Running with wolves: Howling passion at NC State
Here’s one student’s experience of a reverse culture shock after returning from a semester abroad at North Carolina State University
Thoughts from the saddle: Lessons from a (cyclist) virgin
Do you like to ride your bicycle? Well with our new bike virgin guide you’ll love pedalling around Manchester!
Pelé: A sports documentary that interrogates its subject
Pelé avoids being too deferential to its subject and engages with his political legacy
Diego Maradona: The Golden Boy
Deputy Sports Editor Thomas Baer looks back on the life and legend of golden boy Diego Maradona
IPL: A business-cricketing joint venture
The IPL is valued at a $6.8 Billion as of 2020, an incredible feat for a tournament which has just entered its 13th season recently
Lancashire CCC defeat Sussex to reach T20 Finals Day
Lancashire lost the toss, were forced into bat and instantly felt the pressure
Indian Premier League: Most valuable cricket league in the world?
Since its inception it has seen a total of 12 different teams from prominent cities in India
Kobe Bryant: How should we remember the dead?
Nimo Omer explores the complicated discussion surrounding Kobe Bryant’s life and death
2019 Women’s World Handball Championship
Luca Mariani takes a look at how the favourites are getting on in the Women’s World Handball Championship
It’s more than just a game: when politics and sport collide
Politics and sport are undeniably very important topics, but when they are joined together it can often have calamitous results, writes Tom Reynolds
Football Crazy: In Other News
Jack Greeney rounds up the more unusual football news of the week that may have passed most viewers by
E-Sports becomes a second-level Olympic Sport
James Thursfield discuss how E-Sports became recognised as a second-level Olympic Sport in Korea and what it reflects about the entertainment industry
Ice hockey bound for first-ever North West Varsity
Manchester Universities’ Ice Hockey Club is set to take on newcomers Liverpool John Moores University in a winner-take-all Varsity at Silverblades Widnes on 4th December.
Ian McMillan and Owen Sheers: a passion for sport
Shanda Moorghen heads to The Green, one of Manchester’s finest sports bars, to hear Ian McMillan and Owen Sheers discuss the growing dichotomy between sports and the arts