Just a few hours until India and South Africa set off on a three-Test series that should have an impact for both sides, depending on the outcome.
Changes for India, with Bumrah unfortunately injured, although they have a couple of more than decent pace men to complement Ashwin and Radeja with...
Now that all the places have been taken up I Thought it would be better to start a new thread with this.
The Draft: The draft will be an offline draft made on this thread and i will input the players into the appropriate teams once the draft is complete. I think the draft will be the most...
whos looking forward to the season on both accounts then?? What are peoples tips on Play-off contenders and overall winners? Is?
I feel i dont know the teams very well but i will be biased go for The Packers making the superbowl
dont know about the NCAA though :hmmm:
No American Triple Crown winner this year then.
Good return to the track by Caravaggio at Naas. I still think he'll stay a mile but O'Brien's keeping him at sprint distances just now. Fav for the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot.
Iím not sure if thereís ever been an F1 thread on here before so I thought Iíd start one.
Its the Austrian GP this week. A track that tends to favour cars with less power and a decent chassis. Iím a huge fan of Max Verstappen and I think heíll win for a second race in a row. Mercedes will always...
Died aged 66.
Bit before my time in a playing capacity although heard him plenty of times as a commentator.
It didn't sound good yesterday when it was announced he was suffering respiratory problems and had to be placed into an induced coma.
See a few different threads at times about boxing so thought we could maybe have one mega thread?current fights future fights? Any gossip,favourite ever fight/fighters?
I see degale has got his unification match against badou jack should be a good fight fancy degale to win then,dunno where that...
To avoid hijacking a thread in the dug out:
Predictions for Hiac?
The club, new day, reigns (unfortunately) banks (unfortunately) and owens (due to either jericho or Hhh)
Having critisised other countries for making playing too restrictive, Djokovic organised his own tournament and has ended up with the virus along with three others who took part. :rolleyes:
Got one coming this week , Soft tip dartboard that cost £300 ! Never played soft tip before so looking forward , You can play against folk online as well as the computer very handy in these testing times when you can't leave the house
Anyone on here got a Nexus dartboard ?:kdarts::kdarts:
PGA Sony Open in Hawaii starts tomorrow. Big field and lots of potential winners. A smallish number of top players, large number of tour journeymen and some no hopers mixed into this one. Good luck to anyone else having a bet and for throughout the rest of 2019.
As the title suggests. I may argue the toss with anyone who refutes that Jonty Rhodes was the best ever fielder.
I guess there is a difference between slips and other positions. Rhodes wasn’t a slip and Alastair Cook probably deserves a mention, but slips have a certain advantage, in terms of...
The Ashes 2005 : The Greatest Series, well worth a watch on All4.
I know there's an ongoing thread on the go but this deserves a thread of its own.
He has just won the title in Antwerp against Stan Wawrinka, coming from a set down to win in three sets.
I've actually no words to accurately describe how impressive this guy is and the way he has come back from...
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A scottish rugby legend and a guy I had the pleasure of knowing has sadly passed away.
Michael Smith has just hit a 9 darter.
Anyone else enjoy Aussie rules; perhaps some Hibees who now live out there? I'm not into American sports, such as NFL and baseball, but I've really gotten into Aussie rules in the past couple of seasons and have adopted St Kilda (perennial underachievers with one title in their history) as my team...
I think Wales will win it again this year.
Iíve never really seen a thread on here about the greatest American sport. :wink:
I absolutely love the baseball and itís my ambition to go to a game at some point. Wrigley Field would be my ultimate destination, but I think Iíll have to compromise and head to somewhere where I can take in a...
England taking a pumping at the start of the first game, poor fielding not helping either - SA 68-1 from 6 ovs.
Off to a flyer with the games tonight. All the games were decent, but the final match between MVG and Klassen was the highlight. There was no handshake at the start or at the end, they obviously donít like each other and MVG confirmed that in his interview. Klassen could and should be a top ten...
England really need a change of plan when the wickets start tumbling, seeing out the 50 overs is surely a must, looks highly unlikely today. Currently 131-6 from 28 overs.
Killed in helicopter crash
First Grand Slam of the new decade but some things haven't changed.
Djokovic 3-0 up against Thiem first set.
Great day of rugby today for those who enjoy their sportsmen to just get on with playing and not pretending to be injured😀 Just watched NZ cuff France, now Australia v Ireland, England v SA later, Scotland in Canada in the wee small hours. Alloa Rugby Club ball tonight as well. Will most likely...
A Scotland legend retires. He always seemed so reliable to me, who only watches Scotland matches.
The 34-year-old Clermont scrum-half is second on the all-time points list for Scotland with 714. Laidlaw has led the national team 39 times, more than anyone else, and becomes the third senior...
Iconic figure from my childhood:
Was working a late shift today so had the pleasure of being able to watch Andy Murray kick off Great Britain's Davis Cup campaign this morning with an extraordinary win. He may only have been up against the world no 179 but he was out of sorts and the Dutch lad played out of his skin. The way Andy...
Diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. Heartbreaking only 48 or so with young family.
What a player he was.
I see this twat has been fined and given a suspended ban for his gamesmanship.
Hopefully it brings him down a peg or two. Erse that he is.
The t20 World Cup qualifier started in the UAE yesterday. Scotland managed to lose to Singapore by 2 runs in a bit of a shock. 6 teams go through and I think Singapore beat a full member not long ago but not an ideal start. Currently 36/1 after 5 against Kenya, Coetzer our but Munsey is the man in...
Anyone into this?
I went to see the Knicks play in New York a few years ago (tourist alert!) and Iíd keep an eye in their results now and again.
I noticed that the season has started back. Does anyone else watch it or have a team they support?
Andy Murray has declared himself fit to play ,drawn against Nick Kyrgios in 1st round . Good to see him finally back . Tough draw getting Kyrgios on his comeback
Anyone else on this forum go out to wet a line now and again?
Ryder Cup golfer Brian Barnes has died aged 74 from cancer after a short illness. He was best known for beating Jack Nicklaus twice in a day during the 1975 match against the United States.
Always remember his reputation for drinking on and off the...
Great performances for gold by Dina Asher-Smith and Katarina Johnson-Thomson.
As if summer couldnít get any better, we donít just have a cricket World Cup, we have an Ashes series!!! :greengrin
The CWC was outstanding IMO, barely a dead rubber in the previously maligned group games, some cracking head-to-heads as well, especially in the closing stages. The semis were...
Good stuff from the ladies. Europe unlucky not to have a better lead at the end of day one. Europe 4.5 USA 3.5
In no particular order although number one is undoubtedly football (and has been been since the day I was born :greengrin)
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