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The Football 7-Dayer Podcast EP3

This week’s football action was hectic and action packed, but we’ve got you covered on the latest episode of the Boar Sport’s Football 7-Dayer Podcast, hosted by Toby Farmer. Today we discuss Arsenal’s loss at Nottingham Forest, and Cambridge and Kidderminster’s unbelievable upsets, while Italian footballing action is also on...
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Posted Jan. 12, 2022

Darts: every inch a sport

Darts, for a lot of the population, is one of those sports which, when they crop up in conversation, usually elicits the question ‘is it really a sport?’. Alongside golf, chess, and, at intervals, cricket, people wonder whether the simple chucking of a small piece of metal at a circular...
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Posted Dec. 31, 2021

The race of our lives

At the start of the 2021 F1 season, many were expecting, or at least hoping for, one of the best Formula 1 seasons in recent memory, after years of drab, predictable racing. Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes had dominated for years, with a far superior car to the rest of the...
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Posted Dec. 12, 2021

An elegy to the winter football fan

If you have ever gone to a football match between November and March, you will know the feeling. Shivering, cold beyond belief, and wondering why you would ever decide to venture out of your warm home on that cold, cold day. It is the atypical experience of a sports fan...
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Posted Nov. 29, 2021

Why Erik ten Hag would be perfect for Manchester United

On Sunday, the inevitable finally happened, and Ole Gunnar Solksjaer was sacked as manager of Manchester United. Out of his depth, tactically inept, and losing the trust of his players, it was clear to everyone but the Manchester United board that he probably should have gone after the club’s humiliating...
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Posted Nov. 25, 2021

Derby and Reading handed Championship points deductions

Derby County and Reading’s seasons have gone from bad to worse over the last couple of days, as, due to financial mismanagement over the past few years, they were handed points deductions that have left their Championship futures in peril. Derby, who already had a 12-point deduction placed on them...
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Posted Nov. 18, 2021

The hunt for a trainer: Joshua and Raducanu

Although seemingly on two very different trajectories, Emma Raducanu and Anthony Joshua have found themselves in a rather similar plight over the past couple of months: both, for albeit different reasons, are on the difficult hunt for a new coach. For those of us who are more familiar with team...
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Posted Nov. 1, 2021

Champions League Matchday Three round-up

Events are beginning to take shape in the UEFA Champions League after an entertaining round of matches that began to give an indication of which teams can go far in the competition, and which are desperately looking to simply make it out of the groups. On Tuesday, one of the...
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Posted Oct. 21, 2021

Tyson Fury the favourite to defeat Deontay Wilder in trilogy

Finally, after the usual war of words and increasing tension that usually precedes a Tyson Fury fight, his trilogy bout with Deontay Wilder will get underway at 11pm GMT. For once in his career, perhaps even the first time, Fury will be the favourite, having roundly out-boxed and felled Wilder...
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Posted Oct. 9, 2021