FINA and Midea maintain partnership up to 2017
LAUSANNE, July 16, 2015 0 FINA and Midea, a leading electrical appliance manufacturer and front runner of technological innovation in China, are proud to have reached the second year of a partnership for the FINA World Championships, the FINA World Swimming ...
Kyrgyz Asssociation celebrate Sports Journalists day, 20th Anniversary
BISHKEK, July 16, 2015 - Our sports journalists marked the World Sports
Journalists Day, on July 2, along with sports writers all over the world, an
important celebration of their profession.
The day also ...
IOC President Bach impressed on first visit to House of Basketball
MIES, July 16, 2015 - International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on Thursday visited FIBA’s headquarters for the first timeElected in September of 2013, Bach was left with a very good impression of FIBA's home.He and IOC Director General ...
Live, Love & Laugh at the FIG Gala
HELSINKI, July 16, 2015 - Following the
slogan "Live, Love & Laugh," spectators as well as gymnasts will
enjoy the true World Gymnaestrada spirit at the FIG Gala, one of the
highlights at the International Gymnastics Federation's (FIG) flagship ...
Initial shortlist announced for 2014/15 UEFA Best Player in Europe Awards
NYON, July 17 - UEFA has announced the ten-player shortlist for the 2014/15 UEFA Best Women’s Player in Europe Award, an initiative by UEFA President Michel Platini in conjunction with the European Sports Media (ESM) group.The shortlist has been selected ...
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Lopez goes for fourth gold in Pan American Games Wrestling
TORONTO, July 15, 2015 – Five-time world champion Mijain LOPEZ (CUB) attempts to
become the third wrestler in Pan American Games history to win four gold
medals when action gets under Wednesday in Mississagua, west of
If successful, ...
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Gwangju Universiade closes, but Spirit lives on!
GWANGJU, July 15, 2015 – With a bright and vivid Closing
Ceremony the 28th Summer Universiade came to an end on Tuesday night
July 14th at Gwangju Universiade Main Stadium. The two-hour event was
put together by directors Myungsung Park and ...
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100-days to go to incredible IPC Athletics World Championships in Doha
DOHA, July 15, 2015 - With only 100 days to go before the groundbreaking Doha 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships, Qatari para-athletes Abdelrahman Abdelqader and Mohamed al-Khubaisi commemorated the milestone by visiting schoolchildren during their ...
Spieth's on the trail of Tiger at St Andrews, says Laureus golf legend Gary Player
ANDREWS, July 15, 2015 - Laureus World Sports Academy Member Gary
Player gives young star Jordan Spieth a real chance of winning his third
straight Major Championship, at St Andrews this week, something not
achieved since Tiger Woods in 2000.
Infront seals media rights agreement with beIN SPORTS for EHF EUROs in 2016 & 2018
ZUG/VIENNA, July 14, 2015 - Infront Sports & Media, media and marketing partner of the European HandballFederation for the EHF European Championships, has secured an exclusive media rights agreement with beIN SPORTS, the global network of sports ...
Media accreditation for the official Draw for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
ZURICH, July 14, 2015 - (Please scroll down for Spanish) FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) are pleased to
announce that the media accreditation process for media representatives wishing
to cover the Official Draw for the FIFA U-17 World ...
Extraordinary FIFA Executive Committee Meeting followed by Press Conference
ZURICH, July 14, 2015 - FIFA President Blatter and
FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke will participate in a press
conference following the extraordinary FIFA Executive Committee Meeting
on 20 July 2015 in Zurich. The press conference
is scheduled ...
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10 things that made Gwangju Universiade different
GWANGJU, July 14, 2015 - As
the closing ceremony of the 12 day event will be held tonight, distinct differentiations
such as eco & economics to reduce the budget, peace & development
through the sports, ...
Top football action kicks off in Sweden for the Kim Källström Trophy at The Gothia Cup
GOTHENBURG, July 14, 2015 - Great football action takes place in
Sweden this week where the fifth ‘Kim Källström Trophy’ for Special
Olympics is taking place. The Special Olympics European 7-a-side football
tournament is officially part of The Gothia ...
AFC Executive Committee holds successful first meeting
MANAMA, July 14, 2015 - The
Asian Football Confederation’s recently elected Executive Committee
(ExCo), including 12 new members, held a successful first meeting in the
Bahraini capital of Manama on Saturday.
Preliminary Inspections for Indoor Volleyball take part at Pan Am Games
TORONTO, Canada, July 14, 2015 -(Please scroll down for Spanish) The first
inspections for indoor volleyball have taken part prior to the beginning of the
competition at the XVII Pan American Games. FIVB First Executive ...
New IAAF app available now
MONACO, July 14, 2015 - Ahead of the IAAF World Youth Championships, Cali 2015, the IAAF has released a major update to the IAAF app.Existing users of the app will need to download the latest update to benefit from all the latest features.Available
Financial Aid Programme as successful as never before
GWANGJU, July 13, 2015 - The Financial Aid Programme of the International
University Sports Federation (FISU) has been as successful as never
before at the Gwangju Summer Universiade 2015. Out of 53 countries who
received funding by the FISU and ...
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Pan American Games celebrate the power of 'women warriors'
TORONTO, July 13, 2015 – Day two of
competition at the Pan American Games in Toronto saw Canada’s women achieve a
historic gold medal win at the inaugural rugby seven’s event, beating rivals
USA an astounding 55-7. In eight days, history will be made ...