Some of the great moments of sportsmanship at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
The game of cricket originated in England. The sport was as a way to display sportsmanship and gentlemanliness, as well as athletic ability. The players were to focus on playing fair rather than on winning. Cricket was slow moving and matches lasted a maximum of five days. When the British colonized India in 1858, the sport of cricket played a big role in the take-over. Like other colonizing super-powers, Britain attempted to use a national sport to impose their values on the other culture. Sports are fun and non-violent, so what better way to subtly urge the Indians to act and think more like the British? Indian elites soon saw the benefits of cricket, using the game to both bond with the powerful British and to reaffirm their own status within the Indian population. However, the skillful Indian cricket players were able to push back at the British rulers by beating them at their own game. This was when the transformation of British cricket may have begun.
This is what you get when you put idiot black person on a field with a bunch of other players.
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Even if the Falcons lost in numbers, they still earned respect. Right now, they might not have been able to win the trophy, but they won something that’s more important than the Number one title–these are the hearts of the people.
Blessing of health comes from exercise.
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In honor of the upcoming season Derek Hart, who coached Little League Baseball and Softball for over 20 years, gives advice on how best to work with youngsters on the diamond.
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