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John, please leave my sport alone!

Jul 31 2010

I hadn’t got John Inverdale down as a satirist. He seems the sort of bloke you’d like to have a drink with; the sort who knows his sport and doesn’t mind telling you; the sort who impresses you with his knowledge until, that is, he strays into an area you know quite a bit about.There’s a lot [ ... ]

What's all the fuss about Spain?

Jul 12 2010

I wasn’t going to blog about the World Cup: England’s dire displays have been ruminated over at length and everyone seems to think Spain deserved to win. Which they did. But here goes. It seems I am in a minority of one in not being entirely smitten by Spain’s style of football (which al [ ... ]