January 17, 2011 | GRANT WAHL
The world is getting its first good look at Qatar, which has—controversially—been awarded the World Cup
December 13, 2010 | David Sabino
Last Thursday, Russia and Qatar were awarded the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup Finals, respectively. Here, the tale of the tape on the largest and smallest nations to host the world's most popular sporting event.
August 10, 1987 | Donald J. Barr
When Mort Young became our resident computer expert last March, we got a lot more than we bargained for. Most SI writers and editors are low-tech people who, having been married to their typewriters for years,...
July 04, 2011 | PHIL TAYLOR
Allow me to introduce you to your new favorite team. Its players won't win the World Series or reach the Hall of Fame, but you'll never root harder for another ball club, or feel prouder to do so. The shortstop is...
March 14, 2011