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

Scott Quinnell | Posted 11.09.2014 | 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 10.09.2014 | 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...

Andrew Strauss Just Called Kevin Pietersen 'An Absolute C***' On Live TV

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2014 | UK Sport

Sky Sports has been forced to issue an embarrassing apology after former England cricket captain Andrew Strauss was overheard calling controversial fo...

Sky Sports 5? Try Going to a Game

Aaron Gratton | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Sport
Aaron Gratton

Yippee, just what we need - more live football. Don't get me wrong, I love football. I love watching football, but there is nothing better than getting out there and attending a game, no matter the level.

'It's Like Choosing Which Bloke To Nick Your Wife' - Neville On Liverpool And City's Title Tilts (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Sport

"Gary Neville is a red, he hates Scousers," Manchester United fans still chant. However, for them - and Neville - a Liverpool Premier League title win...

WATCH: 'Get Your T**s Out For The Lads' - Brand New Footage Of Keys And Gray Emerges (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Sport

Brand new footage of erstwhile Sky Sports duo Richard Keys and Andy Gray has emerged of them urging touchline reporter Clare Tomlinson to "get her t**...

Andy Gray To Return To British Football Commentary For BT Sport FA Cup Game

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Gray, the man sacked by Sky Sports along with Richard Keys for making sexist comments off-camera about assistant referee Sian Massey, looks set t...

Sky Sports Presenter Reveals Disturbing Sexual Assault

The Huffington Post UK | Cassandra Ward | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

TV presenter Charlie Webster has revealed she was sexually assaulted when she was a teenager. The 31-year-old, who presents on Sky Sports and Sky S...

Daily Mail Columnist Calls Female Sports Presenters 'Blonde Bimbos'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A Daily Mail columnist has launched a blistering attack on female sports presenters, saying none of the "touchline dollies" can live up to the standar...

BT Sports Muscle in on Sky and Murdoch's Monopoly

Sam Long | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Sam Long

Currently I'm a Virgin man, so BT is beamed in at no extra cost to the deal I'm on - but if BT declare they are cutting the chord to Europe's top competition, then I would reconsider jumping ship to the new kid on the block. Maybe. Sorry Mr. Branson - I don't owe you anything.

BT Sport Wins £897m Champions League TV Rights

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Sport

BT Sport have won exclusive rights for both Champions League and Europa League football in an £897 million package. Beginning from 2015-16, BT wil...

Premier League TV Fixtures Announced For December

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Sport

The Premier League has announced its televised fixture schedule for the much-loved Christmas and New Year period. One of the most exciting stages o...

Talking F1 2013 With David "Crofty" Croft

Andrew Edney | Posted 01.12.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

With Codemasters F1 2013 game set to be released soon, I had the chance to sit down with Sky Sports F1 Commentator David "Crofty" Croft to talk all things F1.

Football (Or Soccer if You Are American): Why Has the Beautiful Game Turned So Ugly?

Dr Nicholas M. Almond | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Sport
Dr Nicholas M. Almond

We only need to look at the events over the last 18 months or so to question why are the football authorities such as FIFA and UEFA not doing enough to crack down on this violence?

Busy Weekend of Rugby/Squash in the Lead Up to Olympic Decision

James Willstrop | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

I was in Farnham, west of London on Saturday, filming for the Total Rugby programme which is aired on Sky Sports. They asked if I would talk about and compare rugby and squash, at the same time publicizing squash's plight for Olympic status.

WATCH: 'You'd Be The Burglar'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Sport

Monday Night Football returned triumphantly as Jamie Carragher made a solid debut alongside Gary Neville, who emerged the victor in a humorous Scouse-...

Finally the Football's Back - But Will the Summer of 2013 Be Remembered as the Summer of Discontent?

Matt Dathan | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Sport
Matt Dathan

Interestingly, it's not just the top clubs who have whipped out the cheque book this summer. Norwich, Swansea, West Ham, Southampton, Cardiff and Liverpool (yes Liverpool fans, you're not a big club anymore) have all spent more than £15 million each over the summer.

The Football Season Has Arrived

Jim White | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Sport
Jim White

As you read, I could be up in the Great British airspace aboard the Sky Sports News chopper, flying between a pair of trophy-winning clubs from last season. I'll be visiting different clubs across England and Wales, with 18 reporters on the ground delivering live updates from across the country...

Becks Becomes The New Timmy Mallett

Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

David Beckham is set to become the next Timmy Mallett by fronting a new kids' TV show. The footballer is set to star in a new Saturday morning show...