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· October, 2008

Stories about Sport from October, 2008

India: World Champion in Chess

Bermuda: National Pride

Argentina: Diego Maradona Named New Coach of National Team

Diego Maradona must be the most famous Argentine in the world, and anything that he does usually becomes news. It is even more newsworthy, when he is named the next...

Slovakia: The Most Famous Slovaks

Palestinian Football History

Palestinians made their own football history, being the only team - in the words of one blogger - with a stadium but no country. It was a day of national...

Morocco: Barça Fan Jailed for Superlative Statement

Many bloggers were shocked last week to learn that a young Moroccan man had been sentenced to 18 months imprisonment for what seemed like such a minor "crime." The young...

Kuwait Suspended from FIFA

Bermuda: Local Sport

Ukraine: Politics, Economic, Sports

Dominican Republic: Winter Baseball Season Has Arrived

Africa: 2008 African Junior Chess Championship

Iran: Amazing Futsal team

Trinidad & Tobago: Warriors Win

Jamaica: Senseless Killings

Bosnia & Herzegovina: National Football Team

Ukraine, Nigeria: Klitschko vs Peter

Jamaica: Olympians Call for End to Violence

Trinidad & Tobago: Cricket & Culture

Morocco: Fez to Host Ronaldinho and Zidane

Jamaica: Raising the Bar

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