New Delhi World Cup decisive for Tokyo Olympics qualification: ISSF

The ISSF Executive Committee recently approved rule changes and a new ranking system. The technical changes, mostly in team events, will be included in the ISSF Championships programme from next year. The ranking system will also be implemented from next year.

Mikaela Shiffrin sets target return to Alpine skiing World Cup

She last raced Jan. 26, then missed the rest of the abbreviated 2019-20 season after her father’s death on Feb. 2. She traveled for a potential return for the final races of last season in Sweden in March, but they ended up getting canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Life in a Day: Around the world in 80,000 clips

The day dawned. And the videos rolled in. We had allowed people one week to upload their stuff, but even by the end of day one, it was obvious we were going to far surpass our estimates. By the week’s end, we had soundly beaten the record – with more than 81,000 contributions. Some arrived […]

Sophie Ecclestone – a world-class standard-bearer for the women’s game

Ecclestone’s skills were on show this summer during England’s series against West Indies. Although she admits she didn’t bowl as well as she wanted in the first couple of matches, she still finished the series with six wickets and played her part in a promising looking three-pronged spin attack with Sarah Glenn and Mady Villiers. […]

Final Fantasy 16 characters, world and more revealed in new teaser website

Take a step back and admire a brand new piece of artwork for #FF16, the latest standalone, numbered title in the @FinalFantasy series.Today we’ve launched the official #FFXVI website, introducing the world and characters from the game.Take a look here: https://t.co/fGMOWou8oR pic.twitter.com/6SgKA8vgf1October 29, 2020

Final Fantasy 14 director wants to do a Blizzard crossover

Final Fantasy 14 has had plenty of crossovers in its time, including Monster Hunter World, Yo-Kai Watch, and Dragon Quest. Most recently, the Final Fantasy 14 developers teamed up with Platinum Games to create a new raid series, inspired by NieR: Automata. 

Final Fantasy 16 confirmed for next-gen – but it’s a PS5 exclusive

“The exclusive footage, comprised of both battles and cutscenes running in real time, represents but a fraction of what our team has accomplished since the start of development on this, an all-new Final Fantasy game,” Yoshida says in a blog. “In that span, the team’s size has grown from a handful of core members to […]

Disney Plus to get long-awaited Willow fantasy-flick TV series sequel

Best Disney Plus moviesBest Disney Plus showsWhat we know about Black WidowWhere next for Willow?According to Ron Howard, the show won’t be “a nostalgic throw-back”, but instead “a creative lean-forward,” perhaps hinting at audiences’ expectations of fantasy TV making in a post Game of Thrones and The Witcher world.

‘His Dark Materials’: HBO Weighs More Seasons As Philip Pullman Fantasy Adaptation Becomes Co-Viewing Family Hit – TCA

HBO and the BBC, which co-produced the show, initially gave the series a 16-episode, two-season order. The first two seasons, written by Jack Thorne, are essentially based on the first two books in the novel series, Northern Lights and The Subtle Knife, although Thorne admitted he had “stolen” a few “treats” from other books.

Zimbabwe delegation to inspect biosecurity arrangements ahead of Pakistan tour

The delegation, comprising two health officers, one security in-charge, and two ZC executives are expected to land in Islamabad on October 10. Their official inter-city travel will begin after they return two negative tests within 48 hours of arrival in Pakistan’s national capital. Once given the go-ahead, they will begin their inspection in Rawalpindi during […]