The countdown to the Asian Para Games is continuing with the event already hailed as the largest edition so far.
Florence AlmondFollow @floalmond
Recent articles by Florence
The Parkwood Precinct which hosted the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Athletes' Village in April is now subject to an urban renewal project which will transform it into a retail and residential hub.
South Korea has pledged to re-examine its compulsory military service law, a move which could impact thousands of athletes.
The Japan Basketball Association (JBA) has apologised to a Parliamentary group for the actions of four members of their men's team who were sent home from Jakarta following a sex scandal at the Asian Games.
Malaysia suffered their second defeat in two days at the hands of hosts Singapore at the OCBC Arena, as the home side's fight for a qualification place at Netball World Cup Asia qualifier continued.
France’s Jean-Charles Valladont and American Brady Ellison benefitted from the new rules as they both qualified for semi-finals of the men's recurve event at the World Archery Field Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo.
Russia took gold in both the men’s and women’s lightweight events at the International University Sport Federation (FISU) World University Boxing Championships in Russia.
Russia has been confirmed as hosts of the 2020 European Ski Orienteering Championships after the sport's governing body sought clarity from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on awarding the event to the country.
Hosts Portugal picked up their first win at the International Hockey Federation Hockey Series Open in Lousada after a hard fought 5-4 victory against Turkey.
Frenchman Alexandre Geniez led a dominant breakaway group to claim victory on the 12th stage of the Vuelta a España and Spaniard Jesus Herrada snatched the overall lead from Britain's Simon Yates.
Beijing 2022 has launched a new recruitment drive for positions within the Organising Committee prior to the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates has been awarded the 2019 International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) World Games, despite the city pulling out of hosting the 2017 edition.
The Junior Freestyle Ski and Snowboard Championships in Cardrona in New Zealand closed with a Russian clean sweep of the podium in the men’s snowboard parallel slalom as athletes from the national also took silver and bronze in the women's event.
Six-time Olympic short-track speed skating gold medallist Viktor Ahn has decided to retire from the sport and return to his home country of South Korea after rejecting an offer to coach the Russian team.
Paralympic gold medallist Ryan Scott will not be joining his Australian teammates to defend their wheelchair rugby title at Tokyo 2020 as he has announced his retirement.