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A round-up of the latest news from the sports industry PARTNERSHIP PGA Tour Partners Facebook For Weekend Coverage SOCCER PSG Sign Up Unibet As Official Betting Partner DATA & DIGITAL MASTERCLASS Talking Tech – iSportconnect Celebrates Successful Data & Digital Masterclass RUGBY Rugby League World Cup Partners Unicef UK OPINION Like Clockwork, Britain’s Sporting Jewels ...
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Sports Ministers from Brazil and Russia discuss creation of exchange group within the BRICS

MOSCOW: Brazilian Minister of Sport, Leandro Cruz, and Russian Sports Minister, Pavel Kolobgov, agreed this Tuesday (19.06), during a meeting in Moscow, to intensify bilateral cooperation to exchange experiences. Cruz and Kolobgov also agreed to make gestures for the BRICS – a bloc of countries that, in addition to Brazil and Russia, gathers India, China and ...
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Liberty Games: Most popular sport in every country (with and without football)

—- Whether it’s football, rugby, darts or snooker, we all have a favourite sport to play or watch. But when it comes to the most popular sport it’s definitely football that rules the world, with an estimated 3.5 billion fans. Never is our love for football more apparent than during the World Cup and this ...
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Peace and Sport

WATCH THE VIDEO “LIVE TOGETHER” PROGRAM ZA’ATARI REFUGEE CAMP, JORDAN Marius Vizer International Judo Federation President Opinion - 19/06/2018 by Marius Vizer JUDO FOR PEACE, A DOOR OPENER TO WORLD PEACE Since 2007, when I created the ‘Judo For Peace’ commission within the International Judo Federation, our organization, alone or in association with other structures, has been ...
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IAAF

WORLD RECORDS RATIFIED © Getty Images The following world records have been ratified… World record Women’s 50km race walk: 4:04:36 Liang Rui (CHN) Taicang 5 May 2018 Previous: 4:05:56 Inês Henriques (POR) London 13 Aug 2017 World U20 record Women’s 400m hurdles: 53.60 Sydney McLaughlin (USA) Fayetteville 27 Apr 2018 Previous: 53.82 Sydney McLaughlin (USA) ...
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British Cycling

BRITISH CYCLING CONFIRMS STAR-STUDDED FIELD FOR                       HSBC UK | NATIONAL ROAD CHAMPIONSHIPS   British Cycling has today unveiled the complete, stellar field for next week’s HSBC UK | National Road Championships in Northumberland, with competing riders boasting over 70 global titles between them.   The start lists for both the time trials (Thursday June 28) ...
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FIVB

FIVB LAUNCHES WECHAT TO REACH MILLIONS MORE IN CHINA Lausanne, Switzerland, June 20, 2018 – Volleyball is set to become a social media hit with tens of millions more Chinese fans as the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) launches its official WeChat account, ahead of this month’s Volleyball Nations League (VNL) Women’s Finals in Nanjing. Read ...
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Soccerex

Brazil team up with Twitter for exclusive World Cup content —- Collaboration will produce live broadcasts of training sessions, news updates and interviews… Read More Portland Timbers president of business at Soccerex USA Golub will speak at event in Miami taking place 15-16 November…. Read More Manchester City renew with PAK Lighting Premier League champions ...
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2018 FIFA World Cup Russia: TV ratings

World Cup continues to hit high notes on Match Day 4 Photo by Lars Baron – FIFA via Getty Images With audience figures coming in from around the world after the opening weekend’s action in Russia, the latest edition of world football’s ultimate competition is proving as popular as ever with viewers everywhere. Match Day ...
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2018 FIFA World Cup Russia: Media briefing about refereeing

  —- Please kindly note that a second media briefing about refereeing at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ will take place following the conclusion of the group stage. This will provide you with the opportunity to raise questions on general refereeing matters during the first 48 games of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. ...
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