1. The Great Bleacher Report Cricket Quiz

    Welcome to a brand new, multi-sports series from Barney Corkhill! In this series I will present a series of quizzes to find the most knowledgeable Bleacher Report member...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,435 reads 7 comments

  2. The Great Bleacher Report Formula One Quiz: No. 1

    Welcome to a brand new, multi-sports series from Barney Corkhill! In this series I will present a series of quizzes to find the most knowledgeable Bleacher Report member...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 993 reads 1 comments

  3. A Tribute To...Marco Van Basten

    Welcome to the seventh in the "A Tribute To..." series. Today's tribute is to the man who took the footballing world by storm and dominated the 1980s: Marco van Basten. Van Basten was a superb all-round player...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,327 reads 2 comments

  4. Manager Duels: Bill Shankly Vs Bob Paisley

    The weekly edition of Manager Duels is here for a second installment! Much like the Player Duels series, readers have the chance to vote for who they think was the better manager...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,839 reads 11 comments

  5. A Tribute To...Michel Platini

    Welcome to the sixth in the "A Tribute To..." series. Today's tribute is to the man who inspired a nation and was the main flag-bearer of French football in the 1980s: Michel Platini...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,213 reads 1 comments

  6. Player Duels: Steven Gerrard Vs Frank Lampard

    Player Duels is back again! This is the sixth instalment of this series in which I compare two players and ask all readers to leave a comment and vote who you think was the better player...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 3,967 reads 72 comments

  7. A Tribute To... Garrincha

    Welcome to the fifth in the "A Tribute To..." series. Today's tribute is to the man who many consider to be the forgotten hero of Brazilian football: Garrincha. Garrincha is perhaps the most underrated player ever...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 2,374 reads 10 comments

  8. Usain Bolt Is Fastest Man in History of Humankind

    Approaching these Olympic Games, a sprinter was starting to emerge as a real force to be reckoned with. His name was Usain Bolt, a 21-year-old Jamaican man who, in the build-up to the Games, broke the 100m world record...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 2,239 reads 2 comments

  9. A Tribute To... Lev Yashin

    Welcome to the fourth in the "A Tribute To..." series. Today's tribute is for the man widely regarded as the greatest goalkeeper ever: Lev Yashin...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 4,243 reads 4 comments

  10. Player Duels: Les Ferdinand Vs Teddy Sheringham

    Player Duels is back again! This is the fifth instalment of this series in which I compare two players and ask all readers to leave a comment and vote who you think was the better player...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 560 reads 26 comments

  11. John Terry Retains The England Captaincy

    Fabio Capello has finally put us all out of our misery and named his England captain. The news is that John Terry has retained the armband. Terry had been part of a group of three who were most likely to get the nod...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 330 reads 3 comments

  12. A Tribute To... Franz Beckenbauer

    "A Tribute To..." is back for a fourth edition. This time I look at the best defender ever to grace football: Franz Beckenbauer...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 2,153 reads 1 comments

  13. Gareth Barry Or Xabi Alonso: Who Is The Man For Liverpool?

    It has been the longest saga of the summer: Gareth Barry to Liverpool—will he or won't he? And it has been widely accepted that if Barry was to come, then Xabi Alonso would be on his way out of Liverpool to make room...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,009 reads 6 comments

  14. Rafael Nadal: The King of Clay Becomes The King of Tennis

    Today was the day that Rafael Nadal was officially named the No.1 tennis player in the world. It marked the passing of the torch, as it were, from Roger Federer to Rafa Nadal...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,082 reads 3 comments

  15. The Top Five Weirdest Olympic Events

    The Olympics is the biggest and best sporting event in the world. It has showcased, and continues to showcase, a range of events. In this article I will countdown some of the weirdest events that have ever graced the Olympic Games...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 345 reads 76 comments

  16. Week 1 Review: I Hate To Say It But... Chelsea Look Like The Top Dogs

    The much anticipated Premier League season is underway, with every team having now played, and it has been an interesting start...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 341 reads 1 comments

  17. Player Duels: Dwight Yorke Vs Andy Cole

    Player Duels is back again! This is the fourth installment of this series in which I compare two players and ask all readers to leave a comment and vote who you think was the better player...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,863 reads 36 comments

  18. Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt: Two Wonder Athletes Who Left Me Speechless

    I must admit, I wasn't looking forward to the Olympics that much. I had it in my head that it was going to be boring, mainly because of the amount of events that I just find worse than watching paint dry...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,104 reads 1 comments

  19. Greatest Ever: Rugby Union: Best Rugby Team Of All Time

    The 17th installment of my Greatest Ever series is here! In this series I will look at the greatest talents to grace various sports. This time I continue to look at Rugby Union...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 11,881 reads 9 comments

  20. Greatest Ever: Rugby Union: Top Ten Fullbacks Of All Time

    The 16th installment of my Greatest Ever series is here! In this series I will look at the greatest talents to grace various sports...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 5,094 reads 4 comments

  21. A New Premier League Season But The Anfield Boardroom Saga Rages On at Liverpool

    How much can one man take? Rafa Benitez has had to put up with so much rubbish from Tom Hicks and George Gillett that I really wouldn't be surprised if he just packed his bags and left...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 91 reads 2 comments

  22. EPL: A Table Prediction for 2008-2009

    This coming season promises to be the best yet in the EPL, with the top four being challenged and anyone of at least 8 real possibilities to go down. Here, I will predict the final league table of the 2008/2009 season: 1...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,019 reads 2 comments

  23. Manager Duels: Sir Alex Ferguson Vs. Sir Matt Busby

    Barney Corkhill introduces a special version of his Player Duels series, entitled Manager Duels. Here, he will compare two legendary managers, asking every reader to vote for which they think was better...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,480 reads 22 comments

  24. A Tribute To...Johan Cruyff

    Today's 'A Tribute To...' looks at one of the most skilled players in the history of the game - Johan Cruyff. One of the main exponents of the majestic "Total Football", Cruyff was often called ...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 1,708 reads 2 comments

  25. Greatest Ever: Rugby Union: Top Ten Wingers Of All Time

    The 15th installment of my Greatest Ever series is here! In this series I will look at the greatest talents to grace various sports...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about 6 years ago 21,054 reads 9 comments