glory as they get set for a fierce Saturday of semi-final action at the 2014 Volleyball World Championship here.
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