Lebanese Tennis Player Banned for 7982 Years ?!?

Lebanese tennis champion Ibrahim Bou Chahine has been banned apparently till the year 9999 according to the above screen taken from Ibrahim's profile on the Lebanese Tennis Federation website. From what I read, Bou Chahine was playing with Giovani Samaha in the Mens' Double at the most recent Collina tournament when they withdrew from the game following an argument with the referee and the opposing team. This has apparently led to his ban but something…

Abdo Feghali – Rodrigue el Rahi Brawl at The 2017 Rally du Liban

Lebanese Champion Abdo Feghali got into a brawl with another rally driver Rodrigue el Rahi after el Rahi wouldn't let him pass in the last few kilometers of one of the rally's stages. What happened is that Abdo Feghali, also known as Dado, caught up with Al Rahi's car during the last section of the stage and was trying to pass but Rahi wouldn't let him, which obviously angered Dado who lost precious seconds in…
Architecture

How Many Guinness World Records Does Lebanon Hold?

4 weeks ago
I stumbled upon a friend’s comprehensive list of all the Guinness World Records Lebanon holds and there are 47 of them apparently! I looked up the Guinness World Records website and found 47 hits dating ...
Critiques

Fadi el Khatib Retires from Lebanon’s National Basketball Team

1 month ago
Fadi el Khatib announced his retirement from his national team duties yesterday in an emotional message on his Instagram page. Khatib was hoping to win the Asian trophy with Lebanon this year but Lebanon was ...
Critiques

Iran beats Lebanon to reach 2017 FIBA Asia Cup Semi Finals

1 month ago
Lebanon is officially out of the 2017 FIBA Championship after losing to Iran 70-80. The Iranian team is one of the tournament’s favorites and played a great defensive game with the help of their 2,18m ...
Events

Lebanon Plays Korea in 2017 FIBA Asian Cup Debut

1 month ago
The FIBA Asian Cup kicks off today with a game opposing the host country Lebanon and Korea. The game will start at 9PM and will be broadcasted live by LBC from the Nouhad Nawfal Sports ...
Automotive

Lebanese Alex Dermirdjian Clinches Third Spot in Belgium’s 24-hour race

1 month ago
After scoring a well deserved victory at Monza back in April, Alex Dermirdjian achieved a major milestone by clinching a third place in one of the world’s toughest races, Belgium’s 24-hour race on the Spa-Francorchamps ...
Fun

Alex Riachy Pulling 12-Ton Trucks with his Hair

1 month ago
I’m sure most of you have heard about Chamchoum. Well Alex Riachy is Chamcoum’s son, he’s well known for his superhuman stunts which include dragging trucks with his ponytail and breaking large rocks with his ...
Fun

Lebanese Joe Zgheib Unlucky Run at Ninja Warrior

2 months ago
I stumbled upon this video of a Lebanese Parkour athlete called Joe Zgheib who was taking part presumably in Ninja Warrior Arabia. Joe crossed all the obstacles quite easily and slipped just as he was ...
Events

Kickass Lebanese Wrestling Championship on Sunday 16th of July 2017

2 months ago
If you love wrestling, we have some pretty cool competitions that take place every summer in Lebanon. The ones I’ve heard of in the past years took place in Mayrouba, Saida, Jourit el Termoss and ...
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