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Gary Meenaghan

Brazil / UAE / Scotland
Freelance Sports Writer — Freelance
Covers:  football, formula one, tennis, rugby, golf, boxing, world cup, fifa, olympics, travel, sports
Doesn't Cover: cricket

Journalist. Mostly sports, often with Middle East angle. As published by The National, Bloomberg, Newsweek, Vice, AP, and others. Falo português.

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Award-winning sports writer based between South America and the Middle East. Comfortable talking tyres, tennis, TKOs, goal-line technology, tricky birdie putts and plenty more. Covered three seasons of Formula One, two Fifa World Cups and myriad international sports events across the globe.

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Done this many times, most severely when returning from study abroad year in USA. Ended up with a full suit on top of normal clothes and the pockets of my winter coat (in summer) bulging with t-shirts, shoes and various @KansasUniv keepsakes. #Style 
@Prof_Chadwick @Ajarvis8 Not sports-related, but The Shadow Of The Sun is a tremendous piece of work. Brings Africa to life better than any other book I’ve read.
Neymar’s psychological issues are par for course, said Tite, adding #Luan could be used as alternative to Coutinho at #WC2018: #Gremio
Tite, who had spells with Al Ain and Al Wahda in #UAE, also touched on Arab football:  #Egypt #Saudi #Brazil
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Associated Press Sports Editors (APSE) Award

2012 - Beat Writing 30,000 - 75,000
Open to all publications that subscribe and have paid their dues for the Associated Press wire service, the APSE awards is a US-based contest that judges sports writing. In 2013, I placed second overall for my coverage of the 2012 Formula One season.