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Saudi Arabia secures World Combat Games 2023

The Global Association of International Sports Federations has awarded Riyadh (the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) the 2023 edition of the World Combat Games (WCG) - international…

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May 31, 2021 Events / Sport /


Indian Premier League season to continue in the UAE in September and October

The remaining matches of the Indian Premier League, which was suspended as Coronavirus spread through the subcontinent earlier this month, will be completed in the United Arab Emirates in…

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May 31, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues /


Remainder of Pakistan Super League season to be played in Abu Dhabi

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced that the remainder of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2021 will be completed in Abu Dhabi in June, ending fears that the competition’s sixth…

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May 25, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues /


21 participants die in extreme weather during China mountain marathon race

21 participants in the Yellow River Stone Forest cross-country mountain race have died in north-western China after hail, freezing rain and gales hit the high-altitude track. Chinese state…

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May 24, 2021 ByNigel Benton Events / Safety / Sport /


OCBC Arena and Aquatic Centre closed to public for exclusive use by Team Singapore athletes

Singapore’s OCBC Arena and OCBC Aquatic Centre have been closed to the public from today to allow Team Singapore's athletes to train ahead of the Olympic, Paralympic and SEA…

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May 21, 2021 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Fitness / Safety / Security / Sport /


Growing public opposition to Tokyo Olympics as Japanese doctors call for Games to be cancelled

Public opposition to the hosting of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in July has grown to more than 80% among the Japanese population. With the opening of the Games just 64 days away, publication…

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May 20, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues / Wellness /


Anti Wave Global’s water polo goals now being exported to seven countries

After three years of development, Queensland-based Anti Wave has completed the despatch of its new Global Anti Goal to customers in seven countries - just two weeks after the release of the…

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May 20, 2021 Aquatics / Design / Sport /


Polygiene partners with KVRA to develop multiple-use and environment-friendly jiu-jitsu apparel

Polygiene®, the global leader in branded ‘stays fresh technologies’, has partnered with Brazilian brand KVRA - a market leader in the jiu-jitsu and MMA arena - to become the…

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May 19, 2021 Design / Environment / Sport / Technology /



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