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insidethegames.biz are running a LIVE BLOG from the 30th Summer Universiade in Naples, Italy?

Our reporters Nancy Gillen and Patrick O’Kane are reporting LIVE in Naples from today until the Closing Ceremony on Sunday 14th July, bringing you all the latest news as-it-happens.

On the 60th Anniversary edition of the Universiade, it is symbolic that Italy is hosting the 30th Summer Universiade, as it all began in Turin six decades ago.


Naples 2019 is the largest global multi-sports event for student-athletes with 12 days of sport competitions and more than 10,000 student-athletes and officials from over 150 countries.

Follow the LIVE BLOG as we report on the 18 sports including, for this edition, Rugby Sevens, Sailing and Shooting.

Learn about the History of FISU from 1896 to the present day.

Read about six decades of Universiade Legends such as the world-famous “perfect 10” Nadia Comăneci and IOC President Thomas Bach.

Discover more about FISU Education, Innovation and Gender Equality.

Download the FISU App or browse FISU Social Media.

Watch FISU TV.

Our LIVE BLOG covers all of the action and is updated constantly so you don’t miss a thing.

Get involved on Twitter and Facebook and share individual updates or make comments on the LIVE BLOG itself.

All on your favourite website insidethegames.biz.

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