Bids for the 2030 FIFA World Cup, the World Athletics Championships and the 2025 Women’s Rugby World Cup are under consideration by UK Sport as the Government agency targets a decade of hosting major sporting events.
UK Sport chief executive Sally Munday has heaped praised on GB Boxing for maintaining a "world-class" Olympic performance programme despite the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.
It’s the end of my first year at UK Sport and what a year it’s been! At this point I expected that we would be celebrating the successes of our athletes at the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games. I certainly didn’t plan for, or predict, the year that we’ve had.
Chief executive Sally Munday has warned that UK Sport is prepared to "take money away" from governing bodies if they do not adhere to its standards on athlete well-being.
England Hockey has appointed Nick Pink as its new chief executive to replace Sally Munday.