How Gymnastics Is Trying To Take Over Parkour And Make It An Olympic Sport
This fight isn't merely about parkour. It's about who controls the new youth-centric sports that are the Olympics' future.
Meet @Crap90sFootball, The Only Twitter Account This World Needs
You will laugh, you will cry (from laughter), and you will remember to love the beautiful game because you're laughing so bloody hard.
David Beckham's Miami Stadium Gets First Public Approval
The Miami-Dade County Commissioners approved his newest stadium plan, but the city still needs to sign it off.
Retroactive Bans Won't Stop Diving in Football
Under a new rule, diving that results in a penalty or red card will be punished with a two-match retroactive ban. But the benefits of simulation still outweigh the costs.
"Earthquakes" Caused by Fans at Stadiums Are Basically Bullshit
We talked to a senior research scientist at the institution that registered the Barcelona supporters' "fanquake" after their comeback win over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League.
How Mamadou Sakho Fell Victim To Drug Testing’s Grey Areas
Mamadou Sakho was Liverpool's starting centre back, and a key part of the team. Then he tested positive for a banned substance – or so we thought.
Whereabouts Violations Reveal Larger Flaws of English Football's Anti-Doping Efforts
Manchester City's £35,000 fine says an awful lot about English football's anti-doping system.
Budapest 2024 Bid All But Dead After Anti-Olympics Petition Gets 226,000 Signatures
NOlimpia's campaign argued that the billions of dollars pledged in the bid for the Olympics ought to go to other needs such as healthcare, education, rural infrastructure, housing, and poverty.
The Study on CTE In Football Is Not What You Think It Is
Most scientific studies aren't worth reporting on. This was one of them.
Budapest's Bid to Host the Olympics Is Uniting the Rest of Hungary Against the Games
Budapest, one of three finalists to host the 2024 Summer Games, may be about to take themselves out of the running.
How To Catch A Marathon Cheat
For serious runners, race day is sacred. That's why some go to great lengths to catch cheaters.
Qatar's New Labour Law Is Depressingly Similar To The Old One
Meet the new Qatari labour law, which is pretty much the same as the old Qatari labour law.