Sport Comment

Crouch down to him

Adam Philpott asks why Peter Crouch is not a celebrated treasure as the Stoke City striker reaches his century of Premier League goals

Georgia clambering for a place among elite

There are increasing calls for the Six Nations to admit Georgia. James Voyle thinks it should happen for the good of the sport

Springbok legend passes away

Joost van der Westhuizen had 89 caps for South Africa and was a part of the 1995 World Cup winning team

Paying for Payet

  Last week witnessed the beginning of Dimitri Payet’s boycott of West Ham United.   Since starting at West Ham…

2016: A memorable year for British sport

Image: Wikimedia   1. Leicester City’s Premier League Heroics Far and away the most unbelievable moment from 2016 and indeed…

World cup set to expand

In the first major overhaul of the international tournament since 1998, FIFA has voted in favour of extending the World…

No justice for victims of footballers’ star status

THROUGHOUT THE history of football, there have been incidents which get ignored and passed over because of the social profile…

The Rocket arrives in York

“It’s not an endorphin sport. It’s about controlling your emotions. A thought goes in and you go, ‘Shh!’ Then another.…

FIFA are wrong to ban the poppy, here’s why

FIFA. THE GOVERNING body of world football. The organisation that has run the game of football with integrity and honour…

My first and only marathon

Zac Sheppard talks about completing last month’s Yorkshire Marathon

Alistair Cook – The vintage modern cricketer

In an ever changing world of flamboyant equipment and endless technology, why is it the same tools that were employed a hundred years ago bring so much success to one of England’s greatest?

White Rose Trophy 2016

UYCC’s George Dabby talks to Anna Coughlan about the yearly grudge match between the University of York and York St. John