From The Cheap Seats – 20th August 2017

  Sunday 27th August our time, Floyd “Money” Mayweather fights “The Notorious” Conor McGregor in boxing’s highest profile match since Mayweather fought Manny Pacquiao, and, in financial terms, one of its biggest bouts ever.   The venue is the T-Mobile Arena on the strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, and while there’ll be some nice pocket […]

Very Lost in Transmission – Part 3

Once again, this is material excerpted from a column I used to write for The Age newspaper from 2008-2010, entitled Lost in Transmission, which featured reviews of sport coverage on television and, occasionally, radio. While previous compilations of newspaper material on this site have mostly tended to one-liners and paragraphs, this one also incorporates longer […]