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SportAccord becomes Signatory of World Anti-Doping Code

As part of its ongoing commitment to clean sport, SportAccord has confirmed it has recently become a signatory of the World Anti-Doping Code. An important achievement for the new direction…

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Sep 13, 2023 Legal / Sport / Wellness /


New data from Starlizard Integrity Services identifies 79 suspicious football matches in 2023

Sports betting integrity specialists - Starlizard Integrity Services - has advised that their latest data identifies 79 football matches played around the world between 1st January and 30th…

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Aug 17, 2023 Events / Finance / Legal / Sport /


The 1975 cancels Indonesia and Taiwan shows after row over Malaysia’s LGBT laws

British pop-rock band The 1975 has cancelled upcoming concerts in Indonesia and Taiwan after its appearance at a music festival in Malaysia was cut short. Appearing at Malaysia’s…

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Jul 24, 2023 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Venues /


UFC Gyms silent on demise of Australian master franchisor but still looking for global expansion

The recent financial and legal troubles of UFC Gyms in Australia have not raised any form of comment from the Newport Beach, USA-based headquarters of the global franchise or from fitness…

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Jul 21, 2023 ByNigel Benton Finance / Fitness / Legal /


World Athletics questions European Court of Human Rights decision on Caster Semenya

In the wake of the European Court of Human Rights decision that double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya was discriminated against by World Athletics, the global body for international…

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Jul 12, 2023 Legal / Sport /


Double Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya wins appeal at European Court of Human Rights

The European Court of Human Rights has found that double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya was discriminated against by rules forcing her to lower her testosterone levels in order to…

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Jul 11, 2023 Legal / Sport /


Xponential Fitness responds to critical report

Xponential Fitness, the largest global franchisor of boutique fitness brands, has responded firmly to critical report on its performance by financial services blogger Fuzzy Panda Research…

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Jul 8, 2023 Finance / Fitness / Legal /


Court finds Japanese officials guilty in Tokyo Olympics bribery scandal

The latest in a series of trials of executives and officials accused of corruption surrounding the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has seen consultant Joji Matsui found guilty of taking bribes by a…

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Jul 6, 2023 Events / Finance / Legal / Sport / Venues /



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