|UNIVERSIADE GWANGJU 2015|
Gwangju welcomes Heads of Delegations!
GWANGJU, April 13, 2015 - As one of the most important
information and communication platforms, the Universiade Heads of Delegation
(HOD) Meeting kicked off on Sunday, April 12 in Gwangju, Republic of Korea.
Laureus World Sports Awards to be broadcast in more than 100 countries
April 13, 2015 - The Laureus World Sports Awards will be broadcast live
to over 100 countries around the world, giving more than two billion
people in five continents the chance to view the premier honours event
on the international ...
Olympic Legends unite to play unified with special Olympics Athletes ahead of Laureus World Sports Awards
April 13, 2015 - With just two days to go until the 16th Laureus World
Sports Awards, three legends of the sporting world have shared their
time with Special Olympics athletes to help advocate for the creation of
a unified generation.
Media advisory: IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 - press accreditation and accommodation
Please scroll down for French BEIJING, April 13, 2015 - Written press journalists and photographers wishing to cover the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 from 22-30 August are kindly reminded of the following deadlines:Press accreditation deadline: ...
Hollywood star Bill Murray to attend Laureus World Sports Awards
SHANGHAI, April 12, 2015 – Hollywood actor Bill Murray, famous for iconic roles in blockbuster films such as Groundhog Day, Ghostbusters, Lost In Translation and The Grand Budapest Hotel, and soon to be the voice of Baloo in the new movie version of ...
Expand the World Cup? Here is how FIFA rivals can do it
LONDON, April 13, 2015 - One day, sooner or later it appears, the number of countries at the World Cup finals will be increased from the current 32.Three of the four candidates for the FIFA presidency have talked of it; even Sepp Blatter has 'thought ...
Heegan FC wins another ceremonial trophy in a week
MOGADISHU, April 13, 2015 - Somali Police football club, Heegan FC, have celebrated for winning thesecond solemn trophy in a few days time when they beat Savana FC by 4-1 in the one-day trophy held for the commemoration of the 55th anniversary of Somalias ...
|UNITED WORLD WRESTLING|
With raucous support in Los Angeles, Iran tops host United States to win freestyle World Cup
LOS ANGELES, April 13, 2015 –
Anywhere Iran wrestles, the horns, the chants and the singing follows.
Whether it be at World Championships in Turkey or World Cups in Los
Angeles, Iran is regarded as having some of the most engaged ...
USPA members benefit from vital Olympic training
KAMPALA, April 13, 2015 - Members of Uganda Sports Press Asociation, USPA, have hailed Uganda Olympic Committee for the sport Administration Course offered, which training was meant to enrich Journalists and administrators on the basic Olympic values, ...
Athletics Kenya suspends two foreign agents, bans Kenyan coach over doping and rule violation
NAIROBI, April 13, 2015 - Athletics Kenya has suspended two of the country's leading track and
field agents, Rosa Associati and Volare Sports for six months, within
which the Federation expects investigations into the managers’ role in
the positive ...
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Iran, Azerbaijan on Collision Course in Pool B; United States Tops Russians in Tiebreaker
LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2015 – A pair of strong
performances in Pool B by Iran and Azerbaijan on Saturday evening at the
Forum in Los Angeles have the two nations ready to meet to determine
what nation will wrestle for gold at the 2015 United ...
FIFA expands administration knowledge across Djibouti
MOGADISHU, April 12, 2015 - For the second time in two years, Djiboutian football administrators arebenefiting from FIFA MA administration course to help the country acquire adequate experience in football administration.A total of 31 football administrators ...
ACC to train Afghan Umpires in Afghanistan
KABUL, April 12, 2015 -
Former Pakistan umpire Mahboob Shah was in Afghanistan on Friday to train Afghan umpires in
Afghanistan said Azizulllah Fazli deputy chairman for ACB in Kabul.
Fazli added farther that he came ...
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One cyclist's journey to the Baku 2015 European Games has begun
BAKU, April 12, 2015 - To cycle from Lisbon to Baku, promoting the
inaugural European Games along the way. That is the challenge proposed by Jorge
Cristóvăo, a 53 year-old cyclist and adventure athlete, and the ...
Iran Volleyball appoints female Vice President for women affairs
TEHRAN, April 12, 2015 - The President of Iran
volleyball federation, Dr Mohammad Reza Davazaeni in a verdict had appointed Dr
Zohreh Mirsepasi as vice president in women affairs.
April 10th is the anniversary ...
A classic showdown awaits at Chile's 2015 Copa America
BOGOTA, April 12, 2015 - The days go by, the hours on
the clock are ticking, with just a few weeks left to the start of America Cup,
that will be hosted in Chile, much has been said about what will happen
Sports Journalists Association holds top level meeting
NAIROBI, April 12, 2015 - Just a week before marking their first year in office the Sports Journalists Association
of Kenya(SJAK)board hosted the Annual General Meeting early Saturday
at the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi. Attended by over 80% of the members,
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Oxford women break Thames barrier
LONDON, April 12, 2015 – Oxford have
beaten Cambridge by an emphatic margin in the first women’s Varsity boat race
to be held on the River Thames Tideway. Their victory guarantees them a special place in the history of this
AIPS Platinum Partner Korean Air partners with Habitat for Humanity to build homes for typhoon-affected families in Northern Cebu
CEBU, Philippines, April 12, 2015 - As
part of the long-term Home Building Program, Korean Air is partnering again with
Habitat for Humanity Philippines (HFHP) to build shelters and offer immediate