Volleyball

Photo: Seattle 1970 Volleyball = a game for two teams, usually of six players, in which a large ball is hit by hand over a high net, the aim being to score points by making the ball reach the ground on the opponent’s side of the court Planeta.com

Australian Baseball League

Photo The Australian Baseball League (ABL) is a professional baseball league in Australia. The league is governed by the Australian Baseball Federation (ABF). Season: November–February Official spin: “A landmark partnership between Baseball Australia, Major League Baseball, and the Australian Sports Commission, the ABL serves to elevate baseball’s profile on the Australian sports landscape as well …

Boxing

Boxing = the sport or practice of fighting with the fists, especially with padded gloves in a roped square ring according to prescribed rules Recommended ListeningThe Exercise Room: Boxing workout – The art of boxing: easy to learn, hard to master BingoCounter Punching – Unanimous WikipediaUppercut Planeta.com

Naming Wrongs

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Naming Wrongs = Corporate stadium names Kudos to Uni-Watch for its push back against the corporate renaming of stadiums and arenas. Embedded Tweets Elsewhere on the Webuni-watch.com/naming-wrongsnaming-wrongs-2-0 Planeta.com

Sports in Latin America

Photo: Chapultepec Park Whether it is a national title or a neighborhood pick-up game of soccer, sports (deportes) are obsessively popular forms of entertainment and the front door to cities, countries, and cultures. Travelers who want to gain a better understanding of local culture owe it to themselves to check out the venues that go …

The Las Vegas Sportsline

Logo For those keen on sports, sports betting, and/or Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Sportsline is a cross-genre recommended listen. The Monday-Friday hour-long show is local, commercial radio at its finest. Commercials and sponsored bits lead to cool tips for locals and visitors. Paused in March 2020. A Las Vegas sports betting radio show established …

Wimbleton

Photo Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is regarded by many as the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, since 1877 and is played on outdoor grass courts. Key Links wimbledon.com Radio Wikipedia The Championships, Wimbledon All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club …