2008 would probably be an year i’d remember more for the sporting entertainment it provided compared to anything to do with film and television. Here i list some of the best from the year-gone-by.
(*only includes events i witnessed myself)
1. UEFA Champions League Final- Chelsea vs Manchester United, May 21st 2008, Moscow.
2. Indian Premier League Final- Rajasthan Royals vs CSK, June 1 2008, Navi Mumbai.
3. CB series Finals (India vs Australia), Jan -Feb 2008, Australia; & Australia tour of India, Nov-Dec 2008.
4. The Dark Knight ( July 2008 )
5. US President Elect Barack Obama’s victory speech, Nov 5th 2008, Chicago.
6. How I met your mother ( Season 4, TV)
7. Welcome to Sajjanpur ( Sept 2008 )
8. Heroes (Season 3, TV)
9. Everton vs Aston Villa, EPL, Dec 7th 2008.
10. Russia vs Holland, UEFA Euro -2008, Jun 21st 2008.
11. Usain Bolt’s WR sprints, Beijing Olympics, August 2008.
12. US President George W. Bush getting the ‘boot’ from Iraqi journalist Muntadar al-Zaidi, Dec 14th 2008.
13. Burn after reading (Sept 2008).