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Of memoires and memorable sporting moments

Have any of you guys out there read Alone In The Middle, the autobiography of New Zealand umpire Steve Dunne?Um-- before I start, I want to say something: This page is actually intended as a place......

I demonised Carl Lewis, says Powell

At the 1991 world championships, Mike Powell broke the record they said could never be broken -- Bob Beamon's 23-year-old long jump mark.Powell leapt 8.95 metres in Tokyo to win an electrifying......

At 52...Daddy Mike Powell going to the Olympics?

Confident of beating the best of today even at 52, world record-holding long jumper Mike Powell has announced that he would try to qualify for this year's Olympic Games. "The state of the long jump......

Track and field marks that defied time

A chance meeting with long jump world record holder Mike Powell earlier this week, coupled with the ongoing Diamond League, inspires Senior Associate Editor Bikash Mohapatra to take a look......

'I believed I could break the record'

Mike Powell, the world record holder in long jump, opens up to Senior Associate Editor Bikash Mohapatra regarding his longstanding record, his biggest regret and other things He is the holder......

Gavaskar likens Sachin's feat to Beamon's record

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar feels that Sachin Tendulkar's world record of 50 Test centuries can only be compared to legendary American long-jumper Bob Beamon's record-setting leap at the......
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One big leap forward

06:13 pm FOLLOW US: investigates and discovers how the number of honour killings in UP jumped from 28 in 2014 to the present 192. Also Read: Blood... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/satire/ulta-pulta-one-big-leap-forward/924333
In the Carolina Marin vs PV Sindhu match, a secret factor helped the former win

"When once you are free from all seeming, from all craving and lusting, then will you move of your own impulse, without so much as knowing that you... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/living/in-the-carolina-marin-vs-pv-sindhu-match-a-secret-factor-helped-the-former-win-2989370.html
Dhyan Chand and Beamon, the two anatomies of greatness

August 29 marks the birth anniversary of two former icons to have thrived in their respective sports and win their country the highest sporting... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/others/Dhyan-Chand-and-Beamon-the-two-anatomies-of-greatness/articleshow/53905956.cms
Woman power makes India proud

Both Sakshi Malik and P.V. Sindhu will go down in history as two exceptionally outstanding women athletes who salvaged the pride of a medal hungry... ...

http://www.sundayguardianlive.com/opinion/6167-woman-power-makes-india-proud
Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt record is hard to be broken

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, Aug. 16 -- Even though you are part of a crowd... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Michael-Phelps-and-Usain-Bolt-record-is-hard-to-be-broken/15120894

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