Michael Phelp’s sportsmanship…..

The Americans sure have a good sense of humour…. See this video of the spoof of Michael Phelp’s Epic win over Milorad Cavic in the 100m butterfly swim at the Beijing Olympics… Click Here Awesome….. 😀

Now, that’s “Phelp-tastic”….

When Mark Spitz had won 7 Gold medals in the 1972 Munich Olympics, he had posed for a photograph with Sports Illustrated..(For the uninformed, Sports Illustrated is the world’s leading sports magazine).. Here’s the snap: 😮 And now, when Michael Phelps won 8 Gold medals, Sports Illustrated couldn’t possibly pass up the chance for an […]

Beijing Olympics…..

The Beijing Olympics has been different in a way that all the official stats and videos are copyright protected and has been implemented stringently… All youtube videos uploaded have been “knocked off” of the website within hours….. Well for all those who wish to access results, medal tallies and videos of Beijing Olympics 2008, The […]

Name’s “Bolt”…. “Usain Bolt”……..

And there’s the new kid on the block.. or should I say, new “bolt” on the block.. 😀 pun intended…. Usain Bolt, the 22 year sprinter from Jamaica has won Gold medals in the Holy Grail of sprinting at the Olympics- the good ol’ 100m and 200m sprints, both of them in World Record times…. […]

Michael Phelps… Mission Accomplished….

Well Well Well…. As Expected, the American swimmer Michael Phelps has made a clean sweep of the 8 events he competed in. In the process, he “freestyled” past Mark Spitz’s record of 7 Gold medals in one edition of the Olympics by winning 8 Gold medals in 8 events he competed in. What makes it […]

Happy Independence Day !!….

Here’s wishing all fellow Indians on the completion of 61 years of Independence today, on the 15th of August 2008…… A HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY God bless…….

Could there be more Gold Medals at Beijing??…

Well after the buzz of the Gold medal won by Indian shooter, Abhinav Bindra, the question on everyone’s lips seems to be-“Who next??”….. 😀 So, here’s my take on medal prospects: First and foremost, I would say that the tennis duo of Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupati are the best bets and i would put […]

Michael Phelps……..

Well, after the euphoria of Abhinav Bindra’s Gold Medal winning performance, Team India has continued to have strong performances.. However the talking point of the Olympics has been undoubtedly the crushing performance of the host nation- China and, also the 5 Gold Medals won by American swimmer Michael Phelps. Incidentally all of his gold medals […]

An Olympics Gold Medal after 28 Years…..

Yipee….. Ever since, India started competing in the “Summer” Olympics in 1900, we have never won an individual Gold medal. All that has changed today, the 11th of August 2008 when Abhinav Bindra won Gold in the Men’s 10m Air Rifle Final…. 🙂 The complete results—> Read Here and the Medal listing—> See Here … […]

Olympics… Opening Ceremony

The Beijing Olympics 2008 set off to an amazing ceremony on 08/08/2008 at 8:08 pm Local Time. And were we treated to a visual treat…. The dancers.. the revelry… and finally the “fantabulous fireworks” display… China sure put up an amazing spectacle and the back-set for the Olympics. To know more—> Read Here This Olympics […]