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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Lacrosse: The Fastest Growing Sport in Malaysia

By Sharmini Jayawardena Malaysians ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พย are a breed apart where sub cultures and alternative sports are concerned. They love to involve themselves in various physical as well as imaginative pursuits. So we have groups involved in biking ๐Ÿšฒย , skateboarding , hashing , juggling ๐Ÿคน, motorcycleย ๐Ÿย enthusiasts, ice skating, model airplane โœˆย flying, those …

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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, 2011ย  ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย  Indian Premier League: Just a Spectacle?ย  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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