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What a surprise

Well there you go. Russia! We had a top bid and the final presentation was excellent. That’s not to say what I wrote earlier was any less true. But 2018 goes to Russia. So what happened? An untransparent ballot and … Continue reading

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The final presentation

So, England’s bid for the FIFA World Cup in 2018 is now closed. We’ve had our final say and its now down to those 22 electors. I’m in favour of the bid, having the Word Cup here will be great … Continue reading

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Burning for the Ashes

And so the battle is nearly joined. England will be playing Australia in the First Test of the Ashes Series in less than 2 hours and for the first time in my time as a cricket fan, England will have … Continue reading

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