How Kabaddi became India’s fastest growing sport | CNBC Sports

That’s me and those guys are players from UP Yoddha, a professional team that plays the Indian sport of kabaddi. The defense has picked up eight points. He’s come back because this is a do or die raid and it is done. With Shrikant Jadhav perhaps… but Rishank Devadiga has been the choice and he […]

Why Dunkin’ Donuts Is Failing in India

Dunkin’ is synonymous with breakfast pretty much everywhere you go. There are more than 12,600 restaurants in 46 countries from Kuwait to Aruba. But there is one market where the company is failed to capture national attention, India. As of 2018, it closed more than half of its stores in just over two years, citing […]

How The IPL Became One Of The Richest Leagues In Cricket and Sports

Cricket it’s a sport that dates back over 400 years. And as of 2019 is officially played in 104 countries around the world. But cricket’s popularity is starting to take a hit. And things are especially bad in the country of its birth, the UK. Ratings there have fallen off a cliff. Less people are […]

Would you pay $235 for a football kit? | CNBC Sports

The start of a new Premier League season brings with it a host of new players, and with them, an array of colorful fresh club kits. All 20 Premier League clubs freshen up their look every summer, with fans buying up the new shirts to match the stars on the pitch. For the 2018/19 season […]

Why does Thailand have so many coups? | CNBC Explains

Thailand is known for its beaches, streetfood, arts and culture. But it’s also been home to more military coup d’états than any other country in modern history. Thailand’s political turmoil can be traced back to 1932 when the first coup took place. The military’s sudden seizure of power from the government ended centuries of absolute […]

The world’s first carbon-neutral football club | CNBC Sports

Far away from the super stadiums of Barcelona’s Nou Camp and Wembley Stadium in London, here you’ll find soccer being done ‘Another Way.’ The New Lawn is home to Forest Green Rovers, officially the world’s greenest football club. Located in the tiny town of Nailsworth in Gloucestershire, England, Forest Green play in the fourth tier […]

How The U.S. And China Are Fighting For Global Power

In his trade conflict with China, President Trump has made big demands and big claims that his tariffs on Chinese imports will force Beijing to give in. I think we will make a deal with China. I really think they want to. I think they sort of have to. The reality is more complicated. President […]