IOC Withdraw All Funding from SportAccord until “Agreement Reached” Between Stakeholders

Funding provided to SportAccord by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is to be withdrawn, it was announced here following today's IOC Executive Board meeting. The...

Psycho-Social Effects of Sports and Physical Fitness on the Well Being of Veterans

Military personnel face a unique set of daily challenges and are often placed in harm’s way in life or death situations. These highly charged...

IOC Hopes to Boost Female Participation and Youth Appeal of Winter Olympics

To boost female participation and youth appeal of the Winter Olympics the IOC Executive Board agreed on the event programme and athlete quotas for the...

FIFA Tower of Babel is Crumbling Under the Weight of its Own Pride and...

While it is patently true that “all good things must come to an end”, what we find fascinating is the means by which “the...

Australian 2022 World Cup Bid Under Investigation as FIFA Scandal Rumbles On

Australian authorities have begun an inquiry into their nation’s failed bid to host the 2022 World Cup as the backlash from the FIFA scandal...

Brunei Pull Out of Hosting 2019 Southeast Asian Games

The Brunei Darussalam National Olympic Council (BDNOC) have pulled out of hosting the 2019 Southeast Asian Games, it has been announced. The country were due...

The Cost of Not Hiring Women Coaches

Why are there so many men coaching women's sports and so few women coaching at all? Andy Murray, the third-ranked men’s tennis player in the world, has...

Panthers Make Cam Newton a 20 Million Dollar Quarterback

As of now, all football fans and especially Carolina Panther fans are aware that their quarterback Cam Newton and the Panthers organization have agreed...

Kasper Set to be Appointed SportAccord President Following Council Meeting

Switzerland's Gian Franco Kasper is expected to be unveiled as the interim President of SportAccord to replace Marius Vizer following a meeting in Lausanne...

Blatter to step down as FIFA President

Sepp Blatter has announced he will step down as FIFA President, with a successor to be appointed at an Extraordinary Congress which will be...

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