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World Sports Hall of Fame 1937: Frank Burge, Johan Grottumsbraten, Sonja Henie and Fred Perry

My choices for the World Sports Hall of Fame for 1937 are:   Frank Burge (Australia – Rugby League) – one of the greatest forwards in the history of rugby league, who was noted for his scoring ability. On the … Continue reading

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The Greatest Figure Skaters: Ulrich Salchow, Sonja Henie, Rodnina & Zaitsev, Torvill & Dean

This is a list of the most successful figure skaters in each of the four Olympic disciplines.  I have ranked them in terms of the number of years when they were the world or Olympic champions.  By doing this it … Continue reading

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