Category: Sports news

Vice Captain could miss out of Ashes squad

Test Vice captain Ben Stokes could be withdrawn from the upcoming Ashes squad if he reminds under Police investigation when the Squad flies out at the end of this month. The 26 year old was arrested 10 days ago on suspicion of causing Actual Bodily Harm (ABH) following an incident outside a nightclub in Bristol.  … Read more

England’s Women offical Number 1

In what has been an excellent year for Women’s sport in England with the National Women’s Football team making their second successive semi-finals at a major championship, England’s Women Rugby Union Team, reached the final of the World Cup, falling to the world number 1’s New Zealand at the last hurdle and now England’s Female  … Read more

Gatlin Snubbed for Athlete of the Year!

Reigning world 100m champion Justin Gatlin has been omitted from this year’s male nominees for Athlete of the year, despite inflicting Usain Bolts first defeat in nearly a decade in a major championship. After the 35 year old American regarding his title by beating the retiring Bolt in London back in August, this is the  … Read more

So close but yet so far!

It was not a good night for the British team at the World championships being held in London. With only the one medal on the table so far, thanks to Mo Farah’s incredible win on the opening night, the British team were hoping to add to that with Laura Muir running in the 1500m final  … Read more

They still cant beat Mo!!

Mo Farah, wrote his name in the records books last night as he picked up the first Gold medal of the IAAF World Championships with a tough but outstanding display of distance running. After announcing that this would be his last major championships, the British athlete, stated he was still in good shape and had  … Read more

Bolt to Athletics as Ali is to Boxing!!

With the World Athletic Championship about to start in London this Weekend and the impending retirement of one, if not THE all-time greatest track athlete Usain Bolt, the President of the sports International governing body the IAAF, Lord Coe has described the Jamaican 8 time Olympic Gold medallist as ‘a genius’ along with comparing his  … Read more

Adam Peaty smash World Record for second time in one day

British Swimming superstar Adam Peaty smashed his own World record for the second time in one day as he qualified for the World Championships 50m Breaststroke final in Budapest, Hungry. The defending champion set his stall out in the heats when he recorded a new world record of 26.10s, beating his previous best of 26.42  … Read more

Peaty smashes World Record on way to heat win .

After retaining his World 100m breaststroke title on Monday to add to last year’s Olympic Gold Medal, Great Britain’s Adam Peaty smashed his own record to qualify for today’s 50m semi-final. Peaty Swam the heat in 26.10, shaving three-tenths of a second off his own record he set during the last world Championships in 2015.  … Read more

Dolye honoured to lead out GB team

Scottish 400m hurdler Eilidh Doyle, will lead the GB team at this year’s World Athletics championships after being voted into the role by her follow team mates. The 30 year old, was chosen by the 78 strong squad ahead of defending world champions Mo Farah and Greg Rutherford for the championships that will take place  … Read more

Ennis- Hill to be awarded a third world Gold

Yesterday the court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed the appeal of Russian Heptathlon Tatyana Chernova, regarding her Blood doping ban and the IAAF’s decision to strip the athlete of her World Gold and two Olympic Bronze Medals. After twice testing positive and with her Biological passport showing years of blood doping, the Russian was  … Read more