Step aside Olympians – the new sporting pursuit of choice may soon be professional gaming.
The World Cup is the most-watched sporting event on Earth, and this year's Brazuca soccer ball is a marvel of engineering.
After controversy over the unstable soccer ball used in the last World Cup, players should find this year's version a breeze. New research suggests that the Adidas Brazuca has a stable flight path.
While many people don't consider basketball a contact sport, 2.5 million student basketball players were treated for injuries between 2005 and 2001.
Peeing in the pool not only has an ick factor, but also produces a surprising health hazard when it combines with pool chemicals, a new study says.
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