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New Zealand awarded men’s and women’s 7s titles

New Zealand awarded titles as HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 concluded Following a comprehensive consultation process the remaining rounds of the women’s and men’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 in Langford, London, Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong have been cancelled due to the ongoing and dynamic global nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, bringing

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Sussex Cricket announces BACA as its State school partner

Sussex Cricket has announced a new three-year partnership agreement between the Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA), the Aldridge Foundation and Sussex Cricket.  This flagship partnership continues to see Sussex Cricket leading the way in giving children at state schools the chance to break into the top tiers of men’s and women’s cricket. For Sussex Cricket, BACA is

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World Rowing announces revised 2021 regatta season

Due to changes caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic, World Rowing’s 2021 season has been adapted. These adaptations take into account the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to 2021 and the cancellations of rowing events in 2020. Following an extensive consultation period with stakeholders including FISA’s Member Federations, Organising Committees and

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Regional Retainer signings confirmed

The eight regions of the new Women’s Elite Domestic Structure have announced their Regional Retainer signings. The 25 players represent the first tranche of professional women’s domestic cricketers. When the 40 full-time contracts are awarded – which ECB intends to award this year, despite the repercussions of COVID-19 – all Regional Retainer players will progress on

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ICC place emphasis on continued investment in the women’s game

Former Australia cricketer and Executive General Manager of Community Cricket at Cricket Australia, Belinda Clark and Arijana Demirovic, head of FIFA’s Women’s Football Development, discussed the challenges ahead in the one-hour conversation moderated by commentator Mel Jones. The two discussed the infrastructure and environment needed to encourage women in sports and felt the coming period

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The Gameplan for Growth Review – The Journey to Grow the Professional Game

Throughout May and June, The FA has reviewed the impact of The Gameplan for Growth strategy across six key elements of the women’s and girls’ game. Launched in March 2017, the strategy pledged to tackle ambitious targets to double participation, double the game’s fanbase and create a high-performance system and world-class talent pipeline for England

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Team GB celebrates Olympic Day

This year Team GB will be celebrating Olympic Day on 23 June over five days by encouraging the nation to get active and by promoting the Olympic Values of friendship, excellence and respect. As the United Kingdom continues to operate under the Government’s lockdown guidelines, Team GB will be providing families and schoolteachers with a

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