The dreams of a nation rest at Colombia's feet
FORTALEZA, July 4, 2014 - Colombians needed 16 years to learn
how to lose. Having lost everything that it was possible to lose, that lesson
seems to be well and truly learned. Now, the problem is that we don’t know what
to do when we don’t lose. ...
Mexican U21 team holds training camp in Baja California
TIJUANA, Mexico, July 3, 2014 (Please scroll down for Spanish) - The Baja California High
Performance Center hosts the beginning of the Mexican Men’s National U21 Squad
cycle on the road to this FIVB Age Group World ...
CAS annuls the suspension of Belgian judoka Charline van Snick
Lausanne, 4 July 2014 - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rendered its decision following
the appeal filed by the Belgian Olympic bronze medalist Charline van Snick, against the decision issued by ...
Equatorial Guinea disqualified from Orange Africa Cup of Nations Morocco 2015
CAIRO, July 4, 2014 - The Organizing Committee of the Africa Cup of Nations has disqualified
Equatorial Guinea from the playoffs of the Orange Africa Cup of Nations,
Morocco 2015.This decision was reached 3rd July 2014 following
the protest brought ...
Football for Hope Festival
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 4, 2014 - Football has become a vital instrument for hundreds of social development programmes run by private and community-based organisation around the world. These programmes are providing children and young people with valuable ...
Local Organizing Committee of IX men's Pan Am Cup set details in Tijuana, Mexico
TIJUANA, July 4, 2014 -(Please scroll down for Spanish) The Local Organizing Committee of the IX Men’s Pan American Cup held a coordination meeting to set the tournament details.The Cup will be played from August 9 to 17 at the Baja California High ...
World Sports Journalists day observed in Pakistan with great enthusiasm
KARACHI, July 4, 2014 - World Sports
Journalists Day was observed all over the Country with great enthusiasm and
in this connection a workshop titled ‘working relationship between sports
journalists and organizers’ ...
Joachim Loew: against France - and German distrust
MUNICH, July 3, 2014 - Munich - It sounds ironic: for the 16th time in a row Germany is among the eight best football teams worldwide, but the mood in the country is subdued.
Although he has taken his team
to the quarterfinals of a big tournament ...
Anti-doping controls during the Tour de France 2014
AIGLE, July 3, 2014 - The Agence Française de Lutte contre le Dopage (AFLD) and the Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation (CADF), the independent body mandated by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) to define and carry out the fight against doping in cycling, ...
FIFA welcomes police crackdown on tickets scam
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 3, 2014 - FIFA has welcomed action by police
in Rio de Janeiro against a World Cup tickets racket.
Police and public affairs sources
said that 11 individuals had been arrested on suspicion ...
FIFA scores an own goal over anti-racism officers
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 3, 2014 - An embarrassing chasm has been revealed between FIFA's words and actions over its anti-discrimination strategy.No anti-racism officers have been deployed at the World Cup in Brazil despite such a proposal in March from ...
Extra substitute set for lawmakers' agenda
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 3, 2014 -
A proposal for managers to be
able to use a fourth substitute in extra time is set to be put before the
law-making International Board again.
The idea has been considered
AIPS/FINA announces Young Reporters training in Doha
LAUSANNE, July 3, 2014 - AIPS
continues to leave footprints in sports journalism with the announcement of the
sixth AIPS Young Reporters programme set for November/December in Doha, Qatar.
Special Olympics South Africa to select national team to compete in the 2015 World Games in Los Angeles
JOHANNESBURG, July 3, 2014 - Special Olympics South Africa will host its 2014 National Summer Games at Pietermaritzburg 2014 - The City of Choice from July 8th to July 11th. The Games will see 450 athletes from nine provinces in Mzansi taking ...
FIS issues Social Media Guidelines
OBERHOFEN, July 3, 2014 - The FIS PR and Mass Media Committee has issued a Social Media
Guidelines document to serve as a do’s and don’ts guide for athletes,
coaches and officials to use as they participate in the realm of Social
World Cup's greatest upset-the game of their lives
LAHORE, July 3, 2014 - All the soccer World
Cups witness unexpected results with the underdogs prevailing over higher
ranked opponents. It is these ties that
make the most loved event even more fascinating to ...
AIPS Platinum Partner Korean Air increases frequency to China
SEOUL, July 3, 2014 -
Korean Air, South Korea’s flagship
airline, has increased frequency on its routes to China starting from July. The
number of flights on Korean Air’s six China routes will be increased to 15
Albania sports press marks World Sports Journalists day
TIRANA, July 3, 2014 - Albania sports press Association held a meeting to mark the world sports
journalists day and the 90th anniversary of the AIPS.
The meeting was organized in collaboration with the Albanian ...
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Keeping watch of the Hawk-Eye system
LONDON, July 2, 2014 - High summer in England and the fascination with sport is at its height.Fifa World Cup dominates the TV channels,the Wimbledon championships play their significant annual part on the world stage,and so it goes ...