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Maria Sharapova wins Opening Round at Austrialian Open

Maria Sharapova wins Opening Round at Austrialian Open

on January 13, 2013, 9:19 PM / in Sports, Tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia – Maria Sharapova got the Australian Open started with a 6-0, 6-0 victory over fellow Russian Olga Puchkova in the first match on center court Monday. Sharapova showed no signs of problems with the right collarbone injury which forced her out of a lead up tournament two weeks ago. The No. 2-ranked Sharapova, who lost the final to […]

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Massive wreck ends testing for most

on January 12, 2013, 10:37 AM / in NASCAR, Sports

Video: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Marcos Ambrose trigger a massive crash that takes out most of the pack during drafting practice.

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Alabama vs. Notre Dame—Politically Correct Football vs. Historic America

Alabama vs. Notre Dame—Politically Correct Football vs. Historic America

on January 7, 2013, 5:20 PM / in Football, Opinion, Sports

By Peter Bradley Original Post Majority white Notre Dame is pitted against mostly black Alabama in Monday night’s national championship college football game. Despite having a black quarterback, Everett Golson—whose performance had to be salvaged several times this year by his white backup, Tommy Rees—Notre Dame starts up to twelve whites at a time and probably has a 70 percent […]

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NASCAR Credit Update

on January 6, 2013, 9:00 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal: UPDATE: The “fiscal cliff” deal reached by the Senate and the White House on New Year’s Eve, and passed in legislative form by the Senate early New Year’s Day, includes many giveaways to special interests–including an extension of a perk enjoyed by “motorsports entertainment complexes” otherwise known as the “NASCAR tax credit.” The […]

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Racing starts In Jan for the Daytona 500 in Feb

on January 6, 2013, 8:57 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

Jan. 10-12: pre-Daytona 500 testing at Daytona International Speedway. Jan. 17-18: 2nd round of testing at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Jan. 19: (NMPA) National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame ceremony in Charlotte. Jan. 21-24: Charlotte Motor Speedway Sprint Media Tour. Jan. 28-29: testing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Feb. 8: NASCAR Hall of Fame class 3 induction. Feb 9: NASCAR […]

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NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal

NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal

on January 2, 2013, 8:45 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal: The “fiscal cliff” deal reached by the Senate and the White House on New Year’s Eve, and passed in legislative form by the Senate early New Year’s Day, includes many giveaways to special interests–including an extension of a perk enjoyed by “motorsports entertainment complexes” otherwise known as the “NASCAR tax credit.” The provision, […]

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Bethany Hamiton’ Story

on December 30, 2012, 5:13 PM / in Sports

Born into a family of surfers in Kauai, Hawaii, Bethany Hamilton has been surfing almost as long as she has been walking. Entering her first competition around age four, and sponsored by age nine, Bethany’s love for the sport was immediately apparent. Despite a shark attack that took her left arm at age 13, her dedication has remained unwavering. Just […]

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Serena Williams did not find Caroline Wozniacki’s imitation to be racist

Serena Williams did not find Caroline Wozniacki’s imitation to be racist

on December 23, 2012, 9:44 PM / in Sports, Tennis

  Caroline Wozniacki was accused of being racist when she stuffed her chest and behind in an attempt to imitate Serena Williams during a recent exhibition tennis match. Williams, who calls the Danish tennis player a friend, has responded and indicated she did not find the imitation to be racist. “I know Caro and I would call her my friend […]

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Zvonareva out of Australian Open

Zvonareva out of Australian Open

on December 23, 2012, 9:39 PM / in Sports, Tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Vera Zvonareva has withdrawn from the Australian Open in January with a right shoulder injury. (BETTER TOGETHER Want to know who supports the best players in the game? Check out these wives and girlfriends.) The two-time Grand Slam runner-up made the announcement on her Facebook page Friday, saying ”I will not be able to go to Australia […]

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Australian resort owner doesn’t want Tiger Woods at his tournament because he apparently hates money

Australian resort owner doesn’t want Tiger Woods at his tournament because he apparently hates money

on December 18, 2012, 6:29 AM / in Sports

By Shane Bacon If there is one thing people in the golf world know, it’s that including the words “Tiger Woods” into anything will get eyeballs on your craft. A party, a golf tournament or even a measly blog post, Tiger is THE guy in the game to create buzz and it still isn’t even close (sorry Rory McIlroy). But […]

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Stewart wins POWRi Midget Battle

on December 17, 2012, 3:31 PM / in NASCAR

Tony Stewart returned to his short-track roots Saturday, winning the feature in the third annual Battle at the Center on the one-sixth mile indoor Mini Magic Mile at the Southern Illinois Center. The 41-year-old from Columbus, Ind., led all 40 laps in the non-points event organized and sanctioned by the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series. It had 67 entries […]

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