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Mola and Jorgensen seeking further wins as World Triathlon Series visits Auckland

By Nick Butler

Mario Mola, pictured winning in London last year, will be looking to continue a superb start to the season ©Getty ImagesSpaniard Mario Mola will be looking to continue his superb start to the season at this weekend's second stop of the 2015 World Triathlon Series in Auckland.

Canada seeking home glory at World Men's Curling Championships

By Nick Butler

A total of 12 teams are descending on Halifax for the World Men's Curling Championships ©WCF/Celine StuckiNova Scotia will play host to its first Ford World Men's Curling Championships when action begins in Halifax tomorrow, with hosts Canada seeking a first title since 2012.

Lithuania to host annual judo tournament for blind and partially sighted

By Duncan Mackay

Lithuanai's annual International Judo Tournament for blind and partially sighted will take place in Vilnius in September ©Getty ImagesThe Lithuanian Blind Sports Federation has announced it will again host its annual International Judo Tournament for the blind and partially sighted in Vilnius later this year, they have announced. 

United States end Americas Wheelchair Basketball Challenge unbeaten after beating hosts Canada

By Michael Pavitt

Paralympic champions Canada fell to defeat to an unbeaten United States team ©Getty ImagesThe United States defeated Paralmypic gold medallists Canada in their final game of the 2015 Americas Wheelchair Basketball Challenge to win the tournament in Toronto.

Top seeds untroubled on second day of Cajun Classic

By Michael Pavitt

Sweden's Stefan Olsson will face defending champion Gordon Reid in the quarter-finals ©Getty ImagesThe top six seeds advanced to the quarter-finals of the men's wheelchair singles on the second day of the Cajun Classic in Louisiana.

Hickey claims new Glasgow and Berlin event poses no threat to European Games

By Duncan Mackay

European Olympic Committees President Patrick Hickey claims he has no fear over the European Sports Championships ©Baku 2015Patrick Hickey has dismissed fears that the newly-launched European Sports Championship, to be co-hosted by Glasgow and Berlin in 2018, is a threat to the European Games. 

Great Wall to provide backdrop for ski jumping at Beijing 2022

By Nick Butler at the Genting Grand Hotel in Chongli County

The proposed Beijing 2022 ski jumping venue will take place in the shadow of the Great Wall ©ITGSki jumping will take place at a venue overlooking the Great Wall of China if Beijing are awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics, they have promised. 

Lima to host 2017 SportAccord World Combat Games

By Emily Goddard

Lima in Peru has been confirmed as the host of the 2017 World Combat Games ©SportAccord SportAccord has revealed Peru's capital Lima as the host of the 2017 World Combat Games.

Charges dropped against woman arrested in Iran for watching volleyball

By Emily Goddard

The charges against British-Iranian Ghoncheh Ghavami have been dropped ©Change.orgAll further charges have been dropped against the British-Iranian woman who was arrested for watching a volleyball match in Iran last year, but she must stay in the country until late next year.
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