A frosty look at the penalisation of Timisoara Saracens

This weekend saw Stade Francais entertaining Harlequins in the last game of the group stages of the European Challenge Cup. A must win for Quins after the 28-0 bonus point, ‘victory,’ awarded to Stade due to the Timisoara Saracens forfeit for not sufficiently protecting their pitch against freezing. Putting the vital game to one side, I … More A frosty look at the penalisation of Timisoara Saracens

Can Spurs realistically challenge for the Premier League title?

Unlike last year’s valiant performance by Leicester City, it appears this year’s offering doesn’t seem to look like it’s to be won by heart. If heart is what you were looking for in a Premier League winning side, Tottenham’s trip yesterday to a somewhat disgruntled  Manchester City would have given you all you needed to see. After going 2-0 … More Can Spurs realistically challenge for the Premier League title?

Where horses run, is it our business?

Across social media, particularly on the lead up to Cheltenham, there is a constant tirade from punters, bookmakers and fans of racing alike about particular owner’s or trainer’s choices on where they should or should not be running each individual horse of their string. Okay, putting aside our retirement fund accumulators, lucky 15’s and lets not … More Where horses run, is it our business?

Why Everton’s performance should please the nation…

Last Sunday is a day that will be remembered fondly by many of the royal blue contingent on Merseyside for many years to come, perhaps remembered most fondly by that of Everton youngsters Tom Davies, Ademola Lookman and Mason Holgate whose thrilling performances made a world class Manchester City side look uninspired and flat. Davies (18) and Holgate (20) … More Why Everton’s performance should please the nation…