Trevor Baylis CBE, Inventor, Swimmer, Stuntman and Unsung Hero

Trevor Baylis CBE, Inventor, Swimmer, Stuntman and Unsung Hero

David Ready  6.07.2015
Upon venturing onto Eel Pie Island, renowned for the British blues explosion of the 1960s and helping to kick-start the musical careers...
Kicking Racism out of Football - and East Belfast

Kicking Racism out of Football - and East Belfast

Sophie Long  5.07.2015
A local football club made headlines this week, following an incident where a Confederate flag was hoisted outside the home of a young,...
Where Did Brazil Go Wrong? Charting a Footballing Fall From Grace

Where Did Brazil Go Wrong? Charting a Footballing Fall From Grace

Chris Deeley  4.07.2015
For a generation who grew up on Brazilian dominance, watching them reach the final in three consecutive World Cups between 1994 and 2002,...
Nick Kyrgios Might Have Just Outdone Himself In Milos Raonic Match

Nick Kyrgios Might Have Just Outdone Himself In Milos Raonic Match

Sarah Ann Harris  3.07.2015
Just a few sets into his Wimbledon 2015 third round match today and Nick Kyrgios was already living up to his bad-boy reputation. Although...
IBM Continuing to Serve Up the Ultimate Fan and Player Experience

IBM Continuing to Serve Up the Ultimate Fan and Player Experience

Sam Seddon  3.07.2015
The amazing thing about Wimbledon is that for 50 weeks of the year it is a private tennis club which evolves for two weeks of the year...
Australia In Shock As Top Sporting Identity 'Stabbed To Death By His Son'

Australia In Shock As Top Sporting Identity 'Stabbed To Death By His Son'

Steven Hopkins  3.07.2015
Australia is in shock after a leading sporting figure was stabbed to death, and his son charged with his murder, in a tragedy that has...
In Praise of Year-Round Outdoor Swimming

In Praise of Year-Round Outdoor Swimming

Gill Paul  3.07.2015
You have Technicolour skin when you climb out of the water: lobster pink and mauve in my case. The circulation boost has great anti-ageing...
With the World Cup Coming, It's the Perfect Time to Try Touch Rugby

With the World Cup Coming, It's the Perfect Time to Try Touch Rugby

Jonny Wilkinson  3.07.2015
I believe touch rugby and rugby in general is an incredibly positive and exciting team sport and the values involved in rugby are crucial...
Paddy Power Is Trolling Everyone With This Shameless 'Immigrant' Lorry Promotion

Paddy Power Is Trolling Everyone With This Shameless 'Immigrant' Lorry Promotion

Sara C Nelson  2.07.2015
Bookmaker Paddy Power has emblazoned an 18-wheeler truck with a controversial advertisement inviting immigrants to ‘jump in the back!...
Why Are There No Women Managers In The Premier League?

Why Are There No Women Managers In The Premier League?

Gordon Bryan  2.07.2015
As the 7th Women's World Cup takes place in Canada, a third of the 24 national football teams are managed by women, but don't expect to...
'It's Absolutely Devastating But It's Not The End': Kelly Smith On Laura Bassett's Own Goal

'It's Absolutely Devastating But It's Not The End': Kelly Smith On Laura Bassett's Own Goal

Eve Hartley  2.07.2015
Ex-England football legend Kelly Smith has spoken out about the painful loss in the semi-final of the Women's World Cup. The nail-biting...
You'd Never Get This Reaction To A Heartbreaking Own Goal By The England Men's Team

You'd Never Get This Reaction To A Heartbreaking Own Goal By The England Men's Team

2.07.2015
The Lionesses suffered a heartbreaking defeat on Wednesday when an own goal ended their dreams of a World Cup victory, but the team's efforts...
Why Next Season Will Be Make or Break for Newcastle United

Why Next Season Will Be Make or Break for Newcastle United

Joe Cooper  2.07.2015
Many Toon fans are understandably skeptical of the man who has previously rebranded their historic stadium as the 'Sports Direct Arena'...
Cyclist To Tackle Tour De France On A Chopper (Yes Really)

Cyclist To Tackle Tour De France On A Chopper (Yes Really)

Natasha Hinde  1.07.2015
Dave Sims isn't your average Tour de France contender and that's mainly due to his vehicle of choice. You see, Sims won't be riding the...