Triple crown for France as Qatar lose 'their' handball final
DOHA, February 2, 2015 - France, men’s Olympic and European handball champions, are world
champions once more. Les Bleus, having stepped up their game from one match to
another over the past fortnight in Qatar, regained the crown they lost in ...
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Gwangju 2015 Universiade: 150 days to go
GWANGJU, February 2, 2015 - As the Universiade Gwangju 2015 hit the 150 days-to-go mark, cities around the greater Gwangju area are excited for the World University Games and expressed their support for the city to host a successful mega-sporting event. ...
Champagne blames Europe as he quits FIFA power battle
DOHA, February 2, 2015 - Jerome Champagne's FIFA fizz has evaporated. The Frenchman has
quit the presidency trail, accusing federations and officials of running
scared, after failing to secure the necessary support to enter the formal race.The ...
Qatar Red Crescent committed to a healthy Qatar 2015, 24th men's Handball World championship
DOHA, February 1, 2015 - Qatar 2015, 24th Men’s Handball World Championship is approaching its end with Qatar taking on France in the final of the mega event. Chances are many of you must have watched your favourite players in this “game of the fast” ...
Australia win 2015 AFC Asian Cup
SYDNEY, February 1 , 2015 - James
Troisi scored at the end of the first period of extra-time to give
Australia their first-ever senior Asian men’s title with a dramatic 2-1
victory over Korea Republic in the final of the AFC Asian Cup Australia ...
Kenyan marathoner Rita Jeptoo slapped with two year ban for doping
NAIROBI, January 31, 2015 - Three-time Boston Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo has been
banned from athletics for two years, Athletics Kenya has announced. Jeptoo had
both her A and B samples test positive for a banned substance and Athletics
Kenya held ...
Qatar reach final to make history twice over
DOHA, January 31, 2015 - Qatar made history twice over in Doha on Friday night in beating Poland 31:29 in the
semi-finals of the World Men's Handball Championship in the new Lusail
is first Qatar side to reach a major team ...
Para-taekwondo and para-badminton included on Tokyo 2020 Paralympic programme
ABU DHABI, January 31, 2015 - The
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board today
announced that para-taekwondo will have the honour of making its
historic debut in the Paralympic Games at Tokyo 2020.The
decision was confirmed ...
2015 IAAF Indoor Permit meetings get underway this weekend
MONACO, January 30, 2015 - The 2015 IAAF Indoor
Permit meetings get underway this weekend with two of the most famous
and historic events on the indoor calendar: the Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe
on Saturday (31) and then the Russian Winter meeting ...
Prince Ali promises new look at World Cup slots
DOHA, January 30, 2015 - Restoring
a World Cup rotation system and studying a reallocation of the number of slots
for each confederation are two of the specific proposals listed by Prince Ali
of Jordan in his FIFA presidential election ...
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HE Sheikh Saoud Al-Thani: Qatar will enter in fair race for 2024 Olympics
DOHA, January 30, 2015 - The AIPS Young Reporters covering the IHF
men’s handball world championship in Doha had the chance to speak to the
Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Qatar, HE Sheikh Saoud
Al-Thani. In the interview, HE ...
Korean Air introduces direct flights to Milan and Rome
SEOUL, January 30, 2015 - Korean Air has announced that commencing 25 February 2015 it will change the current service on its Seoul Incheon - Milan - Rome Incheon route, to provide direct flights to both Milan and Rome, offering ...
Sports United, powered by SportAccord, launched on Euronews
LAUSANNE, January 30, 2015 - The first episode of Sports United went on-air last night on Euronews in 13 language editions globally. Sports United, as the name suggests will be a showcase for all sports to present news, features, interviews and ...
Media Accreditation opens for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015
MONACO, January 30, 2015 - The online Media Accreditation procedure for written press and photographers wishing to cover the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 in China on 28 March 2015, is now open.
The deadline for
Media guide for the Women's EHF Champions League Main Round released
VIENNA, January 30, 2015 - The Women's EHF Champions League
Main Round is starting this week and theEHF Media and Communications
department has released a media guide in their Media Portal to help you
with your coverage of this flagshipcompetition. ...
'You-tube man' Yego targets 88m throw this season
NAIROBI, January 30, 2015 - For a country more known of its track prowess, Julius Yego
made history during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last year by winning
Kenya’s first ever gold in a field event, after he won the Javelin discipline.
With a ...
3 Media Internships Available at the Qoros 2015 World Table Tennis Championships
The International Table Tennis Federation
(ITTF) is offering three (3) media internships to work for the ITTF at the Qoros
2015 World Table Tennis Championships in Suzhou, China from 26 April ...
IAAF launches bidding website
MONACO, January 29, 2015 - The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has launched its new online platform for potential host cities of its World Athletics Series events. The new bidding website
and newsletter will ...
Aussie golfing legend Kel Nagle dies at 94
SYDNEY, Australia, January 29, 2015 - The Sport Australia Hall of
Fame is mourning the passing of our esteemed Member Kelvin 'Kel' Nagle AM.Kel was Inducted into The Sport Australia Hall of Fame in 1986 as an
Athlete Member for his contribution to ...