Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018
Category: Sports

There are far better female NFL head coaching candidates than Condoleezza Rice

The former US Secretary of State has been linked to the Cleveland Browns job. The story highlights important issues within professional sports The story caused a buzz in the football world on Sunday: former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was being considered for the head coach position of the Cleveland Browns. Like many people […]

Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, Game 8 – live!

Carlsen and Caruana meet in Game 8 of their championship match Rueful Carlsen ‘way too soft’ in Game 7 (full move-by-move recap) Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 2.19pm GMT Hello and welcome to London for today’s eighth game of the world chess championship between Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana of the United […]

NFL round-up: Alex Smith’s gruesome leg injury overshadows Washington loss

Quarterback has broken tibia and fibia in his right leg Lamar Jackson leads Baltimore to win in first start Justin Reid returned an interception 101 yards to help the Houston Texans overcome a mistake-prone Deshaun Watson and beat Washington 23-21 on Sunday for their seventh consecutive victory. Washington’s loss came at a significant price when […]

Harry Kane strikes late to take England through to Nations League finals

• England 2-1 Croatia• Lingard 78, Kane 85 | Kramaric 57 In the end, it became another test of character. An examination of a young side’s ability to rouse themselves just as the occasion was veering cruelly off script, with all that giddy pre-match expectation threatening to give way to familiar, asphyxiating anticlimax. Previous England […]

Rueful Magnus Carlsen ‘way too soft’ in Game 7 draw with Fabiano Caruana

Carlsen and Caruana play to 40-move draw – as it happened Carlsen laments: ‘I could have played much more ambitiously’ Best-of-12-games match knotted at 3½-all after seven draws A rueful Magnus Carlsen lamented his conservative play with the white pieces after Sunday’s draw in the seventh game of his world championship title defense against Fabiano […]

England v Croatia: Nations League – live!

All the latest from the 2pm GMT kick-off at Wembley Southgate using Croatia’s ‘favourites’ claim against them Get in touch: send Rob an email 2.51pm GMT Half-time business 2.47pm GMT Peep peep! England should be ahead, but they aren’t. See you in 10 minutes for the second half. Continue reading…

Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, Game 7 – live!

Carlsen and Caruana meet in Game 7 of championship match Best-of-12-games match deadlocked at 3-all after six draws Carlsen narrowly escapes against Caruana in Game 6 thriller Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 2.42pm GMT Hello and welcome to London for today’s Game 7 of the world chess championship between Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and […]