The major season kicked off in May, with the oldest major in the women’s golf calendar, the U.S. Women’s Open. The event took place at Shoal Greek golf course, designed by Jack Nicklaus.
Finding the winner wasn’t easy and after 72 holes the lead was shared by Ariya Jutanugarn and Hyo-Joo
In the wake of England’s heart-breaking 6-0 defeat to Australia in December 2017’s World Cup final, fans didn’t have to wait too long for the return of rugby league.
Super League XXIII got underway on February 1st, with defending champions Leeds Rhinos getting the ball rolling with a 16-12 victory at
For a sport that has thus far been marginalised from Olympic
inclusion, squash has enjoyed good exposure this past year.
Featuring at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, the
Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires and with the Professional Squash Association’s
(PSA) YouTube channel most recently hitting 100,000 subscribers, the global
reach of squash is
In January, The England Roses managed to secure a silver medal in the Quad series, but their victories didn’t stop there.
Netball this year has been a rollercoaster of events to put it in cliched terms. For such a small sport, they have made an massive impact in the sporting world.
5. Ice Karting
Karting is funny enough on regular racing tracks, but how about doing it on ice? Instead of classic asphalt the contenders have to compete on entirely frozen slopes.
Undoubtedly, the tires must be appropriately modified by replacing the normal tires with specific dowelled ones and nails screwed into the
While the world associates India with the game of cricket, there is a much lesser known game that originated in this ancient land which many believe to be the hybrid between cricket and baseball.
Unfortunately the game is a dying breed and is played in the very rural areas of India,
As Ian White prepares for his 2019 PDC World Darts Championship entrance, he does so as Stoke’s number one player. To the untrained eye, it is an insignificant statistic – the home to the pottery industry and close to 270,000 residents.
however, it is a nod to the enduring brilliance of
As the dust settles on 2018, it would be easy to sit back and reflect on another amazing year of sport. With the FIFA World Cup, the Commonwealth Games, the Ryder Cup and all of the annual events too, there was certainly plenty to celebrate. Even if it didn’t quite
The majority of people will know who Roger Federer is. A tennis champion, he has won a total of 20 grand slams. Do the same people, though, know of wheelchair tennis player Shingo Kunieda? Also a champion of the same sport, Kunieda has won 22 Grand Slam singles titles. Two more than
Chris Dobey had never seriously thrown a dart until eight years ago. His sport – when he had a spare moment – was football. Bornin Bedlington, a former mining town north of Newcastle, the game was in his blood, as were the black and white stripes of the region’s famous