Marking Mascots - Just Stick to Cute and Cuddly

Tom Mellor | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Sport
Tom Mellor

Last month saw the latest addition to the haul of international tournament mascots that delight and disturb in equal measure. Shuéme, the great white owl, was unveiled as the mascot of the Women's FIFA World Cup to be held in Canada next year.

The Fake Shake: Suárez Gets A Taste Of His Own Medicine From Mascot (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Sport

Luis Suárez humiliated Tottenham in Liverpool's 5-0 win at White Hart Lane on Sunday, but at least the Spurs mascot got the better of the Uruguayan. ...

Olympic Mascots Made In 'Chinese Sweatshops'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK

The makers of the official London 2012 Olympic mascots are under investigation after accusations that the cuddly toys, Wenlock, Mandeville and Pride t...

WATCH: Basketball Backboard Smashed By Mascot's Slam Dunk

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK Comedy

The students at New Palestine High School, Indiana, were expecting a lot from the Indiana Pacers' mascot Boomer when he came to town this weekend. ...