On Thursday, the Egyptian Handball Federation announced the formation of the Egyptian women’s national handball team to compete in foreign tournaments, ten years after its abolition. The Egyptian women’s handball team last played in the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations. The Egyptian Handball Federation announced several decisions during its meeting,Read More →

Interest in women’s football in Germany is down – according to the German Football Association (DFB) – the number of women’s teams has (approximately) halved since 2010, the number of spectators in the Frauen-Bundesliga n isn’t growing and even for the women’s national team, attendance has been plummeting for years.Read More →

Throughout the weekend, Billy hosts, with the Fortress of wizards, an event popular with lovers of the Harry Potter universe. In the setting of the ruins of a 13th century castle, young and old alike put themselves in the shoes of the orphan sorcerer. But below the building, far fromRead More →

Cavanman’s Diary Published: Thu 28 Jul 2022, 10:36 Last update: Thu 28 Jul 2022, 10:38 A podcast I listened to last week got me thinking about the definition of a ‘football city’. Historian and journalist Paul Rouse interviewed musician and football fanatic Leo Moran of the Saw Doctors. Moran andRead More →

LONDON: Cricket in Scotland is ‘institutionally racist’, reveals an investigation due out on Monday. An independent review into racism in the Scottish game, commissioned by SportScotland in 2021, has been ordered after Scotland’s leading wicket-taker Majid Haq made allegations of discrimination while playing for his country. The report was producedRead More →

ROTHERHAM, England — Although France have a deeper footballing pedigree (and a population more than 174 times larger) than Iceland, the play between them in Monday’s 1-1 draw was surprisingly comparable. The approach of both teams was similar and their failures lined up overnight at New York Stadium, but onlyRead More →

Members of the Richard Agbonifo Hand2Hand Sports Foundation with officials from AMAC Handball at the unveiling in Abuja on Tuesday. Nigeria started their 2022 Africa Men’s Senior Handball Championship with a 30-18 loss to Tunisia. The Golden Arrows faced off in the first half against the record African champion toRead More →

Ringier Sports, which is preparing to launch a new sports streaming service called Red, has partnered with cloud-based automation solutions provider Spiideo to provide an automated streaming system for the new platform. Together with the Blick Group, Ringier Sports is launching the new multi-sport and over the top (OTT) streamingRead More →

George Lutalo is the head coach of the senior women’s national team, the Crested Cranes. Last week, he became the first coach to win the Cecafa Senior Women’s Championship for crested cranes since its inception. Earlier this year in January, he helped the team qualify for the Women’s Africa CupRead More →

FC Barcelona won the Handball Champions League by beating Polish team Kielce in a penalty shootout final in Cologne. It’s a record 45e European title for the club in different sports: Men’s football: 5Women’s football: 1Basketball: 2Inline hockey: 22Futsal: 4Handball: 11 Back to back in handball It is the secondRead More →

Malkia Strikers in action against Cameroon during the African Nations Championship in Kigali, Rwanda.[Courtesy-CAVB] Newcomers Belinda Barasa and Magdalene Mwende have been selected as the Kenya Volleyball Federation (KVF) released the final Malkia Strikers traveling squad for the top-flight training camp in Brazil on Friday. The duo are among 16Read More →

History links DURHAM – Duke Men’s Soccer Coach John Kerr announced the addition of 10 newcomers to the Blue Devils program, starting in the 2022 season. “We are very pleased to welcome this talented group of freshmen to the Duke football family,” Kerr said. “These dynamic playersRead More →

At first glance, an opener at Old Trafford is the dream of any team. But there’s already some bite in our first game of the new season, which is shown live on Sky Sports. The match has its own narrative; Albion have had some terrific wins over United since promotionRead More →

Published: Wed 8 Jun 2022, 4:13 PM Edgeworthstown Community Text Alert is among groups to share €264,769 for 127 projects in Longford under the Community Activities Fund. The Longford Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) today announced funding of €264,769. Edgeworthstown Community Text Alert received €1,000 for the equipment. Community groupsRead More →

Richard Fitzgerald – the CEO of Augustus Media Dubai-based sports systems integrator Augustus Media has acquired startup Cam Plus Sports aiming to make local sports more accessible by broadcasting live matches and on-demand recordings. Founded in 2021 by Ismail Al Manzni, Cam Plus Sports broadcasts shows for various sports clubsRead More →