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Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather Keeps Changing His Reasons For Avoiding Manny Pacquiao

Posted on 21 Aug, 2013, by in Boxing

There are two reasons that made Floyd Mayweather duck Manny Pacquiao for a few years before the fight stopped being relevant – the money was something Mayweather never wanted to settle on, and the fact that he was simply afraid to lose. More

LeBron James Shaved Head

People Care About the LeBron James Hairline Because He’s No Longer Popular

Posted on 21 Aug, 2013, by in Miscellaneous

The only reason people seem to care so much about LeBron James and his receding hairline has to do with the popularity decline he suffered with the general sports fan the moment he staged ‘The Decision’ and signed with the Miami Heat. It’s the same reason that the sight of his shaved head is causing such a needless discussion and interest. More

Springboks vs Argentina 2013

2013 Rugby Championship – South Africa vs Argentina Predictions

Posted on 16 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

The Springboks were the only team last year to fail and win both matches against Argentina, but it seems that the weakening of Los Pumas should make the opening match between the two sides a less than even affair. More

Wallabies vs All Blacks 2013

2013 Rugby Championship – Australia vs New Zealand Predictions

Posted on 16 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

In the 2013 edition of the Rugby Championship (formerly known as the Tri-Nations) and the Bledisoe Cup, the Wallabies once again enter as huge underdogs regardless of the venue, with the All Blacks favorites to win the tournament and the head-to-head challenge they’ve been dominating for so long. More

Jeremy Lin Tattoo

Jeremy Lin Knows How to Make Fun of Himself

Posted on 15 Aug, 2013, by in Miscellaneous

The offseason is time for NBA stars to have some fun, and for Jeremy Lin it means making videos on his own Youtube channel, endorsing the star power of Steve Nash and James Harden in order to make a bit of fun of himself. More

Australia beat Lions

Squads for the 2013 Rugby Championship

Posted on 14 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

For the second straight year, the Rugby Championship kicks off in the four-team format, as Argentina continue to look for their first win in the competition, while South Africa and Australia are hoping that something can be done against the uber-dominating All Blacks, sweeping their way towards the title last year.
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Empty Luzhniki Stadium

No One is Coming to See the World Championships in Athletics

Posted on 13 Aug, 2013, by in Other Sport

Excellent results and the usual stars aren’t enough to bring in the fans to the 2013 World Championships in Athletics held at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, with some embarrassing scenes of empty seats in the tens of thousands constantly on the screen during the opening ceremony and even in the biggest even the competition has to offer, the 100 meters final with Usain Bolt on the track. More

Chiefs

Chiefs With an Awesome Haka to Celebrate Winning Another Super Rugby Title

Posted on 5 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

For the second straight year, the Chiefs finish on top of the Super Rugby season, beating the Brumbies 27-22 in the final held at Waikato Stadium at Hamilton, producing an exceptional Haka dance to celebrate their dominance of New Zealand and Southern Hemisphere Rugby. More

Missy Franklin

Swimming Gold Medal Count of the 2013 World Championships

Posted on 4 Aug, 2013, by in Other Sport

As always, the United States finish on top of the Swimming World Championships, leading the gold and total medal count, with Missy Franklin emerging as the big star of the pool for the women, winning a total of six gold medals despite only recently turning 18. More

Katie Ledecky

World Records Set in the 2013 Swimming World Championships

Posted on 4 Aug, 2013, by in Other Sport

In the post special suits era of swimming you don’t expect too many records to be broken in the World Championships, and yet it happened six times in Barcelona, all by women swimmers, with Lithuanian sensation Ruta Meilutyte and another 16-year old, Katie Ledecky, both breaking two records during the meet, with Yulia Yefimova and Rikke Moller Pedersen adding a world record each. More