The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has sent its condolences to those hit by the earthquake that struck Nepal yesterday.
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Home athletes Billy Besson and Marie Riou have secured an early gold medal in the Nacra 17 on a day that also saw the men's 470 and 49er gold medals decided at the International Sailing Federation World Cup in Hyères.
The host nation have secured the gold medals in the Paralympic events at the International Sailing Federation World Cup after strong performances by Damien Seguin and the Sonar team in Hyères.
Hungary have secured the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship gold medal after overcoming a strong Sweden 6-5 in the final at the Ice Cube Curling Centre on Sochi’s Olympic Park.
Canada’s women have claimed the team title at the Pan American Wrestling Championships thanks to their two gold medals in Chile’s capital Santiago.
Cathy Freeman has led the Anzac Day commemorations to remember the Australian Olympians who enlisted in World War One.
The Kenya National Paralympic Committee (KNPC) has blamed its former chair Agnes Oluoch for its suspension from the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and is taking the matter to court.
Canadian Paralympic Committee welcomes increased Government funding for next generation of sports stars
The Canadian Paralympic Committee has welcomed the increase in sports Government funding to support the next generation of athletes for the next four years that was announced this week.
Skate Canada is mourning the loss of its chief operating officer Bethany Tory, who has died suddenly at the age of 44 following complications from minor surgery.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has announced Astana Pro Team will retain its World Tour licence but also warned proceedings will be reopened if new issues arise.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has launched a new campaign to support the nation’s Olympic and Paralympics athletes including a crowd-funding website for donating gifts to the squad.
India’s Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has urged the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to support the country after suspending its own national Paralympic committee, just days after the IPC also suspended it for gross mismanagement.
Some of Brazil’s top athletes, including 10 Paralympic medallists from London 2012, are among the field gearing up to compete at this week’s International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix at the Icaro de Castro Mello Stadium in São Paulo.
Polish Olympic mountain bike medallist Maja Włoszczowska has been revealed as the latest international Athlete Ambassador for the Baku 2015 European Games.
C K Wu, President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), has signed a host nation agreement with Turkey for the European Rio 2016 Olympic Games qualifying event, set to take place in Istanbul next year.