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Armenian Olympic Games

Forty-eighth Armenian Olympic Games  began on Tuesday at a special ceremony attended by the Special Assistant to the President for Relatives at the Ararat Stadium. 800 athletes from the homeland, Armenia and Georgia will compete in nine disciplines. At the opening ceremony, Kiomars Hashemi, chairman of the National Olympic Committee was an attendee.  Despite today’s huge success, the organizers  went through ... Read More »

5 New Luxury Excursions in Iran

Submarine scooters One of the newest water dives is the submarine scooter. A diving scooter is a true submarine that looks like a submarine diving, but it also has differences. To ride a submarine scooter, which is in fact a moto-like device and an oxygen cylinder, it does not require swimmers or diving equipment. Read More »

Pictures of Maria Sharapova, the world’s most beautiful athlete

The most fashionable athlete in the world, according to a list published by Sports Illustrated Sports Magazine, Maria Sharapova Russian national team tennis player is known as one of the most fashionable athletes in the world. Read More »

The Biggest Celebrity at Sports

As much as you or I admit to loving our favorite teams, there are some celebrities out there who might just be even bigger fans than any of us. Being a celebrity definitely has its perks. Some celebs even develop friendships with the players on the court or field. Sylvester Stallone, Eddie Murphy and Steven Spielberg watching Boston Celtics play ... Read More »

Ataullah Bahmanesh passes away

Farewell to the reporter and commentator with a rich history of Iranian sports. Ataollah Behmanesh, after a month of hospitalization due to a stroke, eventually died at 22:30 and 30 minutes tonight (Sunday) at the intensive care unit at the National Bank of Tehran Hospital. Mr Behmanesh, who was 94 years old, was not in good health for years due ... Read More »

FIFA World Cup 365: Every champion since 1930-2000

1934: Italy 2 – Czechoslovakia 1 Italy (Raimundo Orsi 81, Angelo Schiavio 95) beat Czechoslovakia 2-1 (Antonin Puc 71) after extra time in the final at the Nazionale PNF in Rome, Italy. Read More »

Women’s arm wrestling championship

The image most often associated with “arm-wrestling” is pretty consistent: two hulking arms attached to burly men, locked in physical struggle.Seen in logos and promotional flyers around the world, it stands as a virtual unofficial logo for the sport.But not for long, if these women have anything to say about it. The image most often associated with “arm-wrestling” is pretty ... Read More »

Annual Women’s Dragon boat race competition

For those unfamiliar with the sport, dragon boating simply put, is a boat of 20 paddlers, a drummer and a steers person paddling to cross the finish faster than their competition. It’s a team sport in its purest form that encompasses the elements of power, speed, synchronization and endurance. Dragon boats are the basis of the team paddling sport of ... Read More »

Women Grappling Training

 Grappling refers to techniques, maneuvers, and counters applied to an opponent in order to gain a physical advantage in hand-to-hand combat, such as improving relative position, escaping, submitting, or injury to the opponent. Grappling is a general term that covers techniques used in many disciplines, styles and martial arts that are practiced both as combat sports and for self-defense. Grappling ... Read More »