It is time for Sheffield United to expand its financial reach after returning to the Premier League. The process of getting at this stage took them twelve years, and Dr Daniel Plumley, who analyses economic and sporting performance in professional English football believes that they need to manage the incoming money systematically. “Premier League broadcast […]Read More Blades enter premier money table
England may have won the Cricket World Cup this year, but it will never take football’s place in this country. India, on the other hand, glorifies cricket as their religion, which has brought effective changes in the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI). Surprisingly this governing body is not only the wealthiest cricket board […]Read More What can world champions England learn from Indian cricket?
Alex Hunt is a young player to keep an eye on in the EFL Championship this season after rising through the ranks at Sheffield Wednesday. The 19-year-old central midfielder spent seven years at the Owls academy before signing a professional contract with the club in February 2018. “The feeling of joining the first-team squad was […]Read More Owls have a new star in the making
Exercise is a vital part of our lives, and it may get tougher to follow a strict routine as the years roll by. But have you tried cycling? Raghvendra Sinh Jhala has been cycling for eight years which has kept him in shape. He has participated in various cycling and running competitions in India and […]Read More Jhala: Cycling is my fitness armour
The evolution of rock climbing has allowed it to flourish as a sport with the introduction of new indoor events in the course of its history. Mark Tolver is an instructor at the Foundry climbing centre in Sheffield which was opened in 1991. He has been in this business for twenty years and expects climbers […]Read More British climbers aim for an Olympic summit
Electronic sports (Esports) made its way into the sports industry after originating in the late 1990s. Not all sports fans would consider it as a proper sport, but it is predicted to generate about $1 billion in revenue worldwide this year according to a report from Newzoo analyst group. The gamers are considered as athletes […]Read More Esports: A new breed of sports
The golden generation of Dutch footballers has emerged from all parts of Europe to bring back the delightful days in Holland. Sheffield Wednesday’s Dutch defensive midfielder Joey Pelupessy is confident that a new wave of players will have a considerable impact on the future of Dutch football. The Netherlands was on the international stage last […]Read More Euro 2020: Time for some Dutch Delight?
Hockey is a sport that was born on Indian soil. The legendary Major Dhyan Chand paved the way for hockey in India in the 1930s after helping his team win three consecutive Olympic gold medals. The popularity of major team sports in India is on a significant shift with Cricket grabbing all the attention. But […]Read More Cricket fever makes Hockey second best in India
The oldest equestrian sport, Polo, was modernised in India. The game was earlier called ‘Pulu’ in Manipur where it evolved into a much faster version to that played in the 19th century. Maharaja Sawai Padmanabh Singh of Jaipur is the youngest Indian to participate in a Polo World Cup. He studied liberal arts at the […]Read More The young king has eyes set on Polo crown
Extreme sports such as skydiving, base jumping and scuba diving came into limelight after the X-games used them to promote their events in the 1990s. Archana Sardana is India’s first female BASE jumper, a certified skydiver and the first woman to master the Scuba Diver training in India. She has established herself as one of […]Read More Lady of adventure leads the charge from sky to sea