The 2015 Friendship Games, originally due to be held from August 7 to 9, have been postponed until November owing to the current political tension in Burundi and Rwanda, it has been announced.
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Global asset management group Columbia Threadneedle have been announced as the title sponsor of the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series race in Leeds, England, next year.
The International Sports Federation for Persons with Intellectual Disability (Inas) has revealed the host cities for three of its upcoming major events in 2016 and 2017, with Melbourne, confirmed as the venue for the inaugural Inas International Sailing Championships.
Toronto 2015 volunteers will be thanked for their efforts during the Pan American Games at a gathering in the city today ahead of the Parapan American Games, due to underway with the Opening Ceremony on Friday (August 7).
Fiji claim second Pacific Nations Cup title with thrilling win over Samoa as Rugby World Cup draws closer
Fiji secured their second Pacific Nations Cup crown with a hard-fought 39-29 victory over Samoa in a pulsating final at the Swangard Stadium in Burnaby, Canada, to bring the event to a dramatic close.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has announced it has suspended the Badminton Association of Sri Lanka (SLBA) with immediate effect due to ongoing problems with the organisation.
Two-times Olympic gold medallist and six-times National Basketball Association (NBA) winner Michael Jordan will be inducted to the International Basketball Association (FIBA) Hall of Fame later this year, the sport’s world governing body has announced.
Nottingham has pledged to become the “fastest growing regional city for disability participation” ahead of hosting the Cerebral Palsy International Sport and Recreation Association (CPISRA) World Games next month.
Honduras' President Juan Orlando Hernandez Alvarado has called on the World Taekwondo Federation to help develop the sport in his country following a meeting with Chungwon Choue at the governing body’s headquarters in Seoul.
London 2012 Olympic showjumping champion Steve Guerdat of Switzerland has been provisionally suspended by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) after two of his horses returned positive doping tests at the Nations Cup show in La Baule, France, in May.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has completed a takeover of German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) New Media, the operator of television channel Sportdeutschland.TV, it has been announced.
England Hockey and the European Hockey Federation (EHF) have announced Dutch financial services company Rabobank will be a partner of the 2015 Unibet EuroHockey Championships, due to take place on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London next month.
World Archery have announced they have launched their brand-new website which they claim reflects the sport’s “young fanbase” and their commitment in targeting young people all over the world.
The number of competitors in the men’s individual recurve event at the World Archery Championships in Copenhagen has passed the 200 mark, it has been announced, making the competition the biggest in the sport’s history.