Gambling on a Merger?

It doesn't seem all that long ago when FanDuel and DraftKings were spending a good chunk of cash on television commercials urging people to...

Rio 2016 hysteria is polarising opinion but Olympics… possibly… maybe…will be successful

Truth, wisdom dictates, must invariably lie towards the middle of two polar opposite views. So if two sides are telling you something completely different...

IOC holds talks with International Federations in bid to address Rio 2016 concerns

A meeting has taken place in Lausanne between all 28 summer International Federations (IFs), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Rio 2016 in a...

Delegations must pay for mosquito screens at Rio 2016 as Zika case is confirmed...

National Olympic Committees worried about the Zika virus at the Rio Games in August will have to pay for mosquito screens, it has been...

Olympic Village of UCLA standard at Piggyback Yards would be “irresponsible” says LA Mayor

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti believes that the city could not build an Olympic Village to the standard of the one it is now...

Rio Mayor insists budget cuts and recession will not affect first Brazilian Olympics

Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes insists there is enough money to avoid disruption at this summer's Olympic and Paralympic Games, despite facing another raft of...

Fears grow ahead of Rio 2016 after protests against rising transport prices turn violent

Violent protests have taken place across several Brazilian cities, including Olympic host Rio de Janeiro, in response to the rising price of public transport. Around...

Olympic Games and Tourism Development

Recently, mass media pays attention to a new international design competition to choose a new stadium for Tokyo 2020 Olympics. This became news because...

Japan Has Been Cultivating Baseball in Soccer-Crazed Africa for Years

How Japan has been cultivating baseball in soccer-crazed Africa for years is described by The New York Times author Ken Mcguire in a story from...

The NFL’s Most Interesting Man

There may be no player in sports more interesting than the Seattle Seahawks, Richard Sherman. In many ways, Richard Sherman is both the National...

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