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Saturday, August 17, 2019

The year that was 2012

Andrew McQuillan reviews this year's sporting world To quote lifestyle guru, Daily Mail reader and eminent sportscaster Alan Partridge, “what a year it’s been for...

London 2012 Day 6: Part 1

Previous to now, we've done Team GB roundups each day. Today however, is too big a day for just one article. There was so...

Honorary graduate becomes most successful female British Olympian

Katherine Grainger took silver in the double sculls yesterday to become the most decorated woman in British Olympic history.

London 2012: Team GB Slow To Start

James Gray fills you in on what you might have missed this weekend at London 2012.

In review: A summer of sport

As a keen football fan, sum­mertime (as Lana Del Rey so accu­rately said) is one full of sadness. Yes, there are a number of...

Team GB: Did Pearce Blow His Chances Before A Ball Was...

This article though is not about Beckham; his inclusion is just a Twitter debate now. Leaving out Beckham was bold and correct, but he can feel rightly annoyed at those chosen instead.

Team GB end Olympics with record medal haul

Sports editor Seoras Lyall reviews a historic Winter Olympics that saw Team GB enjoy their most successful games ever.

London 2012 Day 5: The Gold Rush Begins for GB

Gold at last. James Gray sums up everything you might have missed.

Was Rio 2016 really worth it?

In our second piece on the Olympics, Andrew Williams takes a look at the Games and considers whether they are really worth it after all.

Hopefully the Olympics can bring joy to unhappy Brazil

It will in all likelihood be the sporting highlight of the summer. In August, over 10,000 athletes from over 200 nations will descend on...