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Sudden Impact

Sudden Impact

Feb. 17 | Crabtree remains loyal to the Giants cause Thrilling Super League trio shine off the bench Matt Ogborn @mattogborn Rugby league is often derided as a simplistic tit for tat carried out by bulked-up gym rats, however that stance does a huge disservice...

Win Prizefighter tickets

Win Prizefighter tickets

Feb. 3 | The Sport Collective has teamed up with iconic British fight brand Lonsdale to offer TSC website readers and podcast listeners the chance to win four tickets to the latest in the Prizefighter Series of boxing events – Light-Welterweights II promoted...

Old School

Old School

Jan. 16 | Thompson knows value of hard work Legend Thompson warns Olympic hopefuls Matt Majendie @mattmajendie Like the rest of the British public, Daley Thompson logged on to his laptop at home in April last year and entered the lottery of the Olympic tickets...

Smash and Grab

Smash and Grab

Nov. 23 | Adcock's combination of speed and power is lethal Adcock targets badminton golds at London 2012 Matt Ogborn @mattogborn Badminton has a curious reputation: the time between frenetic childhood games and middle-age lethargy seemingly devoid of serious...

Irresistible Force

Irresistible Force

Nov. 18 | Dai Greene targets gold again in London How British sport learned to be ruthless again Max Benson @maxbjourno England hit the top of the world in Test cricket, British athletes and rowers returned from respective world championships with medals aplenty,...

The Golden Generation

The Golden Generation

Oct. 7 | Rooney’s exit and Vassell’s arrival cost England Class of Euro 2004 should have gone all the way Sean Marland @seanmarland To some football fans an international break is like a weekend with the in-laws. Both occasions are necessary...

Fight Club

Fight Club

Aug. 23 | England fail to shine yet again Why country must come first in English football Elliott Florence ejflorence@yahoo.co.uk “What we need to do to make some sense of this is, once the dust has settled, to have a long, hard, cold, unemotional look at...

Born to Swim

Born to Swim

Aug. 19 | Tancock exudes winning aura The Tank gunning for glory in 2012 Rich Hook @RHk_v8 Liam Tancock may have just become a two-time world champion but he says won’t be happy until he claims an Olympic gold medal in 2012. The 26 year-old, who successfully...

Back from the Brink

Back from the Brink

Aug. 9 | Mitchell tags Murray in Liverpool Mitchell regains respect with Murray victory Ben Shave @cahiers_dusport Redemption is a word that has become lamentably over-utilised in the reportage of all sports, and boxing is no exception. Yet given the gladiatorial...

The Hamilton Dilemma

The Hamilton Dilemma

Jul. 22 | Hamilton facing difficult questions Lewis splits F1 with reckless approach Oliver Brett @sport_oliver The dichotomy is stark. On the one hand, you have Formula One, the sport. Sanitized, formulaic and packed with artificial sweeteners – such as Kers...