Monday, January 5, 2009

international sporting occasions

Popular events like the football World Cup and other international sporting occasions are essential in easing international tensions and releasing patriotic emotions in a safe way.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

Sports are mainly refers to activities that deals with physical strength of human beings but human intelligence also plays a vital part in the outcome of the sporting event. Sports help athletes to improve their physical and metal strength as well as to develop their personality and due to this reason sports has been considered as vital part of in daily activities. Sports are mostly preferred and popular among children due to the entertainment that it is supposed to provide while it remains as an opportunity for everyone with no age barriers.

It is a common believe that sports develop friendship and bring peace to the society despite its competitive nature .In fact the competitive nature of sport is said have given athletes the ability to enhance individual qualities which is vital aspect in the progress of peace and friendship in society.

International sporting events attracts millions of people all over the world to the destination where it is held. These events are telecasted live globally through internet, satellites and television and it provides viewer around the world to gather knowledge on different cultures. Olympics, Cricket, football and rugby world cup are some of the events which are highly attractive in the world. Moreover people who travel to witness these events have even a greater chance of gaining a deep knowledge about diverse countries and cultures. When people are more aware of various communities around the world they tend to respect other cultures and people more than they used to. Globally known sporting events also help people to identify their similarities among them and it eases international tensions making them closer.

After the Tsunami disaster which affected most of the south and East Asian countries including srilanka, India and Bangladesh, cricketers from all over the world joined together and held a cricket series for fundraising for the tsunami victims. Such evens are results of the friendship blossomed among cricketing nations in the world and this event itself improved the respect among cricketing nations.

In conclusion, Sporting events which acquire the participation of many countries would be held in regular basis in future and it could be used as a method of easing international tensions and releasing patriotic emotions in a safe way.

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