Fantasy Football »

Taken from an earlier American idea, fantasy football was introduced to Britain in 1992. The Daily Telegraph first ran a competition in 1993, Read more…

Yachting »

Yachting used to be known as ‘the sport of kings’ (possibly from Charles II’s having been presented with a ‘jacht’ by the Dutch Read more…

Wimbledon »

Wimbledon is the most famous tennis tournament in the world, hosted on the grass courts of the All England Club in Wimbledon, London. Read more…

Football Pools »

Football Pools is a system of sports betting based around the prediction of a football game’s outcome. Although most professional football clubs now Read more…

Sport Drinks »

Sport drinks are electrolyte replacement beverages popular among athletes to replace water lost during exercise. It is important to drink plenty of fluids Read more…

Sportswear »

An interesting commercial phenomenon of recent years is the way in which clothing apparel has copied sportswear. Hitherto, the wearing of tracksuits or Read more…

Homestead Grays »

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Homestead Grays is one of the greatest teams in baseball’s Negro Leagues. The term Negro Leagues refers to organized baseball played by blacks Read more…

Olympic Games of the Ancient World »

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The Olympic Games of the ancient world were one of four athletic competitions associated with four ancient Greek religious celebrations. In addition Read more…

The Origins of Football »

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A key moment in the development of the game as we know it came in October 1863, when representatives from a dozen Read more…

Yale-Harvard Regatta »

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Yale-Harvard Regatta takes place usually during first weekend in June. This famous college crew race has been held since 1865 between arch-rivals Yale Read more…