Event Notes: Augsburg To Host Gala of German Hockey
The Gala des deutschen Eishockeys (Gala of German Hockey) will take place in Augsburg. The German Hockey League (DEL) will announce the DEL Players of the Year as well as the new inductees into the Hall Of Fame Deutschland at Augsburg's Kälberhalle on March 16 (DEL). ... Local media reported "Indonesia is lobbying Southeast Asian Games organizers to add badminton to the competition schedule" (XINHUA, 1/29). ... More than 20 public and private organizations have registered to join the celebrations for the 2013 National Sport Day, to be held in Doha and across Qatar on Feb. 12 (GULF TIMES, 1/28). ... The WTA revealed that three cities remain in the bidding process for the WTA Championships for '14 and beyond. WTA Chair & CEO Stacey Allaster will visit the three remaining cities: Monterrey, Mexico; Singapore; and Tianjin, China over the next couple months (WTA).