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Rod Carr and Nick Bitel move in at UK Sport and Sport England - BBC Sport

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Rod Carr and Nick Bitel move in at UK Sport and Sport England
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Sports minister Hugh Robertson has appointed Nick Bitel as the new chair of Sport England and Rod Carr as chair of UK Sport.
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Greatest year for women's sport: From England's Rugby World Cup winners to ... - The Independent

Greatest year for women's sport: From England's Rugby World Cup winners to ... - The Independent | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Everyone who loves sport knows that there are moments in any game or competition that can mark a change in fortunes. The point where the fear of defeat flips round to become a near-certainty of victory.
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BBC Sport's Christmas quiz 2014: Test your sporting knowledge - BBC Sport

BBC Sport's Christmas quiz 2014: Test your sporting knowledge - BBC Sport | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Gold medals, 'photobombs' and Usain Bolt dancing - how much do you remember about the sporting year?
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'England could benefit from Aussie set-up' - BBC Sport

'England could benefit from Aussie set-up' - BBC Sport | lIASIng | Scoop.it
England vice-captain Heather Knight is impressed by Australia's domestic women's set-up after a winter playing down under.
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Policy 1 - Good Governance In Australian Sport | Australian Athletes' Alliance

Policy 1 - Good Governance In Australian Sport | Australian Athletes' Alliance | lIASIng | Scoop.it
@MickLynch_Age Q the governance structure of @FFA with principle #3 of the @AusAthletesAll governance policy http://t.co/WXSHNyz9mc
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FIFA sets tentative March date to decide schedule for 2022 Qatar World Cup - Sydney Morning Herald

FIFA sets tentative March date to decide schedule for 2022 Qatar World Cup - Sydney Morning Herald | lIASIng | Scoop.it
FIFA hopes to finalise in March the dates for the 2022 Qatar World Cup, ending a debate over the Gulf state's searing summer heat which has dogged the tournament as much as allegations of corruption.
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Fifa World Cup report: Michael Garcia findings to be released - BBC News

Fifa World Cup report: Michael Garcia findings to be released - BBC News | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Fifa agrees to publish a "legally appropriate version" of a report into allegations of World Cup bidding corruption.
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Michael Garcia: Fifa investigator resigns in World Cup report row - BBC News

Michael Garcia: Fifa investigator resigns in World Cup report row - BBC News | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Fifa's independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia resigns in protest over the handling of his World Cup bidding report.
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New inclusive sports policy in Fiji backed by country's first-ever Paralympic ... - Insidethegames.biz

New inclusive sports policy in Fiji backed by country's first-ever Paralympic ... - Insidethegames.biz | lIASIng | Scoop.it
A new draft national inclusive sport policy has been published in Fiji which aims to give every disabled person in the country the opportunity to participate in sport.
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Sports governance in the spotlight - Transparency International (press release) (blog)

Sports governance in the spotlight - Transparency International (press release) (blog) | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Sports governance in the spotlight Transparency International (press release) (blog) The corruption crisis at FIFA, world football's governing body, over the awarding of the World Cups to Russia and Qatar and the new reforms on the table this week...
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Lord Coe: 'Doping allegations as bad as Ben Johnson case' - BBC Sport

Lord Coe: 'Doping allegations as bad as Ben Johnson case' - BBC Sport | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Lord Coe says the current doping allegations surrounding athletics could be as bad as the Ben Johnson case.
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UK sport attended by 67m as Premier League continues dominance but ... - Evening Standard

UK sport attended by 67m as Premier League continues dominance but ... - Evening Standard | lIASIng | Scoop.it
An incredible 67million tickets were sold for UK sporting events in 2014 as football again proved the biggest draw to those seeking live sporting entertainment.
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Funding verdict in for New Zealand's second-tier sports - Waikato Times

Funding verdict in for New Zealand's second-tier sports - Waikato Times | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Crown entity to unveil how it will distribute millions of taxpayer dollars to sports in 2015 - the year before the Rio Olympics.
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Likely funding cuts threaten future for elite hockey players - New Zealand Herald

Likely funding cuts threaten future for elite hockey players - New Zealand Herald | lIASIng | Scoop.it
A probable funding cut allied to a new round of collective bargaining is expected to bring simmering resentments between the country's elite hockey players and their national body - New Zealand Herald...
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The day that changed football! Chelsea's non-British side of Boxing Day '99 - Express.co.uk

The day that changed football! Chelsea's non-British side of Boxing Day '99 - Express.co.uk | lIASIng | Scoop.it
IT WAS the game that changed everything and yet on Boxing Day 1999, exactly 15 years ago, Chelsea manager Gianluca Vialli could not understand what the fuss was all about as his team ran out at Southampton.
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Proposal finalised for unified Scottish golf body - Scotsman

Proposal finalised for unified Scottish golf body - Scotsman | lIASIng | Scoop.it
THE long-running saga of Scottish golf’s amalgamation bid has moved a step closer to reaching a conclusion.
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Changing the Business Model: Setting ethical standards in cycling - velonews.competitor.com

Changing the Business Model: Setting ethical standards in cycling - velonews.competitor.com | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Have cycling's rules and regulations come up short? Steve Maxwell and Joe Harris think the sport needs a set of ethical standards.
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Scotland demands greater share of UK Sport budget - Herald Scotland

Scotland demands greater share of UK Sport budget - Herald Scotland | lIASIng | Scoop.it
The Scottish ­Government has demanded that a larger slice of the funding set aside to back the elite of British sport is spent in Scotland as part of the revamp of UK Sport's strategy which is expected in the New Year.
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Elite sport's credibility on the line: Ljungqvist - Yahoo Canada Sports

Elite sport's credibility on the line: Ljungqvist - Yahoo Canada Sports | lIASIng | Scoop.it
By Philip O'Connor STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - World Anti-Doping Authority (WADA) vice-chairman Arne Ljungqvist says that the credibility of elite sport is in danger of being lost altogether if it does not deal with a historic acceptance of doping in...
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Minister defends sport funding process - YahooXtra Blogs (blog)

Minister defends sport funding process - YahooXtra Blogs (blog) | lIASIng | Scoop.it
The Minister for Sport and Recreation is defending the process for handing out High Performance Sport New Zealand funding.
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Calls for alcohol-free sport - Stuff.co.nz

Experts say ABs should ditch key sponsor Steinlager in move to wean sport off its dependence on booze dollars.
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Premier League divers named and shamed - Telegraph

Premier League divers named and shamed  - Telegraph | lIASIng | Scoop.it
Chelsea lead the way for bookings for diving this season, but their big club rivals are not far behind
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The England team beat Europe's Ryder Cup side to the award - BBC News

The England team beat Europe's Ryder Cup side to the award - BBC News | lIASIng | Scoop.it
England's Women's Rugby World Cup winners claim the Team of the Year award at the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year.
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What are we doing right? - New Zealand Herald

What are we doing right? - New Zealand Herald | lIASIng | Scoop.it
If imitation is indeed the best form of flattery, then New Zealand elite sport is in a good space. - New Zealand Herald
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Qatar among 6 bidders to host basketball World Cup - New Zealand Herald

MIES, Switzerland (AP) The United States team may be going to Qatar to defend its basketball World Cup title in 2019 as the emirate seeks to add to its sports portfolio. - New Zealand Herald
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From Agenda 2020 to 2024 - Australian Olympic Committee

From Agenda 2020 to 2024 - Australian Olympic Committee | lIASIng | Scoop.it
AGENDA 2020: With the inclusion of new sports and a changed bidding process, speculation mounts as to which city will bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games.
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