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· August, 2006

Stories about Sport from August, 2006

Albania: Euro 2008

Our Man In Tirana writes about Albania's upcoming football battles.

Bangladesh: Cricket and South Asia

Cricket runs into stormy weather. Rezwan on when a Pakistani player is accused of ball-tampering, but there are others who claim that South Asian teams are treated differently.

Racism in Mexican Football

Viewers of this year's World Cup couldn't help but notice the all out anti-racism offensive pushed by FIFA. Given the humiliations long-endured by players of color throughout Europe, the extensive...

India, Sri Lanka: Cricket and Violence

Cricket 24×7 on South Africa's pull out of the tournament in Sri Lanka following a bomb blast in Colombo.

Guyana: “It was a dark and balmy night. . . “

Guyana-gyal keeps readers on the edge of their seats as she describes the commotion surrounding a recent incident involving Guyanese in the Caribbean.

Pana-Blogs Report

#1: Tatiana Salazar visits Chicá, Parque Nacional de Campana (ES): Chicá is close to the Parque Nacional de Campana, a national ecological reserve with excellent weather, great roads, and a...

Kazakhstan: Bowling

Andrey of neweurasia offers bowling as a summer sport (ru).

Iran: Football & Governance

Dr. Emad Afrough, deputy in Parliament says our country's governance is like our national football (soccer) team's management [Fa]. In both cases too many emotions are involved and rational criticism...

Bolivia: “Happy Birthday Bolivia!”

Jim Shultz notes the myriad ways in which Bolivia is celebrating its 181st year of independence. Miguel Buitrago has a thorough summary of stories on the inauguration of the 255...

Brunei: Wreck Dives in Brunei

The blogger at Brunei Resources introduces some ship wrecks popular with divers in Brunei.

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