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James Newbold

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James is blessed with the somewhat unfortunate distinction of being a Liverpool supporter. When not yearning for Dirk Kuyt's triumphant return or teasing sport co-editor Kat about Robbie Keane, James will mostly be found eating ready meals and rousing about all forms of motorsport (although he promises not to bore people with it too much.) He also studies politics with IR, despite having no political views whatsoever.

Jenny Tinmouth blazing a trail for women in motorsport

Fairy stories don’t come along all that often in sport. The law of averages state that ninety-nine times out of every hundred, it’s the...

James Newbold praises Puskás finalist Stephanie Roche’s impact on women’s football.

Only the most proficient of anoraks would have heard of 28-cap Irish midfielder Stephanie Roche before her nomination for the Fifa Puskás Award alongside...

Lewis Hamilton: A Deserving SPOTY Winner

Was Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton a deserving winner of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award? Whomever you ask, a different response...

Sport in 2015

1.  Steven Gerrard Liverpool fans have long known it was coming, but had hoped it never would. So great has been their reliance on Steven...

Sex, breakfast of champions: James Hunt remembered

The bygone era when 'sex was safe and racing was dangerous' is perhaps epitomised by the flamboyant figure that was 1976 Formula One World...

Opportunity missed for Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton’s back to back victories in the Italian and Singapore Grand Prix couldn’t have come at a much better time in the title...