Piers Newbery


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Early arrivals at the O2 get to watch coach Lendl put Murray through his paces.... #TwitPict

France dominating early stages of the blind football final. A few boos for a Brazil foul. Bit harsh. #TwitPict

Japan are giving GB a wheelchair rugby lesson but the crowd don't seem to mind. Ear-splitting in here #TwitPict

Nearly time for London 2012 ceremony three of four, already busy 3hrs before Paralympic opener... #TwitPict

Oscar Pistorius - 100m a "challenge" compared to 400 & "UK at forefront of education on disability". #TwitPict

Legacy - kids learning to play handball on Broadstairs beach, saved from a life of morris dancing... #TwitPict

I appear to have wandered back into the opening ceremony... #TwitPict

US Presidential candidate Mitt Romney enjoys a trip to east London to speak to NBC.... #TwitPict

The velodrome looking well lush.... #TwitPict

The people of Manchester clearly have confidence in Murray, good to see... #TwitPict

Big day.... #TwitPict

Sculling through central Manchester, lovely stuff... #TwitPict

On a positive note - beautiful day, everyone excited, especially volunteers. Frighteningly cheerful. #TwitPict

Today's highlights - hebdon bridge, the weather & Burnley cricket club, low point - 3pm to 3.45pm. #TwitPict

When you pick up a racket for the 2nd time in 2yrs, don't really need a Grand Slam champ & coach on the next court

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Just rediscovered a mountain of mid-1980s Subbuteo - West Ham were struggling even then....

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I think Rafa's still under there, smacking forehands. Back for Sharapova v Kvitova tomorr... today. #bbctennis

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It's 8am on Centre Court and the roof is.... thinking about it. Forecast a bit better actually. #bbctennis

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