Manners and the super-rich
By Jonathan Calder - 27 October 12:43

Magnates and oligarchs now spend most of their time on their yachts - hence Roman Abramovich’s stran

In the shrink's chair
By Hunter Davies - 23 October 10:17

Inside many a successful footballer lurks a worried man

The Elvis of golf
By Gordon Thomson - 23 October 10:17

Seve Ballesteros was the finest golfer of his generation and the most inspiring figure I ever saw play the game. I hesitate in using the past tense, as Ballesteros isn't dead, even if he is seriously ill.

Cheers and jeers
By Hunter Davies - 16 October 10:37

England's celebrity players face an uncertain reception

A little light abuse
By Hunter Davies - 09 October 10:29

Booing your own side is part of a long and ignoble tradition

Days of sunshine and grace
By John Pilger - 09 October 10:29

Sep was tall, handsome and languid, with a laconic half-smile like Errol Flynn's. On Saturdays he wo

Mr Motivator
By Hunter Davies - 02 October 10:48

There's one manager even the Krays said they'd turn out for

The Fan
By Hunter Davies - 25 September 11:22

You can tell a lot from who replies to autograph requests

Everyone's a winner
By Hunter Davies - 18 September 10:23

The thrills in football aren't confined to the Premiership

All in the game
By Jack Hancox - 11 September 10:52

Breaking rules is wrong, but who sets them in the first place?

The laws of the game
By Hunter Davies - 11 September 10:52

On Planet Football, the usual rules don't apply. All the better

Jamaican evolution
By Paul Rodgers - 08 September 16:37

Paul Rodgers investigates if evolution might explain Jamaican athletes' impressive performance at th

Shown the red card
By Marc Bennetts - 04 September 11:11

Observations on Russia

Keep your shirt on
By Hunter Davies - 04 September 11:11

One club owner is playing football a little bit differently

Same old claptrap
By Hunter Davies - 28 August 10:22

The noise on the terraces is to be applauded, if little else this season

Accept no substitute
By Emma John - 21 August 10:28

There are times when it's not a good idea to put out your B-team

Talks a good game
By Emma John - 14 August 11:03

When it comes to sports commentating, who is worth listening to?

Gabfest special
By Antonia Quirke - 14 August 11:03

Boycott et al were far from stumped for things to say during the rained-off cricket

Game for a laugh
By David Thomas - 14 August 11:03

<strong>We Need To Talk About Kevin Keegan: a Bumper Book of Football Writing</strong>

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Oh dear it's the Paralympics
By Victoria Brignell - 08 August 12:54

As the most glittering festival of disability sport approaches, I'm faced with my usual dilemma: to

A stake in the Games
By Emma John - 07 August 10:21

British women will be the winners if our female Olympians succeed

The patriot games
By Lindsey Hilsum - 31 July 10:07

Neighbourhoods have been razed, protesters silenced and human rights activists jailed. China will al

Olympic spirit
By Emma John - 31 July 10:07

Rules for enjoying the Games - even if you are really a sceptic

Still strung out
By Geoffrey Wheatcroft - 24 July 10:18

Doping scandals continue to tarnish the glory of cycling's top event - the Tour de France. A book by

The sporting wife
By Emma John - 24 July 10:18

Chris Evert shows today's Wags how an other half ought to live

Skating towards peace
By Oliver Englehart - 24 July 10:18

Observations on Afghanistan

Pakistan's dreamer
By Syed Hamad Ali - 23 July 11:08

Imran Khan's aspiration to build Oxbridge in Pakistan is seen by his detractors as mere idealism in

Petrolheads party
By Emma John - 17 July 10:22

The Festival of Speed is an antidote to puffed-up Formula One

Herring is getting old
By Richard Herring - 14 July 15:53

As he turns 41, Herring moans about men who leave their towels lying around in the locker room.

Testing times
By Emma John - 10 July 10:18

As players lose faith in the four-innings game, Emma John says it's just not cricket