August 26 - A plan by Plymouth to build a new 40,000-capacity stadium so that the city can host World Cup matches has been slammed as ridiculous by Devon MP Adrian Sanders (pictured).
August 26 - Olympic Laser champion Paul Goodison (pictured) has added a long-awaited first World Championship title to his belt, claiming an emphatic gold which drew to a close in Halifax, Canada, today.
Madrid’s new "Magic Box" tennis centre would be a stunning Olympic venue in 2016 if the Spanish capital is chosen to follow London, the General Assembly of the International Tennis Federation was told.
Tickets have gone on sale for the 2009 Modern Pentathlon World Championships, which take place at the Crystal Palace National Sports Centre in London from August 13-17, it was announced today.
A Welsh politician claimed today the country's independence to compete in events like the World Cup and European Championships could have been jeopardised by the decision to allow a British team in 2012.
June 3 - Cyclist David Millar (pictured) could launch a legal challenge before London 2012 to overturn his lifetime suspension from the Olympics because he has tested positive for banned performance-enhancing drugs.
June 4 - Perth has unveiled its logo and a new development programme for the Perth 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships, one of the key qualifying events for the London 2012 Olympics.
Raj Bhavsar (pictured), a member of the United States gymnastics team that won a bronze medal in last year's Olympics, wants to help the sport develop in India ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games, he said.
Hilary Rose and Richard Beer have been jointly appointed as team managers for the England women’s hockey team until the end of the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, it was announced today.
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has announced the formation of a new hockey body to govern the sport in the country ahead of the men's World Cup in New Delhi next year.
Rugby sevens campaign to be included in the 2016 Olympics has received a boost after it was confirmed that there were no positive drugs tests at the World Cup in Dubai earlier this year.
August 25 - A row between Athletics Kenya and the Kenyan Government seems set to cost Nairobi the opportunity to host the 17th All African Championships next April.
June 8 - Roger Federer (pictured) should carry on until the London 2012 Olympics, Jacques Rogge, President of the International Olympic Committee, has written to urge him.
AUGUST 6 - LORD TRIESMAN (pictured), the chairman of the Football Association, said it would be "barking mad" if Britain were not represented in the 2012 Olympic tournament and promised that they would be.