The more money a sport gains the more it seems to move away from its core values and it seems the more likely there is to be cheats. Of course the more money there is as a reward the greater the incentive is to cheat to get that money. This year there have been numerous cases of cheating being caugh


Running shoes get increasingly high tech, adding in microchips so that they can calculate how much to cushion the impact when the foot touches the ground. For half a century the latest shoes have been heralded as the way to avoid injuries. But could the opposite be the case and it be the shoes that


Although there are very few successful English managers currently plying their trade in the game, there have been some excellent managers in the past, this debate is designed to argue the pros and cons of the English managerial elite. If one of your favourite managers has not been included, feel fre


It is the world cup and Bavaria beer are at it again with their ‘ambush advertising’ at matches. They may not be really noticed in the match but the media certainly picks up on the backlash afterwards. Exclusive sponsorships and advertising at big sporting events is becoming the way in which the


They have been the sound of the South African world cup so far; the horns that sound like thousands of angry wasps and drown everything else out. You either love them or hate them. They probably give an amazing atmosphere in the stadium but can be irritating for those watching on TV or listening on


The ball in world cup tournaments always comes in for criticism. They are always the ‘roundest ever’ and therefore the ‘fastest ever’ which in turn means that the goalies complain that the odds of them stopping the ball going in to the goal is decreasing. This has always seemed a silly criti


At the moment Britain goes by Greenwich Mean Time(G.M.T), but in the summer the clocks move forward an hour to give brighter evenings and one hour for people to work in. Moving to British summer time all year would however simplify things and have a multitude of other benefits to the economy.