Ken Buchanan, Scotland’s greatest ever fistic champion, turns 70 this year. Neil Drysdale has sent us the story he wrote when he met Ken Buchanan 15 years ago. [Terrific profile – Ed]
Pamela Sherpa reports in from Samten Memorial School in Kathmandu, Nepal during Sport Week.
Hamish Neal and Alex Malyon have taken a day to reflect on Super Bowl 50. Here is their quick wrap and turning points, LVP’s, HGH and half-time shows…
Match Report on Lao Elephants Triumphant Div 2 Asian Championships [Great yarn, maybe worth a bucket list – ed]
A race in Qld and punters are kept in the dark with gear changes, Hannah Bird is unimpressed.
Phil Dimitriadis’s latest piece on Collingwood’s best 22 Non-Victorian players
It’s the biggest day on the American sporting calendar; the NFL Super Bowl. As magnificent as Denver were in causing one of the biggest upsets in Super Bowl history to claim their third Vince Lombardi trophy, Steve Baker reflects on the uselessness of losing only two games in a season, especially when one of those losses is in the most important game of the year.
Dave Griffin doesn’t hold the punches in this article about boxing stalwart Murray Thomson
Tackling the final stage of the Sun Herald Tour at Arthurs Seat has left a lasting experience on David Parker
All the sporting results you may have missed
Malcolm Ashwood (Rulebook) provides perspective in our sporting priorities.
Neil Drysdale is disappointed. It wasn’t that the Scots lost to the Old Foe at Murrayfield, it was the lack of spirit.
The Australian Open has set Glen Natalier’s lively mind on a track of tennis players, mountains, Polish explorers, and rarely-used words. And that’s only if he can keep Serena Williams out of his mind. [amusing – Ed]
Super Bowl 50 means it is Grand Final week for marketers in the USA. The Airport Economist looks at what they can learn from a 74 year old socialist.
Force defeat Hurricanes in trial, Hamish Neal suggests Canes shouldn’t worry
Neil Drysdale recalls a unique afternoon in 1946 when Scotland defeated England in Rugby and Football
Paul Campbell gives a preview on Super Bowl 50.
Hamish Neal serves up his thoughts on the Laver Cup
Joe Moore compares the Swans of recent times to fine architecture and ponders on the renovations that will keep them prominent.