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Wrestling: Touching retirement speech of Edge

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West Ham striker Cole gets charged by FA for “immigration” tweet

Twitter seems to be a new and spread hobby in the circle of high profile sportspeople. But it causes more and more problems. The latest case of  West Ham striker Carlton Cole, who has been charged with improper conduct by … Continue reading

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Wales assistant boss Verheijen and his eruption on Twitter

Wales assistant boss Raymond Verheijen called journalists „incompetent amateurs“ in a tweet, because they reported of Gareth Bale’s injury in the build-up to Wales’ 2-0 defeat by England on Sunday, 27th April. In fact, there was no injury. Furthermore – … Continue reading

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Rethinking sport culture and its taboos

The current case of the English cricket player Steven Davies, who announced his homosexuality, raises diverse questions about how far our sport culture and tolerance is developed. Not that he would be the first sport personality, who announces, that he … Continue reading

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