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Sports in Germany

Basketball in Germany?

Basketball © picture-alliance/ ZB

This American sport is becoming increasingly popular in Germany, thanks to German-born Dallas Mavericks' forward Dirk Nowitzki and the 18 professional teams drawing new fans to the sport. 

German Basketball

What is the Bundesliga?

Bundesliga 2012

The Bundesliga is the name most people associate with the top league in German soccer but it is in fact the title given to a far-reaching net of organizations which support and promote the game all over Germany. Here, we give you a quick run down.

The Bundesliga

International Play

2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Olympic Summer Games 2016

The 2016 Olympic Games began on Friday, August 5th in Marcana Stadium in Rio de Jeneiro, Brazil. 499 athletes will compete for the next three weeks in the hopes of taking gold. Last Summer Olympics in London, Germany earned 55 medals.

2016 Olympics

German Athletes in the US

Capitals and Embassy Celebrate German Heritage Night

Deputy Chief Boris Ruge

The Washington Capitals NHL team joined forces with the German Embassy to celebrate German Heritage Night at the Verizon Center. In a matchup between the Capitals and the New York Islanders, there were a total of three German players between the two teams.

German Heritage Night

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