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15 interesting facts you definitely did not know about NBA Finals (part 02)

  1. LeBron 2016’s dominance
    At NBA Finals 2016, LeBron James was the dominant player of 2 different teams in terms of points and assists.
    In basketball, this is a statistic recorded when a player passes the ball to a teammate with the rebound, steal and block. LeBron is the only player that can lead 2 teams in one season of the Finals regarding the five most important stats.
  2. Olajuwon used to auction the NBA championship ring
    Houston Rockets legend Hakeem Olajuwon once auctioned his first championship ring. The reason. according to Islam, is that Olajuwon is not allowed to wear gold on his body.
    Therefore, after Olajuwon won the second championship with the Rockets team in 1995, the NBA specially made a platinum ring for him.
  1. Robert Horry’s 7-ring record
    Robert Horry is the only player in NBA history to achieve more than one championship in 3 different teams. Horry achieved 7 rings when he was playing for the Houston Rockets (1994,1995), LA Lakers (2000, 2001, 2002) and San Antonio Spurs (2005, 2007).
  2. Anonymous MVP Finals
    Cedric Maxwell is perhaps the least well-known MVP Finals in NBA history. He led the Celtics to the championship in 1981. However, what is special about Maxwell is that he is the only player to receive the MVP Finals but never once being voted for the All-Star.
  3. The ultimate quartet at the Finals
    The 2017 final series marks the first time that four players have gained more than 25 points per game in the Finals. These players were Stephen Curry (26.8), Kevin Durant (35.2), LeBron James (33.6) and Kyrie Irving (29.4).
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Get to know the origins and several interesting facts of the “king” sport – football

The fact that football originated from China or the most important soccer stadium is found in Korea may take many of us aback as there are just a couple of people actually skills all of these football things origin from. There are over 265 million people around the world playing soccer and it’s estimated that 4 billion spectators are actively watching this sport through TV. In regard to the many factors, it deserves to be the king sport.

  1. Football was invented in China around the period of 476 BC
    Most experts agree that this king sport was invented in around 476 BC in China. At this point, it had been called Cuju. Later, throughout the long history with a series of various variations occurred, football, for the primary time, appeared in Ancient Greece, the Maya Empire, and Great Britain.
    There are more than 3.5 billion people watched the FIFA World Cup.
  2. The FIFA World Cup is the most-watched sporting event within the world. it’s estimated that the amount of individuals watching the planet Cup is over 3.5 billion.
    There were about 1 billion people recording watched the 2018 FIFA World Cup final between France and Croatia, a match during which France was the winner.
  3. Sheffield FC is that the oldest football club within the world
    Sheffield FC is that the oldest football club within the world, it had been founded in 1857.
  4. The fastest goal in football history
    Nawaf Al-Abed is that the player creating the fastest goal in football history. This player scored just 2.4 seconds after the match started.
  5. the bulk of balls are produced in Pakistan
    Sialkot in Pakistan is legendary for creating balls for the FIFA World Cup since 1982. a number of the simplest balls are produced by hand stitching in Pakistan.


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SPORTS AND 10 INTERESTINGLY SURPRISING FACTS (TO BE CONTINUED)

You can be a sports enthusiast ready to spend the whole night with top-notch live matches, get a clue of all types of sports charts, completely confident of your own knowledge in the sport. certain, but the following unexpected facts can still make you completely “be taken aback”.

  1. The Olympic gold medal is actually mostly made of … silver
    The gold medal at the 1912 Olympics was the last gold medal made purely with gold. The current gold medal is made from 93% silver, 6% copper, and only 1% (equivalent to 6 grams) of premium gold. However, at the 2012 Olympic Games, the organizers actively increased the golden ratio to … 400 grams. Each 2012 Olympic gold medal is worth approximately 1571 USD. It is known that if being made entirely of gold, it may cost up to … 20,000 USD.
  2. Have you heard the story of a magical swimsuit?
    The current swimsuit has been produced completed perfectly to the point where the material’s speed of movement makes the swimwear even faster than the skin’s movement speed. The seamless swimsuit (stretching from the neck to the ankle) is therefore controversial because, since its introduction in 2000, the world swimming record has been continuously broken.
  3. The first person to play sports on the moon
    Astronaut Alan Bartlett Shepard (1923 – 1998) was the first person to play golf on the moon because he secretly brought a golf ball and a golf club during the NASA Apollo 14 moon mission in 1971. Alan is the first American astronaut, the second astronaut of the world (after Youri Gagarin) and the fifth person to set foot on the Moon.
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BURST INTO LAUGH WITH THE FUNNIEST SPORT IN THE WORLD (PART 02)

Dog surfing
It is often said that dogs are human’s best friends. And this competition is actually organized to fulfill the happiness of surfing vs pets lovers as surfing enthusiasts can now share their passion with their pets.
The dog surfing contest is an annual activity being held at major beaches in the United States such as Del Mar, Imperial in California and Jupiter Beach in Florida. This is considered to be the cutest sport, which quickly spreads and become a common sport throughout Australia.

The championship was divided into different categories according to the sizes and weights of the dogs, from super large, large, medium to small. Apart from the single combat, there is also double combat and competitions in teams for dogs. Before participating in the competition, they will be equipped with full life jackets.
Cheese rolling

Cheese rolling is one of the craziest and funniest competitions in the world. Contestants will chase after a round piece of cheese dropping from the top of a hill which 200 meters high, with a slope of 50%. At the end of the race, whoever catches the cheese will be the winner.

This competition is usually held on Cooper Hill in Gloucestershire, England on the occasion of the Spring Bank Holiday (the last Monday of May). One noteworthy information is that the velocity of the cheese can reach 112km per hour. Players will have to run as fast as possible to catch the cheese. Therefore a lot of accidents have happened during these races. In 2014, the organizers replaced the cheese with a sponge to make the “rolling downhill” safer. The prize for the winner is a piece of cheese weighing 3-4 kg.

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THE FUNNIEST NAMES OF DIFFERENT PLAYERS THROUGHOUT FOOTBALL HISTORY

In the world of football, there are a lot of players whose names can make people burst into laugh or think of weird association like below circumstances.. 

Danny Shittu

Millwall’s É and Cardiff City’s É

If you read this name in quick speed and in full version, there is nothing to be laughed at for British fans. However, if you read this slow, especially seperate the last work into 2 different sounds (Shit-tu), then maybe many people can burst into laugh. At this present, this Nigeria player is playing in England, for the top 1 football club in here- Milwall. 

Pedro Power

Power is such an impressive word with a lot of strength and victory meanings. However, throughout his professional football career, Power can only take part in some anonymous football clubs. Therefore, even though everyone call him “power”, Power can not take off his football career or have the chance to be recruited by any Bolivia coaches for the National Team. 

Nowadays, this 31-year-old midfielder is competing for a Puerto Rico tournament as a  Guaynabo Fluminense FC player.

Ralph Minge

Minge almost means “incorporative”. When Ralph Minge was still a player, Ralph Minge donated almost his professional football career to Dynamo Dresden (Germany). At this moment, when having become a coach, this 52-year-old coach is leading the B team of Bayer Leverkusen. Before that, he used to be rewarded as the coach of the Germany U20 team.

Norman Conquest

You should not misunderstand this player’s name as an invasion of the Norman taking place in England in 1066 (Norman Conquest means the conquersion of the Norman).

Norman Conquest was born in 1916 who has taken part in the National Australia Football team 11 times. He played as a goalie and used to gain a lot of infame as conceding 17 times during a play between Australia and England.

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A FUN BALL HANDLE OF THE BUNDESLIGA GOALKEEPER WHEN HE ACCIDENTLY TOOK HIS EYES OFF THE BALL

Goalkeeper Robin Zentner of Mainz 05 made a funny ball handle during a match on Borussia-Park stadium of Monchengladbach. This match belonged to the round 11 of Bungdesliga 2017/18. 

Mainz 05 had an away match to Monchengladbach on the round 11 Bundesliga and quickly opened the score in the 19th minute of the match thanks to an exact header of Dialo. 

Having the privilege of opening the score, Mainz 05 proactively played on the home pitch side and waited for a fault from the opponent. However, while the host team of Borussia-Park had been yet making any faults, Mainz 05 was close to pay its price for an unexplainable ball  handle of goalkeeper Zentner.

goalkeeper Robin Zentner of 1. FSV Mainz 05 during the Pre-season Friendly match between 1.FSV Mainz 05 and Rayo Vallecano at Sportzentrum Worgl on July 17, 2019 in Worgl, Austria(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

In the 31st of the match, a defender of Mainz 05 dribbled the ball towards Robin Zentner – the young Mainz 05’s defender who was born in 1994. Having enough time and suitable space,  Zentner totally had the possibility to handle the ball and make a wise decision.

However, Zentner made an unexplainable handle, just like he fell into sleep for a second while the pitch was still happening. Zentner kicked his feet into the air when the ball had approached the goal slowly.

It was really lucky for Mainz 05 as Lars Stindl’s ball dribble speed was not fast enough to make Mainz 05 end up with a lose. This thrilling situation shocked every Mainz fan and went viral on the first page of many sports, football magazines after then.

During the rest of this play, not only Mainz 05 could score any more goal but also had to end up with a draw in the 67th minute because of a Vestergaard’s header. With this draw, Mainz 05 could not come up through the ranks in the final list.

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Chinese UFC Female Fighter Only Marries Who Can Bear Her 10 Punches

Zhang Weili, China’s No. 1 MMA female fighter, has a way of choosing her husband, which scares everyone.

On March 8 at UFC 248, China’s No. 1 MMA female fighter, Zhang Weili showed her bravery when playing Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Poland) to continue to hold the UFC Strawweight (48-52kg). Notably, since the MMA competition, Weili has only lost 1 match and won the last 21 matches, all 5 matches at the UFC 30-year-old boxer have won.

Returning after defending the UFC belt, on March 17 when interviewing the Chinese NewCQ website, this pretty face revealed that he is 30 years old but has not had a “love piece.” . Women do not put too much weight on their spouses. This girl only needs a good humor and good health partner to take 10 consecutive blows. Perhaps because of this standard, many men did not dare to flirt with Weili.

As a former martial arts school, Weili and Yu Changhua (3-year disciple of Ip Man) know each other. Changhua is 40 years old but still not married, so many martial arts fans have chosen Weili’s husband to speak to.

Yu Changhua is very excited about this story, saying he is willing to accept Zhang’s 10-punch challenge, but it is unlikely to get married, because according to him it depends on fate.

It is not known whether the love between martial artist Wing Chun and the MMA woman has been successful or not, but the prospect of seeing Yu Changhua receive 10 punches from Weili made many viewers excited.

According to another media outlet, Qjhm, Du Xuong Hoa once publicly revealed his girlfriend. It was a pretty young girl with a hot body, 1m77 tall weighing 128 pounds. But it is unclear for some reason that after a warm time, the two of them suddenly went. Since then, the Wing Chun martial artist has remained lonely.

With Chinese martial arts village, Du Xuong Hoa is the character that created many controversies. However, besides many disparaging comments about martial arts proficiency, many netizens are still devoted to him, because in real life, Du Xuong Hoa is considered to be always harmonious, witty and often greedy. join charitable activities.