Ho Ho Ho… This is a very special Christmas MugPunters.com.au podcast for Thursday 21st December 2017 and in our breaking news headlines this week:
- Australian cricketing coach Darren Lehmann has taken a deep satisfaction in what he has described as “gut feel” player selections that have seen the coveted urn return to Australian hands. Following this news breaking, Sri Lanka has rushed to secure the coaching services of Arjuna Ranatunga, suggesting his gut would not only be able to make tough player selections, but also have enough left over to bring world peace and cure cancer without even needing another trip to the buffet
- Three former Parramatta players have been convicted of a monster 900kg drug haul after a dramatic arrest in Sydney earlier this week. Sources suggest that other NRL players both past and present are absolutely furious that such stupidity could still occur amongst the NRL alumni because now they all had to start looking for new suppliers
- Current world 100m sprint champion and two time convicted drug cheat Justin Gatlin has fired his coach and former convicted drug cheat Dennis Mitchell after allegations that Gatlin may indeed be taking performance enhancing drugs… So just to get this straight… a convicted drug cheat has fired his convicted drug cheat coach for alleging drug use? I’m not the sharpest tool in the shed boys but this sounds about as surprising as the time we found out that FIFA may indeed have some issues based around corruption?
PLUS, we’ve got tips for:
- The Ashes 4th test
- Yachting – YES, throw on your turtle neck and wrap a $5000 jacket around your shoulders because we even have yachting!
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