41 Results for author: Neil Leverett

PyeongChang 2018: Fallen Elise Christie vows to ‘come back for Beijing’

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – After suffering a third dose of Winter Olympic woe in the 1000m heats of the Short-Track Speed Skating, Great Britain's Elise Christie vows to return in four years time in Beijing. More

PyeongChang 2018: Elise Christie crashes in 1500m semi-final; injury doubt for 1000m

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – Elise Christie's Olympic hoodoo continues after crashing out and being hospitalised with injury on the final corner of her semi-final in the Women's 1500m short-track speed skating at the Gangneung Ice Arena.  More

PyeongChang 2018: GB’s Izzy Atkin claims bronze in Women’s ski slopestyle

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – Great Britain's Izzy Atkin wins bronze in the women's ski slopestyle final at Phoenix Snow Park to give Team GB their second medal of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. More

Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round preview: Latics eye another Manchester City giant-killing

EMIRATES FA CUP, UK – As league actions steps aside for the weekend, the FA Cup fifth round arrives, as the Latics eye a giant-killing that would surpass that of their stunning cup final win against the Citizens five years ago. More

PyeongChang 2018: Lindsey Vonn ‘chasing history’ in South Korea

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – As American Lindsey Vonn competes in her fourth Winter Olympic Games in South Korea - with one eye on a record number of World Cup wins on the FIS calendar - the Minnesotan is now chasing history for a second Olympic title in PyeongChang. More

PyeongChang 2018: Elise Christie suffers more Olympic woe; crashes out in 500m short-track final

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – Great Britain's Elise Christie suffers further Olympic woe after crashing out in the final of the women's 500m short-track speed skating final, with Italy's Arianna Fontana taking Gold after Korea's Choi Minjeong is penalised. More

Pyeongchang 2018: Christie sails through with OR; Musgrave impresses; Slopestyle Brits flop

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – With the 2018 Winter Games under way, it has been mixed start for Team GB in the far East. Elise Christie returned to Olympic competition after Sochi with an emphatic statement, Cross-Country skier Andrew Musgrave impressed in the 30k, but it was a tale of woe from Phoenix Park in the Snowboarding. More

Premier League Matchweek 27 Previews & Predictions

PREMIER LEAGUE, UK – It's the North London Derby in Matchweek 26 as the highlight of the weekend. Will Harry Kane or Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have their say at Wembley? As usual our writers have had their say on what will happen. More

Pyeongchang 2018: Chorley ‘Rocket’ Ryding eyeing Slalom podium

With the 2018 Winter Games now just days away, in the fourth of a series of close-ups on some of Team GB's brightest medal hopes in South Korea, we focus first on Dave Ryding, the Lancashire skier who learned on dry slopes earlier in his career and is eyeing a first Slalom ski medal for GB since Alain Baxter's bronze in Salt Lake City - before then being stripped. More

Pyeongchang 2018: Elise Christie looking to lay ghosts of Sochi to rest in South Korea

With the Winter Games now just a week away, in the first of a series of close-ups on some of Team GB's brightest medal hopes in South Korea, we focus first on Elise Christie, the Scottish short-track speed skater who four years after Sochi heartbreak on the track in Russia, returns to Olympic competition a world champion in her own right, looking to firmly exorcise the demons of the past. More