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Ottawa Senators: Injured Captain Karlsson likely to return next week

There’s disappointment for the fans and management of the Ottawa Senators, as Captain Erik Karlsson would be unavailable throughout their march in Western Canada. General manager Pierre Dorion announced to the travelling media at the club’s downtown hotel on Wednesday that “there would be no speed recovery” for the club’s top defenseman. This comes as sad news,as the Senators were rath ....

India: Cricket fixings for cash and prestigious national awards!

Apparently, Indian regime wants the BCCI and all sport departments to fix the outcomes of games in India’s favor and, having succeeded in its mischief, it readily offers to the players national awards and high posts in government and military. Like Pakistan, India also believes it can hope for wins only in cricket as mutual fixings are rampant in this entertainment cum gambling.  India and ....

All You Need to Know about the Premier League – and How to Place Winning Bets

The English league – the top of the top – is watched by millions of people, for pleasure as well as for the excitement of placing a little wager now and again, and there are millions of bets placed on the English Premier League every time there is a match. In fact, it’s broadcasted to more than half the world; it’s a pastime more and more football fans indulge in. The beauty doesn’t just ....

Joint Cricketism: Indo-England imposes will on Sri Lanka and South Africa

Sri Lankan government is indeed thrilled to see that finally India offered a full 100 to one of the Lankan batboys. In fact, Lankans did not expect such a turnaround luck smiling on them as only they are supposed offer 100s and more to Indian guests. Did Lankan president used his diplomatic channel to talk to New Delhi for a speedy 100 runs for the highly disappointed Lankans? South Africans hav ....

Raptors star Cory Joseph puts a new twist on the selfie

Cory Joseph may be one of Canada's favourite ballers, but what fans don't know is that his selfie game is almost as good as his basketball game. Now, he's taking his selfie snaps to a whole new level with his phone “twofie” feature.

"My smartphone's square camera mode lets me take full advantage of the multiple cameras by letting me photograph the scene in front of me and my reaction to ....

Cricketism: How did Pakistan cut India to size, become ICC Champions 2017?

Pakistan created a history if not miracle at The Oval, on Jun 18, 2017 by winning the ICC Champions 2017 Trophy and they did so by thrashing a formidable team from India. Eventually, the bowlers have won the Trophy for Pakistan.  Then reenergized bowler Mohammad Amir tore through the India top order to cripple Indian  "prowess" and force the "defending champions" to meagre 54-5.Then on ....

Cricketism: How Bowler Aamir led Pakistan to final of Champions Trophy 2017?

This write up is not meant to praise batboys or cricket but to highlight an incident that changed entire cricket scenario for the hopeless Pakistani players playing the Champions Trophy in England and the team might even get the champion title this year. All teams want 100s for their batboys and they exchange them freely. The countries have no shame if their teams lost. They ask them to play more ....

How to Pitch a Tent and other Esential Camping Tips

Pitching a tent is a great way to dip your toe into outdoor living, but before you get engulfed in a sea of nylon, do some scouting. Make sure that your site is free of hazards like broken trees and fallen limbs (which might signal a tree getting ready to fall). Other things to watch out for are beehives and wasp nests. Oh, and keep an eye out for animal droppings. It’s best to avoid areas ....

India's strategy for political sports

India pushes through politics to win sport events. Its insistence to use fake means to become a top sport giant at any cost to outsmart Japan and China is bad in taste. However, India agencies are not bothered about moral or legal aspect of its sport ambitions.  From black magic to lavish money to influencing other nations are the key techniques of India uses for possible sport fame.

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Indian ISL 2016: Kolkata thrash Bharatratna Sachin’s Kerala Blastards

India’s joint sport exercises

India is eager to present itself as a sport giant in contrast to apathetic looking Pakistan without money to promote even joint sport exercises.  India seeks strategic partnerships with foreign teams and players in cricket and sports and buys them in order to make India look shine.  Since cricket is known as a fake sport while football has some posi ....

Tennis: Ana Ivanovic, former world No. 1 retires from Tennis aged 29

Serbian Tennis ace and former world number one Ana Ivanovic has retired from tennis at the age of 29. Ana Ivanovic was 2008 French Open champion. The Serb, always with a nice smile on her face, has been out with injury since August and dropped to 63 in the world rankings, having won just 15 matches in 2016 - the most recent in June.
“I was ranked number one in the world and won Roland Garros ....

Magnus Carlsen clinches third consecutive World Chess Championship

Norwegian Chess maestro Magnus Carlsen has risen to Himalayan heights by extending his dominance over the chess world by winning the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive time in New York on November 30, beating his Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin in a tiebreaker. Carlsen won the championship -- organised by the International Chess Federation, FIDE -- in 2013 and 2014, beating Ind ....

CONCACAF Champions League: Teenager Davies Carries Whitecaps to Quarterfinals

The Vancouver Whitecaps clinched a spot in the CONCACAF Champions League quarter-finals after defeating Sporting Kansas City 2-1 with a fantastic eleventh hour goal on a marathon game played on Tuesday. With this win, the Whitecaps kept their battle to overturn their recent losing form that got them out of playoff contention in the MLS. Alphonso Davies pushed the Whitecaps through when he broke ....

UEFA Champions League – Matchday 1: The Best of Tuesday Action

BARCELONA: Blaugrana’s coach Luis Enrique says he believes Lionel Messi would be the best player in the world wherever he plays on the pitch after watching the Argentine score the 40th hat trick of his career in Barcelona's 7-0 win against Celtic. CELTIC: Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers was disappointed with his side's defeat to Barcelona, but says he believes they can learn lessons from the los ....

“KaeperGate”: NFL Players Join Colin Kaepernick’s Protest

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protest of racial oppression and inequality in the United States continued before Monday night's 28-0 win over the Los Angeles Rams. For the second game in a row, Kaepernick and safety Eric Reid knelt during the song while teammates Antoine Bethea and Eli Harold stood and held up their right fists. "I think it's become so blatantly obvious that ....

Craig Sager's Relentless Fight Against Leukemia

Craig Sager's once lustrous hair is down to a few unruly strands because of chemo, and on this day of hope a simple green T-shirt and blue shorts adorn the broadcaster known by millions for his ostentatious wardrobe and easy rapport with the NBA's elite. He methodically extended a long, skinny arm to an IV pole holding the stem cells he is counting on to save his life. There was silence as he cra ....

U.S. Open Final: Kerber Defeats Pliskova to Win Her First Title

Early in what would become a tight test of a U.S. Open final, Angelique Kerber sprinted forward to somehow reach a drop shot and scoop a down-the-line winner to a corner. The Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd roared, and Kerber celebrated by raising her right hand and wagging her index finger in the air, as if to remind opponent Karolina Pliskova – and everyone else – "I'm No. 1!'' Yes, she is. And ....

The Ultimate Upset: Serena Ousted at U.S. Open

No.10 seed Karolina Pliskova (CZE), pulled the ultimate upset by beating an injured Serena effectively ending her latest pursuit of history. Williams, who double-faulted on match point, said her left knee, which she thought was injured during a second-round match, was a factor Thursday night at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Williams’ coach, Patrick Mouratoglou said the injury obviously affected William ....
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