Veli Ahmadov, the bus driver who allegedly hit three Austrian synchronised swimmers on the eve of the European Games here, has been arrested by police, it has been confirmed by the Azerbaijani Interior Ministry and prosecutors.
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Switzerland’s Olympic champion Nicola Spirig powered away from her rivals in the final discipline of the women’s triathlon here today, to add the European Games title to her impressive collection of medals.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) and the American Boxing Confederation have revealed the names of the boxers who are set to compete at the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games.
Only two races were possible on the third day of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup in Weymouth and Portland, Britain, with a constantly changing wind making conditions unsailable.
The countdown to Europe’s first continental multi-sport Games is officially over after the Opening Ceremony of Baku 2015, which saw a sold-out Olympic Stadium in the Azerbaijan’s capital city treated to spectacular performances, including from international music star Lady Gaga.
Vanessa Sahinovic, who was the most seriously injured of the three Austrian synchronised swimmers involved in a bus accident in the Baku 2015 Athletes’ Village, is now in a stable condition in a hospital in Vienna, Austria following surgery.
Judo Canada have become the latest governing body to name their athletes for the Parapan American Games in Toronto, which are set to be held from August 7 to 15.
Marit Bouwmeester continued her excellent start to the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup at Portland and Weymouth in Britain, as the Dutch sailor earned victories in both of today’s races in the Laser Radial class.
World Bowling have launched their bid to be included in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic programme after officially submitting their application to be considered for inclusion as an additional event.
Spain have announced a 21-strong team for the 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships set to be held from July 13 to 19 in Glasgow, Scotland.
CGF chief executive Grevemberg visits Samoa to inspect final preparations ahead of Commonwealth Youth Games
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg has completed a visit to Apia to assess the Samoan capital’s final preparations ahead of hosting the Commonwealth Youth Games from September 5 to 11.
Home favourite Martina Caironi heads the field at the latest International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix in Grosseto, Italy, with three days of competition due to be held from tomorrow until Sunday (June 14).
Three members of the Austrian synchronised swimming team have been injured in the Baku 2015 Athletes Village after being struck by a shuttle bus, with one of the athletes suffering serious injuries, the Austrian Olympic Committee (ÖOC) have confirmed in a statement.
European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Patrick Hickey claimed here today that two cities have expressed an interest in replacing The Netherlands as hosts of the 2019 edition of the European Games.
Prince Harry joined England’s 2003 Rugby World Cup winners Jonny Wilkinson and Will Greenwood to launch the Trophy Tour for this year's tournament, which is due to start in London in 100 days.