“Billionaires Behaving Badly”

Uncooperative wind and weather has made for a rather patchy America’s Cup series so far. Luckily, viewer-distraction has been provided in the form of feuding billionaires. Sports Illustrated: “Yachting has never been a sport for the masses, but now it’s become the last refuge for our techno-royals.” Oracle’s Larry Ellison neatly sums up the “tycoons-in-Topsiders” approach: “Whatever I want, I get. That’s the beauty of being worth $26 billion. I thoroughly recommend it.”  


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ABs Deliver Bledisloe Pain With Wallaby Whitewash

ABs Deliver Bledisloe Pain With Wallaby Whitewash

“New Zealand secured the 2019 Bledisloe Cup with a resounding 36-0 victory against Australia at Eden Park to dent any hopes of a Wallabies resurgence ahead of next month’s Rugby World…