No tobacco at UEFA EURO 2012

UEFA Media Release, Thursday Oct 20, 2011: UEFA announced today that it will enforce a complete ban on the use, sale or promotion of tobacco in all stadia involved in UEFA EURO 2012 (No tobacco UEFA EURO 2012). Share on Facebook


DG of Sharjah Transport of the UAE Learns Experience in Games Organization from Beijing

BODA News, On October 12: Abdalla Al Zari Director General Sharjah Transport of the United Arab Emirates, visited BODA and learned the transportation management experience in holding the Paralympics, making preparations for the International Wheelchair Games for the disabled in December of 2012. Mr. Yu Chunquan, vice director of Beijing Traffic Management


Judo Grand Prix, Abu Dhabi 2011 – Last day and Final Results

Abu Dhabi: IJF News, Oct 19, 2011: Men’s -90kg: Great Performance for Georgia!, In the men’s -90kg, it is a nice Victory for the Georgian Varlam LIPARTELIANI, coached by the double Olympic Champion, Peter Seisenbacher (AUT), which concluded the category. After an outstanding tournament for the Swedish, Marcus NYMAN, the last step


Press conference with Olympic Champion Lindsey Vonn and Innsbruck 2012 CEO Peter Bayer

IOC News: Press conference with Olympic Champion Lindsey Vonn and Innsbruck 2012 CEO Peter Bayer With less than 100 days-to-go until the Innsbruck 2012 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), the IOC would like to invite you to attend a press conference with LINDSEY VONN, Olympic Champion and Youth Olympic Games Ambassador & PETER


Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, appointed Deputy Chair of Goal Bureau

Zurich: HRH Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, FIFA Vice President representing Asia, was appointed Deputy Chair of the Goal Bureau at FIFA. Prince Ali joined FIFA President Joseph Blatter, Goal Bureau Chairman Issa Hayatou and other committee members at the FIFA House today for the first committee meeting since the new appointments



WHISPER OF EXCITEMENT AS NEW REEM ACRA FEI WORLD CUP DRESSAGE SEASON BEGINS by Louise Parkes Lausanne (SUI), FEI NEWS, 18 October 2011: As the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2011/2012 season gets underway at Odense in Denmark this weekend (21-23 October), Share on Facebook


IPC Reveals Shortlist for Best Male & Female Athlete Award.

IPC Press Release: Five Paralympic superstars have been named finalists for the Best Female Athlete Category for the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) 2011 Paralympic Sport Awards, presented by the IPC’s international partner, Allianz (Best Female Athlete Award). Share on Facebook


Women’s -63kg: After Tokyo, last year, AGBEGNENOU Gold again in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: IJF News, Oct 18, 2011: The final started very well for the AGBEGNENOU, who immediately scored Yuko, but immediately followed by a waza-ari for Yusubova (AZE) on a counter attack. Share on Facebook


Swedish Open – ITTF Pro Tour, 19th – 23rd October 2011.

ITTF News, Oct 18, 2011: The 2011 Swedish Open ITTF Pro Tour gets underway tomorrow. As the last event in the Pro Tour Series many players will be jostling for position to ensure their participation at the Pro Tour Grand Finals, which will be played in London from the 24-27 November. Share


Opportunity for South Africa to draw level with Australia

Dubai, ICC MEDIA RELEASE, 18 October 2011: South Africa has an opportunity to draw level with Australia in the Reliance ICC ODI Championship table when the two sides go head to head in a three-ODI series which starts at Centurion from Wednesday (Opportunity South Africa). Share on Facebook