Everyone has their threshold – but in the high pressure, results-driven world of sport, the temper of a testosterone-fuelled man can easily be pushed beyond its normal limits. We’re not talking about the players either. Coaches are legendary for some pretty extreme examples of going just a wee bit crazy, whether at press conferences or [...] Continue reading 10 Sports Coaches Going Freaking Nuts
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Former Pakistan captain and coach Intikhab Alam Saturday unveiled a proposal for provincial governments to lift the standard of cricket and other sports in the country.
“What I’m proposing is that governments in Punjab and other three provinces should start adopting youngsters and train them in their respective sports,” he told The News daily in an [...] Continue reading Intikhab plan for boosting sports in Pakistan
The sports ministry is really disgusted with Lalit Modi, the Indian Premier League commissioner and title sponsor of the tournament DLF for treading the word India.
The case has been filed in the Allahabad high court on the basis of violating the Prevention to Insults to National Honor Act 1971 and the State Emblem of India [...] Continue reading Sports ministry objects on DLF tagline in IPL- “Building India”
Kerala’s cricket may have received a shot in the arm with little-known Rendezvous Sports World Limited adding commercial hub Kochi to the Indian Premier League, but legendary sprint queen P.T. Usha sees it as pure business and a dampener to the efforts to revive the state’s glorious past in athletics.
“Those who invested money in the [...] Continue reading IPL investors look for profits, sports gets lost: P.T.Usha
Many sports movies, just like many movies of all kinds, find their origin in novels that have been largely forgotten. Instead of just accepting this as the new world order however, we want to give the books a fighting chance.