Formula E chief executive Alejandro Agag has said the electric car-racing series is in talks over holding new races in Beirut, Cairo and Doha, along with returning to China.
The International Fencing Federation (FIE) has awarded hosting rights for three of its upcoming events to Salt Lake City in Utah, US, the Egyptian capital of Cairo and Zagreb in Croatia.
The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has confirmed that Zaragoza in Spain will host this year’s U17 World Championships, while the 2017 men’s and women’s U19 World Championships will be staged in Egypt and Italy, respectively.
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has announced that the 2016 edition of its Men’s World Championship will take place in Cairo, while also confirming the addition of a new event to its PSA W50 women’s series.
International Judo Federation (IJF) president Marius Vizer has said six cities are in contention to stage its 2018 and 2019 World Championships, and has maintained North Korea remains a “genuine contender” to host the 2017 Junior World Championships.
The World Squash Federation (WSF) has confirmed that its Men’s World Team Squash Championship, which was due to take place in the Egyptian capital of Cairo later this month, has been postponed.