Sir Bradley Wiggins comes to Girona – coming to Leeds next year!


After an amazing year of British sport in 2012 it shows just how far cycling has come in the public consciousness when Bradley Wiggins scooped both a knighthood and The Sports Personality of the Year award. As the reigning Tour … Continue reading

Victory in Fleetwood – next stop the Open!


In the picture (from left to right) are Simon Newlove, Steve (SW), Gary Scaife and Mick Garside, who won the charity golf tournament held at Knott End, near Fleetwood, by an easy 10 shots! I suspect the locals will still … Continue reading

The Crucible is a rubbish venue


As we go into week 2 of the Snooker World Championships it has certainly been as controversial a first week as I can remember, Mark Allen called his opponent, in fact, Chinese players generally, “cheats” whilst Ding Junhai hit back … Continue reading

Want a stake in F1? Your chance might be coming soon as a float on the Singapore stock exchange gets closer

As the F1 season gets into full swing, rumour is that CVC, the private equity firm owning the majority of F1′s commercial rights, is considering floating its stake on the Singapore stock market. To understand the situation that F1 is … Continue reading

As county cricket struggles to survive the financial crisis, can Yorkshire return to winning ways on and off the pitch?

Snow, disruption on the roads, low temperatures, it can only mean one thing. The first day of a new English cricket season! Ice and snow permitting, following the humiliation of relegation last season,Yorkshiremake the first steps this week towards a … Continue reading

Close to the F1 action – Practice days in Barcelona


One of the best-kept secrets in F1 is the Practice Days prior to the season starting. These 12 days in 2012 were in Jerez and Barcelona. With unseasonably warm weather forecast and the chance of seeing Button with his pedal … Continue reading