Posts Tagged ‘Lionel Messi’
BACK by popular demand and a few days late the Sporting Chameleon end-of-year awards. Read the rest of this entry »
ENGLAND escaped with a draw on Sunday from the first test against South Africa.
They were indebted to Paul Collingwood and Graham Onions’ 19-ball last wicket partnership, after a collapse from 205-4 to 218-9.
Onions, though by no means the world’s worst batsmen, bats at number 11 very much on merit.
Watching tailenders bat is a spectacle unrivalled in international sport. Read the rest of this entry »
NOW the dust has settled on the latest round of World Cup qualifiers, a true assessment can be made of next summer’s tournament.
The media has been repeatedly asking since England’s 5-1 demolition of Croatia on Wednesday: “Can England win the World Cup?”
The answer uniformly has been yes, but can win it and will win it are two very different questions. Read the rest of this entry »