Sochi 2014 bids for SportAccord

May 6 - Sochi 2014 has today confirmed that it is seeking to host the 2013 SportAccord Conference, the leading annual international sport business networking event that brings together 1,500 leading representatives from across international sport. 

Fears over Rio 2016 after World Cup slippage revealed

By Duncan Mackay
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

May 3 - Preparations for the 2014 World Cup have been slammed by FIFA, who have said that "it is amazing how Brazil is already late", which will set alarm bells ringing among officials monitoring Rio de Janeiro's early preparations for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.