Get Involved




About Us


All Regions

  Discussions International
  Home    |    World    |    US & Canada    |    Middle East    |    Latin America    |    Europe    |    Asia    |    Africa        |    My Account
  12 December 2018   Arts and Writing  |  Beauty & Style  |  Education  |  Entertainment  |  Family & Romance  |  Health  |  Politics & Business  |  Sports  |  Technology & Autos  |  Travel  | 
A flash and a peek
February 12 , 2014

In all parts of the world or organization, efforts are put into the activities of the year right from the beginning of the year up till the end; targets are set, materials are sourced, recruitments are done, processes are initiated, obstacles are encountered and maybe surmounted, helps are rendered to those who need them and at the end of it all as a fiscal, business, financial or athletic year stocks are taken, the recruited are appraised, accomplishments are observed, recognized and noted, failures are castigated and rectified, and above all a roll out is done for the new year. The sporting world is not an exception. Let us take a glance into the highlights of how the sporting world faired in 2013 and take a peep into whom and what may make headlines in 2014.

2013 is a year that witnessed plenty of victories laced with scandals and the year recorded one of the biggest scandals in sporting history. It was officially revealed on global television channel when Lance Armstrong admitted using performance enhancing drug. Armstrong revealed his terrible secret in an interview with Oprah Winfrey on the famous Oprah Winfrey Show.

Adam Scott was one of the lucky men of the year as the Australian finally won the US Masters after failing to clinch the coveted trophy countless times. It was a good sporting success that rated so highly as one of the biggest stories of the year. 

The most pathetic of all the stories from 2013 relating to a sportsman and arguably there was none more outrageous or unsettling than the fall from grace of Paraolympian Oscar Pistorius. He was a delight to watch at the 2012 Paralympics Games in London but the South African was accused and charged with murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at his house in Pretoria.

The soccer world witnessed some tremendous merry-go-round; Nigeria won the AFCON trophy after so many years of wait, Sir Alex Ferguson stepped down as the manager of Manchester United after an illustrious span at the realm and was replaced with former Everton manager David Moyes. The Special One; Jose Mourinho became The Happy one as he was confirmed as Chelsea manager for the second time. Bayern Munich completed a league and cup treble after winning the DFB-Pokal, Bundesliga and Champions League.

The king of the track Usain Bolt was left in awe and couldn’t quite believe it after Justin Gatlin beat him by one-hundredth of a second in the 100m at the Diamond League meeting in Rome. Serena Williams had her bags full of trophies as sh

1   2   Next Page >>

Learn more about this author, Odunayo Iyiola.
You can contact or send this author comments or questions.
Recommended Posts

Share this page

Contribute. Post Comments.

1151 contributions. Viewing 551 - 560 of 1151 comments

Type the code shown:

Not readable? Change text.

Peterbef      Reply     2018-08-31 09:19:12 female cialis
[url=]does cialis lowers blood pressure[/url]
cialis tadalafil cialis super active
[url=]cialis blood pressure[/url]
how to take cialis for best results does cialis lowers blood pressure
[url=]cialis medication[/url]
cialis black cialis 30 day free trial
[url=]free cialis sample pack[/url]
free cialis samples

Peterbef      Reply     2018-08-31 07:41:32 how much does cialis cost without insurance
[url=]price of cialis[/url]
cialis tadalafil cialis online usa
[url=]how much does cialis cost without insurance[/url]
cialis black cialis 20
[url=]cialis 5mg best price[/url]
viagra vs cialis forum cialis bph
[url=]cialis shelf life[/url]
cialis vs viagra reddit

Engedly      Reply     2018-08-31 07:24:23     

buy cialis pills generic cialis a
[url=]cialis online[/url]
canada cialis generic alpha blockers
buy cheap cialis

lormafag      Reply     2018-08-31 06:44:29     

viagra for sale at walmart

Peterbef      Reply     2018-08-31 06:03:51 how to take cialis for best results
[url=]buying cialis online safely[/url]
cialis cheap cialis patent
[url=]cialis patent expiration date[/url]
cialis over the counter 2017 best time to take cialis
[url=]cialis versus viagra[/url]
cialis daily use how to take cialis for best results
[url=]cialis online usa[/url]
cialis dosing

Appoks      Reply     2018-08-31 05:03:41     

walmart pharmacy viagra cialis generic cialis
[url=]buy cheap cialis online[/url]
viagra same day cialis generic
buy cialis online

Peterbef      Reply     2018-08-31 04:26:54 who makes cialis
[url=]cialis drug[/url]
cialis in canada does cialis lower blood pressure
[url=]free cialis samples[/url]
coupon for cialis cialis patent
[url=]cialis coupon walgreens[/url]
best time to take cialis how to get cialis
[url=]5mg cialis[/url]
cialis daily use

Peterbef      Reply     2018-08-31 02:49:39 coupons for cialis
[url=]how much does cialis cost at walmart[/url]
cialis versus viagra cialis price walmart
[url=]cialis daily use[/url]
where to buy cialis cialis daily use
[url=]cialis 20[/url]
when will cialis be over the counter cialis india
[url=]free cialis samples[/url]
cialis india

Ignome      Reply     2018-08-31 02:27:06     

how to get a viagra prescription
[url=]generic viagra online[/url]
natural viagra for women
buy viagra online

Peterbef      Reply     2018-08-31 01:11:59 cialis dosage 40 mg
[url=]is cialis covered by insurance[/url]
cialis half life how much does cialis cost at walmart
[url=]buying cialis cheap[/url]
buying cialis online safely which is better viagra or cialis
[url=]cialis black[/url]
generic cialis 2017 buying cialis cheap
[url=]cialis vs levitra[/url]
cialis shelf life

1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56   57   58   59   60   61   62   63   64   65   66   67   68   69   70   71   72   73   74   75   76   77   78   79   80   81   82   83   84   85   86   87   88   89   90   91   92   93   94   95   96   97   98   99   100   101   102   103   104   105   106   107   108   109   110   111   112   113   114   115   116   Next >>
Share this page




  © 2018 WikiColumn, All Rights Reserved

About WikiColumn

Terms of Use


Advertize With Us

Contact Us

Get Involved

Privacy Policy

WikiColumn Help