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Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy Wins the Open Championship – Close to the Career Grand Slam

Posted on 21 Jul, 2014, by in Other Sport

The final day of the 2014 Open Championship wasn’t the best Rory McIlroy had during the four days at Liverpool, but he did just about enough to claim his third major title, finishing two strokes ahead of Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia, getting one title closer to the career grand slam. More

Canelo Alvarez

Canelo Alvarez Shut the Mouth of Erislandy Lara

Posted on 13 Jul, 2014, by in Boxing

Heading into his fight with Canelo Alvarez, Erislandy Lara couldn’t stop talking about how he was going to beat the Mexican star. It turns out words come easily for the Cuban boxer, who spent most of the catchweight fight running away from Canelo, losing by a split decision. More

Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic Won Wimbledon By Beating Roger Federer & the Fans

Posted on 7 Jul, 2014, by in Tennis

The fans cheered for Novak Djokovic at the end of another epic Wimbledon final, beating Roger Federer in five sets, out of courtesy and habit. They really preferred to see him on the losing side of things on what remained of the grass court, making the triumph and lifting his seventh Grand Slam title a whole lot sweeter. More

Carl Edwards

Carl Edwards Wins at Sonoma – Giving Someone Else a Shot

Posted on 23 Jun, 2014, by in Other Sport

It almost ended badly for Carl Edwards but the Roush Fenway Racing managed to hang on at the Toyota/Save Mart 350 to claim his second victory of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, finishing just ahead of Jeff Gordon and breaking the streak Hendrick Motorsports had going when heading into Sonoma. More

Matthias Schlitte

Matthias Schlitte, Arm Wrestling Champion With Different Sized Arms

Posted on 20 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous

It takes something special for someone to be an arm wrestling champion and get noticed by more than just those who follow that niche sport. You might say Matthias Schlitte, with numerous titles but especially a right arm that is 33% larger than his left, has what it takes to stand out. More

Georges the dog

Georges the Dog Trying to Play Fetch With World Cup Footballers

Posted on 18 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Not all dogs are interested in TV or watching sports, but it turns out one canine named Georges can’t get enough of the 2014 World Cup, as he is pretty sure the ball moving around the pitch on the screen is a game for him to participate in. More

Martin Kaymer

Martin Kaymer – US Open Champion, Not a One Hit Wonder

Posted on 16 Jun, 2014, by in Other Sport

It’s been quite some time since Martin Kaymer stood proud, knowing he has won a tournament. That moment came for him in the 2014 US Open, winning his second major and first in four years and finishing off a dominant weekend at Pinehurst No. 2, coming in first way ahead of Rickie Fowler and Erik Compton. More

Jimmie Johnson

Jimmie Johnson Wins at Michigan – Starting to Take Over

Posted on 16 Jun, 2014, by in Other Sport

It’s becoming a familiar sight to see Jimmie Johnson sprayed with some bubbly after winning his third out of the last four races, finishing first in Michigan for the first time in his career, slightly edging Kevin Harvick to take the Quicken Loans 400 and make it another great day for Hendrick Motorsports and Chevrolet. More

Shrek & the Cup

2014 World Cup – Best Fan Photos From Day 3

Posted on 15 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

One of the most beautiful things about the World Cup isn’t the football but the gathering of fans from all over the world. The colors, the noises, the sounds and the differences between people from all around the world. On day 3 it came in the form or the plentiful English, the always original Japanese, the noisy and pretty Colombians and the fun and colorful Ivory Coast crowd. More

Kings win Stanley Cup

NHL Playoffs – Los Angeles Kings Champions Again, New York Rangers Hate Overtimes

Posted on 14 Jun, 2014, by in Other Sport

There’s just something special about the Los Angeles Kings that’s hard to put the finger on. The 2014 Stanley Cup champions overcame a deficit to win in overtime for the third time in the series, beating the New York Rangers 3-2 to claim their second title in three years after five games in a tougher than it appears run, as Alec Martinez scored the goal that gave them the championship. More