Sports

29
Jun
Federer loses against Tsonga at Wimbledon 2011

There is another disappointment at this year’s Wimbledon as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga managed to defeat Roger Federer after the five sets they played on Wednesday. Federer, who is ranked third in the world, had a good start and managed to win the first two sets with 3-6, 6-7, but soon after lost the following three sets against his adversary with 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. “Now I’m here in the semifinal, and I can’t believe it,” Tsonag said upon... [read news]

27
Jun
Serena Williams loses at Wimbledon in 4th round

When Serena Williams recovered from her health problems and returned to play at Wimbledon it seemed as if the rust had gathered, but was not strong enough to threaten her wins. After she saved four match points in her match against Marion Bartoli that took place on Monday it seemed like nothing could stop her climb to the next match. However, it was not meant to be as Marion Bartoli had a marvelous come back and energized to the brim closed... [read news]

24
Jun
Andy Roddick lost to Feliciano Lopez

One of the fan favorites at Wimbledon and three times runner-up Andy Roddick lost against Spaniard Feliciano Lopez. Roddick did not participate in this year’s French Open due to a sore shoulder and his belief that at 28 years old he was slowing down and had no real chances to do well on clay. However, he was hell bent on participating at Wimbledon and doing great here.  However, despite being the three time runner-up at Wimbledon did not... [read news]

21
Jun
Triumph at Wimbledon for Serena Williams

Serena Williams has returned as defending champion at Wimbledon after missed most of last year because of injuries she sustained. The first-round match took place and Williams managed to win the game against France's Aravane Rezai. At the moment Williams is still considered the favorite considering the fact that she has been the most important force in the last five years. However, after dominating her third set with a 6-1 victory, Williams... [read news]

19
Jun
Rafael Nadal and Rory McIlroy

Rafael Nadal is currently the number one tennis player and the defending Wimbledon champion. He has recently admitted that he was impressed by Rory McIlroy’s enthusiasm and energy both at the Masters and the US Open. People soon rushed to draw parallels between the two. The similarities are visible to all those who wish to look for them: both caught everyone’s eyes as teenage prodigies, both share the same, almost endless effervescence and... [read news]

07
Jun
Mike Hamilton resigns

Tennessee athletics director Mike Hamilton has decided to resign, an act that will be valid starting June 30. During his time as director he suffered many difficulties including violations of several Volunteers' athletic programs. The move was to be expected as the school is expected on Saturday to present itself before NCAA's Committee on Infractions. This comes as a result of a thorough investigation that revolved around the violations made... [read news]

02
Jun
Update on the French Open semifinals

The semifinals are rapidly approaching, scheduled to take place on Friday and the four best players in the world are going to play against each other in them. Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic were the first to make it to the semifinals, being later joined by five-times champion Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray, both having won in straight sets. "Six semifinals here in Roland Garros," said Nadal who managed to win against Robin Soderling. "Easy to... [read news]

30
May
Rafael Nadal at the French Open

If you are a tennis fan and enjoy seeing professional athletes who actually say what is on their mind instead of beating around the bush, then you must definitely check out Rafael Nadal who poured his soul out at the Roland Garros this week. Most know him as the currently no-1 ranked tennis player who won the French Open Championship five times and is aiming for his sixth won. Rafael Nadal is one step closer to achieving his goal after his... [read news]

17
May
Harmon Killebrew dies of cancer at 74

The legendary Harmon Killebrew,who entered Baseball's Hall of Fame in 1984 and hit 573 home runs during his 22-year career died on Tuesday at the age of 74, surrounded by his family. Harmon Killebrew announced in December that he was suffering from esophageal cancer and at the time of his death he was accompanied by his wife,Nita, and other relatives. Last week Harmon Killebrew also indicated that he no longer had the strength to... [read news]

16
May
Rob Mariano is finally the SURVIVOR

It appears that the fourth time is a charm for Rob Mariano. Although it took him four attempts, the player known as “Boston Rob” finally won the CBS “Survivor” competition. On the Sunday’s finale of “Survivor: Redemption Island” the 35-year old manage to beat 19 year old Natalie Tenerelli and the former federal agent Phillip Sheppard to finally take home the grand prize of $1 million. How did Rob fell when he went to the finale?... [read news]


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