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Auto racing

Auto racing is a sport involving racing cars. Auto racing began in France in 1895 and is now one of the worlds most popular spectator sports.

                                               

Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez

The Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez is a Mexican Formula One circuit near Mexico City. It was named after racing driver Ricardo Rodriguez. It was finished in 1962 and held its first Formula One race there in the same year, though it did not count fo ...

                                               

Azerbaijan Grand Prix

The Azerbaijan Grand Prix is a Formula One motor race that was held for the first time in 2017. It is held on the Baku City Circuit, a street circuit in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan.

                                               

Baie-Comeau Drakkar

The Baie-Comeau Drakkar are a Canadian ice hockey team. They began playing in 1997. The team currently plays in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. They play their home games in Baie-Comeau, Quebec at the Centre Henry-Leonard. The team started ...

                                               

Ball Arena

Ball Arena is a sports arena in Denver, Colorado. The arena opened on October 1, 1999, and is the current home to the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League, the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association and the Colorado Mam ...

                                               

Baltimore Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles are a Major League Baseball team from Baltimore, Maryland. They compete in the American Leagues AL East division. They began play in the early 1900s as the St. Louis Browns, a rival to the St. Louis Cardinals. They moved to ...

                                               

Bandy

Bandy is a sport like ice hockey but with a ball instead of a puck and on a larger field. It is played on ice. The rules are much like the rules for association football.

                                               

Bandy World Championship for men

The Bandy World Championship is a competition between bandy-playing nations. The tournament is administrated by the Federation of International Bandy. Bandy has been played since the 19th century, but the first world championship for men were onl ...

                                               

Barclays Center

Barclays Center is an indoor arena in Brooklyn, New York. It is about 5 miles east of downtown New York City. The arena is the home court for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association and the arena for the New York Islanders of the ...

                                               

Barnsley F.C.

Barnsley F.C. is an English football club who play in Barnsley, Yorkshire. The club was founded in 1887 and play its home games at a stadium called Oakwell.

                                               

Base on balls

A base on balls is given to a batter and against a pitcher in baseball statistics when a batter receives four pitches that the umpire calls balls. It is also known as a walk.

                                               

Baseball (ball)

A baseball is a ball used in the sport of the same name, baseball. It is between 9 inches and 9¼ inches in circumference. The ball weighs 8 ounces. Different size balls may be used in childrens leagues. The balls can be made in many different, bu ...

                                               

Baseball bat

A baseball bat is a smooth wooden or metal rod used in the game of baseball to hit the ball after the ball is thrown by the pitcher. It is not more than 2⅔ inches in diameter at the thickest part and not more than 42 inches in length. It usually ...

                                               

Baseball park

A baseball park, baseball stadium, or ball park / ballpark is a place where baseball is played. It refers to the field of play, seating areas and any other things added to it. The flexible rules about baseball fields aside from the rigid rules of ...

                                               

Basketball at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Basketball in the 1988 Summer Olympics took place at the Jamsil Gymnasium in Seoul, South Korea. The United States won the gold medal in the womens competition. This repeated their performance from the 1984 tournament. In the mens tournament, the ...

                                               

Batting (baseball)

In baseball, batting is the act of going against the other teams pitcher and trying to hit the baseball ball. A batter or hitter is the player who swings his bat to try to hit the ball. In Major League Baseball, pitchers usually do not bat unless ...

                                               

Batting average

In cricket, a batsmans average is the total number of runs he has scored divided by the number of times he has been got out. The statistic can be classified by the level of the cricket. Top batsmen will have separate averages for test cricket, fi ...

                                               

BB&T Center (Sunrise)

The BB&T Center is a sports arena in Sunrise, Florida. It opened on October 3, 1998. It is the current home to the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League. The arena was also known as the Broward County Civic Arena in 1998, the Nationa ...

                                               

Belgian First Division A

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Belmont Stakes

The Belmont Stakes is an American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse race held on the first or second Saturday in June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. Belmont Park is known as "The Championship Track" because nearly every major American champ ...

                                               

Benny the Bull

Benny the Bull, commonly known as Benny, is the mascot of the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. He has been the official mascot since 1969. Benny is one of the longest-tenured mascots in the NBA and in all of professional spor ...

                                               

Besiktas J.K.

Besiktas Jimnastik Kulubu is a Turkish football club from Istanbul. Besiktas JK was founded in 1903 by 26 young men in "Osman Pasa Konagi". It was the beginning of the 20th century and it was forbidden then to attend sports activities on a club b ...

                                               

Big Ten Conference

The Big Ten Conference is the United States oldest Division I college athletic conference. Most of its 14 member institutions are in the Midwestern United States.

                                               

Bill Blair (racing driver)

Bill Blair was an American stock car racing driver in the 1940s and the 1950s, and he was one of the pioneers of NASCAR.

                                               

The Boat Race

The Boat Race is a rowing race that happens every year in London. It is a race between the boat clubs of Cambridge University and Oxford University. The crews are made up of students. These two universities have a strong tradition in rowing and a ...

                                               

Bobsleigh

Bobsled or bobsleigh is a team sport played during the Winter Olympic Games. It is played by riding on iced tracks with a sled. Modern tracks are made of concrete, coated with ice. Artificial bobsleigh tracks are also available. International bob ...

                                               

Boca Juniors

Club Atletico Boca Juniors is professional football club in La Boca, a neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. They play their home games at La Bombonera. Boca Juniors and River Plate have an intense rivalry, and matches between them are someti ...

                                               

Bohemian F.C.

The club was founded in 1890. They were member of the Irish Football League from 1902 to 1911 and 1912 to 1920. During this time the greatest success was the Irish Cup in 1908 and were five times runner-up. It was a founding member of the League ...

                                               

Bolivia at the Olympics

Athletes from Bolivia have been in every Summer Olympic Games since 1964, except the boycotted 1980 Summer Olympics. The nation has also been in the Winter Olympic Games on several occasions since 1956, but not since 1992. As of 2011, no athlete ...

                                               

Boston Celtics

The Boston Celtics are a professional basketball team. They play their home games in the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. They are a part of the National Basketball Association and play in the Atlantic Division.

                                               

Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon is a famous marathon which is run every April in Boston, Massachusetts on Patriots Day. The distance of the race is 26.2 miles or 26 miles and 385 yards. To participate, runners need to qualify ahead of time by getting a certa ...

                                               

Brabham

Motor Racing Developments Ltd., commonly known as Brabham, was a British company that built racing cars. It also ran a racing team in Formula One. It was founded in 1960 by two Australians, driver Jack Brabham and designer Ron Tauranac. The team ...

                                               

Bradford (Park Avenue) A.F.C.

Football League Second Division/Championship Runners-up 1: 1913-14 Champions 1: 1927-28 Football League Third Division/League One Runners-up 2: 1922-23, 1925–26 Playoff Winner 1: 2012 Northern Premier League Premier Division Northern Premier Leag ...

                                               

Bramall Lane

Bramall Lane is a football stadium in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. It is the home of Sheffield United. As the largest stadium in Sheffield during the 19th century it hosted most of the citys most significant matches including the final of ...

                                               

Bridgestone Arena

The Bridgestone Arena is a sports arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The arena opened on December 18, 1996, and is the current home to the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League. The arena is formerly known as Nashville Arena, Gaylord Ente ...

                                               

Brighton & Hove Albion F.C.

Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. are an English football team based in the city of Brighton and Hove, East Sussex, England. They began playing in the Premier League in the 2017–18 season.

                                               

Brisbane Roar FC

Brisbane Roar F.C. is a professional soccer club from Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It competes in the A-League, under license from Football Federation Australia. Roar entered the competition as Queensland Roar FC. They won two league Premiers ...

                                               

Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets are a team in the National Basketball Association in the New York City community of Brooklyn. They play their home games in the, Barclays Center. The team was founded as the New Jersey Americans in 1967, and played in the Americ ...

                                               

Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills are a professional American football team in Buffalo, New York. They are members of the Eastern Division of the American Football Conference in the National Football League. The Bills started playing in 1960 as an original membe ...

                                               

Bulgaria mens national volleyball team

Bulgaria national volleyball team is the national volleyball team of Bulgaria. They have participated in the FIVB world league ever since 1994. Bulgaria played at the first world championship in 1949.

                                               

Burnley F.C.

Burnley F.C. are an English football club who play in Burnley, Lancashire. They were created in 1882 and play their home games at the Turf Moor stadium. Burnley have been Football League Champions twice, in the 1920–21 season and 1959–60 season.

                                               

Busby Babes

The Busby Babes was a nickname given to a group of association football players that played for Manchester United. The players with this nickname were recruited by Manchester Uniteds chief scout Joe Armstrong and assistant manager Jimmy Murphy, a ...

                                               

C.A. River Plate

Club Atletico River Plate, commonly known as River Plate, is an Argentine professional football club. They are based in Buenos Aires, and play their home games at Estadio Monumental. The name of the club is English for Rio de la Plata. They are t ...

                                               

C.A. San Lorenzo de Almagro

Club Atletico San Lorenzo de Almagro is a football club that plays in Argentina. The team plays in the Primera Division, the top division of the Argentine football league system. San Lorenzo is also considered one of the "big five" of Argentine f ...

                                               

C.S.D. Comunicaciones

Club Social y Deportivo Comunicaciones is a Guatemalan football club from Guatemala City. They are the second-most successful club in Guatemala, behind arch-rival Municipal.

                                               

C.S.D. Municipal

Club Social y Deportivo Municipal, also known as Municipal, is a Guatemalan football club based in Guatemala City. They compete in the Liga Nacional. Municipal are the most popular club in Guatemala. Their main rivals are Comunicaciones, who are ...

                                               

Cambodia at the Olympics

Cambodia at the Olympics is a history which includes 8 games in 8 countries and 40+ athletes. Since 1983, athletes of Cambodia have been part of the "Olympic Movement". The International Olympic Committees official abbreviation for Cambodia is CA ...

                                               

Cameroon national football team

Football at the African Games has been an under-23 tournament since 1991.

                                               

Canadian football

Canadian football is football generally played in Canada and follows much the same general rules as American Football. Compared to American football, the field is slightly longer and wider, 110 by 65 yards rather than 100 by 53 1/3 yards, and the ...

                                               

Cantilever

A Cantilever is a figure skating move. It is considered a field move because it is not a jump, a spin, or a spiral. A cantilever is performed by a skater traveling on a deep lean across the ice, either in a spread eagle or a Besti squat position. ...