Countdown Continues For Cross Country’s Return To Olympic Competition

The IAAF World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 will take place in 200 days’ time, but Tuesday 11 September marks another important milestone for cross country. In one month from today, the athletics programme will get under way at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, where cross-country running will make its debut. Cross-country running

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New Look Continental Cup Delivers Victory To Team Americas And Food For Thought To The IAAF

For the first time since 2010, Team Americas has triumphed at the IAAF Continental Cup, held in Ostrava, Czech Republic over the last two days. The competition was exhilarating and fierce between the four continental teams and particularly between the two front-runners, defending champion Team Europe and eventual winner, Team Americas.The Americas led by just

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A New Look For A Venerable Competition – IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018

When the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 gets underway on Saturday before a packed house at Ostrava’s Mestsky Stadium, one of the IAAF’s most venerable competitions will be sporting an updated look. The Continental Cup, which began as the World Cup in 1977, is the IAAF’s oldest in-stadium competition, this weekend celebrating its 13th edition,

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Egypt Dominates Doubles Events 2018 ITTF-Africa Championship In Mauritius

From all indications, Egypt will cart home all the medals at stake in the doubles events after Dina Meshref and Ahmed Saleh defeated Nigeria’s Segun Toriola and Olufunke Oshonaike 4-0 to emerge as champions in the mixed doubles event of the 2018 ITTF African Championships holding in Mauritius.* Also in the women and doubles event,

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Colourful Opening Ceremony Takes Over At Africa’s ITTF Event In Mauritius

It was the rhythmic swaying of the hips to the pulsating rhythm of the Sega music that kick-started the brief but colourful opening ceremony of the 2018 ITTF African Championships holding in Mauritius. The table tennis family led by ITTF President, Thomas Weikert; CEO, Steve Dainton; Executive Vice President, Alaa Meshref; ATTF President, Khaled El-Salhy

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