The World Combat Games and the World Mind Games could be resurected following discussions during the SportAccord International Federations (IF) Forum here, insidethegames understands.
The 39th edition of the World Sambo Championships is set to begin here tomorrow, marking the first time that the sport’s flagship event has been held in Africa.
World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) President Ian Anderson has announced the international governing body will bid for inclusion at the 2024 Olympic Games following its Tokyo 2020 failure.
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has launched a scathing attack on the World Squash Federation (WSF) which describes its President N Ramachandran as an "embarrassment to the sport" and blames the world governing body for the repeated failure to secure inclusion on the Olympic programme.
Shashank Manohar is set to replace Narayanaswami Srinivasan as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BBCI) named him as their representative in cricket's world governing body.
Two-times World Championships runner-up Mohamed Elshorbagy of Egypt has maintained his stranglehold on the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Rankings by topping the standings for the 13th consecutive month.
Raffaele Chiulli has been re-elected President of the International Union of Powerboating (UIM).
Bangladesh will host cricket's Asia Cup for the third year in a row in 2016, it has been announced, with the tournament due to be played in the Twenty20 format for the first time.
Shane Warne and Sachin Tendulkar have ramped up the pressure on the International Cricket Council (ICC) to allow the Twenty20 game to bid to become an Olympic sport.
Elshorbagy to begin pursuit of maiden PSA Men's World Championship title with first-round clash against Avila
Egyptian world number one Mohamed Elshorbagy will begin his campaign to win his first Professional Squash Association (PSA) Men’s World Championship title against Mexico’s Alfredo Avila after the draw for the event in Bellevue, Washington, was announced.
The Federation of International Polo (FIP) remains committed to getting the sport back in the Olympic Games, despite failing in its application to be included on the Tokyo 2020 programme.
The invention of the Bowls Sports League, which was officially launched as part of SPORTEL here, will “harm” boules’ bid for inclusion at the 2024 Olympic Games, Confédération Mondiale des Sports de Boules (CMSB) President Claude Azéma told insidethegames.
Cricket's governing body calls for meetings with IOC to discuss involvement in more multi-sport events
International Cricket Council (ICC) representatives are seeking a meeting here with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to discuss opportunities for inclusion in more sporting events due to the "growing popularity" of the sport.
Next month's Professional Squash Association (PSA) Men's World Championships will be the most globally diverse event in history, organisers have claimed, after each of the world's top 40 players confirmed their entries.
In the wake of this year’s Pacific Games, sports fans in Papua New Guinea can look forward to more top-class action, following the announcement that the city of Port Moresby is to host three matches in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.