Phase 1 tickets for Orange CHAN 2014 go on Sale
CAIRO, December 2, 2013 - With about 40 days to
the kick-off of the 3rd Edition of the African Nations Championship which
starts on 11 January till 1 February 2014 in South Africa. The Local Organising
Committee (LOC) ...
Qatar's Finnish coach sees 'potential' in new women's cycling team
DOHA, December 1, 2013 - Coach Pia Sundstedt from Finland says Qatar's new women's cycling team has the potential to do well once the young girls picked up the lessons quickly.
On Saturday, Qatar Cycling Federation (QCF) unveiled its ...
Meeting of the FIFA Executive Committee in Salvador de Bahia
ZURICH, December 1, 2013 - The
agenda for the meeting of the FIFA Executive Committee, which will take place
on 4 and 5 December 2013 at Sauipe Hotel in Salvador de Bahia, is now available on FIFA.com.
other topics, the FIFA Executive ...
World Trophy: World-class synchro teams vie for top honours in Mexico
December 1, 2013 – Up-and-coming synchronised swimming
stars from China, Egypt, Greece, Italy, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Russia, Spain,
Ukraine and USA are set to compete in the eighth edition of the FINA
Line-up of Final Draw performers now complete
ZURICH, December 1, 2013 -(Please scroll down for Portuguese) Three big names have been added to the line-up of Brazilian acts who
will be performing at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final Draw at
Costa do Sauipe, Bahia, on 6 December 2013, with ...
Kipketer gets Sopot running towards 2014 World Indoor Championships
SOPOT, Poland, December 1, 2013 - ore than 700 amateur athletes raced through the streets of Sopot on Thursday (28) to mark the 100-day countdown to the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships.They
were joined by IAAF Ambassador Wilson Kipketer, Denmark’s ...
AIPS Asia hold historic meeting in Lahore
LAHORE, December 1, 2013 - Another chapter in the history of Pakistani sports journalism was written in the historical city of Lahore when Pakistan Sports Writers Federation (PSWF) hosted its first ever AIPS Asia Executive Committee (EC) ...
RWC 2015 store opens in central London
DUBLIN, December 1, 2013 - With
less than two years to go before Rugby World Cup 2015 kicks off and
just in time for the festive season shopping rush, central London is the
location for a new Rugby World Cup store stocking a full range of ...
Somali FA endorses local football committee election
MOGADISHU, December 1, 2013 - Somali Football federation has lauded the
outcome of the recent election of Lower Jubba regional football committee, terming
it free and fair and endorsed the newly elected committee.During its monthly meeting held ...
AIPS America Executive meet in Managua
MANAGUA, December 1, 2013 - The Nicaraguan Sports Journalist
Association (ACDN) hosted the 2013 AIPS America Executive meeting where
important discussions were held as the continental body seeks to develop a
Women's EHF FINAL4 launch press conference postponed
VIENNA, December 1, 2013 - The official
launch press conference for the first Women’s EHF FINAL4, scheduled for December
4 2013 in the hosting city of Budapest, has been postponed due to what the organisers termed ...
'Time for change' in fight against doping
ZURICH, November 30, 2013 - The Anti-Doping in Sports Consensus Meeting was held at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on Friday, 29 November 2013. The
conference, hosted by FIFA in collaboration with the World Anti-Doping
Agency (WADA), the International ...
Brazilian pair Alison and Emanuel announce split
RIO DE JANEIRO, November 30, 2013 - Brazil’s Alison and Emanuel, one of the most successful beach volleyball partners in recent times have announced that they will be parting ways.Alison and Emanuel, who won virtually every possible title and also a ...
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La Francophonie Secretary General meets IOC President
PARIS, November 30, 2013 - Francophonie Secretary General, Abdou Diouf, today held an official
meeting with newly elected President of the International Olympic
Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, who visited the Ogranisation
Internationale de la Francophonie’s ...
FIFA rejects Ukraine appeal; sanctions for discrimination upheld
ZURICH, November 30, 2013 - The FIFA Appeal Committee on Thursday decided to reject the appeal lodged by the Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) and confirm the decisions rendered by the FIFA Disciplinary
Committee with regard to the FFU on 27 ...
IAAF Doping expert urges Kenyan athletes to stick to traditional pre-race routines
ELDORET, November 30, 2013 - Kenyan track and filed runners have been cautioned against over reliance on dietary supplements that have been linked to positive drug tests, and instead stick-at least in part- with tradition while preparing for their ...
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CGF first CoCom in Gold Coast pleased with all areas, 'impressed' by many
QUEENSLAND, November 29, 2013 - The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has concluded today its first
Coordination Commission meeting in relation to the 2018 Commonwealth
Games in Gold Coast, Australia.
Although the CGF conducted an initial Project ...
IAAF Diamond League 2014:Event disciplines per each meeting
MONACO, November 28, 2013 - The IAAF Diamond League is delighted to announce the distribution of event disciplines for the 2014 season.
on 9 May 2014 in Doha (QAT), the fifth season of the IAAF Diamond
League comprises 14 of the ...
Kemboi, Sum named Kenyan Athletes of the Year 2013
ELDORET, Kenya, November 29, 2013 - World champions Ezekiel Kemboi and Eunice Sum
were named athletes of the year at the Athletics Kenya, AK awards held
in Eldoret on Thursday. Kemboi the double Olympic steeplechase
champion was voted the winner ...