Senegalese President Macky Sall has launched construction of a new 50,000-capacity stadium in Diamniadio in the West African country destined to stage events at the 2022 Youth Olympic Games.
Dakar 2022 general coordinator Ibrahima Wade believes the Summer Youth Olympic Games can provide a catalyst for development in Senegal.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) Executive Committee member Leopold Senghor has been named Senegal's director of high competition.
A mixed team taekwondo competition is set to be contested at the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar.
Senegalese Olympic Committee President Mamadou N'Diaye is seeking China's help in the hosting of the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar.
Dakar 2022 Coordination Commission chair Kirsty Coventry has warned it is essential the Organising Committee is created and Government funding released to ensure the Senegalese city can prepare effectively for the Summer Youth Olympic Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced the addition of baseball5 and wushu to the Dakar 2022 Youth Olympic Games sport programme.
Surfing will add "huge value and excitement" to the Summer Youth Olympic Games when it makes its debut at the event at Dakar 2022, International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre has claimed.
Karate will demonstrate why it "deserves" to be a core Olympic sport when it features at the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has claimed.
Breakdancing, karate, surfing, sport climbing and skateboarding have been confirmed as the additional sports on the programme for the 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, following approval from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach visited Dakar to assess preparations for the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Senegal's capital.
Paris 2024 and Dakar 2022 have signed a wide-ranging agreement, leading to extensive cooperation between organisers of the two Games.
Bach dismisses concerns over Diack on Dakar 2022 after Sir Craig Reedie asks for update on corruption cases at IOC Session
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach rejected concerns regarding the corruption case involving Papa Massata Diack and its impact on the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar in a dismissive response to Britain's Sir Craig Reedie here today.
Inclusion of shotgun events at the Dakar 2022 Youth Olympic Games has been discussed by International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) President Vladimir Lisin.
Summer Youth Olympic Games programme at Dakar 2022 featuring 28 core sports set to be confirmed next year
All 28 core sports are set to feature at the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar and the exact programme could be confirmed by the middle of next year, International Olympic Committee (IOC) sports director Kit McConnell has revealed here.