Ashgabat is set to stage the 2018 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships after scheduled hosts Lima agreed to hand over the event to Turkmenistan’s capital.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima, due to open on Wednesday (September 13), is the third time the "Olympic family" has met in South America in the last four years but in truth it is really making up for lost time.
The 2024 host city vote was to have been the crowning moment of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima. Now that it has been agreed that Paris and Los Angeles will stage the next two Games, the Peruvians may well feel that someone has stolen their thunder.
This year's International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session will take place in Lima in September as planned, it was announced today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) envoy Alejandro Blanco has given praised Lima as deliberations continue over whether to keep September's IOC Session in Peru.
Lima could lose the right to host the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session where the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games is due to be awarded.
It seems a typically clever move by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to appoint his four vice presidents to a working group to, as the news release put it, “explore changes to the candidature procedure” with “everything…on the table”.
The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly in Ashgabat has been postponed until September 20 to allow more time for delegates to arrive from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima.
A decision on the host city of the 2018 Karate World Championships will "hopefully be made in the the coming weeks", the World Karate Federation (WKF) has told insidethegames.
Antonio Espinós, the President of the World Karate Federation (WKF), has revealed that the 2018 Karate World Championships, scheduled to be held in Peru’s capital Lima, could be re-located due to problems with the proposed venue.
Israel’s Sylvie Rouquie has revealed she looked to soften the blow of suffering an injury on the eve of the recent World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Poomsae Championships in Lima by visiting Peru’s most iconic destination, Machu Picchu.
World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue has targeted further poomsae taekwondo events around the world following the successful tenth edition of the World Championships in Peru's capital Lima.
The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Poomsae Championships in Lima came to a close today with the First Lady of Peru, Nancy Lange Kuczynski, witnessing the action.
A total of eight gold medals were won by seven different countries on the penultimate day of competition at the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Poomsae Championships at the National Sport Village in Lima.
The tenth World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Poomsae Championships got underway in Peru's capital Lima today with South Korea and Turkey both winning two gold medals each.