Tag Archives: Boxing

Fury At Tyson

O I like Amateur Boxing. I hate Professional Boxing. For a while in the 1970s, it seemed that (professional) Boxing had shaken off its image of Corruption and Exploitation and under Mohammed Ali (worldwide) or Henry Cooper (in Britain) and … Continue reading

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A Tale Of Three Cities

I bought all three of the Belfast daily newspapers today (Friday). There is no expense I will not go to…..to illustrate a blog for my readership. Take a look at the Front Pages (below).    In a sense the newspapers … Continue reading

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Katie Taylor…And Rehabilitating GOD in Ireland

 It was fairly predictable that Katie Taylor would make a passing reference to GOD when she won that Gold Medal. Thanking GOD is a fairly spontaneous reaction to any piece of good news. We all do it……indeed there is that … Continue reading

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Katie Taylor

No words are really necessary.

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Cian O’Connor…Bronze

Good day at the Olympics as Cian O’Connor got Bronze Medal in the Individual Show Jumping. He was stripped of a Gold Medal in the Athens Olympics (2004) when his horse tested positive for……I dunno……cannabis ……or something. He deserves some … Continue reading

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Olympic Games…The Norn Iron Hopefuls

With the Olympic Games fast approaching, competitors from Norn Iron are qualifying for two teams. Up to three people have been selected for the British Rowing Squad and there will possibly be two in the British Mens Hockey Squad. Meanwhile … Continue reading

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