Skateboarding Girls of Afghanistan

Skateboarding Girls of Afghanistan

In Afghanistan many girls are forbidden to ride a bike. So now they are riding skateboards instead! In 2007 Australian skateboarderĀ Oliver Percovich visited Afghanistan. He attracted a lot of attention from children, especially girls, and set up an NGO charity called...

Qatar World Cup will be in Winter

FIFA have announced that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held in winter because summer temperatures in Qatar reach 50Ā°c. This is the first time that the tournament will be played in winter instead of in June- July. The final will be held on the 18th December, but...

Fight at Darts Competition in Australia

vocabulary: darts (n), to break out (phrasal verb), fancy dress (n), chaos (n). Yesterday, at a darts competition in Melbourne, Australia, a fight broke out in the audience. ‘Mighty Mike’ van Gerwin, from Holland, was playing Simon ‘the Wizard’...