Contributors
Simon Lillicrap

Simon Lillicrap is a Football League aficionado casting a keen eye over tennis, athletics and more. Having been at The Sportsman for four years and with a bank of experience from Opta, BBC and ITV, his ability to relate all sporting things back to a particular Championship club is remarkable, if a little unnerving.

Kieran Spratt

Boxing aficionado and long-suffering Ipswich Town fan. Previous work includes Boxing News, SPORTbible and ODDSbible.

Kris Voakes

Kris is the Content/Site Manager of The Sportsman, having initially joined the site in September 2019 as Features Editor. He previously spent four years as Manchester United Correspondent for Goal, having also held roles as International Football Correspondent and Italian Football Editor with the same platform. He started his career as a daily show producer at talkSPORT and loves nothing more than picking fantasy sports teams comprised entirely of fellow red-heads.

Conor Keane

Conor Keane is a football aficionado and is in a passionate love-hate relationship with Birmingham City. Lover of the EFL Championship. Previous work includes Birmingham Live, Manchester Evening News, Arsenal FC and Birmingham City FC.

Gary Maiden

Formerly of Goal and Betfred, Gary has experience in covering live Premier League football as well as major boxing events.

An Everton fan raised in Manchester, he has been an easy target for ridicule all his life.

A self-confessed Muhammad Ali fanboy, with a love of all things nostalgic.

Matt Hulmes

Betfred TV Broadcaster and Racecourse representative. Horse Racing writer and awful tipster. Often mistaken for oversized sports stars and Craig from Corrie!

Hector Nunns

Sports journalist specialising in UK and European football, snooker and tennis. Author of 'The Crucible's Greatest Matches'. I'd rather be at the Amex, or in a deckchair at Hove.

Rob Walker

Rob Walker fell in love with running watching Coe and Cram race at the LA Olympics in 1984. A TV broadcaster with more than 20 years' experience, he’s been commentating on Athletics since 2007, the same year he began working on the World Snooker Tour. Never happier than when on a six-miler down the lanes near his Gloucestershire home.

Lewis Smith

Rugby League Correspondent for Betfred. Man of the people. Salford Uni Journalism Grad. Rugby League expansionist, Non-League football purist.

Steven Allen

Steven is one of The Sportsman's Social Media Executives. He resides in the sunny town of Wigan, and is a lifelong fan of Manchester United and Wigan Warriors. He comes up with all his best content ideas between the hours of 2am and 4am.

Gilbert Woolley

Betfred TV Broadcaster who enjoys a range of sports, especially Horse Racing on the level. Formerly with The New Saints FC.

Dom McGuinness

Dom is a sports broadcaster with a wealth of experience, specialising in boxing and football. He presents the Betfred Boxing Show each week and can be heard reporting all across the north-west of England for talkSPORT. He's also an author, having penned 'Ricky Hatton: The Real Hitman - The Official Fly-on-the-wall Diary of a Champion' and 'Million Dollar Crolla: Good Guys Can Win', which he wrote in partnership with Anthony Crolla.

Kevin Tsang

UFC enthusiast, Liverpool FC fan boy and part-time Twitch Streamer with a funny accent

Ryan Sidebottom

Ryan Sidebottom is a former England international cricketer who played county cricket for Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire and retired in 2017 after two decades at the top of his game taking more than 1,000 career wickets and a memorable test match hat trick. He is the only player in the last 15 years to win 5 county championships and he also played a major role in winning the 2010 ICC T20 World Cup with England.

Ryan’s coaching career took him to Surrey as bowling coach straight after his retirement from playing, and his experience helped seal their victory as county championship winners in 2018.

Sean Molyneux

Sean is a broadcaster for Betfred TV and host of ‘The Golf Show’, available every Monday on Facebook. Often found daydreaming about Augusta’s Golden Bell or Wimbledon’s Centre Court.

Ben Hayward

Ben is an experienced football journalist specialising in the Spanish game, with previous work to be found on PA Sport, Goal and the London Evening Standard. Whether in Barcelona, Madrid or London, he is never not working in a cafe.

Nat Coombs

Nat Coombs is an anchor for ESPN UK's NFL presentation 'The Nat Coombs Show' as well as presenting British Basketball League coverage on Sky Sports. He also presents Going Global on talkSPORT 2 and is a writer for The Times.

Paul Quigley

Paul Quigley is the US Racing Expert for Attheraces.com

Tom Kundert

Born and bred in England, Tom Kundert has made Lisbon his home since 1994. Creator of PortuGOAL.net and the Portugal correspondent for World Soccer Magazine, Tom is also the co-author of two books on his specialist subject: A Journey through Portuguese football and The Thirteenth Chapter. 

Peter McVitie

A football writer from Scotland living in the Netherlands who has had articles about Dutch football published by Goal, The Blizzard, Sky Sports, FourFourTwo, The Herald and more. He's also appeared in videos for BBC Sport and the Guardian and been on various talkSPORT and BBC radio stations.

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