Rugby Union: Lions hold on in thrilling final Test 

After a battling performance last week, Warren Gatland decided to name the same team for the final test and they didn’t disappoint him.  It was a thrilling final Test as The All Blacks controlled the first half and led 12-6 at half-time through tries from Ngani Laumape and Jordie Barrett and had blew a handful…

ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 

The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup got under way today as hosts England played India on the opening day. England won the toss and put India in to bat. India made a great start with Mandhana and Raut putting on 144 for the first wicket. England’s bowlers really struggled against India’s opening batsmen. Mandhana was…

PDC Premier League Darts Week 5 Preview

Dave Chisnall vs Raymond van Barneveld In my opinion, Barneveld has gone under the radar a little bit in the Premier League this year. He was big odds at the start to win it outright but over the past few weeks, he has shown why he can be a real contender for this year’s tournament….

Darts: Phil Taylor to play his last year on PDC Circuit

The first competition of the 2017 PDC Circuit, The Masters, got under way yesterday. It consists of only the top 16 players in the world and before Phil Taylor was due to go on stage, he announced that this was going to be his last year playing on the PDC Circuit.  It all started back…

EPL – Can Chelsea break the record?

Tonight’s English Premier League clash between Tottenham and Chelsea could be regarded as the biggest match in the title race so far. With Liverpool dropping points away to Sunderland, Chelsea could go 8 points clear with victory at White Hart Lane which would mean they would break the record of consecutive victories in a season….

PDC Darts World Championship 2017 – ‘El Clasico’: Barney vs Taylor

As soon as Phil Taylor hit the winning double to defeat Kim Huybrechts in the last 16, Raymond van Barneveld labelled his match against Phil Taylor tonight as ‘El Clasico’. It’s fair to say, I’m in agreement. Since Barneveld made the switch to the PDC back in 2007, it’s become a darts rivalry that’s been…

Chinese Invasion – Is European Football under threat by China?

For many years, the English Premier League has been labelled as the best league in the world for its competitiveness and ability to attract the best players. Now it seems a new league has started to take over the footballing world in the form of the Chinese Super League.  I remember the days when Roman…

World Cup Qualifier: England 3-0 Scotland 

England hosted Scotland at Wembley for their World Cup Qualifier. It was always going to be a heated affair with tackles flying in all over the park. Both managers had their jobs on the line, for Gordon Strachan, a potential sacking and for Gareth Southgate, the job becoming permanent.  Scotland settled in the quicker with…

UEFA Champions League Preview – Manchester City vs Barcelona 

A fortnight ago, Manchester City were thumped 4-0 at the Nou Camp by the Catalan Giants. Tonight is the return fixture and I’m expecting City to give Barcelona a few problems. The Spanish team are without key players such a Jordi Alba, Gerard Pique and Andres Iniesta and Manchester City should look to capitalise on…