We’ve covered Swedish, Russian and Croatian names. Now we travel to Vietnam to find out why “Nguyen” is so common.
Why do Russian surnames all end in “-ov” and “-ova”?
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Enthusiasts join together once a year for the hobby horse tournament.
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Our next interviewee for “This or That” is Championship Manager 97/98 enthusiast, Dave Black.
In our new series “This or That”, we ask the important questions to a variety of people in sport. Our first volunteer is sports writer Jon Mackenzie.
Spaceball combined the rules and athleticism of volleyball, basketball, and trampolining but it never became the sport its inventor had hoped.