Sir Clive Woodward has said that Stuart Lancaster, the interim England rugby coach, should consider himself "lucky" to have been given the chance to work at such a senior international level.
The ending of the AFC Conference Playoff final was a heartbreaker for the Baltimore Ravens. Now the New England Patriots will go on to contest the Superbowl with the New York Giants in a re-match of 2008. But what did we learn about the key protagonists?
Andy Murray can hardly believe his luck at this Australian Open.
Champions of Europe or champions of the world; which is harder? No difficulty with that one, but when you ask whether it's more difficult to get to a World Cup final or to win a grand slam in the Six Nations, then I'd argue it's less obvious.
Floyd Mayweather Sr and Freddie Roach agreed on one thing on Thursday: Floyd’s son will try to knock out Manny Pacquiao in the early rounds of their fight here on Saturday night.
Boxer Manny Pacquiao is expected to get at least $80 million for his fight against Floyd Mayweather, but Pacquiao said Thursday he was fighting for his fans, not necessarily for the money.
Any visiting Martians out there wondering what professional boxing is all about might be enlightened to learn that the hot-air press conference here on Wednesday for the Fight Of The Century lasted eight minutes longer than it is possible for Saturday night’s bout to detain us.