1. Is Sonny Bill Williams Really Worth the New Zealand Rugby Union's Effort?

    He's been the most controversial figure in New Zealand rugby over the past 18 months. And now he's at it again...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about over 2 years ago 1,154 reads 18 comments

  2. Top 10 NBA Players of Opening Week

    It didn't seem like it was going to happen for a while, but we are now one week into the NBA season. As with every new season, certain players have shone, certain teams have looked sharp, while others have been disappointing...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about over 2 years ago 233 reads 5 comments

  3. The 10 Most Memorable Sporting Moments of 2011

    2011 has undoubtedly been a great year for sports. Whether it be for close encounters, off-field controversies or truly great performances, the past 12 months have had their fair share of memorable moments...

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  4. Johnny Wilkinson: A Tribute to the Career of an England Rugby Legend

    England Rugby 's favourites son, Johnny Wilkinson, has announced he will retire from international rugby today. Wilkinson's career spanned 13 years and included 97 tests, including six for the British and Irish Lions...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 316 reads 2 comments

  5. Cricket: Doug Bracewell Steers New Zealand to Historic Win; Australia Chokes

    A great Australian choke and a spell of brilliant bowling from Doug Bracewell has seen New Zealand win their first test against their great rivals since the 1992/93 season...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 155 reads 5 comments

  6. Rugby Sevens: New Zealand Claim Victory in Port Elizabeth Thriller

    New Zealand scored a last-minute try to win the Port Elizabeth leg of the IRB World Sevens Series, in a close battle with the home team South Africa in the final...

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  7. Cricket: Hughes, Warner Put Australia in Box Seat Heading into Day 4

    Australia are once again in the box seat in the second test against New Zealand after an unbeaten 72-run opening partnership has left them needing just 169 runs to win with two days to play...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 218 reads 1 comments

  8. Cricket: New Zealand Fight Back To Claim Dominance on Day 2

    New Zealand have fought back on day two of their test match against Australia to hold a handy lead 44 overs into their second innings...

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  9. Cricket: Pattinson Gives Australia Upper Hand on Day 1 Against New Zealand

    A five-wicket bag from new boy James Pattinson has given Australia the upper hand on Day 1 of the second Test between Australia and New Zealand in Hobart today...

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  10. 2011 World Rugby Awards

    It's hard to believe that a whole year has passed since I wrote this article last year, but I guess as they say, time flies when you're having fun. And 2011 was certainly an enjoyable year as far as rugby was concerned...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 545 reads 7 comments

  11. Rugby World Cup 2011: Tournament World XV

    Another Rugby World Cup has come to an end. And what a tournament it has been. We've seen upsets, controversy, heartbreak and success. Yes, this tournament had it all...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 2,245 reads 17 comments

  12. Rugby World Cup 2011: All Blacks Win World Cup on Back of Gutsy Defence

    They say defence wins games. This was never more true than in last night's Rugby World Cup Final as the All Blacks tackled their way to a 8-7 win over France in what was one of the most gutsy displays in World Cup history...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 2,386 reads 5 comments

  13. Rugby World Cup 2011: Wallabies Beat Wales to Win Bronze Final; Barnes Stars

    It's the game that no one wants to be in, and traditionally the game that no one wants to play. But for the first time in years we saw two teams who both looked as though they genuinely ...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 78 reads 2 comments

  14. Rugby World Cup 2011 Preview: All Blacks Will Win Final in Emphatic Fashion

    After four years of preparation, 40 pool games, two weeks of sudden death knockout games, we are finally down to just two teams...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 355 reads 2 comments

  15. Rugby World Cup 2011: Awesome All Blacks Suffocate Australia En Route to Final

    The All Blacks have booked their place in the Rugby World Cup Final after a dominant display against the Wallabies, running out winners 20-6...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 395 reads 2 comments

  16. Rugby World Cup 2011: All Blacks Must Play Tight Game to Beat Wallabies

    The All Blacks face their biggest test of Rugby World Cup 2011 thus far, a showdown with their trans-tasman rivals, the Wallabies...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 628 reads 7 comments

  17. Rugby World Cup 2011: Weepu Kicks All Blacks to Victory; Still Plenty to Ponder

    Piri Weepu kicked seven penalty goals to ensure the All Blacks will progress through to the semifinals of Rugby World Cup 2011...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 319 reads 3 comments

  18. Rugby World Cup 2011: Wales, France Claim Wins in 1st Quarterfinals

    Wales and France have both won brutal games to see them progress through to the semifinals of Rugby World Cup 2011. The results see that Ireland and England both go home, in what was a massive disappointment for both teams...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 399 reads 0 comments

  19. Rugby World Cup 2011: The All-Minnow Team

    With the pool stages of Rugby World Cup 2011 out the way, attention now moves to the playoffs, where the eight remaining teams will do battle to decide who will be crowned world champions...

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  20. Rugby World Cup 2011: Mixed Performance from All Blacks in Win over Canada

    The All Blacks delivered a mixed performance to beat Canada 79-15 in their final pool match in Rugby World Cup 2011...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 285 reads 2 comments

  21. Rugby World Cup 2011: Scotland Have Mountain To Climb After Loss to Argentina

    Scotland now face a very tough task of defeating England in their final pool match if they are to have a hope of qualifying for the quarterfinals of Rugby World Cup 2011...

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  22. Rugby World Cup 2011: All Blacks Make Statement in Comprehensive Win over France

    The All Blacks have sent a clear message that they are indeed the team to beat at Rugby World Cup 2011, thumping France 37-17 in what was to be their toughest pool game...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about almost 3 years ago 445 reads 0 comments

  23. All Blacks Rugby: Sonny Bill Williams Is Stephen Donald All over Again

    Sonny Bill Williams had been touted as one of the most promising talents that New Zealand could have pull on the All Blacks jersey...

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  24. Rugby World Cup 2011: Wales Beat Samoa, England Topple Georgia

    Wales have beaten Samoa and England have beaten Georgia in today's action at the Rugby World Cup 2011 in games that turned out to be interesting for different reasons...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 3 years ago 180 reads 0 comments

  25. Rugby World Cup 2011: Ireland Stun Australia; Argentina, South Africa Claim Wins

    Day six of matches in Rugby World Cup 2011 saw Argentina and South Africa predictably win, but a gutsy performance from Ireland saw one of the tournament favourites, Australia, drop their first game...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 3 years ago 461 reads 2 comments