The events that took place during West Ham United’s heavy defeat to Burnley showed that the atmosphere around the club has now gone beyond toxic.

Two seasons ago West Ham United finished seventh in the Premier League and qualified for Europe under the guidance of Slaven Bilic, in what was their final campaign at the infamous Upton Park.  There was a sense of optimism in and around the club during the summer of 2016 ahead of their move to the... Continue Reading →

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A look back at the life of Sir Roger Bannister (1929-2018).

The world of athletics has today been grieving following of the death of Sir Roger Bannister.  Bannister, who passed away at the age of 88, became the first man to run the mile in less than four minutes. His time of 03:59.4 instantly gave him legendary status within the sport. His story is one of... Continue Reading →

Footballer Gerard Pique is showing his business ambitions with plans to reform tennis’ Davis Cup into an 18-nation extravaganza, but his proposal needs some finishing touches.

Hours before lining up for Barcelona in their La Liga match against Girona last Saturday, Gerard Pique gave a presentation to the International Tennis Federation proposing a radical change that could make or break the men's game.  "Together we can elevate the Davis Cup to new heights by putting on a must-see World Cup of... Continue Reading →

Juventus First Team Review: A beautiful insight into Italy’s most prestigious football club.

Netflix have released the first half of episodes in a six-part series following the Italian giants during the 2017-18 season. WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS  "Juventus uses it's past to define it's future." Football club documentaries haven't exactly been successful in the past. Just look at 2012's Being: Liverpool. However, Netflix's new documentary "Juventus: First Team" is... Continue Reading →

Pyeongchang 2018: Cancellations and dangerous women’s slopestyle final cast doubts on Korean city’s ability to host the Winter Olympics.

Four years ago Sochi came under criticism for being too warm to host the Winter Olympics. Beijing, who have been awarded the 2022 games, has come under similar scrutiny. So hosting the games in Pyeongchang, where it falls to sub-zero temperatures, should be more suitable, shouldn't it? Well so far the decision to finally hand... Continue Reading →

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