Football body, FIFA has announced the launch of a new entertainment initiative “FIFA Sound”, aimed at creating an original and innovative connection between football, music, football fans, music enthusiasts, football players, and artists.
Breakdancing will feature in the 2024 Paris Olympics Games according to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas Bach; In a bid to make the Games “more gender-balanced, more youthful and more urban”. The organising committee had last year proposed breakdancing, along with surfing, climbing and skateboarding, for inclusion and was waiting on a final review by the IOC's Executive Board.
Stephen Curry has scored a record career-high 62 points as his Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trailblazers 137-122 in San Francisco on Sunday. After Kobe Bryant at 37, the 32-year-old has now become the second-oldest player to score over 60 points in a game beating his previous best performance of 54 points against the New York Knicks in February 2013.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has on Wednesday announced that 48 players have tested positive for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), following the testing of 546 people as the association commences preseason games. The positive tests are a major increase after there were zero positive tests during the last season's quarantine bubble, however, the recent test results are those carried out between November 24-30, 2020. Teams like Golden State Warriors have already delayed workouts and training due to the recent positive testings, meanwhile, the NBA's first preseason games are set for December 11, 2020.