6 Nations Rugby Championship – Pre-Match Tension

^ Nations Wales v Ireland Pre-Match Excitement

It’s back! The 6 Nations Rugby Championship. Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales battle for the ancient honour of the  Triple Crown, while they plus France and Italy battle for the coveted 6 Nations Championship. This video, with over half a million views, let’s you feel the pride and intensity of this great competition. This is … Read more

Top 10 Sportsmanship Moments 2021

Former Scottish Rugby Captain's letter about no room for hatred in rugby

You can listen to the Top Ten Sportsmanship Moments 2021 on BBC Radio London here (click ‘play’ below) and/or see the full details, photos and videos.   Top 10 Sportsmanship Moments 2021   10th Place:  Indian Captain Grabs English Captain’s Leg During Cricket Test   Feb 2021 India’s captain, Virat Kholis, won a standing ovation with his … Read more

Hanwell Turnstile Lady Shocks Enfield Fan

Elated Enfield town FC Fan

FA Trophy Finalists play in Wembley Stadium – every footballer’s dream. So when 100 years old Hanwell Town FC perched in 6th place in the Non-League Division One were drawn against, and hosted, local rivals, Enfield Town FC who are second in the Non-League Premiership League (one league above), Hanwell smelt a sniff of the … Read more

Top 10 Tokyo 2021 Olympic Sportsmanship Moments

South African Tatjana Schoenmakers realises she has broken the world record

The Tokyo Olympics gave everyone a lift from this terrible pandemic which delayed the 2020 Olympics until 2021. There were many beautiful sportsmanship moments.  Tell us your favourite moment in the comments at the end. Meanwhile, here’s are our  Top 10 Sportsmanship Moments from the Tokyo Olympics (in reverse order).   10th Best Sportsmanship Moment:  … Read more

Grow Global Tolerance

Irish Sculpture of Feathers in honour of the Choctaw Indians

The shootings in America (Atlanta) come as another horror shock.  The deceased families lives are ruined forever. Our sympathies go out to all our Asian brothers and sisters (and the two non-Asian victims’ families also). I hope this story shows support and a tiny drop of hope during this dark hour. Yesterday I felt the … Read more

Photo Competition – Sport As It Should be

Irish and Japanese fans singing together

UNESCO want your sports photos Have you got any photos or videos that show sportsmanship values? Honour Honesty Humility Enjoyment Fair Play Friendship Fun Respect UNESCO are looking for photos or videos that show “human rights in and through sport”  along with a short (240 character) caption explaining your choice. Basic human rights are based … Read more

No One Can Stop New Irish Rugby Cap Casey from Belting Out George Michael Classic in Rome

New cap Craig Casey sings a song

And why would they? Just look at the smiles of the established Irish rugby internationals as new cap, scrum half, Craig Casey belts out the George Michael classic. Great to see players having fun.  Casey perseveres with his song to the delight of his new Ireland teammates as they joined in on the chorus. The … Read more

India’s Captain Kohli Saves England’s Root Cramp

Indian cricket captain helps English captain with cramp

Indian cricket captain, Virat Kohli stepped up and helped English cricket captain Joe Root as he writhed in pain on the ground, today. He suffered cramp. Kohli stepped in to help stop the cramp before it damaged any muscles. Root had scored a wonderful century on day 1 of the first Test between India and … Read more

Small Things Make A Big Difference – American Wrestling Star

American professional wrestler, John Cena, takes a little time out to acknowledge a young disabled lad, sitting at the ringside. The kid’s idol comes over and spends a little time and leaves a little gift. Small things can make a big difference. John Cena or, John Felix Anthony Cena Jr , is widely regarded as one … Read more

Top 5 Sportsmanship Moments 2020 Covid Year

Apologies for the late announcement. It being such a sad and difficult year for so many suffering directly or indirectly from the Covid pandemic, we have also limited our annual top sportsmanship stories to five top stories this year.  We also had to cancel our annual BBC Radio London interview announcing the Top 5. You … Read more