FOOTBALL – Man Utd lost for the first time in an opening match of a top-flight season played at Old Trafford since their 2-1 defeat to Ipswich on August 12th 1972. Manchester City on the other hand, clinched 10 successive top flight matches against a specific opponent for the first time ever. Continue reading
ATHLETICS – On Sunday, Mo Farah (GBR) won the 5000m at the European Championships athletics to claim his fifth gold medal in the history of the European Athletics Championships. Continue reading
RUGBY UNION – New Zealand are aiming to record an 18th successive victory in Test matches, which would be an unprecedented achievement for a Tier I nation. Our Infographic has the story. Click on the picture to see the full size version.
RUGBY UNION – The following is a preview for the Week 1 matches in the 2014 The Rugby Championship.
FOOTBALL – Real Madrid have won the European Super Cup for the second time after 2002, defeating Sevilla FC 2-0 in the final. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – On Sunday Arsenal beat Premier League champions Manchester City 3-0 to become the first FA Cup winners in five years to win the Community Shield. The last FA Cup winners to beat the champions in the English Super Cup were Chelsea in 2009.
FOOTBALL – The 2014 Community Shield will be contested by Arsenal (2013/2014 FA Cup winners) and Manchester City (2013/2014 Premier League champions and our Infographic shows how these two teams size up.