Sunday, 20 September 2020

A female skier once buried alive by an avalanche returned to the same Serbian slope to marry the man who rescued her. Which is odd: usually it's after marriage you find yourself in way over your head.

An ice crew pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Saturday, 19 September 2020

An British company that turns elephant dung into paper claims it's ideal for greeting cards. Yep; nothing says love like "Roses are red, this Valentine is poo.
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A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers!

Friday, 18 September 2020

A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

A Scrabble player was once kicked out of the U.S. national championship for hiding wild-card tiles. When asked to explain himself, he drew a blank.

Thursday, 17 September 2020

 I heard Toronto lost a game this week 20-6. Did the CFL season start while I wasn’t looking?

A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Wednesday, 16 September 2020

Cafe 3.440 is a restaurant set 3,400 metres (11,000 ft.) up the Alps in Austria's Wildspitze Mountain ski resort. It's said to have great food but not much atmosphere.

A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers!

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

Eight years ago, why did Canada delay taking the penny out of circulation from November (as originally planned) to February?
a) Retailers said it would kill holiday sales;
b) CFL players said it would kill Grey Cup bonuses.

A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Monday, 14 September 2020

A few NFL scores from week 1: 

Patriots 21, Dolphins 11; 

Saints 34, Buccaneers 23;

Belichick 1, Brady 0.

 A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Sunday, 13 September 2020

Police in Devon, England, were looking for a transit passenger who caused $316 damage to a leather seat — by eating part of it. Puts a whole new spin on bus fare.

 An ice crew pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Saturday, 12 September 2020

The Raptors set a franchise record with 18 turnovers — 18! — in losing game 7 to the Celtics. Much of the night they were bum Raps.

A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers!

Friday, 11 September 2020

Sorry Houston Texans: 20 points wasn't enough to beat the Chiefs on Thursday Night. And it wouldn't have been enough to beat the Atlanta Braves, who scored 29 on Wednesday.

 A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Thursday, 10 September 2020

What's with Brits calling Roger Bannister 'Sir?' In Canada our best runners are referred to as 'wanted' or 'at large.'


ROGER BANNISTER: FIRST TO MILE IN UNDER FOUR MINUTES

 A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers.

Wednesday, 9 September 2020

SPORTS DEKE REPRISE
South African gold medallist Cameron van der Burgh admitted to cheating in the 100-metre breaststroke by kicking more than allowed at the start. That's dirty pool.
A cheerleader pic from Sports Deke. Cheers!

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

Is there a better name for a shot putter than Canada's Dylan Armstrong?