The Boxing Day Test at the MCG. A highlight of the sporting calendar. Last year, India managed to win thanks to a truly special century from stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane, … Continue reading What next for the England Test Team?
Tom Ward is a former professional basketball player, turned coach, turned tour operator. He has recently launched a mentorship scheme for young basketball hopefuls and plays semi-pro for Sussex side … Continue reading From Brighton to Brooklyn, and back again. Tom Ward’s basketball story.
Does the huge disparity between wages paid by cricket’s ‘Big Three’ and the rest of the Test cricket nations have an effect on results? Budding young sports journalist Leo McGuinn … Continue reading An investigation into the ‘Big Three’ of international cricket
Today, I want to write a little piece on the sport I love – cricket. I know our blogs usually focus on culture, politics and many more of life’s issues, … Continue reading The 10 most underrated batsmen of the 21st Century
Now, for this part, I want to turn our focus over to the world of sport. Let’s examine the way many black footballers are treated in the media. Sky Sports … Continue reading Is the UK Media racist? (Part 2)
I’m sure many of us were overcome with excitement at the return of the Premier League last night. Whilst it took a bit of time to get used to the … Continue reading No crowds? No problem – 5 players I expect to shine during the Premier League run-in…
I’m writing a small piece in response to the cataclysmic events of last week. A decision that shook the footballing world to its very core. Okay, maybe that’s a slight … Continue reading Why Manchester City’s punishment is unjust
A helicopter crash over the city of Calabasas, killing the 9 people onboard.. a tragedy. Of course, all the lives lost in this crash are equally devastating; however, I want … Continue reading My piece on Kobe Bryant
England have just wrapped up a thumping victory over South Africa, winning by an innings & 53 runs at Port Elizabeth. There were hugely encouraging performances from England’s young stars … Continue reading The woes of South African cricket… and where do the English team go next?
The most handsome player in the Premier League is a fluid, transitory crown, changing much like the seasons in the United Kingdom. Traditionally, the selection is Olivier Giroud, a man … Continue reading The most handsome Premier League XI
This is the first article that Charles and I have written for the new sports element of this blog. We have discussed doing this for some time because we both … Continue reading Biggest “wonderkid” flops in recent years: