Draughts players Russia’s Tamara Tansykkuzhina (right) and Poland’s Natalia Sadowska play on after the Russian flag was snatched

I think it’s a terrible shame
That what should be a nice friendly game
Can cause tension or more
Perhaps even a war
As usual a flag is to blame

John Moynes

Reuters

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5 thoughts on “A Limerick A Day

    1. paul

      after watching The Queen’s Gambit… maybe? :)

      that said, it has to be a blanket ban for it to have significance.

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    1. Clampers Outside

      The Polish official, Jacek Pawlicki, removed the flag – as Paul noted, as per the doping ban rules.

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