Max Williams

Staff Writer

Max Williams's articles

How eSports conquered the world

Its global audiences and prize funds both number in the multi-millions. Welcome to the world of eSports: sport, but not as we know it

Sporting Heroes: Danny Care

The England and Harlequins scrum-half on his unlikely sporting heroes, life as a rugby player and his ambitions for the rest of his career

Best job in the world: Alain Moussi, actor and stuntman

Alain Moussi has performed stunt work for some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters. Now he's taking on the lead role in martial arts thriller, Kickboxer: Vengeance...

Best job in the world: William Fox-Pitt, Olympic Equestrian

We speak to legendary equestrian William Fox-Pitt about his career in the saddle, riding in the Olympics, and his remarkable recovery from a near-fatal fall

18 Footballers who are successful entrepreneurs

With lots of money and a brief playing career, it's hardly surprising many footballers are striking out as entrepreneurs. From wine to brokering, these 11 players are staying ahead of the game

A unique celebration of Sir Ernest Shackleton

Three very talented men – including Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane – are commemorating Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Endurance Expedition with this luxury photo book and vinyl box set

Dreading President Trump? The best City venues to drown your sorrows

So the unthinkable has happened and President Donald Trump is now a thing. A stiff drink won't change the election result but it might provide some much-needed solace. Take yourself down to one of these City watering holes and order a large one...

Best job in the world: Josh Cartu, gentleman Ferrari driver

As part of a new series, we're profiling some of the best jobs in the world. First up, we meet Josh Cartu, gentleman racer for Ferrari and its Club President

Extra dates to experience 'The Drop Off', a remarkable evening of immersive theatre

Created by the Immersive Ensemble, The Drop Off takes the audience around London in a hunt for a missing fugitive. You have 90 minutes to find him...

100 Streets: how Leon Butler and Idris Elba created a British success story

Property developer-turned-moviemaker Leon Butler is far from a household name, but managing to cast Idris Elba and Gemma Arterton in his very first film is pure Hollywood

Meet the CEO taking on corruption in sport

Since 2001, Jaimie Fuller has been on a mission to tackle corruption across sport. The CEO of pioneering sportswear company Skins talks adverts, ethics and taking on the big boys

Brand watch: Castore

Introducing Castore, the world’s first premium sportswear brand for men

Michael Bisping on Dan Henderson, the Luke Rockhold rivalry and the rise of UFC

Ahead of defending his middleweight title in Manchester at UFC 204, Britain's first UFC champion Michael Bisping talks rival fighters, verbals, and why drugs cheats should be banned for life

London's Burning festival takes over the City

To commemorate the Great Fire of London, a spectacular festival is being held across the City. London's Burning will feature an underwater performance installation, streets full of dominoes tracing the fire's path, numerous speakers and a vast sculpture of Restoration London set alight on the Thames.

Kevin Pietersen on his five greatest innings and giving something back to the kids

Legendary batsman Kevin Pietersen shares his five favourite Test innings, and explains how his latest project can provide young adults with the opportunity of a lifetime

Five stunning properties you'll wish you owned

Featured in The Luxury Property Show, these five beauties include a Caribbean villa and an Italian castle

Shane McGuigan on Carl Frampton, David Haye vs Anthony Joshua, and his dad

Aged 25, Shane McGuigan became one of the youngest coaches in boxing history to train a world champion when Carl Frampton won the IBF featherweight title. The prodigal coach talks Frampton, David Haye, George Groves – and why he would love to have trained his father, Barry

Brand watch: Schott NYC

The new AW16 from Schott NYC combines luxury style with the brand's vintage aesthetic

Simple office exercises you can do at your desk

Relieve the aches and tension of office life with two simple stretches from Hotpod Yoga. You don't even need to leave your desk

Life advice from Harvey Specter

Harvey Specter of Suits has a strong case to be the best character on television. He's certainly the most quotable, regularly dispensing life lessons in the form of brilliant one-liners. Here are some words to live by from the best closer in New York