The sponsor of the Washington Redskins found racism in the name of the club and asked to change it

One of the us postal companies that sponsors the national football League (NFL) club “Washington Redskins”, asked the club to change its name, as it, in its opinion, offends indigenous peoples. This is reported by CBN. “Redskins” in English means “Redskins”, and the emblem of the club is an image of an Indian. The Washington […]

Bronze medalist of Rio 2016 in women’s wrestling Fransson is disqualified for 4 years for doping

The world champion in wrestling from Sweden Jenny Fransson is disqualified for 4 years for violation of anti-doping rules. Fransson tested positive for the anabolic steroid methyltestosterone. The 32-year-old athlete has been suspended since January 28, 2020. Thus, she will be able to return to the sport after January 27, 2024. It is reported that […]

Freestyle wrestling

Unlike other martial arts, where the victory is awarded after a knockout, freestyle wrestling is a competition between two athletes conducting certain actions (grabs and throws, turns and tripping, sweeps and other technical techniques) with the sole purpose – to attach both the opponent’s shoulder blades to the carpet, thereby achieving victory. HistoryGreco-Roman wrestling is […]