News: Sport

China to restrict Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics tickets to residents

Organisers of the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics have informed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that overseas visitors will not be allowed to attend the 2022 Games with…

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Sep 30, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


Singapore announced as host country for upcoming AFF Suzuki Cup

The ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) has appointed Singapore as the host country for the upcoming biennial football competition - the AFF Suzuki Cup - scheduled to take place from 5th Dec…

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Sep 29, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


rebel partners with global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics

rebel, Australia’s leading retailer of sporting equipment, clothing, and footwear, has officially launched a 10-year partnership with powerhouse sports fan brand Fanatics which means…

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Sep 29, 2021 Marketing / Retail / Sport /


Successful rescue mission sees seven female Afghan Taekwondo athletes arrive in Melbourne

A successful rescue mission lead by Australian Taekwondo, the Australian Government and Oceania Taekwondo has resulted in seven female taekwondo athletes who fled Taliban controlled…

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Sep 23, 2021 Government / Safety / Sport /


New PwC survey reveals state of the Global Sports Industry

80% of sport industry executives believe shifting media landscapes and growing expectations for sport’s societal roles are the sector’s key market forces according to the newly…

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Sep 21, 2021 Finance / Marketing / Sport / Technology /


Xi’an municipal government considers China National Games as opportunity to focus on wellness

With China's 14th National Games major events currently being held in Xi'an - China’s northwest Shaanxi province - the Xi'an municipal government considers the…

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Sep 21, 2021 ByKaren Sweaney Events / Fitness / Sport / Venues / Wellness /


International Swimming League accused of ongoing financial mismanagement by former executives

The International Swimming League (ISL) has been accused of failing to pay suppliers and vendors from as far back as two years ago by two former executives from the series. The pair,…

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Sep 18, 2021 Aquatics / Events / Finance / Sport /


Opening of China’s National Games marks return of major spectator events

China’s President Xi Jinping has declared the 14th National Games of China open with spectators in attendance for what is seen as a run up to Beijing Winter Olympics which commences…

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Sep 17, 2021 ByNigel Benton Events / Government / Safety / Sport / Venues /



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