Norwegian Women’s Beach Handball Team Fined for Rejecting Bikini Bottoms

The European Handball Federation (EHF) fined the Norwegian women’s beach handball team last July 19 for refusing to play in the required bikini bottoms at a competition over the weekend. The Disciplinary Commission of EHF imposed a fine of €150 …

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Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam Postponed Due to COVID-19 Concerns

This year’s Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Vietnam have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, members of the organizing council announced on July 8. “The SEA Games Federation which met today agreed to postpone the organization of the 31st …

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Name, Image, likeness (NIL) to Change how Collegiate Sports will Operate

The NCAA Division I Board of Directors approved an interim name, image, and likeness (NIL) policy for collegiate football and other sports after the Supreme Court antitrust ruling last week. For collegiate football athletes, the NIL allowed them to profit …

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NCAA COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted, Coaches Start Recruiting in Person

Collegiate sports coaches have started in-person scouting again after the NCAA lifted the COVID-19 ban. Since the start of the pandemic, the NCAA mandated a quiet period that lasted for 15 months. During the quiet period, coaches were banned from …

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IOC Accused of Disregarding China Human Rights Violations for 2022 Beijing Games

An organization that has represented the ethnic minorities in China has been accusing the International Olympic Committee of not tending to the widespread and systematic human rights violations as the country is preparing to hold the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.

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