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08:21 ET Huge Success for World´s Largest Ethnofestival "Nomad Universe" in Saudi Arabia

The World Ethnogames Confederation (The Kyrgyz Republic) in cooperation with the Camel Club (Saudi-Arabia) made history in the Kingdom of Saudi...


Mar 25, 2019, 15:49 ET Civilized Closes Acquisition of Cannabis Athletic Events Company The 420 Games - Rebrands to "Civilized Games"

Acquisition marks lifestyle brand's continued growth in cannabis events and experiences LOS ANGELES and SAINT JOHN, NB, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 25, 2019, 07:13 ET Yas Marina Circuit Announces Tickets On Sale for Incredible Five-day Edition of the 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina Circuit today announced that an array of ticket options for international fans are on sale for what will be its biggest race weekend ever. ...


Mar 23, 2019, 14:27 ET Football for Friendship: Brazilian National Team Received Nine Values Cup

Today, at Dragão stadium in Porto, the Young Ambassadors of Gazprom's International Children's Social programme "Football for Friendship" presented...


Mar 22, 2019, 07:50 ET YuppTV Bags the Digital Broadcast Rights for VIVO IPL 2019 for Australia, Continental Europe, and South East Asia

YuppTV, the world's leading OTT platform for South-Asian content, has acquired the digital broadcasting rights for VIVO IPL 2019 outside of India....


Mar 21, 2019, 13:00 ET Quebecor and TVA Sports: Front row centre at the FIS Cross-Country World Cup

MONTRÉAL, March 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Quebecor and TVA Sports are pleased to be associated with the FIS Cross-Country World Cup finals in Québec...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:20 ET EVENT CANCELLED - Media Advisory - Minister Joly to speak at Sport Events Congress about the importance of sport tourism

Please note that this event is cancelled. OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:00 ET Join us in celebrating the Montreal Expos' 50th Anniversary

MONTREAL, March 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Ahead of the upcoming March 25 and 26 games at Olympic Stadium and the multiple events that will mark the...


Mar 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Rory McIlroy to Make First-Ever Start In 2019 RBC Canadian Open

2019 PLAYERS Champion and 15-time PGA TOUR winner joins elite field OAKVILLE, ON, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - (Golf Canada) – Today, RBC and Golf Canada...


Mar 21, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Joly to speak at Sport Events Congress about the importance of sport tourism/

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will talk about the...


Mar 20, 2019, 15:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Joly to speak at Sport Events Congress about the importance of sport tourism

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will talk about the...


Mar 19, 2019, 17:32 ET Montréal named Canada's Top Sports City

MONTRÉAL, March 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Montréal has just been named the top city in Canada for hosting sports events according to the global sport...


Mar 19, 2019, 14:33 ET The 2019 Major League Baseball season airs on SiriusXM

Subscribers get access to every regular season and postseason game on SiriusXM radios and the SiriusXM app MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM delivers the ...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Florida Georgia Line and The Glorious Sons set to headline new RBCxMusic concert series at 2019 RBC Canadian Open

Hamilton Golf and Country Club to host one-of-a-kind concerts and only 2019 canadian tour stop for Florida Georgia Line HAMILTON, ON, March 19, 2019...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:24 ET Football for Friendship Launches Its Seventh Season

The seventh season of the International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship starts today by Gazprom Company, official partner of the...


Mar 15, 2019, 14:16 ET Media advisory - Olympic and Paralympic sport partners to roll out new national high performance sport concussion strategy

CALGARY, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network, Own the Podium, Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian...


Mar 13, 2019, 10:30 ET Calgary secures exclusive Canadian rights to host X Games

Government of Alberta and Tourism Calgary actively commit support for Calgary to pursue hosting X Games CALGARY, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Today,...


Mar 05, 2019, 11:46 ET Media Advisory - The 2019 International Gymnix: an exclusive look at the best gymnasts in the world in Montréal

To see the gymnasts in action, click here. MONTRÉAL, March 5, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From March 7 to 10, 2019, future stars of the Tokyo 2020 Summer...


Mar 03, 2019, 11:00 ET The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, congratulates all the Canadian athletes who took part in the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer

Statement by Minister Duncan on the Closing of the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer RED DEER, AB, March 3, 2019 /CNW/ - As the 2019 Canada Winter ...


Feb 27, 2019, 18:01 ET Trio of Beautiful Battista Hypercars Set to Triumph in Geneva

THREE Battista hypercars unveiled at Battista World Premiere (4th March 2019 at 20:30 CET) ahead of official reveal on both Automobili Pininfarina...


Feb 27, 2019, 08:26 ET Broadcast Bidding to Begin for ATP Cup - Men's Tennis' New, Season-launching Tournament

LONDON, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - ATP, the governing body of men's professional tennis and ATP Media (the global sales, broadcast production &...


Feb 25, 2019, 00:17 ET Canadians celebrate triple medal day to cap off 2019 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Brian McKeever wins gold, Mark Arendz captures sixth medal of the week with silver, Natalie Wilkie wins first individual silver, Derek Zaplotinsky...


Feb 24, 2019, 14:59 ET Ottawa Senators break NHL record with citizenship ceremony

Largest Canadian citizenship ceremony with the NHL will feature new Canadians singing the national anthem to open tonight's game OTTAWA, Feb. 24,...


Feb 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Boston Pizza's "Flame for a Day"

Twenty-six Calgary Kids to Sign One-Day Contracts with the Calgary Flames CALGARY, Feb. 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On February 24th, twenty-six lucky...


Feb 23, 2019, 18:11 ET Canada's Para nordic relay squad teams up to win silver at world championships

Natalie Wilkie, Emily Young, Mark Arendz and Collin Cameron capture seventh medal of week for Canadians PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 23, 2019 /CNW/ -...