Australian Open 2020: Men’s and Women’s Preview

The first grand slam of the 2020 season is due to get underway in Melbourne this weekend. However, a cloud continues to hang over the tournament as health concerns intensify over the air quality in Melbourne following widespread bushfires in the country. Despite the crisis which has hit the states of New

Silver Medalist Shanice Davidson on the World Tumbling Championships 2019

Shanice Davidson is one of our most successful GB tumblers.  At the age of 19 she has already made history as she jumps, twists and flips through the air. In November 2019, Davidson took her second consecutive individual silver at the World Championships in Tokyo, and added a team gold medal.

Fallon Sherrock: The gift sport needed and got this Christmas

And like that it was over. Fallon Sherrock's dream run at the PDC William Hill World Darts Championship came to an end yesterday but her legacy will never be forgotten. Over the past two weeks the former hairdresser from Bletchley has not just transformed her own life nor the game of darts, she

“Its strange, people must think we are a bit weird, getting up and losing three or four pounds and then feeling normal”: Tom Marquand on jockey pressures

Once you’re confined into the claustrophobic starting stalls, flight mode is activated. The horse’s breath steams the air as the racecourse anxiously awaits.  The jockeys look ahead onto the runway, holding on before takeoff. Once the gates explode open, the eruption of noise from the crowd takes over and 14

It’s Christmas, and that can mean only one thing…DARTS!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.  A time for curling up on the sofa with loved ones and settling in for a night (or many nights) of Christmas television. The wait is almost over...  The World Darts Championship is here! The highlight of the sporting Christmas calendar.  The Sports Gazette team

Festive Favourite: Michael van Gerwen set to dazzle Ally Pally again as World Darts Championship begins

Pigs in Blankets. Crackers. The Queen’s Speech. That Uncle who has a little bit too much to drink. All feature in the perfect Christmas period.   But on Friday the sporting festive favourite kicks off at the Alexandra Palace.  The William Hill World Darts Championship. The victor will have the honour of becoming

Renault Sport Team Vitality’s Mike “Gregan” Ellis on the world championships and the future of Esports

Renault Sport Team Vitality lifts the trophy at the season seven world championships. Photo courtesy of Mike Ellis

High-intensity and smaller margins, Esports are fuelled by adrenaline.  Despite debates on whether or not to classify Esports as a sport, it is difficult to deny the excitement that comes with watching gamers hit perfect shots.  Renault Sport Team Vitality competes in Rocket League, a game described on its website as a

“Trump is unembarrassable. He is shameless.” – Rick Reilly talks Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump

American Rick Reilly has been voted National Sportswriter of the Year a staggering 11 times.  He is also a member of the National Sportswriters and Sportscasters Hall of Fame. In short, he is an excellent writer. He was recently nominated for the prestigious William Hill Sports Book of the Year (WHSBOTY), for