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Rugby World Cup – Quarter Finals Results

Posted on 17 Oct, 2015, by in Rugby

A classic semi final between the All Blacks and the Springboks has been set as South Africa beat Wales 23-19 thanks to a late Fourie du Preez try while New Zealand humiliated France 62-13 with a try-fest led by Julian Savea with three. More

Rugby World Cup – The Eight Teams in the Quarter Finals

Posted on 12 Oct, 2015, by in Rugby

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is getting to the point of the really interesting matches, the quarter finals. Here are some short team profiles for the Elite Eight: New Zealand, Australia, Ireland, Wales, South Africa, Argentina, France and Scotland. More

Ranking the 8 Teams Left in the Champions League

Posted on 15 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Real Madrid, with a Cristiano Ronaldo brace didn’t have too hard of a time against CSKA in the second leg, while the Chelsea old guard had a heroic night at Stamford Bridge, making an improbable comeback en route to a 4-1 win over Napoli in extra time. Still, despite trailing behind Real Madrid in the league, Lionel Messi and Barcelona are the favorites to win the Champions League, with Real Madrid, Bayern and Milan not too far behind. More

A Roger Federer Fan Still Shocked by Tsonga Loss

Posted on 30 Jun, 2011, by in Tennis

It’s always hard, as as fan, to watch Roger Federer lose. The way he lost to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Wimbledon yesterday was extremely painful. More

Nadal Needed Soderling to Wake up

Posted on 1 Jun, 2011, by in Tennis

Rafael Nadal hasn’t had an impressive run in the 2011 French Open, until today, when he beat the only man who ever managed to take down Nadal at the Roland Garros – Robin Soderling. More

Adebayor Doubles in Real Madrid’s Comfortable 4-0 over Tottenham

Posted on 5 Apr, 2011, by in Soccer

Tottenham didn’t last long with 10 men against Real Madrid, already going behind after four minutes. Adebyor scored twice, Ronaldo and Di Maria scored two (fantastic more) as Real won the first leg with ease 4-0. More

2011 Australian Open – Nadal Beaten, Ferrer and Murray Advance

Posted on 26 Jan, 2011, by in Tennis

David Ferrer finished the hopes of a ‘Rafa Slam’, beating an injured Rafael Nafal in the 2011 Australian Open, setting a Semi Final meeting with Andy Murray who also advanced today. More

2011 Australian Open – Federer and Djokovic Advance

Posted on 25 Jan, 2011, by in Tennis

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic had no problems today, kicking off the men’s quarter finals at the 2011 Australian Open. More

Germany Crush Argentina en Route to Semi Final

Posted on 3 Jul, 2010, by in Soccer

Lionel Messi didn’t show up, again, for a big Argentina match, as Germany did to Maradona what they did to England a few days earlier, crushing the Albiceleste 4-0, never allowing Argentina any real threat on Neuer’s goal, with every piece of Low’s puzzle working perfectly, orchestrated by the fantastic Bastian Schweinsteiger, eliminating the second South American juggernaut side from the World Cup, ending the talks about Latin domination in South Africa. More

Thursday Thoughts on Arsenal-Barca

Posted on 1 Apr, 2010, by in Soccer

Some thoughts and notes about the 2-2 draw between Arsenal and Barcelona in their champions league quarter final clash. More