Qatar, which reaches an average temperature of 114 degrees in July, is interested in hosting the start of the Tour de France. Read how the government proposes to combat the heat if they were to host the event.
The Victorian sport of polo has taken on an urban spin with bicycle polo. Bicycle polo mimics the original game and has been growing in popularity throughout the U.S.
Watch this video of Alberto Contador punching a spectator in the face during the Tour de France.
They are currently, quite frankly, the best team in South America. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2aoRmiOzw4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ks11pCKEBJc
The MCC has proposed to use lie detectors to combat corruption in cricket. Despite the support by Australia’s former captain Steve Waugh and English captain Andrew Strauss, the polygraph test is only accurate 61% of the time.
Cadel Evans became the first Australian cyclist to win the 108-year-old Tour de France. After breaking his elbow during the Tour last year, Evans’ long-awaited victory also demonstrated a change in his public personality
Abby Wambach will become a player-coach for the magicJack, the WPS team that also features her fellow USA players Hope Solo, Megan Rapinoe and Christie Rampone also play on
After cheerleading arrived in India three years ago, with women sporting short skirts, bikinis and mini-boots, right-wing, religious and feminist groups were aghast. “Cheer queens” have been introduced, women wearing full saris doing traditional dance steps.
Is Rory courting trouble by starting a high profile relationship with tennis’ number one ranked female?
Freddie Roach, the 1976 Olympic alternate who trains Manny Pacquiao, will be working with the struggling USA boxing program.