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WWE Sponsors Wrestling Competition in India

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WWE Sponsors Wrestling Competition in India

As part of its ongoing efforts to identify, encourage and nurture talent in India, WWE sponsored a Kushti (wrestling) competition in Mohali, India today. The event was flagged off by WWE Superstar William Regal, general manager of WWE NXT. Over 200 wrestlers from Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, New Delhi, Punjab, Jammu and other parts of India [...]

Cromax Bike Team Netherlands Cycles for Make-A-Wish

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Cromax Bike Team Netherlands Cycles for Make-A-Wish

Cromax, one of the three global refinish brands of Axalta Coating Systems, has started a new initiative in the Netherlands – the Cromax Bike Team. The team’s aim is to offer Cromax customers in the Netherlands an accessible, easy and fun way to give back to the community. It offers busy bodyshop owners the opportunity [...]

US Half Marathon Draws Participants from 24 Countries

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US Half Marathon Draws Participants from 24 Countries

Over 5,000 running enthusiasts from 24 countries participated in the 13th annual US Half Marathon through San Francisco on Sunday. “The US Half Marathon is a one-of-a-kind event which offers participants a unique opportunity to race through some of San Francisco’s most iconic areas,” said Ryan Dawkins, Race Director of the US Half Marathon. The [...]

MS Dhoni Supports Ranchi Team of Hockey India League

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MS Dhoni Supports Ranchi Team of Hockey India League

Hockey India League today announced Captain of India Cricket Team, MS Dhoni in support of Sahara India Pariwar as the new franchisee owners for the Ranchi team. Coining the team Ranchi Rays, MS Dhoni was himself present for the announcement conference held in Ranchi today alongwith Abhijit Sarkar, head-Corporate Communications, Sahara India Pariwar and director [...]

Ten Sports and WWE Expand Partnership in India

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Ten Sports and WWE Expand Partnership in India

WWE (NYSE:WWE) and Ten Sports have extended their television distribution agreement for five more years through 2019 while growing their partnership beyond WWE’s weekly flagship programming to include localized content, more languages, and live events. In addition to the continued broadcasts of WWE’s flagship programs Raw, SmackDown, NXT and monthly pay-per-view specials, starting January 1, [...]

Do Not Curse Indian Cricket Team for Its Defeat in England

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Do Not Curse Indian Cricket Team for Its Defeat in England

Do Not Curse Indian Cricket Team for Its Defeat in England By Rakesh Raman India suffered a crushing 3-1 defeat from England in the 5-match test cricket series that concluded Sunday. People in India are angry with captain M.S. Dhoni and his men who have always given a bad name to the country whenever they [...]

Conrad Bassett-Bouchard Wins Scrabble Championship

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Conrad Bassett-Bouchard Wins Scrabble Championship

After five days of consecutive play, Conrad Bassett-Bouchard of Portland, OR was named the winner of 2014 National Scrabble Championship. Bassett-Bouchard, 24, defeated several top Scrabble players, including defending four time consecutive champion Nigel Richards, and received a cash prize of $10,000. The tournament gathered a diverse group of more than 500 Scrabble players at [...]

Target to Sponsor Women’s Pro Surfing Competition

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Target to Sponsor Women’s Pro Surfing Competition

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT), along with the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP), announced that the retailer will be the title sponsor of this season’s Maui Women’s Pro, November 22 through December 6, 2014 in Honolua Bay, Maui. The Target Maui Pro presented by Schick Hydro Silk will return the world’s best female surfers to the [...]

Nanjing’s Youth Olympic Village Ready to Receive Athletes

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Nanjing’s Youth Olympic Village Ready to Receive Athletes

The Youth Olympic Village (YOV) will officially open its doors on August 12th to receive more than 6,000 residents including athletes, team officials, Young Ambassadors and reporters. The YOV will provide accommodation, catering, transportation, medical, and training services along with fun workshops for its residents during the Games. The YOV is the heart of the [...]

Charles Joly Named the “World’s Best Bartender”

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Charles Joly Named the “World’s Best Bartender”

After a week of fierce competition, Charles Joly from The Aviary in Chicago, USA, beat 47 of the best mixologists from around the globe to be crowned the Diageo Reserve World Class Bartender of the Year 2014. Charles mesmerised the judges from the very first cocktail but it was his unique and show-stopping signature serve [...]

Cristiano Ronaldo to Join Real Madrid for Guinness Cup

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Cristiano Ronaldo to Join Real Madrid for Guinness Cup

Real Madrid announced that star Cristiano Ronaldo as well as Iker Casillas, Sergio Ramos and Luka Modric will join the team for the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup. Cristiano Ronaldo will join the team on July 26 while the others joined Wednesday, July 23. Considered the world’s top player, Cristiano Ronaldo recently won the FIFA [...]

Beach Volleyball Event to Promote Youth Olympic Games

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Beach Volleyball Event to Promote Youth Olympic Games

To celebrate the 30-day countdown to the start of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), a beach volleyball event was held in Taipei, Taiwan on July 19. Shen Yi-ting, deputy secretary general of Taipei Olympic Games and Hong Jia-wen, deputy director of New Taipei City Education Bureau attended the event. Taiwan volleyball teams were [...]

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