Category Archives: sports

Badminton rally

Unbelievable quickness and skill in these guys.

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Snowboarder vs. avalanche

A quintessential “oh shit” moment. What was that noise? Probably one of these:

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The Eephus pitch

The odd, slow changeup pitch in baseball fools some batters but not all of them. We now know it has a name.

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IIHF World Junior Championship

Canada vs. USA 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship Gold Medal Game. 1/5/17. [5:24]

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Canadian fencing

Ice, swords, and skates. Only in Canada.

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Snow war

Yukigassen. Basically, an organized snowball fight.

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Dodgeball world record

1,200 students, staff and faculty at the University of Alberta unofficially smash the Guinness World Record for most players in a single dodgeball game at the Universiade Pavilion better known as “The Butterdome” in Edmonton, Alta. on February 5, 2010.

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Japanese robot sumo

This Japanese version of Battle Bots is much smaller, much faster and a bit weird.

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MMA face slam

Luis Raul Alvarez TKO’s Martin Georges by judo flipping him face first into the mat. Link. (embed disabled)

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Rugby KO

The player in question is Mark Richards, and he’s fine. This absolutely monstrous contact between the third line of the springboks and the winger of the Lions comes from the Super XV. Willem Alberts is the monster. Willem Alberts highlights:

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Samuel L. Jackson, hockey coach – fave

Always teaching something new and useful.

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Amanda Nunes Vs. Ronda Rousey

Pretty sure this is the last time we see Ronda in the Octagon.

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NFL fan interference

The time when the terms drunk and crazy mix.

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Smartphone air hockey

This is the new version of the original Air Hockey Robot. Now your smartphone controls everything. Looks pretty responsive. They’ve come a long way. More info.

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MMA for boys – Born Warriors

The final trailer in the Born Warriors Trilogy series. Born Warriors Redux: Bound fists focuses on the role of cultural tradition in local communities and how the indigenous Burmese sport of Lethwei (bare-knuckle fighting) is woven into the fabric of … Continue reading

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Snowkite liftoff

A guy with a snowboard and a parachute gets carried away. He probably filled his pants during the ordeal.

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