• Jenny Jones: Why Japan is the world's greatest country for snowboarding
    The Telegraph7 minutes ago

    Jenny Jones: Why Japan is the world's greatest country for snowboarding

    Aka… Japow! Japan’s north island of Hokkaido is legendary for both the quantity and quality of snow that arrives like clockwork each winter. Its secret is perfect geography - cold air from Siberia rolls over the Sea of Japan, soaking up moisture then dumping it all over the mountains.

  • Premier League: Manchester City's Jesus the result of Palmeiras tutelage
    Sporting News24 minutes ago

    Premier League: Manchester City's Jesus the result of Palmeiras tutelage

    The Selecao coach insists the teenager's impressive start to life in England owes everything to those who developed him in Brazil

  • Badminton England left 'staggered' after UK Sport reject Tokyo 2020 funding appeal
    International Business Times47 minutes ago

    Badminton England left 'staggered' after UK Sport reject Tokyo 2020 funding appeal

    Badminton England claim to be "staggered" after UK Sport rejected seven of eight appeals against funding cuts ahead of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Badminton was one of five sports to lose all of its UK Sport funding back in December. Such a decision proved particularly controversial, with

  • Reuters1 hour ago

    GB Badminton staggered by Tokyo funding rejection

    British badminton chiefs said they were "staggered" on Monday after UK Sport upheld a decision to cut funding for the sport in the cycle leading up to the Tokyo Olympics, despite the men's doubles bronze medal win in Rio. Badminton, along with archery, fencing, table tennis and weightlifting

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