UK Sport

World Para Swimming has unveiled Manchester as host of the 2023 Para Swimming World Championships

UK Sport has outlined its event plans for the next decade, with World Cups in football, rugby union, cricket and hockey among 97 competitions included on a list of hosting opportunities

UK Olympic and Paralympic sports bodies have created a company to collectively manage their media rights, with the intention of exploiting them on an OTT platform developed in partnership with a media…

Sally Munday MBE has been appointed as the new chief executive of UK Sport, the body that oversees the investment of public and National Lottery money into British Olympic and Paralympic sport

UK Sport chief executive Liz Nicholl has announced her intention to stand to become the new president of the International Netball Federation

UK Sport and the Mayor of London have both given their backing to a potential bid to bring the Olympics back to the British capital as soon as 2036

UK Sport, the body that oversees the investment of public and National Lottery money into British Olympic and Paralympic sport, has revealed a list of major events for which hosting rights could be targeted…

UK Sport has today (Friday) revealed that the legacy of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympics has helped generate more than £130m (€146m/$170m), as it marks the six-year anniversary of the Games’ open…

UK Sport, the body that oversees the investment of public and National Lottery money into British Olympic and Paralympic sport, has unveiled plans to invest almost £30m (€32.6m/$38.8m) in an effort to maintain the country’s position as a world-leading host of major sporting events into the 2020s.

Dame Katherine Grainger, Britain’s most decorated female Olympic athlete, has been appointed as the new chair of UK Sport, the body that oversees the investment of Exchequer and National Lottery money into British Olympic and Paralympic sport.

The International Netball Federation (INF) has awarded the hosting rights for its 2019 World Cup to the English city of Liverpool.

UK Sport, the national high-performance sports agency, has announced the launch of its first public consultation to determine the future of its approach to funding elite sport – a subject that has been the cause of much controversy in recent months.

British Cycling has announced that the velodrome used during London’s hosting of the 2012 summer Olympic Games will host the second round of the International Cycling Union’s (UCI) 2014-15 Track World Cup later this year.

Glasgow has become the latest city to submit a bid to host the International Skating Union’s 2017 World Figure Skating Championships.

UK Sport, the national high-performance sports agency, has announced that weightlifting will have its funding as a ‘World Class Programme’ restored, but the withdrawal of money from six other sports, including basketball, remains in place.

UK Sport, the national high-performance sports agency, has withdrawn its financial support of seven sports, including basketball, following its annual investment review of summer Olympic and Paralympic sports.

England Hockey has formally submitted a bid to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to host the Women’s World Cup in London in 2018.