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Tag = ‘sport’


Mar 2009
1

Cricket Referrals

I enjoy listening to Test Match Special (TMS) on BBC Radio 4 - usually.   During the current test series there has been a lot of fuss about the new referrals system, which is cricket’s attempt at usi..
Category Sci & Tech

May 2008
22

Boxing

To me, boxing is like a ballet, except there’s no music, no choreography, and the dancers hit each other. Jack Handey
Category Quotations

Mar 2008
7

Danny Cipriani

I have just discovered that Danny Cipriani has been dropped from the England rugby team for the match against Scotland tomorrow.   The reason appears to be that he was seen leaving a nightclub last n..
Category Current Affairs
Tags rugby sport

Feb 2008
9

What a match

Ireland deserved to win.   You won’t often hear me say that. The French were brilliant in the first half, but faded away in the second.   I thought O’Gara and O’Driscoll played so well in the seco..
Category Culture
Tags rugby sport

Oct 2007
7

Rugby Union

So after my last post on rugby it seems that the ‘consistently good sides’ of Australia and New Zealand failed to live up to their potential. England’s forwards hammered the Wallabies in spectacula..
Category Culture
Tags rugby sport

Sep 2007
29

Rugby Union

What I want to know is, how do teams like Australia and New Zealand consistently manage to field good sides, when the likes of England and Ireland go through huge ups and downs..? Surely it isn’t a p..
Category Culture