Increasingly in sport, most roads that do not lead to the Middle East lead to China and its huge market of 1.3 billion people, a growing proportion of them highly aspirational and middle class.
Vladimir Morozov and Katinka Hosszú each grabbed two gold medals on the second day of the International Swimming Federation Swimming World Cup in Jinan in China.
Former International Swimming Federation (FINA) Executive member Tamás Gyárfás has been charged by Hungarian prosecutors with ordering the murder of a Budapest business rival.
FINA "carefully monitoring situation" after Korean nightclub loft collapse kills two people and injures World Aquatics Championships athletes
The International Swimming Federation (FINA) claimed it is "carefully monitoring the situation" after several athletes at the World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju were injured when the loft at a nightclub collapsed in the early hours of Saturday morning, killing two people.
In an ideal sporting world, athletes and those who govern them work in harmony to produce entertaining spectacles, improved achievements and, ideally, an atmosphere that attracts new generations of followers and participants.
Constitution amendments passed at FINA Congress as Federation "clarifies position" on outside competitions
New guidelines on the authorisation of outside competitions were passed at the International Swimming Federation's (FINA) General Congress here today in the wake of FINA's battle with the International Swimming League (ISL).