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Sri Lanka series will give indication as to whether England are serious World Cup contenders

As England embark on their tour to Sri Lanka that begins on 26th November, all eyes will be on Alastair Cook’s side – particularly with a potentially defining few months ahead. That goes without saying. Interest in the England team is always high, but this series acts as a prelude to the ICC World Cup […]

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FIFA investigation highlights organisation’s flaws

Dictators fear laughter over guns. Unlike dissent, which can be eradicated by suppression, laughter saps the power of tyrants by removing their legitimacy and deeming them no longer figures of authority. As President of FIFA Sepp Blatter has become ridiculous, however nobody should be laughing at FIFA’s plight. Because he seems to be impossible to […]

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Mixed results for Home Nations in opening Autumn Internationals

With the 2015 Rugby World Cup fewer than twelve months away, this year’s Autumn Internationals undoubtedly take on a greater significance for both the home nations and the visiting southern hemisphere teams. As players look to catch the eye and coaches aim to perfect their starting line-ups, England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales all found themselves […]