en Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:44:00 +0000 Olympic Village of UCLA standard at Piggyback Yards would be "irresponsible" says LA Mayor Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti believes that the city could not build an Olympic Village to the ]]> Dan Palmer Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:44:00 +0000 Prince Ali attacks fellow FIFA President candidate Shaikh Salman over torture claims Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has accused fellow FIFA Presidential candidate Shaikh Salman bin Ebrah]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:07:00 +0000 USOC hire infectious disease specialists as Zika fears remain ahead of Rio 2016 The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has hired infectious disease specialists as concerns a]]> Dan Palmer Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:49:00 +0000 Bach insists Norwegian people will embrace Olympic concept after meeting athletes at Lillehammer 2016 International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed the Norwegian people are ]]> Nick Butler Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:20:00 +0000 IJF and SOCAR sign four-year official partner deal A major agreement has been signed by the International Judo Federation (IJF) and an oil and gas g]]> Dan Palmer Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:43:00 +0000 FIS Snowboard World Cup final moved to new location in Spain This year's International Ski Federation (FIS) Snowboard Cross World Cup final, due to be held in]]> Duncan Mackay Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:44:00 +0000 Irish Athletic Boxing Association latest to sign up to "HeadsUp!" programme The Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA) have become the latest organisation to join the Int]]> Michael Pavitt Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 Sport:80 target winning bigger slice of $1 billion Olympic Federations market Sports management company Sport:80 has announced it will attempt to raise funds through investme]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:09:00 +0000 Costas to present NBC primetime Olympic coverage at Rio 2016 for record 11th time Veteran Bob Costas is to host NBC's primetime coverage of this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Jan]]> Duncan Mackay Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:38:00 +0000 Panasonic to provide chance for athletes to produce own films at Winter Youth Olympic Games Panasonic is set to help young athletes at the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) share their perso]]> Duncan Mackay Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:21:00 +0000 Belarus and South African National Olympic Committees discuss forming cooperation agreement South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) have held discussions over coo]]> Michael Pavitt Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:12:00 +0000 London 2012 champions United States thrash Costa Rica at CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifier Reigning Olympic champions the United States began their pursuit of a place at Rio 2016 in style]]> Liam Morgan Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:24:00 +0000 Humphries and Meyers Taylor among favourites as women prepare to open IBSF World Championships Canada's Kaillie Humphries will be among the pilots to beat in the two-woman event at the Interna]]> Dan Palmer Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:39:00 +0000 Korean top seeds remain on course to collide in BWF Thailand Masters final An all South Korean men's final between the top two seeds at the Badminton World Federation (BWF)]]> Dan Palmer Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:00:00 +0000 Salmon to take the reins of British Equestrian Federation in run-up to Rio 2016 Claire Salmon has been appointed as the new chief executive of the British Equestrian Federation ]]> Dan Palmer Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:43:00 +0000