International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach vowed to personally present Kosovo’s first Olympic medal during an emotional and historic visit here today.
Simon Clegg, chief operating officer of Baku 2015, described new European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen’s comments regarding the prospect of athletics appearing in future European Games as a “great comfort” here today.
Tubby Reddy, chief executive of the Durban 2022 Bid Committee, has hit back at claims that no proper financial impact assessment has been carried out on the South African city’s campaign to host the Commonwealth Games and said such a report has been available on its website since the beginning of March.
Port Moresby 2015 have claimed preparations are ahead of schedule at the Games Village after Pacific Games Gold Sponsor Brian Bell Home Centres began installation of over 400 bed frames.
The Sport Accord Convention in Sochi is now less than two days away as organisers get ready to host its unique Village for the very first time, as well as a Sports Demo Zone.
Baku 2015 has confirmed the appointment of Colin Gibson as director of communications for the inaugural European Games, scheduled to take place between June 12 and June 28.
Inas working with IPC to make Nordic skiing first Winter Paralympic sport for intellectually disabled
The International Sports Federation for Persons with Intellectual Disability (Inas) has revealed it is working with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to make Nordic skiing the first sport on the Winter Paralympic Games programme to be offered to athletes with an intellectual disability.
England Hockey and the European Hockey Federation (EHF) have announced online gambling operator Unibet will be the title sponsor of the 2015 EuroHockey Championships, which will be held at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre, on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
Steingruber secures Switzerland's first ever women's all-around title at European Artistic Gymnastics Individual Championships
Switzerland’s Giulia Steingruber claimed the all-around title at the European Artistic Gymnastics Individual Championships in Montpellier, becoming the first woman from her country to achieve the feat.
Mongolia and Iran shared the spoils at the inaugural men's Asian Para-Taekwondo Championships, claiming two gold medals each in Taipei City.
Azerbaijan surged to the top of the overall medal table at the Baku 2015 wrestling test event with a superb performance on the second day of competition here today.
Curling is set to make its return to the Ice Cube Curling Centre where it featured at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games when the venue stages the World Mixed Doubles Championship from tomorrow.
The Foundation for Global Sports Development have announced they have pledged $75,000 (£50,000/€69,000) to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to help continue the development of ice sledge hockey ahead of the IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A-Pool competition.
A new sitting volleyball course has been launched today with the aim of boosting the Paralympic discipline in England.