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Rise of Manchester City

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The last five years has given us a lot of excitement in the world of football. With the rise of the wizard in the name of Lionel Messi to one of the greatest teams of all time in the form of Barcelona. But out of the dusk and dawn comes Manchester City with a meteoric rise in showcasing great football and being one of the top five clubs in the English Premier League. With the takeover of Manchester City by Abu Dhabi United group it changed drastically into one of the wealthiest clubs in the world with the induction of top players across the globe. The injection of huge capital saw Manchester City spent around 746 million dollars in the Read more

The World Of Ping-Pong

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  Whenever we hear the word Ping Pong we generally tend to associate it with China. The game of Table Tennis comes to our mind which is popularly known as Ping Pong in China. When you are in China it sometimes feels like people here are born to play Ping Pong. China as a nation has dominated this sport in the last four decades. Children here are used to holding Ping Pong rackets in their hands at a very young age and learn the art of playing it just like the craze for Cricket among children in India. With the name of the game being a Chinese one and its dominance by the same nation people would think the origin Read more

THE EURO 2012 CHAMPIONS

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The Spanish Armada is soaring high. Winning three international titles consecutively they have proved to be arguably the greatest team of all time. They won the Euro 2008, the world cup 2010 and now the Euro 2012 champs. Spain displayed football of amazing flair and charisma which the critics say could only be compared to the Brazilian team of 1970’s. Spain has always been tagged as underachievers in world football by the critics but since the beginning of the 21st century they have slowly and steadily changed their destiny to greatness. Unlike Brazil ,the five time world champions, Spain haven’t had managed to win a world cup until 2010 in South Africa. Starting with the Euro 2008 and in the Read more

The Olympic

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We all have our own choices of sports and games. We tend to get divided with sports at times putting forward our views in more popular team games like football, cricket, basketball, rugby and field hockey. A large portion of the world population are attracted towards the game of football or popularly known as soccer in the Americas and we can see very less interest given towards individual sports like swimming, boxing , shooting, tennis track and field events in athletics, etc . But in reality individual sports are the ones along with the team games being played as a whole at the Olympics bring the people together for a nation. Regardless of whatever domestic sports league organized in their Read more

  [box_dark] Thinking of Tennis, Football, Golf, Cricket but people tends to forget that the largest money investing sport is Formula 1! From cars, engines, tyres, fuel to sponsorships it is arguably the only sport which requires more money than any other but it’s not only about money , the game instead has become a stepping stone for the common men to earn respect through a game which was majorly a rich class a few decades back. Then came the staging of the races in countries like China , India which are developing nations where the majority of the population watches Badminton, Cricket, Table Tennis and the people gets involved in them from their childhood but the advent of Formula Read more