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Other - Sunday 10 January, 2021

The Premier League's first British-Asian player and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended
# Recommended

The Premier League's first British-Asian player and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 10th 2021, 8:30 AM 7,267 Views 0 Comments

Time reading these will be time well spent.

Other - Saturday 9 January, 2021

Bills hold on to claim first playoff win since '95
# Buff And Ready
# Buff And Ready

Bills hold on to claim first playoff win since '95

Jan 9th 2021, 9:58 PM 5,146 Views 8 Comments

The Colts closed the gap to three points in the fourth quarter, but were unable to upset the home crowd.

If you have a younger sibling, they're probably better at sport than you are
# Family Business
# Family Business

If you have a younger sibling, they're probably better at sport than you are

Jan 9th 2021, 12:06 PM 36,317 Views 12 Comments

Mark Williams explains how the ‘little sibling effect’ works.

Other - Friday 8 January, 2021

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Jan 8th 2021, 5:00 PM 32,017 Views 12 Comments

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Stirling stars with unbeaten century but Ireland suffer first-ever ODI defeat to UAE
# Cricket
# Cricket

Stirling stars with unbeaten century but Ireland suffer first-ever ODI defeat to UAE

Jan 8th 2021, 4:06 PM 2,168 Views 0 Comments

Ireland lost out by six wickets in Abu Dhabi today.

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
# TV Guide
# TV Guide

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Jan 8th 2021, 12:05 PM 27,091 Views 14 Comments

Soccer, rugby, NFL and plenty more big events are set for the coming days.

LaMarcus Aldridge drops 28 points as San Antonio Spurs upset Los Angeles Lakers
# NBA
# NBA

LaMarcus Aldridge drops 28 points as San Antonio Spurs upset Los Angeles Lakers

Jan 8th 2021, 7:45 AM 1,499 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, a Damian Lillard masterclass helped the Portland Trail Blazers to an 18-point victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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Other - Thursday 7 January, 2021

Pritchard's last-second score saves Celtics from disaster against Heat
# NBA
# NBA

Pritchard's last-second score saves Celtics from disaster against Heat

Jan 7th 2021, 8:08 AM 4,508 Views 1 Comment

Payton Pritchard rescued a missed lay-up from Marcus Smart in the last second to clinch victory.

Other - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Al Boum Photo headlines Gold Cup contenders
# Cheltenham
# Cheltenham

Al Boum Photo headlines Gold Cup contenders

Jan 6th 2021, 12:50 PM 2,658 Views 2 Comments

Willie Mullins-trained nine-year-old bidding to strike for third time in Cheltenham showpiece.

Four-time Irish Elite champion and Tokyo prospect Gardiner retires from boxing for family reasons
# Had To Give
# Had To Give

Four-time Irish Elite champion and Tokyo prospect Gardiner retires from boxing for family reasons

Jan 6th 2021, 12:44 PM 7,149 Views 1 Comment

The Clonmel boxing great will not bid to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics after his familial and personal circumstances changed last year.

Joe Winters, revered NY businessman and boxing manager - including to Joe Ward - dies aged 54
# RIP
# RIP

Joe Winters, revered NY businessman and boxing manager - including to Joe Ward - dies aged 54

Jan 6th 2021, 11:27 AM 4,615 Views 0 Comments

The Irish-American, who built or accrued over 100 companies and was renowned for his philanthropy, died following a short battle with Covid-19.

LeBron and Davis combine for late run of 15 points as Lakers edge out Grizzlies
# Wrap
# Wrap

LeBron and Davis combine for late run of 15 points as Lakers edge out Grizzlies

Jan 6th 2021, 8:04 AM 2,144 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Utah Jazz and the Bulls overcame the Portland Trail Blazers.

Other - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Pacers edge out Pelicans in overtime and continue to impress, 43 for MVP and Bucks superstar
# NBA
# NBA

Pacers edge out Pelicans in overtime and continue to impress, 43 for MVP and Bucks superstar

Jan 5th 2021, 8:02 AM 1,960 Views 0 Comments

Indiana moved to a 5-2 win-loss record for the season.

Other - Monday 4 January, 2021

Last-place Jets fire Gase after dismal 2-14 season
# Black Monday
# Black Monday

Last-place Jets fire Gase after dismal 2-14 season

Jan 4th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,998 Views 9 Comments

He won just nine out of 32 games during his tenure.

Career high night for Steph Curry leads Golden State over Portland 137-122
# Hot Hand
# Hot Hand

Career high night for Steph Curry leads Golden State over Portland 137-122

Jan 4th 2021, 8:10 AM 3,349 Views 0 Comments

Curry finished with 62 points, including eight threes.

Other - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Price becomes first Welshman to win PDC World Darts Championship
# Top Of The Tree
# Top Of The Tree

Price becomes first Welshman to win PDC World Darts Championship

Jan 3rd 2021, 10:24 PM 36,208 Views 36 Comments

The 35-year-old defeated Gary Anderson 7-3 at Alexandra Palace.

Browns end 19-year wait for NFL play-off spot while Ravens and Titans also advance
# Wrap
# Wrap

Browns end 19-year wait for NFL play-off spot while Ravens and Titans also advance

Jan 3rd 2021, 10:09 PM 4,706 Views 7 Comments

Nick Chubb and Jarvis Landry each ran for a touchdown as the Browns snapped the NFL’s longest active post-season drought.

Hat-trick hero Royal Kahala impresses at Fairyhouse once again
# Royal Rumble
# Royal Rumble

Hat-trick hero Royal Kahala impresses at Fairyhouse once again

Jan 3rd 2021, 3:13 PM 2,260 Views 0 Comments

Royal Kahala saw off a quality field to reign supreme in Meath.

Undefeated Garcia recovers from Campbell knockdown to stay undefeated
# Rising Star
# Rising Star

Undefeated Garcia recovers from Campbell knockdown to stay undefeated

Jan 3rd 2021, 12:46 PM 6,427 Views 8 Comments

Luke Campbell was stopped for the first time as Ryan Garcia claimed the interim WBC lightweight title.

Another AFL departure as Armagh star leaves Essendon after one year
# Orchard Delight
# Orchard Delight

Another AFL departure as Armagh star leaves Essendon after one year

Jan 3rd 2021, 12:45 PM 11,071 Views 3 Comments

Ross McQuillan has called it a day.

Rockets lean on Wall in Harden's absence and down Sacramento Kings
# Houston... No Problem
# Houston... No Problem

Rockets lean on Wall in Harden's absence and down Sacramento Kings

Jan 3rd 2021, 11:11 AM 1,375 Views 0 Comments

Without NBA All-Star Harden, Wall led Houston’s charge once again.

Other - Saturday 2 January, 2021

Gary Anderson closes in on third world championship
# Darts
# Darts

Gary Anderson closes in on third world championship

Jan 2nd 2021, 11:01 PM 8,696 Views 9 Comments

He’ll meet Gerwyn Price in tomorrow’s final.

Anthony Davis fires Los Angeles Lakers to win over San Antonio Spurs
# Hoops
# Hoops

Anthony Davis fires Los Angeles Lakers to win over San Antonio Spurs

Jan 2nd 2021, 10:09 AM 2,606 Views 2 Comments

Over on the West Coast, Carmelo Anthony of the Portland Trail Blazers moved to 14th on the all-time scoring list with 26,498 points.

Other - Friday 1 January, 2021

Van Gerwen stunned by Chisnall as Gurney also crashes out at Ally Pally
# Darts
# Darts

Van Gerwen stunned by Chisnall as Gurney also crashes out at Ally Pally

Jan 1st 2021, 10:40 PM 10,719 Views 14 Comments

The world number one suffered a 5-0 defeat in the quarter-finals of the PDC World Championship.

Gary Anderson beats Dirk Van Duijvenbode to reach World Championship semis
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

Gary Anderson beats Dirk Van Duijvenbode to reach World Championship semis

Jan 1st 2021, 4:31 PM 4,651 Views 4 Comments

The other match of the afternoon session saw Stephen Bunting defeat Krzysztof Ratajski.

Harden points the way as Rockets finish 2020 with Kings win
# The Beard
# The Beard

Harden points the way as Rockets finish 2020 with Kings win

Jan 1st 2021, 9:38 AM 1,981 Views 0 Comments

The 76ers ended Orlando’s 100% start, while the Toronto Raptors posted their first win of the new campaign.

Other - Thursday 31 December, 2020

'What a numpty' - Anderson hits out at Sky Sports commentator Mardle after reaching quarter-finals
# PDC World Championship
# PDC World Championship

'What a numpty' - Anderson hits out at Sky Sports commentator Mardle after reaching quarter-finals

Dec 31st 2020, 11:22 AM 15,437 Views 8 Comments

The two-time champion saw off South African Devon Petersen before taking aim at the former pro over his comments about slow play.

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Becky Hammon becomes first woman to lead NBA team as Spurs lose out to Lakers
# Milestone
# Milestone

Becky Hammon becomes first woman to lead NBA team as Spurs lose out to Lakers

Dec 31st 2020, 10:20 AM 6,842 Views 2 Comments

‘It is a big deal and a substantial moment,’ the 43-year-old said after taking over coaching duties from the ejected Gregg Popovich last night.

Other - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Limerick double for De Bromhead and Blackmore
# Yurt
# Yurt

Limerick double for De Bromhead and Blackmore

Dec 30th 2020, 5:04 PM 4,033 Views 2 Comments

Kalkas and Atlantic Fairy both won well.

Cheltenham abandons New Year’s Day card
# And It's Off
# And It's Off

Cheltenham abandons New Year’s Day card

Dec 30th 2020, 10:35 AM 6,281 Views 0 Comments

The course is waterlogged after 85mm of rain in the past week.

Michael Van Gerwen survives two match darts against Joe Cullen to reach last 16
# Yesh
# Yesh

Michael Van Gerwen survives two match darts against Joe Cullen to reach last 16

Dec 30th 2020, 9:25 AM 6,671 Views 12 Comments

James Wade recorded the first nine-darter at the tournament for five years but lost his match.

TV Wrap of 2020 - The best, worst and WTF moments of the year sport became a television show
# On The Box
# On The Box

TV Wrap of 2020 - The best, worst and WTF moments of the year sport became a television show

Dec 30th 2020, 7:00 AM 13,935 Views 2 Comments

We look back at some of the best and the bizarre moments from a year of TV sport like no other.

Other - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Derry's Daryl Gurney powers into last 16 at World Darts Championship
# Love The Darts
# Love The Darts

Derry's Daryl Gurney powers into last 16 at World Darts Championship

Dec 29th 2020, 9:54 PM 5,357 Views 9 Comments

‘It’s about time the real Daryl Gurney turned up,’ he said – while dedicating the win to his manager’s late mother.

James Wade lands nine-dart finish before crashing out of World Championships
# Ally Pally
# Ally Pally

James Wade lands nine-dart finish before crashing out of World Championships

Dec 29th 2020, 3:03 PM 7,318 Views 9 Comments

The seventh seed let a 2-0 lead slip against Stephen Bunting.

Belichick's worst home defeat condemns Patriots to first losing season in 21 years
# Annus Horribilis
# Annus Horribilis

Belichick's worst home defeat condemns Patriots to first losing season in 21 years

Dec 29th 2020, 11:17 AM 7,917 Views 4 Comments

The Buffalo Bills moved to 12-3.

Grizzlies' first win of the season marred by Morant blow, Lakers lose again
# Off The Mark
# Off The Mark

Grizzlies' first win of the season marred by Morant blow, Lakers lose again

Dec 29th 2020, 10:25 AM 2,567 Views 5 Comments

Ja Morant was taken to the locker room in a wheelchair after injuring his ankle against Brooklyn Nets.

Other - Monday 28 December, 2020

Gary Anderson criticises Austrian opponent's pace of play after reaching last 16
# Darts
# Darts

Gary Anderson criticises Austrian opponent's pace of play after reaching last 16

Dec 28th 2020, 11:10 PM 11,907 Views 9 Comments

The Scot was furious over Mensur Suljovic’s inconsistent game.

The strangers we meet along the way - sport is the one great leveller in life
# Ties That Bind
# Ties That Bind

The strangers we meet along the way - sport is the one great leveller in life

Dec 28th 2020, 3:00 PM 23,883 Views 3 Comments

There are divisions in so many things, but sport is about what you belong to.

11/1 shot Flooring Porter storms to victory to clinch Leopardstown Christmas Hurdle
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

11/1 shot Flooring Porter storms to victory to clinch Leopardstown Christmas Hurdle

Dec 28th 2020, 2:09 PM 2,822 Views 2 Comments

Jonathan Moore judged his fractions perfectly in front aboard Gavin Cromwell’s five-year-old.

'Thank God he eventually lost consciousness; it was only when he relaxed that I could free the buckle'
# Concern
# Concern

'Thank God he eventually lost consciousness; it was only when he relaxed that I could free the buckle'

Updated Dec 28th 2020, 12:04 PM 101,027 Views 5 Comments

Maurice Hamilton recalls the near-death crash suffered by Formula One legend Niki Lauda.