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By Lauren Mattera at the World Sports Congress in London
February 26 - Jane Allen, British Gymnastics chief executive, admitted they had to prove it was "our time" when winning the bid to host the 2015 World Gymnastics Championships - one of the most prestigious events on the sport's calendar.
February 26 - British Mountaineering Council (BMC) chief executive Dave Turnbull has claimed the huge appeal of climbing to young people around the world could help the sport secure a spot at the 2020 Olympic Games.
February 26 - French teenager Marie Bochet continued her scintillating form at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, retaining her giant slalom world title to secure her fifth successive gold medal in her fifth and final medal event of the Championships.
February 28 - The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) and the World Animal Health Organisation (OIE) have unveiled a three-year plan for the safe international movement of sport horses in response to growing demand from countries for help in improving cross-border travelling of top-level horses.
February 25 - Britain's leading female player Jenny Wallwork has announced her resignation from the GB Badminton programme in a sensational online rant after allegedly being given a "continue with the programme given to you or submit your resignation" ultimatum.
March 2 - Six-time Paralympic wheelchair racing champion Dave Weir is set for the Silverstone Half Marathon tomorrow, which serves as the official warm-up race for the Virgin London Marathon on April 21.
By James Crook at the World Sports Congress in London
February 26 - Amsterdam Arena chief executive Henk Markerink has confirmed that the venue, which provides a permanent home for Dutch football champions Ajax, will bid for the right to host matches at the 2020 UEFA European Championships here today, though he does admit that Rotterdam may offer some competition.
February 27 - British Gymnastics has been named as the "most commendable" federation of the International Gymnastics Federation's (FIG) 130 member nations across five continents for its diligence and professionalism during 2012.
February 26 - London's Olympic legacy continues to gather momentum with the women's Investec Hockey World League semi-final being the latest international event set to take place in the city after it stepped in to host the tournament which was dropped by Germany when it lost its financial backing.
February 26 - Worawi Makudi, at the centre of bribery allegations during England's unsuccesful bid to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup, is a candidate to replace Mohamed Bin Hammam as the President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).
February 25 - Denmark's Poul-Erik Høyer, the 1996 Olympic singles gold medallist, is among three candidates to be put forward as the new President of the Badminton World Federation, it was confirmed today.
At the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Iranian judoka Arash Miresmaeili was disqualified for weighing in at nearly four pounds above the limit for his weight class of his under-66 kilograms match against an Israeli opponent Ehud Vaks in the first round. It was claimed Miresmaeili had gone on an eating binge to protest the International Olympic Committee's recognition of the state of Israel. Iran does not recognise the state of Israel, and Miresmaeili's actions won praise from high-ranking Iranian officials. Mohammad Khatami, the country's President at the time, was quoted as saying Miresmaili's actions would be "recorded in the history of Iranian glories". He was later awarded $125,000 by the Government - the same amount given to Olympic gold medallists.
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As Lima 2019 draws to a close, David Owen tells the story of Peru’s original sporting heroes, who returned unbeaten from Hitler’s Berlin without the 1936 Olympic medals their ability probably warranted