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Golf’s new rule changes are a masterstroke

Golf’s new rule changes are a masterstroke

Golf – it’s just old fogies swinging clubs around on a foggy Thursday morning, right? Well that’s not quite the case, of course, but the sport of golf has never been truly void of pretentiousness and rules swamped with an unprecedented focus on etiquette. While this mask is less the case in the professional game, […]

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Wayne Rooney is criminally underrated

Wayne Rooney is criminally underrated

This weekend bore witness to a historic moment for Wayne Rooney. Arguably English football’s most recognized player became Manchester United’s all time top scorer with his 250th goal for the club. With one delicious free-kick at Bet365 Stadium he usurped the legendary Sir Bobby Charlton and – in turn – ensured his place in the […]

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Graham Taylor dies aged 72

Graham Taylor dies aged 72

Football games across the country this weekend saw fans showing their respects by a minutes round of applause for the football legend

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The meteoric rise of Victor Moses

The meteoric rise of Victor Moses

Believe it or not; Victor Moses has become the driving force of the team topping the Premier League. If anybody had dared to propose such a prediction a year ago, they probably would have been routinely laughed at. However, rather incredibly, the Nigerian has emerged from three desperately underwhelming loan spells with his head and […]

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Jose Mourinho is no longer the Special One

Jose Mourinho is no longer the Special One

Jose Mourinho has fallen off and from his high horse, it’s been a rather shuddering drop. Since 2012, the Special One has been anything but. Whether fans and pundits like to admit it or not, Mourinho is no longer the untouchable manager he once built his reputation upon. A sorry end to his Real Madrid […]

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Francesco Guidolin’s Swansea sacking is outrageous

Francesco Guidolin’s Swansea sacking is outrageous

I’ll be frank, Swansea City have cut off their nose to spite their face. A mere seven games into the new season and they have taken the ridiculously gung-ho decision to sack Francesco Guidolin. Moreover, in what has proven a hectic few days in south Wales, they have decided to appoint Bob Bradley in his […]

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Darren Clarke let Team Europe down

Darren Clarke let Team Europe down

After eight long years of domination, yesterday saw Team Europe’s stranglehold on the Ryder Cup come to a jarring end. The Americans taught us a golfing lesson on what proved an emphatic performance in the Sunday singles, ultimately registering a 17-11 score line. Europe just weren’t at the races, the spirit of Medinah had waned […]

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 ‘The king of golf’ Arnold Palmer dies age 87

 ‘The king of golf’ Arnold Palmer dies age 87

Arnold Palmer, the ‘The King of Golf’, has sadly died aged 87 at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania while undergoing heart tests. The absolute legend was known for ‘swinging fast and hitting the ball hard’ in the words of the PGA Tour pros, who had the absolute privilege of playing with the golfing […]

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Usain Bolt’s retirement will rattle athletics

Usain Bolt’s retirement will rattle athletics

 After eight memorable years, Usain Bolt’s Olympic career is officially at an end and what a stint it has been. From his burst onto the scene in 2008 to affirming his legendary status in 2012 to achieving sporting immortality in 2016, it’s been incredible. However, all good things must come to an end. Athletics is […]

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2012 Olympics: Inspire A Generation

2012 Olympics: Inspire A Generation

2012 Summer Games Host: London, United Kingdom Medal table winner: United States of America           Held between July 27th and August 12th, the 2012 games saw London become the first ever city to host the Olympics three times. The UK capital won the right after defeating Paris, Madrid, New York and […]