The preliminary round of the 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples has begun as South Korea defeated Uruguay 2-1 in the first match of the men's football competition.
The Media Centre where the journalists of the world are covering this Universiade has been named in honour of the man who came up with the name of the Games.
Naples is ready to welcome the Summer Universiade back to Italy as the multi-sport competition begins tomorrow in the same country it was first held in 60 years ago.
Summer Universiade 2019 organisers will recreate the Bay of Naples in the Stadio San Paolo tomorrow when the Opening Ceremony is set to feature mermaids, rap music, light shows, fireworks and even a performance from Andrea Bocelli.
A team of 275 Russian athletes has arrived in Naples for the 2019 Summer Universiade, due to begin here on Wednesday (July 3).
International University Sports Federation (FISU) secretary general and chief executive Eric Saintrond has predicted that the Summer Universiade will be "excellent", with two days to go until Naples 2019 is due to begin.
The Athletes' Village for the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Summer Universiade has been officially opened just days before competition gets under way in Naples.
Switzerland will send an 82-member team to the Naples 2019 Summer Universiade with the nation set to be represented in 11 sports.
Ghana have selected a 12-strong team for next month’s Summer Universiade in Naples with all members participating in athletics.
The Olympic Channel will provide live coverage of the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Summer Universiade as it begins in Naples on July 3, they have announced.
The cruise ships that will offer athletes a unique experience at the 2019 Summer Universiade are primed for their first arrivals in Naples.
Italian violinist Lino Cannavacciuolo’s music will provide the soundtrack to the commercials of the 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples.
Romania's Nadia Comăneci, the first gymnast to complete a perfect 10 routine at the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal, has included an appearance at the 1981 Summer Universiade in Bucharest as a career highlight with less than three weeks to go until the 2019 edition in Naples.
Volunteers for Naples 2019 had their first training sessions ahead of the Summer Universiade due to begin on July 3.
UniSport Australia have revealed the 23 athletes in the men and women's basketball teams set to compete at next month's 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples.