Monthly Archives: June 2012

World Sports Hall of Fame 1902

My four choices for the World Hall of Fame for 1902 Edmond Barre (France -Real Tennis) The greatest “court” or Real Tennis player of the 19th century. He was world champion from 1829 to 1862 when he lost the title aged … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Football

The European Football Championships (Euro 2012) begin in Warsaw with co-hosts Poland being held to a 1-1 draw by Greece and both sides ending the game a man short. Russia make an impressive start by defeating the Czech Republic 4-1. … Continue reading

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Sport News Summary:June 2012

ATHLETICS Mo Farah retains his 5000m title , Rhys Williams the 400m hurdles and Robbie Grabarz wins the High Jump at the European Championships in Helsinki. Britain  and many other countries send weakened teams to the event which is being … Continue reading

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