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Tim Holt

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A Sport fanatic in all Sports

Member Since:
April 2013
Based In:
Irish in Ireland, but with a Melbourne refuge
Favourite Sporting Team:
Aston Villa
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Netball, Tennis,

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A Bombers win over the Hawks will get the old blood feud boiling

A Bombers win over the Hawks will get the old blood feud boiling

26 Mar 2014

As the 2013 AFL season came to an end, one feels the media throng were draped in black out of mourning for the death of the ‘Kennett Curse’. It was a rivalry that captivated all in the aftermath of Geelong’s shock loss to Hawthorn in the 2008 grand final, when senior Cats players led by […]

10 things I want to see in the AFL in 2014

10 things I want to see in the AFL in 2014

13 Mar 2014

As the new season is about to begin, one has dreams and visions of what they want to see. Here are a few of mine. 1. The standard of umpiring approaching competency The declining standards of umpiring has been the bane of the game in the last 10 years, accentuated by the denial shown to […]

When will Australia deal with its constant nemesis?

When will Australia deal with its constant nemesis?

26 Feb 2014

In the eyes of many, the Centurion demolition job on the South Africans by the Australians represented a standing eight count to be followed by the inevitable knock-out blow in Port Elizabeth. Enter South Africa’s mastery of reverse swing and the only inevitability was Australia tail spinning into defeat. The series leveller flipped the series […]

Mitchell Johnson ranks highly in the fast bowling hall of pain

Mitchell Johnson ranks highly in the fast bowling hall of pain

18 Feb 2014

In a recent interview, Australian coach Darren Lehmann declared that ‘Mitchell Johnson’s bowling is the most dangerous he has seen.’ A statement that usually would be laughed off as bias, but after seeing the carnage that Johnson has wreaked, one has to at least consider it. The left-arm quick has rediscovered his lethal past by […]

Who would you rate as the top 10 players in the AFL?

Who would you rate as the top 10 players in the AFL?

11 Feb 2014

The making of lists is the ultimate act in futility, with them always commented on for whom one leaves out, rather than whom one includes. Defying common sense, here are my top 10 players in the AFL as we head into the 2014 season 1. Gary Ablett Junior (Gold Coast Suns) This genius midfielder will […]

Posers for the Proteas v Australia series

Posers for the Proteas v Australia series

11 Feb 2014

Clashes between Australian and South Africa always resemble a local derby in football, where reputations mean very little and glorious uncertainty is the overriding theme. Here are a few posers for one to muse over until the action begins. 1. What bearing will the retirement of Jacques Kallis have? South African fans have downplayed the […]

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