Football, money and bad people doing bad things
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Football, money and bad people doing bad things

The JFK assassination. The moon landing hoax. The diminishing portion sizes served at Oporto. Whatever it is, the Sporting Regard appreciates a good conspiracy theory. While some may dismiss the following as “conspiracy-talk”, you would have to be ozzie the ostrich (or Daryl Summers) not to ackowledge the reality of this frighteningly pervasive undercurrent in … Continue reading

TSR Debate: the validity of Tour de France fans
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TSR Debate: the validity of Tour de France fans

The Sporting Regard is on the verge of a comeback, but like all champions returning from knee surgery/summer in Ibiza boozing with their model girlfriends and fellow English Premier League players, we need to sharpen our skills before we’re ready for competition. So we have decided to hold an internal trial match in our most … Continue reading

Ten predictions for the 2013 NRL season
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Ten predictions for the 2013 NRL season

With the NRL season around the corner there is a lot of anticipation building, and with that anticipation comes questions. Can anyone stop the Storm? Which clubs will come out the worst under the ACC investigation? Is Anthony Watmough really a staffordshire terrier? Here at the Sporting Regard we like to make predictions. Not your run of the … Continue reading

What’s In A Name?
Ben Shine / Opinion / Uncategorized

What’s In A Name?

On Monday night, the Manly Sea Eagles briefly became the Kaspersky Sea Eagles. In a press release on their website, the club claimed it was extending its “corporate relationship with software security company Kaspersky and would be known as the Kaspersky Sea Eagles until 2015”. Fortunately cooler heads at Kasperksy Manly HQ prevailed and the announcement was rescinded … Continue reading