China have officially announced their intention to stage the 2019 International Basketball Association (FIBA) World Cup after submitting their bid book to FIBA, with the tag-line “More than ever”.
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Qatar Olympic Committee hold Women in Sport Media Workshop to continue drive for gender equality in sport
The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) are hosting a Women in Sport Media Workshop, in cooperation with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), as they continue their drive to become a leading nation in creating opportunities for the benefit of global sports development.
Renaud Lavillenie heads a star-studded field for the opening International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting of the season at the Qatar Sports Club here, as the French pole vaulter bids to earn his sixth consecutive Diamond Race Trophy.
WADA acknowledge French study into micro-dosing has "raised questions" about ability of athletes to avoid detection
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have acknowledged that a French television documentary which saw eight athletes undergo a month-long period of micro-dosing did "raise questions" about the ability of athletes to avoid testing positive by taking minimal amounts of performance enhancing substances.
Thomas Weikert, President of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has met with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach in Lausanne to discuss ways in which the two organisations can work together to achieve common goals, including the addition of an extra gold medal for the sport.
Taipei in Taiwan is set to host the third edition of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s Youth and Junior World Championships, with 441 boxers from 45 nations due to compete across 11 days of competition.
Slovenia’s Jan Polanc claimed victory on the fifth stage of the Giro d’Italia, while Spain’s Alberto Contador took the overall race lead after the first battle of the general classification contenders took place between La Spezia and Abetone.
Para-rowers have become the latest participants in the Proud Paralympian pilot education programme which took place from May 8 to 10 at Gavirate, Italy.
Toronto 2015 have announced nine well-known Canadians who will participate in the Pan American Games Torch Relay, which gets underway at the end of the month.
Russia claimed six of the eight gold medals on offer in swimming events at the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) World Games in Seoul.
FIFA are set to provide additional support to Russia to tackle the country’s problems with racism ahead of the 2018 World Cup and claim they hope the tournament will have a “positive impact” on the country.
Study claiming micro-dosing can bypass Biological Passport findings criticised by World Anti Doping Agency
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have rejected suggestions they endorsed a French television documentary supposedly demonstrating how athletes can avoid detection from the Athlete Biological Passport (ABP) by micro-dosing, condemning the use of "human guinea pigs" in the experiment.
Condolences have been offered by the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) to Nepalese people following the devastating earthquake which hit the Asian country late last month.
A special event will be held at Toronto's Berkeley Street Theatre tomorrow in which the entertainment schedule for the Arts and Culture Festival taking place alongside this summer's Pan American and Parapan American Games will be revealed.