Ian Thorpe relieved to have avoided embarassment


Yup, that is right, 7th spot in a World Cup final is OK if you’ve been out of the sport for 5 years and are participating in a for you ‘weird‘ event. Or as he puts it himself:

“(I was) not as bad as I thought I would be though, I didn’t vomit or anything”

Read for instance Yahoo! Sport, see this recap on 9News and listen to what he had to say yesterday evening.


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