Posts Tagged ‘Rugby’

Who Will Win The 2010 Rugby Six Nations Tournament?

February 4, 2010

Following Rachel’s fantastic Six Nations Preview, I thought I would give you lucky people the chance to vote on who will win the tournament.

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Six Nations Preview

February 2, 2010

It’s Happy 10th Birthday to the Six Nations! 

Who would have thought in the past ten years that we would have had a Six Nations finish in October due to an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease, a northern hemisphere side winning the Rugby World Cup and that the British and Irish Lions would finally settle into professionalism, having shown courage and pride in a tight series against South Africa.

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Clash Of The Titans

May 26, 2009

The time to talk is almost over, both sides have had their says and the journalists, supporters and wannabes have given opinion, who will win? Who will turn up? Messi or Ronaldo to win the game? What about the other 20 players starting the game?

This is the pinnacle of the European football season and after last seasons poor final I for one am very pleased it is not an all English final and I am really looking forward to what hopes to be one of the best, hottest contested finals for many a year.

So, where is your money going on this final?

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Can He Go All The Way?

May 9, 2009

The art of commentating on live sport has to be seen as a unique skill. Though in this day and age many seem to have got the job because the role needs filling and not that they possess the unique talent.

You often here the older generations state “oh its not like it use to be”, well in this case they maybe true.

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Old Firm Keep Knocking

April 25, 2009

The question of the Old Firm (Glasgow Celtic and Glasgow Rangers) joining the English Premier League seems to rise to the forefront of debate every 6 months.

It never seems to come from these clubs directly, yet other sources have given an opinion on the matter. The latest individual to voice their inclusion is Phil Gartside the Chairman of Bolton Wanderers.

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A Big Thank You

March 31, 2009

I want to begin by thanking all of you who read my first blog and though many of you are family and friends, it’s much appreciated.

Germany beat Leichtenstein 4-0 for the curious amongst you. Well hopefully this isn’t a two blog wonder and more will follow……….

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First Ever Blog

March 28, 2009

Hello one and all, welcome to the very first Gaffers Sports Blog. Feel a bit nervous doing this actually. Hope you enjoy it and please give me comments, careful what you write I am sensitive.

I wanted to use this as a tool to help me develop my writing, so its only my view if I offend so be it, if it provokes debate even better.

Here we go……

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