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Sailing World Championships hotting up as line-ups for Laser and Laser Radial medal races decided

By Gary Anderson

Australian Tom Burton leads the Laser class after the end of the qualification series in Santander ©Getty ImagesThe medal contenders for the Laser and Laser Radial classes in Santander have been decided as the qualification series at the Sailing World Championships drew to a close.

Olympic Sports Confederation of Denmark releases global sports political index

By Gary Anderson

Crown Prince Frederik is Denmark's sole IOC member ©Getty ImagesThe Olympic Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) has produced a global sports political index in an attempt to identify ways in which the country can achieve more influence on the international sporting stage.

Jakobsen secures fourth world title at Shooting World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Dane Charlotte Jakobsen shot her way to a fourth world title in Granada ©ISSFCharlotte Jakobsen has claimed gold medal number four at the Shooting World Championships after firing her way to glory in the women's 300 metre rifle prone competition in Granada.

International Judo Federation launches new mobile app

By Daniel Etchells

The IJF has released its new iPhone and Android mnobile applications ©IJFThe International Judo Federation (IJF) has launched a new official mobile application to provide fans across the world with information about the sport.

AIBA President Wu officially opens Boxing Academy in Kazakhstan

By Gary Anderson

AIBA President C K Wu officially opens the AIBA Boxing Academy in Kazakhstan ©AIBAPresident of the International Basketball Association (AIBA) C K Wu was on hand in the Talgar region of Kazakhstan to officially open a new Boxing Academy that will become the centre for the development of the sport.

Russia enjoys Midas touch at IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport Continents Cup

By Emily Goddard

Russia won numerous gold medals at the 2014 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport Continents Cup ©Facebook/IPCRussia has dominated the 2014 International Paralympic Committee Wheelchair Dance Sport Continents Cup on home turf with gold in most of the events.

Asian Games set to be awarded to Jakarta - but in 2018 not 2019

By Nick Butler

Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah has said Indonesia will host the Asian Games in 2018 ©TwitterOlympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah has said Indonesia will step in and host the next edition of the Asian Games, but in 2018 rather than 2019 to avoid a clash with Presidential elections.

TSE Consulting launches new sport management conference

By Daniel Etchells

TSE Consulting has launched a new sport management conference ©TSE ConsultingA new management conference, dedicated to examining the challenges sport faces and looking to different industries to see what can be used in sport, has been launched by TSE Consulting.

Iranian official kicked out of Incheon 2014 Asian Games after sexual harassment charge

By Emily Goddard

An Iranian official has been kicked out of the Incheon 2014 Asian Games over sexual harassment claims ©Getty ImagesAn Iranian official has been kicked out of the Incheon 2014 Asian Games for sexually harassing a female volunteer, while another case is alleged to have taken place in the past two days.
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