Tony Bellew can claim to be Liverpool's greatest fighter ever ahead of John Conteh if he beats Oleksandr Usyk… but I'm afraid he won't

But it is a seemingly impossible task. Usky holds all four world cruiserweight belts and is a brutal boxer. Conteh has reigned supreme as Merseyside’s finest ever fighting man since he won the world light-heavyweight title in 1974 – eight years before Bellew was born. I’ve always maintained Conteh, sits alongside Ken Buchanan and Joe Calzaghe, as the best Britain […]

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England claim Test series with thrilling comeback win over NZ

England have prevailed in their rugby league series with New Zealand and retained the Baskerville Shield with a thrilling come-from-behind 20-14 victory at Anfield in the second Test. Winger Tommy Makinson grabbed a hat-trick as England fought back from 14-6 down late in the second half in Liverpool to seal the win and the series after their victory in Hull […]

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Nottingham Forest fans claim they were charged £6.40 for ridiculous portion of 'cheesy chips' at Middlesbrough

Fans took to social media after they were served chips with two slices of plastic looking cheese on top, which reportedly set them back £6.40 at Middlesbrough's stadium.   Forest's travelling fans may have been disheartened by the half-time menu, but were consoled by their 2-0 victory over Middlesbrough. Aitor Karanka's side are now unbeaten in six Championship games having won […]

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Campaigners claim Heathrow Airport is a ‘threat to the planet’

Campaigners claim Heathrow Airport is a ‘threat to the planet’ as they launch court bid to halt expansion plans About 50 protesters gathered outside court in London ahead of block hearing  They claim rubber stamped policy statement failed to deal with air quality issues  But Department for Transport says it will ‘robustly’ defend its policy decision  Plans to expand Heathrow […]

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Zampa stakes World Cup claim after ripping through Vics

Adam Zampa is hopeful he has staked a claim for a one-day international recall, after helping rip through Victoria's middle order on Sunday. South Australian leg-spinner Zampa, axed earlier this year from Australia’s one-day side, did much of the damage as the Vics lost 8-79 in falling to the Redbacks by eight runs in their JLT Cup clash at Junction Oval. […]

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Westminster attack suspect friends claim he 'ISN'T a terrorist and was spooked by ambulance sirens' as brother says he was visiting next week

Salih Khater is being grilled by terror cops after a car sped through lights smashing down cyclists before crashing into barriers outside Parliament yesterday. The Sudan-Born British national was re-arrested today on suspicion of attempted murder after the suspected attack, but friends of his claim he is not a terrorist and that the harrowing smash was just an accident. Ahrha […]

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Austria rejects and disbelieves Afghan man seeking asylum as he is gay

Austria rejects ‘gay Afghan’s’ asylum claim telling him he doesn’t ‘walk, talk or dress like a homosexual’ An Afghan man’s application for asylum has been rejected by officials in Austria The 18-year-old said he was gay and feared persecution in his home country  However, an official said he did not walk, act or dress like a homosexual Austria has rejected the asylum […]

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Tories claim Boris will get DIVERSITY TRAINING after Burka row

Boris could be sent for diversity training over Burka comments, as ex-Tory chairman accuses party chiefs of ‘inflaming row and letting Corbyn anti-antisemitism claims go unscrutinised’ Lord Tebbit says the party investigation is ‘absurd’ and will find Boris isn’t racist Backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg says the probe will ‘make the party look foolish’  Other Tories have accused No10 of launching a […]

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Tigers claim MCG record with another final-quarter blitz against Pies

This had been billed as the match of the season, a potential grand final preview between the league-leading Richmond and contender Collingwood, albeit the latter missing two of their elite stars. In an era of often needless hyperbole, predictions of that kind can look foolish. Thankfully, after a week where the state of the game was again questioned, this contest […]

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