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Sky Sports' Hayley McQueen Says Female Presenters 'Have To Work Twice As Hard' As She Addresses Sexism

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

Sky Sports’ Hayley McQueen has spoken out about the sexist criticism she faces, stating she feels female presenters have to work harder to avoid nas...

You'll Soon Be Able To Watch Netflix, Sky Sports And iPlayer While On Holiday

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Tech

The European Commission has ruled that starting in 2018, any person within the EU will be able to watch their online entertainment subscriptions regar...

Super Bowl LI: Who's Playing, Who's Performing And UK Kick-Off Time

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK

It’s that time of year again - the 51st Super Bowl is almost upon us. Super Bowl LI (they’ve gone back to Roman numerals after last year’s big 5...

'Exhausted' Kirsty Gallacher Denies Being Drunk On Sky Sports After Collapsing On-Air

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Kirsty Gallacher has been forced to deny she was drunk whilst presenting Sky News Sports, after some concerned viewers noticed she was slurring her wo...

Sky Sports, And The Pitfalls Of Partying In The Lobby

Jack Peat | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Sport
Jack Peat

One of the things I find myself wondering every time the Edinburgh Fringe Festival comes round is; if an event of that size and stature is on the "fringe" of something, what the hell is the main event?

Woman Driver, Gay Driver, Black?

James Wharton | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Sport
James Wharton

The greatest sport on the planet has a fan-base rich in diversity. Stretching the four corners of the globe, there are millions and millions of us hanging on every press conference, lap, pit-stop and chequered flag. We live and breathe F1 and without this support it's difficult to imagine the sport existing. But all this fascination hinges on one thing: the driver.

Richard Keys' Exchange With Michael Cox Highlights A Growing Issue Within Football

Scott Salter | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Sport
Scott Salter

If you missed it, an unlikely exchange took place on Twitter yesterday between the former Sky Sports presented Richard Keys and Zonal Marking man Michael Cox. The exchange occurred after Cox wrote a piece in the Guardian on Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool and how the German has taught his side to make the most of the space on the pitch.

Football TV - Same Old Faces, Different Channel

David Spencer | Posted 30.04.2017 | UK Sport
David Spencer

As I get older, no matter how hard I try not to become an old curmudgeon (I don't try hard enough really) there is an increasing wave of things that irritate me. Maybe irritate is too extreme a word - particularly in the example I'm going to be talking about here.

Road to Wembley: My Men United March on Last Leg

Jeff Stelling | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Sport
Jeff Stelling

Nine down, one to go - the end really is in sight. We've been over hills, down dales, along canals, over fields and stiles. Truly a walk on the wild side for this gentleman of the road and my trusty wingman Russ Green, who has walked every step with me. And we're getting cracking support as we inch closer to the finish.

My Men United March Against Prostate Cancer

Jeff Stelling | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Sport
Jeff Stelling

I deal in statistics - but the prostate cancer ones are totally shocking. One man dies every hour from this disease. That's six during Soccer Saturday every week. Yes, my feet are killing me. But who cares if it will save even one man's life?

Jeff Stelling: Men United March Against Prostate Cancer

Angela Culhane | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK Sport
Angela Culhane

Jeff is half way through his ten marathons. And we've got ten years to tame prostate cancer. With a man dying of it every hour, it's not just an epic journey, it's a race against time.

Sky Sports Presenter Red-Faced As He Answers Call Live On Air

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.01.2016 | UK

A veteran Sky Sports presenter has answered his ringing mobile phone live on air, only to reveal that the call was from a rather embarrassing source. ...

Disabled Sports Fans "Bum" TV Deals

Martin Emery | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Sport
Martin Emery

On the 14th September the 20 Premier League Football clubs got together and made a pledge that by 2016, All 20 clubs would be compliant with the Acces...

Biology of Breaking News

Matthew Smith | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Sport
Matthew Smith

Wednesday December 2, around 10am. The mood changed perceptibly in the Sky Sports newsroom. The producer of the upcoming noon to five shift had just r...

Sport on Pay-to-View: It's Not as Bad as We Might Think

Alexandra Kyrke-Smith | Posted 16.04.2015 | UK Sport
Alexandra Kyrke-Smith

Going to Pay to View does not deny people the opportunity to watch altogether, but the money that it brings, if well spent, can provide thousands with new opportunities to get involved: in this respect, it seems that pay to view broadcasting can be the egalitarian way, after all.

Sky Sports And BT Sport Spend Big

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Sport

£5.136bn – that’s the GDP of Moldova. It's also the figure for which the Premier League has peddled the UK television rights for the 2016-2019 se...

Thierry Henry Is Back In The Premier League - But Not At Arsenal

Huffington Post UK/AP | Toby Gladwin | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Sport

Legendary Arsenal and Barcelona striker Thierry Henry has announced he's retiring from football to take up a lucrative position as a Sky Sports pundit...

This Isn't Called the 'School of Hard Knocks' for Nothing

Scott Quinnell | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Sport
Scott Quinnell

For the past six years we have recruited and worked with around 200 unemployed men, inviting them to build a rugby team and take part in a course that aims at improving fitness, social development and life skills with the end goal of obtaining a job. It's been a rollercoaster of emotions and worth every second.

One Year of Sportswomen

Anna Edwards | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Sport
Anna Edwards

As we head towards our first anniversary, Sportswomen returned to the all new Sky Sports News HQ studio for a third series today at the new time of 11.30am. This series of the show promises to showcase the very best in women's' sport and there couldn't be a better time for us to return! This summer produced some of the best ever results in women's sport and we're excited to be able to celebrate key successes.

Breaking News!

Kate Abdo | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Sport
Kate Abdo

As I write this blog, we have already exceeded last August's spending spree of £635million, and with the likes of Manchester United and Arsenal being urged by fans to buy some new players before the window closes, I don't see why we can't reach the £1billion mark.

Celtic Lose... And McInally Loses It

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Sport

Sky Sports couldn't show Celtic's Champions League defeat to Maribor but they timed their Soccer Special coverage of it perfectly, capturing the momen...

Collymore Vows To Quit If Neville Proves He Dived

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Sport

UPDATE: Looks like Stan Collymore did dive once... Just for a second, imagine turning on the radio or the telly without the chance of hearing S...

The Gospel and The Devil; Television in Football...

Ball Street | Posted 20.09.2014 | UK Sport
Ball Street

Projection of the beautiful game around the globe extends our sight, and thereby, our knowledge, our understanding and our love of the sport... catering for the needs of the approximated one billion people who viewed the 2014 World Cup final live.

Arsenal Kick Off Premier Leaguer Season On Sky TV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal will kick of the new Barclays Premier League live football schedule on Sky TV when they face Crystal Palace at the Emirates on the opening day...

Arsenal Kick Off Sky TV Premier League Fixtures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Sport

Now that the World Cup is over, football's attention once again turns to the domestic league with Sky TV revealing its Barclays Premier League live ma...