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In other news: It has just been released that the top team in this years battlefield 3 tournament have been disqualified for the use of performance enhancing drugs (5 hour energy) and performance enhancing head shot scripts.
    
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In other news: It has just been released that the top team in this years battlefield 3 tournament have been disqualified for the use of performance enhancing drugs (5 hour energy) and performance enhancing head shot scripts.

5 hour energy? you mean adderall
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This is great news for all the Korean StarCraft 2 pros as there have been several issues with them getting work visas to US due to fact that "pro gaming" was not considered profession.
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Pretty sure his point isn't whether it's indoors or outdoors, but whether the level of physical exertion "qualifies" a particular activity as a sport. While his point is valid in some regard, it's completely ridiculous to write off progamers as chubby fat kids who just play video games all day. Most pro-gamers maintain a level of physical fitness. There are those who don't, but the same applies to any other sport like Chess, or Driving, or whatever.

I'm only trying to point out the problems with his definition of a sport or athlete.
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