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Feb 29th, 2008
1901 footage of rugby match is the world's oldest
Fascinating footage from more than a hundred years ago, believed to be the first ever game of rugby caught on film, has resurfaced ahead of the final week of the 2018 Six Nations. The video, which is just under a minute in length, shows a 1901...
Feb 20th, 2018 by gopher
fergie star spangled banner
Fergie It was sexy: Fergies NBA All-Star Game anthem confuses, amuses | Toronto Sun can't say i care for the jazz rendition of the star spangled banner.
Copa America 2016
Well, it's been a blast. Last night in the quarterfinals, the USA beat Ecuador 2-1 in a brutal match. But it was a Pyrrhic victory. Bobby Wood and Bedoya will be suspended for the semi-final due to two yellow cards in two games, and Jermaine Jones...
Dec 26th, 2017 by Sorrow
Rumor in 2018
Maybe it's time to review the world-class football world in Europe. But in this subject, it is Spain, Italy, Germany and the English league football. Silly Season winter 2018: 1. Ciro Immobile This I believe go to Man United. 2. Alexis Sánchez
2018 World Juniors - Buffalo
It's the most wonderful time of the year. Haven't paid much attention to the rosters but I suppose, as usual, Canada is one of the favorites. Watching Can/Sui exhibition whilst getting a Christmas glow on
Dec 6th, 2017 by avro23
Russia Banned from 2018 Olympics-World Yawns
People forget/never understood how big a deal Olympic participation used to be for Russia in the Bad Old Days of the Soviet (read commie swine) Empire. And for all that they got rid of the commissars they couldn't give up their cheating lying ways- if...
(by bill barilko)
Match day EPL
Man United starting XI tonight: De Gea Smalling, Lindelof, Rojo Valencia, Matic, Pogba, Young Martial, Lingard Lukaku We could played 3 midfielder but is 4 midfielder.
Nov 27th, 2017 by Hoid
Nov 27th, 2017 by Kreskin
I've given up on the Roughriders. Now I have a new team to support. . . Le Rouge-et-noir!
NFL Kneeling Protest
If I was the mayor or police chief of an NFL city, I would ask for volunteer cops, black and white, to go out and kneel with the NFL players and say "Yes, there are problems. We know there are problems. Let's work on them together." And I'd talk to the...
Houston Astros Win World Series
It was the Astros game from the start. Great pitching and early RBIs on the board were enough to hold off LA. It was a great game. Apparently, this is an historic win for Houston - so good on them. I think the final was 5 - 1. I know for sure the...
England stage comeback against Spain to win Under-17 World Cup
England won the Under 17 World Cup in stunning fashion, staging an improbable fightback from two goals down to stun Spain in the Final and lift the trophy for the first time amid delirious scenes. It completes an unprecedented year of success for...
Wayne, say it ain't so
Its been nearly two decades since Wayne Gretzky last decked out opponents in the NHL, but on Monday night, VIPs at a charity function in Hamilton claim The Great One pulled a fast one on them. VIP attendees paid between $999 and $1499 for tickets...
American cricket gets ready for take-off
One of the world's most popular sports is barely known in the US. But, driven by a new generation of immigrants, could cricket finally take off? American cricket gets ready for take-off By Owen Amos BBC News, Washington DC 14 October 2017 ...
Ravens Anthem Singer Resigns
OK, I feel sorry for the guy. He feels so torn by all the dwama around the whole kneeling thing that he felt compelled to give up his job as the anthem singer (I know, right? Who knew that was a job?). Fortunately, the Ravens' placekicker is an...
The Invictus Games
GO TEAM CANADA! :canada: I watched W5 prior to the opening ceremonies of the games. The benefits of wounded vets becoming involved in some type of sport and...
WATCH: Young girl hit by foul ball during Yankees game
WATCH: Young girl hit by foul ball during Yankees game THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 05:26 PM EDT | Updated: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 05:35 PM EDT NEW YORK Aaron Judge hit his AL-leading 45th home run and...
Mo Farah performs farewell Mobot on top of the London Eye
On Saturday night an emotional Mo Farah broke down in tears after missing out on a fairytale finale at the World Championships. And this morning he waved farewell to track athletics in Britain in the most dramatic of fashion - atop the London Eye. The...
NHL says it won't participate in 2018 Olympics
It appears the 2018 Winter Olympics will lack the star power of Sidney Crosby, Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews after the NHL announced Monday it will not interrupt next season to accommodate the Pyeongchang Games. Instead, hockey will...
Let's go Cubs.
Been a Cubs fan most of my life. About time after more than a century that they are the champions. Go Cubbies !
Pete Rose: I had sex with teen girl
Pete Rose: I had sex with teen girl By Brad Hunter, Toronto Sun First posted: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 04:39 PM EDT | Updated: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 04:44 PM EDT Disgraced baseball great Pete Rose has been beaned by another of lifes curve balls....
Aug 1st, 2017 by tay
Did The Bell Just Toll?
OK, so the smartest man in the NFL just took a hard look at the CTE data. . . and abruptly retired. Is this the beginning of the end for American/Canadian football? Genius John Urschel Explains His Decision To Retire From NFL
Federer wins record eighth Wimbledon title
Roger Federer became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times and extended his record to 19 Grand Slam titles with victory over Croatia's Marin Cilic. Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic to win record eighth title By Piers Newbery BBC...