Mali Sports Writers look ahead to gala awards
BAMAKO, November 4, 2014 - The executive committee of the Malian National Sport Association,
AJSM official launched preparations for the third edition of their gala awards.
The AJSM President Oumar Baba Traoré ...
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Sambodromo hosts first archery tournament, ahead of welcoming sport at Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
RIO DE JANEIRO, November 6, 2014 - Brazil’s 40th National Archery Championships got underway in the heart of downtown Rio de Janeiro this week at the world famous Sambodromo.Sixteen
year-old Marcus DALMEIDA – this season’s Archery World Cup Final silver
Simplifying bidding and selection process will make Olympics more appealing, says Vizer
November 4, 2014 – The President of the SportAccord Marius Vizer believes simplifying
of the bidding process and the selection process for the winning Olympic cities
will make it more appealing for countries wishing ...
Hosszu (HUN) and Le Clos (RSA) retain crowns
SINGAPORE, November 3, 2014 - Katinka Hosszu (HUN) and Chad Le Clos (RSA) finished in style at the closing leg of the FINA/MASTBANK Swimming World Cup 2014, held in Singapore (SIN) on November 1-2, both successfully defending their World Cup titles. ...
US paper says FBI 'wired' FIFA whistleblower Blazer
LONDON, November 3, 2014 - A US media report claims Chuck Blazer, once one of the most powerful men in world federation FIFA, was wired by the FBI for a series of meetings with leading football figures at the London Olympic Games in 2012.Blazer, according ...
Media accreditation for the Final Draw of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
Please scroll down for French FIFA is pleased to announce that the accreditation process for media
representatives wishing to cover the Final Draw of the FIFA Women’s
World Cup Canada 2015™ will take place via the FIFA Media Channel from 3
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Historic milestone: United Nations recognises autonomy of sport
LAUSANNE, November 3, 2014 -The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today welcomed the historic recognition by the United Nations of the autonomy of the IOC and sport.The recognition comes in a resolution adopted by consensus at the 69th regular session ...
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Cape Verde becomes first African country to partner with ICSS
CAPE VERDE, November 3, 2014 - Following on from the support received from leading Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) Sport Ministers earlier this year, the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) has just signed a wide-ranging ...
FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 Live Your Goals Tour to kick off in Switzerland
Please scroll down for French, Spanish and German ZURICH, October 3, 2014 - Starting with Switzerland this month, the FIFA Women’s World Cup
2015™ winner’s trophy will set off on a journey to each of the qualified
countries as FIFA looks to provide ...
IAAF Evaluation Commission concludes visits to the three candidates for 2019 IAAF World Championships
MONACO, November 3, 2014 -
The IAAF Evaluation Commission (EVCOM),
under the chairmanship of IAAF Vice President Sebastian Coe (GBR),
has now concluded its visits to the three candidate cities for the 2019
edition of the IAAF World Championships: ...
Euronews and SportAccord sign historic partnership
LAUSANNE, November 3, 2014 - Euronews and SportAccord signed a historic collaboration for sports programming, which will enable the global broadcaster and the union of all 92 international sports federations to establish a new sports programme. The agreement ...
Nadia dazzles SportAccord IF forum with a perfect 10-hand stand
LAUSANNE, November 3, 2014 -
When she was invited to the SportAccord
International Federation forum, it was as a participant and the key speaker. But once she got to
the stage, Nadia Comaneci transformed ...
Europe's clubs hit new snag over 2022 World Cup timing
ZURICH, November 3, 2014 - European clubs' hopes of persuading FIFA to opt for spring, if it must switch the 2022 World Cup timing, has been cast into doubt by the Qatari hosts.Throughout nearly four years of controversy over the timing of the finals ...
Agenda 2020: Bach makes last-minute plea for his vision at SportAccord Forum
LAUSANNE, November 3, 2014 - The 8th SportAccord International Federation
Forum that opened in Lausanne on Monday offered the IOC President Thomas Bach a
great platform to sell his Agenda 2020 to the sporting ...
Bach: Kosovo clearly deserves to be recognized by the IOC
LAUSANNE, November 3, 2014 - Thomas Bach was a keynote speaker at the
opening of the SportAccord International Federations Forum 2014 organized at
the magnificent Beau-Rivage Hotel in the Olympic capital of Lausanne. The IOC
President expressed his ...
CAF maintains Africa Cup of Nations dates in January,February 2015
CAIRO, November 3, 2014 - At its meeting on Sunday November 02nd 2014 in Algiers, the Executive Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) considered the request of the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Morocco on the postponement of ...
Football must fully embrace technology, Hawk-Eye founder
LAUSANNE, November 3, 2014 –Paul Hawkins the founder of Hawk-Eye,
is calling on the world of football to let go of its reluctance to embrace
technology that could benefit the game.
Hawk Eye is a name familiar ...
Mongolian Sports Press Union holds photo exhibition
ULAANTAABAR, November 2, 2014 - Mongolian Sports Press Union ( MSPU ) has launched a photo exhibition dubbed " Incheon-2014 Asian Games & 100 actions " at "Blue Moon" gallery in Ulaanbaatar. MSPU has dispatched the ...
AIPS and SportAccord Young Reporters Program kicks off in Lausanne
LAUSANNE, November 2, 2014 - AIPS and SportAccord are set to collaborate in
yet another exciting Young Reporters programme in the Olympic Capital Lausanne,
Switzerland. On Monday, November 2, four young journalists coming from Europe
and Africa will ...