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Super Bowl XLVII kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 EST at the Superdome in New Orleans. The favored San Fransisco 49ers are playing the underdog Baltimore Ravens but it's anyone's game. Hopefully it will be an exciting game and there will be some funny commercials too. Here is the Super Bowl preview:
The 1980s were years full of neon spandex, Wierd Al Yankovic, huge hair, and the San Francisco 49ers. Joe Montana was named the greatest football player to ever play the game as he led the 49ers to 4 Super Bowl Championships in the 80s.
Baltimore, home of the Ravens, is a huge and famous football city. It is the only city that has won every single professional championship... including a Grey Cup. Even though the Baltimore Ravens are a young football team founded in 1996, Baltimore has a long and confusing history with a couple other different professional teams.
Sports are a fun time and they're even more fun if you know the language of the games. They don't just know the technical terms, but athletes are always using slang to make sense and fun of all the action. Even the fans are into it. Everyone loves to talk the sports lingo at the game.
"Hey Skip... sneak that rock past the biter and land it on the button!" It's the language of Curling so let's "broom up" everything there is to know about curling so we can get you out on the ice before it melts. Here's Kidzworld's article for all about Curling...
The biggest sports story of 2012 is the story of two brothers from White House, Tennessee... Conner and Cayden Long. They race triathlons together, but not like you would think. Their story is so inspiring that even Lebron James said they should be Sport Illustrated's Sportsmen of the Year.
American Football may be the most popular sport in the USA and Canada, but the rest of the World watches a different sport with tackling… RUGBY! American Football and Rugby are very similar sports, but Rugby goes much further back in history. Let’s check it out…
The World Junior Hockey Championships in Russia are down to the Final 4 and Canada and the USA are matched up in the Semi-Finals. You’re not going to want to miss that game. The other two teams will be Russia and Sweden who are normally the other contenders for the Gold medal.
The Gamebreaker helmet is turning some heads in the World of Sports. Recently, Gamebreaker sent Kidzworld a helmet to try out and we've got a review for you!
The most exciting basketball player in the World isn't Lebron James anymore... it's a grade 9 teenager in Seattle Washington by the name of Jashaun Agosto. You have to see Jashaun play to believe just how good this little guy is. He's probably got more HYPE than any athlete in the history of sports