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2016 Olympics: Day 1 Finals & Gold Medal Events

Posted on 5 Aug, 2016, by in Other Sport

The 2016 Olympics have already begun in Rio and all over Brazil, but the first gold medals will be handed out on Saturday. Cycling will see Chris Froome in the … More

Swimming World Championships – Day 1 Gold Medalists

Posted on 2 Aug, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

The first day of the Swimming World Championships split four gold medals between four nations. Katie Ledecky crushed the competition in the women’s 400 meters freestyle, Sun Yang narrowly beat James Guy for the gold in the men’s 400 meters freestyle, the Australian women (Emily Seebohm, Emma McKeon, Bronte Campbell and Cate Campbell) took gold in the women’s 4×100 meters freestyle relay while France (Florent Manaudou, Fabien Gilot, Mehdy Metella and Jérémy Stravius) took advantage of the American and Australian absence to win the men’s 4×100 meters freestyle relay. More

NBA Summer League, Day 1 – Frank Kaminsky Makes a Strong First Impression

Posted on 5 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

The Charlotte Hornets first round draft pick, Frank Kaminsky, probably gave the strongest performance on the first day of the NBA Summer League in Orlando out of the rookies in action, although Mario Hezonja, Stanley Johnson, Justise Winslow and Myles Turner didn’t do too badly either. More

Copa America – Day 1 Results & Table

Posted on 11 Jun, 2015, by in Soccer

The 2015 Copa America begins with the hosts not impressing, but still beating Ecuador 2-0, as Arturo Vidal (from the penalty spot) and Eduardo Vargas gave Chile their first 3 points. More

Copa America – Day 1 Predictions (Chile vs Ecuador)

Posted on 11 Jun, 2015, by in Soccer

The 2015 Copa America begins with the hosts, Chile, playing the group A opening match at the Estadio Nacional in Santiago against Ecuador, hoping to fulfill the promise and live up to the expectations of the nation. More

NCAA Tournament – Day 1 Predictions (Second Round)

Posted on 19 Mar, 2015, by in NBA

The start of the second round (or round of 64) is the actual beginning of the real NCAA tournament, with the first day presenting us, as the number one seeds in the East region (Villanova) and Midwest (Kentucky) kick off their road towards the national championship. Notre Dame, Iowa State, Arizona and North Carolina also begin. More

World Cup – Day 1 Results & Table

Posted on 12 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Day 1 of the 2014 World Cup is behind us. One match in group A, as the hosts Brazil beat Croatia thanks to some creative brilliance from Neymar and Oscar, … More

World Cup – Day 1 Predictions (Brazil vs Croatia)

Posted on 12 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

And so it begins – The 2014 World Cup, as the host nation, Brazil, with an enormous amount of pressure and expectations on their shoulders, begin the road to what hopefully, for them, ends with lifting the trophy for a sixth time, while Croatia, on paper the second strongest team in Group A, will try and make it yet another surprise in the history of World Cup openers. More

NBA – Day 1 Scores & Standings

Posted on 30 Oct, 2013, by in NBA

The NBA season started with three games on opening night, with the Chicago Bulls losing to the Miami Heat as Derrick Rose made his return to the league stealing most … More

2013 NCAA Tournament – Day 1 Predictions

Posted on 21 Mar, 2013, by in NBA

The real first day of the NCAA tournament kicks off with the second round and two number one seeds, Gonzaga and Louisville, beginning their way, hopefully to the Final Four in Atlanta, with games against Southern and North Carolina A&T respectively, hoping not to make 2013 the year in which a 16th seed finally pulled off the biggest upset of them all. More