The dreadful consequences of Dundee boxer Mike Towell’s fight in Glasgow on Thursday night starkly illustrate the dangers of the ring.
With the Scottish football season into its stride there is lively debate to be had as to whether the Premiership or the Championship will provide the more competitive action in the months ahead.
David Cameron isn’t the only one who got a shock in Europe this week.
January is football’s cruellest month, and not April, as TS Elliot suggested.
The excitement surrounding Scottish domestic football is currently in inverse proportion to that surrounding the national team.