Krav Maga – Israeli Self Defence

By Sumiitra Yiohan Sooriaarratchi I have recently discovered this interesting self-defense technique from Israel – Krav Maga (Contact Combat in Hebrew). Created by Imi Lichtenfeld during the 1930’s in Czechoslovakia; initially to defend the Jewish quarter of Bratislava against fascist thugs. It has been adopted by the Israeli Defense Forces …

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Kite Surfing in Sri Lanka

Kite Surfing in Sri Lanka Kitesurfing or Kiteboarding is an adventure surface water sport combining wakeboard- ing, windsurfing, surfing, paragliding and gymnastics into one extreme sport. “Kitemares” apart, Kitesurfing has now advanced to what it is today, as seen in – www.kitesurfingsrilanka.com

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Indian Premier League: Just a Spectacle?

    By Rudham Gammampila Wednesday, May 18, 2011                                                                                 Indian Premier League: Just a Spectacle?  While in India for the past week or so I found that many of the people I met spoke of a disenchantment with the fourth installment of the DLF IPL (Indian Premier League), and …

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