NFL: Examining the front-runners 

2016 proved a fairytale when one of the greatest quarter-backs ever seen, the evergreen Peyton Manning, led the Broncos to a shock win over the regular season bulldozers, the Panthers, and subsequently retired into the sunset. After week 1, how ironic that the first game of the new season was a replica of the Super…

The WADA hacking: Athletes Medical Files Leaked

Leading up to this year’s Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, controversy ran amok and speculation was rife when it emerged that high profile athletes of many sports and disciplines were suspects of doping. In the wake of such rumours, many Russian athletes were confirmed by WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) as the guilty parties…

Double Derby Showdown Preview

Glasgow and Manchester become the scenes of intensity this weekend, as footballing rivalries are ignited and stoked when Rangers and Celtic, and City and United face off against each other once again. Starting in Glasgow at 12pm on Saturday; it is the first derby to occur in the Scottish Premier League since Rangers were relegated…

Nerves Aplenty For Kell Brook’s Fans

The weekend’s bout in London between Kell Brook and Gennady Golovkin is not just a title decider, but a top level exam in the middleweight division to see whether Brook can handle the heavier fighters.  Golovkin, nicknamed the ‘God of War’ is a looming figure over Brook, physically and psychologically, and any beliefs the 30-year-old…

Do the Tigers Already Have Their Next Manager?

The depletion of Hull City’s contingent, both on the pitch and off it, has been an unfortunate tale riddled with difficulty that has led to an assumption that come May they will be bound for the Championship. With just 14 fit players, and a fledgling caretaker manager, there was little place for optimism. Yet Hull…