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Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Mayweather vs Pacquiao – Making a Lot of Money, as Expected

Posted on 24 Mar, 2015, by in Boxing

The upcoming fight between Floyd Mawyeather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao was expected to set several PPV, gate and over financial records in the sport of boxing, but it might be exceeding expectations with still more than a month to go. More

Ireland Six Nations Champions

2015 Six Nations: Ireland Repeat as Champions & Updated All-Time Table

Posted on 23 Mar, 2015, by in Rugby

For a second straight year Ireland come out on top of the Six Nations tournament, showing they mean business on a World Cup year, edging out England and Wales thanks to point differentials, beating Scotland by 30 points on the final day to claim their third championship in the Six Nations era. More

Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic Stretching the Distance From Everyone Else

Posted on 23 Mar, 2015, by in Tennis

There’s very little argument about the fact that Novak Djokovic is the best tennis player in the world. His win over Roger Federer to claim the Indian Wells Masters title for a fourth time in his career just made the gulf between him and the rest of the field even greater. More

Sports

Stating the Obvious – Soccer Finals Most Watches Sporting Events in the World

Posted on 17 Mar, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

Not that there’s anything new or refreshing about this newsflash, but it’s always nice for soccer fans to gloat in the glory of pure, simple and undisputable numbers. Football (real football as some refer to it) is the most popular sport in the world. More

Ultimate Warrior

FiveThirtyEight Shed Some Light on Early Deaths of Professional Wrestlers

Posted on 15 Mar, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

We don’t usually do “Link” posts here but FiveThirtyEight’s look on the deaths of too many wrestlers that took part in WrestleMania VI on April 1, 1990 sheds an ugly light on what it might actually mean to be a professional wrestler in an outfit such as the WWE, and strikes a frightening resemblance to the life of some ex-NFL players. More

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Best ‘Floyd Mayweather Can’t Read’ Meme Ever Made

Posted on 12 Mar, 2015, by in Boxing

The hype event to promote the Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather fight was bound to bring up a horde of memes making fun of the event, and it managed to generate the best of the ‘Mayweather can’t read’ memes, at least as of the time these words are being written. More

Camille Muffat

Camille Muffat, Olympic Gold Medalist, Dies in Helicopter Crash

Posted on 10 Mar, 2015, by in Other Sport

The death of Camille Muffat, the 25 year old French swimmer, a gold medalist winner in the 2012 Olympics in London, came as quite a shock and fills the world of sport with sadness for the premature passing of a very talented young women. More

Kevin Harvick

Kobalt 400 – Kevin Harvick Starts Defending His Title

Posted on 9 Mar, 2015, by in Other Sport

For the first time in his career, Kevin Harvick wins at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, making it his first victory of the 2015 Sprint Cup Series, giving the NASCAR champion the lead in the standings, finishing ahead of Martin Truex Jr. and Ryan Newman. More

Thurman beats Guerrero

Keith Thurman Destroys Robert Guerrero; Proves He’s Big-Time

Posted on 8 Mar, 2015, by in Boxing

If anyone had any doubt about Keith Thurman being the real deal came his dominant performance against Robert Guerrero, winning by unanimous decision to retain his WBA Welterweight title. More

Jimmie Johnson

Honor QuikTrip 500 – Jimmie Johnson is Just Getting Started

Posted on 2 Mar, 2015, by in Other Sport

It didn’t take Jimmie Johnson too long to pick his first win of the 2015 NASCAR season, following his fifth place finish in Daytona with winning his 71st career race in Atlanta at the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, which puts him in second place behind Joey Logano and one of the four drivers so far with two top 5 finishes to kick off the season. More