Articles by Deven Kanal
Dec 02, 2018
Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder: Sickening to see Gypsy King's Rocky Balboa-esque comeback derailed by incompetent judgingTyson Fury is Rocky Balboa come to life. He's battled adversity and discrimination, from growing up poor and fighting for scraps to being denied service in restaurants on account of his Gypsy roots
Oct 07, 2018
UFC 229: Impressive Khabib Nurmagomedov extends winning run as Conor McGregor fails to shake off ring rustMcGregor, in honourable defeat, will find his stock rising even higher. Nurmagomedov, in victory, might have made himself the villain of the piece. Will there be a rematch? Bet on it.
Apr 18, 2018
Troy: Fall of a City season 1 review — Netflix, BBC produce a hasty misfire of epic proportionsIf I had to give the producers of the show Troy: Fall of a City just one piece of advice, it would have been this: Don't rush it.
Apr 11, 2018
Money Heist season 2 Review: Netflix's most bingeable show goes big, then goes out with a bangMoney Heist is, without doubt, the most binge-able show on Netflix.
Apr 03, 2018
Troy: Fall of a City trailer — Could Netflix epic be a potential Game of Thrones challenger?Troy: Fall of a City is the story of Helen of Troy, the woman who launched a thousand ships, and brought 100,000 warriors to battle against 75,000 Trojans.
Jan 28, 2018
ESPN 30 for 30 Nature Boy Ric Flair review: Equal parts tragedy and triumph, this docu a must watch for wrestling fansThe new ESPN documentary chronicling Ric Flair's life is an essential watch for all wrestling fans.
Jan 26, 2018
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee review: Jerry Seinfeld's show, now on Netflix, is a bittersweet offeringComedians in Cars Getting Coffee is a delicious little brew. If only it didn't leave such a bitter aftertaste.
Jan 23, 2018
US shutdown ends: In backing down to Republicans, weak Democrats show they don't deserve return to powerIt was as predictable as it was sad. After 69 hours of defiance, the Democrats voted to reopen the US government late Monday. They blinked. They caved. They choked (insert appropriate sports-related metaphor here). And what did they receive in return? Republican "assurances" that the Senate would have a clean vote on "Dreamers", the roughly 700,000 young people were brought to the United States illegally as children, mainly from Mexico and Central America.
Jan 22, 2018
Satyapal Singh's evolution remarks: Monkeying around with education will make Indian students a laughing stockOn Friday, Union minister Satyapal Singh claimed that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution was "scientifically wrong" and it needed to be changed in school and college curriculum.
Jan 03, 2018
Donald Trump's week on Twitter: US president slammed Pakistan, Palestine, took credit for absence of plane crashesAfter returning from his New Year's vacation, Donald Trump took stock of his first year as president. Upon sober reflection, he decided it was time to hunker down. Roll up his sleeves and get to work. To dispense with the 4 am bathroom brain farts he calls tweets and turn over a new leaf. To bring dignity and gravitas back to the Oval Office. Just kidding.