News: Sport

International Hockey Federation extends partnership with surfacing supplier Polytan

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the extension of its long-running partnership with sport surfaces company Polytan until 2024. The extended partnership, which…

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Oct 26, 2021 Environment / Sport / Surfaces / Technology /

 
 

New Chinese COVID outbreaks sees postponement of Beijing and Wuhan marathons

Following a recent surge of the Coronavirus, Chinese authorities have announced the postponement of mass participation events the Beijing Marathon and the Wuhan Marathon. Cancelled in…

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Oct 25, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Looming fall of Evergrande symbolises current plight of Chinese economy

With Chinese real estate giant the Evergrande Group advising overnight that there is “no guarantee” that it can meet its US$305 billion debts, starting with a deadline on Monday…

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Oct 22, 2021 ByKunal Sawhney Entertainment / Finance / Sport / Tourism /

 
 

GameDay partners with Sisense to build data visualisation tool to scale sports club management and engagement

Sports technology innovator GameDay has linked with Sisense, the leading AI-driven platform for infusing analytics everywhere, to revolutionise its data visualisation capability in its new…

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Oct 22, 2021 Recreation / Sport / Technology /

 
 

Jim Kotsonis named Regional Vice President at Ticketmaster Asia Pacific

Looking to develop what it calls “immense growth opportunities”, global ticketing business Ticketmaster has appointed Jim Kotsonis to the newly created role of Regional Vice…

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Oct 20, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /

 
 

Vietnam’s rescheduled Southeast Asian Games to be held in May 2022

Vietnam’s hosting of the 2021 Southeast Asian Games will now take place in May next year, with the exact dates for the multi-sport event to be confirmed once the Vietnam Organising…

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Oct 19, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Inaugural FIM MiniGP Australia Series to begin in 2022

The inaugural FIM MiniGP Australia Series is the newest Cup to join the FIM MiniGP World Series and will have 10 races over five rounds, with the calendar visiting three states from March…

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Oct 18, 2021 Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

International Skateboard Judging Commission to launch in 2022

Aiming to standardise and improve skateboard contest judging procedures, World Skate has announced that, building from the success of Tokyo 2021 Olympic cycle, 2022 will see the launch…

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Oct 18, 2021 Education / Events / Sport /

 
 

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