Roger Federer, who made a late decision to enter the Italian Open in Rome, sat out the day with dozens of other players as it rained steadily on the Foro Italico’s clay courts.
With the gift of a golden olive tree of peace and the music of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi ringing in the night air of Rome, the Flame for the 2019 European Games has begun the 50-day journey that will take it to the host city of Minsk.
Illness has reportedly forced ex-biathlon star Darya Domracheva to pull out of helping to light the Flame for the Minsk 2019 European Games here tomorrow.
Here in the Eternal City, two of the most successful Olympians from Belarus will join forces to launch the Minsk 2019 European Games Torch Relay on Friday.
Motorcycle outriders from The One Chapter Belarus to accompany Minsk 2019 Torch on round trip of nearly 8,000 kilometres
Motorcycle outriders are a familiar sight heralding the arrival of any Olympic Torch but for the journey of the European Games' Flame of Peace to Minsk, a biker club will be an integral part of the relay.
Rome has been awarded the 2021 Beach Volleyball World Championships.
The European Olympic Committees' (EOC) newly-elected Gender Equality in Sport Commission has met for the first time in Rome.
Ivo Ferriani faces a crucial vote - and some awkward issues - in Rome this week as he seeks a third consecutive four-year term as President of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) that will be essential to his International Olympic Committee (IOC) ambitions.
Ferriani ready to claim a third term as IBSF President - but doubts over accountability are marring a smooth pathway
Ivo Ferriani, who will seek a third consecutive four-year term as President of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) this week, has apparently developed something of a mantra in recent years. "First four years - evaluation and creation. Second - implementation. Third - legacy".
World Taekwondo has opened its tenth Regional Training Center in Italian capital Rome.
The Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Italian Taekwondo Federation (FITA) and the City of Rome.
Maksim Khramtcov claimed Russia’s third gold medal of the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Rome after beating Spain’s Raul Martinez Garcia to the men’s under 80 kilograms title on the final day of action.
Great Britain's two-time Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones secured gold in the women's under-57 kilogram category on the second day of action at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix at Foro Italico in the Italian capital Rome.
South Korea’s Lee Dae-hoon was one of three winners on the opening day of the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Rome, coming out on top in the men’s under 68 kilograms event.
An expected crowd of 30,000 in Rome's Olympic Stadium will witness what promises to be a compelling men's 100 metres race tomorrow as the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League arrives in Europe for the first time this season.