St. Louis Cardinals celebration immediately after winning the World Series
Last Friday night, the St. Louis Cardinals won their eleventh World Series Finals after a nail-biting seven game finale to the season. I was in downtown St. Louis that night-Washington Ave was a sea of red and white. The celebration was ridiculous. It reminded me of the Boston Red Sox win in 2004 where they came back from three games down against the Yankees and ultimately ended up winning their first world championship after almost a century of baseball, ending the curse of the Bambino.
The decision on which sport will take up the 28th and last Olympic spot was made by the IOC on September 8th, 2013 and, unfortunately, squash was not selected. This was the third time in a row that the sport has been denied entry into the Olympic Games. But there may be changes ahead in the way the Olympic Sports Program is made up that could still make it possible for squash to gain entry. Read more below.