The changing weights of Rugby World Cup-winning hookers

The changing weights of Rugby World Cup-winning hookers

12:33pm, 28 May 2020 The increase in the weight of professional rugby players over the past 30 years is well documented, with some positions seeing staggering rises. There are a variety of reasons for such changes, but the switch to professionalism perhaps had the most resounding effect on the physicality, with huge strides in the […]

Never said India lost to England deliberately in 2019 World Cup: Ben Stokes angry after ex-Pak cricketer’s controversial remarks

England all-rounder Ben Stokes’s comments in his book about India’s batting approach during the 2019 World Cup match vs England have created an online storm. Former Pakistan bowler Sikander Bakht has claimed that Stokes has written in his book that India lost to England deliberately to remove Pakistan from the World Cup. Stokes has categorically […]

T20 World Cup: Sooner the better for Proteas ‘oldies

Clarity may be imminent on the staging of the ICC T20 World Cup Several ageing Proteas stars could do with the event not being pushed back too far Dale Steyn and Imran Tahir are very close to ‘top-tenners’ for scalps in T20 internationals The uncertainty over the ICC Twenty20 World Cup, scheduled for Australia from […]

Ultimate West Ham United 1960s 5-a-side Team revealed

Ultimate West Ham United 1960s 5-a-side Team revealed

West Ham United’s 1966 FIFA World Cup winners headline the first West Ham Ultimate 5-a-side Team, powered by our Official Energy Partner, Utilita. The famous trio of Bobby Moore, Martin Peters and Geoff Hurst were all voted into the Team of the 60s by Hammers fans, where they were joined by two other stars of […]

Springbok women’s Strydom eyes 2021 World Cup selection amidst pandemic

Springbok women’s Strydom eyes 2021 World Cup selection amidst pandemic

By African News Agency 1h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare Despite being in the midst of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Springbok women’s lock Bernice Strydom is already looking ahead to the 2021 Rugby World Cup. Strydom, who assists in running student accommodation in Bloemfontein, has had to switch things around since returning to work as […]