Erotic. Provocative. Offensive. These words have been given legal meanings by a new decree that took effect on August 1. However, many people are not clear what the meanings are, and some are concerned about the larger implications of their being interpreted subjectively. The decree states that any act of practicing and competing in "erotic, provocative or offensive" sports activities that go against social norms, culture and customs of Vietnam will be fined VND5-10 million ($215-428) and the offender will be suspended from sports activities for three to six months. Pham Xuan Phuc, deputy chief inspector of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, said: "We have noticed that some new sports have emerged in Vietnam that go against our morality and customs, like naked yoga." "A few sports like dancing have also been modified, and people have been wearing overly sexy dresses and dancing inappropriately. The main purpose of the new regulation is to deter such acts," Phuc said. … [Read more...] about When does an athlete get too sexy? Or immoral?
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>>> Vietnam secure berth in 2020 AFC U23 finals after 4-0 win over Thailand As soon as the 16 qualifiers for the final tournament were confirmed on March 26, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) divided them into four seed pots in preparation for the group draw, scheduled to take place this October. Accordingly, the second pot features the Republic of Korea, Japan, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Iraq. China, Australia, Jordan and Saudi Arabia belong to the third seed pot, while the last seed pot consists of Syria, Iran, UAE and Bahrain. The results of the qualification tournament. With this classification method, many scenarios in the draw results could possibly happen, not excluding the possibility of Vietnam U23s being drawn into a group of death that could feature the RoK/Japan/Iraq (Pot 2), China (Pot 3) and Iran (Pot 4). The 2020 AFC U-23 Championship finals will also act as the AFC qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic football event. The top three … [Read more...] about Vietnam seeded in Pot 1 for 2020 AFC U23 group draw
The Bilbao born chef and businessman becomes the 32nd president in the club's history after winning the closest vote in Athletic's 120-year existence. He beat his Alberto Uribe-Echevarria, who had been a member of Urrutia's Board of Directors and the former club accountant, by just 85 votes, with 9,264 votes in favor and 9,179 for Uribe-Echevarria, while there were 781 blank votes and 116 void votes returned. Perhaps due to the day the election had been scheduled for and the lack of enthusiasm fans had for either of the candidates, just 46% of Athletic's members voted, which is 20% in the vote held in 2011 which saw Urrutia gain power. Elizegi claimed the votes of younger supporters and has promised to work to improve the atmosphere in Athletic's San Mames Stadium, while at the same time retaining the club's historic policy of signing only players born or raised as footballers in the Basque region of northern Spain and the south-west corner of France. Along with FC Barcelona and Real … [Read more...] about Elizegi new President of historic Athletic Club Bilbao
According to SM Entertainment, Red Velvet will start their U.S. tour in Los Angeles on Feb. 8, 2019, and will go to Dallas two days later. They will also perform in Miami on Feb. 13, followed by Chicago on Feb. 15 and Newark, New Jersey, on Feb. 17. This will be the first time that the five-member group has given concerts in the United States as the sole headline act. The tour is an extension of the group's solo concert series "Redmare" in Seoul on Aug. 4 and 5, following which, the group visited countries like Thailand, Taiwan and Singapore. The group is scheduled to tour Japan in January 2019, performing in cities like Fukuoka, Kobe and Yokohama. Red Velvet, who debuted in 2014, swept domestic music charts with "Power Up" from its new EP, "Summer Magic," upon the release of the album on Aug. 6. The band is expected to release a new album later this month. Source from the Yonhap. Tags: K-pop girl group Red Velvet will have concerts in five U.S. cities starting next February their … [Read more...] about Red Velvet unveil U.S. tour schedule in 2019
The 32-year-old Jamaican, a passionate football fan, has been on trial at the club since August as he attempts to make an audacious switch to a second professional sport after one of the most decorated careers in athletics. * FIFA president Gianni Infantino's plans for two new global tournaments are back on the agenda at the governing body with soccer officials set to discuss the proposals on Friday. FIFA's ruling council meets in Kigali, Rwanda and Infantino's plan for a new 'mini World Cup' and an expanded Club World Cup feature among the items for discussion according to the agenda document. * Caroline Wozniacki overcame a mid-match wobble and withstood a barrage of big hitting to get her WTA Finals title defence back on track with a 7-5 3-6 6-2 victory over Petra Kvitova at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Tuesday. In the second White Group encounter of the day, Elina Svitolina moved to the brink of the semi-finals with a gutsy 6-3 2-6 6-3 win over Karolina Pliskova, the Ukrainian … [Read more...] about A-League club confirm offer to Olympic champion Bolt