Olympic Basketball Is Dominated By The U.S.

  Although it was not a huge surprise when having the names of Durant and James on your roster, it was a nice feeling to see the U.S. Men’s Basketball Team redeem the gold medal by winning their second straight Olympic title on the final day of the amazing London 2012 Olympic Games.   The […]

Olympic gymnastics: bronze for GB as Japan win silver on appeal

Great Britain’s men won an astonishing Olympic bronze medal in the gymnastics team final – having originally taken silver before a Japanese appeal. Louis Smith, Sam Oldham, Kristian Thomas, Max Whitlock and Dan Purvis produced the first Olympic medal for a GB men’s team since a bronze in 1912. China cruised to gold with GB […]

London 2012: Chinese gold medal winning swimmer Ye Shiwen forced to defend performance described as ‘unbelievable’ and ‘disturbing’

16 year-old claims achievements are the product of hard work and a unique talent, hot-housed in a ‘medal factory’ since primary school She is the teenage torpedo, the Chinese swimming prodigy whose devastating performances have already made her the Games’ most talked-about new star. But 16 year-old Ye Shiwen was today forced to deny that […]

Els’ Quote About The Open Was: “Crazy, Crazy, Crazy.”

Tiger takes a knee! Wait…no, that’s not right…that’s football. Hmm…okay: Tiger slides into home plate and the dirt flies! No, wait…that’s baseball. Oh, yeah, that’s right…Tiger plays golf. What was I thinking?   Well…as everyone knows by now the picture that is all over the internet regarding the British Open is of Tiger Woods. However, […]

But This Weekend – We Saw It!

Everyone is talking about it; the headlines that are all over the place across the World Wide Web when it comes to the sport of baseball focus on the fact that the Oakland A’s have shown the world that they can beat the almighty Yankees!   Yes…most fans say that the Yankees are what baseball […]

Adam Scott equals record with opening 64 at the Open, with Tiger Woods close behind

The cream rose to the top at Royal Lytham today with six major champions in the top eight on the leaderboard at the Open Championship, including former world number one Tiger Woods. But it was a player yet to join that exclusive club who set the clubhouse target for the rest to chase, with Australia’s […]

‘Front And Center’

  I have to say, I have always wanted to partake of the atmosphere of London. In fact, ever since I read my first Harry Potter, I’ve wanted to head straight for that city and have a seriously good time. Now, I do have to say that I would MUCH rather have American apple pie […]

Swimmers, Runners, Gymnastics, and So Much More

  Oh, yes – this week we are going to look into the Olympic Games. That’s right, we are on the cusp of the next ‘great and memorable’ Summer Olympic Games, and not only is London all a-buzz with the arrival of the fans, coaches and athletes that are beyond popular, but the rest of […]

Busch and Newman Found Each Other on Pit Road

  There are always events to report when it comes to the world of NASCAR. Most of those events are crashes, or fires, or something that has the whole world stopping and staring at their screens just hoping that the man inside will be just fine. However, at Darlington over the weekend, there was a […]

“The saddest win ever.”

  Derrick Rose…the cheers, the thrills, the fantastic shots, the amazement he gave to fans on the court was really something. But why am I using past tense here? Well, as we all know by now – and some of us who are still sobering up to the fact that it actually occurred – Derrick […]