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Wushu and Sambo Could Join World Games

(ATR) Birmingham 2022 Organizing Committee presents progress at the virtual IWGA General Assembly.

Wushu y Sambo a votacion para Juegos Mundiales

(ATR) Comité Organizador Birmingham 2022 expone avances ante Asamblea General de la IWGA

RusAF Officials Banned for Doping Cover-up -- Federation Focus

Also: FIFA president begins African tour; new dates for 2021 IWF Junior Worlds; Sambo, Wushu apply to IWGA

ICYMI: IMMAF vs. WADA; Dakar 2022 Adds Sports; USA Softball Hits the Road

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Baseball5, Wushu for Dakar 2022 YOG

(ATR) The IOC picks new sports for the first Olympics event in Africa.

World University Championships & University World Cups heading to four different continents in 2022 and 2024

Sports the Star in Jakarta -- Photodesk

(ATR) Kabbadi, anyone? Or maybe a little WuShu? Sports unfamiliar to much of the world are in the spotlight at the 18th Asian Games, now underway in Indonesia. 

China Takes First Gold Medal at 2018 Asiad

(ATR) Pieyuan Sun tops podium in Wushu, the Chinese traditional martial arts.  

Lagardere Sports to Broadcast Five Global Events in November 2015

Events include weighlifting, wushu, motorsport, cycling and badminton.

Tokyo Proposes 18 Events in Five Sports for Olympics -- Top Story Replay

(ATR) From Monday: Baseball/softball, karate, skateboard, sports climbing and surfing chosen for inclusion in Games.

Three Sports Put Olympic Aspirations on Hold

(ATR) Disappointment for bowling, squash, and wushu, rejected for Tokyo 2020.

Eighteen Additional Events in Five Sports Proposed to the IOC by the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Organising Committee

The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee today announced that it has proposed 18 additional events from five sports (Baseball/Softball, Karate, Skateboard, Sports Climbing and Surfing) to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for inclusion at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad (Tokyo 2020).

ISA delighted by Tokyo 2020 decision to recommend Surfing for Olympic Games inclusion

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today expressed its delight at the decision by Tokyo 2020 to recommend to the IOC that Surfing is included on the Sports Programme for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Sport Climbing is Here: IFSC Got a Ticket for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Sport Climbing was one of the eight sports shortlisted by the Tokyo 2020 Additional Event Programme Panel.

Tokyo Proposes 18 Events in Five Sports for Olympics

(ATR) Baseball/softball, karate, skateboard, sports climbing and surfing chosen for inclusion in Games.

Five New Sports for Tokyo?

(ATR) Skateboarding said to be one of the new sports to be recommended for the 2020 Olympics.

Tokyo Sports, African Forum -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Thomas Bach returns to Lausanne following a trip to the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Japan Shows Major Support for Return of Baseball, Softball to Olympics

(ATR) Yahoo conducted a poll to learn Japan's preferred choices for additional sports at Tokyo 2020.

Feds Optimistic After Tokyo 2020 Presentations

(ATR) The eight short-listed federations gave presentations to Tokyo 2020 for inclusion in the Olympic program.

Tokyo 2020 Faces Tough Decisions on New Sports

(ATR) After "compelling" presentations by eight sports Friday, organizers face difficult task to select new events for Olympics.

Big Day Looms for Sports Seeking Place at Tokyo 2020

(ATR) The World Baseball Softball Confederation opens presentations of eight sports to Olympic organizers on Friday.

UCI Modernizes Logo -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: three feds react to Tokyo 2020 shortlist ... Luge awards 2017 conference, 2019 champs

Size of Asian Games to Remain Consistent

(ATR) Also: Malaysian appeal over Wushu gold medalist rejected by CAS ... Hunt for Nepali athletes ongoing

Asian Games Hit with Multiple Controversies

(ATR) Controversies in boxing and track and field have dampened the competition spirit Wednesday.

Wushu Makes Pitch for Olympic Inclusion at YOG

(ATR) Wushu is leaning on its combination of style and athleticism in its bid for entry to the Olympic Program.

Media Watch - The Nation Investigates Putin's "Mafia Olympics"; CBC Sports on IOC Presidential Race

Wrestling Chief Delighted at IOC Decision; FILA to Step Up Fight for Survival

(ATR) Wrestling president Nenad Lalovic tells Around the Rings his federation is ready to continue to fight even harder for Olympic survival after making the shortlist for the 2020 Olympics. ATR's Mark Bisson reports.

FILA Announces Panelists for SportAccord Presentation

Top Story Replay - 2020 Sports Pitch IOC

(ATR) Let the debrief begin for members of the IOC Program Commission. This story was originally published Dec. 19.