Monthly Archives: August 2012

Changing of the Guard in India’s Lineup

There was a distinct feeling of shock throughout the country after VVS Laxman, also known as “Very Very Special” announced his retirement ahead of the 1st Test match for India against New Zealand. Laxman’s announcement wasn’t surprising- what was is … Continue reading

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The War vs PEDs: The Return

Major League Baseball have one man to sarcastically thank for the recent scandals (yes, that’s pluralized, because of both Bartolo Colon and Melky Cabrera recently being suspended) that have overshadowed what has been an exciting two weeks in baseball: 2011 … Continue reading

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Posted in Baseball, Baseball: Opinion | 4 Comments

This Past Week in Sports Has Been Interesting, But…

Some weeks during the sports calendar can you say that it was a fast or a slow week, an interesting or a boring week, but I think it’s fair to say that this past week or so has been interesting … Continue reading

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Rory McIlroy’s Flair for the Un-Dramatic

When Rory McIlroy wins, he wins big. Once again, after winning the PGA Championship in Kiawah Island, South Carolina for his second major win, the young Northern Irishman continued that trend, winning by a whopping 8 strokes again. While players … Continue reading

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Restart #1,000… Or So it Seems

I’ve been contemplating shutting down this blog for a while for both time (or the lack of it) and interest purposes, and solely working on Already Booked, but I’ve decided I’ll try to squeeze The News of Sports back into … Continue reading

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