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January 19th, 2013
By Ken Shulman

India Vs. Pakistan: A Cricket Rivalry That Transcends Sports

Imagine two nations that have more in common than most families. Then imagine four wars and a stockpile of nuclear weapons on both sides. This is the backstory each time India and Pakistan meet to play cricket. India and Pakistan recently played a three-game series in Delhi and Calcutta. Only A Game’s Ken Shulman was there.

Feature
September 1st, 2012

Softball Opens Door For Cubans’ Visit to U.S.

A Massachusetts slow-pitch, senior softball league has been sending teams to Cuba for exhibition games since 2009. But this year, for the first time, a Cuban team received permission to come to the U.S. They just finished a week of games and festivities. Only A Game’s Doug Tribou covered the visit.

In Depth
July 28th, 2012

Americans Invade European Soccer Ownership

The Liverpool Football Club’s game against A.S. Roma at Fenway Park in Boston brought soccer to a hallowed hall of the national pastime. The game comes as a growing number of U.S. investors are buying European soccer teams. Bill Littlefield reports.

Photo Gallery
May 12th, 2012

Baseball Camp Offers Nicaraguan Children Hope

For one week, a youth baseball camp in Nicaragua gives kids a glimpse of a better future, while teaching them confidence and teamwork. Only A Game’s Ken Shulman reports.

February 11th, 2012

‘Elevate’: From Africa To Prep School Hoops

“Elevate” follows the story of four high school students from West Africa who come to the U.S. with dreams of the NBA. Bill spoke with director Anne Buford about the film.

December 24th, 2011

Kim Jong-il: Dictator And Athlete

Bill is joined by New York Times sportswriter Jere Longman, whose recent Times column explores the various sports interests and unconfirmed athletic exploits of late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il.

July 30th, 2011

Women’s Squash Tourney Bounces From Egypt To U.S.

Some of the top female squash players in the world have gathered at Havard University for the Women’s World Junior Squash Championship. The tournament was originally scheduled to be held in Cairo, but was moved due to the political unrest in Egypt. As Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports losing home court advantage hasn’t affected the Egyptian players one bit.

July 23rd, 2011

Yao Ming Leaves (Very) Big Void For Chinese Basketball

When Yao Ming announced his retirement this week, the 7-foot-6-inch NBA center left a massive question mark for Chinese basketball. Reporter Dan Levin wrote about Yao’s retirement for the New York Times. He joins Bill from Beijing to discuss Yao’s legacy and the unusual problems with China’s state-run basketball training program.

May 7th, 2011

Formula One Theme Park

At the Ferrari World theme park in Abu Dhabi, automobile lovers can experience the life of a Formula One racer and ride the world’s fastest roller coaster. Only A Game’s Ken Shulman reports from the United Arab Emirates about the fast times at Ferrari World.

March 12th, 2011

The IFL: Football in Israel

  American football is not yet a sport enjoyed around the globe, but that could be changing. The Israel Football League started in 2007 and has been rapidly expanding their teams and fan base. Only A Game’s Jon Kalish reports from Israel about the small, but growing, culture of football in the Holy Land.

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