Verdict in long-running medical tribunal of Dr Richard Freeman delayed again

Verdict in long-running medical tribunal of former Team Sky and British Cycling doctor Richard Freeman delayed again A verdict in the fitness-to-practise hearing had been due on Tuesday But the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service said further time is required The medical hearing had been originally scheduled to conclude two years ago By Mike Keegan For The … Read more

Barcelona’s ex-president Josep Maria Bartomeu arrested by Spanish police

Barcelona raided by police: Cops arrest super-club’s ex-president Josep Bartomeu, their CEO and head of legal and search offices for evidence over the social media ‘smear campaign’ against Lionel Messi and Co By Luke Augustus for MailOnline Published: 11:00 GMT, 1 March 2021 | Updated: 11:00 GMT, 1 March 2021 Josep Maria Bartomeu has been … Read more

LeBron James FIRES back at Zlatan’s claim that athletes should stick to ‘what you’re good at’

LeBron James FIRES back at Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s claim that athletes should stick to ‘what you are good at’… as LA Lakers great insists he will ‘NEVER shut up about things that are wrong’ and will continue to ‘use his platform’ in fight for ‘equality’ Zlatan Ibrahimovic claimed athletes with a ‘status’ should not talk about … Read more

Group of 17 former gymnasts sue crisis-hit British Gymnastics for ‘decades of systemic abuse’

Group of 17 former gymnasts sue crisis-hit British Gymnastics for ‘decades of systemic abuse’ including allegations of gaslighting, body shaming and bullying The alleged victims are suing for ‘negligence and breach of duty’   They claim they were subjected to ‘persistent abuse’ by coaches that has caused them ‘serious and continuing psychological and physical damage’ The … Read more

JOE JORDAN: My big pal Gordon McQueen is a huge name to get dementia – but he won’t be the last

JOE JORDAN: My big pal Gordon McQueen is a huge name to get dementia and this will remind people what is happening – but he won’t be the last Joe Jordan has been close friends with McQueen since he joined Leeds in 1972 Pair played many games together for Leeds, Manchester United and Scotland   The … Read more

Unnamed 16-year-old at Premier League club banned for nine months by UKAD

Unnamed 16-year-old at Premier League club banned for nine months by UK Anti-Doping Agency for possession of growth hormone UK Anti-Doping Agency have not revealed name of guilty party, who is 16   Player was found in possession of a pen-type dispenser containing somatropin  Substance is human growth hormone and he has been banned for nine … Read more

British speed skater Elise Christie will NOT be able to win her fourth world title due to Dutch govt

British speed skater Elise Christie will NOT be able to win her fourth world title after the Dutch government refused to give sportspeople an exemption to the ban on UK residents entering Holland Elise Christie had hoped to compete at the World Speed Skating Championships The World Speed Skating Championships will be held in Holland … Read more

Bookmaking industry want to delay the Randox Grand National for when betting shops can re-open

REVEALED: Bookmakers will hold talks with the BHA and Jockey Club in bid to delay racing’s biggest betting event the Grand National by a few days for when shops can re-open, which could deliver a massive boost to sport’s fragile finances Betting shops are allowed to re-open two days after the Grand National Bookmakers are … Read more

Euros could be moved to the UK this summer ‘with Britain willing to host entire tournament’

Euros could be moved to the UK this summer ‘with Britain willing to host entire tournament with plans in place to welcome fans back into football stadiums by the end of May… and over 4,000 supporters will be allowed in!’ Britain is reportedly willing to host the entire Euro 2020 tournament  Wembley is already set … Read more

Carabao Cup and FA Cup finals set to provide test events for fans return this summer

Carabao Cup and FA Cup finals could be watched by around 22,500 fans as Wembley bids to host two test events ahead of the Euros… but supporters are not set to return to Premier League grounds before season is out Carabao Cup and FA Cup finals at Wembley could see the return of supporters Stadium … Read more

Gary Neville praises ‘bravery’ of Marcus Rashford for stand against social media abuse

Gary Neville praises ‘bravery’ of Marcus Rashford for going ‘above and beyond’ to take a stand against social media abuse after Man United striker told Instagram and Twitter to delete and deactivate accounts that send offensive messages Marcus Rashford told social media platforms to just deactivate accounts responsible for sending abuse to footballers after spate … Read more

Brentford players decide to no longer take the knee as they feel the gesture has lost impact

Brentford players decide to no longer take the knee as they feel the gesture has lost impact after a period in which multiple high-profile Premier League footballers have been racially abused on social media Brentford won’t take the knee for the first time against Barnsley on Sunday  The players say they would prefer to advance … Read more

Carlo Ancelotti’s home reportedly broken into by gang before they were disturbed by his daughter

Carlo Ancelotti’s home reportedly broken into by gang before they were disturbed by the Everton manager’s daughter Reports suggest police were called to Carlo Ancelotti’s home on Friday evening  A gang of men reportedly sought to enter the property belonging to the Italian  But the men fled after they were disturbed by the Everton boss’ … Read more