Violence in sports
Violence in sports refers to physical acts committed in contact sports such as American football, ice hockey, rugby football, lacrosse, soccer, boxing, mixed martial arts, wrestling, and water polo be...
Violence in sports - Wikipedia
Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
Turkish Wheelchair Basketball Fans Brawl At German Game With Knives And Bats
A brawl at a wheelchair basketball match in Germany between rival Turkish supporters leaves seven fans needing treatment in hospital.
Jury reaches sentencing decision in Boston Marathon bomber case, Death Penalty
Tsarnaev was previously convicted of killing three people and injuring 264 others with homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon in 2013.
Boston Bombing Trial: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Guilty on All Counts; Faces Death
The jury in the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has reached a verdict. The trial began March 4 and included weeks of graphic testimony that dragged the city through painful ...
Blood sports
Hare coursing sadly remains a legal blood sport in Ireland. Hares are netted from the wild and forced to run for their lives in front of muzzled greyhounds. ...
Gladiator
it's a real size coliseum recreation with more than 6000seats for a show about roman antic games it's incredible lions horses cars races and gladiators fight...
Fighting in ice hockey
Fighting in ice hockey is an established tradition of the sport in North America, with a long history involving many levels of amateur and professional play and including some notable individual fight...
Fighting in ice hockey - Wikipedia
Eye-gouging (rugby union)
Eye-gouging is a serious offence in rugby union where a player uses hands or fingers to inflict pain in an opponent's eyes. The game's laws refer to it as "contact with eyes or the eye area of an oppo...
Eye-gouging (rugby union) - Wikipedia
Blood sports
Bloodsport or blood sport is a category of sports or entertainment that causes bloodshed. It is defined by Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary as "a sport or contest (as hunting or cockfighting) ...
Blood sports - Wikipedia
Munich massacre
The Munich massacre was an attack during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany, on eleven Israeli Olympic team members, who were taken hostage and eventually killed, along with a German pol...
Munich massacre - Wikipedia
Sports riots
Sports riots are riots that occur during or after sporting events. Most riots are known to occur after the event is done, but some have been during the game (see football hooliganism).
The followi...
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Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
Ángel Matos
Ángel Valodia Matos Fuentes (born December 24, 1976 in Holguín) is a former Cuban taekwondo athlete. He received a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, and added another at the 2007 Pan A...
Mark Slavin
Mark Slavin (January 31, 1954 – September 6, 1972) was an Israeli Olympic Greco-Roman wrestler and victim of the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics. He was the youngest of the victims ...
Metta World Peace
Metta World Peace (born Ronald William Artest, Jr. on November 13, 1979) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Pallacanestro Cantù of the Italian League. He was known a...
Metta World Peace - Wikipedia
99 call
In rugby union, the "99" call was a policy of simultaneous retaliation by the Lions during their 1974 tour to South Africa. The tour was marred by on-pitch violence, which the match officials did litt...
New Orleans Saints bounty scandal
The New Orleans Saints bounty scandal, widely dubbed "Bountygate", was an incident in which members of the New Orleans Saints franchise of the NFL were accused of paying out bonuses, or "bounties", fo...
New Orleans Saints bounty scandal - Wikipedia
Yossef Romano
Yossef Romano (also known as Joseph Romano or Yossi Romano) (Hebrew: יוסף רומנו‎; April 15, 1940 – September 5, 1972) was a Libyan-born Israeli weightlifter with the Israeli team that went...