The tactics of the “beautiful game”
Here's your style guide to 30 days of the World Cup
Do sports build character?
Sport can be a school of moral virtue, or it can be a school of vice.
Striking a blow for equality, perhaps
What kind of victory is it for women to appear on the world stage punching each other?
The nagging issue of drug cheats won't go away, but truly extraordinary athletes don't need drugs to win.