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Why going to South Africa for the World Cup terrifies me

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Statistics, anecdotes and research suggest that touring the Rainbow nation as a fan next summer could be a dangerous option. In fact, the 2010 World Cup should have gone to Egypt. “Awe-inspiring landscapes, cosmopolitan cities, beautiful vineyards and amazing wildlife – the Rainbow nation offers something for everyone, where the people and culture are as diverse as the landscape. Africa’s... 

Neo-Nazi Demo Scares off German Football Team

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An eastern German town ventured to make a political statement by hosting a soccer match under a slogan of racial tolerance. But when the far-right, neo-Nazi NPD announced it was going to demonstrate, the opposing team, Energie Cottbus, backed out. The eastern German town of Storkow had planned to host a soccer match this Saturday to celebrate tolerance. But then the opposing team cancelled —... 

Germany faces England in 'classic' U21 football final

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Could you imagine that the above people are called “English” and “German”? They are just two foreigners dressed up in European clothes. Arsenal winger Theo Walcott has said the England camp is “buzzing” ahead of their European Under-21 Championship final against Germany in Malmo, Sweden, on Monday. Stuart Pearce’s men booked their place in the final with a... 

Shootings started ahead of South Africa World Cup 2010

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Farmers' wives learn how to defend themselves on a farm-attack prevention course near the Zimbabwean border in South Africa Only 70 miles from a 2010 World Cup football stadium, a farmer’s wife and a boy aged 13 learn to defend themselves with lethal weapons. They say thousands of white landowners have been killed by Zimbabwe-style marauders; their black rulers accuse them of belligerence... 

Tiger Woods utilizes Saudi “slave labor” for golf course

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Photo: An Asian slave woman lives in confinement while forced to do hard labor in Dubai. Saudi Arabia officially outlawed slavery in the 1960’s, however they still openly practice indentured servitude that international rights groups say is tantamount to slavery. Servants are brought in from countries like Bangladesh to do hard labor while living in squalid conditions. Women are also lured to Saudi... 

Romanian Lucian Bute Destroys Fulgencio Zuniga in Montreal in Boxing

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Whatever controversy clouded his last outing, 29-year old Romanian IBF Super Middleweight titlist Lucian Bute (24-0, 19 KO) showed no hangover on Friday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. In front of the city he’s made home, Bute made his third successful defense of the crown since October 2007, dominating 31-year old Colombian Fulgencio Zuniga (22-4-1, 19 KO) from bell to bell... 

Famous Romanian handball player killed in Hungary

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The pivot of the masculine handball team of Romania, Marian Cozma, died last night in Hungary. The 26 years old handball player was at a restaurant with his team mates celebrating the birth of a friends’ child. Marian Ursescu, about Marian ‘s death (video) In that restaurant took place a quarrel with a group of gypsies, in which, Cozma, together with Ivan Pesici and Zarko Sesum (Veszprem)... 

$15M Lawsuit claims ex-Met Roberto Alomar had sex knowing he had AIDS

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Roberto Alomar, the player with AIDS Baseball great Roberto Alomar has full-blown AIDS but insisted on having unprotected sex, his ex-girlfriend charged Tuesday in a bombshell lawsuit. The shocking claim was leveled by Ilya Dall, 31, who said she lived with the ex-Met for three years and watched in horror as his health worsened. In papers filed in state and federal court, Dall said Alomar finally got... 

Marion Jones - Are Blacks Physically Superior?

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Marion Lois Jones, also known as Marion Jones-Thompson (born October 12, 1975 in Los Angeles, California), is a former American track and field athlete of Belizean descent. She won five medals at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia but has since been stripped of every medal dating back to September 2000 after admitting that she took performance enhancing drugs. In October 2007, Jones... 

Vladimir Putin: Russia shouldn't import African sportsmen

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Russian President Vladimir Putin criticised sports officials on Tuesday for attracting sportsmen from abroad instead of grooming homegrown champions. “Looking at our teams, one cannot immediately understand whether those are ours, or a team from Africa,” he said. “The result is well known. There is no one to play in our national teams,” he told a meeting of Russia’s Sports... 

FIFA 2006 French Team doesn't really represent France

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Does this team really represent France is the question. How many people are really French in this team? Did you know that not even the famous super star Zinedine Zidane is not French? Nobody is saying that the team is inefficient because it is, or at least it was in 1998 when it won the world cup at FIFA 98. The team doesn’t perform as good as it used to but that’s not the point. Even... 
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