Tuesday, March 20, 2007
The World 3-20
Quick hit update before I try to keep shit moving with a longer piece on some awesomeness later in the week. There are three big sporting events going on in the world right now, the Cricket World Cup, the NCAA tourney and the Parade of Horribles Fantasy Baseball League, which everyone needs to keep updated with.
In cricket, the huge story has been the absolute destruction of everything Pakistan; not only did their team lose to Ireland meaning they don’t make it to the Super 8s, but the night after this historic loss their coach was found dead in his hotel room. People are afraid to speculate whether this was natural or shady for obvious reasons, but it’s put quite the damper on the whole tournament. Unfortunate, since the hosts (Windies,) have played well and moved on to the next round. The other Big Team that is threatened with missing the next round is
As for the tourney, I filled out three brackets, all with different outcomes, so hopefully one of them will end up right. I have
As for the PoH, we submitted our keepers this week; I chose to keep Ryan Zimmerman and
As for the rest of the world, we seem to be on the brink of a long hot summer, where things in