Sports have been a part of human life since ancient times. Through them, men tried to test their physical skills, their abilities and fostered a competitive spirit. The ancient Olympic competitions that took place in Ancient Greece recognized antecedents in China and Persia. Since those times, they have not only been an entertainment event for people, but they have become big businesses that move millions of dollars.

In Sports section of our Encyclopedia we will be able to know thoroughly sports history and their evolution until reaching the great competitions we enjoy today in each discipline. The most outstanding tournaments, the maximum idols and representatives of each one of the sports and everything that is developed behind this industry of the entertainment that is, almost, as old as the same humanity. Also, readers will have access to main rules of each sports disciplines to have a better understanding of it.


Articles from the encyclopedia of Sports