Tag Archives: Rory McIlroy

Sports History Chronicle World Sportsman of the Year 2014 – Renaud Lavillenie

My shortlist was: Clayton Kershaw (USA – Baseball) – won the Cy Young and MVP Awards and produced the lowest ERA by a National League pitcher since 1995 Martin Fourcade (France – Biathlon) -winner of two Olympic golds and four … Continue reading

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Sports History Chronicle British Sportsman of the Year 2014 – Giles Scott

My list of sportsmen from Britain and Northern Ireland that I considered because they had an outstanding 2014 was: Darren Burnett (Bowls) – world indoor and Commonwealth singles champion. Carl Froch, Scott Quigg, Kell Brook, Carl Frampton (Boxing) – world … Continue reading

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My Sporting Predictions for 2013

Having reflected on 2012 in sport it is time to turn my attention to the year ahead. Here are my thoughts on what may happen in sport in 2013. Football – Manchester United  will win the Premier League  in England. … Continue reading

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Sports History Chronicle Awards – British Sportsman of 2012

My “long list” for Sportsman of the Year was a very long list this year. These are some of the most notable performances by British sportsmen in 2012 Olympic Gold medal winners • Anthony Joshua, boxing, super-heavyweight: Joshua clinches GB’s … Continue reading

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