General swashbuckling aside, there are a lot of key take-homes to be had from a momentous Ashes series in England.
When you have 24 caps for England but you need to apply for a golden granny visa from Ireland because your passport is too restrictive.
As the new Premier League season approaches we take a closer look at the expected contenders for the title.
The French soccer player, Benjamin Mendy has officially been cleared of all charges of sex offences.
England stand on the verge of losing thousands of wickets through impending retirements. So where now?
Ticket prices soar the bigger the team name, the more well-known the stadium, and once you add in parking and concessions you are looking at quite a lump sum. But when you love the game what do you do?
Jimmy Anderson can give England a real chance of pulling off the greatest ever Ashes comeback.
There's shades of 2005 as we approach a crucial match at Old Trafford. Can the men's team replicate the women's remarkable turnaround?
The game will be poorer for his absence when he does retire.