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Why is WWE SmackDown not as big as Raw?

Why is WWE SmackDown not as big as Raw?

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Monday Night Raw has always been the flagship show of the WWE. In recent times, we have seen SmackDown deliver some quality content that kept up its reputation on an equal standing if not better. The likes of Kofi Kingston, Daniel Bryan and AJ Styles have constantly produced tremendous matches which showcase wrestling talent over entertainment while Raw’s tag team division is laughable compared to SmackDown’s, which features some of the best in the company such as The New Day, Bryan and Rowan, Asuka and Kairi Sane, the Hardy Boyz, etc. However, Raw enjoys a completely different level of popularity and viewership compared to its Tuesday night (soon-to-be Friday night) counterpart. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why Raw trumps over Smackdown. Superstars The best of the best i
Different format rules applying to indoor cricket world cup

Different format rules applying to indoor cricket world cup

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Though all forms of indoor cricket world cup are played at the same grounds mainly using the same equipment, there are subtle changes in certain areas. When Test Match Cricket was first played each over consisted of eight legal balls bowled. A legal ball is one that is bowled according to the rules of cricket and is not a 'no-ball' or a 'wide'. The number of legal balls in an over was later reduced to six. What is an Over Currently, in indoor cricket world cup an over is when a bowler bowls six legal balls. If a 'no-ball', that is the bowler over-stepping the mark from behind which he is supposed to release the ball, then the batting side is awarded a run and the ball has to be re-bowled. A wide is when the ball is bowled in such a way that the it is beyond the batsman's reach...
Safe boating tips to follow while going for kayaking

Safe boating tips to follow while going for kayaking

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With kayaking sports now the most popular participatory outdoor activity among Americans (even more than softball) bringing increasing numbers of paddlers to the Elkhorn, a coalition of organizations saw the need to alert those un-familiar with this popular whitewater stream to a safer way to enjoy its many and varied wonders. While recognizing that the natural environment poses risks for the boating public, the purpose of this is to describe some of these risks and how to better manage them. Water levels Always keep in mind that the gauge on the US 460 Bridge pylon is color-coded: red covers levels above 3 feet (means do not paddle unless an expert paddler. as the dam life-threatening), yellow covers 1.5 - 3 feet (means that your skills need to be intermediate or expert with no ...
Kayaking, kayak games, more in Huron River, San Francisco Bay, coast waters

Kayaking, kayak games, more in Huron River, San Francisco Bay, coast waters

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Ann Arbor Offers Kayaking on the Huron River Kayakers can drive to Delhi Park and launch rented electric powered kayak into the Huron River, then glide through cattails along the shore and float slowly downstream. The river is wide and serene, making it hard to believe that downtown Ann Arbor is just a few miles away. The route takes paddlers under an old low railroad bridge and around wide bends. A few miles down, the river curves and on the bank high above, a palatial stone mansion in the Tudor style stands, with its stone boat house, a reminder of the Great Gatsby life made possible in nearby Detroit in the early days of the auto boom. The two-hour easy electric powered kayak paddling takes kayakers to a landing at Barton's Pond. Sun and Snow Ski Swim and Paddle arranges several type...
Learn how to find, train for rogue river kayaking events

Learn how to find, train for rogue river kayaking events

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More advanced paddlers for surf kayak or those interested in competing often seek out kayak racing events. Many local clubs offer competitive events. Becoming a spectator at venues, such as paddling festivals, is a great introduction to get a feel for what types of surf kayak events are available. Competitive Rogue River Kayaking Events Competitive rogue river kayaking events are held on both flat water and white water. Events vary in length, with shorter distances running 200, 500 and 1000 meters. These sprint races take place on flat, calm waters and usually run a straight course. Distance races include marathons (26 miles) and other events that are much longer. These events on lakes and rivers usually involve maneuvering around obstacles and may even be broken into stages. The...
Collecting F1 Model Cars

Collecting F1 Model Cars

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Collecting model Formula 1 cars has been a popular pastime for many years. Nowadays, with state of the art engineering and a wider choice of Grand Prix cars than ever before, it is relatively easy to build an impressive collection of F1 model cars. F1 Model Car Collection Themes Many collectors focus on acquiring Formula 1 models which fit a particular theme. There are numerous themes which can be used to construct a collection around. F1 cars driven by certain drivers or cars made by a certain team. Some try to find F1 model cars of every World Champion from 1950 until the present day. Choosing a Scale for F1 Model Cars F1 model cars are produced in two main scales. These are 1:43 scale and 1:18 scale. Although the latter are impressive in size and detail they can take up ...