Archive for August, 2012

Leeds West Indian Carnival

Aug 28, 2012 Comments Off on Leeds West Indian Carnival by

Leeds Carnival The 45th Leeds Carnival was a true spectacle of colour and excitement. The pouring rain, wet damp conditions and the missing sunshine couldn’t dampen the spirits of the carnival troupes. The crowds came out as usual and descended on the park in Chapeltown and thousands gathered along the carnival route.  

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Wenger 1 Sir Alex 0

Aug 24, 2012 Comments Off on Wenger 1 Sir Alex 0

The new season is now in full flow with premiership clubs already battling for the top spot. The big 6 clubs haven’t got into their groove as yet but they don’t have any divine right to be at the top either. The star players are eager to impress and managers more so. Some managers are […]

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Leeds Golden Girl Nicola wins Olympic medal

Aug 09, 2012 Comments Off on Leeds Golden Girl Nicola wins Olympic medal

Nicola is the champ Nichola Adams, the Leeds boxer beat Chinese champion in the Olympic boxing women’s final to take the gold medal and write her name in the history books. Team GB’s Nicola Adams beat her ‘Nemesis’, China’s Ren Cancan to becomes the first woman, ever, to win an Olympic boxing gold medal, in […]

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Bolt of lightning

Aug 09, 2012 Comments Off on Bolt of lightning

Bolt wins 200 meter race Usain Bolt beat Yohan Blake and Warren Wier and a field of 200 metre athletes to win gold. The time was just 2/100 second off the world record. Jamaican runners took all three medals with Bolt adding another gold medal to his tally. Wallace Spearmon of the United States came […]

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Bolt still the world’s fastest man

Aug 05, 2012 Comments Off on Bolt still the world’s fastest man

80,000 spectators in the Olympic stadium and about a billion on tv saw the Jamaican world record holder Usain Bolt beat off countryman Yohan Blake and American Justin Gatlin to take the crown of ‘the worlds fastest man’. Bolt left 7 of the world’s fastest athletes in his wake to set a new Olympic record […]

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