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South African president Jacob Zuma said today that his country would be "very happy" if it became the first African nation to host the Olympics, with the 2024 Games in sight.

The International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) has today announced that the Securing Sport 2014 conference will take place in Doha.

International Olympic Committee (IOC) presidential candidate, Denis Oswald, has said that the Olympic programme could solve its problems with a more “creative approach” to choosing participating sports.

International Olympic Committee (IOC) presidential candidate Denis Oswald has today presented his manifesto from Lausanne.

Glasgow 2014 organisers have appointed production service Great Big Events (GBE) to help deliver the Commonwealth Games.

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Jacques Rogge has defended the process for voting sports on and off the Olympic programme, following criticism of wrestling’s removal and quick return as a candidate for inclusion in the 2020 Games.

SportBusiness Group editorial director, Kevin Roberts, shares his thoughts from the final day at the SportAccord International Convention in St. Petersburg.

Leading sports officials have questioned the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s process of including and excluding sports from the Olympic fold.

Russian president Vladimir Putin has told the International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Jacques Rogge that wrestling is a “fundamental” sport, following its shortlisting to return to the Olympic fold.

The London organising committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) published its final accounts today, confirming that revenues totalled £2.41 billion, while costs came to £2.38 billion.

SportBusiness Group editorial director, Kevin Roberts, shares his thoughts from day five of the SportAccord International Convention in St. Petersburg.

Wrestling, baseball-softball and squash have been voted onto the IOC (International Olympic Committee)’s shortlist for inclusion from the 2020 Games.

World Olympians Association (WOA) president Joel Bouzou introduced new chief executive Mike Miller and revealed plans to build a professional team for the body at the SportAccord Convention today.

Surgey Bubka, CK Wu and Pat McQuaid have been elected onto the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) council.

Madrid’s bid to host the 2020 Olympics today guaranteed that its finances are in order ahead of its presentation to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) this week.

SportBusiness Group editorial director, Kevin Roberts, gives the lowdown from the third day of the SportAccord International Convention in St. Petersburg.

Taiwanese CK Wu has stated that China will not oppose his bid to become International Olympic Committee (IOC) president.

Lausanne is considering a bid to host the 2020 Youth Olympic winter Games.

Panasonic has enhanced its association with the Olympic Movement by signing up as an official supplier to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

President of the International Rowing Federation (FISA), Denis Oswald, has declared his candidacy for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) president.

India’s sports minister Jitendra Singh has announced that a new sports bill will be drafted by June 30, in a response to the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s demands for the country to stop corruption in its sport bodies.

International Boxing Association president Ching-kuo Wu has officially announced his candidacy for International Olympic Committee (IOC) president today.

Richard Carrión, chairman of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s finance commission, has today declared his presidential candidacy.

Former Olympic medallist Koji Murofushi has lost his appeal against disqualification from an election to become a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) athletes’ commission.