Sport

fans

Where’s the fun in soccer without the fans?

June 25, 2020 9:55 am

At dull matches, the fans are the best thing

israel folau

Ganging up on Israel

February 24, 2020 3:05 pm

To paraphrase Mark Antony in Julius Caesar, the evil that men tweet lives after them, while the good is oft interred with their bones

anthony joshua

Anthony Joshua and the brutality of Saudi Arabia

December 8, 2019 1:42 pm

It seems almost laughable now to hope seriously for sport to allow questions of morality to inform decisions about how best to make money

yankees

Sox-Yankees rivalry goes global

July 1, 2019 8:40 am

In London, it’s not cricket

athletic

How will The Athletic’s expansion change British sports journalism?

June 27, 2019 1:13 pm

Sports journalism in Britain is being attacked by an American predator

kentucky derby

The Kentucky Derby through English eyes

May 4, 2019 2:41 pm

When it comes to racing, whatever country you’re in, it’s all about the horses

jude law young pope

The Young Pope and the old game

April 9, 2019 10:26 pm

When it comes to sport, soccer is the world’s game, and the US is playing catch-up

jadon sancho

I watched Jadon Sancho grow up. That’s why I know he’s the next soccer megastar

March 7, 2019 1:59 pm

Even at the age of eight, it was clear that this London-born player would be something special

sumo

The balletic, bum-baring rituals of sumo

January 10, 2019 11:59 am

A close-up view of the plump, kissable wrestlers at one of Japan’s six annual sumo tournaments