Dateline S2014 Ep25 - Chessboxing

published 6 years ago by SBS Television

It's an unlikely combination of chess and boxing... Dateline looks at the popularity of a game ending in either checkmate or knockout.

Welcome back now to a story about a whimsical sports that's gaining a cult following in the United Kingdom and beyond. It's cool that chessboxing a fusion of 2 of the world's oldest competitions and its opponents will tell you that they have found the ultimate sporting test. Dateline's our new is headed to London for the season opener. Nnamdi there are still some things in life that need to be seen. And then when you do see them in with the wrong kind of. A fair a week earlier. I thought it was a joke. I knew next to nothing about chessboxing when I walked into chess and brit ...

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