The Universiade Flame has been blessed by Pope Francis after the Naples 2019 Summer Universiade Torch Relay reached Vatican City.
A group of 47 athletes will represent New Zealand in seven sports at next month's Summer Universiade in Naples.
Trinidad and Tobago want to host a World University Championship (WUC) event soon - and would be very keen to hold an inaugural cricket competition.
University Sport South Africa (USSA) President Ilhaam Groenewald set a target of eight medals for the country's athletes at the Summer Universiade in Naples as the team was announced in Pretoria.
The Naples 2019 Summer Universiade Flame made its second stop today at International University Sports Federation (FISU) headquarters on the University of Lausanne campus.
The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has applied to the Russian Student Sports Union to send 12 athletes to Naples for the Summer Universiade next month.
Peking University President Hao Ping welcomed representatives from the International University Sports Federation (FISU) to discuss the implementation of the organisation's Healthy Campus project.
The University of Turin hosted a ceremony here marking the start of the Torch Relay for next month's Summer Universiade in Naples.
Punjab's Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has given clearance for the newly-named Punjab Sports University to open in Patiala from September 1.
The Torch Relay for the Naples 2019 Summer Universiade is set to begin here tomorrow with a month to go until the competition starts.
Young offenders will be given the chance to take part in the Opening Ceremony for the Summer Universiade in Naples next month.
A delegation from the Russian city of Yekaterinburg visited the International University Sports Federation (FISU) headquarters in Lausanne to present its bid to host the Summer Universiade in 2023.
Australia will send one of it's largest ever teams to the Summer Universiade, which is due to begin in Naples on July 3, with preparations being finalised among the last few teams.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has decided not to govern college esports in the United States.
Swimmer Federica Pellegrini foresees a great opportunity for Italy as Naples prepares to host the 2019 Summer Universiade.