Birmingham 2021 chairman Jonathan Porter hopes the World Games will increase the visibility of the city and establish it as a sport destination.
German fistballer Patrick Thomas has been named as The World Games athlete of the month for September.
World Lacrosse have appointed Nicola John and Tom Lewis as the sport's competition managers for the 2021 World Games in Birmingham, United States.
Chengdu has been officially been confirmed as the host city of the 2025 World Games, the 12th edition of the multi-sport event.
Bodybuilding has been given hope in its bid to return to the programme of the World Games.
Chengdu, already awarded the 2021 Summer Universiade, has now launched a bid to host the 2025 World Games, it was announced today.
The International World Games Association (IWGA) Executive Committee has claimed it is "satisfied" with the progress made by organisers of the 2021 event in Birmingham as the body revealed it expects to name a host city for the 2025 edition in May.
Russian acrobatic gymnastics duo Marina Chernova and Georgii Pataraia have been named the World Games Athletes of the Year for 2018.
A total of 25 athletes have been nominated for the World Games Athlete of the Year 2018 award prior to the opening of voting on January 1.
Alabama Power, Protective Life and Regions Bank have been unveiled as the first three corporate sponsors of the 2021 World Games in Birmingham in Alabama.
Ten-pin bowler Danielle McEwan has been named as The World Games athlete of the month for November.
The United States’ Jennifer Thompson has been named as the World Games Athlete of June in recognition of her women’s under-63 kilograms open category triumph at last month’s World Classic Powerlifting Championships in Calgary.
World Games staff met with local organisers of the 2021 edition in Birmingham, Alabama, as preparations for the event continue.
Racquetball and softball to return to World Games as sports programme for Birmingham 2021 is revealed
The official sports programme for the 2021 World Games in Birmingham has been revealed during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the International World Games Association (IWGA) here at SportAccord Summit.
A Brazilian kickboxing gold medallist is among three doping cases to have emerged following last year's World Games in Wrocław, it has been announced here today.