DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Froch retire on high after Groves win?

Lancashire Telegraph: Swindon's Paddy Fitzpatrick, above right, talks to Barry Hearn at the Carl Froch v George Groves fight on Saturday

6:00am Monday 2nd June 2014

CARL Froch secured his legacy with his knockout victory over George Groves in front of 80,000 at Wembley Stadium on Saturday night.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Was play-off final result good for Blackburn Rovers or Burnley?

Lancashire Telegraph: Harry Redknapp

6:00am Monday 26th May 2014

QPR beat Derby County 1-0 at Wembley on Saturday in the Championship play-off final to seal their return to the Premier League.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Who will win the FA Cup?

Lancashire Telegraph: TRANSFER SCRUTINY: Arsene Wenger came under fire yesterday over the club's timing of the Cabaye bid

10:49am Monday 14th April 2014

IT was to be no FA Cup repeat for Wigan Athletic as their defence of the trophy ended with a penalty shoot-out defeat to Arsenal on Saturday.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should team orders be banished in F1?

Lancashire Telegraph: Lewis Hamilton celebrates his win in Malaysia

1:19pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

MERCEDES will let Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg race freely for the rest of the season without team orders following a thrilling battle at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Rooney has not fulfilled true potential

Lancashire Telegraph: Frustration: Wayne Rooney shows his dejection after missing a chance in yesterday's World Cup qualifying match in Warsaw

6:00am Friday 4th April 2014

JOEY Barton is right to say that Wayne Rooney has not fulfilled the immense potential he had at 18.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: England shirt prices are staggering

6:00am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

THE new England football shirt is, according to the guff from manufacturers Nike, inspired by the armour worn by St George – that’s nothing but PR gobbledygook of the most bizarre kind.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Can anyone catch Burnley?

Lancashire Telegraph: Sean Dyche

6:00am Monday 17th March 2014

CAN anyone catch Burnley, or are they now certainties for promotion?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Does Europa League matter?

Lancashire Telegraph: Tim Sherwood . . . targeted as potential Rovers manager

1:01pm Friday 14th March 2014

TIM Sherwood’s Tottenham lost 3-1 at home to Benfica in the last 16 of the Europa League last night, but does Europe’s second tier competition matter?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Burnley's Ings be Championship player of year?

Lancashire Telegraph: Danny Ings takes on Jordan Rhodes

6:00am Thursday 13th March 2014

THE Championship player of the year is crowned on Sunday. Should it be Burnley’s Danny Ings?

DAILY SPORT DEBATE: Can an English team win Champions League?

Lancashire Telegraph: MAJOR CHANGE: David Moyes has replaced Sir Alex Ferguson as manager of Manchester United, who, as reigning champions, start the season as marginal favourites to win the Premier League title

6:00am Wednesday 12th March 2014

CAN an English team still win the Champions League this season?

How will Rovers and Burnley react to the derby day result?

Lancashire Telegraph: THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should the transfer window be scrapped?

10:05am Monday 10th March 2014

BURNLEY have finally ended their East Lancashire derby day hoodoo after securing a 2-1 over Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park yesterday.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Who will win East Lancashire derby?

Lancashire Telegraph: Gary Bowyer

6:00am Saturday 8th March 2014

WHAT will be the outcome of tomorrow's East Lancashire derby between Blackburn Rovers and Burnley?

Just how big is the East Lancashire derby?

Lancashire Telegraph: THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should the transfer window be scrapped?

8:55am Friday 7th March 2014

Burnley travel to Blackburn Rovers on Sunday for the East Lancashire derby and are desperate to end their 35 year wait for a win over their oldest rivals.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: What is England's strongest starting line-up?

Lancashire Telegraph: RELAXED: England manager Roy Hodgson

6:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

AFTER watching England’s friendly match with Denmark at Wembley last night, who should be in Roy Hodgson’s starting line-up for their opening game of the World Cup against Italy in Manaus on June 14?

Can Manchester City go on and win a domestic treble?

Lancashire Telegraph: Manchester City celebrate their League Cup win

7:10pm Sunday 2nd March 2014

MANCHESTER City completed part one of a possible domestic treble with victory over Sunderland in the League Cup final yesterday.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Is 24 teams too many for European Championships?

Lancashire Telegraph: England manager Roy Hodgson has been left bemused by the furore over his half-time team talk as England qualified for the World Cup finals in Brazil next summer

6:00am Monday 24th February 2014

ENGLAND were yesterday drawn to face Switzerland, Slovenia, Estonia, Lithuania and San Marino in Group E of qualifying for Euro 2016.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Accrington Stanley play regular Friday night home games?

Lancashire Telegraph: James Beattie

6:00am Friday 14th February 2014

SHOULD Accrington Stanley play home games on Friday nights more regularly?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Where will Burnley finish?

Lancashire Telegraph: Steve McClaren

BURNLEY are now very much in the Championship automatic promotion picture following defeat for Queens Park Rangers at Derby County on Monday evening.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: How would you use Blackburn Rovers new boy Varney?

Lancashire Telegraph: Luke Varney

10:10am Monday 10th February 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer wasted little time in dipping into the loan market and signed Leeds United striker Luke Varney on loan on Saturday morning.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Was Carroll decision correct?

Lancashire Telegraph: Andy Carroll

6:00am Saturday 8th February 2014

WERE the FA and an arbitration tribunal right to reject West Ham United's appeal against Andy Carroll's red card last weekend?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Can Parry succeed with England?

6:00am Friday 7th February 2014

WILL Lancashire cricketer Stephen Parry star for England after receiving a call-up to the international squad?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Evans go straight back into Blackburn Rovers side?

Lancashire Telegraph: Corry Evans

CORRY Evans is almost ready for a first team return for Blackburn Rovers but would you pick him?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Commonwealth sports be reduced?

IS it fair to reduce the Commonwealth Games from 17 to 10 sports?


Lancashire Telegraph: Gary Bowyer

6:00am Saturday 1st February 2014

THE transfer window has now closed with Blackburn Rovers, Burnley and Accrington Stanley all active during January.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should the transfer window be scrapped?

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers captain Scott Dann

6:00am Friday 31st January 2014

IS it time for the authorities to think again and scrap the January transfer window?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Do Blackburn Rovers need to sign another winger?

Lancashire Telegraph: Ben Marshall

6:00am Tuesday 28th January 2014

IF Ben Marshall is ruled out for a lengthy period of time, do Blackburn Rovers need to bring in another winger before the January transfer window closes?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: How important is it for Blackburn Rovers to retain Dann?

Lancashire Telegraph: Scott Dann

6:00am Monday 27th January 2014

HOW important is it for Blackburn Rovers to retain skipper Scott Dann, or should they let him go if they receive an acceptable offer?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: What signings do Blackburn Rovers and Burnley still need?

Lancashire Telegraph: Gary Bowyer

6:00am Saturday 25th January 2014

DO Blackburn Rovers and Burnley still need to strengthen in the January transfer window, and in what positions?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Was Accrington Stanley fine harsh?

Lancashire Telegraph: James Beattie

6:00am Friday 24th January 2014

WHAT do you think of the decision to fine Accrington Stanley for appointing manager James Beattie before he had the relevant qualifications?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: What is the valuation of Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes?

Lancashire Telegraph: Harry Redknapp

10:12am Thursday 23rd January 2014

AFTER Harry Redknapp's comments yesterday, what should Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes be worth in the current market?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: How can Burnley attract a larger home crowd?

Lancashire Telegraph: Sean Dyche

7:26pm Tuesday 21st January 2014

BURNLEY are the only team outside of the Premier League not to lose a home league game this season. Yet such an impressive statistic is not being mirrored in attendances at Turf Moor.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Do Blackburn Rovers need to strengthen in attack?

Lancashire Telegraph: Spot fixing not new problem, says former Rovers star Gallacher

6:00am Tuesday 21st January 2014

DO Blackburn Rovers need to bolster their forward line following the departures of DJ Campbell and Ruben Rochina?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Does Goodwillie have future at Blackburn Rovers?

Lancashire Telegraph: David Goodwillie has been given a community service order

6:00am Monday 20th January 2014

SHOULD Blackburn Rovers loan out David Goodwillie again, or give him one more chance to shine at Ewood Park?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should English cricket be overhauled?

Lancashire Telegraph: WARNING: Steven Finn is wary of the ability within the Australia team. The first Test begins next Wednesday

IS English cricket in need of a dramatic overhaul from top to bottom in terms of the international game?


Lancashire Telegraph: England boss Roy Hodgson

8:56pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

CRISTIANO Ronaldo predictably won the Ballon d’or as the world’s best player with Lionel Messi and Frank Ribery second and third.


Lancashire Telegraph: Scan this image with your iPhone, tablet or Android device to bring the page alive

6:00am Tuesday 14th January 2014

HOW great is it to see Chorley still marching on in the FA Trophy?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should West Ham United stick with former Blackburn Rovers boss Allardyce?

Lancashire Telegraph: Sam Allardyce. Picture: Action Images

6:00am Friday 10th January 2014

SHOULD West Ham United stick with former Blackburn Rovers boss Sam Allardyce after their cup thrashings?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: When should Qatar World Cup be played?

Lancashire Telegraph: Jerome Valcke

6:00am Thursday 9th January 2014

DO you agree with the 2022 World Cup in Qatar being moved to the winter?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Can Rodriguez take Walcott's World Cup spot?

Lancashire Telegraph: Jay Rodriguez on England duty

DOES Theo Walcott's injury open the door for former Burnley star Jay Rodriguez to make England's World Cup squad?

DAILY SPORT DEBATE: Should Andy Flower keep his England job?

Lancashire Telegraph: THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Does the England cricket management team need changing?

6:00am Tuesday 7th January 2014

England coach Andy Flower says he “can’t be any clearer” about his desire to continue in the job despite his side’s 5-0 Ashes defeat in Australia.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Is diving really the big issue?

6:00am Saturday 4th January 2014

IS diving the biggest problem facing modern football or should the authorities be looking at other areas such as ticket prices?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Who should Blackburn Rovers and Burnley target?

Lancashire Telegraph: Frustration for Ashley Barnes as Albion can't break the dealock (photo Simon Dack)

6:00am Friday 3rd January 2014

WHO should Blackburn Rovers and Burnley target between now and the end of the January transfer window?


Lancashire Telegraph: Gary Bowyer

6:00am Thursday 2nd January 2014

BURNLEY and Blackburn Rovers both started 2014 with impressive wins leaving East Lancashire’s two Championship clubs well placed in the table.

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Blackburn Rovers play two up front?

Lancashire Telegraph: Rudy Gestede gets to grips with his new shirt Picture: BRFC

6:00am Friday 27th December 2013

SHOULD Blackburn Rovers continue two up front for Sunday’s home game against Birmingham City?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should Boxing Day games be derbies?

1:42pm Thursday 26th December 2013

SHOULD Blackburn Rovers and Burnley play local derbies on Boxing Day?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Do we need a winter break?

Lancashire Telegraph: Ewood Park in the snow

6:00am Tuesday 24th December 2013

SHOULD the Football League introduce a winter break over the Christmas period?

DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: How much is Blackburn Rovers striker Rhodes worth?

Lancashire Telegraph: Jordan Rhodes

6:00am Monday 23rd December 2013

WHAT should Jordan Rhodes' valuation be, after he scored his 13th goal of the season to give Blackburn Rovers victory at Yeovil Town on Saturday?

DAILY SPORT DEBATE: Is F1 getting boring?

Lancashire Telegraph: DAILY SPORT DEBATE: Is F1 getting boring?

6:00am Saturday 21st December 2013

THE new schedule for next season’s Formula One championship came out yesterday and there is great excitement among the two or three people who care about it.

THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Who will have the best Christmas?

Lancashire Telegraph: THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should the transfer window be scrapped?

7:43am Friday 20th December 2013

BURNLEY host Lancashire rivals Blackpool bidding to get back to the top of the Championship, while Blackburn Rovers make the long trip to Yeovil as the crucial festive period gets underway tomorrow.

THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should the transfer window be scrapped?

Lancashire Telegraph: THE DAILY SPORTS DEBATE: Should the transfer window be scrapped?

7:13am Thursday 19th December 2013

THE football transfer window opens once again on January 1 - and kicks off a month of frenzied activity and wild cash spent on players who may or may not turn out to be worth the money.

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