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Messi ice bucket challenge

17 Footballers Taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted on 20 Aug, 2014, by in Miscellaneous

Trends travel fast, and taking the ice bucket challenge, serving as a way to raise awareness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or also Lou Gehrig’s disease) is a celebrity fad at the moment, which includes football stars like Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Steven Gerrard and Mesut Ozil taking it head on. More

Roger Federer

Roger Federer – Cincinnati Masters Leading up to US Open Title

Posted on 18 Aug, 2014, by in Tennis

He’s not back. Roger Federer never left. He has rough patches and slumps, but despite his age, the burdens of family life and the injuries that keep coming to nag him from time to time, the greatest player in the history of Tennis, fresh of his first Masters title (Cincinnati) in exactly two years, looks finally like someone who can win a Grand Slam, the up & coming US Open, again. More

Tony Stewart

Tony Stewart Won’t & Shouldn’t Be Racing Anytime Soon

Posted on 15 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

For the second straight week, Tony Stewart is pulling out of a NASCAR race following the death of Kevin Ward Jr. a week ago, as the three-time Sprint Cup Champion ran into the driver of the sprint car. For all the parties concerned, it’s a good thing Stewart is staying away from the wheel for now. More

Fat Ronaldo

Fat Versions of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo & Other Football Stars

Posted on 14 Aug, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Some fantastic artwork by the Colombian Fulvio Obregon gives us the world’s biggest football stars in their fat version, including small guys like Lionel Messi or the perfectly built Cristiano Ronaldo looking like he hasn’t been to the gym for quite some time, making up for that time with visits to some burger joint and always asking for extras. More

Tiger Woods

Ryder Cup – Tiger Woods Isn’t Going to be in it

Posted on 14 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

It hasn’t been a very good year for Tiger Woods in 2014 – injuries and simply playing badly, before and after his back surgery. While Tom Watson wanted to keep him in consideration, the biggest name in Golf has taken himself out of the running. More

AJ Allmendinger

AJ Allmendinger Wins at Watkins Glen – No One Cared About the Race

Posted on 11 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

While the spotlight was on AJ Allmendinger, winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup race for the first time in his career, the atmosphere and thoughts at Watkins Glen focused on the death of Kevin Ward Jr. and the absence of Tony Stewart, who changes his mind and decided not to take part of the race so shortly after the tragic accident that took a man’s life. More

Rory McIlroy

PGA Championship – Rory McIlory Proves He’s Special Once Again

Posted on 11 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

The popular thing at the moment is trying to figure out just how great Rory McIlory can be by comparing him to the legends of golf, but simply focusing on the fact that he’s the best golfer in the world, winning the 2014 PGA Championship to make it two titles in that tournament and four majors over the last four years is enough to distinguish himself from the rest of the field. More

Jones, Cormier

Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier in a Lovely Exchange of Threats

Posted on 10 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

The world of MMA and UFC isn’t for those who are shy of dirty words, aggression and an explosion of testosterone. Even outside the cage, just a pre-fight hype talk between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier turned into an ugly affair filled with death threats and other kind and gentle words. More

Tony Stewart, Kevin Ward

Tony Stewart Runs Over & Kills Kevin Ward in Sprint Cup Racing Tragedy

Posted on 10 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

Tragedy struck on the race track of a sprint car race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park, as NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, a 3-time champion, hit and killed Kevin Ward Jr. who stepped out of his car in order to confront him for a collision in the previous lap. More

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods Won’t Let Injury Stop Him From Playing in the PGA Championship

Posted on 7 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

It’s been one year since Tiger Woods last won a title, and it’s been much longer since he has seen success in a Major Tournament and specifically the PGA Championship. That drive to prove he’s still good enough to last four days against the best competition seems to be pushing him beyond the injury that cast a doubt over his participation in the final major of the year. More