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The Sports Archives – 5 Bizarre Sporting Events In History!

The world of sports is a cauldron of emotions, which witnesses juxtaposing of one emotion after the other like laughing, crying, screaming in anger screaming in exhilaration, nerves on the edge and nerves over the edge. It has the ability … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – ‘Three Strikes; You’re Out!’ – How Baseball Got Started!

At the risk of assuming baseball started elsewhere, for purposes of this tidbit, we will presume the United States is the point of reference. Historically, however, two English games, Rounders and Cricket had influences on today’s sport of baseball. And … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Top 10 Biggest Sports Stadiums in the World!

10. Melbourne Cricket Ground The Melbourne Cricket Ground, in Melbourne, Australia, can hold 100,000 spectators for cricket matches and other sporting events. The ground opened to the general public on the 30th of September, 1854. At that time, 130,000 people … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Top 7 Most Popular Sports Played in the World!

Whether you are a player or a spectator, there are sports crazy fans throughout the world. It is the fans that have made many sports grow in popularity. Sports generate an enormous amount of money through ticket sales and sponsorship … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – A Sports Fan’s Guide to Melbourne!

If you’re a sports nut, you may never want to leave Melbourne.  Victoria’s capital is not just the home of the Australian Football League (10 of the 18 teams are from the state of Victoria), it is also an important … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – An Introduction to Goalball: How Touch & Sound Trump Sight!

An Introduction to Goalball: How Touch & Sound Trump Sight! Around 39 million people around the globe suffer from blindness. Some may think it’s impossible for someone without sight to play sports. After all, how can someone who can’t see, … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – A Brief Guide to the World’s Most Dangerous Sports!

Let’s face it, most sports can and do lead to injury. Physical activity doesn’t come without some amount of risk. It’s not just extreme sports like BASE jumping or sky diving that can end with broken bones or other injuries … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Out Of The Melting Pot – Sports Which Have Found International Popularity!

It’s not just Soccer All around the world, there are billions of sports fanatics who just can’t seem to get enough of the action. It goes without saying that association football – what the Americans call soccer, that is – … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Indians Have A Good Track Record In Answering Abuse With Wonderful Performances!

In the game of cricket, no international team takes a vulgar abuse issue as serious as India. Forgive me for including Sreesanth in the list, as he reacts in the opposite manner than his fellow Indian players. However, you can … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – All About Auto Polo

Let’s face it. People can get pretty creative when it comes to creating sports. Fencing, cricket and the luge are just a few examples of the more unique sports in existence. How about cars? Of course there are all sorts … Continue reading

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