Mongolia

The Mongolian capital of Ulaanbaatar will be the new host this year’s edition of the International Basketball Federation’s (Fiba) 3x3 Asia Cup, it has been announced.

The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has staged a series of meetings designed to drive forward a proposal to stage the 2033 edition of its winter Universiade multi-sport event in Mongolia.

The fallout from the 2011 Fifa presidential election scandal has resumed with world football’s governing body today (Wednesday) banning Mongolian Football Federation president Ganbold Buyannemekh for five years for taking bribes from Mohamed bin Hammam.