• Football
    How Successful Has the Return of the Bundesliga Been?

    While the rest of top-flight European football still lingers in hiatus, Germany’s Bundesliga returned to play on...

  • Boxing
    Fast Forward and Future History – The Look Ahead…

    Remember you can join in the debate with us on Twitter here and get in on the conversation with us at our new Facebook page here. No excuses then. FAST FORWARD The week ahead looks interesting and once again we are mainly, though not exclusively, looking westward towards the United States for any type...

  • Boxing
    Flash Back – Boxing’s Rear View Mirror

    Remember you can join in the debate with us on Twitter here and get in on the conversation with us at our new Facebook page here. No excuses then. FLASH BACK Officially we are back on a global scale… The UK is some way away but there are fights happening that are now going...

  • Boxing
    UNSUNG HERO OF THE WEEK – Liam Richards

    Remember you can join in the debate with us on Twitter here and get in on the conversation with us at our new Facebook page here. No excuses then. This week we have a guy who started very well but in his 14th fight, after 13 contests that show only two losses, the pattern...

  • Boxing
    Full Stop – In the past it shan’t remain…

    Nostalgia can be a thing of beauty, but it can also be a country into which we are immigrants. The past may give us clues to the future, but should it define it? Lockdown has seen loads of podcasts and articles looking back at the past to remind us of why we...

  • Football
    Why Bayern Munich May Be One More Tough Test Away From the Bundesliga Title

    Giving Bayern Munich a seven-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga with just five games to...

  • Football
    Are Hakim Ziyech’s Comments About the 2018-19 Champions League Final Fair?

    According to reports, Hakim Ziyech, who is soon to be competing in the Premier League with Chelsea...

  • Football
    EFL League One Playoff Decision Puts Paul Lambert’s Ipswich Position at Risk

    The English Football League (EFL) has published an official statement confirming that a proposed extension to the...

  • Boxing
    UNSUNG HERO OF THE WEEK – PHIL WILLIAMS

    Remember you can join in the debate with us on Twitter here and get in on the conversation with us at our new Facebook page here. No excuses then. You have to love a local newspaper that has its heart in local sport and the Swindon Advertiser would get my vote for local newspaper...

  • Boxing
    Full Stop – Will ye no come back again…

    You put your right foot in… Your big mask on… Right Foot in, And yer ready for the fight… You take a COVID 19 test… And all’s all right BUT we shan’t be having the boxing event… Or so it seems as the event under the auspices of the WBA that was...

  • Boxing
    UNSUNG HERO OF THE WEEK – MICHAEL MOONEY

    Remember you can join in the debate with us on Twitter here and get in on the conversation with us at our new Facebook page here. No excuses then. For a man who came into the paid ranks to make it work, it all depends on how you measure success. Michael Mooney 9-75-2, 3...

  • Boxing
    Full Stop – Should We Expect a Cyclone at the End of All This?

    In the documentary they made together, there are a number of images that could be referred to as cute and emotional. Given the nature of any family business, these images make clear the closeness of the people involved and how the McGuigans had opened up, encouraging Carl Frampton to come in and...