In an Unforgiving Sport, They Minister to Hearts and Souls

A chaplain is part of the team for about three-quarters of England’s professional teams, offering spiritual or secular counseling to the players. Source: In an Unforgiving Sport, They Minister to Hearts and Souls

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‘I’ve a new lease of life’: why women are turning to cricket in droves

‘I've a new lease of life’: why women are turning to cricket in droves https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/dec/26/women-cricket-droves-new-lease-life-england-women-team?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Kyrgyz Team Beats Mongolia After Dispute Over Equipment In Equestrian Sport

The world championship in kokpar or kok-boru -- an ancient equestrian sport in which a goat carcass was traditionally used as a ball -- got off to a contentious start when organizers barred the Kyrgyz team from its first-day match against Mongolia in a dispute over horseshoes. Source: Kyrgyz Team Beats Mongolia After Dispute Over …