Sports have always been a prime source of entertainment. The players, the matches and the thrills involved make it more exhilarating.
And more than the matches, controversies and scandals have provided sports aficionados with the ultimate pleasure and kept their fervour intact for something more.
With the year 2010 nearing its end, it's time to rewind and look back at the events and personalities that made us remain glued to newspapers, websites and magazines.
We take a look at the BIG controversies and scandals of the year.
Text: Suvendu Mohanty