Worth Every Cent

Gregor Lewis was happy to be proved wrong by the performance of Greece in Group C of the World Cup.

World Cup 2014: Africa Alive! An Afterthought No Longer.

Gregor Lewis concedes that he has underestimated the African teams after Algeria’s win over South Korea at World Cup 2014.

World Cup 2014: Hang on a second! Whose moment is this?

Players of Iran and Argentina take their turn on centre stage on this Greatest Show on Earth. Let Gregor Lewis take you where: “Like a child playing with its toys, lost to the wider implications, Messi’s champion nature allowed him to embrace the moment, exactly the way that child would…” Sometimes 90 minutes is not quite enough.

World Cup 2014: I’ve still got ‘Les Bleus’ for You.

Our man on the couch Gregor Lewis likes the look of the French team that dominated the Swiss cheese defence.

World Cup 2014: Please Sir, May I have some more?

Our man on the couch Gregor Lewis is watching ‘football’ while you are sleeping. Reporting while you are working. England’s demise delicious. Luis Suarez divine. The first game dashing. The last diabolical. No matter we can sleep when we’re dead.

World Cup 2014 – Australia v The Netherlands: A Step Away from a Green and Golden Day.

Gregor Lewis celebrates the beautiful game, Tim Cahill, Ange Postecoglu, and a young Socceroos team that refused to be cowed by a champion Dutch football side. Stand up and cheer Knackers.

When the Weight of Expectations Overwhelms the Power of Belief.

‘To wish was to hope, and to hope was to expect’ (Jane Austen). To run free – whether at the Gabba or the Castelao Stadium – is not as simple as merely stepping onto the grass. Gregor Lewis takes us from the national to the international reminding us of the smothering weight of expectations.

AFL Round 13 – Essendon v Melbourne:`The Late Winner´

From his Berlin vantage point, Sam Laffy saw two thrillers in two sports on the weekend. He even cracked a smile at Checkpoint Charlie.