US Open moments, Calcio Storico brawlers and losing to Mr Freeze

This week’s roundup also features Pakistan’s cricketing highs and lows, a vertigo-inducing mountain descent and a piece of overzealous goalkeeping

1) An Atlanta Braves fan takes on Mr Freeze with a massive headstart, tries his hand at hubris, falls over.

2) It was the Calcio Storico semi-finals last weekend and the match between La Santa Croce Azzurri and Santo Spirito Bianchi featured just the 40-man brawl and involvement of riot police after a player punched a referee. Of course, given the nature of the sport, which is modelled on a primitive form of football from the 16th century, it’s not always easy to distinguish between a brawl and run-of-play action.

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