See Rihanna’s Emotional Reunion With Her School Teacher at a Cricket Match | Billboard News

See Rihanna’s Emotional Reunion With Her School Teacher at a Cricket Match | Billboard News

While attending the Cricket World Cup, Rihanna reminded us just how impactful teachers can be on their students. On Monday night, Rih bumped into Roddy Estwick, assistant coach of the West Indies squad, and one of her favorite childhood school teachers… and thankfully the ‘Jamaica Observer’ caught their emotional reunion on camera and posted the video on their Instagram. Rih […]

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Paralympic Sports A-Z: Powerlifting

After its debut as weightlifting in the Tokyo 1964 Paralympic Games, the sport – now known as powerlifting – expanded from just male lifters with a spinal cord injury, to include athletes with physical impairments that affect their lower limbs or hips, or athletes with short stature. Female powerlifters made their Paralympic debut in 2000. Powerlifting is the ultimate test […]

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Korea win AVC Cup 한국 AVC컵 배구 첫 우승

Korea win AVC Cup   한국 AVC컵 배구 첫 우승

And shifting gears to volleyball,… where the South Korean men′s national volleyball team faced against India during the AVC Cup finals,… and won their very first title. With the biennial tournament taking place at Almaty, Kazahkstan,… the South Korean men′s team goes undefeated,… winning all 6 of their matches,… including the final against India. Now facing off against India for […]

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Paralympic Sports A-Z: Judo

Paralympic Sports A-Z: Judo

Judo is derived from JuJutsu, the ancient hand-to-hand combat of samurai warriors. Men’s Paralympic Judo first appeared at the Seoul Games in 1988 with women’s events introduced in 2004 in Athens. Matches are fought on a ten by ten mat known as the “tatami”. Practitioners are called Judoka – their ultimate aim is to achieve Ippon, which gains the maximum […]

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