Qatar whistleblower hits back after FIFA rejects ethics protest
LONDON, December 16, 2014 - Qatar
World Cup whistleblower Phaedra Almajid has been rebuffed by FIFA over her
complaint that ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert had breached an undertaking to
her of confidentiality.
and former Australia ...
Italian and Dutch squads lead after round 2
LAUSANNE, December 17, 2014 - Greece, Italy, the Netherlands and Russia registered clean wins in the second round of games of the FINA Women’s Water Polo World League 2015 Europe preliminaries taking place on Tuesday December 16, 2014.In Group A, visiting ...
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Historic 'Super 8' Campaign to promote participation of women in Wrestling
CORSIER- SUR-VEVEY, Switzerland, December 16, 2014 – Citing growing participation among women
in the sport of wrestling and a renewed institutional focus on gender equity, United World
Wrestling has launched a ...
Kenyan manager takes over Somali champions
MOGADISHU, December 16, 2014 - Reigning Somali champions, Banadir Sports Club have contracted John Mwaura (Kenya) to replace Omar Mohamed Naser as the coach.The new manager, Mwaura,on Tuesday signed one-year contract with the club’s Chairman Abokar ...
Jeenyo United wins Somalia's Super Cup
MOGADISHU, December 15, 2014 - In what was one of the most zealous matches in Somalia’s recent history, one of the country’s oldest football clubs, Jeenyo United has made a major approach since they were revived in 2012 after they won the Somali Super ...
Germany wins Champions Trophy
BHUBANESWAR, December 15, 2014 - Germany annexed the Hockey Champions Trophy defeating Pakistan 2-0 in the final at the Kalinga stadium on Sunday.Christopher Wesley scored in the 18th minute while Florian Fuchs slammed in the second goal to make things ...
AIPS Europe Executive Committee meets in San Marino
SAN MARINO, December 15, 2014 - The AIPS Europe held its Executive Committee Meetings in the
Republic of San Marino, important
meetings as the main subject was the follow-up after the petition presentation
China obtains third consecutive title in Beijing
LAUSANNE, December 15, 2014 - Confirming the successes of 2012 and 2013, team China pocketed their third title at the ninth edition of the FINA Synchronised Swimming World Trophy, held on December 13-14, 2014 in Beijing (CHN). A total seven national ...
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Belgium's Ingmar De Vos elected FEI President
BAKU, December 15, 2014 - Ingmar De Vos (Belgia) was elected as
President of the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) by an overwhelming
majority in the first round of voting, earning 98 votes out of a possible ...
Master Class from Cherdantsev
BISHKEK, December 10, 2014 - At the conference hall of the Football Federation of
Kyrgyz Republic (FFKR) sports journalists have met with the famous Russian sports
reporter George Cherdantsev. This event was ...
REMINDER Media accreditation process for the FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014 launched deadline: 17 December 2014
Please scroll down for German, French and Spanish ZURICH, December 15, 2014 - FIFA is pleased to announce that the media accreditation process for
the FIFA Ballon d’Or 2014, which will take place at the Zurich
Kongresshaus on 12 January 2015, has ...
FINA signs sponsorship with Hosa
LAUSANNE, December 15, 2014 - Chinese swimwear company will be title sponsor of the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup.The FINA President Dr, Julio C. Maglione was in Beijing (CHN) on December 14, 2014 to sign an agreement with China’s swimwear company ...
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2024 Olympic Games: Rome candidature confirmed by Italian Prime Minister Renzi
ROME, December 15, 2014 – The official
announcement of Rome’s candidature for the 2024 Olympic Games came during the
“Gold Collars” delivery ceremony. “We will be avant-garde in structures and
project. We will stand with CONI to promote Italy as host ...
Stockholm Sport Journalists Club marks 80th anniversary
STOCKHOLM, December 15, 2014 - The Stockholm Sport Journalists
Club celebrated its 80th anniversary on December 1. At the same time they chose
their first female president. 36 year old Jenny
Modin who works ...
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One step closer towards making Gwangju a world-class city
GWANGJU, December 16, 2014 - On July 3, 2015 the eyes of the world will be on South Korea as the World University Games begin in Gwangju. The Mayor of Gwangju and President of the Gwangju 2015 Universiade Organizing Committee (GUOC) Yoon Jang-hyun celebrates ...
Kazakhstan wants the FIFA World Cup as soon as possible
ASTANA, December, 14, 2014 - Kazakhstan wants to bid to host the 2026
World Cup – even though, as a UEFA member nation, this would contravene the
current hosting rules laid down by world federation FIFA.
The ambition, ...
Kerala on brink of final of India's inaugural ISL
GUWAHATI, December 14, 2014 - The journey of the much fancied Indian Super League has
just arrived at an all-important junction with the first legs of the
Only Kerala Blasters have reason to smile while Chennayin FC,
India take on Pakistan in Champions Trophy semis
BHUBANESWAR, India, December 13, 2014 - Arch-rivals India and Pakistan are all set to go all guns blazing for a place in the final of the Champions Trophy at Bhubaneswar today.Always a delight for any sport enthusiast, an Indo-Pak encounter towards the ...
World-class synchro teams vie for top honours in Beijing
BEIJING, December 12, 2014 - Up-and-coming synchronised swimming stars from Canada, China, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain and Ukraine are set to compete in the ninth edition of the FINA Synchronised Swimming World Trophy, organised on December 13-14, 2014 ...