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When Games PR Stunts Went Mad

Back in the early 2000s one company ruled when it came to getting attention. From pigeons trained to ruin Wimbledon to people paid to change their names to Turok, Acclaim was the king of press-baiting PR. Read more...

Complete Draw for 3rd Round FA Cup Revealed: Man United to Play Accrington or Yeovil

2 weeks agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

The draw for the FA Cup Third Round has been made, and there are a number of glamor ties drawn including Manchester United vs Yeovil or Accrington, a rematch of the 2014 FA Cup final with Arsenal playing Hull, AFC Wimbledon … Continue reading ?

Gareth Bale scores Real Madrid 2nd v Malaga after route 1 football!

This was Wimbledon 1980s football! A long ball was headed on by Cristiano Ronaldo into the path of Gareth Bale to score Real Madrid’s second goal v Malaga. It completed an amazing 16 wins in a row for Real Madrid and shows they can play any type of attacking football you want. With so much […]

Tennis Pro Andy Murray Engaged to Longtime Love Kim Sears!

Andy Murray is set to marry his longtime love Kim Sears – the duo just got engaged! The 27-year-old Wimbledon winner sent out a tweet that read, “3 things.. I don’t smoke grass, I’m not getting married(yet) and I don’t want to kill rafael Nadal..” The BBC says Andy proposed to Kim, his partner of [...]

Sky Bet spend a day with Adebayo Akinfenwa, learning his story and hearing about his training regime

Adebayo Akinfenwa is the strongest man in football but how well do you really know him? Sky Bet spent a day with Akinfenwa and let the AFC Wimbledon forward talk tell viewers about his career. The striker talks about his first break in football and how that led to tough years abroad where he suffered […]

Jack Wilshere, Daley Blind, David Beckham and 10 of the Great Long-Range Assists

The long ball is often looked upon disparagingly, thanks its association with the "unattractive" brands of football played by the likes of Stoke or Wimbledon over the years. However, when executed in the right moment, a long ball can be a beautiful and efficient method of providing an assist. Show More Summary

York keeper Michael Ingham goes up for a corner, AFC Wimbledon score on the counter [Video]

York keeper Michael Ingham was left with egg on his face on Tuesday night when the goalie decided to try his luck from a late corner. With York trailing 2-1, Ingham left his goalmouth ungarded as he got into the Dons box for a final throw of the dice. Unfortunately for York they were unable […]

Wolfgang Holzmair and Sholto Kynoch in Die Winterreise

Wolfgang Holzmair Schubert Die Winterreise; Wolfgang Holzmair, Sholto Kynoch; Wimbledon International Music Festival at St John's Church Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Nov 17 2014 Star rating: 4.0 Intense, inward, highly personal account...Show More Summary

Yehudi Menuhin School at Wimbledon Festival

St John's Church, Wimbledon Pupils from the Yehudi Menuhin School at the Wimbledon International Music Festival Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Nov 14 2014 Lunchtime chamber music concert by young rising stars of the future For the first...Show More Summary

Anthems for Doomed Youth - The Myrthen Ensemble

Anthems for Doomed Youth; The Myyrthen Ensemble; Wimbledon International Music Festival at St John's Church, Wimbledon Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Nov 12 2014 Star rating: 4.5 Intense and moving recital from this young ensemble TheShow More Summary

Early Lions-Falcons kickoff interesting international experiment for NFL

Strawberries and cream are the delicacy of choice for Wimbledon watchers. What will you be dining on when the Detroit Lions face the Atlanta Falcons at 9:30 a.m. ET, which will be 1:30 p.m. local time at London's Wembley Stadium? Maybe...Show More Summary

Morning kickoff for Lions-Falcons interesting international experiment for NFL

Strawberries and cream are the delicacy of choice for Wimbledon watchers. What will you be dining on when the Detroit Lions face the Atlanta Falcons at 9:30 a.m. ET, which will be 1:30 p.m. local time at London's Wembley Stadium? Maybe...Show More Summary

Riske and Reward

2 months agoSports / Tennis : Concrete Elbow

Alison Riske may never reach the No. 1 ranking. Roughly 150 women tennis players have as good or better a chance to win Wimbledon — in some cases, much better. But last week in Tianjin, China, Riske achieved something many of her peers...Show More Summary

War and Peace in Wimbledon

2 months agoMusic / Classical : Planet Hugill

This year's Wimbledon International Music Festival takes as its theme, War and Peace. Running from 8 to 23 November 2014 in various venues in and around Wimbledon the festival will be kicking off with the Academy Choir and Baroque Players...Show More Summary

Beast! Wimbledon’s Adebayo Akinfenwa bagged a lovely brace v Bury [Official Video]

32 year old striker Adebayo Akinfenwa is in the form of his life, bagging 7 goals in his last 6 appearances. Akinfenwa, a cult figure due to his size, bagged two in eleven minutes yesterday as Wimbledon beat top-of-the-table Bury 3-2. The strongest player on FIFA, Akinfenwa volleyed in the opener before heading Wimbledon 2-0 […]

Roger Federer beats Novak Djokovic in Shanghai Masters semifinal

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Roger Federer avenged a tough loss to Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final by beating the top-ranked Serb 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals of the Shanghai Masters on Saturday.

Remember Dalian Atkinson's Wonder Goal Against Wimbledon 22 Years on

The Premier League is 22 years old, but its greatest goal may well have been scored in its very first season. Friday is the anniversary of Aston Villa striker Dalian Atkinson's truly memorable goal against Wimbledon in 1992, when heShow More Summary

Jamie T - Turn On The Light

Sounds like: Billy Bragg, King Krule, The Clash Song: Jamie T - Turn On The Light What's so good? Wimbledon's finest, Jamie T, has shuffled back to his spotlight, after an ambiguous five-year absence. With a new album that drips with...Show More Summary

Building an international brand - an encounter with Anthony Wilkinson of the Wimbledon International Music Festival

3 months agoMusic / Classical : Planet Hugill

Anthony Wilkinson Running a music and arts festival anywhere is hard work. But it would seem to be a thankless task to do so in an area where your potential audience has the delights of central London just a train-ride way. But Anthony...Show More Summary

Beast Mode! World’s Strongest Player Akinfenwa works out at home with his kids [Video]

Fact: Adeboya Akinfenwa is the world’s strongest football player (according to FIFA video game makers EA). The AFC Wimbledon beefcake striker has a corinthian dedication to pushing weights and working out, and is passing his passion on to the next generation of Akinfenwa beasts. He uploaded a video of himself working out with his kids, […]

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