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FEI secretary general De Vos joins race for Presidency as final six candidates confirmed

By Gary Anderson

Ingmar De Vos (left) has designs on taking over the FEI Presidency from Princess Haya (second from left) ©Getty ImagesInternational Equestrian Federation (FEI) secretary general Ingmar De Vos has put himself forward as one of six final candidates in the running to replace Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein as President of the organisation, it was announced today. 

Row leads to resignation of Archery Association of Malta leadership

By Gary Anderson

The Archery Association of Malta is set for fresh elections after the resignation of its Executive Committee ©Archery Association of MaltaA row has led to the resignation of the Executive Committee of the Archery Association of Malta with President John Schembri, treasurer Brian Micallef and membership secretary Edgar Formosa all standing down.

England Rugby 2015 launch publicity drive ahead of World Cup tickets release

By Spencer Brown 

Brett Gosper IRB Chief Executive Bill Beaumont RFU Chairman and Debbie Jevans England Rugby 2015 chief executive with the Webb Ellis Cup ©Getty ImagesEngland Rugby 2015 has launched an international marketing campaign ahead of next week's highly-anticipated tickets release for the Rugby World Cup.  

New International Table Tennis Federation President Weikert reveals vision for future

By Zjan Shirinian

Thomas Weikert (right) is taking over the Presidential reins from Adham Sharara (left) ©AFP/Getty ImagesNew International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) President Thomas Weikert has given his vision for the future of the game as he today officially steps into the well-worn shoes of Adham Sharara.

Copenhagen's staging of World Badminton Championships "perfect" as city eyes another bid in "around 2021"

By Zjan Shirinian

Copenhagen's Ballerup Super Arena was the setting for the fourth World Badminton Championships to be held in Denmark ©AFP/Getty ImagesA World Championships "staged to perfection" is how organisers have hailed Copenhagen's "impressive and innovative" hosting of badminton's annual showpiece event.

JudoScotland announce new sponsorship deal with Scottish Salmon Company

By Spencer Brown

Commonwealth champion Christopher Sherrington blue competes in the Mens 100kg Judo final for Scotland ©Getty ImagesJudoScotland, in the wake of its success at the Commonwealth Games, has announced a new sponsorship deal with The Scottish Salmon Company.

Prominent sailing patron and luxury brand builder Yves Carcelle dies

By David Owen

Yves Carcelle has been described as a pioneer by Bernard Arnault, head of the LVMH luxury group ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe sport of sailing has lost a well-known patron with the death from cancer of Yves Carcelle, the long-time chief executive of Louis Vuitton, at the early age of 66.

Heat takes its toll as "dizzy" Bouchard crashes out of US Open

By Zjan Shirinian

The heat and attrition of the US Open got the better of Eugenie Bouchard as she lost her fourth road encounter ©Getty ImagesThe searing New York City heat took its toll on rising tennis star Eugenie Bouchard today, as she crashed out of the US Open in straight sets.

Hosts Spain continue winning streak at FIBA Basketball World Cup to reach last 16

By Emily Goddard

Spain have continued their winning streak at the Basketball World Cup ©Getty ImagesSpain have continued their winning streak at the Basketball World Cup on home turf after defeating Brazil in today's match, ensuring themselves a place into the round of 16. 
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