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TYSON FURY VS OLEKSANDR UYSK : RING OF FIRE – 18/05/2024

WELL, WELL, WELL, WHO WOULDA THUNK IT! TYSON FURY HAS LOST HIS WBC TITLE! ON AN EVENING WHICH WAS PACKED FULL TO THE RAFTERS OF SPORTING ROYALTY, AT THE KINGDOM STADIUM IN SAUDI ARABIA, TYSON FURY AND OLEKSANDR USYK PUT ON A SPECTACLE OF SUCH MAGNITUDE THAT THE WHOLE WORLD WAS ENTHRALLED! OLEKSANDR FOUND OUT EARLY DOORS THAT TYSON FURY’S REACH KNEW NO BOUNDS THE FIGHT BEGAN WITH TYSON FURY LOOKING TO BE IN TOTAL CONTROL, CLOWNING AROUND AND ENTERTAINING THE CROWD, AND SEEMINGLY TRYING TO WIND UP USYK AT THE SAME TIME, BUT OLEKSANDR WAS TOTALLY UNFAZED AND FOCUSED ON TYSON. FURY’S LONG REACH CAUSING USYK A FEW PROBLEMS TO START WITH, UNTIL USYK ADJUSTED, SEEMINGLY REALISING THAT HE NEEDED TO BE REALLY QUICK. AT SOME POINTS IT LOOKED LIKE FURY WAS ENJOYING IT, AND STILL MESSING A...

LEAGUE ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL : BOLTON WANDERERS VS OXFORD UNITED – 18/05/2024 (PHOTO – JOSH MURPHY AND OXFORD CELEBRATE)

THIS WAS AN EXCITING MATCH WHICH YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED THE OTHER DAY BETWEEN BOLTON WANDERERS AND OXFORD UNITED!  OXFORD UNITED CERTAINLY SHOWED OFF THEIR SKILLS, WITH FIVE SHOTS-ON-TARGET, PLUS A BRACE FROM OXFORD’S JOSH MURPHY AT 31 & 42 MINS. RESPECTIVELY, CULMINATING IN A 2 – 0 WIN TO OXFORD. INTRIGUINGLY, BOLTON HAD 64% POSSESSION THROUGHOUT THE MATCH, AND MADE 511 PASSES, WITH A PASS ACCURACY OF 80%. SO AN INTERESTING WATCH! LEAGUE ONE : FINAL – BOLTON WANDERERS VS OXFORD UNITED – 18/05/2024

CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINAL PLAY-OFFS : SOUTHAMPTON VS WEST BROM 17/05/2024 (PHOTO – ADAM ARMSTRONG CELEBRATES)

WE HAVE PLEASURE IN PRESENTING THE CRACKING MATCH BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON VS WEST BROMWICH ALBION FROM LAST NIGHT (17/05/2024), WHERE WILL SMALLBONE SCORED A BEAUTY AT 49 MINS., AND ADAM ARMSTRONG SCORED A BRILLIANT BRACE AT 78 AND 86 MINS. RESPECTIVELY, AND WITH WEST BROM’S CEDRIC KIPRE SCORING A SUPERB LATE HEADER AT 90 +7 MINS., THE GAME CULMINATED IN A 3 – 1 WIN TO SOUTHAMPTON (3 – 1 AGGREGATE.) CHAMPIONSHIP – SOUTHAMPTON VS WEST BROMWICH ALBION – 17/05/2024 WORDS BY AMANDA WATERS

Another Chance To Look Back At The Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin Boxing Match, Essex, England, 22 August 2020…

ON THE 22ND AUGUST 2020, DEFENDING WBC INTERIM CHAMPION DILLIAN WHYTE AND RUSSIAN BOXER ALEXANDER POVETKIN MET AT MATCHROOM BOXING IN BRENTWOOD, ESSEX FOR AN EXCITING BOXING MATCH. THE TWO HEAVYWEIGHTS WERE MORE THAN READY FOR THE MATCH FOLLOWING IT’S POSTPONEMENT TWICE BEFORE BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC. HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DILLIAN WHYTE VS ALEXANDER POVETKIN MATCH (BELOW) THE MATCH WAS ACTION PACKED, WITH DILLIAN LANDING SOME TARGETED PUNCHES ON ALEXANDER ALONG THE WAY, UNSTABLING HIM FOR A MOMENT. ULTIMATELY, ALEXANDER DEFEATED DILLIAN VIA A FIFTH-ROUND TECHNICAL KNOCKOUT (TKO) WITH A STRONG UPPERCUT TO SHATTER DILLIAN’S HOPES OF FIGHTING FOR THE WBC WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE THE FOLLOWING YEAR. DILLIAN WHYTE SAID AFTER THE MATCH “I JUST GOT CLOCKED, THAT’S A...

PREMIER LEAGUE : MAN CITY VS ARSENAL – 31/03/2024 – (PHOTO – THERE WAS MORE THAN A LITTLE ARGEY-BARGEY BETWEEN HAALAND AND GABRIEL THROUGHOUT THE MATCH…!)

WELL, IT WAS MUCH-OF-A-MUCHNESS BETWEEN MAN CITY AND ARSENAL ON 31/03/2024, WITH QUITE A FEW ATTEMPTS ON TARGET ON BOTH SIDES, BUT TO NO AVAIL., WITH THE GAME CULMINATING IN A DRAW OF 0 – 0 STILL, THE POINTS WERE SHARED – AND THERE IS MORE THAN ENOUGH ACTION TO SINK YOUR TEETH INTO HERE FROM THESE TWO WORLD CLASS TEAMS.  SO ENJOY!

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE – 13/02/2024 (PHOTO – MAN CITY CELEBRATE)

CHECK OUT THESE EXCITING MATCHES FROM THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FROM YESTERDAY (13/02/2024), INCLUDING THIS MATCH BETWEEN COPENHAGEN VS MANCHESTER CITY, WHERE SUPERB GOALS BY KEVIN DE BRUYNE AT 10 MINS., BERNARDO SILVA AT 45 MINS., AND PHIL FODEN AT 90 +2 MINS. FOR MANCHESTER CITY, AND A GREAT GOAL BY MAGNUS MATTSSON  AT 34 MINS. (ON HIS DEBUT FOR COPENHAGEN) ENSURED A 3 – 1 WIN FOR MAN. CITY! (AND IF IT’S HAALAND MAGIC YOU’RE LOOKING FOR – WATCH OUT FOR HIS HIGH-HEADERS – HE WAS ABSOLUTELY EVERYWHERE IN THIS MATCH!) CHAMPIONS LEAGUE – FC COPENHAGEN VS MANCHESTER CITY – 13/02/2024 ANOTHER EXCITING MATCH FROM LAST NIGHT WAS THIS ONE BETWEEN RB LEIPZIG VS REAL MADRID, WHERE A STUPENDOUS GOAL BY BRAHIM DIAZ AT 48 MINS. SECURED A 1 – 0 WIN TO REAL MAD...

PREMIER LEAGUE – 15/05/2024 (PHOTO – MAN UNITED’S AMAD DIALLO SCORES HIS FIRST PREMIER LEAGUE GOAL)

WE HAVE PLEASURE IN PRESENTING MORE OUTSTANDING PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION FROM YESTERDAY (15/05/2024), INCLUDING THE MATCH BETWEEN MAN UNITED VS NEWCASTLE, WHERE MAN U’S KOBBIE MAINOO WAS FIRST TO SCORE (EXTREMELY CASUALLY IT HAS TO BE SAID AT 31 MINS.,) AFTER A PASS FROM AMAD, FOLLOWED BY NEWCASTLE’S ANTHONY GORDON LEVELLING THINGS UP EARLY INTO THE SECOND HALF WITH A CRACKER AT 49 MINS., AND THEN WITH AMAD DIALLO SCORING AT 57 MINS. (HIS FIRST PREMIER LEAGUE GOAL) AND HIS TEAM-MATE RASMUS HOJLUND COMING OFF THE BENCH AND SCORING AT 84 MINS., NEWCASTLE’S LEWIS HALL’S GOAL AT 90 +2 MINS. WASN’T ENOUGH TO EQUALISE. THERE WERE A FURTHER EIGHT SHOTS ON TARGET EACH ALSO, WHICH MEANT THAT ALL OF THIS EXCITING ACTION CULMINATED IN A 3 – 2 WIN AND THREE POINTS TO M...

PREMIER LEAGUE : ASTON VILLA VS LIVERPOOL – 13/05/2024 (PHOTO – ASTON VILLA’S “DURAN, DURAN” CELEBRATES SCORING A BRACE)

CHECK OUT THIS DYNAMISM FROM LAST NIGHT, WITH SO MUCH DRAMA YOU WILL PROBABLY WATCH IT AGAIN AND AGAIN TODAY! POOR ASTON VILLA’S GOALKEEPER EMILIANO MARTINEZ INADVERTENTLY SCORED AN OWN GOAL, AFTER FIRSTLY CATCHING HARVEY ELLIOTT’S CROSS, BUT THEN IT SLIPPED OUT OF HIS HANDS, AND INTO THE BACK OF HIS OWN NET! BUT THEN HIS TEAM-MATE YOURI TIELEMANS SCORED A STUNNER AT 12 MINS. (INTO THE BACK OF THE RIGHT NET THIS TIME), AND THEN LIVERPOOL’S CODY GAKPO SCORED A CRACKER AT 23 MINS., FOLLOWED BY TEAM-MATE JARELL AMORIN QUANSAH AT 48 MINS., AND WITH ASTON VILLA’S JHON DURAN SCORING A BRACE AT 85 MINS. AND 88 MINS. RESPECTIVELY (A DURAN, DURAN) THIS EXCITING GOALATHON ENDED IN A 3 – 3 DRAW! THERE WERE FIVE FURTHER SHOTS ON TARGET FOR ASTON VILLA AND SEVEN FOR LIVERP...

PREMIER LEAGUE – 04/05/2024 (PHOTO – “THE MONEY SHOT” – ERLING HAALAND’S BICYCLE-KICK)

IF FOR SOME REASON YOU MAY HAVE MISSED SOME OF THE AMAZING PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION RECENTLY, LET’S HAVE ANOTHER LOOK! IN THE MANCHESTER CITY VS WOLVES MATCH, ERLING HAALAND NOT ONLY SCORED FOUR FANTASTIC GOALS AT 12 MINS., (FROM A PENALTY), 35 MINS., 45 +3 MINS., (FROM A PENALTY), AND 54 MINS., BUT WE ALSO GOT TO ONCE AGAIN WITNESS SOME OF HAALAND’S MAGICAL ACROBATICS WITH HIS BICYCLE-KICK AND EXTREMELY HIGH JUMPS, (ALMOST AS THOUGH HE WAS ON A TRAMPOLINE), AND WHEN HE WAS SUBSTITUTED LATE INTO THE MATCH (MUCH TO HIS DISMAY), ALVAREZ CAME ON AND SCORED YET ANOTHER GOAL ALMOST STRAIGHT AWAY AT 85 MINS., AND WITH WOLVES’ HWANG HEE-CHAN SCORING AT 54 MINS., THE GAME CULMINATED IN A 5 – 1 WIN TO MAN CITY! OBVIOUSLY, MAN CITY WERE ALWAYS GOING TO BE TOUGH OPPONENTS, BUT CR...

PREMIER LEAGUE : MANCHESTER UNITED VS ARSENAL – 12/05/2024 (PHOTO – LEANDRO TROSSARD CELEBRATES)

WOWZERS! WHAT A MATCH LAST NIGHT BETWEEN MANCHESTER UNITED VS ARSENAL, WITH LEANDRO TROSSARD’S BEAUTY OF A GOAL AT 20 MINS. SECURING A 1 – 0 VICTORY TO ARSENAL, CLAIMING THEM ALL THREE POINTS, AND PUTTING THEM BACK AT THE TOP OF THE PREMIER LEAGUE TABLE AGAIN CURRENTLY, WHICH MEANS THAT THIS PREMIER LEAGUE TITLE RACE WILL BE TAKEN DOWN TO THE WIRE! WHAT A WEEK THIS WILL BE NOW, WITH ASTON VILLA PLAYING LIVERPOOL TONIGHT AT 20.00, MAN CITY PLAYING TOTTENHAM ON TUESDAY AT 20.00, BRIGHTON PLAYING CHELSEA ON WEDNESDAY AT 19.45, AND MAN UNITED PLAYING NEWCASTLE ON WEDNESDAY AT 20.00. WHAT TWISTS AND TURNS WILL BE FORTHCOMING IN THIS WEEK OF WORLD CLASS PLAY FOR US TO FEAST OUR EYES UPON! EXCITING TIMES – WHAT AN ABSOLUTE TREAT! PREMIER LEAGUE – MANCHESTER UNITED VS ARSEN...

Another Chance To View The Fantastic Winter Paralympics Beijing 2022, Closing Ceremony And All The Best Bits

ANOTHER CHANCE TO VIEW THE AMAZING WINTER PARALYMPICS FROM BEIJING 2022 CLOSING CEREMONY AND ALL THE BEST BITS FROM THE COMPETITION…! BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPICS 2022, FULL CLOSING CEREMONY   BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPICS – DAY 9 REWIND   BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPICS – DAY 8 REWIND   CHECK OUT THE LIVE ICE HOCKEY: REPUBLIC OF KOREA VS CHINA!     CHECK OUT THE LIVE WHEELCHAIR CURLING: REPUBLIC OF KOREA VS GREAT BRITAIN     PARALYMICS GB’S FIRST EVER MEDAL IN SNOWBOARDING!     BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPICS – DAY 7 REWIND     BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPICS – DAY 6 REWIND     BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPICS – DAY 5 REWIND     CHECK OUT THE LIVE WHEELCHAIR CURLING FROM THE BEIJING WINTER PARALYMPI...

PREMIER LEAGUE – 11/05/2024 (PHOTO – GVARDIOL, FODEN AND MAN CITY CELEBRATE)

WE HAVE PLEASURE IN PRESENTING ALL THE PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION FROM YESTERDAY (12/05/2024), INCLUDING THIS MATCH BETWEEN FULHAM VS MANCHESTER CITY, WHERE A BRILLIANT BRACE FROM JOSKO GVARDIOL AT 13 AND 71 MINS., A STUNNER FROM PHIL FODEN AT 59 MINS., AND A CRACKING LATE PENALTY SHOT FROM JULIAN ALVAREZ AT 90 +6 MINS., CULMINATED IN A 4 – 0 WIN TO MANCHESTER CITY, CATAPULTING THEM TO THE TOP OF THE PREMIER LEAGUE CURRENTLY! PREMIER LEAGUE – FULHAM VS MANCHESTER CITY – 11/05/2024 IN THE EVERTON VS SHEFFIELD UNITED MATCH, IT WAS ABDOULAYE DOUCOURE’S 31ST MINUTE GOAL THAT ENSURED A 1 – 0 VICTORY TO EVERTON YESTERDAY.  IT WAS A VERY PHYSICAL GAME, WITH A FURTHER SIX SHOTS ON TARGET FOR EVERTON AND ONE FOR SHEFFIELD UNITED, WITH TWO YELLOW CARDS FOR SHEFFIELD AND ONE ...