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    A Dummy’s Guide To Fantasy Football

    Fantasy football was made in the 1960s, and over 21 million people in the United States played this game as of 2013. More first-time fantasy football managers join the leagues every year, and the NFL season will be no different. Fantasy football is a complicated game, though. It’s not too hard to start, but it […]

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    Steph Curry Out For A Month For The Golden State Warriors

    Steph Curry, the star point guard for the Golden State Warriors, injured his shoulder during a game last week against the Indiana Pacers and is going to be sidelined for about a month. It has not gone well for a basketball team trying to defend its title this season. Golden State has not done well […]

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    New York Knicks Win Eighth Straight Game, Postseason Bound?

    A season ago, the New York Knicks took a massive step backward by missing the playoffs in the Eastern Conference. As of late, New York is currently riding an eight-game winning streak as they demolished the Golden State Warriors 132-94. The Knicks are thinking of playoffs this season, and can they get there? The New […]

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    How hard has depression hit cricket?

    First, Marcus Trescothick, sleepless and in India, shuddered out of an England tour, an England profession. Then Mike Yardy, a global Twenty20 winner, unexpectedly laid low. Numerous beyond and present England internationals – an entire slip cordon – observed the match. The motives they cite are diverse: pressure, homesickness, even “going cuckoo.” however, the cease-all […]

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    How blind cricket made an England star of Hassan Khan

    THE BLIND BATSMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH HASSAN KHAN One morning, Hassan Khan woke up blind. Neither he nor his own family knew it, and wouldn’t for several years yet, but he changed into laid low with a genetic ailment. His optic nerves were broken, and he had lost his sight in a single day. He […]

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    Why baseball lovers should take a closer look at cricket

    Cricket’s grand finale, the 2015 world Cup final, will take place on Sunday in Melbourne. Hosts Australia trounced reigning champions India to set up a clash with their neighbor and co-host New Zealand. The suit is predicted to be watched by hundreds of thousands internationally, with the winner to gain bragging rights as the first-rate […]

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    The best performances at the Cricket World Cups of the 1980s

    1) Duncan Fletcher, Zimbabwe v Australia, nine June 1983 What was it with Duncan Fletcher worrying Australians at Trent Bridge? In 2005 the mere sight of England educated sitting smugly at the balcony become the final straw that apparently broke Ricky Ponting’s lower back. Twenty- years before, the actions of the Zimbabwean on the sector […]