BBC to air select Wimbledon matches in 3D this year


  The BBC is going ahead with its plans to broadcast some selected Wimbledon matches in 3D. The BBC is taking the endeavour as part of a two-year trial of the 3D technology. In the beginning, only semi-finals and finals have been singled out for airing. The service can be accessed by anyone with aContinue reading “BBC to air select Wimbledon matches in 3D this year”

Roger Federer asked to take off orange sole shoes at Wimbledon


Within just 69 minutes of their use by Roger Federer in his match against Victor Hanescu, Federer has been asked by Wimbledon authorities to not wear the orange sole Nike shoes. The reason behind the directive is the strict adherence of all-white dress code at the sporting event. Though Kevin Anderson also wore Lotto shoesContinue reading “Roger Federer asked to take off orange sole shoes at Wimbledon”

Bulls’ appalling defeat from Heat is “not the end of the world” according to Joakim Noah


For Joakim Noah, it’s all part of the game. “We didn’t play well, but it’s not the end of the world,” Noah said late Wednesday. “It’s 1-1 and it’s going to be a big Game 3 in Chicago.” The Bulls are now going to practice back home at the Berto Center on Thursday afternoon, andContinue reading “Bulls’ appalling defeat from Heat is “not the end of the world” according to Joakim Noah”

Lance Armstrong asks court to dismiss $12Mn SCA lawsuit after stripping away from Tour de France titles


Lance Armstrong has asked a Texas court to dismiss court case by a Dallas based promotions company seeking repayment of more than $12 million. The amount was paid as bonuses to Armstrong for winning the Tour de France. SCA Promotions has taken legal action against Armstrong and his manager Bill Stapleton in Dallas state districtContinue reading “Lance Armstrong asks court to dismiss $12Mn SCA lawsuit after stripping away from Tour de France titles”

Pope Benedict XVI’s leaked private correspondence unveils division within Vatican


The leak of private correspondences of Pope Benedict XVI is serious security breach no doubt but it also opened a window to assess the inner equations in the Holy See and Pope Benedict’s functioning. The incidents of rivalry, betrayal, allegations of corruption, systemic jarring have all broke out in the open. One such incident belongsContinue reading “Pope Benedict XVI’s leaked private correspondence unveils division within Vatican”

Share your biggest sports grievances from 2012 with the world as the Sports Festivus 2012 begins


If you have any complaints with the sports teams, players, managers, owners etc., its time when according to the tradition started by Huffington Post called as Sports Festivus 2012, you can go ahead and share them with the world. You can also watch a classic clip from the TV show “Seinfield” and learn more aboutContinue reading “Share your biggest sports grievances from 2012 with the world as the Sports Festivus 2012 begins”