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Mike Averis

Mike Averis

    Butch leads SA's exodus north
    Butch leads SA's exodus north
    The World Cup last week then the EDF Energy Cup this? Not quite, but Butch James will barely have time for the Springboks' victory tour of South...
    Tonga step up
    Tonga step up
    Even among the big men of Tongan rugby, Finau Maka stands out. It's not just that he's 1,9m tall or weighs in at a touch less than 114kg -- there...
    Northern lights seem rather dim
    Northern lights seem rather dim
    A week into the Rugby World Cup and, if you believe the headlines in New Zealand and South Africa, the Webb Ellis Trophy is already heading back to...
    Why England don't cut it in one-day cricket
    Why England don't cut it in one-day cricket
    England's one-day cricketers have taken all sorts of abuse while wending their losing way around the world. The coach has been told to go and the...