Colombia’s Egan Bernal, Spain’s Mikel Landa and Britain’s Simon Yates are among the favourites to be crowned winner of the 2021 Giro d’Italia, with the three-week Grand Tour set to begin in Turin tomorrow.
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The Paris Administrative Court of Appeal has permitted the resumption of work on the site for the Paris 2024 shooting events, but construction of the Media Village remains suspended.
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World Skate has announced a four-year agreement with the Mediapro Group, which is expected to develop and market the governing body’s international events.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) says it has imposed an analytical testing restriction (ATR) on the Romanian Doping Control Laboratory in Bucharest for six months.
The German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) has said it is "amazed" by allegations about the current leadership, after an anonymous email claimed more than a third of staff say there is a "culture of fear" within the organisation.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has held a meeting with organisers of the Oberstdorf 2021 Nordic World Ski Championships, with 2023 hosts Planica in attendance to gain insight into the staging of the event.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has announced the postponement of the Malaysian Open, which had been due to serve as a qualification event for Tokyo 2020.
A petition calling for the cancellation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games due to the COVID-19 pandemic has received more than 200,000 signatures in two days.
Hong Kong is holding an inaugural Teqball Challenge Cup event as it seeks to prepare a team for the rescheduled Asian Beach Games in Sanya.
Bids for the 2030 FIFA World Cup, the World Athletics Championships and the 2025 Women’s Rugby World Cup are under consideration by UK Sport as the Government agency targets a decade of hosting major sporting events.
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Atsuo Hamada, a professor of travel medicine at Tokyo Medical University, has claimed securing medical resources will be key for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held this year.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has held a series of training webinars with ComplexCore to provide advice on training and how to prevent injuries.