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· May, 2009

Stories about Sport from May, 2009

Japan: Shunsuke Nakamura to rejoin Yokohama Marinos?

Ryota welcomes the news that soccer star Shunsuke Nakamura might be coming home from Celtic to his old stomping grounds of Yokohama F. Marinos, calling him “a treasure of Japan“....

Kazakhstan: Astana Cycling Team Is in Trouble

KZBLog reports that the cycling Team Astana, funded primarily by the Kazakhstan's state-owned companies, has financial problems, and it may be suspended if it fails to meet financial obligations.

Paraguay: Skateboarding Day in Asunción

Guri is looking forward to the activities of Skateboarding Day in Asunción, Paraguay [es] on June 21.

Jamaica: Bolt Takes to the Street

Girl With a Purpose congratulates Jamaica's Usain Bolt on his impressive win at the 150 meter Manchester Street Race.

Singapore: Youth Olympic Games

Singapore will be hosting the first Youth Olympic Games from 14 to 26 August 2010. Check out the official blog of the major sporting event.

Bloggers raise funds for Brunei Special Olympics Team

In providing support to the Brunei Special Olympics team, local bloggers are creating awareness on the team’s forthcoming participation in the World Special Olympics in Athens in 2011. Major fundraising...

Guyana, Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago: Gayle Reactions

Reactions to controversial comments made about Test Cricket by West Indies captain Chris Gayle, from Guyanese blogger Imran Khan and Barbados-based Trinidadian B.C. Pires.

Brazil: Remembering Ayrton Senna, the unbeatable F1 champion

The country pays tribute to the three-time Formula One world champion whose tragic death, aged just 34-years-old at the beginning of a successful career, shocked the world on May 1st...

Qatar: Royal spending $10m a year on a drag racing team

At Qatar Living, OfMyHeartShape links to an article which says that 22-year-old Qatari Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Thani will be spending $10 million a year on a drag racing...

Morocco: Exercise Blues

American Liz, who lives in Morocco, writes about the difficulties of exercising there.

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