News: Sport

Indian stadium confirmed as world’s largest capacity cricket venue

The new-look Motera Stadium in the Indian state of Gujarat has today been confirmed as the world’s largest cricket venue, while also revealing its renaming as the Narendra Modi…

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Feb 24, 2021 ByNigel Benton Marketing / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Dubai stages first-ever solar-powered FIA motor rally

Staged from 18th to 20th February, the Dubai International Baja event has set the record as the first FIA (Federation Internationale de l'Automobile) World Cup motor rally to be run on…

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Feb 23, 2021 Environment / Sport / Technology /

 
 

FIFA appoints Australian and New Zealand-based Chief Operating Officers for 2023 Women’s World Cup

FIFA has announced today the appointment of two Chief Operating Officers in Australia and New Zealand respectively for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023. Following their initial…

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Feb 17, 2021 Events / Sport /

 
 

Samsung and Eden Park partner to install New Zealand’s largest digital screen

Global technology giant Samsung and Auckland’s Eden Park have combined forces to install New Zealand’s largest digital screen, significantly improving the stadium’s visual…

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Feb 16, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Technology / Venues /

 
 

CAS finds Asian Football Confederation guilty of discrimination, interference and denial of justice

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has found the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) guilty of discrimination against female candidates, third-party interference and denial of…

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Feb 15, 2021 Legal / Sport /

 
 

Australia’s Anti Wave marks 50 years of aquatic innovation

2021 will be a significant year for top aquatic equipment supplier Anti Wave International, marking 50 years since company founder, Anti Kajlich, designed and patented a Water Polo Goal…

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Feb 15, 2021 Aquatics / Safety / Sport / Technology /

 
 

Coronavirus restrictions force postponement of FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers in Qatar

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has advised that qualifying matches for its Asia Cup in the Qatar capital of Doha - due to commence this week - have been postponed due to…

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Feb 15, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

ASM Global’s Harvey Lister looks to ‘full revival’ of live events in 2022

Harvey Lister, APAC Chairman and Chief Executive of ASM Global (Asia Pacific) has shared his thoughts on the revival of the Australian and international live performance industry. In an…

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Feb 14, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

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