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St Andrews alumna comes up short in Rio

Former St Andrews student Charlotte Taylor came agonisingly close to contention in Rio but just missed out on the rowing semi-finals.

Fight for Funding

Far from the glamour and excitement depicted of the Olympics lies the unspoken inner-workings of funding. Women’s volleyball is a magnificent newcomer to the...

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.

Sochi 2014: A contested games

Miro Ralston gives his views on the controversy surrounding the upcoming Winter Games in Sochi

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...

London 2012 Day 7: Cycling And Rowing Dominate Again

It would be a big bottle, but we need to distill Dave Brailsford and learn his secrets. British cycling is truly the greatest success...

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...

Sochi 2014 – What was it like?

Former features editor of The Saint Nina Zietman gives her insight into life at the Sochi 2014 games.

London 2012 Day 5: The Gold Rush Begins for GB

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

Rio 2016 brings Team GB’s finest hour

Sports editor Andrew Sinclair reviews Team GB's performance in Rio and the success of the Games as a whole.