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Richard Barrett is a Co-Founder and Head of Content at Pundit Arena. You can follow him on Twitter via @TheBoyBarrett .

Is This The Worst First Pitch Ever?

When you’re selected to throw out the ceremonial first pitch in a Major League Baseball game, you know it can go one of two ways; impress the crowd and get cheered or humiliate yourself and get jeered. Sadly, for this Houston Astros fan it was a case of the latter. This pitch was so bad that it made Fifty Cent’s attempt …

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Breaking: Floyd Mayweather Can Read After All

To all the boxing fans that doubted Floyd Mayweather’s literacy, shame on you! A video of the pound-for-pound king has come to light that shows ‘Money’ Mayweather can read after all. Floyd Mayweather and Fifty Cent have been at loggerheads all summer with both sides trading blows. Fifty humiliated Mayweather by telling the world that the 46-0 fighter could not read. Mayweather’s …

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NHL Unhappy, Send Legal Letter To The Simpsons

The National Hockey League (NHL) has sent a strongly worded legal letter to the creators of The Simpsons due to a sketch in which Krusty The Clown vomits into the Stanley Cup. In 1998. It appears that the NHL are a bit behind on the times and have only now seen the episode of the Simpsons where Krusty pukes into …

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This Is The Future Of Instant Replay & It’s Incredible

Instant Replay is about to be changed forever. A company called Replay Technologies are revolutionising the way we view instant replays in sports. In what can only be described as what instant replay would look like in The Matrix, the company’s FreeD software is putting a 360-degree spin on instant replay as we know it. The company states that their “vision is …

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Jonny Sexton To Return To Leinster

There has been a huge boost to the domestic game in Ireland on this Monday morning, with the news that Racing Metro outhalf Jonny Sexton will be returning to Leinster at the end of the upcoming season. News of Sexton’s return was reported in the Irish Independenton Monday following weeks of speculation about whether the Ireland international would return to ‘D4TRESS’. The deal …

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Leaked: Audio Of Floyd Mayweather Attempting To Read

An American radio DJ has unearthed a clip of Floyd Mayweather struggling to read a passage of text, following 50 Cent’s jibes that the pound-for-pound champ cannot read. The Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent beef rumbled on over the weekend, with both sides having their say. However, the heaviest blow of all may have been dealt by Charlemagne Tha God of Power …

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NSFW: 50 Cent ‘Rinses’ Floyd Mayweather With Special Ice Bucket Challenge

50 Cent has attempted to make a mockery of Floyd Mayweather’s intelligence by giving him a special ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The rapper has challenged Floyd to read one page out of a Harry Potter book instead of doing the Ice Bucket Challenge and he will donate £750,000 to charity. It is well documented that rapper 50 Cent and boxer Floyd Mayweather have fallen out …

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Old Man Makes Outrageous Catch At Chicago Cubs Game

An ageing Chicago Cubs fan made the catch of the week at Wrigley Field on Monday night. The Brewers beat the Cubs 3-1 thanks to a Mark Reynolds home run and two-out RBI double in the seventh from Khris Davis. However, the star of the show was undoubtedly the elderly Chicago Cubs fan that flew through the air to make one of …

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Clint Dempsey Swaps His Jersey With Fan For Popcorn

Clint Dempsey just gets cooler and cooler. The former Fulham and Tottenham striker took his coolness up a notch on Sunday by trading his jersey with a young fan for some popcorn. The current Seattle Sounders star made the swap after the Sounders’ 2-0 win over the Houston Dynamo. Check out the video here: Dempsey seems like one of the …

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Top 5 Crazy Newcastle United Moments

Newcastle United, a bastion of football in the North East. A club with a proud history, and an even prouder fan base. However, the club has had its fair share of crazy moments. Here are the top five. 5. Joe Kinnear Tries To Sign His Own Player Joe Kinnear could have an entire article dedicated to himself, such is the extravagant …

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Future Of Golf In Safe Hands Judging By McIlroy & Fowler Twitter Exchange

The future of golf is set to reach new levels of excitement judging by this morning’s Twitter exchange between Valhalla victor Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler. McIlroy was victorious in the 2014 US PGA Championship following one of the greatest final days in recent history. Fowler came up just short, but the battle between golf’s biggest young stars has been exceptional over the …

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Top 10 Hipster Republic Of Ireland Jerseys

The Irish football team may not be blessed with bundles of creativity on the pitch, but what we lack in footballing prowess we more than make up for with our jerseys. You’re not a real footballing hipster unless you’ve got some of these works of art in your wardrobe. Without further adieu, here are the top ten hipster jerseys in …

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Racism, Crack Cocaine & Cancer – The Story Of Chelsea’s First Black Player Paul Canoville

Football encompasses many things; delight and despair, pleasure and pain, affection and animosity. The story of Paul Canoville is one that is both fascinating and depressing in equal measure. Every boy dreams of one day growing up to become a professional footballer. The roar of the crowd, thousands of people screaming your name. Sadly, as ‘Canners’ quickly found out, the reality is …

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Everton Close To Signing Belgian Youngster

Everton are close to signing promising Anderlecht striker David Henen form under the noses of Premier League rivals Arsenal. The Belgian frontman is believed to have agreed a deal to move to Everton and should be confirmed this week. Arsenal had been linked with a move for the 18-year-old, but Everton have agreed of around £1 million for the pacy player. …

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Revealed: Chelsea Third Kit For Upcoming Season

Adidas have revealed Chelsea’s new third kit for the 2014/15 season and it is sure to please Blues fans. The jersey was revealed on the official Adidas Twitter page on Tuesday morning and has been met with positive reviews. Introducing the 2014/15 Chelsea FC 3rd kit. #allinCFC pic.twitter.com/YVxLoW2Bie — adidas UK (@adidasUK) July 23, 2014 Even one of Chelsea’s ex players, Paul …

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Is This The Worst Cristiano Ronaldo Advert Ever?

Cristiano Ronaldo has terrorised defences throughout the world and now it looks like he is switching his focus to, er, dandruff. Unfortunately, Dan Druff is not the name of an English lower league player and it looks like Cristiano Ronaldo has sold out to one of the big brands. In a cringeworthy thirty second advert, the Ballon d’Or winner is …

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VIDEO: A Day In Dublin With Conor McGregor

MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani spent a day with Conor McGregor prior to his big night in Dublin. McGregor spoke about everything from his upbringing, to his days as a plumber and the debt of gratitude he owes to Coach Kavanagh. In a fantastic insight into the life of Ireland’s hottest star, Conor McGregor talks candidly about his life in the buildup …

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