THE NAIROBI HOSPITAL CHILDREN’S CHARITY FUND GOLF TOURNAMENT

A large number of babies are born with congenital heart conditions, in Kenya every year. The Nairobi Hospital and her partner corporates are committed to helping children afflicted with this condition, especially those from economically disadvantaged backgrounds by...

Win or Win! Why the Godfather cannot lose in Cardiff.

There will be an article previewing the UEFA Champions League final in Cardiff. I’m afraid this isn’t it.   The Godfather. Sigh. Of course, I love the movies. They are remarkable. Mention the Godfather and I pray that you think of the books by Mario...

The UEFA Europa League

What is the Europa League? Seriously, what is the UEFA Europa League? Drawn a blank face, representative of a blank mind? Consider your ignorance forgiven. Perhaps what comes to mind is the European competition for farmers, by farmers, on farms, somewhere in the...
The Comeback

The Comeback

  Everyone’s got a plan until you’re punched in the mouth.1   That could not ring truer for Liverpool in the 2005 UEFA Champions League (UCL) Finals in Istanbul, where lore has it, Rafa Benitez’s side was trailing AC Milan, 3-0 at halftime. In the 2015 Rugby...
Euros 2016 Fantasy – Antoine Griezmann

Euros 2016 Fantasy – Antoine Griezmann

The finals are here!! Tonight: a ball will be kicked! It would be unfair, unbecoming for this gargantuan finale to be reduced to a showdown between personalities, two individuals in the persons of Christiano Ronaldo and Antoine Griezmann. Yet again, this will be about...
Euros 2016 Fantasy – Semi Finals

Euros 2016 Fantasy – Semi Finals

Matchday 6 is upon us, with each fantasy team allowed up to 6 players from any one of the 4 semi-finalists and 6 free transfers – which could be traded up for the option to deploy your wildcard. Sue and I are of the same mind as to: Portugal v Wales We can’t get...
Euro 2016 Fantasy- England Fans Look Away

Euro 2016 Fantasy- England Fans Look Away

From the Eight teams remnant in a football cup competition sans notably England (we told you so) and Spain, here are the ones to pick:   Portugal Christiano Ronaldo the man to take the Portuguese to the next round, whether they like it or not! Unlike, a certain...
EURO 2016 FANTASY – NOTES

EURO 2016 FANTASY – NOTES

Match day 3 marks final round of group matches, with the winners and runners-up from each group automatically qualifying to the next round, together with the best four third placed teams.   The Qualified France, Spain and Italy lead their respective groups after...
Euro Fantasy – What The…?

Euro Fantasy – What The…?

Everything is proceeding as I have foreseen it. –Sheev Palpatine aka Darth Sidious-   Fixtures: Russia v  Slovakia Romania v Switzerland France v Albania   England v Wales Ukraine v Northern Ireland Germany v Poland   Italy v Sweden Czech...