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Other Sport 21 Aug 2013 | 5:42 PM

McQuaid loses Swiss backing in UCI presidential race

BERNE (Reuters) - Pat McQuaid has lost Switzerland's backing for his bid to be re-elected as head of cycling's governing body, leaving the Irishman in what his rival Brian Cookson described as "a very difficult position."

Other Sport 16 Aug 2013 | 10:42 PM

UCI candidates McQuaid, Cookson in another angry clash

ZURICH (Reuters) - The bitter battle for the presidency of cycling's governing body took another twist on Friday as the two candidates, incumbent Pat McQuaid and challenger Brian Cookson, were involved in another angry exchange.

Other Sport 27 Jun 2013 | 1:50 AM

UCI candidate Cookson reacts to McQuaid criticism

(Reuters) - International Cycling Union (UCI) presidential candidate Brian Cookson hit back at criticism of his election manifesto from incumbent Pat McQuaid, saying on Wednesday he had been encouraged by the support for his pledges.

Other Sport 26 Jun 2013 | 1:20 AM

McQuaid hits back at challenger's 'flawed' agenda

PARIS (Reuters) - International Cycling Union (UCI) president Pat McQuaid dismissed on Tuesday an agenda unveiled by his challenger for the post at this year's election, labelling it flawed and financially impractical.

Other Sport 19 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM

Analysis - OCA backing puts Bahraini ahead in divisive election

(Reuters) - Controversial Bahraini Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa looks to have moved ahead in the AFC presidential race after a pivotal week saw the head of the powerful Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) give him public backing.

Other Sport 19 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM

Analysis - OCA backing puts Bahraini ahead in divisive election

(Reuters) - Controversial Bahraini Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa looks to have moved ahead in the AFC presidential race after a pivotal week saw the head of the powerful Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) give him public backing.

Other Sport 23 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Boat race protester banned from torch route

LONDON (Reuters) - The protester who halted Britain's annual boat race this month by swimming into the crews' path has been banned by a court from going near the route of the Olympic torch for fear he could try to make a political point.

Other Sport 31 Mar 2010 | 12:00 AM

Platini backs fans owning stakes in clubs

BRUSSELS: UEFA president Michel Platini said on Monday he supported a plan to allow fans to buy stakes in their teams because supporters were the only people who had a genuine 'identity' with clubs.

Other Sport 13 Oct 2009 | 12:00 AM

Coach Santana’s future doubtful after latest loss

OSLO: The future tenure of South African coach Joel Santana was plunged into further uncertainty at the weekend as the World Cup hosts lost again and his own players spoke of their frustration at the spiral of continuing defeat.

Other Sport 22 Aug 2009 | 12:00 AM

Vatanen pledges new-look FIA if elected

ARI Vatanen made clear on Thursday that he is planning for a more democratic, transparent and leaner International Motorsports Federa-tion (FIA) if he wins next month's election to replace current president Max Mosley.