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Rusty Rafa caught in a fog – will the great gladiator find his weapons to win again?

“I get knocked down but I get up again, you’re never gonna keep me down”, this Chubawamba number seemed to be an apt description so far for Rafael Nadal and his fights against injuries. But  losing to Fabio Fognini at the … Continue reading

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There’s Nadal and then there are the rest!

‘Hard court is his weakest surface’, people said. ‘With  a dodgy knee how much more can he play?’ – others wondered. After the first round exit at Wimbledon, people even said that he remains a force only on clay. These … Continue reading

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‘Laksh’man guides India to another special win over Australia

VVS had another generous helping of his favourite dish -Australian bowling and led India to  a memorable test win. When in his element VVS is simply one of the most watchable batsman in the past 3 decades alongside the likes … Continue reading

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Oranje see Red, Spain lift World Cup 2010 title in a bloodbath & Paul Rules!!

In an extremely disappointing show of primitive aggression, the Dutch turned the beautiful game into a slug fest.  I anticipated that the Dutch would use rough tactics to break up the game but Van Bommel and De Jong took it … Continue reading

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Dull affairs to end the Group Stages at FIFA world cup

I was hoping the Brazil – Portugal match would take the tournament to great heights. After all, the 1st and 3rd Ranked teams had the players and the pedigree to deliver the match of the tournament. But Portugal killed the … Continue reading

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Maradona – leading Argentina to a Title or Tears?

Footballs enfant terrible will be in full view again at the World Cup after a long hiatus – this time as the Argentinian National Coach. The two lasting memories of anyone growing up in the eighties is the sight of … Continue reading

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