Sports and The "Unimportant": Half Fought Debates

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Sports like any other field encounters problems. Problems related to specific players, problems related to finances of a certain team or board or the sport in general, problems related to dynamic changes in it's structure, problems related to to dying popularity of the sport all come under this.

And when problems/issues (In this article I think the two terms are interchangeable) come, "experts" follow. We see talking heads on the television and we see thousands of articles about it on the Internet.

It is predominantly the reason why sites like Bleacher Report form.

These sites become areas where people debate about the problem.They keep on debating about it.

Is it a technical problem or a mental problem? Is it a serious problem or is it something that will take care of itself with time? Is it something that I am in favour of or is it something that would actually make me hate sport? These are the questions that plague our minds.

I personally love such debates. I often try to be a part of them. I love to see myself convincing the other person. I hate to admit the loopholes in my theories about these issues.

So I can conclude that all of us enjoy the whole process in general.

We all think about sports and want to learn more about sports.

So we learn and we teach thus, become a part of one of the most interesting schools in the world. The Debate School

But there is something missing. Something that leaves our education incomplete. Something that never allows us to become more that just a few talking heads and typing hands.

It is the fact that we leave the debates after some time. We forget about these things. We move on to something new and hot.

So we just end up becoming those fickle minded news channels who only look at what's hot, up and running.

Why does each and every debate have to end at "You keep your view point and I keep mine and let's leave it".

I agree debates are not things that end easily. But that does not mean we don't look to end it. We should always look to finish what we start. Or if that isn't possible, then never stop. Start new debates but keep the old ones alive.

We have debates not only to show our knowledge but to also see if there is a proper solution. But leaving things in the middle never bring solutions.

More than anything else, it does not make sense to start something and not finish it. Why did we start it the?

So far the things we have discussed in the series, are things that people in general think of as unimportant. But this is something we knowledgeable people think of as unimportant.

Do we just want to be guys who speak for sometime and then forget, or guys who speak so that a result is possible.

I am sure that there would be a few people waiting to tell me that this does not fit the series. But I would like them all to think for a minute and then speak

People may also say that it is a necessary euthanasia so that sports moves on. But euthanasia is when we mercy kill due to the being suffering from something incurable. But the being here in question, debate is not suffering. The only thing suffering is the sport itself.

Why do we have to leave this like some Mensa puzzle we could not solve? Do we have only have the strenght to start the puzzle? Are we not capable of going on and on till we don't get it right.

Of course there is not right and wrong here, but can't we fight for our right (pardon the pun)?

We like people who can be good finishers in a game. Be it Cricket, Football, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, American football, Hockey or any other sport. So why can't we ourselves look to be good finishers too?

People may also say that it is a necessary euthanasia so that sports moves on. But euthanasia is when we mercy kill due to the being suffering from something incurable. But the being here in question, debate is not suffering. The only thing suffering is the sport itself.

Please think hard and comment.

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I am so far very happy with the Sports and the "Unimportant" series. Especially because I was lucky enough to start it and then get a tag for it too.

Thank you everyone. Please contact me if anyone is still interested in joining in.

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