England must solve opening crisis to improve chances at 2020 T20 World Cup

Although England racked up 176/2 during their crushing victory over debutants Thailand in their second match at the 2020 T20 World Cup, concerns remain about their batting line-up due to the poor form of openers Amy Jones and Danni Wyatt. Continue reading England must solve opening crisis to improve chances at 2020 T20 World Cup

England must raise their game to achieve glory at 2020 Women’s T20 World Cup

Inconsistent batting is arguably England’s biggest Achilles’ heel. All their top six batters – Amy Jones, Wyatt, Sciver, Knight, Wilson and Beaumont – are very talented cricketers but you can never be sure if they are going to perform well or not. Continue reading England must raise their game to achieve glory at 2020 Women’s T20 World Cup

How Katarina Johnson-Thompson can beat Thiam at Doha 2019

Katarina Johnson-Thompson has a shot at greatness. If she can beat World No.1 Nafissatou Thiam to heptathlon gold at either the World Championships in Doha or the Olympics in the Tokyo within the next twelve months, she will be remembered as one of Great Britain’s finest athletes. Continue reading How Katarina Johnson-Thompson can beat Thiam at Doha 2019

Barty, Serena And Kerber Face Nightmare Draw At Wimbledon

Most of the top seeds in the Ladies’ Singles had a disastrous time at Wimbledon in 2018. Garbine Muguruza, Petra Kvitova, Caroline Wozniacki and Simona Halep all lost early on, and they were far from the only big stars who fell to unheralded opponents.

So is the same kind of carnage going to happen again this year? Hopefully not to the same extent, but you never know with the women’s tour because it is so competitive at the moment. Continue reading Barty, Serena And Kerber Face Nightmare Draw At Wimbledon

England Women start World Cup well but must improve to achieve their dream

The England women’s football team have made history by winning all three of their group stage games at a World Cup for the first time. While this is an achievement that should be celebrated, it should not distract anyone from the reality, which is that the Lionesses need to perform significantly better in the later stages of the tournament if they are going to win it. Continue reading England Women start World Cup well but must improve to achieve their dream