ATP Finals Preview: The Eight Contenders

The 2019 Nitto ATP Finals begin in London tomorrow, with the top eight men in tennis set to battle it out for the prestigious, season-ending title. Staged in the dramatically darkened 02 Arena, the eight-player field will compete for prize money totalling $8 million, with more than $2.7 million awaiting an

Football and Music Part Two: Using Platforms of Popularity to Send Important Cultural and Societal Messages

There is a crowd and there is expectation. There is a performance and there is passion. It is football. It is music. Tangled deep within the spider's web of British culture, you’ll find the two bound closely together. Bands F.C. are well aware of this. Their website premise begins simply: “Bands as Football Teams,

Ahead Of Brentford’s Visit To Wigan

Monday morning back in training was tough for Brentford after losing to Huddersfield at home on Saturday. A win would have meant four straight victories for the first time since the fall of 2015. Despite admitting the low mood of the team on Monday morning, Brentford manager Thomas Frank said that the

England v Germany: Preview

Five years ago this month England Women played their first match at the new Wembley. Over 45,000 fans showcased their support in Wembley’s stands that day and it remains as the record attendance for an England women’s home game. But that is set to change this weekend. Germany will be the Lionesses’ opposition

RugbyX, the Rugby Revolution?

RugbyX may give rugby the revolution it needs. With less and less players going into 15s and 7s this new format, masterminded by Fiji's former Olympic gold medal-winning sevens coach Ben Ryan, is a way to bolster grassroots rugby and to involve more people into the game. With both 15s

“It was seen as a bit freakish, and it wasn’t for women” Gary Street on rugby fever extending to the women’s game

Harlequin women’s joint head-coach, Gary Street has seen the landscape of rugby change dramatically.  With 27 years of experience in the women’s game, he’s seen the sport transition from the days when it was an anomaly, to what it is now, focused on ability rather than gender. “Probably one of the biggest

Why Brentford Lost To Huddersfield

It is well known that playing more attractive football than your opponent is not a synonym of winning the game. Being more offensive is not a guarantee for scoring more goals. Brentford was the offensive side at their game against Huddersfield on Saturday at Griffin Park but Huddersfield scored the only