With the family of soccer player Jeff Astle claiming to know up to 250 other ex-players who suffer from degenerative brain diseases, we spoke to an expert about the implications for the sport.
Meet the talented freaks who will do whatever's necessary to win the 'King of the Road' competition, airing April 28 on VICELAND.
There were almost as many deaths at Accra Sports Stadium in Ghana on May 9, 2001, as there were in the Hillsborough and Heysel stadium disasters combined.
The NFL Players Association is encouraging members to pursue hands-on business world internships to better prepare for post-football careers that come sooner than many NFL players expect.
Meet the talented freaks who will do whatever's necessary to win Thrasher Magazine's King of the Road competition on VICELAND's new series, airing April 28.
Since March, a Japanese fan using the Twitter handle @7A_NBA has posted a series of cartoons portraying the whimsical domestic adventures of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.
Forty years ago, a man and a child tried to burn a flag on the field at Dodger Stadium, and were thwarted by an ex-Marine outfielder. It's not as simple as it looks.
Meet the talented freaks who will do whatever's necessary to win a third title on VICELAND and Thrasher Magazine's KING OF THE ROAD, airing April 28.
Out of the 349 Division I women's basketball programs in the United States, University of San Francisco's Jennifer Azzi is the only openly gay head coach among them.
Schools and conferences are passing new rules taking power away from coaches and athletic administrators when it comes to admitting athletes accused of sexual misconduct. Are they enough to ensure campus safety?
With scientists projecting that his country will soon be underwater, David Katoatau is pleading for people to recognize what is happening not just to Kiribati, but to all low-lying Pacific Island nations.
Watch the first episode on VICE WORLD OF SPORTS online now before it airs on VICELAND, April 27.
There has never been anyone like Chyna, before or since her time in professional wrestling.
Anya Alvarez is a former LPGA pro and an advocate for victims of child sex abuse. As part of Sexual Abuse Awareness Month, she shared her story with VICE Sports.
Jonathan Nicola, who hails from South Sudan, has been posing as a 17-year-old basketball prodigy for the past six months and living with his coach.
For the first time in nearly a century, the Summer Games will feature rugby—and in a fast-paced, fan-friendly, seven-player format that has the tiny nation of Fiji aiming for its first-ever gold medal.
The idea has been criticized, but Colin Wood doesn't see any reason why disabled fighters should be given fewer opportunities than non-disabled fighters.
A federal appellate court upheld the NFL concussion settlement over objections that the deal doesn't do enough to cover CTE. Are former players with the disease out of luck?
VICE heads to the Bronx Wrestling Federation to meet former fighter John Torres, who now documents the theatrical Mexican-style wrestling matches as a filmmaker.
Javier Baez was a prodigy, and one of the most vaunted prospects in baseball. And then, in a hail of strikeouts, he wasn't. Now it's time to see what's next.
Together, Matt Brown, a paraplegic, and Lucas Carr, an Army Ranger and firefighter, have been running the Boston Marathon for years.
It wouldn't be Serbia's annual soccer face-off without the usual displays of violence, would it?
Mary Lynn Blanks was former FIFA Executive Committee member Chuck Blazer's girlfriend and confidant. She witnessed part of his rise to prominence, and then his stunning, and disgraceful fall that led to FIFA's reckoning.
In 2003, Kobe Bryant was charged with sexual assault, an event that was supposed to destroy his career. It didn't. If his accuser were to make those claims now, would more people believe her?