Cup of Dreams: Jim Montgomery interview

An underdog story

May 13, 2011
By Mark Lomas
(Archive)
While there is unquestionably something special about watching world-class athletes excel in their respective disciplines, it is the underdog stories over the years that have truly captivated the masses. Tiger Woods, Roger Federer and Barcelona may command respect for their utter dominance but, when it comes to specific events, it is the surprise packages, the likes of Buster Douglas, Goran Ivanisevic and Greece's Euro 2004 champions, who are burned into the public's sporting psyche.

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