Sporting Events This category contains news and announcements about sporting events, including professional games, charity events, and opportunities for community involvement. Get ticket information, updates and the latest results from competitions and championships around the world, as well as releases regarding special sports event broadcasts. Find information on team entries, along with educational sports clinics for children and active-living and fitness programs for adults.

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23 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT SUSE Joins Forces with Endurance Athlete Lewis Pugh; Sponsors World's First Swim in East Antarctic Supra-Glacial Lake to Fight Climate Change and Create 1 million sq km Marine Protected Area

SUSE®, the world's largest independent open source software company, is sponsoring Lewis Pugh's historic swim across a supra-glacial lake in East...


23 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Speaser - Launch of the World's First Social Sports App

The Swedish start-up company Speaser wants to change how people follow and interact with each other around sporting events. So they created the first ...


20 Jan, 2020, 09:30 GMT TCL Becomes Premium Partner of the Czech National Soccer Team

TCL Electronics (1070.HK), a dominant player in the global TV industry and leading consumer electronics company, officially announced that they have...


16 Jan, 2020, 13:00 GMT MP Brand to partner with the Portuguese Swimming Federation

Yesterday, the MP Brand announced an exciting partnership with the Portuguese Swimming Federation as the exclusive swim equipment brand for the...


16 Jan, 2020, 07:00 GMT "Australia Has Come to Britain's Aid in the Past. It Is Time for Us to Reciprocate," Says Brighton College Head Master

Children at one of England's leading schools, Brighton College, have launched a fundraising campaign in aid of the bushfire emergency in Australia....


09 Jan, 2020, 13:00 GMT AliExpress Activates Olympic Games Partnership with Lausanne 2020 Consumer Campaign

AliExpress, a global retail online marketplace of Alibaba Group, today activated its Olympic Games partnership as part of the International Olympic...


08 Jan, 2020, 15:14 GMT Etihad and Miral Sign Agreement Naming Etihad Arena, the New Entertainment Venue on Yas Island

Miral, Abu Dhabi's creator of destinations, today finalised a partnership with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, to...


07 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Japan's Tourism Hits Record Numbers in 2019

In 2019, Japan enjoyed its highest foreign visitor numbers on record, rounding off a ten year period of growth in the nation's tourism sector, with...


06 Jan, 2020, 14:00 GMT For Your Diaries: A New Exhibition, "Monaco and the Automobile From 1893 to Today" Will Take Place From 11 July to 6 September at the Grimaldi Forum Monaco

With a rich economic and social life, an ideal geographical position and an exceptional sporting past, the Principality of Monaco has since the end...


05 Jan, 2020, 12:10 GMT At an event at the Girls Model School in Nabdam, Ghana, the African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Moves from Donating Free Bicycles to a Collaborative Pursuit of IT and Communications Excellence for Ghanaian Students and Entrepreneurs

The African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF), which had distributed 500 free Ghanaian-made bicycles, since 2016, at predominantly rural schools ...


02 Jan, 2020, 07:00 GMT Bahrain Sponsors X-raid Rally Team to Join Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia

Bahrain announced its participation in the Dakar Rally, to be held in Saudi Arabia from January 5 to 17. The first rally in the Middle East will see...


30 Dec, 2019, 13:00 GMT The Most Exciting Tech Niche For 2020

This is where Fortnite meets Formula One. And it's a wildly exciting meeting point. When the next champion crosses the finish line as The World's...


22 Dec, 2019, 11:26 GMT Al Salam Bank-Bahrain Supports OMP Racing S.p.A. in the Acquisition of Bell Racing Helmets Group

Al Salam Bank-Bahrain (“Al Salam Bank”) announced its support to OMP Racing S.p.A. (“OMP”), the world’s leading motorsport safety equipment company,...


19 Dec, 2019, 15:17 GMT 2026 Gay Games XII Host City Selection Process to Begin

The Federation of Gay Games (FGG), www.GayGames.org, announces the bidding process to host the 2026 Gay Games XII has begun. Cities that are...


19 Dec, 2019, 08:00 GMT Rory MacDonald, World Champion and Top MMA Free Agent, Strikes Record Multi-Year Deal With Professional Fighters League

The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization ever to present MMA through the sport-season format of Regular Season, Playoffs, and...


18 Dec, 2019, 15:45 GMT Lottery Registration for 2020 Empire State Building Run-Up Presented by Turkish Airlines Powered by the Challenged Athletes Foundation Opens on January 7, 2020

Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) today announced that lottery registration for the 2020 Empire State Building Run-Up (ESBRU) Presented by ...


17 Dec, 2019, 15:07 GMT Lynk & Co and Cyan Racing Secure the First-ever Chinese World Title in Motorsport

Lynk & Co and Cyan Racing wrote history this week as they secured the first ever World Title in motorsport for a Chinese manufacturer, using the Lynk ...


16 Dec, 2019, 12:00 GMT Football Performance Analysis Platform PlayerMaker Announces $10m Funding Round

PlayerMaker, the leading international football athlete performance analysis company, today announces a $10 million Series B round, led by FengHe...


13 Dec, 2019, 05:09 GMT Bringing Live Baseball Game to Users

A news and video report by China.org.cn on the "We bring the Live baseball game to YOU!" in South Korea: Video host Laura Zheng takes users to a 5G...


12 Dec, 2019, 17:31 GMT The World's Toughest Rowing Race - The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge - Returns Bigger and Better Than Ever Before

The world's toughest rowing race – The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge – returns for 2019 This will be the biggest fleet in race history as well...


12 Dec, 2019, 09:47 GMT 2019 E-Sports Shanghai Masters Successfully Held

On Nov. 28th, the Jing'an Sports Center saw the commencement of the 2019 E-sports Shanghai Masters, according to Shanghai Jing'an District Commerce...


09 Dec, 2019, 07:48 GMT BRG Group Thrives in Vietnam's Golden Private Sector Era

Vietnam's private sector now contributes 43 per cent of the country's GDP and has created 12 million jobs; extraordinary figures in a jurisdiction...


05 Dec, 2019, 03:34 GMT Xinhua Silk Road: Fblife holds First China-Thailand Rally Racing to promote hero culture

Fblife, China's leading club platform for domestic SUV and off-roader fanciers, held the First China-Thailand Rally Racing (CTRR) on Sunday, in...


03 Dec, 2019, 04:43 GMT Xinhua Silk Road: First China-Thailand Rally Racing kicks off in SW China's Guizhou Province

The First China-Thailand Rally Racing (CTRR) kicked off on Sunday in Xingyi city, capital of Qianxinan Bouyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in...