Children have it good in the southern German town of Ettlingen. The town boasts fifty outdoor playgrounds and a giant indoor one that's a paradise when the cold wind howls. It has plenty of toys and sports equipment, and it's free of charge.
Oberwiesenthal, the highest town in Germany, used to be known as the St. Moritz of the East. But times have changed. DW’s Elisabeth Jahn visits a town still clinging to its past and yet striving to revamp its image.
With the latest news that the 2022 World Cup looks set to be held in the winter months of November and December, Jonathan Harding explains why FIFA's poor timing pales in comparison to its choice of host country.
US magazine "Sports Illustrated" report that the 2022 World Cup is set to be the first edition of the tournament to be held in November and December. An official decision will be made in March.
Germany won two team events in Sweden on Sunday to end a wait for gold dating back to 1987. Watching on was DOSB president Alfons Hörmann, who said Hamburg and Berlin should host the 2024 Olympic bids.
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