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Retrospective Testing of International – Athletes by WADA

The fears of Olympic champion Usain Bolt losing his Olympic 4×100 m-relay gold medal has arisen after 4×100 m-relay teammate Nesta Carter failed his dope re-test over stored-samples marked ‘A’, and possibly ‘B’ for the banned-stimulant Methylhexaanamine.

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Doing a Leicester: ‘Money-Ball’ spin-off?

The start of the English Premier League [EPL] for soccer in UK last August, 2015, book-makers who conduct sports-gambling which is entirely legal in Great Britain, and thus authorized to take capital-bets for those seeking speculative-returns on outcome of football matches, were offering betting-odds of 5,000-1 against relegation-survivors in EPL-table, 132-year old Leicester City Football-Club, […]

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Maria-Sharapova: Fail to renew sponsorship

Brand name is the unique name for the product of the particular manufacturer or service-provider. Development of brand-name led to the mass marketing of brand-name products in the 19th, 20th, and 21st century. The advertising technique is used to promote brand-name products. It includes entering into sponsorship-agreements with sporting-celebrities for endorsed-associations and associated-appearances of brand-name products. […]

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India finished second best at Sultan Azlan Shah cup

Sultan Azlan Shah cup of 2016 was played at Ipoh in Malaysia. This was the silver jubilee edition of the only invitational tournament which is recognized by FIH. Without any surprise, Australia clinched their 9th title of the coveted cup. With a relatively weaker side, India produced a sparkling show and came second best. Pakistan […]

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Realizing the Dream of a Sporting Nation

When I started playing squash in 1986, I hardly had an idea about what an attractive, mobilizing and inspiring force “Sport” could be. Sport has the power to rescue us from the daily grind of life. A heroic act, a sporting gesture, an impromptu quote, talking tough, looking mean, a brave decision, an affectionate hug […]

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TERRY and TOTTI – Swan song of two Legends

On 9th and 10th of March, two European greats played their last matches at European stage. They are John Terry and Francesco Totti, at London and Madrid. Club of both the players are out for this season in Champions League. Chelsea has refused to extend the contract of Terry for the next season and for […]

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FOXES CAN DREAM

Leicester is a town located in the middle of England, roughly 90 miles in the east of London. Town has the population of around 3 lakhs only. It has given world famous personalities like Sir Richard Attenborough, Sam Bailey and English music band Black widow. This time, it is going to give the world’s most […]

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Sports and Gender

Sports have always been a sexual battleground. The issue of gender and the representation of the biological difference between sexes has long been central to our perceptions of sports in society. The award representation of sport has been blocked on various levels throughout the history of the contemporary sporting practice. Whether as athlete’s coaches, administrators […]

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Marion Jones : Aging with the burden of Insolvency & Bankruptcy – BANKRUPT ATHLETE Series

The previous article on bankrupt-athletes, namely, on the life and career of Mike Gerard Tyson, who became the youngest heavyweight champion in the history of professional boxing at the age of 20, and known for his explosive power and quick knock-outs dominating professional boxing in the late 1980s before  being  sidetracked by personal problems and criminal […]

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SportsKreeda March 2016 Issue

SportsKreeda March 2016 Click the above link to download the latest copy of SportsKreeda Lionel Messi Joins the Huawei Family of Global Brand Ambassadors Foxes can dream Marion Jones : Aging with the burden of Insolvency & Bankruptcy Sports and Gender SERVICES ARE SANTOSH TROPHY CHAMPIONS Indian Cyclist Born Without Arms crowd-funds his dream TERRYand […]

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Rise of South Asian Swimming !

Swimming, as a sport has fancied the imagination of all sports lovers when it comes to the Olympics, Asian games or any World championships. It is the celebration of athleticism, fierce rivalries, strong comebacks and many more memories that stay forever.

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Bankrupt-athlete series: The rise & fall of Mike Tyson

The previous article was focused on South Africa’s  athlete, Oscar Pistorius and his Criminal-Trial where he was found guilty of Culpable Homicide. While unravelling Oscar Pistorius who had core values which major brands liked –

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Oscar Pistorius: Whether the Blade Runner can make a comeback PART-2

Litigation Costs The 7-month criminal trial of Oscar Pistorius for murder is thought to have cost well over £700,000 and forced Oscar Pistorius to sell his homes.

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33 YEAR WAIT ENDS FOR INDIAN HOCKEY

With hard labored third place finish in World Hockey League in Raipur, India ended a long wait of a podium finish in World Hockey at International level. Their last medal finish came 33 years ago in Champions Trophy when they finished third after defeating arch rivals Pakistan 5-4 at Amstelveen.