A defensive and energetic China rids Italy of gold final dream
MILAN, October 11, 2014 – A great surrounding public pushed
Italy from the very beginning of the first set, but China seemed to be ready to
a great match to reach the final. The young team trained by legendary ...
Sri Lankan Para athletes to bring honor to motherland
COLOMBO, October 11, 2014 - A aeventy
five-member strong contingent will represent Sri Lanka at the 2nd
Asian Para Games to be worked off at the city of Incheon, South Korea from
Sri Lanka will be hoping to field
over 70 athletes ...
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Japan Unites to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Tokyo 1964 Games
TOKYO, October 10, 2014 - Japan came together today to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Olympic and Paralympic Games. On this day, 50 years ago, the Opening Ceremony of the Games of the XVIII Olympiad took place. The legacy of the Games ...
FIVB Women's World Championship: great show, challenging media working conditions
MILAN, October 10, 2014 - The international volleyball federation is changing in the name of marketing
and show for television. It has tried to take the show as close as possible to
the people in the Women’s ...
FIFA look to get cameras rolling in Djibouti
ZURICH, October 10, 2014 - FIFA are hoping to help the Djibouti Football Federation liven up their TV schedules by enabling national and global audiences get a glimpse of the country's top league from outside of its stadiums for the first ...
Champion of Mulan Legend Tournament
MACAU, October 10, 2014 - Famous fighter from Kyrgyz Republic Valentina
Shevchenko defended her title of champion Legend of Mulan at largest Asian fight project Kunlun Fight 11, which was held
Coca-Cola happy to put its faith in FIFA
LONDON, October 10, 2014 Coca-Cola has been investing in the World Cup’s pulling power since 1974 -- and it will take more than a few years of scandal and corruption to shake its trust in FIFA.Complaints have escalated about the lack of backbone shown ...
The media accreditation process for the AFC Champions League 2014 Finals and AFC Cup 2014 Final is now open.
KUALA LUMPUR, October 10, 2014 - The media accreditation process for the AFC Champions League 2014 Finals and AFC Cup 2014 Final is now open.AFC Cup 2014 Final:Arbil (IRQ) vs Qadsia (KUW) Dubai - 18 October 2014AFC Champions League Finals:1st ...
Serbia and Spain make big jumps in FIBA bwin World Ranking Women
GENEVA, October 9, 2014 - Serbia and Spain have reached new heights in the FIBA bwin World Ranking Women after collecting plenty of wins at the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women in Turkey over the past couple of weeks.While
the title-winning United ...
European Athletics Awards: Innovation prize goes to youth coaching programme
LAUSANNE, October 9, 2014 - Athletics 365, a
teaching and coaching programme for young athletes created by England
Athletics, has been awarded the top prize in the 2014 European Athletics
Announcing the award, Dr Sylvia Barlag, ...
Road to Rio 2016 kicks off for Rugby Sevens
DUBLIN, October 9, 2014 - International Rugby Board Chairman Bernard Lapasset has described the
beginning of qualification for Rugby Sevens’ debut at the Olympic Games
as an historic moment for the sport.
Rugby will return to the Olympic stage ...
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Media Information: IOC Executive Board Meeting and 127th IOC Session in Monaco
LAUSANNE, October 9, 2014 - The IOC Executive Board (EB) meeting and the 127th IOC Session will be held in Monaco, Principality of Monaco, from 5 to 9 December 2014 (EB from 5 to 7 December/Session on 8 and 9 December). The 127th ...
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Press Accreditation for the Olympic games - Rio 2016
LAUSANNE, October 9, 2014 - The IOC has established a quota of “E” (press) accreditations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games which will be distributed by National Olympic Committees (NOC) to press organisations in their country.The total quota has been ...
Kreischberg 2015 to be broadcast free-of-charge on YouTube
OBERHOFEN, October 9, 2014 - FIS and Infront Sports & Media, as
its exclusive media rights partner for the 2015 and 2017 FIS Freestyle
Ski and Snowboard World Championships, have announced that live
broadcasts of the upcoming event will be ...
Italian team spirit prevails over USA's fast volleyball in Milan
MILAN, October 8, 2014 – Despite a slight break of concentration at the beginning of the first set, hosts Italy managed to win against their
strong US opponents in the debut of the third round at the 2014 FIVB ...
FIVB Women's World Championship: Brazil still unbeaten after swift win over China
MILAN, October 8, 2014 – Brazil are still unbeaten at the 2014 World
Championship, winning all their matches so far in the tournament as they defeated China in
the debut ...
FIVB Women's World Championship: the final stage starts in Milan
October 8, 2014 - The 'final six' stage of the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship
has finally arrived. At the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, the opening the day of round
III starts at 5:30 pm with ...
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Baku 2015 European Games finalises Basketball 3x3 line-up
BAKU, October 8, 2014 - Baku
2015 European Games can today confirm the 16 men’s and 16 women’s teams
that will compete in Basketball 3x3 at next year’s inaugural event.As
host nation, Azerbaijan will be represented in both competitions, while
Create Local Clubs for Women: Lamin Sanneh
BANJUL, October 8, 2014 - The formation of more women clubs by sporting associations is part of a strong call made by a seasoned, high profile sports personality and government official to be used as a strong criteria for any National Sports ...