United States finished top of the medal table at the inaugural World Urban Games as the three-day competition came to a close here today.
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Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) President Raffaele Chiulli said he is "very happy" with the inaugural World Urban Games here – but warned against "unnecessary" future expansion.
Ami added World Urban Games glory to her World Breaking Championship title in Budapest, however men's world champion Menno was defeated by Victor in an electric atmosphere at the Nagyvásártelep.
World Urban Games hosts Budapest "want to be European sport capital" - but rule out 2032 Olympic bid
The 2019 World Urban Games organising committee chairman says host city Budapest wants to be "one of the three most important sport capitals of Europe" - but has ruled out a bid for the 2032 Olympics.
Budapest will have its latest audition as a potential future Olympic host city when it plays host to the first ever World Urban Games, under the auspices of the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF).
The event operating director of the first World Urban Games wants the event in Budapest to provide a "blueprint" for future editions of the competition.
Former world champion Saeid Mollaei has revealed he is seeking asylum after confirming Iranian officials threatened to hurt him and his family if he did not withdraw or deliberately lose at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships last week.
Veteran judokas Filzmoser and Miklós given first IJF Fair Play trophies for promoting sporting values
Sabrina Filzmoser and Ungvári Miklós have become the first ever recipients of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Fair Play trophy for their respect to the values of the sport.
Japan have won the mixed team event at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships for the third year in succession.
Organisers of next year's Olympic Games claim they are "delighted" with the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships, which have doubled as a test event for Tokyo 2020.
The final day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships sees the mixed team event round off the action at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo.
Lukáš Krpálek has become a two-weight International Judo Federation (IJF) world champion, after triumphing in the over-100 kilograms weight category in Tokyo.
The Israel Judo Association (IJA) chief has claimed that under-81 kilograms world number one Saeid Mollaei was forced by Iranian officials to throw his final two matches at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships.
Madeleine Malonga beat the world number one and reigning champion on her way to gold in the under-78 kilograms category at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships.
Double Olympic gold medal-winning judoka Teddy Riner is keeping a "low profile" as he skips this year's International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships, but is vowing to be back on the tatami in Tokyo next year.