‘If you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas’ – yet ‘Mo Farah’ claims he is being victimised?

For scholars, the equivalent quote to ‘if you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas’ in Latin would be qui cum canibus concumbunt cum pulicibus surgent, both of which provide the sound advice of being cautious of the company you keep, as associating with those of low reputation may not only lower your […]

Maria Sharapova is now unmasked as another sports ‘drug cheat’, and about to bite the dust – but will she really?

The sporting world is again faced with the stark truth that in modern times, many-many competitors in many-many different sports like cycling, football, baseball, weightlifting, volleyball, judo, wrestling, rowing, equestrian, gymnastics, field hockey, athletics track & field, rugby league, basketball, snooker, boxing, cricket, et al, are prepared to shamefully cheat their clean opponents, the organisers, […]

World Athletics Championships 2015 Beijing Men’s’ 200 meters Loser – a ‘rehabilitated’ Drug Cheat?

  August 27 Well, well, well, the athletics drug cheats have hit the headlines yet again, with one Justin Gatlin first losing the 100m world title to Usain Bolt and then today losing his 200m head-to-head against the same opponent. What is the reason this is big news then? Because American Gatlin is a convicted […]

The Worse Cheats & Criminals in Sport – Is Luis Suarez footballer amongst them?

Luis Suarez is well despised in Britain isn’t he (apart from Liverpool of course, as he plays for them), because he put the final nail in England’s World Cup demise with two goals!)? He has just been suspended (nine games), fined (100K Swiss francs) and banned from all stadiums (four months). Why? Did he punch […]

Cheating Sportsmen and Criminals – Two Sides of the Same Coin!

In every society you get cheats, big cheats and small cheats – men & women who won’t follow the rules their culture and fellow human beings adhere to. Why is this? It is because they are determined to place their self-interest above all else, and above everyone else. These cheats hit us from all walks of […]