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The basketball ball of pioneers

The eight-panel design of the basketball that has been in common use for more than a century is almost born of the creation of basketball....
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The year Georges Carpentier conquered America

On July 2, 1921, the idol of early twentieth-century French boxing Georges Carpentier confronted Jersey City Jack Dempsey in a match dubbed...
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The baseball glove history

The first use of a glove in a baseball match is dated from the end of 1800 years, when Charles Waitt protected his hands with thin leather...
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Gleason's Gym, champions factory from Bronx to Brooklyn

Popularized by Hollywood and advertising, Gleason's Gym is one of the most famous boxing clubs in New York, which has seen on his floor in the...
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Cambridge and Oxford at the roots of Le Havre Athletic Club

Founded in 1872, Le Havre Athletic Club is the oldest of the French sports clubs that gave birth to the first football and rugby clubs in the...
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