Retired Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov believes mixed martial arts has "big chances" of inclusion at Los Angeles 2028 as he pledged to help the sport's bid for a place at the Olympic Games.
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More than $1.3 million (£968,000/€1.1 million) in grants is to be provided by the LA84 Foundation to Southern California school-based and community youth sports organisations.
A race is on to develop a commercial flying taxi service in time for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Mayor to chair new coalition of cities inspired by Agenda 2020 to improve gender equality
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is to chair a new international coalition of cities committed to advancing gender equality policies through local Government and whose aims have been partly influenced by the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Agenda 2020.
One of the upgrades being made to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) ahead of the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games is expected to be completed earlier than planned.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who played a crucial role in the city being awarded the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games, could be set to step down to take up a role in the United States Government when Joe Biden takes over as the new President.
A Los Angeles 2028 venue could be set to be used as a temporary homeless shelter if a motion by a group of politicians is adopted.
The LA84 Foundation has published the results of the Los Angeles County Youth Sports Participation Survey for Play Equity, which discovered the participation rate of girls and boys in 17 of the 23 sports surveyed is higher across the county than in the nation as a whole.
NOlympicsLA member Anne Orchier claimed the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles will "exacerbate the crisis" in the United States.
Los Angeles 2028 has been praised for its “great progress” during the first meeting of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission, with its brand launch, youth development funding and venue masterplan among the items discussed.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is set to discuss cricket and the Olympic Games again after issuing a questionnaire to member countries asking them to assess "the potential financial support" which they might receive if the sport should return to the programme for the first time in 128 years at Los Angeles 2028.
World Shooting Para Sport is proposing to make a series of changes to its programme for the Los Angeles 2028 Paralympic Games.
SoFi Stadium, a key Los Angeles 2028 venue, is set to become the first major stadium in the United States to implement digital twin technology.
Los Angeles 2028's chief revenue officer Kathy Carter has promised organisers are not taking the luxury of time for granted, despite the eight-year wait before the next Summer Olympics and Paralympics on American soil.
As Olympic bosses contemplate the ashes of the 2020 sports season, they might at least console themselves that they are not running an airline.