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McIlroy lights up our sports landscape

THE BBC hierarchy must be thanking their lucky stars that Rory McIlroy won the Open at Hoylake. At a stroke – or rather, at 271 strokes majestically played over four gruelling days – the young Northern Irishman ensured that the broadcaster’s annual Sports Personality shindig will have a worthy winner. 2014 has hardly been a … Continue reading

Saints under siege from the football sharks

UNLESS you happen to have the misfortune to be a Portsmouth supporter, you can’t help but feel sorry for Southampton fans at the moment. Saints have been on the most amazing upward trajectory over the past three or four seasons, culminating in last season’s brilliant eighth place finish in the Premier League. So what happens? … Continue reading