“Bad luck Strauss. Well done Giggs. Legend!”

Kieran Beckles
By Kieran Beckles

Tweets of the week

The Sport Reviews’s weekly pick of ten of the best ‘tweets’ from some of the sporting world’s biggest stars.

1. “Just checked it out, there is mixed in 2012, i am so excited!! I am going to have to be in the shape of my life to play 3 events in 10 days!”
Venus Williams is looking forward to London 2012 and competing in both the singles and mixed doubles events.

2. “Track this morning. Pyramid session. Cud be interesting. Pumped for Sorensen’s save vs. Wigan. Good for my fantasy team.”
Andy Murray appreciates Thomas Sorensen’s efforts against Wigan Athletic.

3. “Love night games but hate all this waiting around during the day with nothing to do”
Darren Bent may hate night games even more after Sunderland’s 2-02 defeat to Aston Villa.

4. “Off to interview the hayemaker. Actually going to watch the fight of him and the freak to understand what he was thinking during the bout”
Matt Dawson prepares to interview heavyweight world champion David Haye.

5. “Knock knock. Drug control. Shoulda gone to bed earlier… Ouch.”
Lance Armstrong is rudely awoken at 5.10 am for a procedural drugs test.

6. “OMG, Chucho from Birmingham City just missed one worse than Ricky Baptiste the other week, hit bar open goal. O dear, o dear, o dear! ☎ taxi”
Mark Bright enjoys the novelty of Chucho’s unbelievable miss.

7. “Watching soccer highlights. wouldnt it be great if whenever u did something good at your job u could run around screaming without a shirt?”
Andy Roddick summarises the feelings of millions of football players and fans across the globe.

8. “Those who made us team of the year, bravo. those opposed should be forced to listen to bwitched for a week”
Graeme Swann thanks the voters and highlights a suitable punishment for the critics.

9. “Bad luck Strauss. Well done to top 3, especially Giggs. Legend!”
James Anderson sympathises with his captain who missed out on the BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

10. “Dean Ashton one of the best strikers ive played with & against you will be greatly missed my friend x x x”
Danny Gabbidon pays tribute to his former team mate.


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