Highland Games tug of war is a brutal challenge and a Scottish tradition.
Jurgen Klopp is the strong favourite to replace Brendan Rodgers as Liverpool boss, but there's no guarantee the German can bring the title back to Anfield. Nobody can make that promise.
How should history remember the manager's time at Liverpool?
16 years ago, Wales was preparing to host its own Rugby World Cup. It came at an important time for the country's national sense of self.
Skaters everywhere want to be Fancy Lads, and men and women alike want to bed down with the good-time guys from Bean Town.
They are the unsung heroes of motorsport. At every level, from club racing to Formula 1, marshals are as vital as the cars themselves.
What's in a name? For many Scottish clubs, rather a lot.
Uruguay are one of the Rugby World Cup's most noteworthy minnows. But what 'Los Teros' lack in resources they certainly make up for in commitment.
The arrival of international rugby on Cyprus was a happy by-product of the island's unhappy history. But despite embarking on a record-breaking winning streak, their dreams of qualifying for the World Cup were dashed by off-pitch bureaucracy.
It's 2015, but it remains impossible for a woman to work as a physio at a football ground without receiving a barrage of sexual vitriol. Do we still live in the dark ages?
35 years ago this week, Johnny Owen slipped into a coma following his world title fight with Lupe Pintor.
Paul Merson can still play. But did you know that you can play alongside him?
Jonah Lomu was so good at rugby that he broke it. Which, you have to admit, is some achievement. 20 years on from his World Cup debut, we remember the unstoppable force of the All Blacks star.
At 18, she stepped into the gym wearing a hijab. She relentlessly trained to turn into the powerful fighter she is today. We caught up with Begum at a fight in London to see what makes a champion great.
39 years ago, Niki Lauda made one of the most incredible comebacks in Formula 1 history.
The game doesn't just simulate the world of football, it helps form it.
Marco Materazzi managing Elano deep in Tamil territory; Jon Arne Riise bringing his spectacular ginger foot to Delhi; Lucio succeeding Robert Pires as the star man in the hippy paradise of Goa. What more could you want?
Austria manager Marcel Koller celebrated his side's win over Sweden by dressing up like a French person. Which means he ate a baguette while wearing a beret.
We met up with some current members of the first official gay rugby union club, formed in King's Cross' Central Station pub in 1995.
A new documentary claims that the idea for Soap shoes came from a few kids who placed a fake news story on MTV.
The author's 1975 short story "The Last Super Bowl" predicted that simulated games would destroy the league. Instead, simulations made the NFL even bigger.
More than 140 years ago, the first international football match was played at a cricket ground in Scotland. But if you travel to Hamilton Crescent today, it is easy to forget its unique place in sporting history.
Does nobody appreciate the craft of the perfect dive? Few other footballing crimes receive such harsh criticism, but perhaps it's time to reconsider the sport's dark art.
The West Ham striker's endearingly shit videos show us how the world of football vines, mad skills and tekkers is warping our expectations of the game.