Sepak takraw, or kick volleyball, comes from Asia. Now this combination of volleyball and soccer is becoming increasingly popular in Germany.
The German coalition between the CDU/CSU and SPD has agreed to recognize eSports as an official sport. The decision could help transform eSports in the country and pave the way for acceptance into the Olympics.
His career began years before most of his contemporaries were born but Japanese footballer Kazuyoshi Miura will lace up his boots for one more season. Miura holds the record as the world's oldest professional player.
From now on, German eSports will be supported by a national association. Can eSports become an actual sport in Germany? Violent games are still causing trouble in that regard.
Germany's CDU party has received donations from a state-run Azerbaijani company, a German media consortium reported. The affair again highlights links between conservative politicians and the Central Asian dictatorship.
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