Monthly Archive: August 2016

Ryder Cup Countdown

Yesterday, European captain Darren Clarke unveiled his three picks that will join the nine qualifiers to face the American side at Hazeltine National, Minnesota, in the 2016 Ryder Cup. Those names were Lee Westwood, Martin Kaymer and Thomas Pieters. No…
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Vegas, baby!

06:03 Clive arrives to pick me up. The Wife had got involved and was fretting about the M25 so instructed Clive to pick me up at 6 instead of the 6.30 we had agreed. As younger men we would have…
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ATTIEH, Son Of ATRIED

A flurry of shrewd and entirely made-up money has witnessed the suspension of the ‘What Is Neil’s Next Project ?’ market. When the book opened in mid February, imaginary bookmakers priced up Around The Irish Races In Eighty Days as…
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Fixture List 2017

We stand at the starting line of some big sporting occasions. Friday sees the opening ceremony of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, an event that has crept imperceptibly under our sporting radar for reasons ranging from post-London apathy to…
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