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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Mikael Lawal is now working towards getting his dream British title eliminator match-up with Luke Watkins after comfortably coming through against his former sparring partner and fellow local fighter Ossie Jervier on the undercard of Ultimate Boxxer 7 at BT Sport Studios in Stratford last week.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Thames Valley Harriers AC’s Mohamud Aadan praised the camaraderie and efforts of the whole British squad at the 2020 World Athletics Half Marathon Championships at the Polish port city of Gdynia, writes Ziad Chaudry.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Thames Valley Harriers AC’s Chris McAlister will count his participation at the prestigious ISTAF World Athletics Continental Tour meeting in Berlin, Germany last Sunday as a valuable experience but pledges to rectify his mistakes in future races.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Local amateur boxing clubs in London have had their share of success in the ABA Senior/Elite Championships over the past 70 years or so.

Monday, July 20, 2020

Britain is blessed, at present, in terms of current world heavyweight champions with Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury holding a plethora of titles between them.

Sunday, July 19, 2020

As we approach what would have been the 2020 Tokyo Olympics we have on record but three boxers who have won three gold medals at previous Games.

Saturday, July 18, 2020

In the history of the modern era Olympic Games, summer and winter, three tournaments have failed to go ahead as casualties of war.

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Revolutionary technology is set to transform the world of snooker as the professional sport comes to terms with the after-effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Friday, July 17, 2020

The match schedule for the men’s and women’s hockey competitions at the delayed 2021 Tokyo Olympics have been revealed.

Friday, July 17, 2020

Everyone is familiar with the phrase “it was a very long time coming” and that was certainly the case with the decision to eventually enable women to box under amateur rules in this country.

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Golf, like most sports, has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic this year.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

After a wait of more than six months, Great Britain’s men’s and women’s teams will return to playing international fixtures in October.

Monday, July 6, 2020

Boxing is back, after a lockdown lasting longer than expected, with some exciting championship clashes at the BT Studios in east London on Friday.

Friday, July 3, 2020

British Olympic and Paralympic sports governing bodies have been given assurances over their short and longer-term financial future.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Wembley super-featherweight prospect Youssef Khoumari says he is ready to jump back into the ring with boxing set to resume in this country this month.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

London’s gymnastics community is set to receive support from British Gymnastics, with the governing body announcing a number of significant measures to support delivery providers, participants and the wider community to return to the sport safely and with confidence.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Like with many aspects of our society, the world of sport has historically assumed a ‘male default’.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Sir Mo Farah will be making an ambitious attempt to smash the men’s world one-hour record in his long-awaited track return at the AG Memorial Van Damme Diamond League event on September 4.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

The all-British showdown between unbeaten heavyweights Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce has been rearranged for October 24 at the London O2 Arena.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Britain has had some great world middleweight champions over the past 70 years or so, with the likes of Randoph Turpin, Terry Downes, Alan Minter, Chris Pyatt, Jason Matthews, Nigel Benn, Chris Eubank and Billy Joe Saunders.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Matchroom Boxing have announced the full schedule for Fight Camp – an unrivalled summer of elite boxing based at the Matchroom HQ in Brentwood, Essex starting on August 1.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Parents are being offered an online ‘sports day at home’ pack thanks to a leading housebuilder’s partnership with Team GB.

Monday, June 22, 2020

Team GB will be celebrating Olympic Day on June 23 over five days by encouraging the nation to get active and by promoting the Olympic Values of friendship, excellence and respect.

Sunday, June 21, 2020

The 1992 Barcelona Olympics saw 336 boxers from 78 counties battling it out for glory – figures that were a concern to the IOC.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

For the 1984 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, the super-heavyweight category was introduced for boxers weighing in excess of 91kgs (200 pounds).

Friday, June 19, 2020

British boxing could return behind closed doors on July 10 after promoter Frank Warren announced plans to hold the first of a series of events at the BT Sport Studio.

Monday, June 15, 2020

It will be “extremely difficult” to hold the London Marathon this year amid the coronavirus pandemic, the founder of the Great North Run Brendan Foster has said.

Sunday, June 14, 2020

There are plenty of male boxers who have landed silver medals in the boxing ring since the summer Games in London 1948 but could they have turned it into gold?

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Dubious points decisions affecting the amateur ring careers of many Olympic hopefuls are, and sadly, really too numerous to categorise effectively.

Friday, June 12, 2020

After COVID-19 got the year off to a false start, to say the least, golf lovers finally now have reason to be cheerful, with the reopening of UK clubs and the resumption of some professional events.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

With Newmarket having staged the Guineas Festival at the weekend, all eyes now turn to Royal Ascot next Tuesday (June 16).

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury have reached an agreement to fight twice with the first bout to be held next year, according to promoter Eddie Hearn.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Sport and exercise drink brand Lucozade Sport has launched a ‘Keep Us Moving’ initiative to support the nation’s fitness coaches, instructors and personal trainers by incentivising them to help the nation to stay active during the coronavirus pandemic.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

With gyms closed and fitness classes cancelled during the coronavirua pandemic, many people have been choosing to use the government’s unlimited exercise time to opt for a daily jog.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

The London Youth Games believes ‘Sport is a right for all’ and are excited to announce the launch of the LYG Virtual Games on Monday.

Thursday, June 4, 2020

The next British Speedway Quiz Night will be proudly supporting the Speedway Riders’ Benevolent Fund on Friday June 5 (8.30pm).

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Kilburn gym Energie Fitness is offering a completely free, no obligation starter membership to key workers as thanks for their efforts during the coronavirus pandemic.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Bookmakers issued a mixed report as British racing returned from a 76-day absence, with most firms describing trade as brisk.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Rounders England has developed a new family-friendly version of the game that can be played in small groups.

Friday, May 29, 2020

It seems hard to believe it is 100 years since Great Britain last won an Olympic heavyweight medal in the ring.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

British Rowing, British Cycling and British Athletics are teaming up with Blue Peter to row, cycle and run the distance between the Blue Peter studio in Salford and the Japan National Stadium in Tokyo in just 30 days.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Lee Westwood is optimistic that the European Tour’s planned resumption at the Betfred British Masters will go ahead in July.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

England Boxing is set to launch a series of free 30-minute online mental health awareness sessions called ‘Box In Mind Bitesize’.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

London charity Greenhouse Sports, which provides free sports coaching and mentoring to thousands of disadvantaged children living in the capital, reopened the Greenhouse Centre as a Food Bank this week in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

British Rowing has today launched a Row to the Moon challenge, following the success of the recent One Minute Challenge.

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