Are top-flight footballers the last acceptable targets of abuse in modern Britain?
Schools and conferences are passing new rules taking power away from coaches and athletic administrators when it comes to admitting athletes accused of sexual misconduct. Are they enough to ensure campus safety?
For the first time in nearly a century, the Summer Games will feature rugby – and in a fast-paced, fan-friendly, seven-player format that has the tiny nation of Fiji aiming for its first-ever gold medal.
The idea has been criticised, but Colin Wood doesn't see any reason why disabled fighters should be given fewer opportunities than non-disabled fighters.
A catalogue of errors both on and off the pitch led Aston Villa towards a lifeless relegation from the Premier League.
It wouldn't be Serbia's annual football face-off without the usual displays of violence, would it?
Think this is fan fiction born of a deranged mind? Think again.
Though homophobia is still a significant problem for the beautiful game, there's plenty of cause for LGBT fans to feel optimistic.
The spending of Major League Baseball teams isn't reasonable, at the preseason scale or even for the big league games. But if you're being reasonable about sports, you're doing it wrong.
By siphoning government money away from social services and encouraging violent police "pacification" of poor favelas, Rio's upcoming Summer Olympics may make life even tougher for homeless children.
Are they all covering up for their own loose sphincters?
The hour-long yoga class was one of the most physically draining yet strangely rejuvenating experiences I have ever had—kind of like a mini mushroom trip.
Bowls clubs are vital to older people, and for a few weeks last summer they helped me too. But now gentrification is forcing them to close.
West Ham are smashing our expectations, Newcastle are facing an inevitable reckoning, and Crystal Palace have given up winning because it's all about taking part.
One of the biggest F1 news stories of the year broke last week, but Sky Sports elected not to write a word about it on their website. Should they be expected to provide neutral coverage of the sport?
We spoke to Ruqsana Begum, Britain's current Muay Thai kickboxing champion, about encouraging a new generation of sporting sisters.
While Turkish society has become increasingly conservative during recent years, the LGBT football club Sportif Lezbon are making a stand for openness and inclusivity.
One of the most fascinating Olympians in recent memory discusses the Olympics, race, Michael Phelps, and his upcoming book.
The 'Cruyff turn' was somewhere between Turner and Picasso – the work of both a delicate craftsman and a wildly inventive revolutionary.
To survive the maelstrom of modern media, pundits retreat into a world of meaningless metaphors, careworn clichés, and lifeless platitudes. Here are some of the worst offenders, Jeff.
Who actually plays JK Rowling's made-up broomstick sport? We visited a quidditch tournament and found a safe space for people of all genders and identities.
Exposing the uglier aspects of the modern game.
More than a dozen miles from the nearest 7-11, a little gym in the rice paddies of Thailand's northeastern region is quietly raising up small children to become champions.
Much like St. Trinian's and Saudi Arabia, my school didn't offer 'male' sports to girls. So, when I took up playing football in my twenties, I wasn't exactly playing a fair game.