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NBA Is Launching a Video Game NBA League

A pro basketball league for gamers? That’s what the NBA has announced. “Think of eBulls against the eKnicks,” NBA commissioner Adam Silver stated. Silver said that the league…

Chess

After 7 Draws, Russian Grandmaster Wins Game 8 of World Chess Championship

The 26-year old grandmaster, who formerly represented Ukraine and now represents Russia due to the shifting borders of his native Crimea, has scored the first win of the…

ryan lochte

Americans Apologize for Lochte

Scrawled on the “Leave a special message to Rio” wall many Americans chose to write “Sorry about Lochte” and other apologies as they departed, in addition to warm…

Iceland Bringing More Than Football to Euro 2016

It’s become journalistic shorthand to describe Iceland’s impact at Euro 2016 as ‘volcanic’, but the team’s success in France is down to the close bond that exists in…

Iceland Euro 2016

Iceland Bringing More than Football to Euro 2016

It’s become journalistic shorthand to describe Iceland’s impact at Euro 2016 as ‘volcanic’, but the team’s success in France is down to the close bond that exists in…

Archery tag

Archery tag rises in popularity

Archery tag. Do you love dodgeball? Do you love archery? Do you love exciting action? This sport has all of these, and its popularity is rising. New Zealander…

Olympics

“Last Olympics didn’t reduce human rights violations in China, it increased them” – Human rights groups’ letter warns don’t award China another Olympics

A joint letter was sent today to the International Olympics Committee calling on them to reject China’s bid for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, citing past claims that…

Olympic Games

With days to go, human rights groups question whether China should be awarded another Olympic Games

The International Olympic Committee will make its decision about which nation will host the 2022 Games July 31, and rights groups are questioning — and petitioning — the committee about China’s…

South Korean swimmer attending doping hearing due to failed doping test

South Korean swimmer attending doping hearing due to failed doping test

South Korean swimming super star Tae-Hwan Park will attend FINA’s doping hearing, held in Lausanne, Switzerland on Feb. 27, as he failed a doping test last September during…

World Cup Completely Corrupt

World Cup “completely corrupt” – Top MP after reading new dossier

That England and South Korea agreed to swap votes the day before the ballot is just one of the claims included in a dossier of files that was…

First National Bicycling Day in the Philippines

The first National Bicycling Day assembly of the Philippines took off in Pasig City in a venue named ‘Tiendesitas’. Bicycle riders of all ages and genders were there…

Football Incredibly Vulnerable to Match Fixing by World's Organized Gangs--Investigator

Football “Incredibly Vulnerable” to Match Fixing by World’s Organized Gangs–Investigator

A former FIFA lead investigator, Terry Steans, who spent two years investigating FIFA for match fixing, has warned that football is “incredibly vulnerable” to the practice. The Football…

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