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Sporting in the time of Corona: Wrestling an Essential Business?

On April 15, 2020, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) announced that several of their wrestlers had been released from the company with their contracts being terminated with immediate effect. This comes after the company released a statement that same day that WWE would be introducing a series of cost-cutting measures to help deal with the pressures […]Read More

Muhammad Ali: Farewell to The Greatest of All Time

In every sport there is a scholar that sits at the top of the game. If we consider what Pele is to football, Michael Jordan to Basketball and what Usain Bolt is to Sprinting, Muhammad Ali is one of boxing’s greatest. Ali though, somehow stands superior to all past and present sporting athletes. What Ali […]Read More

Finally, Justice for the 96

On the 15th April 1989, Liverpool FC was set to play Nottingham Forest at Sheffield Wednesday’s football ground, Hillsborough, in the FA Cup semi-final. Six minutes in, the game was stopped. A crush had developed in the pens, leading to the deaths of 96 Liverpool fans. 94 people died on the day, followed by Lee […]Read More

Does the NFL Care About Women?

In recent months, the American media has seemed to focus a lot on the National Football League and its players’ scandals. The NFL has continuously and serially completely mishandled cases of violence against women.  As a female football fan and a human being, this is appalling. Last year Ray Rice, a running back from Baltimore, was […]Read More