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The Fights That Saw Britain’s Greatest Heavyweights Crowned World Champions

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This Saturday night sees perhaps the most heavily-anticipated heavyweight fight in recent memory. You know a ‘real fight’ is going down when there’s no need to orchestrate a rivalry or beef. This weekend’s showdown between Great British Hope Anthony Joshua and Ukraine’s legendary heavyweight – and brother of Vitali – Wladimir Klitschko is all about […]

Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola’s Rivalry – The Defining Games

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You could, we suppose, call them ‘The Best of Enemies’. Two elite football managers that can’t seem to avoid each other. For the second time in their lives, Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola find themselves in charge of clubs with a fierce, fierce rivalry. And it’s pretty safe to say, there’s very little love between […]

7 Unforgettable Moments From FA Cup Semi Final History

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People seem to get a bit confused over the FA Cup, don’t they? Not with the actual competition itself – that’s pretty straightforward. But when it comes to how much effort clubs should put in, people get a little daft. To clubs in Europe or with a realistic chance of winning their league, that has […]

2017 World Snooker Championships – The Contenders

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This year marks the 40th anniversary of the snooker’s biggest event, the World Snooker Championships, being held at the The Crucible in Sheffield. So expect plenty of old classic clips heading your way courtesy of Hazel Irvine & Co. over the next couple of weeks. Hey, you don’t hear us complaining…  Walkovers, tense deciders, trick […]

7 Times Underdogs STUNNED The Champions League

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Tuesday and Wednesday evening sees the first legs of this year’s Champions League Quarter Finals. And it’s a familiar line-up, with most of the big boys still present and paired up together. Which means we’ve got some pretty tasty fixtures… Juve Vs. Barca, Dortmund Vs. Monaco and Real Vs. Bayern. Oh, yeah. And Leicester City […]

The 2017 Grand National – How To Pick Your Horse

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The racing calendar’s biggest event is almost upon us for another year. The 2017 Grand National starts at 5.15pm on Saturday 8th April; the one race that captures the public imagination more than any other. Millions across the UK will be tuning in to watch the forty-strong field competing and, as such, next to no […]

The 7 ‘Funniest’ Ever Pranks Pulled By Footballers

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So, then. It’s April Fools Day this weekend. A time for jokes, gags, pranks, stunts and wind-ups. But rather than leaving it all to comedians and newspaper editors, we thought we’d focus in on the real kings of the practical joke – footballers. Yes, that’s right, we all know that there’s no one funnier than […]

The Longest Ever Unbeaten Runs In International Rugby

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Last Saturday saw Eddie Jones’ England side storm past Scotland to equal New Zealand’s impressive eighteen game unbeaten run. In doing so, they secured back-to-back Six Nations Championships for the first time since they managed the feat under Sir Clive Woodward way back in 2001. Now, only Ireland stand in the way of Dylan Hartley’s men […]

Six Of The Biggest FA Cup Mismatches Ever

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Arsenal fans aren’t best pleased at the moment, are they? If you listened to them in the week – following their second 5-1 drubbing by Bayern Munich in as many weeks – the message was clear… ‘The club’s being destroyed’. Quite how fans of Charlton, Coventry, Blackpool, Leyton Orient or Blackburn might react to such […]

Six CLASSIC Liverpool Vs. Arsenal Premier League Meetings

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Liverpool versus Arsenal is a tie that’s positively drenched in history, memories and goals. It’s just one of those fixtures, isn’t it? When you hear that these two teams are taking on each other, you sit up and take note of when it’s on and what time kick off is (it’s this Saturday at 5.30pm, […]