AIPS Europe petition: Huge success in Brussels
BRUSSLES, October 7, 2014 - The Committee of Petitions of the European Parliament today decided to
accept the petition of AIPS Europe. Furthermore, the Committee and its
President Cecilia Wikström referred the ...
Iran overcome Japan for Gold at Asian games
INCHEON, October 6, 2014 - In
the gold medal match of men’s volleyball competition at the
17th Asian Games in Incheon on Friday, Iran prevailed over japan 3-1 (28-26, 23-25, 25-19, 25-19) at the Songnim Gymnasium,It ...
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Korea Unites as curtains fall on Incheon
INCHEON, October 6, 2014 - There was more to celebrate than just the closing of the Asian Games in Incheon on Saturday.The closing of the 17th Incheon Asian Games today saw North Korea’s second powerful man, Hwang Pyong So sitting next to the South ...
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Next is Gwangju 2015!
GWANGJU, October 6, 2014 - With the 2014 Incheon Asian Games coming to end after 16 days of fierce competition, all eyes are drawn toward the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade, coming up in nine months time. The Gwanjgu Universiade Organizing Committee ...
Somali Football league broadens
MOGADISHU, October 6, 2014 - The President of Somali Football Federation Abdiqani Said Arab has announced the increase of the number of clubs participating in the SFF Nation Link Telecom championship. President Arab made the announcement in ...
USA retain title after beating Spain in final of 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women
ISTANBUL, October 6, 2014 - World champions USA retained their title after rolling to a 77-64 triumph against Spain in the Final of the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women at Fenerbahce Arena in Istanbul on Sunday.In doing so, the USA ...
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Brazilian Kelvin Hoefler Edges Out Australian to Win World Skateboarding Championships
KIMBERLY, South Africa – October 6, 2014 – The 2014 Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup concluded on Sunday in dramatic fashion. It was an all-out battle in the Street Championship Semi Finals with Nyjah Huston upset ...
The Bundesliga era has begun for 'Seo'
POTSDAM, Germany, October 6, 2014 - (Please scroll down for Spanish) Lizbeth Seomara Sainz Leal began her training sessions with the SC Potsdam Volleyball Club of the German Bundesliga.The Mexican spiker that was scouted a year ago by several teams ...
AIPS Europe to defend 'Radio Rights' petition to the Committee of Petitions of the European Parliament
BRUSSELS, October 6, 2014- Tomorrow, October 7, the AIPS EUROPE, the
European section of AIPS (the International Sports Press Association) will
defend a petition to the Committee of Petitions of the European Parliament ...
Hosszu and Le Clos reinforce lead after Moscow (RUS)
MOSCOW, October 6, 2014 - Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu continued to impress in the fourth leg of the FINA/MASTBANK Swimming World Cup, organised in Moscow (RUS) on October 4-5, 2014. In the Russian capital, the Magyar swimmer added seven gold medals to her ...
NBA Champions host Special Olympics unified Basketball clinics in Berlin and Istanbul as part of 2014 NBA Global Games
BERLIN, October 6, 2014 - As part of 2014 NBA Global Games, top players from the NBA Champion team San Antonio Spurs will host Unified basketball clinics this week for Special Olympics athletes and local young people in Berlin and Istanbul. 30 ...
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ICSS underlines commitment to protecting sport at Securing Sport 2014
LONDON, October 6, 2014 - Speaking at the opening of Securing Sport 2014, Mohammed Hanzab (ICSS President) has today underlined the ICSS’s commitment to protecting sport by hosting two milestone events to coordinate international ...
Synchro World Cup: China dominates in Québec City
LAUSANNE, October 6, 2014 - The team of China has dominated the 13th edition of the FINA Synchronised Swimming World Cup, organised in Québec City (CAN) from October 2-5, 2014 after winning the Duet, Team and Free Combination events. In the Team Highlight, ...
Ticket sale for Rio 2016 Olympic Games starts in November
RIO DE JANEIRO, October 5, 2014 - The Organizing Committee for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio (5 to 21 August) has announced the ticket prices for the event. More than 7.5 million tickets for all sports (i.e. 50 per cent of all tickets) will be available ...
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Vaggelis Marinakis, President of Olympiacos targeted in foiled terrorist attack
ATHENS, October 3, 2014 - Vaggelis Marinakis, the President of Olympiacos, one of the most distinguished football clubs in Greece was one of the keys target of a foiled terrorist attack in Athens. According to the Greek Public Order and Citizen Protection ...
EOC & ANOCA hold Sport Journalists Seminar in Adama City
ADAMA, Ethiopia, October 3, 2014 - The Ethiopian Olympic Committee in collaboration with African National Olympic Committees Association (ANOCA) held a capacity building Sport Journalists Seminar at the Rift Valley Hotel on September 28 – 30.The seminar ...
IAAF announces candidates for 2014 World Athlete of the Year Award
MONACO, October 3, 2014 - (Please scroll down for French) The IAAF is pleased to announce the names of the 10 men and 10 women
who have been shortlisted for the 2014 World Athlete of the Year Award.
candidates have been selected ...
ESJA holds General Assembly and elects additional committee members
ADDIS ABABA, October 3, 2014 - The Ethiopian Sport Journalists Association (ESJA) has picked three additional executive board members and delivered the second year report at its third general assembly held at Harmony Hotel Addis Ababa on September 19. ESJA ...
AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 official ball unveiled
KUALA LUMPUR, October 3, 2014 - Asia’s most prestigious football competition is fast approaching as the 16th edition of the AFC Asian Cup is set to kick off when hosts Australia play Kuwait at the Melbourne Rectangular Stadium on January 9, 2015.With ...