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SportAccord announces Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as Keynote Speaker

SportAccord has confirmed that Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), will be a Keynote Speaker at the fully virtual International…

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May 12, 2021 Events / Sport /


World eSports League unveiled in South Korea

The World eSports League (WSL), a brand-new global esports event hosted by Technoblood eSports (TB eSports) has been unveiled in the South Korean capital of Seoul. Revealing its plan for…

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May 11, 2021 Entertainment / Sport / Technology /


AFC Cup matches scheduled for Maldives hub postponed ‘until further notice’

The Asian Football Confederation has indefinitely postponed AFC Cup group matches set to take place in the Maldives after a new wave of COVID-19 cases across the continent. The AFC said…

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May 11, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues / Wellness /


Works continue for Vietnam’s hosting of 31st SEA Games and 11th ASEAN Para Games

Vietnam’s preparations for the hosting of 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games (ASEAN Para Games 11) based in the city of Hanoi later this year are…

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May 8, 2021 Events / Sport / Venues /


ASM Global welcomes the return of senior venue industry HR executive Rebecca Barry

ASM Global (Asia Pacific) Chairman and Chief Executive Harvey Lister today announced that Rebecca Barry will take up the role of Director, People and Culture for ASM Global’s Asia…

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May 7, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Venues /


World Athletics’ Mondo partnership drives release of new equipment designs

World Athletics and its official equipment supplier Mondo have announced the release of a new range of equipment designs that it says will “revolutionise elite competition…

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May 7, 2021 Sport / Technology / Venues /


Ground-breaking ceremony for Solomons Islands’ new national stadium the first step in Sports City plan

Solomons Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has highlighted that the eastern precinct of the city will be transformed into a ‘sports city’ for the nation’s hosting…

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May 7, 2021 Events / Sport / Venues /


Player Coronavirus infections sees suspension of Indian Premier League

The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been suspended after an increase in COVID-19 cases among players. In a statement, the IPL said it had "unanimously decided" to postpone the…

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May 4, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues /



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