It's not only fans that dress up on Melbourne Cup Day. There is plenty of gear racehorses can wear, from blinkers to nose bands, ear plugs and even a tail chain. But do they do any good?
A first look at data on sport injuries in children in England, and it's not a pretty picture.
Cricket Australia promised to throw open the windows. But it is still keeping secrets behind closed doors.
The decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency to lift its ban on Russia's drug testing has set off another controversy about whether there will ever be a level playing field in the world of sports.
In mending the relations with Zimbabwe's white community by roping in Kirsty Coventry and Bruce Grobbelaar, President Mnangagwa might just have pulled off a masterstroke.
We need to learn how to rebuild from loss, failure, or defeat in life, and that can also help in sport.
Cutting PE lessons to boost exam results is madness – it's time for sport in schools to go mainstream.
Ever wonder where the words 'sport', 'umpire' and 'drubbing' come from? Here's a short primer of sporting lingo ahead of the AFL and NRL Grand Finals.
It's not easy being a ref. Everyone's your critic, and you have to run more than 8km each match to keep up with the play.
Holding fixtures abroad may be a money spinner – but it's not fair game.
No one is saying the tennis star wasn't angry. But it's worth asking whether you thought she was more angry because she is a woman.
Social media is key when it comes to connecting clubs with fans and building a brand identity. But with great power, comes great responsibility.
Games such as chess should be a welcome addition to the activities available for prisoners.
We need to consider changing the rules of tennis, to make them more consistent across tournaments and players.
More government funding is needed to offset rising costs for registration, equipment and lessons and keep children involved in sport.
Nike has provoked a conservative backlash by using NFL player Colin Kaepernick in its latest campaign. But the move should be applauded.
The arts can help schools to really tackle the mental health crisis.
Research confirms what the world’s elite sports stars already know – being kinder to yourself, and to others, and being grateful is good for your mental health.
Modified ball sports, like walking rugby, are increasingly popular with older people.
For the millions celebrating on the Champs-Elysées last month, Frenchness was not just an idea, it was an intense shared experience. But what happens to that identity when the celebrations end?