• 06.11.2005 /
    "Mr. Syrigos, someone tried to kill you. Do you suspect anyone?"

    That was the question the Greek police asked sports editor Filippos Syrigos of the newspaper Eleftherotypia the day after he was brutally attacked by two men who hit him over the head and stabbed him several times in the back.
  • 06.11.2005 /
    Former World Champion sprinter, Kelli White, feels that it is possible to top global track and field without relying on drugs, and some recent performances makes her believe that things in the sport are getting better since she was banned for two years for testing positive.
  • 06.11.2005 /
    On its first day, the Play the Game communication conference on sport and society received a major boost in the form of a message of support from United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
  • 06.11.2005 /
    Have you ever left a football match feeling that the result was so unfair or bemusing that it must have been fixed?
  • 06.11.2005 /
    The fourth Play the Game communication conference on sport and society got underway, November 6, with a speech by Director Jens Sejr Andersen, who welcomed all those attending the 'biggest-ever international event focusing on corruption in sport'.
  • 04.11.2005 /
    During the 2005 Play the Game conference, students from The Danish School of Journalism will maintain a conference website with minute by minute coverage of events. Go to the Conference Pulse website (no longer available)
  • 31.10.2005 /
    Sports editors of daily newspapers all over the world allow the sports industry to set the agenda and the priorities for coverage of sports events.
  • 31.10.2005 /
    Knowledge bank: Sports editors of daily newspapers all over the world allow the sports industry to set the agenda and the priorities for coverage of sports events. That is the main conclusion of the International Sports Press Survey 2005 which has surveyed 10,007 articles in 37 newspapers from 10 different countries.

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