Bid leader and Colombian minister of sport, Andres Botero Phiillipsbourne, shows some powerful images and explains why bidding host Medellin is the right fit for the 2018 Youth Olympics.
The International Racquetball Federation (IRF) has been forced to move its 2018 World Championships for a second time after the facilities where the event was due to be held in Cali, Colombia, were demolished.
Colombia has been announced as the host of the inaugural Americas Rugby Challenge, a new national team tournament for countries in the Americas.
Former Colombian Football Federation (FCF) president Luis Bedoya has testified that a sports marketing executive told him up to $15m (€12.9m) in bribe payments was available to South American officials from Qatari sources ahead of the vote to decide the destination of the 2022 Fifa World Cup.
The German Football League (DFL) has signed a strategic partnership with the Colombian División Mayor del Fútbol Colombiano (Dimayor), the organising body of club football in Colombia.
The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) has given its formal backing to a proposed bid from the Colombian Football Federation (FCF) to host the 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup.
The chief investigator of Fifa’s Ethics Committee has recommended life bans for the former presidents of the Chilean Football Association (ANFP) and Colombian Football Federation (FCF) after finding cases of misconduct under the rules of world football’s governing body, including those pertaining to bribery and corruption.
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has announced that the inaugural edition of its new Colombia Open next year will represent the biggest squash tournament ever to be staged in Latin America.
Mexico has secured its second tournament on the men’s ATP World Tour tennis calendar through the acquisition of an event previously held by the Colombian capital of Bogota.
Colombia has become the latest South American nation to express an interest in hosting the 2030 Fifa World Cup.
The International Triathlon Union, the sport’s global governing body, has added a new event in Colombia to its 2014 World Cup schedule.
The UCI (International Cycling Union) management committee has announced that the 2016 UCI BMX World Championships will be held in Medellin, Colombia.
Buenos Aires has fallen behind Glasgow and Medellin in its bid to host the 2018 Youth Olympics, as the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s evaluation commission reports funding concerns.