Sport

Winter Olympics Games

The Most Bizarre Sports in the Winter Olympics

Every four years, competitors from around the world come together to face off in a series of games. The Winter Olympics may be best known for mainstream events like figure skating and skiing, but they also feat...
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Brian Lara

Brian Lara is an all-time great in the echelons of cricketing folklore. He holds the highest individual score in a Test innings, scoring 400 not out against England in 2004.Brian Lara was born in Santa Cruz...
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Thierry Henry

Many consider Thierry Henry, of Martinique ancestry, to be the greatest football striker who has played in the English Premier League era. Henry scored 228 goals for Arsenal FC during his eight years at the clu...
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Gerald Asamoah

Fans of the German Bundesliga, the premier football league in Germany, will recognise the name Gerald Asamoah. Outside Germany, it is very unlikely to that the name would conjure up any recognition.Gerald A...
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Samuel Eto’o

Samuel Eto’o is regarded as one of the iconic strikers  in modern football. He is one of Africa’s most successful players.Eto’o, who was born in Douala in Cameroon, has represented some of Europe’s top club...
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Sir Vivian Richards

Sir Vivian Richards, a phenomenal Cricket player in his day, is widely considered to be the best Cricket player of all time.Sir Viv was born on the picturesque Island of Antigua and Barbuda on the 7th March...
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Eusebio

Eusebio da Silva Ferreira, more commonly known as Eusebio, is regarded as Portugal’s greatest ever striker. Eusebio was born on 25th January 1942 in present day Mozambique and played club football for Benfica i...
Lilian Thuram

Lilian Thuram

Lilian Thuram was born in the French overseas territory of Guadeloupe. Thuram moved to France when he was 9 years old. Along with Thuram, Guadeloupe can also lay claim to having produced Thierry Henry, one of f...
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Vikash Dhorasoo

Vikash Dhorasoo is a former French football player of Mauritian background. He was born in Harfleur in France and was a substitute at the FIFA World Cup in Germany 2006.He made his debut for French football...
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Didier Drogba

Didier Drogba, a talented footballer, was born in Abidjad the economic capital of the Ivory Coast.He has played for European heavy weights such as Marseille and Chelsea (The Blues). The former Blues striker...
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Usain Bolt

Usain St Leo Bolt, was born in Sherwood content, Trelawny, Jamaica.Bolt first came to the attention of the public when he ran in the 2002 World Junior Championships, in which he won the 200-meter event. In ...
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Giselle Salandy – A Life Cut Short

Giselle Salandy is the world’s greatest boxer that you’ve never heard of. The native of Trinidad & Tobago is considered the foremost female boxer in the sport’s history. This piece chronicles her life, care...
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Danielle Beaubrun – Swimming for St. Lucia

The modern Olympic Games were reintroduced in the 20 th  century to help an increasingly global community of nations come together in the spirit of peace and athletic competition. The games were designed to sup...