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City of Light has proven his quality against Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Accelerate in the past and could be his rival’s main threat when they lock horns at the Pegasus World Cup. The four-year-old has won four of his seven races since making his debut at the end of last year and has the potential to become an elite competitor at the top of US Racing. Michael McCarthy’s charge did not compete against Accelerate in the Classic, instead racing in the Dirt Mile where he claimed victory. However, he should be in line for another showdown against his rival and is…

As a Spurs fan living in the US it is quite hard to find those who don’t believe that I am a San Antonio supporter, rather than a Tottenham Hotspur fan. The reason for this is of course that US sports take precedent over everything else here, but there are a few of us Premier League fans around. My good friend Michael Volitich is an avid Spurs supporter like me and we were speaking recently about what realistically we can expect from our boys this season and here is where Michael believes we’ll end up, take a look and see…

The age-long debate as to when the festive period officially starts is still raging hence there is no one who can say with certainty when the festive period starts. However, from our own point of view, the festive period starts a week before the start of the month of December. The whole of the month of December will be festive (who really can argue with that). As such, in our list of sporting events to watch out for over the festive period, we cover sporting events from late November all the way up to New Year’s Day. Note that you…

The prospect of starting your very own sports club and bringing the community together in the spirit of good sportsmanship can be a very attractive prospect. While it might take some doing to accomplish successfully, with enough effort and maybe a little elbow grease, your sports club can turn from a dream into reality relatively quickly. However, it’s one thing to start, and another thing entirely to properly manage. To succeed in both aspects, being prepared before actually making the effort to start your sports club is crucial. By following the guidelines provided, you’ll ensure that the process goes smoothly…

Where did the summer go? Soon, fall will be upon us, and with it, the imminent start of the NBA preseason.   It is at this time we all like to wax philosophical about the chances of our favorite squads. Shaun Benderson has been awaiting the start of the NBA season with baited breath, as he recently noted in his blog. While we aren’t sure that Florida’s teams will have a realistic chance to win it all this season, we do have a good idea which ones will. In the post below, we’ll share what we believe will happen as…

We are well an truly into the new year now as we approach March and there is some outstanding sporting events on the horizon which we cannot wait for. Already we are in the thick of the 6 nations rugby tournament and the EFL Cup has just been won by Manchester United as the football season approaches its final climax. The summer is the home of sport and we’re going to take a look at just some of the events which you need to start getting excited about. Cheltenham Festival, March 14-17 The National Hunt racing calendar’s biggest event, Cheltenham…

The world’s top jockeys are competing this Spring for the Gold cup. Betting will take place in March and April at some major races held at UK courses. If you are attending and want to get the heads up on the jockeys, horses and your odds then take a look at this handy infographic to identify the best performers.

Of all the people out there, there are few that are more fun to shop for than the sports lover. They make their passion for athletics, the outdoors, and/or their favorite team known to everyone that they encounter in their life. As such, the likelihood is high that if you buy them something related to these hobbies for their birthday or some other occasion, they will eat it up and appreciate you greatly for it. That being said, some items have more impact than others; in this post, we will list off some of the best gifts for sports lovers…

This is an exciting time of year for Americans as the sport is just starting to get interesting, with the NHL, NBA, MLB and NFL seasons having started in the last month or so, now is the time when we usually get the best of the sport action and the holiday season is jam-packed with sporting events. The big question is then, what is the best way to watch these great events. There are some things that are almost obligatory when we watch the sports we love, friends and food, let’s take a look then at the best ways that…

When it comes to sports, there are few better than those in the US, with the exciting MLB, NBA, NFL and NHL seasons having just got underway there has never been a better time to get involved in the action. Maybe this year is the time to get involved in a new sport and it has never been easier to watch the action,  sport is big money and as such there is incredible coverage of live events. The question is how and where will you be watching the best of the action this year, here are some of the best ways…