Chess boxing grows in popularity

Enthusiasts promote the increasingly popular sport as the ultimate test of physical and mental strength.

    The sport of chess boxing may sound like a joke, but its competitors take it very seriously.

    It is billed as the ultimate test of physical and mental strength.

    As Al Jazeera's Jessica Baldwin reports from London's Royal Albert Hall, audiences are growing and organisers are predicting a new craze.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Take a tour through East and West Jerusalem to see the difference in quality of life for Israelis and Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.