World League


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World League

“ingenious” creation of a third professional league that never materialized. [Am. Sports: Misc.]
See: Failure
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They discussed a conference that the Muslim World League will organize in February next year in Zagreb, and the visit of Secretary-General of Rabita, Muhammad bin Abdul Kerim Al-Issa to Bosnia and Herzegovina, which will take place during that period, upon DA3/4aferovic's official invitation.
The spokesman of the Muslim World League, Abdulwahab bin Mohammed Al-Shehri, said that this is part of the League's program in the African continent aimed at supporting affected and needy people, and victims of crises and disasters in the continent.
In light of the fierce opposition to the proposals that's seen the likes of leading players Owen Farrell, Johnny Sexton and Kieran Read hit out against the World League plans, Beaumont is set to hold a Dublin summit later this month to thrash out a way forward.
Fears over the loss of the Six Nations to terrestrial television have become stronger in recent times, even before plans for the new World League became apparent.
Secretary, Muslim World League, Dr Mohammad Abdulkarim Alissa, said the aim of the conference was to harmonise the stance of scholars and preachers, disseminate the values of moderation, strengthen the bond of brotherhood and harmony among Muslims and reject the rhetoric of labelling and exclusion.
The two teams were playing in the fifth week of the Federation Internationale de Vollleyball (FIVB) World League.
The leader of the Muslim World League, a group based in Saudi Arabia, has condemned Holocaust denial as a "crime [that] distort[s] history and an insult to the dignity of those innocent souls who have perished," reports the United with Israel website.
Summary: Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec 4 (ANI): India lost 0-2 to Germany in their final Pool B game of the FIH Hockey World League to finish the pool stage without a win, on Monday here.
The Green Shirts, currently ranked 14th in the FIH Hero World Rankings, finished in seventh position in the Hero Hockey World League Semi-Final in London, meaning they faced an anxious wait to see if that was good enough to earn them qualification to the blue riband event that takes place in India next year from November 28 to December 16, said a press release issued here.
The team will kick off preparations for the Volleyball World League 2017 in Iran, which starts on Aug.
LAHORE -- The Pakistan hockey team has left for the United Kingdom to take part in the World League, which will be held from June 15 to June 25.

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