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An annual ceremony that celebrates the best of sport journalism, a necessary and deserved recognition for professionals from all over the world.
Abu Dhabi, UA Emirates
Our views from a lost island in the middle of the Ocean, hoping to find a message in a bottle.
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n a tough year, marked by the scandals of corruption in FIFA and the cover-up of doping in the IAAF, sports journalism found a reason to smile: the irruption of the Sports Media Pearl Awards, a necessary and deserved recognition for the profession's quest for excellence. AIPS (International Sports Press Association) and Abu Dhabi Media efficiently teamed-up for this lovely first edition, that took place in the luxurious Hotel Jumeirah, with an Oscars-style ceremony. In fact, in several countries, these awards were described as "the Oscars of Sports Journalism". Yao Ming, Alessandro Del [...]

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