Basketball is the sport that everybody loves. No doubt, today basketball is one of the world’s most popular and widely viewed sport games.
So, let’s start to plan the sporting year to major basketball events coming in 2015. First of all it is FIBA U19 World Championship that will take place in Greece (GRE) on 27 Jun. 2015 – 05 July and FIBA U19 Women’s World Championship in Russia (RUS) on 18 Jul. 2015 – 26 Jul. 2015. No doubt basketball fans in Canada are expecting big things from 2015 Canada Basketball National Championships and Basketball Alberta is proud to host the 2015 Canada Basketball U15 and U17 Women’s. These splitting events will take place in Edmonton, AB during July 23rd-30th.
If you still think that the most popular sport in Canada is hockey you’re completely wrong. Now basketball overtook hockey and soccer and became the most popular sport in Canada. And that is because Canada’s recent Canadian national basketball team success and its great payers such as Steve Nash, Samuel Dalembert, Todd MacCulloch, Rick Fox, Bill Wennington, Leo Rautins, Bob Houbregs.
Sport statistics shows that today the rate of basketball participation among youth between the ages of 12 and 17 have exceeded 16 percent since 2010. A 2010 study found that basketball is the most popular team participation sport in Canada among youth between the ages of 12 and 17. Basketball has become a game where most people in the world take a palpitating interest and is clearly the most popular sport in terms of fans.
“People ask me if I could fly, I said, “yeah…. for a little while.” said Michael Jordan, the best basketball player of all time.
Russian tenisist Maria Sharapova beats Simona Halep to win French Open. The No. 7 seed from Russia held off No. 4 Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5-7), 6-4 on Saturday for her second Roland Garros title in three years and her fifth Grand Slam championship overall. “This is the toughest Grand Slam final I’ve ever played,” Sharapova said on court after the win. “All respect to Simona. I thought she played an unbelievable match today.”
1: Rugby League: Four Nations, New Zealand v Samoa
2: F1: US Grand Prix, Austin.
Rugby League: Four Nations, Australia v England
4: Racing: Melbourne Cup
4-6: Football: Champions League and Europa League group stage matches
8: Rugby Union: England v New Zealand, Ireland v South Africa, Scotland v Argentina, Wales v Australia
Rugby League: Four Nations, New Zealand v England
9: F1: Brazilian Grand Prix, Sao Paolo
Rugby League: Four Nations, Australia v Samoa
9: MotoGP: Valencia
10-17: Tennis: ATP World Finals, London
13-16: Rallying: Wales Rally GB
14: Football: Euro 2016 qualifiers: Romania v Northern Ireland, Scotland v Republic of Ireland
15: Rugby Union: England v South Africa, Scotland v New Zealand, Wales v Fiji
15: Football: Euro 2016 qualifier: England v Slovenia
18: Football: friendly international: Scotland v England
26: Tennis: Davis Cup Final: France v Switzerland
22: Rugby Union: England v Samoa, Ireland v Australia, Scotland v Tonga, Wales v New Zealand
23: F1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina
25-27: Football: Champions League and Europa League group stage matches
26: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (1)
29: Rugby Union: England v Australia, Wales v South Africa
25- 7 Nov: Snooker: UK Championship
26: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (2)
26: Boxing: Tyson Fury v Dereck Chisora
3: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (3)
3-7: Swimming: World Short Course Championships, Doha
6: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (4)
9-11: Football: Champions League and Europa League group stage matches
10: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (5)
13: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (6)
16: Cricket: Sri Lanka v England ODI (7)
26: Racing: King George VI Chase, Kempton Park.
World Cup 2014 started yesterday by game between Brazil and Croatia.
Brazil win with 3-0 score.
Goals of Brazil – Neymar (20 min and 79 min), Oscar (91 min)
1 goal for Croatia kicked Brazilian player Marcelo (11 min)
13 June 2014 games
Group A: Mexico – Cameroon 1- 0
Group B: Spain – Netherlands 1 – 5, Chile – Australia 3-1
Most big surprise was Spain – Netherlands game.
Spain is the last champion of Mondial 2010 and beats Netherlands in final game with 1-0 score.
Sure, everyone can watches matches of World Cup 2014 with free streaming online HD TV. Just find the stream in your country and enjoy!
For instance Championship stream in Israel can be watched here.
Also you can download apps to your mobile, iPad.
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Brazil expect all football’s lovers from all around the world to celebrate 20th FIFA World Cup final tournament with 32 nations competing including 13 from Europe that will take place in this wonderful country in the summer of 2014.
Twelve Brazilian cities are ready already to become a great host of matches: Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Porto Alegre, Cuiaba, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Manuas, Natal, Recife, Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Salvador. The where match will be played at the rebuilt Maracanã.
Maracanã, officially called Estádio Mário Filho, fnd there it was built to serve as the flagship venue for the 1950 World Cup. It was built as the biggest football stadium in the world. Today the renovated Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro is one of the most iconic soccer temples in the world and may hold around 103,000 spectators.
This stadium has a long glorious history. It remembers many unforgettable events. This is a place where genius Pele scored his 1,000th goal and later played his final game. Record numbers include a $35 million prize to the winning team’s federation, $4 billion commercial revenue for FIFA and a $14 billion bill for Brazil.