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Entries Tagged as 'Theme: Autonomy of sport'

Volleygate – an ongoing battle

October 26th, 2007 · No Comments

Mario Goijmans struggle against Rubén Acosta has been unfolding for several years. Goijman claims that FIVB’s, Federation International de Volleyball, president Acosta mismanages the organization and hopes to have him dethroned. So far he has not succeeded.

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Violence in sports – A red card or jailtime?

October 26th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Normally it is the sportsorganizations, clubs, assosiations or others, responsibility to suspend athletes or give them fines, when their actions go beyond the threshold. But in which cases are it a matter for the Court of law, or is it at all?
Should the world of sports be allowed to follow their own rules?

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Tags: Theme: Autonomy of sport