EHF launches young reporter recruitment drive
VIENNA, September 23, 2014 - The European Handball Federation has begun the search for its next intake of young reporters to join its media team working at the Women’s EHF European Handball Championship in Hungary and Croatia in December 2014.First launched ...
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Gwangju Universiade promotes at the Incheon Asian Games
GWANGJU, September 23, 2014 - 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade Organizing Committee (hereafter GUOC 2015) opened a promotional house at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium on the 19th and is currently busy at promoting to those visiting the venue. The ...
I will go for third Olympic gold medal in Rio' says Laureus Ambassador Felix Sanchez
LONDON, September 23, 2014 – Laureus Ambassador Felix Sanchez will go for a third Olympic gold medal in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and says he will not retire until after the 2017 World Championships in London, when he will be nearly 40.In ...
Voting opens for European Athletics Golden Tracks
LAUSANNE, September 23, 2014 - The Golden Tracks trophy will be awarded for the first time to the men’s and women’s European Athletes of the Year at a televised gala evening in Baku, Azerbaijan, on Saturday 11 October. Smaller versions of the trophy ...
Sri Lankan Golf Classic tees off from September 26
COLOMBO, September 23 - The 15th Sri
Lankan Airlines Golf Classic tournament will tee off from September 25-28 in Digana, Kandy, Sri Lanka.
Over 15 overseas players and 35 local golfers will be participating in this
popular event which ...
Football Heavyweights to discuss financial transparency and integrity at Securing Sport 2014
LONDON, September 22, 2014 - The International Centre of Sport Security (ICSS) has announced today that Emanuel Macedo de Medeiros (CEO of ICSS Europe and Latin America and former CEO of the European Football Leagues - EPFL), Umberto Gandini (Vice President, ...
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Generations For Peace volunteers mark International Day of Peace
AMMAN, September 22, 2014 – Generations For Peace Delegates and Pioneers marked the International Day of Peace
today by adopting #TagForPeace across their social media platforms to raise awareness about this important date.The Generations For ...
Minister drops Licensing clause for sports journalists in new Sports Bill
BANJUL, September 22, 2014 - Gambian sports journalists can continue to practice without any restrictions and fears following the deletion of parts of the draft national sports bill that had had required sports journalists to acquire licenses ...
Bubka visits Mongolia NOC
ULAANBAATAR, September 22, 2014 - Mongolia NOC headquarter a beehive of activities as Sports officials and members of the press welcomed Sergey Bubka , IOC Member & IAAF Vice President.The retired pole vault star was welcomed by Mrs.B.Narantsetseg ...
Polished performance gifts Poland the World title against favourites Brazil
KATOWICE, September 22, 2014 – Raz, dwa, tray! One, two, three! The number of sets in volleyball required to win a game in volley. At the Spodek Arena the two hours and a half of final match were a continuos sequence of ‘Raz, dwa, ...
Stadiums will be full at Qatar World Cup in 2022, says Romanian great
DOHA,September 22, 2014 - Dan Petrescu, one of Romania’s golden generation of players who represented his country at the 1994 and 1998 editions of the FIFA World Cup, reckons the game's showpiece event in Qatar will be a huge success.In ...
Kosovo accepted as full member federation
DUBLIN, September 22, 2014 - A majority of European Handball Federation’s member federations voted to accept Kosovo as a full member at the EHF Congress in Dublin on 19/20 September 2014.
The Handball Association of Kosovo was accepted as ...
EHF Congress awards four EHF EURO events to seven nations
DUBLIN, September 22, 2014 - The 12th EHF Congress in Dublin on 19/20 September 2014 awarded the organisational rights of four of the EHF’s major flagship events, the Men’s and Women’s EHF European Championships in 2018 and 2020, which will be played ...
FIVB President Graça: 'Fans and technology the real stars of the World Championship'
KATOWICE, September 21, 2014 – FIVB President Ary S.
Graça is ready to enjoy the final match between his country team Brazil and
tournament hosts Poland. We met with him to understand what he expects from the
future of volleyball and his opinions ...
PyeongChang 2018 Briefs OCA General Assembly on Games Preparation
SEPTEMBER 21, 2014 – Leaders of the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for
the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG), including President Yang
Ho CHO, attended the 33rd OCA (Olympic Council ...
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OCA strives to reduce operating costs of Asian Games
INCHEON, September 21, 2014 – The Olympic
Council of Asia is focused on reducing the operating costs of the Asian
Games, but will strive to maintain the Asiad as a landmark extravaganza.
The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) maintains it
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Olympic Council of Asia welcomes Oceania to Ashgabat for 2017 AIMAG
September 21, 2014 – The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has invited
Oceania to feature in the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in
Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan.
Ahmed Al Fahad Al Sabah, President of ...
Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea to host future Africa Cup of Nations
ADDIS ABABA, September 21, 2014 - Cameroon (2019), Côte d'Ivoire (2021) and Guinea
(2021) were chosen on Saturday in Addis Ababa to host the next CAF
Africa Cup of Nations football tournaments. The decisions were announced
by Confederation of African ...
A battle of wits: Brazil and Poland aim for FIVB World Championship glory
KATOWICE, September 21, 2014 – The day has come. After sunday's final FIVB will have its 2014 World Champion: hosts Poland will try to snatch the crown from the Brazilians, the three-time title defenders.THE HOME TEAM After a convincing 3-1 semifinal ...