The International Basketball Federation's (FIBA) Executive Committee has confirmed the 2021 Under-19 Basketball World Cup is set to be hosted in the Latvian cities of Riga and Daugavpils in July.
The Women’s World Floorball Championship qualifier in Valmiera has been moved to June 15 to 19 due to the scheduling of other events in Latvia.
The decision to appoint Latvia as the sole host of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Men's World Championship is set to be at an additional cost of between €14 million (£12.5 million/$17 million) and €15 million (£13 million/$18 million), it has been revealed.
Latvia has been confirmed as the sole host of the men's World Ice Hockey Championship after Belarus was stripped of co-hosting rights.
An International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) delegation has visited Latvia as the governing body prepares to make a decision on whether the country can stage this year’s Men’s World Championship.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has admitted it is "probably better" to stage this year’s Men’s World Championships in one country rather than two, but now says a decision on the host will not be made until next week.
International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel has revealed that Latvia have made an offer to host the 2021 World Championships on their own if Belarus were to be stripped of co-host status.
An International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Expert Group has expressed "scepticism" over the reporting of COVID-19 cases in Belarus as part of its review into the status of the 2021 Men’s World Championship.
Ice Hockey Federation of Belarus President Dmitry Baskov has been banned from entering Latvia, with the Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs saying the country will expand the list of individuals sanctioned for violently suppressing peaceful protests.
Belarus Prime Minister says IIHF Men's World Championship boycott threat is "untenable" and "blackmail"
Belarus' Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko has claimed calls to boycott the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship in Minsk are "untenable" and an attempt at blackmail.
The Latvian Olympic Social Fund (LOSF) has announced a deal with the country's branch of the Red Cross.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) will review a report by its Expert Group on preparations for the 2021 Men's World Championship, amid uncertainty over the event in Belarus and Latvia.
Latvian Prime Minister doubts players will travel to Minsk for IIHF World Championship amid security concerns
Latvian Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins has questioned whether teams will be prepared to travel to Belarus to compete at next year's International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Men's World Championships due to concerns over security in the country.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) general secretary Horst Lichtner has admitted that next year’s Men’s World Championship will not be held in Belarus if there is "chaos and revolution" in the country.
Latvia’s Para ice hockey players will be able use a new ice rink in Riga next year as the country bids to field a team at Milan Cortina 2026.