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The Djokovic circus allows us to see all our Covid prejudices being played out | Emma John
With its breadth of opinions, the tennis locker room is society in miniature

Emma John

16, Jan, 2022 @7:30 AM

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2021, the year of women in sport: Shriever and Capsey lead the way
From the Olympics to the oche, women trained, performed and competed on the same stage as men in a breakthrough year

Emma John

30, Dec, 2021 @4:04 PM

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Families have had their fun. Now, for us singletons, let the magic of Betwixtmas begin | Emma John
The week between Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve is a special gift to the unpartnered

Emma John

26, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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The Spin | England stick a coin in the Ashes jukebox and play all the old hits
There are three Tests still to play, but is the rivalry between England and Australia gradually evolving into self-parody?

Emma John

22, Dec, 2021 @10:56 AM

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Eileen Ash obituary
England cricketer with a career that spanned two decades and whose longevity eventually brought her wider fame

Emma John

19, Dec, 2021 @11:23 AM

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Ben Stokes tries to bring Bodyline back as England toil in second Test | Emma John
The all-rounder was all-action on a day where he took aim at Marnus Labuschagne, but the Australian ended day one on top

Emma John

16, Dec, 2021 @2:52 PM

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The Spin | This Ashes is a minibreak compared to England women’s postwar odyssey
While Joe Root’s side are in a 42-day series, 1948-49 tourists had several months away in a schedule full of social obligations

Emma John

15, Dec, 2021 @10:45 AM

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Do we really want to live in a culture of endless blame when we’re all fallible? | Emma John
In a society riven by ‘gotchas’ and self-righteousness, let’s be more ready to recognise our own failings and less hasty to judge others’

Emma John

12, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Cecilia Robinson obituary
Cricketer whose patience and determination were a pillar of the England women’s game in the 1940s and 50s

Emma John

03, Dec, 2021 @11:08 AM

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Little Women: The Musical review – a high-energy show fired with charm
Lydia White is magnetic as the aspirational Jo in an uneven but stirring adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s classic

Emma John

18, Nov, 2021 @10:24 AM

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Abigail’s Party review – the original cringe comedy returns
Mike Leigh’s 1970s masterpiece of aggressive hospitality, embarrassing silences and gauche behaviour is back in a slightly more naturalistic portrayal

Emma John

14, Nov, 2021 @11:29 AM

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Multiple factors point to an Australian Ashes win but England still have hope | Emma John
Chris Silverwood’s team is behind where he hoped it would be, but India’s series victory can provide a blueprint for success

Emma John

10, Oct, 2021 @3:37 PM

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