News: Sport

Football Australia supports increasing humanitarian refugee intake from Afghanistan

Football Australia has confirmed its support for the Australian Government’s humanitarian response to Afghanistan and called for the consideration of increasing the country’s…

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Aug 29, 2021 Government / Security / Sport /

 
 

Hong Kong and Macau to partner Guangdong in hosting China’s 2025 National Games

Hong Kong and Macau have been chosen to co-host China’s 15th National Games in 2025, alongside Guangdong, the first time the two administrative regions will stage a major national…

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Aug 27, 2021 Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 team welcomes strategic commercial talent

FIFA has announced the appointments of John Nicholl as the new Head of Commercial Revenues and Kim Anderson as Head of Marketing Services of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ in…

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Aug 25, 2021 Events / Marketing / Sport /

 
 

GAISF launches host city selection process for various world multi-sport events

The Global Association of International Sports Federations has opened the host city selection process for future editions of various world multi-sport events, including the World Urban…

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Aug 24, 2021 Events / Sport /

 
 

World Rugby’s Katie Sadleir named new Chief Executive at the Commonwealth Games Federation

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has announced the appointment of New Zealander Katie Sadleir as its new Chief Executive. Sadlier will move to the role in November after five years…

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Aug 22, 2021 Sport /

 
 

Construction completed on Phnom Penh’s new Cambodian National Stadium

Construction work on the new Morodok Techo National Stadium in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh has been completed. Set to be a key venue during Cambodia’s Southeast Asian Games…

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Aug 19, 2021 Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

FIT Summit partners with ‘Let’s Get Moving Singapore’ campaign

Singapore’s fitness, wellness and sports industries are uniting in a national ‘Let’s Get Moving Singapore’ campaign from 19th-26th August to encourage more people to…

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Aug 19, 2021 Events / Fitness / Marketing / Sport / Wellness /

 
 

Cancellation of Japanese Grand Prix means no Formula one races in east Asia in 2021

Formula One has advised of the cancellation of the Japanese F1 Grand Prix for the second successive year as a result of the Japanese Government feeling the nation cannot stage the race as…

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Aug 18, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport /

 
 

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