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Match fixing suspicions provide German football’s biggest battle yet, Football

Match fixing suspicions provide German football’s biggest battle yet

If the scope of Europol’s match fixing discoveries have taught us one thing, it is that this a disease which transcends all boundaries, and seeps into any and every football nation it possibly can.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 5 February 2013 at 2:47 pm

Shabby behaviour at the Oval – as I ponder pinching Bumble’s pork steak, Sport

Shabby behaviour at the Oval – as I ponder pinching Bumble’s pork steak

I am such a fool. On reflection, what I should have done was reach across, grab it, snaffle it out in my trouser pocket and take it home to flog on eBay. David “Bumble” Lloyd’s pork steak, I mean. It’s not as if he wanted it.
“I’m giving up on this,” he’d already declared in frustration, [...]

By | Sport | Monday, 20 September 2010 at 1:50 pm

Cricket corruption? Oh, believe me, you don’t want to hear what I think . . ., Sport

Cricket corruption? Oh, believe me, you don’t want to hear what I think . . .

Strange question, this, sort of, but how long do you need to have been following a sport, or a particular team, before you’re allowed an opinion on it?
A week? A month? A season? A lifetime?
Get it wrong, butt in before your views are considered valid, before you’ve paid your dues or clocked up an acceptable [...]

By | Sport | Tuesday, 31 August 2010 at 12:43 pm

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