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July 4 - Japanese swimming star Takuro Fujii, who claimed a bronze medal at Beijing 2008, said that all of the nation's athletes are behind the Tokyo bid for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, and are watching closely to see if it is successful.
July 4 - Team GB's official target at London 2012 will be winning at least 48 medals, one more than Beijing four years ago, and retaining its place among the top four countries, it was announced today.
July 3 - London 2012 Opening Ceremony artistic director Danny Boyle has sent a personal, handwritten note to PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) founder Ingrid E Newkirk in which he has promised to make concessions over the controversial use of live animals in his show at the Olympic Stadium on July 27.
July 3 - The Princess Royal will be a special guest at the Team GB preparation camp within Loughborough University tomorrow, where, as President of the British Olympic Association (BOA), she will be welcomed by five-time Olympic gold medallist and Team GB Ambassador Sir Steve Redgrave, Team GB Chef de Mission Andy Hunt and preparation camp director Mike Hay.
July 3 - Surrey are welcoming athletes for their final training sessions ahead of London 2012 with 12 international Olympic and Paralympic teams set to use the British county as a base camp in order to put the finishing touches on their preparations for the Games.
July 3 - Plans for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games got underway this week after the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) delivered a special orientation seminar in the Korean city to around high profile 70 delegates.
July 2 - UEFA will vote on selecting the host nation for the 2020 European Championships in May 2014, several months later than originally announced, another decision which seems to help Istanbul's campaign to stage the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.
July 2 - The medals to be awarded during the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics will be stored in secure vaults at the Tower of London after being handed over tonight and placed in the same place as where the Crown Jewels are kept.
By Tom Degun at the Broad Street Boxing Club in London
July 2 - Team GB bantamweight boxer Luke Campbell, who will be a major gold medal contender at the London 2012 Olympics, took time out of his preparations for the Games to visit here in the East End of London to congratulate them on becoming the 1,000th club sign-up to the Join In Local Sport weekend on August 18 and 19.
July 1 - Every British gold medal won at the London 2012 Olympics will automatically mean a free mini-break for two to Paris under a novel social networking campaign devised by tourist authorities in the French capital.
June 30 - Turkey's controversial interest in hosting football's European Championships as well as the Olympics and Paralympics in 2020 hit a serious snag today when UEFA President Michel Platini made it clear he was running out of patience.
Canadian show jumper Ian Millar holds the record for the most Olympic appearances by an athlete in any sport. When he competed at London 2012 at the age of 65 it was the tenth time he had competed in the Games since making his debut 30 years earlier at Munich 1972. He had won his only Olympic medal at Beijing 2008 when he was part of Canada’s team that took silver in the team jumping event. Millar won a gold medal in the Pan American Games team jumping event at Toronto 2015. He announced his retirement in 2019.
The Football Association (The FA) is the governing body of football in England. We are responsible for promoting and developing the game at all levels; from grass roots through to the professional game, The FA Cup and the England International teams, and has two core assets: Wembley Stadium and St George's Park. This role sits at the centre of the five-association feasibility study into the possibility of the UK&I bidding to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup.
As Tokyo 2020 mark 100 days to go until the opening of the Paralympics, IPC President Andrew Parsons tells Mike Rowbottom why he feels the Games in the Japanese capital will be the most important edition in the event's history.