Tag Archives: sports

What I’ve Learned In 10 Years of Youth Sports Blogging

As it happens, New Year’s Eve 2018 is the 10th anniversary of the premiere of this blog, which I called Your Kid’s Not Going Pro when I started it as an independent site. So here is how I started: The title of this blog (“Your Kid’s Not Going Pro,” in case you hadn’t figured that out) sounds bitter and dream-killing, but ... Read More »

TheScore To Become First Media Company To Offer Online & Mobile Sports Betting In North America

LAS VEGAS, NV – JANUARY 26: Bettors line up to place wagers after more than 400 proposition bets for Super Bowl LI between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots were posted at the Race & Sports SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on January 26, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)Getty ... Read More »

Gionee M7 Power India Launch Set for November 15, Sports 5000mAh Battery

HIGHLIGHTS Gionee’s M7 Power sports 18:9 display It is set to launch in India on November 15 It was launched in China at CNY 1,999 Chinese handset manufacturer Gionee has started sending media invites for the launch of its M7 Power smartphone in India. The company will unveil the Gionee M7 Power on November 15. The company started teasing the India launch of the ... Read More »

Motorola Verve Loop Sports Bluetooth In-Ear Headphones With Water Resistance Launched in India

Following the launch of the Motorola Earbuds Metal and Earbuds Sports in-ear headphones last week, Shyam Telecom, the Indian licensee of Motorola Companion Products range, has launched another pair of headphones, called the Motorola Verve Loop Sports Bluetooth in-ear headphones. The water resistant headphones are priced at Rs. 2,499 and will be sold via mobile retail outlets and e-commerce sites. The Motorola Verve ... Read More »

Nubia N2 India Launch Set for Today, Sports 5000mAh Battery and 16-Megapixel Front Camera

HIGHLIGHTS Nubia N2 was first unveiled in China back in March It was launched alongside the Nubia M2 and Nubia M2 Lite Of the two, the Nubia M2 Lite has been launched in India The Nubia N2, first unveiled in China back in March, will be launched in India on Wednesday. The smartphone is expected to be exclusively available via Amazon India, ... Read More »

Meet the journalist who invented sports blogging a century ago

By Ed Sherman • March 7, 2017 To those who think sports blogging is an invention of the modern era, guess again. Ring Lardner beat Bill Simmons and others like him by about 80-90 years. A new book, “The Lost Journalism of Ring Lardner,” edited by Ron Rapoport, should be required reading for sports journalists who want to know the ... Read More »

Government to make sports a compulsory subject in schools

While the Sport Ministry send its proposal to the Ministry of Human Resource and Development, the HRD Ministry responded to Sport Ministry citing most of the schools falls under the jurisdiction of state government and it is for the later to decide the policy decision. Government to make sports a compulsory subject in schools RELATED STORIES IIM Shillong hosts Golf ... Read More »