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Sports Reporter — Guardian, The Observer

Tennis, boxing correspondent for Guardian, Observer. War, Baby Jacobs Beach, Frank Bruno's Fighting Back, Break Point (on tennis). Ali book out Nov '14

Albers' Odyssey: Saskatchewan to South Korea and back — The kid from the Battlefords touched down in South Korea this spring - an $800,000 contract securely tucked away, his arm limbered up and his ability to speak the language completely nonexistent.

A History of Tennis, from Victorian Pastime to Global Phenomenon eBook: Elizabeth Wilson: Kindle Store — The only comprehensive narrative history of the world's most international sport, from Victorian lawn tennis to Andy Murray's Wimbledon 2013 triumph.

Autism: The Truth is (not) Out There — Parents of a child affected by autism naturally want to know the cause. Autism can dramatically disrupt the typical childhood pattern of cognitive, behavioural and social development. At the most severe end, the child may require care for the rest of their lives.

Rumble in the Jungle: the night Ali became King of the World again — When Muhammad Ali rumbled in the jungle with George Foreman exactly 40 years ago on Thursday, they were safely distant from the dying embers of a conflict that still engaged the more perilous commitment of 1.5 million of their compatriots in Vietnam.

Kevin Mitchell Barehanded Catch Against Ozzie Smith! "San Francisco Giants" — Kevin Mitchell of the San Francisco Giants makes one of the greatest catches in baseball history with his famous barehanded play off the bat of Ozzie Smith!

Manny Pacquiao: ‘I changed when I heard the voice of God’ — It is disconcerting to stand a foot away from Manny Pacquiao's soft brown eyes - which are no more than a couple of feet from his hard brown fists - and hear him say, without any apparent duplicity, that God has spoken to him personally, how he has seen "the end of time".

Unpredictable Phil Mickelson shows ruthless side again to sting Watson — In making what he regarded as a gesture of old-fashioned goodwill, Sam Ryder said before the launch of his eponymous competition in 1927: "I trust that the effect of this match will be to influence a cordial, friendly and peaceful feeling through the whole civilised world."

Ryder Cup 2014 review: our writers’ best player, match, highs and lows — Ewan Murray Justin Rose. He has struggled at times to build on the success of the US Open win at Merion in 2013 but Rose played like a major champion and a genuine leader in the European team. Owen Gibson Justin Rose.

Rory McIlroy’s singles win set tone for Europe Ryder Cup victory — Rory McIlroy did not win the Ryder Cup on his own, of course. But his crushing win over Rickie Fowler, the first of four needed in the closing round of singles on the final day, was the perfect opening movement to a glorious symphony of victory, Europe's eighth in 10 years over the United States.

Justin Rose proves Europe’s backbone with a superb display against USA — It must be something to be rueful about missing an eight-foot putt among seven birdies in a record-breaking performance in the Ryder Cup, but that was Justin Rose's hard-headed assessment when he looked back on probably the finest round of golf in his entire career.
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Oct 31, 2014

RT @EddieHearn: Delighted to deliver the big unification for @JamieMcdonnell1 v Kameda - go deal with Ramos in style then shine in those Vegas lights!

Oct 31, 2014

@oldpicsarchive: Chess prodigy Samuel Reshevsky, 8, beat several chess masters simultaneously, 1920” Child's play...

Oct 31, 2014

RT @GaryMerseybox: @kevinmitchell50 @MichaelLCrick no one treating the electorate as adults. Saying "ok u think this but ur wrong. Here's the facts..."

Oct 31, 2014

Even people who don't vote Green angry they are excluded from TV debates. Ignored by even the excellent @MichaelLCrick #obsessedwithukip

Oct 31, 2014

RT @SMHsport: Kurtley Beale-Di Patston mystery text message case closed, according to ARU @rupertguinness

Oct 31, 2014

RT @jcorrigangolf: Lee Westwood's hole in one this morning was a thing of beauty. But my fave bit is Billy Foster's "well done, son"…

Oct 31, 2014

RT @GloriaDePieroMP: "@ChukaUmunna: Heading to Rochester to join our fantastic Parliamentary Candidate @NaushabahKhan #VoteLabour @SELabour" she's amazing!

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