The Jabu List



Senior Major (1)
After the exceptional roller coaster of emotions that we experienced last week at the Open Championship when Zach Johnson won his second major with a South African finishing second to him again, the chance to watch another major was presented to us already with the Senior Open Championship that produced […]

The Senior Golf Major Winners




Departures (2)
Player departures from their various teams are at a high in the media right now especially with the departures of Willie le Roux from the Cheetahs, everyone from Kaizer Chiefs and even Bongani Khumalo from Tottenham Hotspurs. What resulted was that I started thinking about times when players have left […]

When Player departures have hurt the most


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?


EPL (1)
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



World Cup Header 1
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





Laureus (2)
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


Thierry Henry (1) 1
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