By Michael Pavitt and Matthew Smith in Apia
Pacific Games come to a close as Samoa Prime Minister calls for "consultations" on transgender athletes in speech
Samoa Prime Minister Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi called for further "consultations" on transgender sports policies during the Closing Ceremony of the 2019 Pacific Games at Apia Park.
Kazan and Budapest are among the frontrunners to host the 2025 and 2027 World Aquatics Championships with the International Swimming Federation (FINA) expected to make an announcement tomorrow here in Gwangju.
Tokyo 2020 has unveiled the official uniforms that will be worn by the more than 110,000 "Field Cast" staff and volunteers and "City Cast" volunteers during next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tension is mounting among swimmers over controversial star Sun Yang's participation in the World Aquatics Championships here in Gwangju.
Pini secures second term Pacific Games Council athlete representative as Samoa 2019 swimmers honoured
Papua New Guinea’s Ryan Pini has been re-elected as the athletes’ representative on the Pacific Games Council (PGC) Executive Board, while swimmers Brandon Schuster and Emma Terebo were announced as the best athletes of Samoa 2019 here today.
Sporting drama continued at Samoa 2019 until the final seconds as an injury time strike from centre back Billy Jones saw New Zealand triumph in the men’s football final and clinch the final gold medal of the 16th Pacific Games.
Vanuatu runner socks it to the competition by winning 2019 Pacific Games half marathon without shoes
Vanuatu’s Margaret Kuras won the women's half marathon at the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games today (July 20) despite running wearing only socks on her feet.
Australian duo Matthew Carter and Maddison Keeney claimed gold at the World Aquatics Championships here in Gwangju despite being put together just a couple of hours before the mixed 3m synchro springboard final had been due to begin.
Tunisia are aiming to win their 10th African Men's Volleyball Championship as they host the event in capital Tunis.
Mexico’s taekwondo squad were sent on their way to the Lima 2019 Pan American Games with the words of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador ringing in their ears.
Paralympic medallists and an athlete who represented Tanzania at the 2012 Olympic Games in London are among the 39 competitors named on Australia's swimming team for their home International Federation for Athletes with Intellectual Impairments (INAS) Global Games in Brisbane.
Beijing is set to stage the seventh edition of the Chinese Olympic Committee's (COC) youth camp in November.
Exclusive: Samaranch vows to protect Olympic Movement if China's diplomatic rows with US and Canada affect Beijing 2022
China's increasingly bitter trade war with the United States has not impacted preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games so far but organisers admit it could affect planning if a solution is not found.
Beijing 2022 has employed the Alibaba Group to run its ticketing programme for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics – a role the Chinese company seems set to fulfil for several editions of the Games afterwards.