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Nanjing 2014 hands over the baton to Buenos Aires 2018

And what a Games it was! Almost 12 months have passed since Nanjing welcomed young athletes from 203 nations and put the ancient Chinese city on the map as a young and vibrant destination that is now hosting world class sporting events. To...Show More Summary

Romanian Gymnast Andreea Raducan in Lausanne to meet the IOC President

However she was disqualified after winning the all-round title after failing a drugs test, although it was apparent, that she unknowingly took the substance on the advice of her team doctor. Due to these circumstances Andreea has for many years hoped to be re-instated as the Gold Medal winner. Show More Summary

Eurosport wins Olympic TV rights

The European TV rights for the Olympic Games are awarded to Eurosport and its parent channel in a $1.45 billion deal.

Gatlin fifth-fastest in 200m history

Justin Gatlin becomes the fifth-fastest 200m runner in history as he wins Sunday's final at the American Athletics Championships.

GB beat Malaysia in World League

Britain's men come back from a goal down to beat Malaysia 3-1 at the World League semi-final in Antwerp.

Smith lifts best for British title

Commonwealth champion Zoe Smith lifts a personal best to win the 63kg event at the British Weightlifting Championship.

VIDEO: Team GB win gold in men's foil fencing

Great Britain's men win European Games gold in the team fencing foil with a 45-41 win over Olympic champions Italy.

Shaw wins European windsurfing gold

Britain's Olympic bronze medallist Bryony Shaw wins gold at the RS:X European Championships in Sicily.

Manchester 'may bid for Euro Games'

Manchester is interested in hosting the 2023 European Games according to European Olympic Committee president Patrick Hickey.

VIDEO: GB win two more golds in Baku

Luke Greenbank and Joe Joyce continue Great Britain's success at the 2015 European Games in Baku, with gold medals in boxing and swimming respectively.

Farah to stay with coach Salazar

Double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah says he will continue to work with coach Alberto Salazar.

Alberto Salazar's response: What questions remain?

The BBC examines Alberto Salazar's response to claims of anti-doping violations - and looks at what his statement does not address.

Britain's Kelly win bronze in Baku

Josh Kelly is forced to settle for welterweight bronze after losing to Azerbaijan's Parvis Baghirov at the European Games.

GB hockey beat China in World League

Team GB improve their Olympic qualification hopes with a 8-1 win over China at the World League semi-final tournament.

Bolt drops out of Jamaican trials

Usain Bolt withdraws from the 100m at the Jamaican national trials, with no reason given for the decision.

VIDEO: Greenbank wins swimming gold for GB

Luke Greenbank wins gold in the 100m backstroke at the European Games after clocking the fastest qualifying time in the heats.

GB rowers 'strongest' Hill has seen

Olympic bronze medallist Phelan Hill says the current British rowing team is the best he has been part of.

Olympic Highlights

The IOC Members and the 2022 Candidate Cities at The Olympic Museum © IOC / Ian Jones IOC ACTIVITIES PRESIDENT On 9 June, the two 2022 Candidate Cities of Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Beijing (China) officially presented their candidatures...Show More Summary

Honouring ordinary people living through extraordinary times on World Refugee Day

Such is the story of 18-year-old Nyamuoch Nhial Yang. South Sudanese, she was forced to flee her home last year following the insurgency that broke out in her country and which left her and her three younger siblings orphaned. Today,...Show More Summary

IOC President in Kyrgyzstan - meets National Olympic Committee and country's President

President Bach held talks with the Kyrgyz President, Almazbek Atambayev. They discussed sport and its contribution to the development of the country. The IOC President said that sport can play an important role in reconciling, uniting...Show More Summary

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