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NCAA Tournament – Kansas & Virginia Make it a Bad Day for Number Two Teams

Posted on 23 Mar, 2015, by in NBA

While two Number one seeds, Duke and Wisconsin, kept the chains moving and advanced to the Sweet Sixteen, two number two seeds said goodbye to the tournament rather early, as Wichita State upset in-state rivals Kansas and Michigan State, for a second straight year, stood in the way of Virginia. More

NCAA Tournament – Villanova First Number One to Go Home

Posted on 22 Mar, 2015, by in NBA

The first number one seed to get knocked out of the 2015 NCAA Tournament are Villanova, losing to number-eight North Carolina State, sending them home before the Sweet Sixteen, while Kentucky, Arizona and North Carolina didn’t seem to have so much trouble in an excellent day for the ACC, still perfect after three days of basketball. More

FA Cup 2013 – Third Round Upsets

Posted on 5 Jan, 2013, by in Soccer

There’s no other competition in the world of football quite like the FA Cup, giving the anything-can-happen vibe before every match. As Newcastle players found out, nothing has changed in 2013. More

Roger Federer Drops a Set In Third Round Win over Marin Cilic

Posted on 3 Sep, 2011, by in Tennis

Roger Federer didn’t look his unbeatable old self. He hasn’t looked like that since 2007 and shades of 2009, but despite a wobble and vulnerability showing during the second set and much of the third, the Five time US Open champions beat Marin Cilic 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2, advancing into the third round and beating Marin Cilic for the third time in three matches. More

2011 Wimbledon – The Best Pictures From Day 5

Posted on 24 Jun, 2011, by in Photos

Half the day was ruined by the rain, seeing many matches getting delayed and pushed to tomorrow, including the reigning champion, Rafael Nadal. More

Roger Federer Needs Five Sets to Beat Gilles Simon

Posted on 19 Jan, 2011, by in Tennis

Gilles Simon didn’t make it easy for Roger Federer, taking the Australian Open 2010 champions through a five setter which the Swiss master eventually took over, winning 6-2, 6-3, 4-6, 4-6, 6-3 and advances to the third round. More