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Every Olympic event involves the Olympic flame. This time, the Olympic flame has been lit for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Do you where it will be held? You would know[...]
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 exciting 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 of 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?
These days, the FINA swimming World Cup short-course swim is taking place in Singapore. 'Short-course' just means that the 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?
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?
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 a legendary Australian cricket commentator. You must have heard of him if you are a cricket fan.
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 [...]
The Power of the Sun!
It was an epic 3,000-kilometre (1,860-mile) long race in Australia yesterday, where cars had to travel from Darwin to Adelaide. But these weren't just regu[...]
Thousands of them!
Almost two thousand swimmers actually! And just recently, they took to one of the world's busiest waterways in Hong Kong to compete in a super difficult cro[...]
Who will win the Games?
It was China all the way as the hosts of the East Asian Games took an early lead in the medals table on the opening day of Games yesterday (7 October), [...]
And soon it will visit the ISS too!
Everyone knows about and has seen the wonderful Olympic flame that goes from country to country, wherever the games are held. And on Sunday[...]
Well Done, Afghanistan!
There were wild celebrations in war-torn Afghanistan yesterday and all in the name of cricket. What exactly happened? The Afghanistan cricket team beat K[...]
An Amazing Race!
A marathon is a hard race to run. You have to be super fit because you're usually running a distance of a bit over 40 kilometres. If a marathon is a test of h[...]
Americas Cup 2013
Oracle Team USA and Emirates Team New Zealand fought in America's Cup race 17 on September 24, 2013, in San Francisco.
Oracle Team USA won the championship. [...]
Want to know about the oldest International sporting trophy? See this graphic based video to know more
If you are a Car enthusiast, you might have been tuned into the F1 races held in Singapore.
Sebastian Vettel from Germany, who drives a Red Bull Ferrari, won this race. Read mo[...]
An Amazing Race for Vettel!
Germany's Sebastian Vettel has done it again! Yesterday, the 22nd of September, took him a step closer to his fourth straight world title after he [...]
Check out these amazing pictures!
The Whiz Times has been bringing you stories from the US Open for the past few weeks.
Here are some awesome images from the tournament for all [...]
Two Tennis Super-Stars in the Finals!
Rafael Nadal claimed his second US Open title and 13th Grand Slam crown yesterday the 9th of September, when he defeated world number one N[...]
It's Also her 17th Grand Slam Crown!
Serena Williams has done it again! She has won her fifth US open title just 18 days before turning 32.
World number one Serena Willia[...]
An Amazing Win for this Pair!
News from the US Open is often about singles games. So here's some news about a US Open doubles game!
Czech fifth seeds Andrea Hlavackova and L[...]
A Very Talented Tennis Star!
Li Na has become China's first player to reach the US Open semi-finals! The 31-year-old fifth seed from Wuhan defeated Russian 24th seed Ekaterina[...]
A Stunning Defeat for the Swiss Star!
Just yesterday, The Whiz Times told you that Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal might meet in a US Open match for the very first time. Well i[...]
Who's the Best?
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are two of the world's best tennis players. But between them, who is the best? Tough question for sure, but we may know if they pl[...]
He Wins through the Pain!
All you Rafael Nadal fans: did you know your hero has constant pain from knee injuries? But even with all this pain he still wins so many games, incl[...]
She's Just 17!
Eleventh-seeded champion Australian tennis player Samantha Stosur was sent crashing out of the US Open yesterday. Who was able to do this to the mighty Ms [...]
Aussie Ambassador Appointed!
There are less than 500 days for a very important event in football to take place. Do you know what it is? It's the 2015 Asian Cup!
And Aussie S[...]
The Two Teams to Meet Again Later this Year!
The fifth and final Ashes cricket test match between England and Australia ended in a draw yesterday the 25th of August. This mean[...]
He Sure is the fastest man in the world!
Athletics fans around the world were awestruck yesterday the 18th of August, as Jamaican track star Usain Bolt raced his way to 200m g[...]
Would you Buy this Bat?
Australian cricketer Donald Bradman is thought by most to be the world's greatest batsman. So how much do you a think a bat used by him is worth?
Marion Bartoli Retires from Tennis due to Injuries
Marion Bartoli, top French tennis star and Wimbledon winner, made a shock retirement announcement this week, ending her career[...]
The Story of a Great Athlete
Many years ago, a young boy named Mohamed Farah was born in the Somali capital Mogadishu. He was brought to London by his father at the age of eight[...]
A Watery Adventure on a Paddleboard!
An adventurous 35-year-old American has left Havana on a stand-up paddleboard hoping to reach Florida -- all in the name of peace and love b[...]
These Swimmers are Among the Best in the World!
If you are a swimmer or love watching swimming, then you will love this slideshow!
The Whiz Times has put together some very co[...]
Young Mima Ito: The Table Tennis Star!
This little girl is only 12 years old, but young Mima Ito from Japan has big dreams of taking part in the next Olympics!
A Painful Souvenir for this Real Madrid Fan!
An 11-year-old fan of Real Madrid football star Cristiano Ronaldo got a souvenir of a different kind during a famous Ronaldo free-[...]
Australia Promises to Make a Comeback and Win the Ashes Series!
If you are a cricket fan and if you've been reading The Whiz Times, then you would know that the Ashes test se[...]
ASHES OPENER AT TRENT BRIDGE, NOTTINGHAM!
Stewards in white coats, gentlemen wearing Panama hats - it looked like a scene from an English tea party - except for the excited crow[...]
ENGLAND'S 77-LONG YEAR WAIT FOR A CHAMP IS OVER!
England waited for 77 years for a Wimbledon men's singles champ...and their wait is finally over!
Andy Murray officially e[...]
Top Sports Photos
The Whiz Times brings to you the Top photos of the week for the second week of May from the world of sports.
All Manchester United fans out there have heard[...]
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