February 26, 2015

26 February 2015 The latest decision announced by FIFA in relation to Qatar 2022 strengthens the argument for change according to New FIFA Now spokesman, Damian Collins MP. “The decision to hold...Source: http://www.newfifanow.orgSee on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes


INTERNATIONAL CRICKET COUNCIL: Reverse the decision to reduce the 2019 World Cup to ten teams.

Associate nations have proven already, in the ongoing World Cup and in previous editions of the tournament, that they are more than capable of competing with full member nations in international cricket. Associate nations greatly enrich the competition: Kevin O'Brien's century in Ireland's victory over England in 2011 was voted the second-greatest World Cup moment …

Prosecutor examines charges tied to Rio Olympic golf course

The mayor of Rio de Janeiro will face an inquiry into alleged misconduct in the construction of a golf course for the 2016 Olympics in a nature reserve, according to documents provided by the public prosecutors' office Friday. Golf's return to the Olympics after a more than century-long absence was meant to be triumphal, but …