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

Fernandes 'was ready to LEAVE United amid their Super League plans'

Bruno Fernandes ‘was ready to LEAVE Manchester United over their involvement in the failed Super League breakaway’ and ‘railed against’ its no-relegation concept Fernandes was furious with United’s plans to join the European Super League He threatened to leave after hearing United were one of the 12 club involved  Fernandes also rallied against the no-relegation concept that […]

NFL

Lamar gives ref shout-out for MNF roughing call

University of Maryland graduate Lives in the Baltimore area with his wife and son OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson was so thankful for his getting his first roughing the passer penalty in nearly two years that he gave a shoutout to referee Land Clark for calling it. “Mr. Clark, I appreciate […]

Soccer

Gini Wijnaldum’s PSG admission hints at Liverpool exit regret

Liverpool v Man City: Match in pictures We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Gini Wijnaldum could regret leaving Liverpool in the summer transfer window after admitting […]

NFL

Broncos’ first test is first look at Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson

Sometimes, mayhem can be poetry in motion. In Week 1, Baltimore quarterback Lamar Jackson faced a third-and-6 from the Las Vegas 10-yard line. The Raiders rushed four against the Ravens’ five-man protection. Commence chaos … 1.93 seconds: Jackson takes one step up in the pocket to avoid defensive tackle Quinton Jefferson. 2.94: He moves three […]