Rugby Union

Professionalism of Rugby has led to greater risk of brain injury

Rugby players are at greater risk of serious brain injury since the sport turned professional in 1995, concerning research shows, with stars likely to be hit ‘harder and more frequent’ than in amateur era Rugby turning professional has coincided with bigger risk of brain injury   A new study found players were hit harder and more […]

Soccer

Ronald Koeman insists he has 'ALWAYS believed' in Philippe Coutinho

Ronald Koeman insists he has ‘ALWAYS believed’ in Philippe Coutinho after the Barcelona outcast scored his first goal in 11 MONTHS to seal a vital victory over Valencia Ronald Koeman brought on Philippe Coutinho during Barca’s game with Valencia The Barcelona manger said he has ‘always believed’ in the midfielder’s abilities Coutinho scored his first goal […]

Soccer

Scholes says Solskjaer has earned the right to see out the season

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes says under-fire boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has earned the right to see out the season despite their patchy form Pressure is mounting on under-fire Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Club endured a rocky start in the Champions League after Carabao Cup exit Scholes believes United should stick with him until at […]

Boxing

Wilder has no plans to retire from boxing, says trainer Malik Scott

Deontay Wilder will NOT retire from boxing despite suffering back-to-back defeats by Tyson Fury, says trainer Malik Scott… with Bronze Bomber linked with fighting Anthony Joshua Deontay Wilder has no plans to retire from boxing, says his trainer Malik Scott Bronze Bomber was knocked out for a second time by Tyson Fury on Saturday There […]

Boxing

BREAKING NEWS: Joshua HAS triggered his rematch clause with Usyk

Anthony Joshua triggers his rematch clause with Oleksandr Usyk, reveals Eddie Hearn – with next spring targeted for their heavyweight contest Anthony Joshua has triggered his rematch clause with Oleksandr Usyk  Joshua was beaten by decision as he faced the Ukrainian fighter last month  The fight is set to take place in March next year […]