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This Just Has To Stop

The international sportswriters’ association, which goes by the acronym AIPS, held its two-day executive committee meeting this week in Doha, Qatar. The meeting’s guest...

Blatter Plans Joint Approach to Brazil with IOC Over Drug Testing Lab

FIFA President Sepp Blatter is aiming to join forces with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to urge the Brazilian government to do its utmost...

FIFA Questioned About Moving 2022 World Cup in Qatar to Winter

Australia’s soccer boss has caused quite some headlines, as well as a few derisive comments and finally a clear rejection from FIFA for suggesting the...

Blatter and Rogge and the Culture of Sports and Government Spending

You kind of wonder what Seth Blatter and Jacques Rogge are really thinking about the protests in Brazil, which seemingly are a reaction to...

Tereshuk Takes World Cup Gold in Palm Springs But Newcomer Steals Show

Ukraine's Victoria Tereshuk claimed victory in the women's event at the Modern Pentathlon World Cup in Palm Springs, but is was China's silver medalist...

International Soccer Betting Scandals Threaten Sport

Soccer is undoubtedly the world’s most popular sport.  The sport’s governing body, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), has 209 members—more members than there...

Sebastian Coe Has Delivered the Most Accomplished, Vibrant Hosting of an Olympic Games There...

History’s verdict, whether domestic or international, will smile indulgently on the prime administrator of London 2012 – Sebastian Coe’s rescue and transformation of a...

FIFA Reforms to Conclude in May 2013

The much publicized road map to reform undertaken by FIFA after the most scandal-tainted period in its history will come to a definitive end...

European Politicians Pour Scorn Over Sepp Blatter’s Handling of ISL Scandal

Sepp Blatter has been accused of sweeping the notorious ISL bribery scandal under the table in a damning new report that heaps fresh embarrassment...

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