GDR football: forward under the wreath of corn (nd-aktuell.de)

Photo: dpa | Patrick Pleul Marco Bertram has dared to write a football book that on the one hand depicts the history of ASK / FC Forwards, but on the other hand tells four decades of life in the workers’ and farmers’ state in the form of a novel on a fictional level. What sounds […]

Alba Berlin extends with homegrown Tim Schneider

Basketball-Bundesliga Alba Berlin extends with homegrown Tim Schneider A basketball is on the field. Photo: dpa Berlin. The old and new German champion Alba Berlin is counting on Tim Schneider in the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL) for the long term. The contract with the home-grown player was extended by three more years to 2025, as the […]

German Championships: Sprinter Burghardt wants a big double appearance again

Status: 06/22/2022 07:14 a.m Sprinter Alexandra Burghardt draws both composure and motivation from Olympic silver in the bobsleigh. “On the one hand, I now have the necessary rest. On the other hand, of course, it all spurs me on even more because it’s really fun now,” said the track and field athlete from LG Wacker […]

Mayor Giffey receives Master Alba Berlin

Basketball-Bundesliga Mayor Giffey receives Master Alba Berlin Berlin’s Governing Mayor Franziska Giffey (M) welcomes Alba Berlin in the Red City Hall. Photo: dpa Berlin. The Governing Mayor of Berlin, Franziska Giffey, received the German basketball champion Alba Berlin. “Berlin congratulates its albatrosses on the eleventh championship in the club’s history, which the team has won […]

BBL: Alba professional Thiemann sees his future in Berlin

Status: 06/21/2022 07:02 a.m Johannes Thiemann sees his near future after the third basketball championship in a row with permanent winner Alba Berlin: “I still have an ongoing contract and I’m very happy in Berlin.” “It’s going quite well in terms of play. If someone from the NBA knocked, I would listen to it now,” […]

Thiemann sees the future in Berlin

Albas Johannes Thiemann has the ball ready for a free throw. © Andreas Gora/dpa/archive image The capitals have won five of the past six national titles. “I would definitely like to continue working on our joint success story in Berlin. We’re all in the mood for it!” said the 28-year-old national player. When asked if […]

Tennis player Ons Jabeur is an idol in the Arab world

VMaybe the Tunisian Ons Jabeur had home games in Berlin. Again and again there were shouts in French, again and again she was cheered on in Arabic. When she defeated the American Coco Gauff in two sets in the semifinals of the grass tournament, her fans in the Steffi Graf Stadium threw up red flags […]

BBL Playoffs: Thiemann voted Most Valuable Player of Finals Series

Status: 06/19/2022 5:13 p.m Johannes Thiemann from Alba Berlin has been voted the most valuable basketball player of the final series. The 28-year-old German national player was chosen by the journalists, as the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL) announced after the fourth final in Munich. The Berliners previously had the series with a 96:81-S ieg finished and […]

Tennis player Ons Jabeur is an idol in the Arab world

VMaybe the Tunisian Ons Jabeur had home games in Berlin. Again and again there were shouts in French, again and again she was cheered on in Arabic. When she defeated the American Coco Gauff in two sets in the semifinals of the grass tournament, her fans in the Steffi Graf Stadium threw up red flags […]