HE HAS 22 OLYMPIC MEDALS!
While the great swimmer Ian Thorpe is no longer able to swim competitively, another great swimmer is planning to go back into the pool. He has won 22 Oly[...]
On December 29, 2013, retired Formula One champion Michael Schumacher was badly hurt while skiing in France. He had slammed his head hard on a rock and injured h[...]
LATEST NEWS IN PICTURES
In this world that we live in, there is always somethingÂ happening. Find out about the latest events around the world in this quick read!
TINY SOCCER PLAYERS
The FIFAÂ World Cup 2014 only begins on June 12, 2014. But these pint-sized soccer players sure can't wait to get some action on the soccer field! We're not sur[...]
Great Australian swimmer, Ian Thorpe, has been unlucky lately. First, he broke his shoulder when he fell a few months ago. Then he went for operations to correct his shou[...]
SHE NEEDS A BREAK
It was unexpected and shocking. The tennis match was between the world's number one and number 78. Serena Williams was expected to win the match. After all, she [...]
FUN IN THE MUD
When you come home from the playground all covered in mud, your mum willÂ probably chase you to the bathroomÂ to take your shower. And you won't be allowed to sit at [...]
MORE THAN JUST HITTING THE BALL
When tennis rackets were first invented, they were wooden, heavy and cumbersome. Then stainless steel rackets came along, followed by aluminum, and[...]
THEY CAN BAT REALLY WELL
Â Zeeshan Abbasi was once a shy and awkward child. He remembered clutching his mother's hand tightly as they walked to school. Then one day, he started goi[...]
WHEEE! WHAT A BLAST!
The bitterly cold winter of 2014 has made many people miserable. Snow storms and below-freezing temperatures have forced them to stay indoors most of the ti[...]
STRONG & DETERMINED
The Russian city of Sochi was home to the 2014 WinterÂ Olympics in February 2014. But it is buzzing with activity once again. This time, the 2014 Winter[...]
YOU CLIMB, YOU CLEAN
Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world, but it is full of garbage!
The hundreds of climbers that climb Mount Everest every year have left a lot o[...]
A SPECTACULAR SHOW
The Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 came to an end with a fantastic party on February 23, 2014. The Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, was packedÂ with thous[...]
MOMENTS TO REMEMBER
The Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 has come to an end. The last of theÂ competitive events was held onÂ February 23, 2014. The athletes that took part in the Winter [...]
LOTS OF SPORTING ACTION
It was an excitingÂ sporting weekend where players rough-and-tumbled their way to victory.
In some sports,Â it is inevitable that players crash into each ot[...]
It goes by a most unusual name, but it has nothing to do with bones.
Skeleton is one of the sports at the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014. Competitors race down an icy t[...]
SO MUCH FUN YOU WON'T FEEL TIRED
Have you ever felt tired while jogging and wish you could just stop and rest? Well, you might not feel that way during this unbelievably fun race [...]
WHAT AN EXCITING SHOW
AfterÂ years of preparation, the SochiÂ Winter Olympics 2014 finally kicked off with a spectacular opening ceremonyÂ atÂ the Olympic Park in Sochi,Â Russia on Feb[...]
A Fun quiz on Sochi Winter Olympics 2014
Quick, arm yourselves with some facts about The Sochi Winter OlympicsÂ and try our Whiz Quiz below!
Hey, you might want to read our earl[...]
FLIPS, TRICKS & TURNS
There is a cool new event at the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014. It's called Slopestyle, a form of freestyle skiing. It's something like performing skatebo[...]
FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR THE BIG EVENT
The seaside resort of Sochi in Russia has been very busy for last few months for a very important event - the 2014 Winter Olympics.
BIG, LOUD & LOTS OF FUN
They can soar over 100 feet into the air. They have wheels that are as tall as a grown man. When they are in motion, they growl fiercely and oh so lo[...]
A FERRARI BOBSLEIGH
Is Ferrari leaving the F1 to take part in the Winter Olympics? No, but they're trying to help the Italian bobsleigh team whiz their way to a gold medal!
Rafael Nadal fought despite injuries- but Stanislas Wawrinka played his best game and won the Australian Open Tennis 2014
What a match it was!
After the stunning win of Li Na in [...]
YOUTH VS EXPERIENCE
The youngest player in the women's Australian Open Tennis Championships defeated the oldest player despite a huge 27-year age difference.
MELBOURNE, January 1[...]
After a spectacular opening ceremony on December 11, 2013, the 27th SEA Games in Myanmar are well underway. AthletesÂ get into the heat of the action as they wo[...]
EXTREMELY SKILLED AND EXTREMELY BRAVE
In yesterday's video story, we introduced the sport of slacklining. Today, we bring you some pictures of highlining.
Highlining is a form [...]
DO THEÂ SHAKY SHAKY WALK
Have you seen tightrope walkers at the circus? They walk on a tight wire high above the air using only their bodies to keep their balance. Sometimes, tig[...]
Â DON'T MISS OUT ON THE LATEST NEWS!
Europe is made up of 50 countries. There's sure to be lots of news about Europe everyday. Do you know some of the latest events that happened i[...]
SPOTLIGHT ON EUROPE
In today's story, we focus on the latest happenings in Europe. They include a skiing competition, a missile launch, a high-speed train and more...
Take a lo[...]
WHAT A GRAND CELEBRATION!
This year's SEA Games is being hosted in Myanmar. Athletes from 11 ASEAN countries have come together in Myanmar to take part in one of the biggest [...]
LET'S PLAY A LITTLE GAME
We hope you enjoyed our slideshow of the exciting and beautiful opening ceremony of the 2013 SEA Games. We have prepared a little quiz for you. If you're [...]
LET THE GAMES BEGIN!
The 27th SEA Games was launched in Myanmar on December 11, 2013. It was a spectacular event that was filled with fireworks, pop stars, dancers and music. The [...]
WINTER'S FLAMEEvery Olympic event involves the Olympic flame. This time, the Olympic flame has been lit for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Do you know where are Winter Olympics 2014 bei[...]
PASSING ON THE FLAME
The 2014 Winter Olympics will take place in Sochi, Russia, in February 2014. The countdown to this exciting event has started.
In October this year, the Ol[...]
AN EVENTFUL WEEK IN JAPAN
From exciting sporting events to a celebration of children ... lots of things happened in Japan last week. Watch today's slideshow to see what made for a[...]
BEWARE: SLIPPERY SURFACE AHEAD
The Whiz Times brings to you some excitingÂ pictures of sports on ice!
Ice hockey fans in the USA were treated to awesome action at ice hockey mat[...]
WATCH THEM WHIZZZ BY!
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is a modified-pickup truck racing series. The Ford EcoBoost 200 is a 200-mile (321 km) NASCAR Camping World Truck Serie[...]
PREPARING FOR KICK-OFF SEASON
Are you looking forward to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil? Here are some pictures ofÂ some national football teams training and warming up before t[...]
A MUST-DO QUIZ FOR SPORTS FANS!
There is a sporting event that happens only once every four years. Super fit athletes from all over the world come together to compete with each ot[...]
UP, UP & AWAY!
What an awesome feeling it is to be able to fly without being in an aircraft! Did you read the story about the 'Jetman' who did just that around Mount[...]
Look at them go!
Strong, speedy and super ... how cool these athletes are! The Whiz Times has prepared some awesome pictures of exciting moments in sports.
Enjoy and be inspire[...]
IT'S QUIZ TIME AGAIN!
Now that the week is almost over, let's try this quiz. The answers to these questions all come from this week's stories. You can use the search bar[...]
Who are the Champs?Â
These days, the FINA swimming World Cup short-course swim is taking place in Singapore. 'Short-course' just means that theÂ pool is 25 metres (or 25 yards) in [...]
What do you think?
Just weeks ago, Tokyo won the right to host the 2020 Olympics. But now organisers are getting a bit worried about one big Olympics-related thing. What is it?Â
A not-to-be-missed Event Next Year!
Last month, we brought you a story about preparations for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The Winter Olympics is an important an e[...]
Will he become the youngest ever World Championship winner?Â
The Grand Prix is not only for cars - you get them for motorbikes too! But all you Japan MotoGP fans knew that already[...]
He's still in Hospital, and Recovering!
Richie Benaud is aÂ legendary Australian cricket commentator. You must have heard of him if you are a cricket fan.Â
He recently drove his c[...]
Who won Skate America?
Figure skating is a wonderful sport: competitors glide, leap and twirl across the ice like they have wings attached to their feet!
And just recently, [...]
Another Win for Vettel!
Remember we told you all about Sebastian Vettel, the amazing Formula One racer, who won the Grand Prix in Singapore last month? He's came out on top again [...]
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