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Sport in the Czech Republic

Sport is an important part of Czech culture. It is a strong source of patriotism. The two most popular sports in the Czech Republic are football and ice hockey. They both get the most attention from both the media and the public. The many other s ...

Czech Republic at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Czech Republic sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. People are competing two sports: para-alpine skiing and sledge hockey. There were 24 sportspeople, 16 support people and 4 administrators. First all ...

Czech Republic at the Olympics

The Czech Republic first took part in the Olympic Games as an independent country in 1994. It has competed in every Summer Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games since then. Before 1993, Czech athletes took part in the Olympics from 1920 to 1992 ...

Denmark at the 1972 Summer Paralympics

Athletes at the Paralympics in 1972 were all afflicted by spinal cord injuries and required the use of a wheelchair. This is different from later Paralympics that include events for participants that fit into any of five different disability cate ...

Denmark at the 2012 Summer Olympics

Denmark took part at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, United Kingdom, from 27 July to 12 August 2012. National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark sent the nations largest delegation to the Games, after the 1996 Summer Olympi ...

Denmark at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Denmark sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. There will be at least one person competing in para-snowboarding.

Denmark at the Olympics

Denmark at the Olympics is a history which includes 40 games in 22 countries and 1.800+ athletes. Since 1896, Denmark has contributed to the growth of the "Olympic Movement". The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for Denmark ...

Egyptian Premier League

The Egyptian Premier League is league competition of Egyptian football. It consists of eighteen teams. The teams compete in a home and away league system. The league is known as the Presentation Egyptian Premier League. The highest attendance in ...

El Salvador at the Olympics

El Salvador has been in nine Summer Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for El Salvador is ESA. In 1964, it was SAL for salvador ".

Estonia at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Estonia is planning to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. After not having gone to the Winter Paralympics since 2002, Estonia is sending a team of one person to South Korea. Kardo Ploomipuu is competing in para-No ...

Estonia at the Olympics

Estonia first competed in the Olympic Games at the 1920 Summer Olympics after becoming independence from Russia in 1918. The National Olympic Committee was created in 1923. They were a part of the first Winter Olympics in 1924. Estonian athletes ...

2018 UEFA Super Cup

The 2018 UEFA Super Cup will be the 43rd UEFA Super Cup final, an annual football match organised by UEFA and contested by the reigning champions of the two main European club competitions, the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League. Th ...

Finland at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Finland sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. They competed in para-alpine skiing, para-Nordic skiing, para-snowboarding and wheelchair curling.

Finland at the Olympics

Teams from Finland have been in every Summer Olympic Games and every Winter Olympic Games since then. Finland was also the host nation for the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki. Finnish athletes have won a total of 299 medals at the Summer Games, ...

France at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

France sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. There will be twelve people from France. Four people from France competed in para-snowboarding. Five people competed in para-alpine skiing. Six skiers and 2 ...

Francombat

Francombat is a French martial art similar to jiu-jitsu. It was created in the year 1988 by Alain Basset and Dominique Dumolin. Francombat is practiced especially in the south of France. There are schools of francombat in Paris, Bordeaux, Montpel ...

French Open

The French Open is one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments. It is played in Paris, France. The first competition was held in 1891. The French Open is known for being the only Grand Slam played on a clay court. On a clay court the ball bounc ...

France at the Olympics

France has taken part in every Olympic Games with the possible exception of the 1904 Games. In 1904, different sources list Albert Corey as taking place in the games for either the United States or France. The International Olympic Committees off ...

FC Dinamo Tbilisi

FC Dinamo Tbilisi is a football club from Tbilisi, Georgia. The club was one of the best in the Soviet Top League, but after the Soviet Union broke up, the club joined the newly created league, the Umaglesi Liga. The team won the UEFA Cup Winners ...

Georgia at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Georgia sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The team has two people who are competing in para-Nordic skiing. One is a man and one is a woman.

Germany at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Germany sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. There were 19 people from Germany competing in South Korea. 10 were women and 9 were men. They competed in para-alpine skiing, para-Nordic skiing and wheel ...

Germany at the Olympics

German athletes have been a part of most of the Olympic Games since the first modern Games in 1896. The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for Germany is GER.

Ghana Football Association

The Ghana Football Association was the governing body of association football in Ghana from 1957 to 2018, based in Kumasi. The association was dissolved with "immediate effect", according to Minister of Sport, Isaac Kwame Asiamah, on 7 June 2018, ...

Greece at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Greece sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. One person is representing Greece. It is snowboarder Konstantinos Petrakis. It is the first time a snowboarder has represented Greece at the Winter Paralymp ...

Greece at the Olympics

Greece at the Olympics is a history which began in ancient times. Greece was home of the Ancient Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for Greece is GRE.

Hungary at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Hungary sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The country is sending three people to the games: One blind skier and his guide in para-alpine skiing and one woman para-Nordic skiing. Hungary is returnin ...

Hungary at the Olympics

Hungary at the Olympics is ahistory which began at the first Olympic Games in 1896. The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for Hungary is HUN.

Fimleikafelag Hafnarfjardar

Fimleikafelag Hafnarfjardar is an Icelandic sports club from Hafnarfjordur. The club competes in football, handball, track and field, and fencing. The mens football team has been one of the most successful Icelandic teams since the early-2000s. T ...

Iceland at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Iceland sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Iceland sent one man to Pyeongchang. He competed in para-alpine skiing.

Iceland at the Olympics

Iceland at the Olympics is a history which began in 1912. The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for Iceland was ICE. It is now ISL.

Sports in India

Sports in India are a part of Indian culture. India has many traditional sports such as kabbadi, kho pehlwani, and gilli-danda. Also, there are sports which were imported from the West such as football, rugby union, cricket, golf, tennis, squash, ...

India at the Olympics

India at the Olympics is a history which includes 32 games in 19 countries and 800+ athletes. Since 1900, India has contributed to the growth of the "Olympic Movement". The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for India is IND.

Indonesia at the Olympics

Indonesia was first at the Olympic Games in 1952. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for 1964 and 1980. Indonesia has never been in the Winter Olympic Games. The National Olympic Committee for Indonesia was formed in ...

Iran at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Iran sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Iran had 2 people at the 2018 Winter Paralympics, 1 man and 1 woman who competed in para-alpine skiing. Elaheh Gholi Fallah was announced as the flag bearer.

Iran at the Olympics

Iran was first at the Olympic Games in 1948. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for 1980 and 1984. Iran has also been in some Winter Olympic Games since 1956. The National Olympic Committee for Iran is the National Ol ...

Iraq national under-23 football team

The Iraq national under-23 football team are a team who play association football for Iraq at the under-23 level. They play their matches in Iraq at various grounds. They were one of the first teams to qualify for the AFC U-22 Asian Cup during th ...

Israel at the Olympics

Israel has been at the Olympic Games as a nation since 1952. Its National Olympic Committee was formed in 1933 during the British Mandate of Palestine. As the team represented the Jewish community, it boycotted the 1936 Games in Germany in protes ...

Italian Grand Prix

The Italian Grand Prix is one of the longest running motor racing events. The first Italian Grand Prix motor racing championship was on September 4, 1921 at Brescia. Now the race is run at the Monza track instead. This track was built in 1922 and ...

Italy at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Italy sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. They are competing in para-alpine skiing, para-Nordic skiing, para-snowboarding and sledge hockey. Italy finished in the first four at the 2017 Sledge Hockey ...

Italy at the Olympics

Italy at the Olympics is a history which includes 50 games in 23 countries and 4.000+ athletes. Since 1896, Italy has contributed to the growth of the "Olympic Movement".

Lube Volleyball Club

Cucine Lube Civitanova is a professional volleyball team based in Civitanova Marche, Italy. Since 1995, the club has been playing in Serie A of Italian Volleyball League. Club won Italian Championship three times, Italian Cup four-times, Italian ...

Jamaica at the Olympics

Teams from Jamaica have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then. In 1960, Jamaican athletes competed as part of the West Indies Federation team. Jamaica has also been in the Winter Olympic Games since 1988. The Jamaica national bobsled team ...

Sport in Japan

Sports in Japan are a part of Japanese culture. Japan has many traditional sports such as sumo, judo, karate, and kendo. Also, there are sports which were imported from the West such as baseball, soccer, golf and skiing. Sports are popular with b ...

1940 Winter Olympics

The 1940 Winter Olympics, officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games, were not held. The games were planned to be in Sapporo, Japan, but the Japanese organisers withdrew in 1938 because of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The IOC decided to give ...

Japan at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Japan sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The group from Japan was going to compete in para-alpine skiing, para-Nordic skiing, para-snowboarding and sledge hockey.

Judo

Judo is a modern Japanese martial art and Olympic sport. It was developed in 1882 by Jigorō Kanō. Judo is very scientific in its training methods and fighting techniques.

New Japan Pro Wrestling

New Japan Pro Wrestling, also known as NJPW, is Japanese professional wrestling promotion. NJPW is the largest wrestling promoter in Japan. NJPW has working agreements with other promoters, including: World Wrestling Entertainment, World Champion ...

Jordan at the Olympics

Teams from Jordan have been in every Summer Olympic Games since. It has never been in the Winter Olympic Games. As of 2011, no Jordanian athlete has ever won an Olympic medal. In the 1988 Seoul Games, Samer Kamal and Ihsan Abu Sheikha won bronze ...

Kazakhstan at the 2018 Winter Paralympics

Kazakhstan sent people to compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Six people and one guide skier from Kazakhstan will be going to Pyeongchang, South Korea for the 2018 Winter Paralympics. All are competing in para-Nord ...

Latvia at the Olympics

Latvia was first at the Olympic Games in 1924. After the nation was occupied by the Soviet Union in 1940, Latvian athletes were part of Soviet Union at the Olympics between 1952 and 1988. After the dissolution of the Soviet Union and independence ...

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