FC Barcelona has launched a crypto-token in partnership with blockchain firm Chiliz. Called Barça Fan Tokens ($BAR), they will offer fans enhanced engagement with the main team and with the club as a whole. Essentially, it is a way for casual supporters to become ‘Superfans’, if you will.
The Mumbai Division Football League is the city’s premier organization when it comes to the beautiful game. From organizing the official leagues – ranging from the third division to the elite – to being in charge of certain one-off tournaments, football in the city comes under the aegis of the MDFA.
Quarantine and Social Isolation would have been much easier to deal with if we had access to our favourite sports. It would’ve given us something to look forward to on the weekends and maintained some semblance of normality in a world which had suddenly changed
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Here’s a look into the brief history of the oldest tennis tournament in the world, Wimbledon.
“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?”
This makes me think of the question – If a forward heads the ball into the goal and there is no one in the stadium to clap, did he really score?
Ok, cheer, not clap. That’s a bit of a sensitive topic currently. But, the point remains. Can there be sports without spectators?
“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,” so intoned Shakespeare, all those decades ago.
But the founders of Nike may disagree.
Athletic Assistive Technology has advanced by leaps and bounds in the last two decades. This, of course, has been a boon for players with disabilities. However, it has also led to questions about whether the tech is augmenting people to such an extent that they are gaining an added advantage over those who aren’t using it (Yes, it sounds like something out of a sci-fi book or movie, but as Mark Twain once remarked, Reality is far stranger than fiction).