Lebanese basketball superstar Wael Arakji edges closer to NBA dream with Dallas Mavericks

Considered one of Asia's best point guards, Al-Riyadi player Wael Arakji, the rising star of our basketball league and national team, at only 24 years of age, has recently grabbed the attention of the Dallas Mavericks NBA team, joining their minicamp last week, and being selected just last night among around 70 other players to join their NBA summer league, a step that would significantly increase his chances of being signed later on as an…

What’s Happening Between the Lebanon Rugby League Federation & The Players?

As I'm writing this post, I am reading an update that the crisis between the Lebanese Rugby League Federation and the players has been averted, but there are still unresolved issues that need tackling. It all started when the players started protesting "the governing body’s administration of the country’s domestic competition, which has been halted for at least a year now", and which could cost Lebanon his place in the 2021 World Cup, as we…

Lebanese William Sawaya behind Women’s FIFA World Cup trophy since 1999

1 week ago
Since it is currently underway in France, the 2019 Women’s FIFA World Cup, extending between June 7 and July 7, has an interesting Lebanese story to offer. Its trophy has been hand-made since 1999 by ...

Lebanon’s long journey begins to qualify for the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 and FIBA World Cup 2023

2 weeks ago
After narrowly and heartbreakingly failing to qualify for this year’s FIBA Basketball World Cup, the national team now turns its attention towards 2023, as the long journey begins with an attempt to qualify first for ...

Lebanese Kevin Chahoud into Roland Garros Boys’ Singles Main Draw for the first time

3 weeks ago
It might not come as a surprise that in Lebanon, even in the world of tennis, to thrive and move forward, players have to fly under another flag to reach higher grounds. This is what ...

Michael Schumacher Documentary Set To Be Released By End of 2019

4 weeks ago
Those who follow the blog probably know how big of an F1 fan I am. I haven’t missed a Grand Prix for the past 10 years or more and was fortunate enough to watch Michael ...

Joyce Azzam: First Lebanese Woman To Climb the 7 Summits!

1 month ago
Joyce Azzam has successfully scaled Mount Everest two days ago, and by doing so, became the first Lebanese woman and the world’s second female to climb the highest mountains of each of the seven continents, ...

The Power Of Taouk To Unite

1 month ago
A Nejmeh vs Ansar football game ended with yet another brawl and a picture showing two young men fighting quickly went viral. Sandwich W Noss took the opportunity to get these two fans together and ...

Lebanese Swimmers Excel at 2019 Tunisian Open Masters

1 month ago
On the 1st of May, four Lebanese swimmers made their mark at the Tunisian Swimming Open Masters by obtaining 23 medals and being ranked 9th out of the 80 international teams present. The brothers Ali, ...

A Lebanese Biathlete?

3 months ago
I stumbled upon an a Facebook post on Hasroun Church’s page about a Lebanese biathlete competing in Italy as a member of the Lebanese Army. He’s called Yorgo Hakim and accordingly to the post, he ...