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A Game of Fine Margins

• Posted in Australia / Misc. / Tennis • By JoeBaker

In the end, Novak Djokovic comfortably overcame Andy Murray to win his 5th Australian Open. However, after two and a half agonisingly close opening sets, what did their match-up really say about the highest level of professional sport?

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The 2015 Six Nations Championship – The Biggest in Years

• Posted in Misc. / Rugby Union • By JoeBaker

Discover why, with the World Cup drawing ever-nearer, this year’s Six Nations Championship is so crucial for those involved. 

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The 2015 Cricket World Cup

• Posted in Australia / Cricket / Gap Year / New Zealand • By JoeBaker

The 2015 Cricket World Cup is soon to start in Australia and New Zealand, two of the countries where Sport Lived run their fantastic cricket gap-year programmes. Find out why this is set up to be one of the greatest World Cups ever. 

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The Aussies in Australia

• Posted in Australia / Tennis • By JoeBaker

It has been 37 and 39 years respectively since the last female and male winners of the Australian Open. What are the hopes of those current Australian players with the potential to go far at this year’s tournament in the Sport Lived gap year destination of Melbourne?

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There’s still hope for England

• Posted in Australia / Cricket / Gap Year / New Zealand • By JoeBaker

The 2015 Cricket World Cup is taking place in February in Australia and New Zealand, two of the fantastic countries that Sport Lived run cricket gap year programmes in. As England’s preparation for the tournament goes from bad to worse, find out exactly why they still have a chance of going far. 

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The Double World Champion

• Posted in Misc. • By JoeBaker

Lewis Hamilton has become the first British double Formula 1 World Champion in 43 years. Discover why he is a fine example of what you need to become a true champion. 

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Steyn v Johnson – Homepage

• Posted in Australia / Cricket / Gap Year / Misc. / New Zealand / South Africa • By Intern

Right now Dale Steyn and Mitchell Johnson are without doubt the finest two fast-bowlers in Test cricket. Yet who is the better?

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The Importance Of Being A Team

• Posted in Australia / Gap Year / Misc. / New Zealand / South Africa • By Intern

The 2014 Ryder Cup didn’t just show the quality of the European side. It brilliantly demonstrated the how essential it is to be a team. Click to find out how. 

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