The IPL, their rise to one-day greatness, the demise of Lord’s as the home of cricket – all these things stem from one mistimed Viv Richards pull.
Student houses aren’t always in the best nick, but vermin aren’t the only things you need to worry about. Eleanor Doughty discovered the one thing worse than finding a mouse behind her dresser...
Why not give students the choice of which activity they partake in?
England's new promise faces the toughest test with the visit of world champions Australia
Two of Britain's Olympic winners have reportedly had their medals stolen, only hours after the Queen hosted a glittering Buckingham Palace event to celebrate London 2012 athletes.
Bogus letters were left around London to test city's new-found public spirit. Charlie Cooper has the results
As the Premier League returns to dominate the sporting landscape, Ian Herbert assesses whether the other Olympic sports can retain their appeal
Britain's men fail to emulate the women by taking a bronze medal as they are defeated 3-1 by Australia
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The governing body of British hockey is making an ambitious push to capitalize on one of the surprise hits of the Olympics, with a recruitment drive under way which focuses substantially on the nation’s women.
Great Britain’s men will not underestimate the task they face in taking on the Netherlands tomorrow night in their first Olympic semi-final since winning gold in 1988.
Although windsurfing will not be in the next Olympics, silver medallist Nick Dempsey plans to keep going.
Great Britain women's goalkeeper Beth Storry insists they have not been distracted by the injury to captain Kate Walsh.
Great Britain are catching up with the other leading nations of hockey and can win an Olympic medal at London 2012 if their 4-1 victory over Argentina is anything to go by, according to Alastair Wilson.
The man with incredible tales from past Games
A new batch of about 50,000 tickets to events in the Olympic Park are on sale, London 2012 said today.