Rio 2016: How will Team GB fare in Tennis?

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With the Olympics in Rio just around the corner, LWOS takes a look at how team GB may fare in tennis. Singles With the current reigning Gold medalist, and 2013 & 2016 Wimbledon champion, on the team in the form of Andy Murray, there is a very good chance of team GB retaining the Gold […] READ MORE


GB’s Davis Cup Heroics Outstrip Even Portugal’s Euro 2016 Win

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For fans of team sports, there have been two outstanding examples of team performance this summer. More specifically team performance in the absence of that team’s star player.  The first was Portugal’s defeat of France in the Euro 2016 final without Cristiano Ronaldo. He is their captain, leader and all-round inspiration. The second was Great Britain’s […] READ MORE


Team GB Rugby Sevens Squad’s Announced for Rio Olympic’s

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The Great Britain Rugby Sevens squad’s for the 2016 Olympic Games have been announced, and it seems both the men’s and women’s side’s mean business as top-class names have been included in the packs travelling to Rio. Tom Mitchell will lead an experienced and exciting men’s team to the tournament that features rugby for the […] READ MORE





Great Britain’s Andy Murray Wins Back First Davis Cup Crown Since 1936

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Andy Murray sealed the final win against Belgium’s David Goffin in three sets to give Great Britain their first win in 79 years on Sunday at the Expo Arena in Ghent. The last time Great Britain won the Davis Cup was in 1936, when Fred Perry and Bunny Austin led the way against Australia in […] READ MORE



Unfancied Belgium Host 2015 Davis Cup Final

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Belgium have overcome Switzerland, Canada and Argentina to reach their first Davis Cup final in 111 years. Victories over the defending champions and two powerful tennis nations are impressive achievements, however the highest-calibre opponent encountered en route to a historic showdown with Great Britain was Leonardo Mayer – ranked thirty-nine in the world. Belgian hero, […] READ MORE


Great Britain, Belgium to meet in Davis Cup final

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Great Britain and Belgium will face off in the Davis Cup final after each nation secured semifinal wins. The Brits wrapped up their tie vs Australia after Andy Murray defeated Bernard Tomic 7-5 6-3 6-2 to send them to their first final since 1978. Great Britain, Belgium to meet in Davis Cup final Andy Murray […] READ MORE