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List of DanceSport dances

The dances that make up the list of DanceSport dances are performed competitively at amateur and professional levels throughout the world. Ten international style ballroom dances - five Standard and five Latin - are defined by the World Dance Council, which has world-wide membership of all countries taking part in ballroom competitions. The WDC incorporates various groupings and former titles, such as the World Dance and DanceSport Council former title. The WDC is the governing body for international professional and amateur DanceSport. The World DanceSport Federation is, to some extent, a ...

List of sports desegregation firsts

Jackie Robinson 1919–1972, first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era William Edward White 1860–1937, believed to be the first African American to play in the major leagues, appearing in one game on June 21, 1879 Jim Toy 1858–1919, another possible, disputed candidate for first Native American player Louis Sockalexis 1871–1913, a member of the Penobscot tribe, often considered the first player of Native American ancestry Lou Castro 1876–1941, the first Latin American, if not Bellan Steve Bellan 1849–1932, first Latin American, depending on whether or not the ...

List of doping cases in sport

The following is an incomplete list of sportspeople who have been involved in doping offences. It contains those who have been found to have, or have admitted to having, taken illegal performance-enhancing drugs, prohibited recreational drugs or have been suspended by a sports governing body for failure to submit to mandatory drug testing.

List of Draughts African Championship winners

The Draughts African Championship is the championship in international draughts, organised by the World Draughts Federation and African Draughts Confederation. The winner of championship and next three or four players automatically classified into the Draughts World Championship in international draughts. First championship was in 1980. The winner was Bassirou Ba from Senegal. Since 2014 championship took place at blitz. In 2018 took place first womens championship.

List of Draughts Panamerican Championship winners

The Panamerican Draughts Championship is competition in international draughts. It held every two years. The winner of championship and next two or three players automatically classified into the Draughts World Championship in international draughts. First championship was in 1980. The winner was Bernard Robillard from Haiti. Iser Kuperman from USA and Allan Silva from Brazil have four titles.

List of world eight-ball champions

The following is a list of PBT world eight-ball champions.

List of equestrian sports

Equestrian Sports are sports that use horses as a main part of the sport. This usually takes the form of the rider being on the horses back, or the horses pulling some sort of horse-drawn vehicle.

List of Go terms

Players of the game of Go often use jargon to describe situations on the board and surrounding the game. Such technical terms are likely to be encountered in books and articles about Go in English as well as other languages. Many of these terms have been borrowed from Japanese, mostly when no short equivalent English term could be found. This page gives an overview of the most important terms.

List of Grand Sport sponsorships

This is a list of Grand Sport Group sponsorships. Grand Sport is a Thai sports equipment company established in 1961 as a retailer in sportswear and sporting goods, is one of the leading brand name in Thailand.

List of sports idioms

The following is a list of phrases from sports that have become idioms in English. They have evolved usages and meanings independent of sports and are often used by those with little knowledge of these games. The sport from which each phrase originates has been included immediately after the phrase. In some cases, the specific sport may not be known; these entries may be followed by the generic term sports, or a slightly more specific term, such as team sports, ball sports, etc. This list does not include idioms derived exclusively from baseball. The body of idioms derived from that sport ...