Logically, the Conservatives could oppose identity cards on the grounds that they don't currently ha
Look on his works, ye golfers, and despair: the Age of the Tiger is upon us!
Had the 1984 Olympics been in London, I'd be a champion shot-putter
In the past it took a disaster to bring the Olympics to London. In 1908 the city stepped in after Vesuvius erupted, leaving Rome bereft. In 1948 it was called upon to rescue the Olympic ideal for a Europe ravaged by fascist dictatorship.
The best commentators weren't just experts - they were eloquent
Maybe we can't have characters, but must we have jingoism instead?
As soon as the sun comes out, it's time to lie back and stop fishing
By force of personal effort, and by transforming himself, he has revived an Olympic bid that seemed
I'm now a big fan of women's football, cringey moments and all
Winning fairly is a noble ideal - one sadly lacking in cricket nowadays
Whittling 50 books down to produce the Orange Prizewinner can feel like hacking off limbs. How ruthl
A golfer may cheat at life, but woe betide him if he cheats on the job
On the anniversary of Emily Wilding Davison's fatal Derby Day protest, Diane Atkinson suggests there
Cricket may be on the verge of a summer of glory never to be repeated
If the coach does well, he gets sacked. It's tradition at The Entertainers
Mourinho shows that even rubbish players can get respect as managers
Paula Radcliffe spends a pound, my personal polling experience, and why Euan Blair's girlfriend need
How West Indian cricket took on a bullying multinational and won
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In 1920, Goodison Park had 53,000 fans for a women's football match
When a player gets sent off, shouldn't we fans get some money back?
Every business wants a team that is working to its full potential. Football is doing just fine, but
Football players have no taste, and can't talk, unlike (some) of their managers
I buy cheapo penny black stamps; Wenger buys very thin, cheapo kids
Don't believe it - "The Foreign Secretary supports Blackburn Rovers Football Club"
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Surely there must be a therapist who could talk me out of this obsession
Why the dish of Today is a lame duck, the spooky togetherness of the Tories, and how Chris Evans giv
My wife lingers over photos of Mourinho, especially that moody one