Sport Special, or Sport Overload?

This is one of those periods when it seems that the world exists only for sport, so that even an inveterate enthusiast like me can feel overwhelmed, almost. At every turn, though, the inevitable questions arise about why this mania exists, and why people behave the way they do. First, the Olympics. At this stage … Continue reading

Australian Masters At Augusta

This year’s professional golf circuit is about to get serious with players in the Masters at Augusta, Georgia to tee off on Thursday.  For Australians there are few countrymen to follow this year: Aaron Baddeley, Jason Day, Geoff Ogilvy, Adam Scott, John Senden, and the talented amateur Bryden McPherson, winner of last year’s British amateur … Continue reading