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  1. Alistair Overeem talks about scars, Strikeforce fight

    Lynn Hoppes

    Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem has always been a fighter. And we don't just mean in an MMA ring. Check out those huge scars on his face. "I was 15 years old and hanging out in bars in my home country of the Netherlands, and I wa...

    Blog | Conversation | June 17, 2011
  2. Bossaball combines volleyball, gymnastics and soccer into new spo...

    Katie Barry

    ROGGEL, The Netherlands -- It's like combining your favorite day of gym class and a beach bonanza. The new sport of bossaball is a mixture of soccer, gymnastics and volleyball and takes place on an inflatable volleyball court with trampolines in th...

    Blog | Conversation | October 15, 2010
  3. Arm wrestling has taken off in Europe since Sylvester Stallone's ...

    Katie Barry

    HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- What was once used to settle scores of "who's more of a man" with prepubescent boys or intoxicated grown dudes has turned into a legitimate sport in Europe -- arm wrestling. "In my youth, it was a popular thing," said Hendr...

    Blog | Conversation | October 12, 2010
  4. Spain captured the 2010 World Cup championship, so Page 2 runs do...

    Samuel Chi

    Why did Spain's players stubbornly refuse to sing their national anthem before taking the pitch against the Netherlands in the World Cup final? Because the famous Marcha Real, perhaps the oldest national anthem in the world, has no words. The joke ...

    Blog | Conversation | July 12, 2010
  5. Spain captured the 2010 World Cup championship, so Page 2 runs do...

    Samuel Chi

    Page 2 runs down the top 10 sports moments in Spain's history.

    Story | Conversation | July 12, 2010
  6. Spain and Netherlands are fighting over this

    Joe Soehn

    It doesn't have the party animal reputation of the Stanley Cup, but the FIFA World Cup Trophy -- the golden statuette up for grabs Sunday at the 2010 World Cup final between the Netherlands and Spain -- is something special in its own right. Since ...

    Blog | Conversation | July 11, 2010
  7. Just what is the Netherlands anyway?

    Adam Watson

    The Netherlands? Holland? The Dutch? When it comes to who's playing in the World Cup final, it can get pretty complicated. On the one side, there's Spain. But their opponent goes by so many names, it's hard to keep track. So Page 2 would like to...

    Blog | Conversation | July 08, 2010
  8. Round 1: Tiger vs. Ruud

    Who is the best athlete in the world? Vote in this first-round matchup!

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2004
  9. One-on-one with the readers

    Charley Rosen

    Page 2's Charley Rosen explains why the NBA is fantastic and selects the league's greatest play ever.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2003