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The error that will cause one goalie nightmares for life

To be a goalie is never an easy job. You are the last line of defense when something goes wrong, you are often held to blame and when you do something right, it is often just expected...

A record-breaking night for women’s football

Women’s sports have always been in the shadow of men. There are a couple of sports where you could argue women get as much attention as men but rarely do they draw the same audiences and as...

Incredible Wimbledon final shows why tennis is having its finest hour

Fans of tennis are lucky to be alive in an era dominated by Federer, Nadal, and Djokovic. For the three greatest players of one sport to be competing at the same time is an incredible treat. While...

The life of Bert Trautmann: Nazi and legendary goalkeeper

We are all slaves of our time. While we look down on those who act in racist, fascist, or discriminatory ways today we must all realize that we are products of our upbringing. Racism is an atrocity...

High school football team show incredible compassion to cancer-stricken cheerleader.

When the football season starts in most schools across America few people can talk about anything else. At times it can seem like the most important thing in the world. For players, it is their social status,...

Race of the century: Mickey Rourke and Usain Bolt

In sporting life there are often matchups we wish could take place. How would Lebron do if he played at the same time as Jordan? How would Ronaldo do if he played at the same time as...

Is Pep the best manager ever?

Pep Guardiola is regarded as one of the greatest managers of all time and the greatest manager of the current generation. While he has achieved some incredible feats there are those who argue that Guardiola was simply...

How Greece defied the odds to win Euro 2004

The 2004 European Championships will go down in history for one of the greatest sporting upsets that ever took place. Greece won the competition despite having odds of 150-1 at the beginning of the tournament. How they...

The worst cheaters in sporting history

Playing sports in an honest and fair manner is the only way to play. If you start looking for ways to cheat for an extra advantage you bring the entire game into disrepute. Some of the best...

The old-timey boxing stance explained

When boxers pose for fights today before a match and after a weigh-in, they stare down their opponent with an old fashioned fighting stance in place. If you look at fighter from the 1800s many fighters today...


The incredible life of Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens is a well-known name in the sporting world and further afield. His achievements shook the world both in sporting merit and politically....