How Freddie Flintoff ditched his boozy cricketer image to clean up and become a TV star after opening up on his battles with bulimia and depression

How Freddie Flintoff ditched his boozy cricketer image to clean up and become a TV star after opening up on his battles with bulimia and depression

Swapping the pitch for the camera is almost an obligatory move for players heading into retirement these days, regardless of the sport.  But while the majority trade their place on the field for a spot in the commentary box, the sight of professional athletes becoming TV presenters remains somewhat of a rarity. Seldom are more … Read more

Rishi Sunak says he was sledged by England cricket star Sam Curran in the garden at Downing Street 

Rishi Sunak says he was sledged by England cricket star Sam Curran in the garden at Downing Street 

Rishi Sunak says he was sledged by England cricket star Sam Curran in the garden at Downing Street  Rishi Sunak admitted he fell victim to ‘sledging’ from all-rounder Sam Curran The anecdote emerged during one of the PM’s  most-relaxed interviews to date By Claire Ellicott Published: 22:15 BST, 1 July 2023 | Updated: 01:51 BST, 2 July … Read more

England set to go with extra batter for T20 World Cup opener with Liam Livingstone to return

England set to go with extra batter for T20 World Cup opener with Liam Livingstone to return ahead of schedule, with returning Alex Hales determined to get off to a ‘good start’ England are set to go with an extra batter for their T20 World Cup opener Jos Buttler’s side face Afghanistan on Saturday as … Read more

England aim to recover from chastening start to Jos Buttler and Matthew Mott’s white-ball reign

England aim to recover from chastening start to Jos Buttler and Matthew Mott’s white-ball reign against South Africa… with series coming less than 48 HOURS after suffering defeat against India England facing South Africa less than 48 hours after ending series against India  Series defeat threw up more questions than answers for life after Eoin … Read more

Australia vs England – Ashes: Live score and updates from Day Five of the second Test

Ashes Day Five LIVE: Australia need just four wickets to secure another dominant win and move 2-0 up in the Ashes as Ollie Pope falls early and Ben Stokes is out to Nathan Lyon after a smart review Australia are on the brink of going 2-0 up in the Ashes on the final day  Ollie … Read more

Jos Buttler smashes his maiden IPL ton as England star returns to form for Rajasthan Royals

Jos Buttler smashes his maiden IPL ton as England star returns to form in style to inspire Rajasthan Royals to 55-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad Jos Buttler inspired Rajasthan Royals to a comfortable IPL win on Sunday The Englishman’s powerful hitting saw him score an unbeaten 124 off 64 balls Hyderabad finished at 165-8 compared … Read more