Tokyo, 24 July 2019 – The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) unveiled the designs of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals today, exactly one year before the commencement of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 (Olympic Medal Designs Unveiled). The medal ribbon and case designs also unveiled. The
Lausanne, July 24, 2019: Lausanne, Switzerland, July 24, 2019 – The FIVB has promised a volleyball homecoming party one year from today when the sport returns to its Olympic birthplace, alongside beach volleyball, at Tokyo 2020 (Volleyball ready for Olympic). Volleyball first included in the Olympic Games at Tokyo 1964 and cemented
By Peter Miller, Bridgetown, Barbados, July 23, 2019: The very first pick at the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) draft was opening batsman Alex Hales CPL who will be playing for the Barbados Tridents. Hales says he is really looking forward to turning out at the CPL for the first time.
By Amelia Fisher-Starzynski, La Jolla, California, July 23, 2019: The world’s top surfers from the American continent are set to make their debut in the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, where shortboard, longboard, SUP surfing and SUP racing will feature on the Sports Programme for the first time. Led by
Johannesburg, South Africa, July 23, 2019: The NBA today announced the 10 boys and 10 girls who will represent the African continent in the second Jr. NBA Global Championship, a youth basketball tournament for the top 13- and 14-year-old boys and girls teams from around the world that will be held Aug.
Lausanne, July 23, 2019: ‘Athlete Centred Sport’ has unveiled as the theme of the International Federation Forum 2019, giving custodians of sport the opportunity to explore the game-changing benefits of putting athletes at the heart of their strategies. The International Federation Forum 2019, which organises for GAISF members and supported by the
Tokyo, July 22, 2019: Approaching 100 days to the Opening Day of the year’s top major international baseball competition and Olympic qualifier, sponsorship and ticketing announcements were made on the second edition of the World Baseball Softball Confederation WBSC Premier12, which will feature the world’s Top 12 ranked men’s national baseball teams
Monaco, July 22, 2019: Working in collaboration with the International Athletics Film Festival (FICA), the IAAF Heritage and Broadcast departments have announced a mobile film competition open to young filmmakers from around the world. Open to all aspiring filmmakers regardless of experience under the age of 23, the competition is seeking short
Karachi, Pakistan, July 21, 2019: The 31st Pakistan Scrabble Championship ended here today with 14 year old Hasham Hadi Khan maintaining his grip on the trophy through out and winning the title for the first time eventually winning 21 of his 27 games. Hasham Hadi Khan domination can be assuaged from the
Liverpool, England, July 21, 2019: The Silver Ferns, whose last World Cup title came in 2003, took control of the contest late in the second quarter and didn’t give up their advantage as captain Laura Langman led her side to success with help from some superb shooting from Maria Folau and Ameliaranne