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Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Weirdest Olympic Sports Of All Time

Tokyo 2020 - now 2021 - kicks off this month with five new sports added to the mix. This year you’ll see surfing, skateboarding, sport climbing and karate introduced, along with the return of baseball after its last appearance in 2008’s Bejiing Olympics. With the new...

July 1, 2021 3 min read
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Sports

Exclusive Interview: Sir Geoff Hurst Speaks Out On The Issue Of Dementia In Football Players

We sit down with England’s 1966 World Cup final hat-trick hero, Sir Geoff Hurst, to discuss the issue of dementia in football players, and what can be done to help prevent this problem moving forward. https://corg.wistia.com/medias/mrz9iaeisj Key Highlights: Two key points need to be addressed, the...

June 8, 2021 5 min read
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Sports

Exclusive Interview: Sir Geoff Hurst Talks Technology In Football And Labels VAR “A Joke”

We sit down with England’s 1966 World Cup final hat-trick hero, Sir Geoff Hurst, to discuss how technology has changed...
June 7, 2021 5 min read
Gates at the Boleyn Ground
Sports

Exclusive Sir Geoff Hurst Interview: West Ham Legend Discusses This Season’s Success And The Important Of Keeping Moyes And Rice Next Season

With this year’s Premier League season coming to a close, we sit down with West Ham hero, Sir Geoff Hurst...
June 3, 2021 7 min read
Sir Geoff Hurst
Sports

Exclusive Sir Geoff Hurst Interview: England Legend Discusses Three Lions’ Euro 2020 Hopes and Names The Team Gareth Southgate Should Pick

With this summer’s European Championships fast approaching, we sit down with England’s 1966 World Cup final hat-trick hero, Sir Geoff...
May 20, 2021 12 min read
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Top 10 Richest MMA Fighters Ever

Who are the richest MMA fighters in the world? 10. Randy Couture - $17 Million9. Wanderlei Silva - $18 Million8....
May 19, 2021 4 min read
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Infographics, Sports

Foul Play: Football Decisions That Upset Fans The Most

When elite European football clubs dreamt up the idea of a breakaway European Super League (ESL) - and then tried...
May 13, 2021 4 min read
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The Top 10 Tallest Jockeys Of All Time

Height is not an advantage when riding racehorses but, as the tallest jockeys ever demonstrate, it’s no barrier to success...
May 12, 2021 6 min read
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Sports

The Odds Of Making It To The NFL

May means NFL draft time - typically one of the most watched offseason sports events, as teams hoover up talent...
May 4, 2021 3 min read
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10 Sports Stars Who Have Been Knighted

For a sports star in the UK, being recognized and rewarded with a knighthood for contributions to the sporting world...
April 5, 2021 5 min read
Sports

The Odds Of Making It To MLB

The 2021 Major League Baseball (MLB) season is about to get underway with Opening Day today, on April 1, as...
April 1, 2021 2 min read
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Which Sports Teams Have The Most Women In Leadership?

The world’s biggest companies have been being urged to make their boardrooms more diverse for years, and while things may...
March 29, 2021 3 min read
Sports

The Most Expensive NBA Top Shot Moments (So Far)

Sporting memorabilia has always been a popular market. Plenty of fans are willing to fork out huge sums to own...
March 24, 2021 4 min read
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Infographics, Sports

The World’s Most Expensive Pieces Of Sporting Memorabilia

Sporting memorabilia comes in all shapes and sizes, from signed shirts and photos to the winning ball or stick. The...
March 23, 2021 3 min read
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Infographics, Sports

Analysis Reveals COVID-19 Cost MLB $5.13 Billion In 2020

2020 was a disastrous year for sport. COVID-19 caused the shutdowns of all major leagues throughout the world, including the...
March 20, 2021 2 min read
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Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Female Soccer Players Ever

Women’s soccer is one of the fastest growing sports around. Huge TV audiences now tune in for the biggest matches,...
March 13, 2021 4 min read
Dennis Rodman
Sports

The Most Outrageous Dennis Rodman Stories Ever

Ah, Dennis Rodman. For NBA fans and beyond, the blockbuster basketball superstar is a gift that keeps on giving. Now...
February 17, 2021 4 min read
Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews with their dogs
Sports

Match Made In Heaven: Patrick Mahomes & Brittany Matthews’s Epic Love Story

In the uncertain times of Covid it seems that the escapism of fairy tales is more necessary than ever. How...
February 6, 2021 3 min read
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Infographics, Sports

We Analyzed 400k Social Media Posts About Women’s Soccer (And Found Out Men Prefer It)

New social media research reveals a 354 percent increase in men talking about NSWL since last year Attitudes to women’s soccer becoming more favourable –...
January 22, 2021 4 min read
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Celebrities & Poker Pros, Sports

9 Stars Who Refused The Super Bowl Halftime Show

Once upon a time, a Super Bowl halftime performance was one of the most sought-after slots in the world for...
January 14, 2021 4 min read
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Sports, Top 10s

The Top 10 Female Horse Jockeys Of All Time

A University of Liverpool study found in 2018 that female jockeys made up just over five percent of all rides...
January 11, 2021 6 min read
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Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Esports Players Ever

The world of Esports seems to grow every year. From its origins as a niche hobby, it has now turned...
December 16, 2020 4 min read
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Boxers Ever

Boxing is as much of a business as it is a sport. From its early days to modern times, there...
December 2, 2020 4 min read
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Top 10 Richest Racing Drivers Ever

Racing comes in many different shapes and sizes, from Formula One through to drag racing. The best drivers in the...
November 15, 2020 4 min read
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Top 10 Biggest Sports Betting Accumulator Wins Ever

Accumulators or parlays are big business for sportsbooks. Although these are tougher than the average bet to pull off, there...
November 11, 2020 4 min read
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Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Golfers Ever

The prizes earned by the best golfers in the world are huge, often worth millions. What’s more, they also earn...
October 20, 2020 4 min read
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Sports

Bubble Or No Bubble? That Is The Question…

The 2020 NBA Finals are upon us, with basketball big guns LA Lakers and Miami Heat battling it out. But...
October 6, 2020 4 min read
Sports, Top 10s

10 Sports Stars Who Went Broke

Sports stars can earn ridiculous amounts of money - like those on our lists of the richest NFL players and...
September 16, 2020 5 min read
Bob Fitzsimmons against a Union Jack
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Greatest British Boxers Of All Time

10. Jim Driscoll9. Chris Eubank Snr8. Ricky Hatton7. Joe Calzaghe6. Ken Buchanan5. Randolph Turpin4. Ted Lewis3. Lennox Lewis2. Jimmy Wilde1. Bob Fitzsimmons There’s an...
September 11, 2020 4 min read
Sam Langford
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Top 10 Greatest Boxers Never To Win World Titles

World titles are viewed as the pinnacle achievement in boxing. Every fighter with ambitions coming into the sport has their...
August 24, 2020 5 min read
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Sports, Top 10s

10 Sports Stars Who Died Young

Tragically, there are some sports stars who don’t get to finish their careers, passing away while still in their prime....
August 15, 2020 5 min read
Willard Knocked to the ropes by Jack Dempsey
Sports, Top 10s

10 Boxers Who Started Late

Not all fighters have been learning their craft from a young age. Many combatants do first step into boxing gyms...
August 9, 2020 5 min read
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Infographics, Sports

41% Of Football Fans Won’t Attend Games Due To Concerns Of Contracting Coronavirus

Even for non-football fans, the NFL's 2020 season represented a glimmering light of hope amidst the pandemic. While other professional...
August 6, 2020 5 min read
Basketball
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The Most Vulgar NBA Fan Bases

Tensions tend to run high on gameday in the NBA. We all know that. But while on-court action gets heated,...
July 22, 2020 3 min read
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Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest NFL Players Ever

With Patrick Mahomes recently signing his 10-year contract worth an eye-watering $503 million, it got us thinking about who the...
July 16, 2020 5 min read
Guides, Sports

Everything You Need To Know About Prop Betting

You may have heard the term 'prop bets' or 'props' in relation to gambling on sports events. What does it...
July 12, 2020 6 min read
Secretariat
Sports, Top 10s

The Top 10 Most Famous Racehorses Of All Time

Famous racehorses live on through the ages. Memorable names conjure up images of the biggest horse races, dominant performances, and...
July 7, 2020 6 min read
Horses running on a sand track
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Horse Racing Tracks In The World

There are few things in life that match the experience of going to a horse race track for a big...
July 3, 2020 8 min read
Lucia Rijker boxing
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Greatest Female Boxers Ever

Here we take a look back and rank the pound-for-pound greatest ever female fighters in history. Let us know if...
June 29, 2020 3 min read
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Guides, Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Worst (and Funniest) Doping Excuses In History

You only need to look at Russia for proof that we’re entering a new “no-nonsense” era when it comes to...
June 25, 2020 7 min read