Event Notes: Tickets For Sydney Derby Going Fast
Tickets for the next installment of the Sydney derby "have become hot property." Fans "were quick to snap up" a batch of 4000 tickets Monday for the Western Sydney-Sydney FC round 26 game at Parramatta Stadium on March 23, all but ensuring it will be a 20,741 sellout (THE AUSTRALIAN, 2/26). ... After being "left to themselves" to find the resources to participate in next month's Asian Junior and Cadet Championships in Thailand, Indian fencers "finally managed to raise funds and will now take part in the event" under the Fencing Confederation of Asia banner (PTI, 2/25). ... The Volleyball Federation of India's Federation Cup is "all set to be launched again" after a decade at the Rajiv Gandhi indoor stadium at Pramadom (THE HINDU, 2/23).