Rome has signed up the company in charge of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic ceremonies to produce its official candidacy event for its 2024 Summer Olympics bid.
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Raquel Rodríguez scored twice as Costa Rica stunned Mexico at the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) women's Olympic qualification tournament to keep their Rio 2016 hopes alive.
Egypt and hosts Cameroon will face each other for a place at the Rio 2016 Olympics after both won their semi-finals at the Women's African Olympic qualifier in Yaounde.
The best swimmers in the world will face up to seven drugs tests ahead of August's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, according to reports.
CSM Sports & Entertainment, the marketing and consultancy company headed by International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe, has been appointed by golf's European Tour to represent its global commercial and sponsorship rights.
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England Netball has announced a deal which will see Brooks Sports become their official sports bra partner.
New Zealand's Paralympian Kate Horan broke her own flying 200 metres world record at her country's National Track Championships in Cambridge.
The International Paralympic Committee has unveiled a social media "rebrand".
Reigning International Skating Union (ISU) Four Continents figure skating champion Denis Ten faces stiff competition with the defence of his men's title beginning in Taipei this week.
Olympic and world champions United States will hope to utilise home advantage at the Women's Water Polo World League Intercontinental Tournament which begins in Lewisville tomorrow.
Nikita Kamayev, the former executive director of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), has died after suffering a heart attack.
London 2012 bronze medallists Canada eased into the semi-finals of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) women's Olympic qualification tournament after demolishing Trinidad and Tobago 6-0.