Back-to-back test match centuries against New Zealand apparently did not prove to be enough for Natal-born Nick Compton to cement his role as opener in the England squad for the two back Ashes series in 2013/2014. Mike Silva investigates why.
Browsing: Outside the Bubble
Russian maltreatment of its LGBT Community has prompted widespread anger, and the Sochi Olympics have become the battleground on which the two sides meet. James Safford suggests why boycotting the games should not happen.
Label Sport’s Mike Silva takes a look at how instead of the post-series analysis focusing on Cook and Flower̢����s role in leading the England Cricket squad’s devastating 5-0 drubbing, the middle order batsman Kevin Pietersen has been the scapegoat of much unnecessary criticism.
A man of indomitable spirit and immense talent, the all-rounder Jacques Henry Kallis has retired from test cricket after 18 years at the highest level.
One of Nelson Mandela̢����s greatest attributes was his ability to find new ways to bring people together. Here, Mike Silva considers his impact on sport; or more specifically, cricket.
Nelson Mandela̢����s influence transcended politics and touched countless walks of life. His involvement in South Africa both hosting and eventually winning the Rugby World Cup is something that has already entered sporting folklore, as Liz Tyler explains.
Dan Archer watched Loughborough get a morale-boosting 1-0 victory over Northumbria last Wednesday and move off the bottom of the table going into the festive period.
The $10k AEGON Pro-Series Tournament brought along world famous umpire James Keothavong to Loughborough University.
James has many high-profile encounters under his belt, including umpiring at Wimbledon, the Davis Cup, the French Open and the US open. However, this week saw him umpiring many of Great Britain̢����s upcoming stars, and after umpiring one of the semi-finals, James stopped for a quick chat with Label Sport.
Sachin Tendulkar has announced that he will retire from after playing his 200th test match, against the West Indies, in November. Label Sport takes you through the dates that defined this remarkable caree