The Ring ratings update: Gennady Golovkin No1 middleweight ranking NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The ratings panel is made up of a dozen experts from around the world. Opinions are shared, debate takes place, and the final decision on who should be ranked where is decided democratically. It sounds easy but it can be an arduous and time-consuming process. Kazinform refers to The Ring.
EuroLeague Basketball decides to cancel 2019/2020 tournament’s remaining matches MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Executive Board of EuroLeague Basketball, which is the top-tier European professional basketball clubs competition, made a decision to cancel the rest of the previously suspended 2019/2020 EuroLeague season as well as the Euro Cup tournament, according to the EuroLeague’s statement on Monday.
IOC and WHO sign agreement to promote health through sport LAUSANNE. KAZINFORM The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday signed a new cooperation agreement to promote a healthy society through sport in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic that continues to affect people's lives around the world.
FIFA confirms decision to hold its 70th Congress as online event due to COVID-19 pandemic MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The world’s governing body of football, FIFA, has moved the date of its annual Congress to September 18 and it will be organized as an online event due to the ongoing global spread of the novel coronavirus, the organization’s press office announced in a statement on Tuesday.
Wanda Diamond League announces new provisional 2020 calendar MONACO. KAZINFORM The Wanda Diamond League announced a shortened, provisional calendar for late summer and autumn 2020. Several events will be rescheduled, others cancelled as organisers continue to adapt the season in the face of the coronavirus crisis.
Football: German Bundesliga to resume May 16 after virus halted play BERLIN. KAZINFORM The German Bundesliga, where a number of Japanese soccer players ply their trade, will resume behind closed doors on May 16 for the first time since the new coronavirus pandemic put the soccer season on hold in March, the German Football League said Thursday.
Gennady Golovkin reveals his next opponent, ready for June fight NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani boxer Gennady Golovkin (40-1-1, 35 KOs) is set to return to the ring in early June. He will defend his IBF middleweight title against mandatory challenger Kamil Szeremeta (21-0, 5 KOs), Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz.
FINA World Championships rescheduled to 2022 MINSK. KAZINFORM The 2021 FINA World Championships have been postponed to 2022. The decision was taken after the International Swimming Federation (FINA) held consultations with the Japan Swimming Federation, organizers, athletes, coaches and technical committees, BelTA has learned.