ZURICH: Belgium, Netherlands and Germany have launched a joint bid under the slogan, “Three Nations, One Goal”.

The three traditional football rivals have expressed their ambitions to host the 2027 Women’s World Cup to FIFA, responsible for organising the World Cup, and UEFA.

The three federations intend to make further arrangements and draw up a covenant before the end of the year. FIFA hasn't set a deadline for the bids yet.

Oct 16, 2020 11:10
KUALA LUMPUR: The Chinese Football Association has pulled out of hosting the men's Under-23 Asian Cup in 2022. The Asian Football Confederation says Chinese officials cited "scheduling conflicts, stadium completion timelines ahead of other international events and challenges created by the Covid-19 pandemic". 
Oct 06, 2020 17:10
KUALA LUMPUR: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC), through its exclusive commercial agency Football Marketing Asia (FMA), is looking for sponsor(s) and/or technical supplier(s) in the Official Match Ball as well as the Apparel & Accessories categories for the period of 2022 to 2024.
Sep 30, 2020 17:09
MONACO: World Athletics will launch a new global event in 2023 – the World Athletics Road Running Championships – as part of calendar changes approved at the most recent Council meeting. 
Sep 29, 2020 16:09
LAUSANNE: The 2023 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships Finals will be staged in Durban, South Africa, after Member Associations voted during the 2020 ITTF AGM held on Monday. It’s an historic first time that the ITTF’s most prestigious event is being held in South Africa and the first time on the African continent since Cairo, Egypt, in 1939.
Sep 28, 2020 18:09
KARACHI: The consortium of Singapore-based Tower Sports and New Delhi-headquartered SportzWorkz has been awarded production rights for the National T20 Cup, Quaid-e-Azam Trophy and the Pakistan-Zimbabwe limited overs series, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced Monday. The rights were awarded following an RFP process that involved PCB’s pre-qualified production partners.
Sep 27, 2020 14:09
MUMBAI: Mrs Nita Ambani, founder & chairperson, Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), Sunday announced the expansion of Hero Indian Super League by welcoming East Bengal FC into the seventh edition of India’s top-flight football league.
Sep 22, 2020 18:09
DOHA: Qatar will stage the 2021 Men's and Women's Asian Table Tennis Championships, it was announced Monday.  The Qatar Table Tennis Association (QTTA) confirmed to local daily The Peninsula that the event will be held in September next year.   QTTA has won the hosting rights following the withdrawal of China and India, who were part of the bidding race. 
Sep 21, 2020 15:09
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday launched the tender process for the appointment of both a Host Country Merchandise Licensing Partner and an Online Merchandise Licensing Partner for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 and the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023.
Sep 04, 2020 20:09
MUMBAI: The prevalant talk that East Bengal, in the wake of getting on board a controlling investor in Shree Cement, would be joining the Hero Indian Super League from the upcoming season itself, can be taken as good as confirmed now. ISL organisers Football Sports Development Limited have invited bids from 'interested parties' to add a team in the upcoming ISL season. 
Sep 01, 2020 19:09
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which had invited bids for the Team Kit Sponsor and Official Merchandising Partner Rights through a tender process early last month, has failed to elicit any reponse, though the submission deadline has already passed.