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Top the best international sporting events you should know (Part 2)

In this article, we continue to refer top the best sporting events in the world which you should follow and enjoy. This is a great time to relax and discover new aspects about the world, the human through sports.

From the former article, we refer Olympic Games as if the biggest event for almost sports in the global scale and the UEFA Champions League as if the biggest football competition in club scale. Now, we share other sporting events as following.

3, Cricket World Cup

It is the most expected event for any fan of cricket.

The International cricket council is the highest governing association to organize it every four years. However, the women’s cricket tournament is held two years before the men’s cricket tournament, so on average two years, spectators can watch one season of ICC.

According to survey, ICC is one of the most prestigious events in sport. Whether you are a fan of cricket or not, you should watch it to discover special things about sports.

Therefore, ICC is considered it as the flagship event for all cricket competitions in the world.

The first season was organized in Jun 1975 at England. It received good feedbacks from experts and spectators. 

Nowadays, England, Australia and South Africa are maintaining top 3 best cricket teams in the ranking. 

4, Super Bowl

This is an annual football championship in the USA which is the good result of merger between NFL (National Football Conference) and AFL (American Football Conference) to create peaceful and developed football.

The fact, NFL and AFL took a long time for dispute, separate to meetings to go the agreement. So, the local in USA expect and love this event.

Instead of putting name by year, the Super Bowl is split by the Roman Number. The Super Bowl I was organized in 1967 and continued to maintain until now.

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Top the best international sporting events you should know (Part 1)

There are millions of sports officially held every year. And per competition has different meaning or purpose. However, they have the same goal to connect people from all over the world into one community.

If you are a fan of sport, you should follow our article to know the most famous sporting events globally. Now, we share top the best international sporting events for your reference, including all fields and all scales.

1, Olympic Games

The Olympic Games is on the top of list sporting events. This event attacks thousands of athletes as well spectators from around the world to participate in a wide range of fields like football, volleyball, swimming, running so on. Because it is organized with a large scale, it is considered as the sport festival for everyone.

Estimated that there are more than 200 countries to register the Olympic game. Depending strength and weakness, per nation has the right to participate sports they expect to reach the medal. 

For per athlete, reaching any medal in the Olympic Games always is the most important goal in his career to make frame during history.

The fact, this festival is a treat for all nations, athletes and fans of sports.

The Olympic Games is split into 2 seasons: Summer and Winter Olympics, per season is held every four years but they have a gap of two years each other.

2, The UEFA Champions League

This is the biggest football tournament in the Europe. It is also voted as one of the most prestigious competition in the world when it collects top-division clubs in other nations in Europe to compete in the UEFA and find the Champions for this continent.

This event was organized in the first time in 1955. The first rule required that only the champion club of per nation had the right to participate this event. Then, it was changed into the round-robin group stage from top-division of per nation. 

It becomes a symbol of football in the Europe.

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Top the greatest record in Summer Olympics all time

Here we continue to share top the records in all games of Summer Olympics. Through our ranking, you can imagine a part about history and development of Summer Olympics during seasons.

8, Mark Spitz

In the Summer Olympic in 1972 at Munich, Mark Spitz broke new series of records for swimming which made surprising and admiring for anyone.

During 8 days for competition, he could set total seven gold medals at other kind of types like the 100 meter freestyle, 200 meter freestyle, butterfly, 4×100 meter freestyle, 4×200 meter freestyle and 4×100 meter medley.

The fact, in the Summer Olympic in 1968 at Mexico, he was expected to capture 6 gold medals for the American team. But he made disappointed when only having two medals.

To response love and hope for fans, he broke a new record with 7 gold medals which noone has ever reached before.

9, Rulon Gardner

During history of wrestling in Summer Olympics, the Russian always was leader all the time with all gold models.

However, in the Oympics 2000 at Syndey, the American- Rulon Gardner could change history and remark new period for pro wrestling at the USA.

In ghe final match, his opponent was Karelin who was considered as the greatest wrestler in this decade. Karelin was the most potential player for winning as history of the last Oympics seasons.

However, Gardner took down Alexander wonderfully before surprise and interest of everyone. This victory was to prove that history could be changed when you tried to reach it. Although the American team had just got experience about wrestling since the last season while the Russian team always were champions, the American could change result sweetly.

As a consequence, Gardner made new legend for wrestling at the super heavyweight.

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Top the greatest record in Summer Olympics all time

Summer Olympics is one of the biggest sport events in the world, therefore any athlete wishes and expects one gold medal in their professional career.

The fact, we have ever watched many great achievements as well records from athletes joined in Summer Olympics. 

In this article, we continue to check list top the greatest records in this event. Following to discover more impressive events about sports.

6, Birgit Fischer

At the age of 18, Birgit Fischer made so surprising when she could reach one gold medal in the Olympics games. She became a symbol for any next generation of the Germany kayak team.

But she has not yet stopped at this achievement. She came back the Summer Olympics in 2004 at Sydney. She proved that she was a strong woman when she was at 42 years old, she could still lead a young team to join the finals for kayaking. She played an important role as a captain to push her team faster and faster. They were excellent to defeat the Hungarian kayak team in the finals to reach winning.

At the end of match, she was the only player to raise her oar with spectators for their victory without being tired or exhausted.

 7, Usain Bolt 

Usain Bolt was a talented runner when he could break the record himself in 2 seasons of Olympics.

In 2008, he joined Olympics game at Beijing, China. He was great to create new record at 19.30 for 200 meters. Finally, he got clocking in 9.69. he spent total 2 gold medals.

The fact, in this season, people cared about Michael Phelp more when he reached 8 gold medals.

However, Usain continued to break his records in the next Olympics 2012 at London. This made must-see event for any spectators.

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Top the greatest record in Summer Olympics all time

In this article, we continue to share top the greatest athletes with breaking their records during the Summer Olympics all the time.

The truth that these ranking is only a small part in series of good achievements of the Summer Olympics. However, we try to collect data to have the representatives for per sport as well impressive success they already do it.

Following our analysis to access to more information about sports.

4/ Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson represents for all women athletes in the world about her effort and try to reach target and record as her expectation as well other records of men athletes.

She was a professional runner in a track and fielder from the Netherlands. She joined the London games in 1948 with series of impressive achievements.

At this age, she was being 30 years old. However, she expressed strong power as well energy to join all matches excellently. In brief, she won gold for 3 levels: 100 to 200 meter prints, 80 meter prints and 4×100 meter. These special record of the women athletes about strong willingness to overcome all obstacle and limitation. She also was vote for the Woman of the century when she was age and still supported her national team to reach the maximum of target. This valuable prize was released and taken by the International Association of Athletics Federation.

5/ Greg Louganis

In the Moscow Games 1980, he was voted for the most favorite diver. However, it was not the greatest achievement.

He made impressive in the Los Angeles Game 1984, after 4 years later. By some records, he was the greatest diver all the time.

The fact, he was the only man diver to join both the springboard event and the platform event. His score in the springboard was 754.41 which was higher than the second position with 100 points. Finally, he got total 710.91 points to become the first diver to break record.

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Top the greatest record in Summer Olympics all time

The Summer Olympics is one of the biggest events about sports all over the world. This competition attracts almost good athletes at many fields such as swimming, running, volleyball, basketball so on. 

To win a gold medal at this event is not easy. It’s more difficult to break the record of former players. However, players always focus on record to determine target. 

Despite it, there are many players still to break the records in spectacular way being out of expectation.

In this article, we collect several good records in this event. Following it to see detail about top greatest records during the Summer Olympics history all time.

1/ Flo-Jo Floors Her Foes

She was a professional runner. Her strength was 200-meter favorite. She joined the Seoul games in 1988. Then she performed excellently as a talent. She won the title at 100-meter range.

Flo-Jo Floors her foes maintained her Summer Olympic record within 10.62 seconds in 100 time and 21.34 seconds in 200 time. Besides it, she also reached two titles at wider margins, including the gold medal for 4×100 and silver medal for 4×400. 

Her achievements were during Summer Olympic impressively.

2/ Inge de Bruijn

Inge de Bruijnk is a Netherland swimmer who breaking the record at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in 100-meter butterfly. This achievement was deeply impressive for other opponents.

In the past, she also already got good achievement when reaching the second at the Sydney games only after the first swimmer with pace by 0.3 seconds. At the Sydney games, she played 2 kinds: 50-meter and 100-meter freestyle. She already got total 2 gold medals.

3/ Kenenisa Bekele

Kenenisa Bekele was a Ethiopian runner. He played at the Beijing games 2008. 

He won two races, including 5,000 and 10,000 meter races. The best record was 12:57.82 time which was the greatest record in Summer Olympics.

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Man United pledged to refund the tickets to the fans

The Manchester United leadership confirmed that the team will pay the full ticket price to the fans in the event the Premier League is canceled or competes on an empty field.

According to the Daily Mail, Man United’s management will refund the tickets to the fans who bought tickets for the season, in case the Premier League is canceled or competes on the field without an audience.

The Manchester United homepage states: “The team fully supports the plan to complete tournaments such as the Premier League, FA Cup and European Cup. If matches cannot be played or played on the field. without an audience, the team pledged to refund money to the fans, or reduce the season ticket price for the 2020/21 football season. The refund will apply to both regular and VIP tickets.”

Not only confirming refunds for the fans, the Man United leadership also urged fans to voluntarily follow the instructions of the health authorities as well as the local government to join hands to combat the disease.

According to The Sun, Man United fans spend an average of £ 1.5 million per game to watch the home team play at Old Trafford. So, if the schedule remains 4 home matches without an audience, the Reds must pay a total of 6 million pounds.

The Premier League organizer says it will work with the British Government to decide the return date of the tournament as soon as possible. They claim the 2019/20 season will be completed. The tournament is expected to be postponed until April 30.

Due to the complicated developments of the Covid-19 epidemic in Europe, all teams suffered losses due to completely frozen football activities. Earlier, it was reported that the Premier League had signed an agreement to allow the broadcast of all matches with BT Sports and Sky Sports until July 31. If the season ends early because of the epidemic, each team attending the tournament must compensate TV royalties up to £ 37 million, for a total of £ 740 million.

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NBA was indefinitely postponed because of nCoV

Utah Jazz team leader Rudy Gobert positive nCoV on March 11, causing the American professional basketball tournament to be postponed indefinitely.

The decision was made by the NBA organizers, one hour after the first case of nCoV at the tournament.

Rudy Gobert and his teammate Emmanuel Mudiay had to get tested right before the match against Oklahoma City Thunder. According to The Athletic, Gobert although still positive for nCoV still requires competition, due to feeling himself fit enough to enter the field.

Rudy Gobert, 2m15 tall, is the pillar of Utah Jazz as well as the French basketball team. The 27-year-old center-forward is the NBA’s best defensive player in the last two seasons. This season, Gobert made his first All-Star squad appearance.

The match between Thunder and Jazz is scheduled to take place at 8am this morning 12/3, Hanoi time. Right at the time of play, the organizers suddenly announced the postponement of the match with the reason “unpredictable”. Players of the starting teams must leave the field and withdraw to the changing room. 30 minutes later, the match was canceled when the test results of Gobert were made public. The players from both teams were kept at Chesapeake – Thunder’s home ground – to isolate.

Gobert was positive for Covid-19

Gobert rubbed his hands into the mic in the press conference room on 11/3.

While members of Jazz and Thunder were quarantined at the Chesapeake Arena, five other teams were asked by the organizers to quarantine their residence, including the Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors. These are the teams that have been playing against Jazz for the past 10 days.

The incident came just a day after the NBA organizers announced that the next home games for the Golden State Warriors in San Francisco would be unpopular, fearing Covid-19’s influence.

In the NBA main season, each team plays 82 games. The best eight teams from each region qualify for the playoffs. As of today 12/3, the team with the most matches is the Atlanta Hawks (67 matches) and the team with the least match is the LA Lakers (63 matches).

There were still many games to play for the current season before it was cancelled and 4 major players that should have defined the NBA season but will have to wait and see what will happen next and when will the league continue

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The NBA All-Star 2020 series will kick off tomorrow

The All-Star series of the US professional basketball tournament will take place in three days, from February 15-17 in Chicago.

As every year, NBA All-Star consists of three main events. Opening the three-day All-Star series is the NBA Rising Stars match between young talents taking place on February 15. Next is the skills competition, three-point throwing and basketball taking place at 8am on 16/2. The most interesting event, the 69th NBA All-Star match took place at 8pm on February 17.

This year’s NBA All-Star game will be changing the format of the game, in memory of Kobe Bryant – the legend died with his daughter Gianna due to a plane crash last month.

In the first three rounds, the two teams will compete and calculate the result in each round, each round of the score will return to 0. The winner of each round will receive $ 100,000 in charitable money, the team that wins the whole match will add 200,000 USD. In the fourth round, the results of the previous three rounds will be combined.

Instead of playing the last 12 minutes of the regular match, the team that reaches the target score first wins. The target score is the total score of the team with the higher score in the first three innings, plus 24 points. 24 is the number of shirts Bryant wore in the second half of his NBA career.

After the selections of captain LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo, members of the two All-Star teams were identified. The LeBron team includes Luka Doncic, Kawhi Leonard, James Harden, Anthony Davis and LeBron in the starting lineup.

The bench includes Chris Paul, Damian Lillard, Ben Simmons, Nikola Jokic, Jayson Tatum, Russell Westbrook and Domantas Sabonis. Lillard suffered a groin injury at the last minute and should be replaced by Devin Booker.

The Giannis team includes Joel Embiid, Trae Young, Kemba Walker, Pascal Siakam and Giannis Antetokounmpo in the main lineup. The reserves include Khris Middleton, Kyle Lowry, Rudy Gobert, Brandon Ingram, Jimmy Butler, Donovan Mitchell and Bam Adebayo.

All LeBron players will wear the number 2 to commemorate Gianna Bryant, while the Giannis will wear shirt number 24 to commemorate Kobe. The right side of the chest of the two teams will have a black circle with nine white stars. The symbol is dedicated to the nine people who died in a helicopter crash on January 26, including Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant.

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Brendon Todd won the Mayakoba Golf Classic

Final score of -20 after Mayakoba Golf Classic round helps 34-year-old American golfer Brendon Todd win the second PGA Tour title in just two weeks

Mayakoba Golf Classic is one day behind schedule because of bad weather. Therefore, with the goal of ending the tournament at the beginning of the week set by the organizers, the golfers who finish the third round must complete as many rounds as possible. On November 18, most of them solved the final 18 holes, except for the champions, including Brendon Todd.

In the same group, Todd, Vaughn Taylor and Harris English went through 32 holes. Todd and Taylor share the lead at -20 while English follows behind at a distance less than a stroke. On the 33rd green of the day, equal to the 15th hole of the final round, all three mark the ball position because of the darkness.

Deciding to stop right on the tee area at hole 18, indigenous golfer Carlos Ortiz is also likely to compete at -19. Adam Long is also a formidable opponent with a score of -18 and still has three holes in the scoreboard.

The next morning, Ortiz scored par and finished the goal with the point in the evening before. Despite trying to pursue, Long only accumulated one more stick in all three remaining holes and reached a final

Taylor’s ball lurched forward, came close to the crater and stopped, causing the golfer to end at -19. If it falls into the hole, Mayakoba Golf Classic will not see Todd crowned at -20 after 72 standard matches and receive a prize of nearly $ 1.3 million.

This is Todd’s second consecutive title at the PGA Tour 2019-2020, two weeks ago from the Bermuda Championship, and the third PGA Tour title in his career. Victory in Mexico will bring him a ticket to major The Masters and PGA Championship next year, while helping the American golfer jump 101 steps, ranked 83 on the world rankings.

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