Category Archives: Sports

Global Village


I am not a season ticket holder at the Emirates Stadium, but I also lived, loved and enjoyed the 168th meeting between North London rivals, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur, today. When Arsenal was founded in 1886, no one could have … Continue reading

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Once in a Lifetime


Today a year ago, Spain won the 2010 FIFA World Cup at Soccer City, beating Holland 1-0 in the final, and these are some of my favourite memories of the 19th edition of the biggest show on earth !! For … Continue reading

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Fabulous Wimbledon memories


Taking time out from exploring historic Pretoria, I wade through my own archives, and these are some of my favourite Wimbledon memories. My first visit to the All England Club was in 1989, when merchandising was in it’s infancy. The … Continue reading

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Ke Nako !!


For 40 glorious days last Winter, this was the slogan I woke to every morning: Ke Nako. Meaning…it is time. And it was our time to host the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. So, this past week, millions … Continue reading

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