Multi-Sport

North and South Korea will field joint teams in several sports at this year’s Asian Games in Indonesia, building on the collaboration at the Pyeongchang winter Olympic Games earlier this year.

Belfast in Northern Ireland has been stripped of the hosting rights for the 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games after it failed to provide funding guarantees to the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF).

North and South Korea have agreed to form a unified team for certain sports at this year’s edition of the Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia.

Elevate Sports Ventures has today (Monday) signed up Oak View Group (OVG), Live Nation and Ticketmaster as partners in its drive to seek out fresh revenue opportunities in the global stadium and ticketing market.

Global Sports Venture Studio, a new platform designed to connect industry leaders with startup companies, has signed partnerships with a host of high-profile sports properties.

The Dutch city of The Hague has been awarded hosting rights to the fifth edition of multi-sport event the Invictus Games.

Advertising industry kingpin Sir Martin Sorrell has today (Wednesday) made a return with the formation of a new multinational communication services business.

The Pacific Games Council (PGC) and the Tongan Olympic Committee (TASANOC) have lodged a claim for damages against the country’s government following its withdrawal of hosting rights for the 2019 Pacific Games multi-sport event.

Linda Helleland has confirmed she will put herself forward to become the next president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada).

Birmingham City Council is considering implementing a levy on tickets for events in the West Midlands region, as well as introducing a hotel tax, as a means of raising funds to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has maintained that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (Rusada) will remain suspended until it meets all the criteria for reinstatement, as opposition to the long-running process emerged from sporting circles.

The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has maintained its suspension of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (Rusada) stating “nothing has changed” in efforts to return the body to compliance.

Simon Clegg has returned to the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in order to aid preparations for the second edition of the European Games in Minsk next year.

The Cambridge Analytica scandal - and the introduction of GDPR - has created a lack of clarity about how sporting bodies can and should use data, says Richard Clarke.

Seven South Korean sports federations are considering the prospect of forming joint teams with North Korea for the 2018 Asian Games following the landmark summit meeting held between the two countries on Friday, but football is unlikely to be one of them.

The Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF), the umbrella group of more than 90 Olympic and non-Olympic sports federations, has today (Friday) launched the process to appoint a host city for the inaugural edition of its World Urban Games.

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra has said that the body intends to bid for the 2026 summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG), the 2030 Asian Games and the 2032 summer Olympic Games.

Jamaica has expressed an interest in bidding for a future edition of the Commonwealth Games, with the Caribbean nation having last hosted the multi-sport event in 1966.

The International World Games Association (IWGA) has unveiled a new logo as part of plans to begin referring to itself under the moniker of its flagship event.

The World Games are set to feature wheelchair sports for the first time at the 2021 edition of the multi-sport event in Birmingham, Alabama.