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FIFA to host global sports ethics conference

By Emily Goddard

FIFA will host the first ever World Summit on Ethics in Sports next month ©FIFAFIFA has revealed it will host the first ever World Summit on Ethics in Sports, which will be opened by President Sepp Blatter, at its Zurich headquarters next month.

Regini-Moran wins all-around gold in latest evidence of Britain's rise to gymnastics dominance

By Nick Butler at the Main Media Centre in Nanjing

Giarnni Regini-Moran's victory followed Sam Oldham's gymnastics gold for Britain at Singapore 2010 ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain's Giarnni Regini-Moran transferred his superb qualification form into this evening's all around final to claim the first artistic gymnastics gold medal here at the Summer Youth Olympic Games.

South Korea to host 2016 Women's Baseball World Cup

By Emily Goddard

Hosting rights of the 2016 Baseball World Cups have been awarded to Japan, Mexico, South Korea ©WBSCSouth Korea will host the 2016 Women's Baseball World Cup, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced today.

SportAccord and Swatch extend partnership to 2018

By Emily Goddard

SportAccord will continue working with the Swatch Group until at least 2018 ©Swatch GroupSportAccord has announced an extension of its partnership with the Swatch Group through to 2018.

Professional Squash Association drawing up three-year calendar for first time

By Zjan Shirinian

A new three-year calendar is being finalised by the Professional Squash Association after a significant consultation process ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe Professional Squash Association (PSA) is putting together a three-year calendar for the first time, breaking with the tradition of drawing up yearly schedules.

Injury forces withdrawal of Indonesian stars from Badminton World Championships

By Emily Goddard

Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan will not compete at the 2014 Badminton World Championships ©Getty ImagesIndonesia's hopes of glory at this month's Badminton World Championships have been dashed after injury saw the withdrawal of its defending men's doubles champions Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan and men's singles star Simon Santoso.

Peacock wins duel and Smyth brushes aside reclassification at start of IPC Athletics European Championships

By Zjan Shirinian

Jonnie Peacock got one over on his rival German Streng with victory in the 100m T44 ©Getty ImagesLondon 2012 Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock has won his hotly anticipated duel with arch-rival Felix Streng in the men's 100 metres T44 on the opening day of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships.

FIBA reveals shampoo brand Head & Shoulders as latest Global Partner

By Emily Goddard

Head & Shoulders has become the latest FIBA Global Partner ©P&GThe International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has signed an agreement with consumer products giant Procter & Gamble that will see shampoo brand Head & Shoulders becoming its latest Global Partner.

Campaign launched for Paralympic medallist Etherington to be shortlisted for BBC Sports Personality of the Year

By Emily Goddard

A campaign has been launched calling for Jade Etherington to be shortlisted for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year ©Getty ImagesSupport is growing for a campaign calling for Sochi 2014 Paralympic medal winning skier Jade Etherington to be shortlisted for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.
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