Mercedes-Benz confirms Michael Schumacher to retain ambassadorship as the athlete is continuing his recovery program from a skiing accident last December. Recent speculations circulated that the racer's condition might push the German car manufacturer to reconsider its relationship with the Formula 1 legend.
However, Mercedes-Benz reportedly said that it will retain its commitment of sponsorship with Schumacher, despite him being unable to communicate effectively.
As remembered, Benz appointed the celebrated driver to the role April last year, right after his Grand Prix campaign. more >>
Incredible video showing extreme sports videographer Devin Graham as he visits Panama City, Panama, to film these group of people as they zip line. These adrenaline filled people jump off a building and ride the world's largest urban zip line. Plunging down at high speeds and stretching more than 2,000 feet it only takes about seven seconds to finish the ride.
About half way down, these daredevils release themselves from the zip line and parachute. After watching this, your adrenaline will be pumping!more >>
Indiana Pacers small forward Paul George was playing for Team USA when he suffered a terrible leg injury during USA's scrimmage match Friday. The accident occurred during the fourth quarter when George attempted to block a shot and landed against the backboard stanchion.
Immediately George was taken to the hospital and is undergoing surgery. Team USA's Coach Mike Krzyzewski called the game afterwards out of respect for George's parents, who were present in the arena when the accident happened.
The Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight on Nov. 22 this year is finalized. The world's one and only eight-division title holder, who will turn 36 in December, is set to face 30-year old Chris Algieri in China.
In an interview with Newsday.com, Algeiri, despite having less ring experience compared to Pacquiao, is confident that he will triumph over the Filipino boxing champ.
He says in this match with Pacquiao, he will bring in a new style that Pacquiao has not been faced with before inside the ring over the previous five to eight years. While Pacquaio fought with different opponents, the fighting styles these opponents used are not that much distinct from each other, Algeiri claims. more >>
Cheerleaders from a Texas high school have appealed a decision that declared moot a lawsuit they filed to have the right to use banners with Bible verses during public school sporting events.
A petition was filed Wednesday before the Texas Supreme Court on behalf of cheerleaders from Kountze High School and their families.
The appeal was filed by the Plano, Texas-based Liberty Institute and other attorneys regarding the recent Ninth Court of Appeals panel's decision. more >>
Real Madrid, the Champions League winners, confirmed a secured deal to sign Levante's Keylor Navas for this summer, the club's official Twitter account says.
"The player will be presented on Tuesday, August 5, at 1pm [local time] in the Bernabeu's royal box, after undergoing the relevant medical examinations. Subsequently Navas will tread the turf of the Bernabéu for the first time," a further statement from the club's website read.
The La Liga's Player of the Month (2014) awardee was one of the stars of the recent World Cup in Brazil to display an impressive athletic performance that have helped Costa Rica advanced for the quarter-finals of the tournament. Since his debut in 2008, Navas has played more than 60 times for his former team and represented the country at two CONCACAF Gold Cups. more >>