Soccer

Gerrard says he can 'understand' why fans gathered outside Ibrox

Steven Gerrard says he can ‘totally understand’ why thousands of fans flouted lockdown on Saturday to gather outside Ibrox, as Rangers boss states supporters ‘have been through a lot in 10 years’ with his team now on the cusp of winning the Scottish title Thousands of Rangers fans flouted lockdown to gather at Ibrox on […]

Soccer

Solskjaer hopeful United can inflict first defeat on Tuchel at Chelsea

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer heaps praise on Thomas Tuchel’s flying start to life at Chelsea as he admits it’s ‘never easy coming into a season halfway through’… but insists it’s his job now to ‘stop that run’ when the two sides meet  Ole Gunnar Solskjaer staged a famous comeback against Thomas Tuchel’s PSG […]

Сricket

Why Kohli’s passion play can be saviour of Test game

It was during a tribute evening to Bishan Singh Bedi, his childhood mentor in New Delhi, that Virat Kohli launched into one of his more passionate pleadings for Test cricket to be cherished. “I believe it is paramount for the game to sustain globally,” he said in 2017, having struck double centuries in four successive […]

Soccer

OLIVER HOLT: Can players stop trying to con our referees?

OLIVER HOLT: Now we can all hear the screams, games without fans in the stadium sound more like a slasher movie. At the end of a week when death threats were made to Mike Dean, can players stop trying to con our referees? Yelps of agony are one of the defining features of football matches […]