Archive for the ‘Odd Ball’ Category

Nike’s World Cup Animated Short: The Last Game (Video)

Nike’s World Cup Animated Short: The Last Game (Video)

For the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Nike Football released ‘The Last Game’, an animated short featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima, Neymar, Zlatan, Rooney, Iniesta and other international soccer stars. It’s like the soccer version of ‘Space Jam‘.

Remi Gaillard’s World Cup 2014 Trick Shots (Video)

Remi Gaillard’s World Cup 2014 Trick Shots (Video)

To celebrate the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, French prankster Remi Gaillard released a brand new video of his soccer trick-shots. It’s what he does best:

Bad British Hockey Commentary (Video)

Bad British Hockey Commentary (Video)

The 2013 Stanley Cup final gets the bad British commentary treatment.

Swedish Reporter Runs with Marathoners (Video)

Swedish Reporter Runs with Marathoners (Video)

Well, at least she tried…

England Fans’ Paper Plane Hits Peru Player during Wembley Match (Video)

England Fans’ Paper Plane Hits Peru Player during Wembley Match (Video)

Fans watching England vs Peru friendly soccer match at Wembley threw paper planes from the top of the stadium. Amazingly, one of them ended up hitting Peru player Hansell Riojas.

Cyclist Celebration Fail (Video)

Cyclist Celebration Fail (Video)

Noah Granigan, an 18-year-old cyclist from New Jersey, crashes/falls immediately after celebrating his win in the junior criterium race at the 2014 Tour de Somerville.

Novak Djokovic Takes a Break with a Ball Boy at the French Open (Video)

Novak Djokovic Takes a Break with a Ball Boy at the French Open (Video)

Novak Djokovic invites a ball boy to sit down with him during the French Open first-round match against Joao Sousa.

French Open Dance-Off: Gael Monfils vs Laurent Lokoli (Video)

French Open Dance-Off: Gael Monfils vs Laurent Lokoli (Video)

Gaël Monfils takes on Laurent Lokoli in an epic dance battle during the French Open Kids’ Day. The French tennis players are dancing to DJ Snake and Lil Jon’s ‘Turn Down for What’:

Golfer’s Shot Hits Bird Mid-Flight (Video)

Golfer’s Shot Hits Bird Mid-Flight (Video)

PGA Tour player Jimmy Walker’s tee shot bounces off a bird mid-flight at the Crowne Plaza Invitational.

Unluckiest Golf Shot Ever (Video)

Unluckiest Golf Shot Ever (Video)

Luck ran out on Irish golfer Padraig Harrington during the 2014 HP Byron Nelson Championship in Irving, Texas.