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Ben Hardinge is one of our football writers, and a freelance journalist after graduating with a 2:1 in BA (Hons) Sports Journalism. Ben is a huge Pompey fan and regularly plays 11aside and 5aside football, making him a great candidate for our boot testing. He likes football, music and FIFA 11, and wears a size 9 boot. He is currently sporting the Nike T90 Laser III football boots.

Nike CTR360 Maestri II Elite – The Review

January 17th, 2011 by Ben Hardinge | 1 Comment

We were lucky enough to attend the recent launch of the Nike CTR360 Maestri II Elite football boots, and even luckier to get our hands on a pair to test out! Here is our review…


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Nike CTR360 Maestri II Elite: The Launch

January 14th, 2011 by Ben Hardinge | 1 Comment

An account of the events that took place during Nike’s launch of the Nike CTR360 Maestri II Elite football boots, along with a boot trial at Arsenal’s state-of-the-art training facilities.


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An introduction to the CTR360 Maestri II

January 13th, 2011 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

Ahead of the big launch of the Nike CTR360 Maestri II, we give you an insight in to the new features of the boots and take a look at Nike’s new video advertising of the boots.


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IBSA World Blind Football Championship: Day Two

August 15th, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

The second day of the IBSA World Blind Football Championship, saw Columbia draw 0-0 with Japan, defending champions Argentina lost to a late goal from France, and Brazil took on China in the final game of the day.


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IBSA World Blind Football Championship: Day 1

August 15th, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

Day One of the IBSA World Blind Football Championships saw England suffer defeat only 8 seconds from full-time.


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IBSA World Blind Football Championships PREVIEW

August 14th, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

Over the next eight days, I will be in Hereford at the Royal National College for the Blind for the IBSA World Blind Football Championship.


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Ransacker WC Review: Golden Boot award

July 23rd, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

We take a look at the top scoring football boots of World Cup 2010, and who bagged the most in the Golden Boot award!


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Ransacker WC Review: Day 23

July 8th, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

The youthful but strong Germans were seen off by European Champions Spain beat them in the second Semi-Final. A Carles Puyol header saw Spain through to the World Cup 2010 final to play Holland.


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Ransacker WC Review: Day 22

July 7th, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

The first of the two Semi-Finals of South Africa 2010 saw five goals during the match between Holland and Uruguay, and two sensational strikes in the first-half! Plus more Ransacker awards!


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Ransacker WC Review: Day 21

July 4th, 2010 by Ben Hardinge | Comment

A big day for the European teams as Argentina crashed out of the competition as Germany dominated with a 4-0 win over Maradona’s men, whilst European Champions Spain kept to their consistency with a solid 1-0 victory over Paraguay!


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