History of Sports
Will Lebron James Pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar All-Time Scoring Record
Year 20 for LeBron James can make him the number NBA player on the all-time scoring list over Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Munster County Rugby Club, January 18th, 2003: 'The Miracle Match'
In 2003, Munster County crafted one of the greatest stories ever told on the paddock. One game to make the knockout stage - an impossible mountain to climb.
The Bulgarian Method: A Weightlifting Revolution
Ivan Abadjiev, a Bulgarian weightlifting coach, single-handedly changed the coventional thinking of competitive weightlifting during the 1960s and onwards. His proteges went on to win championships at all levels of international tournaments.
Uganda's Historic Road to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations
After years of gut-wrenching fails, Uganda ended a 39-year drought to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Relive the road that got Uganda back on Africa's global stage that included a chance to dethrone the African champions in 2012.
Greatest Basketball Games: Game 6 of the 1997 Nba Western Conference Finals
Game 6 of the 1997 NBA Western Conference Finals is one of the greatest basketball games of all time in the history of the league. Read on to find out why.
The Evolution of NASCAR Marketing
From its humble beginnings in the woods of the Old South to the high bank ovals and road courses of the present day, one thing seems to remain constant in NASCAR—its funding source. Enjoy this brief history of NASCAR's marketing over the years.
The Mysterious Life of Johann "Rukeli" Trollmann: Boxer, Gypsy, Unsung Hero
The life and fights of Johann Rukeli Trollmann, a Sinti boxer who stood up in the face of an oppressive regime to fight for his people.
Widzew Lodz: The Story of One of the Best Polish Football Clubs
Widzew Lodz - the story of one of the best Polish football clubs, one of two which played in UEFA Chempions League.
The Significance of Latvia's Miracle at Istanbul
Latvia's football team achieved its most significant result in a playoff against Turkey that culminated with a berth at Euro 2004. Relive the road to the dramatic second leg in Turkey that spawned Latvia's golden generation.
From 16 to Deja Vu: The Men's Football Tournament at the 2008 Olympics
In 2008, Argentina successfully defended its Olympic title it won in Athens while 15 other nations participated in the month-long tournament. We look back at how each team did on that journey.
Notable Goal Scoring Goalkeepers over the Years
Nothing can be more special for a goalkeeper than scoring a goal in a match, especially when so much is as stake. We revisit notable goalkeepers whos scored the most pivotal goals - from club and country, regardless of gender.
Africa's Epic Marathon of Football in 2012
In 2012, African football began with Zambia's historic triumph and ended with 15 nations, including the Cape Verde Islands, qualifying for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. Relive the year in review, which also featured a newcomer in South Sudan.
Norway's Holy Venue: Lerkendal Stadion the European Ascent
In 2016, Lerkendal Stadion hosted the UEFA Super Cup, the first time a Norwegian stadium hosted a major club final. We look at previous events that unfolded here, primarily since 1985.
Who Is Responsible for the Liquid Traditions We See in Sports Victory Celebrations?
Liquid rituals have become an integral part of today's sports victory celebrations. Some fans applaud them. Some don't. Who is responsible for these milk-drinking and liquid shower traditions?