Olympic, world and European champion water polo player Tamás Faragó was named Sportsman of the Nation, the official government gazette Magyar Közlöny said.
Former government office chief János Lázár has been elected head of the Hungarian Tennis Association (MTSZ).
Mayor László Papp announced: the Municipality of Debrecen is to take over the ownership of DVSC Futball Szervező Zrt. (DVSC Football Organiser Private Limited Company), except for two percent of the shares.
The 9th Brutal Run obstacle race was organized in Nyáregyháza, Pest County.
Innovation and Technology Minister László Palkovics discussed road safety measures and strategic matters concerning the future of motor racing in Hungary with Jean Todt, president of the International Automobile Federation (FIA), in Budapest over the weekend.
Adjacent to the Learning Center, the sports facility in Dóczy street will soon turn into a Sport Campus. This year the stands will be upgraded, which will be followed by the extension of the facilities of the DEAC next year.
The European Modern Pentathlon Championships that was set to be held in central Hungary’s Székesfehérvár this year has been cancelled amid the situation around the novel coronavirus pandemic, the European Confederation for Modern Pentathlon (ECMP) said.
Budapest will host the Budapest Urban Games, for the fifth time, on August 29, organisers said.
The new wing of the Debrecen Ice Hall on Derék Street was handed over on Tuesday.
Budapest has been offered to host the Giro d’Italia bicycle race’s Grande Partenza opening event in May next year, cancelled in 2020 with regard to the novel coronavirus epidemic, Mariusz Revesz, government commissioner for public sports and recreation, said in Egerszalok, in northern Hungary.