Why do we hate these US sports teams so much?

It is difficult to determine the exact reason behind someone's hatred towards a sports team. Could it be their playing style? Their off-field behavior? Perhaps it is the conduct of their supporters? Whatever the reason, these particular teams have a bad reputation and have garnered disapproval from many sports fans. Curious? Take a look through the gallery to meet America's most hated teams.

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NOT long after descending upon Malaysian shores, Kim Pan-gon was handed his first test in managing the human capital at his disposal. Two players from the same club were summoned to the national football head coach's office at the second floor of the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) headquarters. The duo, among those called up for his maiden centralised training camp in March 2022, were deemed to have broken the disciplinary code at the...

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Enea Bastianini says the 2024 Ducati MotoGP prototype was “better from the start” compared to the 2023 bike in last Tuesday’s Valencia test.

McLaren v Palou: What's on the line in high-stakes court case?

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As December 31 approaches, there is an uneasy calm between the PGA Tour-DP World Tour pairing and LIV Golf. The deadline for merging the bodies after much acrimony is unlikely to be met, and till that happens world golf will be in suspense. Amid the still, and the managements figuring out the way forward, the rumour mills are at it. The latest talk is of World No 3 Jon Rahm weighing a USD 600 million move to the Saudi-backed league. On November...

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