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  1. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    America's Cup win for billionaire Larry Ellison a hollow victory

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... Tim Noonan Billionaire Larry Ellison retains America's Cup but dramatic races on San Francisco Bay failed to draw fans and TV ratings Hollow victory for big money Karma lay in wait. ... of causation at the America's Cup on the shores of San Francisco Bay. Team New Zealand had amassed a seemingly insurmountable lead over Ellison's Oracle Team USA in the competition ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Hall of Fame or Hall of Hypocrisy?

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 07:25pm by Tim Noonan

    ... thanks to the contentious and combative behaviour of some members of the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA). Everything they could do to be their absolute best they did- and I mean everything Tim Noonan The Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, is where they keep the history of America's most mythical sport and the BBWAA are the people who write that history. This year ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    US' saddest city just got sadder

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... they get to spend all week anticipating the big game and how they get to feel like they are engaged in America's most popular sport. They also see that, like Cleveland, nobody is willingly ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Ryan Braun's betrayal busts Milwaukee Brewers' baseball buzz

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... Tim Noonan The faith of the good folks of Milwaukee will be tested after they were duped by a handsome, charming but lying cheat Braun busts Brewers' buzz America's dairyland- ... any more diabolical than Rodriguez's, it just makes it a whole lot sadder. For many in the state, it really is the end of innocence. There is a layer of cynicism in America ...

  5. Sport - Soccer - RIGHT FIELD

    Fergie- a man without equal

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... sports league in the world and much of that success was on the back of Manchester United's dominance. But at a time when professional sports in North America were becoming more equitable ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    A match made in [corrupt] heaven

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... the years. Along with Japan and South Korea they form an Oriental axis that lags behind only North America and Latin America in baseball proficiency. Because of this, many liberties have been taken ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Right Field: When politics and sports clash

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... the United States of America. And as far as the states part goes, be they electoral colleges or educational colleges, America is very much state driven. But united? Not this week and very likely ... tweeted his disappointment in a much less confrontational tone, saying that he did his best to fight for an America he believed in but it wasn't meant to be. On the other side, basketball ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    No escape from the gun madness in US

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... endless reminders however, including tributes from Chiefs players to their fallen and deeply disturbed comrade. If you live in America you deal with the spectre of gun violence every single day. ... I don't live in America but I do see the country in pretty much every baseball, football, basketball and hockey game that I watch. Being a detached voyeur and chronicler of the games the US plays ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Right Field: Streets of San Francisco are paved with sporting gold

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... America's Cup to be hosted by the Golden Gate Yacht Club featuring some of the most spectacular urban scenery the venerable race has ever seen. But because too much of a good thing is obviously ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Right Field: Fighting Irish have brains and brawn

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... they are seen as some kind of saviour for the college game. The schism that defines America politically also defines college football. Folks in the northeast and the west coast are OK to let the red ...




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