This week’s edition of the best of high school sports photography features a clash between the top two boys basketball teams in Howard County, wrestling in Harford County and several Baltimore County girls basketball match-ups.
The Sochi Olympic Park, built along the Black Sea coast, houses all the ice venues such as the Bolshoi Ice Palace, the Maly Ice Palace, the Olympic Oval, the Sochi Olympic Skating Centre, the Olympic Curling Centre, the Central Stadium, the Main Olympic Village and the International Broadcast Centre and Main Press Centre. Reuters photographer Maxim Shemetov takes us on an overhead tour of Sochi ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Baltimore Sun Media Group photographers saw action from many sporting events in Howard, Harford and Baltimore counties last week, including boys and girls basketball, swimming and wrestling. The latest edition of the best of high school sports.
A look at what’s coming up on the East Coast and around the world. This week, that includes a new creamery, a new panda, and a continuation of a diplomatic spat with India.
Arenacross returned to Baltimore Arena on Friday and Saturday, bringing truckloads of dirt, thrilling jumps and accomplished motocross riders with it.
‘Batman’ visits Brazilian slum where residents homes are being expropriated for Maracana stadium reconstruction
Residents of the Favela do Metro slum, area just near the Maracana stadium refuse to have their homes demolished as part of a project to renovate the district before the FIFA World Cup circus pitches camp in June.
In late August, this blog highlighted the seven best offensive and seven best defensive FBS Division I college football players from Baltimore. Now that the 2013 season is done, we take a look at the 10 best performers of the year, plus nine honorable mention selections.
The Green Bay Packers will host the San Francisco 49ers in the first round of the NFL playoffs on Sunday. At kickoff, the temperature at Lambeau Field is forecast to be one degree Fahrenheit, and the wind chill will make it feel like minus-17 degrees, according to The Weather Channel.
For some time, Sochi was one of Russia’s top gay scenes. But after the coastal city was chosen as the site for the 2014 Olympics and President Vladimir Putin signed a “gay propaganda” law into action, Sochi’s LGBT scene has been shrinking.
Reuters photographer Thomas Peter documented slices of LGBT life in Sochi in October, about four months before the 2014 Winter Olympics were slated to begin.
“Rough Cut” is a loose edit from The Baltimore Sun’s photographic coverage of the National Football League. Fanatic fans, marching bands, cheerleaders and lots of game action are just part of the spectacle that is the NFL. This week, photojournalist Karl Merton Ferron photographed the Ravens as they lost to the Cincinnati Bengals, 34-17, at Paul Brown Stadium. With this loss the Ravens miss the playoffs for the first time since 2007.