Sunday 25 June 2017

The name of the game 

Medders at Large - David Medcalf The phrase has been rankling with me like a hang nail since it was broadcast a few nights ago on RTE's 'Game On' sports radio programme. The presenter had been talking to Ireland men's hockey captain David Harte who is rated the number one goalkeeper in the world. They discussed Harte's experiences playing at the Olympics for his country, and for clubs in Holland and India. At the end of the piece with the much-travelled Cork native, a text...