Anti-Fan Reviews: UFC 196

This week I watched Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz have a fight. MMA, or Mixed Martial Arts as a sport is a bit like live-action Tekken, except without all the robots, bears and ninjas. The sole aim of MMA is to beat your opponent until they reassess the life choices that lead them into their…

Anti Fan Reviews: Super Bowl 50 Half-Time Show

This week I watched the Super Bowl. The Super Bowl is the annual championship of American Football (also known as concussion ball). American Football differs from European Football, for one thing the ball isn’t a ball, it’s a sort of suppository-pill shape. This year’s Super Bowl final was between the Denver Broncos, and the Carolina Panthers, each…

Anti-Fan Review: 2016 Snooker Masters.

This week I watched the Masters snooker. This is a competition where waistcoat-clad men (called ‘Snookerers’) from across the British Isles gather to compete to be the very best at shunting little balls around with a stick. Snooker is an indoor sport played on a tiny pitch, a pitch so small that it can be…

The Anti-Fan’s Sports Year in Review

Sport is a year round thing. Not a day goes by where some sweaty man in shorts isn’t thwacking a ball around a field somewhere, and there’ll always be people there to cheer him on, or at the very least watch him on telly, slack-jawed from their couch. 2015 was a particularly eventful year for sport. Probably.…

“I don’t know how to sport” – The Anti-Fan Reviews: Casillero del Diablo advert

For many, sport is life’s single most interesting, dramatic and exciting outlet. Unfortunately, not everyone is of the same opinion. Step forward our Anti-Fan, who has no interest in nor understanding of this concept. We wanted to change their mind by letting them get some first-hand experience. Every week they’ll review a different event and allow us to not only see the…

“I don’t know how to sport” – The Anti-Fan reviews: Rugby World Cup FInal

For many, sport is life’s single most interesting, dramatic and exciting outlet. Unfortunately, not everyone is of the same opinion. Step forward our Anti-Fan, who has no interest in nor understanding of this concept. We wanted to change their mind by letting them get some first-hand experience. Every week they’ll review a different event and allow us to not only see the…