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Aug 22, 2012
While at The National columnist Chuck Culpepper followed a race around the world, discovered new levels of fandom, experienced Arab culture and had a splash. Read Article Stint in the Middle East was far from a no-brainer
Aug 21, 2012
For Nour Yousfi, a once happy 29-year-old resident of Abu Dhabi, the conflict tearing apart his country sees him spend hours in the gym bulking up to forget, writes Chuck Culpepper. Read Article A Syrian seeking refuge from the tragedy of home
Aug 20, 2012
I can watch South Africa just about finish off England and can deduce that South Africa has just about finished off England, but I still feel lost on the intricacies of how and why. Read Article A rapid learning curve in the arts of cricket
In other words, the only Chinese player to win a grand slam has elbowed into the US Open conversation and all but ensured she will surpass last year. Read Article Li Na uses humour to her benefit on the tennis circuit
The world No 1 is in ominous form for the US Open, though Djokovic will find Flushing Meadows a better suit for his play. Read Article Roger Federer finding his best ahead of the US Open
Aug 18, 2012
You wonder why people even talk as they do about his retirement coming anytime soon, and you wonder if 12 years ago the world had veered into some sort of inexplicable REM dream.
Read Article Age is no barrier to Sir Alex Ferguson's hunger for success
Aug 15, 2012
What would professional athletes do if there were nobody to write or utter criticisms about them? Would anybody ever win anything? Read Article Rory McIlroy's PGA victory proof of critical inspiration to a win
Aug 13, 2012
The bad times for Portsmouth have seemed relentless in recent years, but there were happier times at Fratton Park.
Read Article Portsmouth are being kicked while they are down
Serena Williams has kicked in, and everyone else has been kicked out … to the edges of the picture. Read Article Numbers do not add up for Serena's in the rankings
The clock is ticking for the injured Spaniard to be fit for the US Open, writes Chuck Culpepper.
Read Article Rafael Nadal's pain is others' gain
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