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Other Sport 24 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Voting error may have swung 2012 Olympics IOC member

London's winning bid for the 2012 Olympics could have been helped by an International Olympic Committee (IOC) member pressing the wrong button during the voting process, according to a BBC report.

Football 20 Feb 2016 | 10:29 PM

FIFA rejects demand for transparent voting booths at election

ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA has rejected a demand from a presidential candidate to use transparent voting booths at next week's election to ensure delegates do not photograph their ballot papers when they choose the head of football's world ruling body.

Other Sport 14 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

LeBron, Kobe lead while Lin trails in All-Star voting

NEW YORK: LeBron James and Kobe Bryant top the first voting results for the 62nd NBA All-Star Game announced Thursday by the league while Asian-American guard Jeremy Lin trails in his bid for a spot.

Other Sport 29 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Greek IOC member Nikolaou denies voting blunder

The Greek International Olympic Committee (IOC) member accused of accidentally helping London's winning 2012 Olympics bid through a voting blunder said on Wednesday he never even voted during the election.

Football 01 May 2014 | 12:48 AM

Inactive keeper leads Norwich's Player of Season voting

(Reuters) - Disgruntled Norwich City fans have given a resounding thumbs down to their side's disappointing Premier League campaign by voting for reserve keeper Carlo Nash, who has never played for the club, as their Player of the Season.

Football 26 Feb 2016 | 12:09 AM

Sports tribunal CAS rejects Champagne's FIFA voting booth request

ZURICH (Reuters) - Sport's highest tribunal has rejected FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne's urgent request for transparent voting booths and independent scrutineers at Friday's election for the head of the global football body.

Football 23 Feb 2016 | 9:43 PM

Prince Ali's FIFA voting booth request goes to CAS

ZURICH (Reuters) - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) is to hear an appeal by FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Al Hussein for Friday's election to use transparent voting booths and independent scrutineers, CAS said on Tuesday.

Football 18 Feb 2016 | 4:34 AM

Mobiles banned from FIFA voting booths to ensure secrecy

ZURICH (Reuters) - Mobile phones and cameras will be banned from polling booths at next week's FIFA presidential election to ensure each vote remains secret, one of the candidates said on Wednesday.

Other Sport 06 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

Choosing the Olympic host city – How the voting works

Fifty votes will be enough to secure the hosting of the 2012 Olympic Games when the first ballot is taken today at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session.

Other Sport 11 Sep 2013 | 12:27 AM

IOC elect Bach new president - the voting figures

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Thomas Bach was elected president of the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday.