Tag Archives: Australia sport

Olympic organisers accused of putting riders’ safety at risk in high winds

Winter Olympics organisers has now come under pressure after 30 mph crosswinds switched the womens slopestyle final into a lottery Winter Olympics 2018 Olympic organisers accused of putting riders’ safety at risk in high winds Slopestyle finalists enunciate conditions were’ dangerous’ and a’ lottery’ FIS holds weather was within borders to safely stage the incident … Read More

‘Nobody coerced you to go down’: FIS responds to riders’ concern over high winds

The International Ski Federation has rejected its deep concern of snowboarders who complained about treacherous conditions in the status of women slopestyle final Winter Olympics 2018 ‘Nobody thrust you to go down’: FIS responds to riders’ concern over high winds Gusty status blighted women’s slopestyle Several riders conveyed exasperation at decision to hold phenomenon Share … Read More

Precisely how hazardous are Winter Olympic sports?

Pyeongchang has evidenced its fair share of excites and sheds, but which events result in the most hurts? Dramatic accidents, dazzling spills and high-profile hurts- if something, a few weeks and a half of act in Pyeongchang has proved Winter Olympics happens carry with them a fairly high degree of risk. Australian snowboarder Jessica Rich … Read More

Imperfection and age pose menace to character at Australian Open trainwreck | Tim Lewis

Long list of absences including Serena Williams and Andy Murray means less-known expertise could wreak some undesirable astonishes in Melbourne Hard to believe, isn’t it, but we will soon celebrate the 16 th commemoration of a very strange tennis competitor. In late January 2002 the innocuous, double-fisted Swede Thomas Johansson took down the formidable albeit … Read More

The Joy of Six: players who have exceeded in more than one boast | Michael Butler and Ian McCourt

From a gun-slinging Jackie Stewart to Tadhg Kennellys exploits in Gaelic football and AFL, there are half-a-dozen jocks who have switched sports 1) Simen Agdestein For most people, football and chess has not been able to be more different. One is played in the silt and rainwater. The other does not even expects trainers. Football … Read More