Month: July 2019

Women’s football: to grow the game, don’t banish it to pay-TV

English national football teams going out in the semi-final of a major competition is nothing new. In fact, it has happened in successive women’s world cups in and and with the men in . But this time the mood feels different – England’s women, the “Lionesses”, have taken their nation on an incredible ride. An

‘American Positivity’: Baseball Popular With British Fans

LONDON — America s national pastime made a positive impression on British fans the first time they got to see the game up close and personal on British soil. That may have been helped by a warm, picture-perfect day in often overcast London — baseball weather at its best, played on a midsummer s eve