Monthly Archives: January 2015

My memories of Auschwitz

โ€œIMAGINE you, me, your mum and your sister getting off a train and walking up to a man with a clipboard.โ€ My dad said to me aged 14, shortly before I was to go on a school trip to the … Continue reading

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2015 Eurovision semi-final draw

THE draw for the semi-finals of this yearโ€™s Eurovision Song Contest has been made in host city Vienna. Prior to todayโ€™s draw the 33 countries that enter at the semi-final stage were split into five pots based on their voting … Continue reading

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Surviving drivers from early F1 seasons

ROBERT MANZON was the last living participant of the first Formula One season in 1950. The Frenchman passed away on 19th January 2015, aged 97. Below is a list of drivers who drove at some point during the 1951, 1952 … Continue reading

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2015 Cricket World Cup simulation

THE 2015 Cricket World Cup is now less than a month away. In preparation for one of the biggest sporting events of the year I decided to run my own simulation of the tournament. Some of the results will not … Continue reading

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2015 Premier League Darts line-up

THE line-up for this year’s P.D.C. Premier League Darts has been confirmed. Newly crowned World Champion and 2011 Premier League winner Gary Anderson, world number 1 Michael van Gerwen, 16-times World Champion and six-times Premier League winner Phil Taylor, and … Continue reading

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If we use my format, a World Test Championship IS possible!

WHEN the World Test Championship was first proposed a couple of years ago I was more than a little excited. No matter the tournament style, in 2013 (later 2017) we would now be able to say without need for debate … Continue reading

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