The Battle of the Beams

We waited, and we waited, and then we waited some more, but after a little bit more waiting, Williams finally announced who would be driving the car on the other side of the garage from Pastor Maldonado; it’s Bruno Senna. My youngest brother was delighted by this news, because he’s a Bruno fan and has … Continue reading

No Saints, No Packers… Who Are Our Favourites?

After eight games in the playoffs we’ve already seen the two biggest backed teams eliminated, Tebow pull a shock and then capitulate and another reworking of “the catch”. It’s been an exciting journey so far, with the Broncos-Steelers clash and the Niners-Saints games likely to be talked about in the bracket of all time classic … Continue reading

‘He’s Gotta Get a Penalty For That!’

Every year, the rules that govern Formula One are given a good going over at the Place de la Concorde, and the FIA usually make a few changes. For 2012, they’ve done just that; a few. The coming season will feature similar cars and similar regulations, but a little change was necessary. The Sporting Regulations … Continue reading

Up for the Cup

A great thing happened on Sunday. My faith in the Beautiful Game was restored, and not just by a little bit, but by a lot. It’s been a very difficult time to be a Villa fan – we’ve not exactly been on fire in the league this year, and we’ve already failed to progress in … Continue reading

SUUK Awards Voting now OPEN!

It’s time to vote! If you want more information on any of the nominees check out this post for highlights. Voting closes on January 31st

And the Winner of the 2012 Formula One World Championship is…

In the long and illustrious history of this great and magnificent sport, there have been only two drivers to win the Formula One world championship three times in a row. They are two of the all-time greats; Michael Schumacher and Juan Manuel Fangio. It is, perhaps, a surprisingly small list when you consider some of … Continue reading

SUUK Awards Shortlist

Here are the finalised shortlists for the SUUK Awards Voting will be opened on January 1st. Some 17 sports have been represented in this year’s awards. More details will be added later about each of the nominees why they’ve been selected and how you can vote! Please note that some categories have more than five … Continue reading

What’s In a Name?

2011 was a great year for Formula One, its competitors, sponsors, and its fans. But no matter how magnificent a season, no-one can afford to rest for a moment. The teams are focused on the next year, and how the car will look, what sponsors will be on it, what colour it will be, and … Continue reading

2012’s Brewing Quarterback Controversies

Whether it’s Favre and Rodgers or Montana and Young everybody loves a good quarterback controversy and next season will be packed to the brim. Mark Payne delves into the dark and murky world of holdouts and infighting as we look to uncover next years biggest stories. 1) Drew Brees – Saints Now Drew Brees is … Continue reading

That Was The Year That Was – The 2011 F1 Season

What a year! F1 has never been so stimulating, or so popular, and even though the championship was wrapped up with a number of weekends to go, the races still gave the fans a lot to get excited about. Each team and driver had pluses and minuses; here is my evaluation of them all in … Continue reading