Le John Woodbridge Post

From Antiquity to Hooverball, the origins of medicine ball

Probably invented in ancient Greece and Rome, the medicine ball was later updated by physician Joseph Thompson Boone who created the...
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When basketball arrives in Europe with the Sammies in 1917

1917. When the US Army arrives in France following the United States' commitment in the First World War, American soldiers bring with them a...
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1930 World Cup : one final, two balls

The final of the 1930 World Cup was played with two balls by decision of Belgian referee John Langenus, that of Argentine in the first half...
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Alcides Ghiggia, le joueur qui a fait taire le Maracanã

Futur attaquant vedette de l'AS Roma dans les années 1950, l'Uruguayen Alcides Ghiggia est le buteur décisif de la Coupe du monde 1950. Celui...
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