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Champions even after losing on the field

It was a moment of joy for the Bangladeshi cricket fans in Dhaka when Bangladesh recorded their maiden ODI series win against Pakistan by registering their second win in the three match series. One could see the joy on the face of the stand-in skipper Shakib Al-Hassan after the accomplishment. Not a long while ago, it was the same Bangladeshi team who were left with tears after the World Cup exit following a herculean group stage effort. The players have never been shy of showing their emotions; as the adage goes, real men do not hide their emotions. And on most occasions, these champions win hearts despite being on the losing side. Here is a total recall of some of the greatest moments of sporting history when the men couldn’t control their emotions. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-21 11:09:49. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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What happened to Formula One in India?

The first ever Formula One race in India took place on 30th September of the 2011 season as the 17th race, won by Sebastian Vettel for Red Bull. The next two years saw the same man win the Indian GP hosted in the freshly constructed Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida, near New Delhi. The Indian GP has been axed in 2014 citing tax problems with the Uttar Pradesh government as the reason. The UP government does not see F1 as a sport but rather an entertainment and thus levied heavy tax which is being currently contested in court. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-21 06:22:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter