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THE DIE IS CAST, Tunis Grand Prix 2018, Tunisia Preview

Lausanne, Jan 19, 2019: The atmosphere was studious this afternoon during the draw of the Tunis Grand Prix 2018. All the heads of delegations had eyes only for the big screen which posted one after another the results of this crucial and expected moment. Actually, the draw determines a large part of

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Virat Kohli becomes second India batsman to reach the 900-point mark

Dubai, Jan 18, 2018: ICC Cricketer of the Year 2017 Virat Kohli has become only the second India batsman after Sunil Gavaskar to reach the 900-point mark in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, which were released on Thursday morning following the conclusion of the Centurion Test (Virat

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Grand Slam® tournaments announce recipients of 2018 International Player Grand Slam Grants

London, Jan 18, 2018: Twenty-nine players from 20 countries have been selected to receive the 2018 International Player Grand Slam® Grants financed by the Grand Slam Development Fund (GSDF) (2018 International Player Grand Slam Grants). The Programme, now in its second year, will provide total funding of $650,000 to selected players from

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Africa champion Botswana, 2nd Place South Africa qualify for 2018 WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship in Japan

Pretoria, South Africa, Jan 16, 2018: No. 33 Botswana and No. 35 South Africa have qualified to represent Africa at the 2018 WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship in Chiba, Japan, in August (2018 WBSC Women Softball World Championship). Developing the sport across the continent and elevating more African nations to compete at

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ITU President Marisol Casado presents candidature for ASOIF representative on the IOC Executive Board

Lausanne, Jan 16, 2018: ITU is pleased to announce that President and IOC member Marisol Casado has presented her candidacy to become the ASOIF representative on the IOC Executive Board, the elections for which will be held next month in PyeongChang (ITU President Marisol Casado presents candidature). “From my earliest involvement as

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AND THE NOMINEES ARE…

Monaco, Jan 16, 2018: An impressive collection of the greatest men, women and teams in sport have been nominated for the 2018 Laureus World Sports Awards, following a ballot by the world’s sports media (Laureus NOMINEES ARE). Tennis superstar Roger Federer’s impressive return to form after a knee injury, which saw him

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ICSS to extend international reach and access to prohibited substances reference tool in partnership with USADA

By Will Shand, Washington, DC, Jan 16, 2018: In a major step forward to enhance the information available to athletes and others about prohibited substances included in medications, the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) will extend the reach and accessibility of the Global Drug Reference Online (DRO) and help protect clean

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The Modern Commonwealth

By Louise Martin CBE, CGF President, Jan 16, 2018: Everyone across the Commonwealth Sport Movement believes in the exceptional power of sport as a force for good. A force that brings us together, reconciles our differences and has the inspiring potential to change lives for the better. A force that drives our

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SJAS launches its first ever website at KPC

By Sports Reporter, Karachi, Jan 16, 2018: Sports Journalists Association of Sindh (SJAS) have recently launched its full-fledge website (SJAS launches website) at Karachi Press Club (KPC). According to details, an event of Dawat-e-Haleem was organised by the SJAS members at KPC subsequent to the launching of its very first website www.sjaspakistan.com.

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US$500,000 solidarity fund to assist NACAC federations rebuild

Monaco, Jan 16, 2018: IAAF President Sebastian Coe visited Puerto Rico today to continue discussions and on this occasion hear first-hand about the devastating damage caused last year by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria and Jose (NACAC federations rebuild). Visiting Toa Baja and meeting representatives from six member federations in San Juan, Coe