Category: Football

Greek Government Confirms Lack of Support for Athens 2013

Athens, GRE – Four years after being awarded the right to host the 2013 Deaflympics, the Greek government has formally confirmed that it will not provide financial support for the games. The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf will now consider alternatives to Greece as a host country. “Today’s decision is deeply disappointing,” said […]

Cech wants Chelsea to be second best after Champions League exit

Cech wants Chelsea to be second best after Champions League exit

Peter Cech has warned Chelsea they must get over their Champions League disappointment quickly or risk another failure in not finishing second in the Barclays Premier League. Carlo Ancelotti faces an uncertain future as Blues boss following Tuesday night’s quarter-final exit at Old Trafford, a result that leaves last year’s champions empty-handed without silverware this […]

Smart Australian Sing language (Auslan) Launch

Smart Australian Sing language (Auslan) Launch

In a first-ever for Australia, deaf and hard of hearing people are now able to access the Australian Sports Museum and receive the same information as to their mainstream counterparts. The “Smart Auslan” technology was developed by a not-for-profit organization, Australian Communication Exchange (ACE), over an 18-month partnership with the museum. While hundreds of museums […]

Greek Government Confirms Lack of Support for Athens 2013

Greek Government Confirms Lack of Support for Athens 2013

Athens, GRE – Four years after being awarded the right to host the 2013 Deaflympics, the Greek government has formally confirmed that it will not provide financial support for the games. The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf will now consider alternatives to Greece as a host country. In a meeting with representatives of […]