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How one-arm surfer Bethany Hamilton doesn't just paddle round in circles?

We all know Bethany Hamilton as the surfer girl from Kauai who survived a shark attack in 2003 when she was just 13 years old, a tiger shark biting …

The REAL Best Foods for Runners

Use these "super foods" to power you through your next race.<p>Readers, when it comes to sports nutrition, I may not have the "right" background. I don't hold a "fancy degree," or have even a "rudimentary grasp" of things like "carbs and protein and fat." I'm not "certain" how glycogen is "pronounced."<p>…

FourFourTwo's best 100 Premier League matches ever: 100-91

100. Sunderland 1-3 Charlton Athletic, 01/02/2003<p>Sunderland had dropped to 19th place in the Premier League after a home defeat to Southampton, but …

Soccer

Maria Sharapova beats Ana Ivanovic

STUTTGART, Germany -- Maria Sharapova won her third straight Porsche Grand Prix title on Sunday by coming from behind to defeat Ana Ivanovic 3-6, …

England must pick 'special' Steffon Armitage for World Cup, says Toulon flanker Juan Smith

Former Springbok back-rower has high praise for his colleague and says it would be a 'big mistake' if Stuart Lancaster does not pick him<p>Juan Smith, the former South Africa flanker, believes that it would be a “big mistake” for Stuart Lancaster not to select Steffon Armitage for the Rugby World Cup …

Liverpool vs. Chelsea: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

Jose Mourinho does it again. Chelsea re-opened the Premier League title race with a 2-0 win over Liverpool on Sunday, thwarting and frustrating the league leaders as the Blues produced an impressive “soak-and-dagger” away display.<p>If it is not a familiar story by now, it should be: This season …

Soccer

Wavegarden UK

Dane Reynolds inflicts a very manly turn on a man-made wave.<p>It's been more than three years since Wavegarden first debuted their man-made lineup in a …

Mo Farah May Not Run Marathon Again Until After Olympics

Coach Alberto Salazar wants to stick to "what he's best at in the world."<p>The idea of Mo Farah running the 10,000-meter/marathon double at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been dropped, according to comments Farah’s coach, Alberto Salazar, made to Ken Goe of The Oregonian.<p>Salazar acknowledged …

New Manchester United assistant Nicky Butt relishing 'proud moment'

Nicky Butt has admitted it will be "a proud moment" for him when he takes his place on the Manchester United bench for Saturday's meeting with Norwich City.<p>The former United midfielder, together with Paul Scholes, has been brought in as an assistant to interim manager Ryan Giggs in the aftermath of …

Sharapova in new Nike Tech Pack ad - Women's Tennis Blog

Alongside her boyfriend <b>Grigor Dimitrov</b> and other <b>Nike</b> athletes, <b>Maria Sharapova</b> is starring in the brand’s new commercial promoting the Nike Tech Pack …

A Dynamic Pre-Surf Warm-Up

<b>How do you increase your surf performance with greater endurance, agility, and power without having to hit the gym before the water?</b> It’s a very …