insidethegames.biz http://www.insidethegames.biz/feed http://cdn.insidethegames.biz/logo.gif http://cdn.insidethegames.biz/logo.gif insidethegames.biz http://www.insidethegames.biz/feed en Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:18:00 +0100 Russian athletes given "less than one per cent chance" of appearing in Rio http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039898/russian-athletes-given-less-than-one-per-cent-chance-of-appearing-in-rio http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039898/russian-athletes-given-less-than-one-per-cent-chance-of-appearing-in-rio Russian track and field athletes have a "less than one per cent" chance of appearing at the Rio 2]]> Dan Palmer Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:18:00 +0100 Zhukov invited to IOC meeting to decide on Russia's Rio 2016 future as Pengilly calls for ban http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039878/zhukov-invited-to-ioc-meeting-to-decide-on-russias-rio-2016-future-as-pengilly-calls-for-ban http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039878/zhukov-invited-to-ioc-meeting-to-decide-on-russias-rio-2016-future-as-pengilly-calls-for-ban Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Alexander Zhukov has been invited to take part in a mee]]> Daniel Etchells Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:06:00 +0100 Eleventh suspect linked with Rio 2016 terror plot hands himself into police as fears of "lone wolf" attacks grow http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039879/eleventh-suspect-linked-with-rio-2016-terror-plot-hands-himself-into-police-as-fears-of-lone-wolf-attacks-grow http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039879/eleventh-suspect-linked-with-rio-2016-terror-plot-hands-himself-into-police-as-fears-of-lone-wolf-attacks-grow An eleventh suspect linked with a potential terrorist plot at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio d]]> Liam Morgan Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:20:00 +0100 Mutko describes opening of IPC disciplinary proceedings against Russia as "normal procedure" http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039884/mutko-describes-opening-of-ipc-disciplinary-proceedings-against-russia-as-normal-procedure http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039884/mutko-describes-opening-of-ipc-disciplinary-proceedings-against-russia-as-normal-procedure Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko believes the International Paralympic Committee (IPC)'s deci]]> Daniel Etchells Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:39:00 +0100 FIBA postpone Under-18 European Championship due to Turkish unrest http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039885/fiba-postpone-under-18-european-championship-due-to-turkish-unrest http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039885/fiba-postpone-under-18-european-championship-due-to-turkish-unrest The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has opted to postpone "indefinitely" their Under-1]]> Dan Palmer Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:44:00 +0100 Georgian shooters set to make Olympic history at Rio 2016 as first-ever mother and son to compete at the same Games http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039897/georgian-shooters-set-to-make-olympic-history-at-rio-2016-as-first-ever-mother-and-son-to-compete-at-the-same-games http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039897/georgian-shooters-set-to-make-olympic-history-at-rio-2016-as-first-ever-mother-and-son-to-compete-at-the-same-games Georgian shooters Nino Salukvadze and Tsotne Machavariani are set to make Olympic history at Rio ]]> Liam Morgan Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:40:00 +0100 ISU strengthen anti-doping policy following release of McLaren Report http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039882/isu-strengthen-anti-doping-policy-following-release-of-mclaren-report http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039882/isu-strengthen-anti-doping-policy-following-release-of-mclaren-report Samples given by athletes who compete in International Skating Union (ISU) events can now be stor]]> Liam Morgan Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:54:00 +0100 Technology giants Apple to sell special edition watch bands in Brazil during Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039896/technology-giants-apple-to-sell-special-edition-watch-bands-in-brazil-during-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039896/technology-giants-apple-to-sell-special-edition-watch-bands-in-brazil-during-rio-2016 Technology giants Apple will be selling limited-edition watch bands during next month’s Olympics ]]> Daniel Etchells Sat, 23 Jul 2016 17:05:00 +0100 Italian sailor axed from Rio 2016 team for failing drugs test http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039892/italian-sailor-axed-from-rio-2016-team-for-failing-drugs-test http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039892/italian-sailor-axed-from-rio-2016-team-for-failing-drugs-test Roberta Caputo has been axed from the Italian team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after she teste]]> Liam Morgan Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:23:00 +0100 UKAD bans amateur boxer for attempted use of multiple substances http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039891/ukad-bans-amateur-boxer-for-attempted-use-of-multiple-substances http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039891/ukad-bans-amateur-boxer-for-attempted-use-of-multiple-substances UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has suspended an English amateur boxer from all sport for two years for att]]> Daniel Etchells Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:40:00 +0100 ITU launch social media campaign to boost sport ahead of Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039880/itu-launch-social-media-campaign-to-boost-sport-ahead-of-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039880/itu-launch-social-media-campaign-to-boost-sport-ahead-of-rio-2016 The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has launched a social media campaign to try and get the w]]> Dan Palmer Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:26:00 +0100 Rio 2016 badminton seeds confirmed ahead of anticipated Olympic draw http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039881/rio-2016-badminton-seeds-confirmed-ahead-of-anticipated-olympic-draw http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039881/rio-2016-badminton-seeds-confirmed-ahead-of-anticipated-olympic-draw The seedings for the Rio 2016 badminton tournaments have been confirmed ahead of the Olympic draw]]> Dan Palmer Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:55:00 +0100 London 2012 running track goes on sale following removal from Olympic Stadium http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039889/london-2012-running-track-goes-on-sale-following-removal-from-olympic-stadium http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039889/london-2012-running-track-goes-on-sale-following-removal-from-olympic-stadium Athletics fans are being given the chance to own a piece of the iconic London 2012 track after it]]> Daniel Etchells Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:29:00 +0100 Climbing asks for "high fives" to aid Tokyo 2020 bid http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039890/climbing-asks-for-high-fives-to-aid-tokyo-2020-bid http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039890/climbing-asks-for-high-fives-to-aid-tokyo-2020-bid The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) has asked fans to give the sport a virtual ]]> Dan Palmer Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:43:00 +0100 SKNOC President Bridgewater re-elected to regional role http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039866/sknoc-president-bridgewater-re-elected-to-regional-role http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1039866/sknoc-president-bridgewater-re-elected-to-regional-role Alphonso Bridgewater has been re-elected as President of the Association of National Olympic Comm]]> Dan Palmer Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:44:00 +0100