Cricket World Cup

The timing of Channel 4’s cricket highlights show is an outrage

15 June 2019 9:00 am

Hardly any men can hit a tennis ball on clay better than Dominic Thiem. Unfortunately he ran into one who…

What are the perks of being Jean-Claude Juncker?

8 June 2019 8:00 am

Juncker’s perks The European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker complained that he doesn’t have an official residence, unlike the ambassadors who…

Letters: Vote Gove, get Corbyn

8 June 2019 8:00 am

Trump and Brexit Sir: Your leading article (‘The Trump card’, 1 June) states that ‘May’s successor should seek to capitalise…

Cricket’s – finally – coming home

1 June 2019 9:00 am

Well, you have come a long way baby. As the whizz-bang hoopla of the cricket World Cup strides into view…

Rory McIlroy and the grandest prize in golf

4 April 2015 9:00 am

The grand slam in golf is a feat almost impossible to imagine now. It meant winning all four golfing majors…

The Cricket World Cup needs minnows

21 February 2015 9:00 am

Graeme Swann arrived late for the last cricket World Cup. His wife had given birth before the tournament and he…