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YouTube top 10: because the rain just won't stop

The Irish summer got you trapped inside? Here’s some YouTube gold to tide you over until the next break in the weather.

10. Everything about this Yossi Benayoun finish during Chelsea’s pre-season friendly with Wycombe screams “Don’t forget about me!”

9. Still got it, Michael Jordan, still got it.

8. Baseball! Aaron Sorkin! Brad Pitt! Moneyball is coming!

7. Nothing says “team bonding” like buggy racing, to Werder Bremen at least. Poor show, Marko Marin.

6. Video of drunk, rambling monologue segues into a one-punch fight between two frustrated Pirates fans. Surreal doesn’t even begin to cover it.

5. Like a ‘roided up keepy-uppie, Sepak Takraw is coming!

4. Take a bow, Rick Ankiel.


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3. Everyone loves a bit of schmaltz; here’s a couple of kids at a Brewers-Diamondbacks game showing what sport’s all about. I think I have something in my eye…

2. Is water jetpacking even a sport? Who cares.

1. Has the rain got you dreaming of sunnier climes? Let Marcus O’Brien’s short film about the surfers who congregate at Sydney’s Bronte beach put you in lighter mood. Beautiful, and mercifully free of interviews with radical dudes.

Watch it here.

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