The year in sport 2018: Athletics

The absence of a global championship can sometimes starve the athletics season of its usual excitement and rich story lines. However, there was still much to savour in 2018 with the European Championships being the showpiece event in an absorbing calendar year. The summer’s Championships cemented Dina Asher-Smith’s status as the leading light

Boca Juniors vs River Plate: Examining the media coverage of the ‘hipster’ Copa Libertadores final

Boca Juniors vs River Plate. The Copa Libertadores final 2018. The biggest derby in South America played out on the biggest stage possible. It was billed as 'The Final to end all Finals.' It also became the final that never seemed to end. Over two legs, the match was abandoned three

Lewes FC board director Charlie Dobres on the club bridging the gender pay gap

Women’s football is currently experiencing a period of exponential growth in the UK. This comes after a summer revamp that has injected the female footballing pyramid with a new lease of life. Clubs must now meet specific off-field criteria to secure their place in the top two tiers, namely the FA