Zafar Ansari Exclusive: I’m happier now than when I played cricket

Zafar Ansari is talking about his new job. “On a day to day basis I think I’m a happier person, so in that sense, I don’t regret making the switch,” he says. It’s a startling, inconceivable assertion, and I don’t believe him. How could any job make you happier than earning money to do what…

Jewell in the Crown

In January 2017, one of rugby’s longest running professional clubs played its last game. London Welsh had spiralled into a financial abyss, and liquidation was the outcome of an elongated spell of economic pressure, caused by years of yo-yoing between the top two flights of English rugby. Welsh’s inside centre that day was Seb Jewell….