Sports kick-starts a virtual reality revolution

Virtual Reality cycling

Virtual reality, for so long considered an expensive novelty, is on the cusp of a real breakthrough, as sports broadcasters pump money into immersive technology

Sevens’ Olympic moment

Brazilian rugby player scores try

As rugby sevens makes its bow at the Rio Olympics, players, fans and sponsors believe that the shortened version of the game could be about to break out as a real commercial force

Circus for the soul

Nearly 250 years since the birth of the modern circus, new and innovative shows are reclaiming the arena and pulling in the crowds with genre-bending acts