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  • Winning the Preakness in the mud
    Is American Pharaoh a great or exceptional horse
    Will there be a Triple Crown Winner this year? Horse Racing fans throughout the world are asking that question.It has been 14 years since we have had one. The last horse to do it was Affirmed in 1978. Over 146 years of competition and there have...
  • Nettey wins Diamond League bronze in Qatar
    Nettey wins Diamond League bronze in Qatar
    According to Asif Hossain of the Canadian Olympic Committeeon Monday, Christabel Nettey of Surrey, British Columbia won a bronze medal in the women's long jump in IAAF Diamond League action in Doha, Qatar this past weekend. The third place...
  • Student Athletes with Disabilities and High School Programs
    Los Angeles CIF approves inclusive sports level. Will San Diego follow suit?
    Like this article? Share it on social media!Until this year, high school districts in California did not offer competitive interscholastic CIF sports for students with disabilities, but this is set to change in 2016. On May 1, 2015, the Los...
  • Williams and Proudfoot win 2015 BLG Awards
    Williams and Proudfoot win 2015 BLG Awards
    According to the Sudbury Star on Tuesday, Ross Proudfoot of the University of Guelph and Korissa Williams of the University of Windsor won the 2015 BLG Awards as the top Canadian male and female athletes of the year. The award ceremony took place...
  • Bob Arum, the Harvard Lawyer that he is defends the promotion
    Presenting Waltzes from Vienna
    Let me take you down the road to a troubled “Fight of the Century. Oh excuse me, I mean the “Sports Soap Opera of the Century”. Six months ago, in December 2012 when Mayweather offered to set the fight up for May2, 2015. You may...
  • DuChene and Coolsaet run Olympic marathon standard
    DuChene and Coolsaet run Olympic marathon standard
    According to Lori Ewing of the Canadian Press on Thursday, Canadian marathon runners Krista DuChene of Brantford, Ontario and Reid Coolsaet of Hamilton, Ontario have run the Canadian Olympic standard time for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de...
  • The biggest money fight in history
    The count of 10
    Boxing a brutal sportThe recent letters I received regarding people’s outrage regarding the sport of boxing and the cruel punishment that is often handed out in the ring, has prompted me to write this column.As horrific and demeaning as the...
  • Leonard versus Hearns
    Don't hit me
    The manly art of self-defenseMy last column about Mayweather and Pacquiao precipitated an extra heavy response. Which of course, I appreciated.The comments overwhelmingly, however, pointed out an area I truly didn’t think about. Mainly, they...
  • Sugar Ray Robinson on his way to winning the Welterweight Crown
    The biggest money fight in history
    The mouth that roared.Floyd Mayweather is a good fighter. He might even be a great one. But based on the things I have witnessed over the years, he has to go a long way to earn the sobriquet he bestowed upon himself. When his fists aren’t...
  • 2016 Olympic profile: Damian Warner
    2016 Olympic profile: Damian Warner
    According to the Canadian Press on Wednesday, the Canadian Olympic Committeelaunched its #nowornever campaign to help raise awareness for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto. Among those athletes who will be competing for Canada is decathlete...
  • ESPN
    ESPN Cheapens its Web Brand: New Site Design Reverts to Rank Amateurish Blog
    Let me start by saying that I grew up on ESPN when it was part of a handful of early kick start stations available at the dawn of cable TV in the early 1980s. In the time between then and now, it has revolutionized sports journalism and made cable...
  • Call it like it is
    To look or not look for fouls, that should be the question for Tampa's officials
    It has been the contention among veteran referees and current and old literature on the matter concerning fouls between players and player violations in any sports game that the referees should never look for fouls or violations. That if anything,...
  • Photos of the hottest women who played Cheerios cheerleaders on 'Glee'
    18 Photos of the hottest women who played Cheerios cheerleaders on 'Glee'
    The FOX TV show "Glee" has its last episode tonight Friday, March 20, 2015. To honor the show and its longevity, here is a slideshow of photos of the hottest women who played Cheerios cheerleaders on the show.Hope you enjoy the photos in...
  • Omar Craddock
    Craddock wins U.S. indoor triple jump, Bracy and Stowers add titles
    Omar Craddock executed the five-longest jumps of the men's triple jump at the U.S. Indoor Track and Field Championships Sunday in Boston to complement his outdoor U.S. title from 2013. A three-time NCAA champion at Florida indoors and outdoors...
  • Chaunte Lowe
    Lowe and Payne win high jump and pole vault at U.S. indoor Nationals
    The women's high jump and pole vault at the U.S. Indoor Championships featured winners at the dawn and twilights of their careers. Chaunte Lowe, 31 and a veteran of three Olympics, picked up her fourth U.S. indoor high jump title, while...
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