General Sports Get up-to-the-minute news on sports, from ticketing information and season results to announcements of sports broadcasting decisions, new partnerships and sponsorship deals. This category offers information on special sporting events, including charity runs, games and events, community outreach programs, and special initiatives for children, youth, and student athletes. Find releases regarding sports statistics and results, as well as the financial performance of sports teams and groups.

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23 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT Kiko Matthews Solo Trans-Atlantic Rower Smashes World Record

Briton, Kiko Matthews, 36, arrived in Port St.Charles, Barbados at 11.30 PM GMT last night smashing the World Record as the fastest woman to...


23 Mar, 2018, 07:44 GMT Hikvision Announces Partnership with Sao-Paolo Based Corinthians

AI-powered security solution provided by Hikvision will help increase security at Arena Corinthians Hikvision, the world's leading supplier...


22 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT ofo at SXSW: Making the World Greener with Yellow Shared Bikes

Since ofo's initial US launch in Seattle in August 2017, the company has expanded to multiple regions in the US, including California,...


22 Mar, 2018, 09:00 GMT The Players' Tribune Expands Storytelling Footprint Globally, Announcing A Spring Debut In EMEA

FC Barcelona and Spanish national team star Gerard Piqué to help launch the company's first platform outside of the U.S. The Players'...


22 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT AIBA Launches New Program to Promote Diversity in Boxing

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has launched a new Diversity in Boxing programme for all of its 203 National Federations. This will be...


21 Mar, 2018, 23:49 GMT Usain Bolt, Diego Maradona & José Mourinho Meet for a Match of Friendship

A fusion between the world sprinting legend, the God of Football and the Special One for a Football Match of Friendship "This was the dream...


21 Mar, 2018, 14:59 GMT ASICS Inspires the World to Move With New Brand Campaign 'I MOVE ME'

ASICS to bring 'Sound Mind, Sound Body' philosophy to life through individually curated stories from inspirational movers Today, ASICS...


20 Mar, 2018, 13:48 GMT Skating Legends Torvill & Dean Add Their Handprints to the Square of Fame in Wembley Park

Image gallery here. Today, 20 March 2018, skating legends and Olympic Champions Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean cemented their global...


20 Mar, 2018, 13:05 GMT Machrihanish Dunes Giving Away Up To $12 Million With "Mach Dunes Million" Hole-in-One Contest

The Village at Machrihanish Dunes recently announced the kick-off of the "Mach Dunes Million" hole-in-one contest whereby 12 lucky participants...


19 Mar, 2018, 11:34 GMT SBTech's Tom Light to Establish New Blockchain and Gambling Venture

Senior VP for Business Development to leave solutions provider to establish new blockchain and gambling venture Tom Light, Senior...


16 Mar, 2018, 11:03 GMT Celebrity Athletes Bamboozled by Money Magic in Youth Charity Video Campaign from Money for Life

- Ellie Simmonds, Anthony Ogogo and Perri Shakes-Drayton help inspire young people to become financially confident by supporting charity campaign,...


16 Mar, 2018, 10:00 GMT Foreign Spectators of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Can Exit Russia With an Electronic FAN ID

The Ministry of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation has announced that the Federal Law "On the preparation and holding in the...


16 Mar, 2018, 09:54 GMT Allianz Together With FC Barcelona Calls out to Explorers to Show How Technology Will Transform the Future of Healthcare

Within the Global Explorer Program and in collaboration with FCB-Innovation Hub - Allianz runs Global Explorer Program to connect with...


15 Mar, 2018, 09:00 GMT The Football Association Selects SilverHub and Shutterstock as Official Photographer and Distribution Partners

The multi-year agreement includes coverage of the Emirates FA Cup, the FA Women's Super League, the men's and women's national teams and all major...


14 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT BMW brings the Drone Racing League to BMW Welt in Munich

- New partnership with the Drone Racing League (DRL). - In collaboration with BMW, DRL is developing the world's fastest racing drone. - 2018 DRL...


14 Mar, 2018, 01:34 GMT African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF) Chairman and Executive Director Visit Ejisu, Ashanti Region, in Ghana, from the U.S., as part of the Distribution of 50 Additional Free Bamboo Bikes to Students and Teachers

The ABCF/Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative (GBBI) partnership will also distribute free bikes to Kumbungu Senior High School students in Ghana's...


13 Mar, 2018, 23:55 GMT PolyU Study Finds Running with Soft Footfalls Reduces Injury

A study conducted by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) finds that novice distance runners running with softer footfalls can reduce the...


13 Mar, 2018, 13:30 GMT Global Golf Equipment Market Expected to Reach $9,666 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research titled, "Golf Equipment Market by Type and Distribution Channel: Global Opportunity...


13 Mar, 2018, 10:21 GMT PhosAgro CEO Andrey Guryev Took Part in the Official Opening Ceremony of the World Chess Candidates Tournament

Andrey Guryev, CEO of PhosAgro, Vice President and Trustee of the Russian Chess Federation (RCF), took part in the official opening ceremony of...


13 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Technogym Launches 'Let's Move for a Better World' Social Campaign

The Technogym social campaign is about to launch. It will involve around 1000 wellness and fitness centres in 29 countries: participants will be...


12 Mar, 2018, 13:15 GMT Pittsburgh Penguins, Covestro and Carnegie Mellon's College of Engineering unite to 'Rethink the Rink'

'Make-a-Thon' first step in unique collaboration exploring new ways to make hockey safer for players of all ages The Pittsburgh Penguins are...


12 Mar, 2018, 03:46 GMT Borussia Dortmund Signs Cooperation Deal with Bangkok Airways as its Regional Partner

Borussia Dortmund, one of Europe's most successful football clubs with a traditionally strong fan base in Asia and the world, announces Bangkok...


09 Mar, 2018, 21:04 GMT Berlinger Resolves Medium-term Withdrawal From the Doping Control Kit Business but Pledges to Help Prevent Interim Shortages

The Board of Directors of Berlinger Special AG has resolved that the company will cease production of its doping control kits in the medium term....


09 Mar, 2018, 18:27 GMT Revolutionary New Project Value Ticket Coin Launches ICO for Blockchain Payment Solution

Value Ticket is a disruptive technology for the Online Sports Betting and Gambling Industry. Value Ticket Coin VTT is a Cryptocurrency payment...


09 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Blockchain-based Streaming Platform Play2Live Successfully Broadcasted World’s First Tournament With Crypto Prize Pool

Play2Live CryptoMasters was scheduled to release the 2.0 version of MVP with advanced player and P2P CDN, that was tested during the broadcast...