Investing in Movement Leadership: Special Olympics Leadership Academy
GURGAON, December 23, 2014 - Special Olympics launched its first Leadership Academy in Gurgaon, India
earlier this month, as part of its Global Strategy for a development
program to engage and inspire leaders in the Movement, empowering ...
Radio coverage of World Handball Championships in doubt
BRUSSELS, December 23, 2014 - Less than
one month before the start of the 2015 Men’s World Handball Championships in
Qatar , it seems there will be little or no radio coverage of this top handball
event, and even TV coverage will not be as widespread ...
Kenyan champions express worry over Champions league preparations
NAIROBI, December 23, 2014 - Cash-strapped Kenyan Premier League Champions, Gor Mahia
fear they might not be well prepared for their CAF Champions League campaign
next year. K’Ogalo, as they are popularly referred to as have been drawn
against Madagascar ...
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Gwangju Universiade signed partnership agreements with 56 designated Universiade hospitals
GWANGJU, December 23, 2014 - Athletes will be treated at a medical clinic in the Athletes’ Village during the Universiade Gwangju 2015. The “polyclinic” will play a key part in keeping the athletes’ healthy to enjoy and take part in the World University ...
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Gwangju Universiade awards 7 university teams from IT Contest
GWANGJU, December 22, 2014 - The Gwangju 2015 Universiade Organizing Committee (GUOC) held an awarding ceremony on December 22nd for the ‘Universiade Gwangju 2015 IT Contest’ supported by SK C&C, Gwangju Universiade’s global premium partner. The ...
Musa Sise appointed SJAG acting president
BANJUL, December 22, 2014 - The Executive Committee of the Sports Journalists Association of The Gambia (SJAG) acting on Article 9 subsection 4 of the 2014 adopted constitution has appointed Musa Sise, the first vice President as Acting President ...
Media Accreditation Process open for the CONCACAF Under-20 Championships Jamaica 2015
MIAMI, December 22, 2014 - The Confederation of North,
Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) informs
media that the accreditation process for the CONCACAF Under-20
Championships Jamaica 2015 is open to all media as of today, ...
Indian misery on oversees wicket continues
MUMBAI, December 22, 2014 - It has been the same old saga which seems to be continuing with the Indian Cricket team as they went down by four wickets to give hosts Australia an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy at the Gabba ...
Atletico De Kolkata annex inaugural Indian Super League title
MUMBAI, December 22, 2014 - A splendid header by substitute Mohammad Rafique
during injury time helped Atletico De Kolkata clinch the inaugural
Indian Super League (ISL) title by a solitary goal against Kerala
Blasters FC here on Saturday at the ...
End of the year review by FIFA President and Secretary General
ZURICH, December 22, 2014 - Just before the turn of the year FIFA looks back on an eventful 2014. The
highlight of the year was of course the FIFA World Cup™ in Brazil, but
there are also many other things to remember on and off the pitch:
Polish Skaters dominate 2nd FISU World University Speed Skating Championship
ALMATY, December 22, 2014 - The 2nd FISU World University Speed Skating Championship took place in Almaty, Kazakhstan from 18 to 21 December, 2014. Representatives from 12 nations competed in the 28th and last FISU World University Championship of 2014. ...
Blatter targets restoring credibility as next FIFA mission
LONDON, December 22, 2014 - FIFA
president Sepp Blatter, in end-of-year comments recalling his promises of
nearly four years ago, has insisted that restoring public confidence in the
world federation is high priority for him.
in May ...
The Abu Dhabi Tour - a new professional cycling race in UAE is born
ABU DHABI, December 22, 2014 – The Abu Dhabi
Tour, the new professional cycling race in the United Arab Emirates, has
been announced and will run as a partnership between the Abu Dhabi
Sports Council and RCS Sport.
The UCI has ...
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WTF to host first ever Para-Taekwondo world ranking competition in 2015
LAUSANNE, December 22, 2014 - The
World Taekwondo Federation announced that for the first time ever
para-taekwondo world rankings will be introduced at the Canada
Para-Taekwondo Open in February 2015 as part of the federation’s pledge
Real Madrid crowned winners of FIFA Club World Cup
MARRAKECH, December 21, 2014 - Real Madrid continued their dominant end to 2014 by beating Argentinian San Lorenzo 2-0 to become the winners of FIFA's Cub World Cup in Marrakech, Morocco. San
Lorenzo edged Auckland City FC in the semi-final after ...
Three-time Boston marathon champion Jeptoo's B sample returns positive for doping
NAIROBI, December 21, 2014 - Rita Jeptoo's illustrious marathon career could tumble down
like a pack of cards after her B sample results tested positive for banned
substances. Athletics Kenya, in a communiqueon Friday evening confirmed that
FIFA to propose consultant to help solve Kenya league fiasco
NAIROBI, December 20, 2014 - Despite a consultative meeting between Football Kenya Federation (FKF), the top tier league managing body Kenya Premier league Limited and three representatives from FIFA, no truce was reached concerning a battle ...
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Sion to run for 2026 Winter Olympics
SION, December 20, 2014 - The Swiss city of Sion along with the Valais region will enter in the race to host the Winter Olympic Games of 2026. The initiative was launched by Christian Constantin president of FC Sion, the football team
that is in ...
AIPS sends condolences to Pakistan after Peshawar school attack
PESHAWAR, December 20, 2014 -
Gianni Merlo led the AIPS Executive committee members of world sports
journalists body in strongly condemning the cowardly attack by Taliban militants
on Tuesday at an Army ...