The FIFA council has voted in favour of expanding the FIFA World Cup tournament number of teams from today’s 32 to 48 by the WC tournament 2016.
There will be 16 groups of 3 teams. The teams will face eachother and the first 2 in each group will move through to knockout stages. The new system has been unanimously voted by the council members.
Here are some other stats that Ubisoft reported with the open beta:
Over 230 million rides were taken down the mountains over the course of the beta
Over 113 million kilometers were traveled
The most popular play style in the game was Freestyler, which complements those that love stunts
The farthest paraglide flight that was taken over the course of the weekend was 27 km
The total number of gold medals won were 5,293,837
The farthest free fall that took place in the game (without a crash) was 1,800 meters
There were over five million points of interest found over the course of the weekend
Over 17 million Drop Zones were unlocked by players, indicating a “home base” in which they could explore from
Steep will be rekeased on December 2.
Serena Williams has made public her intentions to withdraw from this year’s edition of WTA Finals in Singapore.
The tennisplayer says that she has pain in one of her elbows and that’s the reason behind her decision.
WTA Finals in Singapore starts on October 23 and there are 8 players divided into two groups of 4 each. The following players have secured their place into the tournament: Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber, Agnieszka Radwanska, Karolina Pliskova, Garbine Muguruza and Dominika Cibulkova.Two more players will fill the last spots this week.
The stacks are high as the prize money reaches $7 000 000. The surface is hard.
The logo of EURO2020 for the city of Bucharest has been revealed today. Bucharest is the capital of Romania and host of 4 EURO2020 games.
An amazing performance by world known DJ David Guetta and the Swedish pop sensation Zara Larsson. In this video they are performing EUro 2016’s official song – This One’s For You.
Just in time for the EC- tournament, NIKE has released a star packed commercial. Check it out below. It’s awesome, dudes!
The clip got almost 10 million views on Youtube since yesterday, when it was posted.