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Telford Vice

Telford Vice

    Hope won't win trophies
    Hope won't win trophies
    What to get for the billionaire football club owner who has everything? A coach who has won almost nothing.
    Muhsin Ertugral: Not one to swear by
    Muhsin Ertugral: Not one to swear by
    Imagine the calm that hovers in the half-light before Muhsin Ertugral's alarm clock heralds the start of another day of madness. The flaming eyes...
    Smith's shaky support
    Smith's shaky support
    According to Ali Bacher, his only job as South Africa's captain was to win the toss. That done, his team duly whipped the opposition.
    Ntini slows down
    Ntini slows down
    Had Makhaya Ntini strode the civilised streets of Florence and Venice a century or five ago, Michelangelo might have chosen to chisel flared...
    It's a long way from Lord's to Headingley
    It's a long way from Lord's to Headingley
    Could it be that even at Lord's tradition counts for zilch?
    Bulls caught flat-footed
    Bulls caught flat-footed
    Loftus Versfeld is butt-ugly enough to make the terminally unlovely Voortrekker Monument look like the poor man's Taj Mahal by comparison.
    Lord's, a drying oasis
    Lord's, a drying oasis
    Ah, Lord's, that oasis of tradition in a world given over to instant, facile gratification of every which flavour and a few more besides.
    Charl Langeveldt is in denial
    Charl Langeveldt is in denial
    Who do Andre Nel's supporters think he is? A better bowler than Charl Langeveldt, or perhaps in some other way superior?
    Langeveldt pulls out of India tour
    Langeveldt pulls out of India tour
    South Africa fast bowler Charl Langeveldt withdrew on Tuesday from next month's tour to India after his selection had caused controversy.
    Dale Steyn has arrived
    Dale Steyn has arrived
    Dale Steyn used to be a well-scrubbed bloke who wore a goofy grin that wobbled harmlessly under starry, starry eyes. He was polite and cheerful,...
    Terblanche scores key try for Sharks
    Terblanche scores key try for Sharks
    Stefan Terblanche scored the try that sealed the Sharks' 17-10 win over the Western Force in their Super 14 match in Durban on Friday.
    Who will tame the tiger?
    Who will tame the tiger?
    To the long list of people who would urge Norman Arendse rather to spend his considerable energies on saving the Bengal Tiger from a fate worse...