Cricket is regarded as a gentlemen's game, and in the many years of its existence, we've witnessed special things unfold on the cricket field. In this article, let us gauge through 10 of the greatest ever innings played in ODI cricket.
This is a look at some of the less heralded Division I basketball teams that could prove to be difficult matchups for their major conference counterparts in November, December, or March.
As a charter member of the American League in 1901, ownership of the Cleveland Guardians was nearly shifted to a public group just months into the season. Had that deal gone through, the history of the franchise could have taken a much different direction.
A look back at the biggest Detroit Tigers trade deadline deals, their impact at the time and on seasons to come. Players highlighted include Justin Verlander, John Smoltz, David Price, Jose Iglesias, Jeimer Candelario, Daz Cameron, and Doyle Alexander.
This article will cover every single NFL penalty. Learn what each penalty is called, what the hand motions by the referees indicate, the consequence for the penalty, and explanations of what these penalties may look like in-game.
The NBA Playoffs are where the greatest stars shine the brightest. Players who rise up to the occasion are forever etched in the annals of NBA history.
In football (soccer), there are three important positions on the field; the defenders, midfielders and the forwards. All positions are important, however, midfielders have the ability to change the whole dynamic of the team. Let's see why midfielders are so important in football.
Comeback stories are some of the best moments to savor as a football fan, no matter what club you support. Listening to another club's comeback story is really satisfying to hear. Let's read AFC Wimbledon's rise back to league football.
One of the selling points in football (soccer) is the promotion & relegation rule. It's the source of "Final day" dramas, success stories, happiness and disappointments. Let's take a look at how deep the football pyramid goes in English football.
The Cy Young Award did not exist during Bob Feller's legendary career, but if it had, how many trophies would the Hall of Famer have claimed? In this article, I'll discuss Feller's finest seasons and see where he likely would have stacked up in a race for the Cy Young Award.
The Europa Conference League, a new addition to the existing European Club Football (Soccer) competition, will act as the third division of the UEFA competition behind the likes of the Champions League and Europa League.
Who is the greatest catcher in the history of baseball? It's a question that when asked is often followed by spirited debate. Outside of Yogi Berra, Johnny Bench, and Josh Gibson, there are several other catchers worth remembering, so read on to discover the 10 best catchers in MLB history.
Heard of someone hitting "below the Mendoza Line?" Trust me, it's not a good thing. The Mendoza Line has been used as a description for subpar batting in baseball for decades. Unfortunately for one MLB player, he was actually the actual "Mendoza."
What was once considered an ABA gimmick, the three-point shot is now a vital part of today's game. Here are 5 of the greatest 3-point shooters of all time.
While bashing the ball over the fence gets most of the press, it is the quiet defense that makes good teams great. The Gold Glove has been given to the best fielder in each league in each position. Only a few of teams have been fortunate enough to have a shortstop/second baseman Gold Glove combo.
We look at some of the books written about football, which will truly enrich your understanding of the game and will help you develop a deeper appreciation for the game and its players. From autobiographies to tactical breakdowns, this list has a book for every kind of football fan.
In a world of fastballs, the wobbly knuckleball is an oddity. It is a pitch that is in few hurlers arsenal, but those who have mastered it enjoyed long careers. Part talent and part magic, the knuckleball is one of baseball's most unique pitches. Here are the 10 best pitchers in history to use it.
NBA players make mistakes like the rest of us, but there are times when things go too far. Here are 5 of the most despicable acts committed by NBA players.
In this article, I will describe 23 football referee signals and provide images to illustrate them. Read on to learn how referees communicate with players, assistant referees, and other soccer match officials.
Bernice Shiner-Gera was the first female to be a Major League Baseball umpire. She retired from the sport after just one game. Gera's reasons for retiring were based on the treatment she experienced from other umpires as well as the many written and verbal threats she received.
The 1980s featured several prominent rookie power hitters, with many of those home run hitters debuting in the latter half of the decade. This article will explore MLB's top 10 rookie home run hitters of the 1980s.
The ACC is coming off one of its worst NCAA Tournament performances in a decade and is entering a pivotal year. While the conference adds 18 of the top 100 high school recruits in the country only six rank among the top 60 prospects, which represents a significant downturn in recruiting overall.
Curt Flood played 15 seasons in MLB and forever changed baseball. He sacrificed his career, sued MLB, and was instrumental in securing free agency for the players. This led to him being blackballed from baseball.
Having become a FIFA member in 2005, Comoros achieved its historic moment on Mar. 25, 2021, when it qualified for its first major tournament. In 2022, the Indian Ocean archipelago will be one of the 24 nations at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
The Kansas City Chiefs have been to the postseason 23 times, and a team can’t do that without strong play at the quarterback position. This article will count down the top five quarterbacks in Chiefs history.
Every knows of the more famous teammates of Michael Jordan such as Scottie Pippen and Dennis Rodman. Here are 10 players who you may not know were teammates of Michael Jordan.
Michael Jordan had a storied career and was a great individual player. However, he ran into many great teams in his career that took him to his limit.