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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