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Ilias Ennahachi Retains ONE Flyweight Kickboxing World Title With Unanimous Decision Victory Over Superlek Kiatmoo9

Singapore, February 26, 2021: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), returned Friday with ONE: FISTS OF FURY. The explosive card featured six compelling fights contested under mixed martial arts, kickboxing, and Muay Thai rules. In the main event of the evening, reigning ONE Flyweight Kickboxing World

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WBSC reveals 2021-2029 calendar for Baseball, Softball, Baseball5 World Cups and format change

Pully, February 26, 2021: The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced the 2021-2029 Baseball, Softball and Baseball5 World Cup calendars, including a series of modifications to the competition format of some Baseball and Softball World Cups. “The pandemic has forced us to rethink our events, innovate and be more efficient with

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Muaythai Claims the Final Spot for the European Games 2023

Brussels, Belgium, February 26, 2021: All eyes have been on the European Games 2023, waiting in anticipation for the announcement of which sports would be awarded the final spots on the official medal program for the 2023 European Games in Poland. One of these coveted spots has awarded to the sport and

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Football development highlighted in visit to the Central African Republic

Bangui, Central African Republic, February 19, 2021: A meeting with President Faustin-Archange Touadéra, a national honour from the Central African Republic, and a presentation of a ground-breaking project involving the Central African Republic Football Association (RCA), the French Football Federation (FFF) and FIFA, highlighted FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s first-ever visit to Bangui.

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FIFAe Club World Cup 2021 to take football into another world

Zurich, February 19, 2021: As the dust settles on the draw for the FIFAe Club World Cup™ zone finals, the remaining 42 teams represented by two players each eye up who stands between them and triumph. The greatest FIFAe club event, played on EA SPORTS FIFA 21, will see the best esports

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Agreement signed between the Olympic Refuge Foundation and France

Lausanne, February 18, 2021: The Chair of the Olympic Refuge Foundation (ORF), Thomas Bach, and Roxana Maracineanu, the French Minister for Sport, signed an agreement in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Monday 15 February 2021 confirming France’s financial support for the work of the ORF. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has supported refugees through

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RUF 39 to Feature ‘Road To ONE’ Heavyweight Tournament on March 13, Tournament Champion Receives US$100,000+ Contract to Compete in ONE Championship

Singapore, February 18, 2021: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), today announced that United States-based mixed martial arts organization Ringside Unified Fighting (RUF Nation) will host a “Road To ONE” heavyweight tournament beginning at RUF 39 on March 13. The tournament will feature 16 promising heavyweight

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IMMAF unveils online grading scheme for youth participants

London, February 18, 2021: The IMMAF Youth Development Commission has announced new guidelines to allow assessment of the technical competency of young athletes. In the challenging times of restricted practice and the need of the social distancing, the IMMAF Youth Development Commission recommended that IMMAF national federations, clubs and coaches begin to

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At the Tokyo Games, women eye power

Tokyo, February 15, 2021: Time is running out. With 158 days before the alleged opening of the Tokyo Games (July 23rd to August 8th), the organising committee has yet to decide whether the next Olympic event will take place in the presence of an audience. Since the end of last week, they

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African Union and FIFA commit to build on positive results and to accelerate collaboration

Zurich, February 12, 2021: Two years to the day of signing a Memorandum of Understanding between the two organisations, African Union (AU) Chairperson Félix Tshisekedi and FIFA President Gianni Infantino have discussed an action plan that will accelerate several aspects of the agreement aimed at contributing for the benefit of African society,