That's pretty It is difficult to decide which is more intimidating, Bultukayev's (boll-tuh-KIE-yev) given name or his nickname, "The God of Thunder." The Russian of Chechen decent is currently the world's top-ranked wrestler in the 97kg (214 lbs) weight class.
The pure horror of the Ali Sami Yen Stadium came to the forefront of the British media in the 1990's, as Galatasaray unearthed a decent team and started to do well in Europe.
Televised games from the ground left viewers stunned - pictures taken hours before the kick-off showed a stadium already packed with delirious fans, jumping up and down in unison, with friendly messages such as "Welcome to Hell".
Since then, the North Dakota teams have played without a nickname, something virtually unheard of in American sports.
This year, having completed a two-year “cooling-off period,” the university will begin the process of selecting a new nickname.
“I really don’t know how I am viewed because I’m not on Twitter or Facebook, but fans appreciate players who work hard and play the game the right way,” Gentry told the Star-Telegram. I’m going to run every ball out and I’m going to hustle and give everything I have.” His on-the-field play does speak for itself. He achieved career highs in runs (39), triples (4), home runs (2), walks (29) and stolen bases (24) last season.
"Take a walk on the wild side" sang Lou Reed, apparently about a journey around tough New York. Situated as it is in the colourful La Boca area of Buenos Aires, a Superclasico trip into this neighbourhood for the more upper-class followers of River Plate is precarious in itself.
The old name, however, does not look like it will be forgotten quickly.
On a frigid Friday night in Grand Forks, North Dakota, in November, I joined the throngs of UND hockey fans as they filed into the palatial Ralph Engelstad Arena to watch their team, a perennial college hockey powerhouse ranked No. 7 Miami University Red Hawks from Oxford, Ohio, where I grew up.
If there's a more intimidating place for away fans who watch football live or opposition players to have to play it, then we've yet to come across it.
It's like a gentle Sunday morning stroll down to the newsagents in comparison with trips to our 10 intimidating stadiums from around the world...
There’s also a “Kitten Face” Twitter account and many cat-themed Gentry photos on this Pinterest page.