Peter O’Sullevan: “Arkle’s Gold Cups, Red Rum’s Grand Nationals,  Dawn Run and Desert Orchid pounding up the Cheltenham hill: those were all his.”  Photograph: Julian Herbert/Allsport.

Peter O’Sullevan was rightly called ‘The Voice of Racing’ and not just because he turned in a 50-year shift behind the microphone at a time when th(...)

Anchor man John Inverdale makes a great audience for John McEnroe as dusk falls on the All England club during Wimbledon fortnight. Photograph: PA

It’s less wild, not as much a force of nature, but it is England’s All-Ireland hurling final. It’s their Super Bowl. Their running the bulls in Pamplo(...)