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Pickleball growing in popularity, draws more sponsors

The Economic Times 01 Oct 2023
... fastest-growing sport ... It is also seeing converts from other racket sports, according to experts.

Caluag seeks repeat of Incheon 2014 as he targets gold in BMX Racing in Hangzhou

Manila Standard 29 Sep 2023
He was a young 27-year-old rider coming off his first Olympics in London 2012 and capturing gold at the 2013 Asian championships in SingaporeBMX racing is relatively new on the global stage having been accepted as a medal sport in the Olympics only in Beijing 2008.

Achievements of Singapore women's water polo team in China

Xinhua 27 Sep 2023
In Singapore, women's water polo is a niche sport with just a small number of participants and low levels of attention ... "A friend introduced me to this sport when I was in the college ... "I really love this sport ... "This experience is great because very few people play water polo in Singapore ... Achievements of Singapore women's water polo team in China.

Indian women's hockey team trounce Singapore 13-0 to begin campaign in style

Suryaa 27 Sep 2023
Hangzhou, Sep 27 (IANS) Indian women’s hockey team is off to a winning start to their 19th Asian Games campaign, defeating Singapore 13-0 in a Pool A match, here at Gongshu Canal Sports Park Stadium, on Wednesday.

Virat Kohli's wax statue to be inaugurated at Madame Tussauds museum in Singapore

DNA India 27 Sep 2023
Indian cricket legend Virat Kohli is poised to receive a prestigious honor as he is set to be immortalized with a wax statue at the Madame Tussauds Museum in Singapore ... "One of the greatest batsmen in history is set to take his place among our sporting greats right here at Madame Tussauds Singapore!" the Museum's Facebook post read.

Ramin, Tan banners PH team in IBF championships

Manila Bulletin 26 Sep 2023
Zach Sales Ramin and Merwin Tan are set to headline the Philippine team in the 2023 IBF World Championships next month at the Kuwait Bowling Sporting Club in Salmiya, Kuwait.Zach Sales Ramin (Singapore Bowling Federation).

FIFA moving 100+ jobs to Florida from Zurich as legal department transfers to 2026 World ...

Citrus County Chronicle 26 Sep 2023
FIFA's decision to move its legal department still seemed surprising given that Switzerland is a hub for global sports law and hundreds of FIFA cases — including contract disputes, plus some disciplinary and ethics cases — are heard each year at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne ... Sign Up for our fall sports newsletter.

E-sports could revitalise international sports events

Economist 22 Sep 2023
To do so, the Olympics are expanding, adding what Mr Bach described as “youth-based” sports ... But if Mr Bach wants the Olympics to become more relevant to more people, the best idea would be to include e-sports, or competitive video games. \nE-sports command a huge audience ... An inaugural Olympic E-sports Week took place in Singapore in June.

Lessons from Formula 1: Investors can strive for success on a different kind of track

The Jakarta Post 22 Sep 2023
... the Formula One (F1) race back in Singapore, there is huge excitement in the air for this adrenaline sport.

Sports Huddle: Warriors vs Broncos, Springboks vs Ireland, Liam Lawson

NewstalkZB 22 Sep 2023
The 21-year-old is racing in Japan this weekend for AlphaTauri one week on from his first Formula 1 points in Singapore.

UCI selects MyWhoosh to replace Zwift as host of Cycling Esports World Championships

Inside The Games 22 Sep 2023
The IOC held its inaugural Olympic Esports Week in Singapore in June, and earlier this month Lappartient, who is a member in France and also French National Olympic and Sports Committee President, was appointed to chair its first Esports Commission.