Youth Minister Just Banned MMA in Lebanon

I just read Lebanon's Minister of Youth and Sports Mohammad Fneich has just banned mixed martial arts in Lebanon and removed all licenses linked to this game. Here's the full resolution as mentioned on Sports-961: Article 1: Resolution 67/1/2016 on 10/4/2012 regarding MMA is annulled, and so the said game becomes one of the non-practiced sports in Lebanon. Article 2: It is prohibited to any party, and under any title, to hold games, competitions and…

Sagesse Basketball Club Back on the Right Track?

Sagesse Basketball Club has one of the largest and most loyal fan-base in Lebanon but the team hasn't been able to perform well in recent years due to poor management and a lack of sponsors and it comes as no surprise to see them in 7th spot in the league after winning only 4 games and losing 8. I will not dig into details as to why Sagesse has been so poorly managed but it…
Critiques

Lebanese Basketball [2016-2017]: Foreign Players Scoring Almost 70% of Total Points

2 months ago
A year ago, and following the idiotic decision to allow three foreign players in Lebanese basketball teams, I went through stats from almost 50 games and found out that foreign players are scoring up to ...
Fun

Lebanon Crowned 2017 WABA Champions: 5 Games, 5 Wins!

2 months ago
Our Lebanese National Basketball Team earned the first spot in the West Asia Basketball Association (WABA) Championship 2017 in Amman after winning all his games. Lebanon defeated its toughest rival Iran and won against the ...
Events

#MagicFutsal: Ryan Giggs, Paolo Maldini & Falcao Coming to #Beirut on March 4

2 months ago
Sport Evasion and B-Production are kicking off 2017 with a massive Futsal game that will take place on Saturday the 4th of March from 17:30 to 19:30 in Biel. Falcão, Paolo Maldini, Ryan Giggs, Vahid ...
Critiques

Riyadi (Sporting Club) Sanctioned Over Anti-Homenetmen Chants

3 months ago
The Lebanese Basketball Federation fined Riyadi and banned their fans from attending the next game after Turkish flags were raised and disrespectful slogans were chanted during their latest encounter with Homenetmen. Sagesse fans were also ...
Critiques

Turkish Flags Raised at the Homentmen-Riyadi Game

3 months ago
Update 09/01/2017: Riyadi Sporting denounced the act and issued a clarification. A picture has emerged out of the Homenetmen-Riyadi Game tonight showing a couple of fans cheering for Riyadi and waving Turkish flags. This is ...
Food

#FitB4Christmas: Week 2 Recap

4 months ago
I was less active during Week 2 and only averaged 10,077 steps on a daily basis but I’ve been skipping dinners when I wasn’t able to exercise and I found a small mini cycle that ...
Food

#FitB4Christmas: Week 1 Recap

4 months ago
It’s been 1 week since I kicked off the #BbaladivsTechiedad challenge. Jimmy from Techie Dad and myself were supposed to do the following: 1– Walk/Jog on average 8000 steps a day. 2– Complete four weeks ...
Baladi

#RedBullCivilWall: Lebanese Climbers Conquering War-Torn Beirut Building

4 months ago
Red Bull organized a one-of-its-kind urban climbing competition a couple of weeks ago when they invited Lebanese climbers to conquer the wall of Al Kamal building, a 35 meters war-torn and riddled building. The building ...
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