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FIFA: Russia 2018 most engaging FIFA World Cup ever

• Over 7.5 billion engagements across all FIFA digital platforms • 1.25 billion video views during the World Cup • Over 580 million interactions on FIFA social media platforms during tournament — New data released by FIFA today has revealed that Russia 2018 was the most engaged FIFA World Cup™ in history. Record-breaking interest from fans online resulted in over ...
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IAAF

MEDIA ADVISORY: THE WEEK AHEAD IN ATHLETICS, 23-29 JULY The information in this advisory has been compiled to assist media in following the main developments in athletics over the coming week. It summarises the competitions and stories that will be covered on the IAAF website and its social media channels. Note that a meeting of ...
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Swimmers unite from across the globe for the 30th Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race

Istanbul, Turkey; 22 July 2018: Over 2,400 swimmers from 52 countries came together today in Istanbul for the Turkish Olympic Committee’s (TOC) 30th Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race. Turkey’s Hilal Zeybeb Saraç finished first in the women’s event whilst Doğukan Ulaç, also from Turkey, was the fastest man to complete the course in what was an ...
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Atletico de Madrid

22 de julio de 2018 Buenos días, Les recordamos que este lunes 23 de julio, a partir de las 12.30 horas, tendrá lugar en el auditorio del Wanda Metropolitano la presentación de Antonio Adán como nuevo jugador de nuestro club ante los medios de comunicación. Los profesionales de los medios de comunicación interesados en solicitar ...
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IAAF

NEW WORLD RECORD-HOLDER CHEPKOECH: ‘I CAN RUN FASTER’ © Philippe Fitte On a night of sensational running at a hot and humid Stade Louis II, Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech produced the crowning performance of the tenth IAAF Diamond League meeting of the season as she took more than eight seconds off the women’s world 3000m steeplechase ...
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IAAF

CAMPBELL-BROWN DONATES 2004 OLYMPIC GAMES WINNING VEST TO IAAF HERITAGE COLLECTION © Getty Images Jamaican sprint queen Veronica Campbell-Brown, one of only two women in history to have twice won the Olympic 200m title, has become the latest global champion to give her support to IAAF Heritage. The IAAF Heritage Collection, which aims to preserve and ...
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iSportconnect

A round-up of the latest news from the sports industry BROADCAST NBC Gets Prime-Time Tokyo 2020 Finals; Paris 2024 Eyes New Sports HOCKEY FIH Extends Partnership With BT Sport APPOINTMENT Burns And Elmer Join HOK’s US Sports Practice FOOTBALL A First For Football As Napoli Launch Amazon Store iSPORTCONNECT LATEST NEWS Odisha Mining Corporation Partners ...
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IAAF

CHEPKOECH BREAKS STEEPLECHASE WORLD RECORD IN MONACO – IAAF DIAMOND LEAGUE © Kirby Lee Beatrice Chepkoech broke the world record* to win the 3000m steeplechase at the Herculis meeting on Friday (20), clocking 8:44.32 at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco. The Kenyan won by more than 16 seconds, having gone through the 2000-metre point in ...
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ICAS

GOVERNING BODY OF THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT (CAS) : NEW MEMBERS APPOINTED Lausanne, 20 July 2018 – The International Council of Arbitration for Sport (ICAS) acknowledges the appointment of the first eleven council members for its next four-year term which will begin on 1 January 2019. ICAS is the governing body of the ...
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IOC executive board to propose nine new Members for election by IOC Session in Buenos Aires

—- The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will propose nine new Members for election at the IOC Session ahead of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires in October. Five of these nine proposed new Members are Individual Members. Amongst these five are three women and two men. In line with ...
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