Mock may have been denied a famous triumph over the former heavyweight and cruiserweight world champion, but he still yearns for one more fight, one more night to unload that destructive right hand on an unsuspecting big-name. … [Read more...] about David Haye’s unbeaten record nearly ended in seventh fight as he was floored by Lolenga Mock
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"I think of this overage business as dangerous and even toxic and to me, gives rise to a question: If a child sees his parents and coaches cheating and creating a fake birth certificate, will he not be encouraged to become a cheat? He is being taught to lie by his own elders," Dravid said to a gathering which included former Indian captains Sunil Gavaskar, Bishen Singh Bedi, Ajit Wadekar, Mohammad Azharuddin, Anil Kumble and the Indian and South African squads. "At 14, it may be in the matter of the age criteria, at 25 it may be fixing and corruption. How are the two different in any way? In both cases, is it not blatant cheating?" … [Read more...] about Age-fudging no different from fixing – Dravid
Factoids Kadri’s buzzer-beating goal is just the second game-winning goal scored at the 19:59 mark of the third period in Stanley Cup Playoff history. [NHL PR] Spurgeon is the first defenseman in Wild franchise history to have three points in a Stanley Cup Playoff game. [NHL PR] Korpisalo is only the 14th goal in NHL history to record a shutout in his postseason debut. [NHL PR] Monday Schedule Game 2: Rangers vs. Canadiens 12 p.m. ET, NBCSN (Hurricanes lead series 1-0) … [Read more...] about NHL Bubble Wrap: Goalies rule the day, underdogs keep winning
NCA Head Rahul Dravid echoed Ganguly's thoughts and encouraged players to come forward and admit to wrongdoing and abide by the new directives. "Age fraud is a serious matter and is detrimental to the health of the sport. Many youngsters who are supposed to be playing in a particular age group fail to make it owing to age fraud. With the BCCI taking stern actions to curb this, it is only advisable for the players to come forward and abide by the directives issued by the Board." … [Read more...] about Confess age fraud, avoid punishment: BCCI to players
Saqlain Mushtaq was at one point in this era the second-best spinner in the world. In the mid-90s, Mushtaq Ahmed was outstanding in England, New Zealand and Australia. Saeed Ajmal was a late bloomer, making his Test debut at 32, but swiftly rising to become one of the best offspinners of his generation. Danish Kaneria was great at his peak. And Yasir Shah has alternated between sensational and downright ordinary. Plenty of arguments to make for all five. Who do the pick as their chosen one? … [Read more...] about Who among Younis, Inzamam, Misbah and Yousuf makes it to Pakistan’s greatest Test XI of the last 30 years?