Brazil’s Thiago Pereira became the most successful athlete in the history of Pan American Games swimming here today, winning his 20th and 21st all-time medals to move above compatriot Gustavo Borges in the all-time stakes,
Canada's Ellie Black and Colombia's Jossimar Calvo Moreno secured double gold on the final day of artistic gymnastics competition here today, to end their participation at the 2015 Pan American Games with three gold medal each.
Double clean sweep for host nation rounds off third night of Pacific Games athletics at Port Moresby 2015
Papua New Guinea’s sprinters sent the home crowd into raptures as they claimed all six 400 metres Pacific Games medals by sweeping the podium in both the men’s and women’s events to round off the third evening of athletics finals here in style.
Fiji claimed two of the four gold medals available in today’s lawn bowls finals, winning the men’s singles and women’s triples titles at the Bisini Sports Grounds.
Poland's Rafal Majka climbed clear of his breakaway companions in the mountains to win Stage 11 of the Tour de France from Pau to Cauterets, on a day where there was little change in the general classification positions.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) has extended its deal with Kanoo Vehicle Leasing (KVL) to provide its vehicles at special rates both for itself and its Federations.
USA Track & Field (USATF) today announced that the University of Oregon's Vin Lananna and Southern Illinois University's Connie Price-Smith have been chosen as the men's and women's head coaches for Team USA at next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) has announced a restructuring of its membership in order to make the sports more accessible across the country.
Five-time Paralympic champion Ihar Boki of Belarus clocked his second world record of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships on his way to taking gold in the men's 100 metres backstroke S13 with a dominant victory at the Tollcross International Swimming Centre in Glasgow.
An appeal has been launched by UK Deaf Sport to help send a team to the 2017 Deaflympic Games in Samsun in Turkey.
WheelPower have appointed Chris Turner to the key role of national sports director for the national charity of wheelchair sport.
FIFA’s Disciplinary Committee has announced it will not intervene in the controversy which saw New Zealand thrown out of the Pacific Games Olympic qualifying tournament here after allegedly fielding an alleged ineligible player.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has already generated as much from the sale of broadcasting rights for Games in the next Olympic quadrennium, from 2017 to 2020, as the $4.1 billion (£2.6 billion/€3.7 billion) sum it will receive from this, the Movement’s largest revenue source during the present Olympic cycle culminating with Rio 2016.
French President François Hollande today called on the country’s top athletes to act as ambassadors for Paris 2024, as the French capital used the nation’s traditional Bastille Day celebrations to act as a spectacular send-off for its latest Olympic and Paralympic bid.
Papua New Guinea could become the first of the Pacific islands to host the Commonwealth Games after Sports Minister Justin Tkatchenko claimed they are “ready” to host the event and may bid sometime in the near future.