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News Iceland » Sports: Four-Year Ban for Two Members of Iceland's National Hockey Team

News channel or source: http://icelandreview.com/news/2018/01/19/four-year-ban-two-members-icelands-national-hockey-team
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The players in question, Björn Róbert Sigurðsson and Steindór Ingason, both failed a drug test after taking steroids banned by The National Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland. Both played admitted to having taken the steroids, but said they’d ...

News Iceland » Sports: Iceland insist Russia 2018 won't be a holiday

News channel or source: http://www.tnp.sg/sports/football/iceland-insist-russia-2018-wont-be-holiday
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo once labelled Iceland a footballing country with a "small mentality" when the minnows held Portugal to a shock 1-1 Group F draw in their 2016 European Championship opener. "When they don't try to play and just defend, defend, defend ...

News Iceland » Sports: Fufanu Premieres 'Tokyo' Video; 'Sports' Out Now on One Little Indian

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwmusic/article/Fufano-Premieres-Tokyo-Video-Sports-Out-Now-on-One-Little-Indian-20180117
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Fufanu, which Pitchfork has described as "Iceland's most exciting young band," had a massive 2017: its well-received sophomore album Sports, which was released last February on One Little Indian (Björk, Asgeir, Olga Bell), brought them to the US for some ...

News Iceland » Sports: Tonga's oiled-up Olympic flagbearer Pita Taufatofua qualifies for Winter Games

News channel or source: http://www.sportingnews.com/other-sports/news/tonga-olympic-flagbearer-pita-taufatofua-qualifies-for-winter-games/16pcg3ydyv3cb122b0ol8nfz8o
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

January 20, 2018 2:00pm EST January 20, 2018 2:00pm EST News, Winter Sports, English He is best-known as ... succeeding only with his final attempt in Iceland on Saturday. He will be Tonga's first skier at the Winter Olympics. "After Rio I decided to ...

News Iceland » Sports: Iceland bests RI at newly renovated stadium

News channel or source: http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/01/15/iceland-bests-ri-newly-renovated-stadium.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Man in red: President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo (center) sports the national soccer team jersey while inaugurating the renovated Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta on Sunday. The occasion was marked with a friendly match between Indonesia and Iceland.(

News Iceland » Sports: Iceland’s Sigthorsson completes rehab programme at Aspetar

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/577558/Iceland-s-Sigthorsson-completes-rehab-programme-at
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Iceland national football team striker, Kolbeinn Sigthorsson, has successfully completed his rehabilitation programme at Qatar’s orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, Aspetar. The footballer, who scored the winning goal for Iceland against England at ...

News Iceland » Sports: Lega Endesa to be shown in Iceland for the first time

News channel or source: http://www.sportspromedia.com/news/lega-endesa-to-be-shown-in-iceland-for-the-first-time
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

The deal, which was brokered by the MP & Silva agency, will see the network become the first to cover the competition in Iceland. Details of the number of games included in the rights package were not released. The agreement, which brings Liga Endesa’s ...

News Iceland » Sports: Red Bull Arena Set to Host Iceland and Peru in Advance of 2018 FIFA

News channel or source: http://www.oursportscentral.com/services/releases/red-bull-arena-set-to-host-iceland-and-peru-in-advance-of-2018-fifa/n-5289781
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

HARRISON, N.J. - The national teams of Iceland and Peru will clash at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey on Tuesday, March 27, as both teams prepare for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Kickoff is scheduled for 8 p.m. Tickets will go on-sale tomorrow ...

News Iceland » Sports: Current and former Selangor men called up to face World Cup debutants Iceland

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/current-former-selangor-men-called-065448357.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

The duo have been listed by the Indonesian FA (PSSI) in the Indonesia Selection side that will take on the Iceland national team, which will make their first ever World Cup appearance later this year. The friendly match is set to be held on Sunday January ...

News Iceland » Sports: Tonga flag bearer from Rio qualifies for Winter Olympics

News channel or source: http://nbc4i.com/2018/01/22/tonga-flag-bearer-from-rio-qualifies-for-winter-olympics-2/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Taufatofua qualified at the final weekend of the Olympic qualifying period in Iceland, which is more than 9,000 miles ... is one of the easier Winter Olympic sports to gain qualification for athletes from nations without much Winter Games history.