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Ma regains world rankings top spot following Qatar Open win

By James Crook

MaLong040313March 4 - China's Ma Long has regained number one position in the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Rankings following his victory at the 2013 World Tour Qatar Open.

Russia claims relay golds at IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships

By Emily Goddard

Maria Iovleva 040313March 4 - Russia won two gold medals in the mixed and open team relay events today at the 2013 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Nordic Skiing World Championships in Sollefteå.

London 2012 hand customer database to Sport England

By Tom Degun

London 2012 logoMarch 4 - London 2012 have secured a key component of the digital legacy of the Olympics and Paralympics by handing over the operation of its customer database to Sport England, working in partnership with UK Sport and London & Partners.

Gallagher targeting Sochi 2014 glory after World Championships success

By Tom Degun

Kelly-GallagherMarch 4 - Britain's visually impaired skier Kelly Gallagher says she and guide Charlotte Evans are targeting a podium spot at Sochi 2014 after taking two silvers and a bronze medal in the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, Spain.

Swiss voters rejects bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

By Duncan Mackay

St MoritzMarch 3 - Switzerland's proposed bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in St Moritz and Davos has been ended after a state referendum today rejected the idea. 

Frenchman elected new President of European Cycling Union

By Duncan Mackay

David Lappartient at podiumMarch 3 - France's David Lappartient has today been elected as new President of the European Cycling Union (UEC) at its Congress in Paris.

Support growing for Tokyo 2020 bid new survey claims

By Duncan Mackay at the Hotel Okura in Tokyo

Tokyo 2020 unveil sloganMarch 3 - Support for Tokyo's bid to host the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics is at a record high, a new poll published on the eve of the start of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission visit here claims.

Double Olympic gold medallist goes on hunger strike in protest at wrestling decision

By Duncan Mackay

Armen Nazaryan head and shouldersMarch 3 - Protests against the decision to axe wrestling from the Olympics took a new twist when Armen Nazaryan, a two-time gold medallist, announced he was going on hunger strike.

Exclusive: Next UK Sport chair must show real passion, drive and commitment says Campbell

By Tom Degun

Sue-CampbellMarch 3 - UK Sport chair Baroness Sue Campbell is hopeful that her successor is an individual with "real passion, drive and commitment" to elite sport as she prepares to set down next month.
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