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Previously on Real Sports
Real Sports visits the capital of the Chechen Republic to explore the strange world of the Akhmat MMA fight club, founded and run by military dictator Ramzan Kadyrov, and examines global warming’s impact on the Great Barrier Reef.
NATAS EMMY AWARDS
HBO Receives 18 News and Docs Emmy Nominations
Real Sports segment “Cost of the Game: The Dangers of Youth Football” has been nominated for Outstanding Investigative Report by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Read the full announcement here.
2017 SPORTS EMMY AWARDS
Real Sports Wins 2 Emmys
HBO took home five trophies from the 38th Annual Sports Emmy Awards. See the full list of winners here.
OVERSEAS PRESS CLUB
Real Sports Receives Peter Jennings Award
The series was honored for its 2016 expose on the International Olympic Committee. This is Real Sports' second award from the OPC. Read here for more on the 78th Annual OPC Award winners.
2017 GUILD AWARDS
HBO Receives 35 Guild Awards
Real Sports took home the award for Outstanding Sports Program. See the full list of HBO winners here.
July 26, 2016
The Lords of the Rings
Ahead of the Rio Olympics, Real Sports took a comprehensive look at the powerful and largely unchecked International Olympic Committee.
April 19, 2016
In 2006, Donald Trump embarked on a mission to build one of the greatest luxury golf resorts in the world on the historic northeast coast of Scotland. The project sparked heated opposition from locals who believed the venture would spoil their pristine coastline.
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