• Simone Biles makes history with fourth all-around world championship

    Simone Biles makes history with fourth all-around world championship0

    Gold medallist and four-times All-Around world champion Simone Biles of the U.S., poses on the podium after the Women’s All-Around Final of the Gymnastics World Championships at the Aspire Dome in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda) Simone Biles didn’t let uncharacteristic mistakes and a trip to the hospital with kidney stones

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  • The sweetest memories: Rory Lawson on win over South Africa in 2010

    The sweetest memories: Rory Lawson on win over South Africa in 20100

    It was the most powerful of bequests. It carried love, support and encouragement and came in the shape of a poke of sweets. ‘A bag of Hawick Balls, to be precise,’ says Rory Lawson whose pedigree would win him first prize at rugby’s Crufts. He followed his father, Alan, as a Scotland scrum-half, and has

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  • Paul Zimmerman, acclaimed NFL writer known as ‘Dr. Z,’ dead at 86

    Paul Zimmerman, acclaimed NFL writer known as ‘Dr. Z,’ dead at 860

    The National Football League was writer Paul Zimmerman’s beat for decades. For decades, Paul Zimmerman was Sports Illustrated’s “Dr. Z,” the analytical and opinionated football guru who penned erudite and insightful columns, picked games, wrote mock drafts, knew everybody and was known by everybody. But before Zimmerman worked his word magic for SI, he did so

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