2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh bids adieu

“If I was good enough, I would have retired on the ground. I don’t like to ask for a game, I have never played the game with that mindset, so I told them I don’t want a farewell game, if I don’t clear the Yo-Yo test, I will quietly head back home. I cleared the […]

Eoin Morgan calls for new dynamic as England begin to adapt for 2023 World Cup

CloseAndrew Miller was saved from a life of drudgery in the City when his car caught fire on the way to an interview. He took this as a sign and fled to Pakistan where he witnessed England’s historic victory in the twilight at Karachi (or thought he did, at any rate – it was too […]

Football: How to Revive the Magic of the FA Cup

The ever-widening gap between the haves and the have-nots, and the general improvement in pitches have made genuine cup shocks much rarer. So what can we do to try and even things out a bit more? One reform could be to automatically give home advantage to all teams from a lower division. Victories for the underdogs are more likely if they play at home- […]

England’s bowling plan was ‘attack, attack, attack’ – Chris Woakes after thrilling win

CloseAndrew Miller was saved from a life of drudgery in the City when his car caught fire on the way to an interview. He took this as a sign and fled to Pakistan where he witnessed England’s historic victory in the twilight at Karachi (or thought he did, at any rate – it was too […]

Super League: Versatile Stefan Ratchford ready to play any part for Warrington Wolves

“He’s still young, he’s still raw and he’s still got a lot to learn, but if you look at how good he is now and he’s got a lot of progression, where he can get to he can be at the top of the game,” Ratchford said.

Premier League 2020-21 preview No 13: Manchester United

When Bruno Fernandes’s 12 goals (following his arrival in the winter window) are added to those returned by Martial, Rashford and Greenwood, Solskjær’s front four delivered 73 last term. As this total can be expected to improve – Fernandes will have half a-season more to increase his tally, for one – then Sancho’s intended £100m […]

Season preview: Liverpool

Transfers in Konstantinos Tsimikas (Olympiacos) More info ProSoccerTalk’s prediction for Liverpool in 2020-21 They will be very good. Not exactly a hot take there, is it? The biggest challenge for Liverpool seems likely to be Manchester City. After getting 100 and 98 points in their title seasons, City slipped to 81 last season and many came […]

Premier League 2018-19: How Manchester City and Liverpool’s record-breaking battle played out

City and Liverpool each won six of their first seven matches, the only blemishes being respective 1-1 draws at Wolves and Chelsea. A home Champions League loss to Lyon for Guardiola’s men and the Reds’ European defeat at Napoli suggested frailties domestic foes were largely unable to locate. The sides were all square heading into […]

A wildly unpredictable basket case outfit from Lahndan’s east end

Earlier this week, Sean Dyche said he would not be sold “on the cheap” and hinted the Turf Moor outfit might hold out for a whopping £50m. Having only just paid off the debt owed to Eintracht Frankfurt for their current record signing Sébastien Haller, West Ham will be hoping that if Tarkowski comes, he […]

Leeds United can give champions Liverpool a scare – Jones Knows

It’s not started smoothly though for yours truly. A new arrival of my own has rather scuppered plans for an in-depth article on the best betting opportunities across the Premier League from an ante-post perspective. My progressively expanding wife is set to unleash the next great sporting talent of a generation into the world this […]