football

The rise of sports tourism

From Dutch fans travelling to the UK to watch premier league football to test match cricket holidays in the Caribbean

21 Feb 2019

A trivial history of the World Cup

From the physio who had to be stretchered off to Gary Lineker’s unfortunate accident

5 Jun 2018
heading a football

Can repeatedly heading a football lead to dementia?

Heading a football repeatedly may be a factor in the development of dementia, a study has found. Researchers gathered data…

Five of the best sports books of all time

A selection of five of the best ever sporting tomes

23 Nov 2016

Six GB paralympians to root for in Rio (and when to watch them)

After the record-breaking success of Team GB at the Olympics in Rio last month, it’s now the turn of our paralympians…

7 Sep 2016