Monthly Archives: November 2013

Jonathan Trott is a ‘victim of win-at-all costs mentality

The Telegraph-Paul Bolton The win-at-all-costs mentality in high-performance sport could be blamed for Jonathan Trott’s early departure from The Ashes series, a sports psychologist has claimed. Trott is the third England batsman to leave a tour for stress-related reasons in … Continue reading

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Was England batsman Jonathan Trott simply forced to flee the scene of his failures in Australia?

The Telegraph – Derek Pringle Jonathan Trott was not one of the “tough three” England’s psychometric tests showed responded well to provocation from opponents. They were Stuart Broad, Kevin Pietersen and Matt Prior. What Trott registered in those tests is … Continue reading

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Athletes coping with retirement from Sport -BBC Radio 4 Interview

Former world champion David Haye is likely to have to retire from boxing after sustaining serious damage to his shoulder, it emerged this week. However, many people will not realise the impact this sudden end to a career can have … Continue reading

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