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Amateur boxing trumps the professional pantomime

Boxing has become a sport that many, including myself, have come to hate. What was supposed to be a gentlemanly activity (for men and women) was reduced to a pale imitation of itself over the course of the last year. … Continue reading

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Is tennis an “Olympic” sport?

I flicked onto the men’s singles tennis final today and I could not believe what I was seeing. Roger Federer was losing, and losing badly. Think back just one month ago to the Wimbledon final, one of the four (five, … Continue reading

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Japanese gymnasts get their way but a medal’s a medal

It goes to show the level of expectation the British public has when we’re immensely disappointed that our athletes grab a bronze medal, even when a silver was within our grasp. The O2, sorry, the “North Greenwich Arena”, was the … Continue reading

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