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FIFA Club World Cup schedule

Aug 28, 2016: The pathway to global glory has become clearer after the match schedule for the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 presented by Alibaba E-Auto was announced. The tournament, which will be played between 8-18 December, features the six continental club champions and a representative of the host nation. The

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2016 Class of FIBA Hall of Fame inducted

MIES, Aug 27, 2016: The 2016 Class of the FIBA Hall of Fame was inducted on Saturday night at the House of Basketball, FIBA’s headquarters on the outskirts of Geneva. Seven world class basketball personalities were enshrined in a ceremony held in the Naismith Arena, FIBA’s exhibition space named after the inventor

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Fraport Skyliners to host Guaros de Lara

Munich, Aug 25, 2016: Basketball fans in Europe, the Americas and around the world are in a for a treat when Fraport Skyliners of Germany and Guaros de Lara of Venezuela contest this year’s FIBA Intercontinental Cup in Frankfurt, on 18 September. The FIBA Intercontinental Cup is an annual traditional match-up featuring

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Young refugees inspired

Zurich, Aug 26, 2016: Fleeing the horrors of the war in Syria, they were welcomed by Jordan and lived in purpose-built camps in the Al Mafraq region. There, they nourished hopes of being able to return to their homeland and their lives, thinking the war would not last long. But days, months

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New & Improved 2017 World Tour

Lausanne, Aug 26, 2016: The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) is excited to announce the 12 cities that will host the new and improved 2017 ITTF World Tour events. The revamped ITTF World Tour will have a new logo, new branding and a new structure to better promote table tennis globally. On

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Venues announced for HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2016-17

Dublin, Aug 25, 2016: Olympic gold medallists Australia and Rugby World Cup 2019 and Olympic Games 2020 hosts Japan are the latest countries to host rounds of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, which gets underway in early December. With the women’s game having inspired millions around the world during the

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Entry list Rio 2016 Paralympic Tennis

London, Aug 25, 2016: The International Tennis Federation (ITF) today confirmed the full list of singles and doubles entries for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Tennis Event at the Olympic Tennis Centre in Barra Olympic Park on 9-16 September. A total of 100 players from 29 countries will compete at the venue for

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Homecoming for Silva in the City of ‘Gold’

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 24, 2016: Triumphant City, On August 8th 2016, Rafaela Silva made the public of the Carioca Arena 2 erupt along with all the Brazilian people as she won the Olympic title in the -57kg. Capturing the first gold medal for Brazil at the Rio Games, the young woman

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UNODC, ICSS launch comprehensive resource guide

By Will Shand, Vienna, Aug 23, 2016: Following on from the partnership signed last year at the 13th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, UNODC and International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) have today unveiled a new resource guide that will help law enforcement and sports organizations better detect

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Pakistan Hockey wins Olympic Day Award

Lahore, Pakistan, Aug 21, 2016: Hockey5s, On Olympic day back on 23 June, Pakistan called on its Olympic stars and national players to inspire the next generation of hockey players and the stars delivered on the Olympic Day. Their efforts not only provided inspiration, they also helped the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF)