Pitch Issue No.4

From here, it's mainly downhill


Cycling. Toured.
Basketball. Hooped.
Manchester United. Given the-once-over.
Dave Ryding. In Conversation.
Skateboarding. Given its time.
Banger Racing. Smashed up.
Competition winners. Announced
Noel Gallagher. In a minute.

Jacqueline Joyner-Kersee. Wimbledon 2013 re-lived. Long-distance phenom, Haile Gerbrselassie. Boxing’s Sonny Liston. And Eric Cantona meets Patrick Morrissey. All-in-all, we think it’s our best yet. So don’t miss out.

Inside This Issue…
The Barkley Marathon gets poked from afar by Pitch editor, Andy Afford. There’s a new book out about following football with faith. Tom Simpson’s life – and passing – is plotted with all its ups and downs. We visit Dave ‘The Rocket’ Ryding’s café. Courtesy of Andrew Boulton we’ve Hollywood’s most inspirational. And we say goodbye to such game-changers as Dick Fosbury, John Motson, and Dickie Davies. From here, it’s mainly downhill.

Stories of Modern Sport


Stuart Broad

Pumping the Broad family for what makes their kith and kin so great.

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Rocket Fuel

How an era-defining, espresso-loving Brit went from Pendle to winning gold in Kitzbühel.

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Answering F1's biggest question: when does brilliance become boring?

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