Former weightlifting president banned for life

Tamas Ajan, the former president of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), has been banned for life for covering up doping cases, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced on Thursday.

Government pledges further help to sports projects in Transylvania

The Hungarian government will continue to support sports infrastructure projects in Transylvania, including Szekler Land, Peter Szijjarto, Hungary's minister of foreign affairs and trade, said on Thursday after talks with Karoly Eduard Novak, Romania's minister of sports.