England's Dependecy on Wayne Rooney at the 2010 World Cup

With the World Cup fast approaching it is worth looking at some of the key players that will be gracing the fields of South Africa. One such player who potentially has a huge influence on the outcome of Group C, which sees the USA come up against England, Algeria and Slovenis is Wayen Rooney, the England striker, widely considered one of the best players in the World right now...
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May 25, 2010  |  Discuss

Blessing in Disguise???

The above image is now becoming infamous in England with the loss of Captain Rio Ferdinand for World cup 2010. Historically losing your starting centre back and international captain is not a good sign for success in the upcoming tournament but in this case i'm willing to reconsider. First of all I would like to state as a West Ham United fan I have nothing but love for Rio Ferdinand...
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June 04, 2010  |  Discuss

Wimbledon: Day 1 Update

Wimbledon Day 1 results as of 12:30 EST Gentlemen's Singles (1) Novak Djokovic def. Juan Carlos Ferraro 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 (8) Janko Tipsarevic def. David Nalbandian 6-4, 7-6 (7), 6-2 (13) Gilles Simon def. Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-3, 5-4 ret. (17) Fernando Verdasco def. Jimmy Wang 7-6 (7), 6-4, 7-5 (18) Richard Gasquet def. Tobias Kamke 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 (26) Mikhail Youzhny def. Donald...
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June 25, 2012  |  Discuss

John Isner Ousted In A Five Setter On Day One

American and 11th seeded player John Isner was upset on day one in a five setter against 73rd ranked Colombian Alejandro Falla. Isner lost 6-4, 6-7(7), 3-6, 7-6(7), 7-5 at the All England Club on Monday. Isner was considered by many to be a sleeper pick at this year's Wimbledon but just didn't have it today. Falla won 27 of 34 net points to overcome the tall Isner's 31 aces...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
June 25, 2012  |  Discuss

English Rugby Player Ruptures Testicle During Game

Warrington Wolves player Paul Wood ruptured one of his testicles during a rugby match on Saturday and had to have surgery to remove it. Wood took a knee to the groin only one minute into the second half of the team's defeat to the Leeds Rhinos in the Grand Final. Wood told BBC Radio Manchester, "I'm not too bad, it sounds worse than it is. "An accidental knee caught me. I...
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October 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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