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  • Nelson Mandela

    FIFA President Blatter on the passing of Nelson Mandela

    Features, Football, Press Releases, Sports December 5, 2013 at 5:37 pm 0 comments

    ZURICH, December 5, 2013 – The international football community has today learnt the sad news of the passing of former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela. FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter: “It is in deep mourning that I pay my respects to an extraordinary person, probably […]

  • Kirani James congratulates LaShawn Merritt on his victory in the Men's 400m Final (Getty Images)

    Merritt and Rollins are named US Athletes of the Year

    INDIANAPOLIS, December 2, 2013 – LaShawn Merritt and Brianna Rollins have been awarded the titles of Jesse Owens and Jackie Joyner-Kersee Athlete of the Year, USA Track & Field announced on Monday. Merritt and Rollins will be honoured on Saturday, December 7, at the Jesse Owens Awards and Hall of […]

  • Inaugural CONCACAF Awards to be presented in December

    Inaugural CONCACAF Awards to be presented in December

    Features, Football, Press Releases, Sports November 26, 2013 at 4:44 pm 0 comments

    Miami, November 26, 2013 (CONCACAF) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) is pleased to announce the first-annual CONCACAF Awards, to honour the year’s stand-out performers and achievements from across Confederation events. The awards, which will be presented for the first time in 2013 and […]

  • JADCO’s Board resigns

    JADCO’s Board resigns

    Features, Press Releases November 23, 2013 at 5:37 am 0 comments

    KINGSTON, Jamaica, November 22, 2013 – The entire board, including the chairman of the beleaguered Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO), Dr Herb Elliott, has resigned, according to Minister with responsibility for Sport Natalie Neita-Headley. The resignations take effect from December 31. The minister said this is among steps to overhaul the […]

  • Kara Archibald

    GOC announces its Youth Ambassador for Nanjing 2014 YOG

    Features, Olympics, Press Releases, Youth Olympics November 22, 2013 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

    ST GEORGE’S, November 22, 2013 – The GOC is pleased to announce the selection of Ms Kara Archibald as Grenada’s Young Ambassador to the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. The primary role of the Young Ambassador is to encourage the athletes to actively participate in a number […]

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