Articles by: Jake Foxford

Blatter at a press conference in 2007. He is to continue as president of FIFA until February 2016.
Credit: Marcello Casal Jr.

“Avalanche” of evidence coming for Blatter in ongoing FIFA scandal

Global News, International Sport, News, Sport August 25, 2015 at 3:00 pm Comments

DIEGO Maradona’s announcement that he would personally like to join the fight against the ‘mafia’ of FIFA’s corrupt officials is the latest act in the circus now surrounding footballs governing body, which stormed into the public eyeRead More

Lewis Hamilton in China in 2014. Qualified in pole position this weekend to surpass Sebastian Vettel's record of 45 career poles and put him third of all-time. Credit: Emperornie.

Home win for Hamilton extends his lead after British Grand Prix

LEWIS Hamilton is again trying to move away from teammate Nico Rosberg in the championship standings, back on home soil at Silverstone for the British Grand Prix. Only separated by 10 points after Rosberg’s win inRead More

The stage for the Challenge Cup final
on Saturday August 29th. Credit: Øyvind Vik

Challenge Cup quarter-final weekend: On the road to Wembley

National Sport, Sport July 5, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

THE TEAMS were whittled from 8 to 4 in a dramatic weekend for the Ladbrokes’ Challenge Cup. All the squads had Wembley in their sights with only two wins between them and a place in the final,Read More

World No.1 Novak Djokovic will be playing at 13:00 on Centre Court today. Credit: Albert Lee

Eyes turn to SW19 for Wimbledon fortnight

NATIONAL pride always swells during sporting spectacles, no matter how steep the challenge may be. While many people come together to watch the World Cup, and London 2012 was nigh on the pinnacle of the nation’s sportingRead More

Homare Sawa at FIFA Women's World Cup.
Credit: GoToVan.

Women’s World Cup approaches semi-final stage

International Sport, Sport June 27, 2015 at 8:39 pm Comments

UPSETS, thrashings and wonder goals have been daily occurrences in Canada this summer as the FIFA Women’s World Cup builds to its final next Sunday. The showcase of the best teams in the world on theRead More

The scene of Wales' 1-0 win over World No.2's Belgium

Euro 2016 Qualifiers: Wales take the lead in Group B

International Sport, National Sport June 18, 2015 at 7:00 pm Comments

WITH another round of matches now underway the fight for a place in the Euro 2016 final in Paris is passing the halfway point, with world champions Germany chasing Poland in their group, England extending their winningRead More