BBC’s decision to cover England’s tour of Pakistan remotely branded a ‘scandal’

The BBC were on Sunday night facing furious criticism after deciding not to send a commentary team to cover England’s first tour to Pakistan for 17 years. It is understood a combination of cost savings and security protocols are behind the decision. Test Match Special, cricket’s flagship radio show, will instead call the action off … Read more

Nick Kyrgios branded ‘disgraceful’ for appearing to spit and swear at his own box

“Oh no, that’s terrible behaviour, terrible, terrible behavior from Kyrgios,” said the Eurosport commentator Matt Chilton. “I’m a big fan but that was unsportsmanlike conduct. Sometimes he just goes one step too far. That was caught on the camera, he spat in the direction of his team, and that was disgraceful.” Kyrgios appeared to shout, … Read more

World Rugby chief branded ‘irresponsible’ over response to concussion lawsuit

Dr O’Driscoll also found Gilpin’s comments on head knocks in the community game not being “comparable” to professional players deeply troubling. Speaking to Telegraph Sport, Gilpin said that discussions around concussion and reducing head impacts remain a “very detailed, complex area”, but he was eager to stress that head impacts in the community game “are … Read more

Best Food Halls and Markets in Washington DC

If there’s one location that can satisfy the hungry, the indecisive, and the most adventurous eaters among us, it is undoubtedly the food hall. We’re not talking about the sad, rather beleaguered food courts of suburban malls across the country. Instead, these modern day food meccas play host to a wide range of pop-ups, fast-casual … Read more