Fly High in Sky
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Fly High in Sky

Ever wondered how our lives would be if we can fly high in the sky? Like a free bird? It sounds so interesting. The gateway to your dreams- Paragliding! It’s a wonderful adventure sports which truly gives us picturesque view of landscape from great heights. Like a free bird you …

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Moral Path-breakers of the Indian Society!!
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Moral Path-breakers of the Indian Society!!

“A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.”                                                                     …

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The Rise of Arsenal

ARSENAL FC- Flashback to 19th May 2013. An inconsequential date for many, fans and loyalists waited with bated breath and prayers for the fate of their club as the chance of qualifying for the next year’s UEFA Champions League hung in the balance. The match was an away one against Newcastle …

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Sports, Scandals and the New Millennium
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Sports, Scandals and the New Millennium

Sports have always been extolled as the harbinger of peace and brotherhood. Sportsmen have risen up from being mere mortals to cherubs who rule over the stadia all over the world. They seem to be invincible as they dribble their way to stardom on the field or knock out their …

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Wake up Indian Football!

Gunshots, flares, flags flying, horns blasting, people breaking into sudden jigs, youngsters turning up in truckloads, and policemen staring at all this with a smile on their faces (Courtesy:Firstpost.com) What do you do when you see such a headline?  U get astonished as did I but that’s what the policemen did …

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IPL-ization of Indian Sports
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IPL-ization of Indian Sports

The Indian Premier League or IPL as it is better known as, has changed Indian sports for ever. Therefore, it is worth examining how deep the impact has been on the larger picture of Indian sports. The IPL, modeled on the English Premier League, came into existence in 2008 as …

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The defining moments in Indian cricket history
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The defining moments in Indian cricket history

As a child, I grew up knowing not of any professional sport  than cricket. I can still remember my family crowding the living room to watch every India match. The prayers said watching the last over are unmatched to any  heard within the walls of a temple. Our passion and …

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The downfall of test cricket

The downfall of test cricket The new generation of fans who do not have the patience to watch a two minute youtube video, can they be expected to watch a five day long test, a test which often results in a draw. Cricket had to evolve in order to survive, …

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Spo(r)t-Fixing
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Spo(r)t-Fixing

This morning when I saw my friend’s Facebook status that says, “N Srinivasan is the worst father-in-law since Dasharath #IPLFixing”, I was totally taken aback. I started analyzing Spot-fixing and did some reverse engineering. Spo(r)t- fixing is suddenly on everybody’s mind and we all know three young cricketers are accused of doing …

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T20 Fever- Indian Premier League 2013 at a Glance
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T20 Fever- Indian Premier League 2013 at a Glance

The absolutely wonderful new year has just started and is already resonating with the thrill of cricket fever. Everywhere you go, to whomever you talk, the one thing that is discussed first is cricket and to be precise, it’s IPL. The cricket frenzy in India is at its peak now …

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