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West Indies emerge victorious in a seesaw battle

T20 format in cricket is something like a rebel game or it so seems to the traditional test cricket, in the days of Kerry Packers rebel tours the test playing nations officialdom despised, by laying sanctions on players participation. In fact the seeds of future cricket was laid here where quick fire games became the norm for this format, here ...

What to take from England’s friendlies

England’s footballers recently completed the second of their two international friendlies which precede the Euro 2016 tournament. The matches against Germany and the Netherlands were both well contested, but have also reignited several debates about how England should and will play in France this summer. Some of the philosophies I have heard touted have seem respectable and watertight, others seem ...

England Power To World T20 Final

England powered into their second World Twenty20 final as they beat New Zealand by seven wickets in India where the World Twenty20 Cricket championship is being held. Batting first, the Black Caps New Zealand team raced to 89-1 after 10 overs, with Colin Munro making a score of 46. However England came back in the middle overs and towards the ...

Frampton vs Quigg: When world champions, countries and honour collides

This Saturday will see one of the most eagerly awaited fights in years explode in Manchester. Two world champions, two undefeated fighters and two extraordinary gentleman will put everything on the line all for the benefit of fans around the world.

For a sport inundated with needless politics mainly caused by the presence of too many governing bodies, boxing is used to witnessing the most dangerous combatants in each weight class avoiding each other. One should only look to the light heavyweight scene where it seems Adonis Stevenson is too content to cling to his WBC championship belt instead of engaging with the other power house of the division Sergey 'Krusher' Kovavlev.

Thankfully at super-bantamweight this is not the case. As IBF champion Carl Frampton and WBA "super" champion Scott Quigg are finally locking horns this weekend. A fight that has been in the making for years will finally come to fruition at the MEN arena.

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Frampton floors the very rugged Kiko Martinez a fighter who Frampton fought in two gr

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F1 testing- no longer an exciting process

It is around this time of year that Formula 1 aficionados like me (also known as the sad individuals who struggled to meet girls at school) begin to feel excitement at the inauguration of pre- season testing and the new car launches that precede it. Testing for the new season will start next week. New car launches used to possess ...

Ronaldo rocket ruins Roma

After Tuesdays ridiculous press conference performance, when golbal icon and full time prima-dona Christiano Ronaldo stormed out following questions regarding his away form this season. He at least extinguished some criticism, in last nights Champions League match away to Roma, with a stunning strike that assisted his Real Madrid team who eventually acquired an impressive 0-2 win away from home. ...

Nike cancel Pacman sponsorship

Following derogatory remarks made by Manny Pacquiao likening homosexuals to animals, global sports giant Nike have cancelled their association with the multi weight champion. We find Manny Pacquiao’s comments abhorrent. Nike strongly oppose discrimination of any kind and has a long history of supporting and standing up for the rights of the LGBT community. We no longer have a relationship ...

Golovkin to face Dominic Wade for unified middleweight championship

Kazakh demolition specialist Gennady “GGG” Golovkin will face undefeated challenger Dominic Wade on April 23 in Los Angeles. Coming off yet another destructive win over Canada’s David Lemieux, Golovkin will put both his WBA and IBF titles on the line. Wade who is 18-0 with 12 knock outs will be facing by far his toughest test of his career to ...

Prost’s F1 dilemma

Ex- Formula one driver and four time world champion Alain Prost has spoken out regarding the current state of motor racings top tier. It is no secret that since the introduction of the hybrid engines in 2014, a move that prompted the complete domination by Mercedes, formula 1 has been anything but viewer friendly. The team has triumphed on thirty ...

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