insidethegames.biz http://www.insidethegames.biz/feed http://cdn.insidethegames.biz/logo.gif insidethegames.biz http://www.insidethegames.biz/feed en Thu, 05 May 2016 19:18:00 +0100 Exclusive: Three Caribbean contenders hoping to work together to secure PASO Presidency http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037159/exclusive-three-caribbean-contenders-hoping-to-work-together-to-secure-paso-presidency http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037159/exclusive-three-caribbean-contenders-hoping-to-work-together-to-secure-paso-presidency Only one Caribbean candidate is expected to be put forward in the election to select the new Pres]]> Nick Butler Thu, 05 May 2016 19:18:00 +0100 WADA President insists suspension of laboratories will not affect drug testing at Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037172/wada-president-insists-suspension-of-laboratories-will-not-affect-drug-testing-at-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037172/wada-president-insists-suspension-of-laboratories-will-not-affect-drug-testing-at-rio-2016 World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie President has insisted that the recent]]> Nick Butler Thu, 05 May 2016 23:55:00 +0100 Non-discrimination clause on grounds of sexual orientation included in new PASO Code of Ethics http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037153/non-discrimination-clause-on-grounds-of-sexual-orientation-included-in-new-paso-code-of-ethics http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037153/non-discrimination-clause-on-grounds-of-sexual-orientation-included-in-new-paso-code-of-ethics A specific clause prohibiting discrimination on the ground of sexual orientation is included with]]> Nick Butler Thu, 05 May 2016 15:25:00 +0100 Coe claims it is time for Olympic Movement to make good on globalising sport http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037149/coe-claims-it-is-time-for-olympic-movement-to-make-good-on-globalising-sport http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037149/coe-claims-it-is-time-for-olympic-movement-to-make-good-on-globalising-sport Sebastian Coe has responded to a question about Qatar’s continuing ambition to host the Olympics]]> Mike Rowbottom Thu, 05 May 2016 15:06:00 +0100 Tonga at risk of being stripped of 2019 Pacific Games, official claims http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037152/tonga-at-risk-of-being-stripped-of-2019-pacific-games-official-claims http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037152/tonga-at-risk-of-being-stripped-of-2019-pacific-games-official-claims An internal struggle within the Organising Committee for Tonga 2019 could force the Pacific Game]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 05 May 2016 14:54:00 +0100 Leishman pulls out of Rio 2016 golf tournament over Zika fears http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037145/leishman-pulls-out-of-rio-2016-golf-tournament-over-zika-fears http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037145/leishman-pulls-out-of-rio-2016-golf-tournament-over-zika-fears Australian golfer Marc Leishman has opted to withdraw from consideration for selection for this y]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 05 May 2016 11:00:00 +0100 Former BOA chief executive allowed to carry on with legal action against Sun over phone hacking allegations http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037158/former-boa-chief-executive-allowed-to-carry-on-with-legal-action-against-sun-over-phone-hacking-allegations http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037158/former-boa-chief-executive-allowed-to-carry-on-with-legal-action-against-sun-over-phone-hacking-allegations Former British Olympic Association (BOA) chief executive Simon Clegg has been given permission to]]> Duncan Mackay Thu, 05 May 2016 16:28:00 +0100 Cricket icon Tendulkar named Indian Olympic Association goodwill ambassador for Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037136/cricket-icon-tendulkar-named-indian-olympic-association-goodwill-ambassador-for-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037136/cricket-icon-tendulkar-named-indian-olympic-association-goodwill-ambassador-for-rio-2016 Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has been named a goodwill ambassador of the Indian Olympic Asso]]> Daniel Etchells Thu, 05 May 2016 09:56:00 +0100 Former Pyeongchang 2018 President being sued by Korean Air pilots over Facebook post http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037161/former-pyeognchang-2018-president-being-sued-by-korean-air-pilots-over-facebook-post http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037161/former-pyeognchang-2018-president-being-sued-by-korean-air-pilots-over-facebook-post Former Pyeongchang 2018 President Cho Yang-ho is facing new controversy after pilots from Korean ]]> Duncan Mackay Thu, 05 May 2016 17:16:00 +0100 World Taekwondo Federation opens referee-coach joint training camp ahead of Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037146/world-taekwondo-federation-opens-referee-coach-joint-training-camp-ahead-of-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037146/world-taekwondo-federation-opens-referee-coach-joint-training-camp-ahead-of-rio-2016 The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has opened its second pre-Olympic referee-coach joint train]]> Daniel Etchells Thu, 05 May 2016 13:58:00 +0100 Convicted drug dealer among three rugby union players given doping bans as number suspended in Britain rises to 25 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037154/convicted-drug-dealer-among-three-rugby-union-players-given-doping-bans-as-number-suspended-in-britain-raises-to-24 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037154/convicted-drug-dealer-among-three-rugby-union-players-given-doping-bans-as-number-suspended-in-britain-raises-to-24 Andrew Quarry, handed a suspended 12-month prison sentence for dealing anabolic steroids in 2013]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 05 May 2016 15:30:00 +0100 Shobukhova announces she has no plans to return to marathon running and will instead concentrate on coaching http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037173/shobukhova-announces-she-has-no-plans-to-return-to-marathon-running-and-will-instead-concentrate-on-coaching http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037173/shobukhova-announces-she-has-no-plans-to-return-to-marathon-running-and-will-instead-concentrate-on-coaching Russia's disgraced former marathon runner Liliya Shobukhova has announced that she does not plan ]]> Duncan Mackay Thu, 05 May 2016 23:57:00 +0100 Olympic champion Jung tops dressage leaderboard on opening day at Badminton Horse Trials http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037167/olympic-champion-jung-tops-dressage-leaderboard-on-opening-day-at-badminton-horse-trials http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037167/olympic-champion-jung-tops-dressage-leaderboard-on-opening-day-at-badminton-horse-trials Double Olympic champion Michael Jung of Germany continued his impressive run of form as he topped]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 05 May 2016 22:26:00 +0100 Switzerland strike gold in mixed team relay on opening day of UEC Mountain Bike Cross-Country Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037163/switzerland-strike-gold-in-mixed-team-relay-on-opening-day-of-uec-mountain-bike-cross-country-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037163/switzerland-strike-gold-in-mixed-team-relay-on-opening-day-of-uec-mountain-bike-cross-country-championships Switzerland struck gold on the opening day of the European Cycling Union (UEC) Mountain Bike Cro]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 05 May 2016 22:00:00 +0100 Defending champion Murray marches on at Madrid Open http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037169/defending-champion-murray-marches-on-at-madrid-open http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037169/defending-champion-murray-marches-on-at-madrid-open Britain's defending champion Andy Murray secured his place in the quarter-finals of the Mutua Ma]]> Daniel Etchells Thu, 05 May 2016 22:46:00 +0100