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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. His life was not easy but it was never an...

When Greece won the Euros, football changed forever

Greece’s euro 2004 win is one of the greatest sporting upsets to ever take place. The team did not qualify for any Euro competitions from 1984 to 2000. Their first European tournament...

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...

The man who knocked out Mike Tyson and how it happened

The name Buster Douglas is not known by many outside of serious boxing fans. He is not a legendary fighter, he is not a supreme talent, but he did achieve the most...

Runner diagnosed with MS continues to defy the odds

To compete in running is a difficult prospect for anyone. You are not just competing with those around you but with yourself. To do as good as you know you can and...

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,...

The $30,000 trophy that a father destroyed

When you win a National Championship nothing can really upset you. You are on cloud 9 until the next championship comes around and you have to do it all again. Alabama Crimson...

Why Does Luis Suarez Bite? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Luis Suarez is one of the most controversial figures in sports. While his goal-scoring exploits have earned him a place at the greatest teams in the world, with the player currently operating...

When the New England Patriots ended one legacy to start its own

The current landscape of American Football shows the New England Patriots as a powerhouse, but it wasn’t always that way. On February 3rd, 2002 The New England Patriots began their journey to...

How four Paralympic athletes defeated an Olympic gold medal-winning time

A common question about the Paralympic games is how big is the gap between this competition and the Olympic games. How would a paralympic tennis player fare against an Olympic tennis player,...

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