That’s why we love it

2008-05-23 00:00

AND then it was over. A mixture of torture, skill and scandal — the best that sport can offer. And a terrible ending for those in blue.

My workmates looked on puzzled, as I winced and yelled at every close call and missed opportunity. My body was in the office, but my mind was in Russia. Such are the vagaries of night work, that on the biggest night of the season I was torn between labour and love. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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