Germany win World Cup while hosts Brazil humiliated twice

In what can only be described as one of the most back-and-forward tournaments we have had, the 2014 World Cup had the world rooting for underdogs and gasping at fallen greats. Juergen Klinsmann led the US to the last 16, while England finished the second stage on a gravely disappointing 1 point. Many were backing…

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Hamilton takes Silverstone by storm

In what was Hamilton’s lowest ever starting position win, Silverstone may well be the crowning moment in his comeback against fellow teammate Nico Rosberg. Whilst the race started with Rosberg in pole position, a gearbox failure led to him retiring early and Hamilton moved to within 4 points of him in Drivers’s Championship Standings. The…

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Mikko Ilonen wins the Irish Open

In a thrilling final day in Cork at the Fota Island Resort, the player from Denmark, Mikko Ilonen claimed the Irish Open winners trophy and title with a final round of 70 – 13 under par. This Mikko’s fourth European Tour title and was throughly deserved, as he beat the Italian Edoardo ¬†Molinari by one…

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World Cup 2014 Review

Days into the start of the World Cup 2014, and England’s hopes of progressing in the tournament fade. Italy beat England 2-1 in Manaus, as Mario Balotelli scored with a header in the second half of the game. England just could not find that second equaliser, and Roy Hodgson’s men will have to review where…

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France score eight against Jamaica

France gave an awesome display as they beat Jamaica 8-0 in the Stade Pierre Mauroy in their last friendly as they prepare for the World Cup tournament in Brazil. The win will go a long way in making sure the football world knows the French team are serious contenders to win the competition, even though…

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Colombian wins Giro d’Italia 2014

The Colombian Nairo Quintana became the first Colombian to win the Giro d’Italia. This result after three weeks of racing starting off in Belfast, was no surprise for the bookmakers, as he started off as favourite, with the defending champion Vincenzo Nibali not involved in the tournament. However, one can argue it would have made…

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Could you win a match for £134 million?

The scene is set and it’s the Championship play-off final between QPR and Derby County. The loser of this match will fall back in line to try again for promotion next season, the winner promoted to the English Premier League and cushioned by the promise of a minimum ¬£134 million payout. But with 10-men on…

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