More: sports

First Qatar, Now Saudi Arabia: Time for Activists to Rethink

The realisation that Saudi Arabia is not Qatar may seem obvious, but it has significant meaning for the lessons rights activists and others draw...

From Ping-Pong to Ice Hockey: Where Have All the Media Gone

The U.S. National Hockey League (NHL) is on its 2023-2024 regular season. Lasting throughout to April 18, 2024, it features all 32 league teams battling...

Football, Regionalism, and Its Influence in Multiple Dimensions in Latin America

Football, a sport that is also an important element of life in Latin America. Being the most popular sport, a lot of other elements...

Putin grants Russian citizenship to US boxer Kevin Johnson

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree granting citizenship to a number of prominent foreigners. Renowned US boxer Kevin Johnson, who moved to...

A casualty of war

Israeli footballer Sagiv Yehezkel was deported from Turkey this week after being detained by police and fired by Super Lig club Antalyaspor for expressing...

Russia Targets Global Outreach by Embracing Cultural Ties and Multipolar Initiatives

Geopolitics is seemingly influencing Russia's approach to many issues ranging from its own approach in politics, its own economic design and cultural attitudes. But...

Illegal betting is the number one factor fuelling corruption in sports

The global problem of illegal sports betting, the fraudulent manipulation of competitions, and the involvement of organized crime in the sporting world has been...

The politics of Saudi and Iranian sports

Saudi and Iranian sports have politics written into their DNA. Little more than a decade ago, Saudi Arabia fielded three expatriate Saudi women athletes at...

Gulf sports diplomacy could enter choppy waters

Storm clouds may be gathering, potentially casting a shadow over Saudi Arabia's shock-and-awe sports buying spree and complicating the geopolitical and geoeconomic sports strategies...

Spain’s La Liga challenges Gulf states’ business model

Saudi Arabia’s stunning sports acquisition blitz, alongside Qatari and Emirati European club purchases, may reshape the beautiful game, just not in ways Crown Prince...

Latest

China’s Emerging role in Global Security

Chinese President, has launched a Global Security Initiative, which...

The national conservatism is spreading

In the 1980s Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher built...

Gaza: Israeli advance on Rafah would have ‘dire humanitarian consequences’

An extension of Israel’s military operation in Rafah, where...

UN committed to help Somalia deliver ‘for its people’

Somalia remains resilient and strongly committed to state-building but...

Subscribe

spot_imgspot_img