The Jabu List


Newcastle
The Champions have been decided and Arsenal and Manchester City are virtually assured of Champions League qualification, while there is only a small chance of a battle between United and Liverpool for fourth. Naturally the eyes move to the bottom of the Premier League table and once casting aside the […]

Can Newcastle really get Relegated?


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The greatest league to watch, although maybe not the greatest in skill anymore, the English Premier League (EPL), is winding down to an inevitable Chelsea win, Arsenal top four finish and obscurity for Newcastle. The biggest excitement is arguably the relegation battle, but in truth its only exciting because there […]

The EPL Player of the Year Nominees


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Australia are the champions for the ICC Cricket World Cup for the fourth time in the last five tournaments with another one-sided final to regain their spot at the top of International limited overs cricket. After the tournament that ran for longer than a season of Masterchef Australia, has finally […]

The ICC Cricket World Cup Team of the Tournament




Cricket World Cup
The ICC Cricket World Cup is about to go down in Australia and New Zealand, featuring 14 teams. We will see the ten test playing nations alongside the “minnows” of Ireland, Afghanistan, Scotland and the UAE. The format may not give the associate nations an opportunity to progress, but the […]

Why the Cricket World Cup needs Associates





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I have had a long time affection for the Laureus Foundations and the incredible work they have done around the world. I have also been a long-time admirer of the Laureus Sports Awards, much like a lifestyle blogger would love the Oscars. It came as a supreme honour to be […]

Who I nominated for the Laureus Sports Awards


2015 (1)
 2015 is a few days old and many of us are back at work and back to the rat race. As we start to plan our year ahead we need to plan for the obvious big things like weddings, child births and birthdays. But more importantly we need to look […]

The 10 Events we are excited for in 2015



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Thierry Henry has announced his retirement from football after a career that spanned 2 decades. The Frenchman started his career at Monaco before moving along and ultimately gaining world-class status at Arsenal. His career saw Thierry Henry feature in 917 professional games and score 411 goals. Throughout his career he […]

Thierry Henry – Farewell to the King





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The RAM Slam T20 was launched at a rainy evening last night at the Beach in Braamfontein. Along with launching the #GetCaughtRedHanded initiative as well as confirming three triple headers, there was mention of a few overseas players. Haroon Lorgat confirmed that Sangakarra was a nearly while rumours around Kevin […]

5 Players we would love to see in the RAM ...


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Such is the tenure of Arsene Wenger at Arsenal that in the North London Derby on Saturday, the Professor will face off against Mauricio Pochettino, the 17th different Tottenham manager (including caretakers) during the Frenchman’s reign of which he has faced 11 (Some caretakers were for a very short period). […]

North London Derby: Arsene vs. etc


West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United - Premier League 1
The 2014/15 English Premier League season is still just a puppy, but we have already witnessed an 8 goal thriller (Leicster City 5-3 Manchester United) and a 9 goal thriller (Everton 3 – 6 Chelsea). In fact there have been 19 occurrences of 9 or more goals in a Premier […]

5 Great High Scoring Premier League Games