Worcester players turn against owners after statement blaming squad | Worcester

Worcester players and staff have rounded on the club’s co-owners after Jason Whittingham and Colin Goldring released an astonishing statement appearing to blame the squad as well as supporters for the club’s plight. The statement came on another sorry day for Worcester when it emerged that players and staff face losing their jobs next Wednesday … Read more

‘I’m still the best,’ insists Kenenisa Bekele before London Marathon tilt | London Marathon

Kenenisa Bekele insists he still deserves to be considered the greatest distance runner in history despite Eliud Kipchoge’s brilliant world marathon record in Berlin last week. The 40-year-old Bekele, who will run the London Marathon on Sunday, paid tribute to his great rival’s achievements over 26.2 miles but he also made it clear that if … Read more

Tua Tagovailoa: NFL urged to make ‘tangible change’ to concussion policy in wake of Miami Dolphins quarterback’s head injury | NFL News

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Miami Dolphins Tua Tagovailoa was taken to hospital with head and neck injuries after being forced out of the game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Miami Dolphins Tua Tagovailoa was taken to hospital with head and neck injuries after being forced out of the game against … Read more

Faster times, record numbers: the science of running marathons as an older person | Marathon running

This year’s London marathon will have record numbers of veteran participants, with a near-doubling of the number of female runners aged 60 to 69 registering to run since 2018. As the number of veteran runners has steadily increased, performance has improved at a staggering rate. In May, Jo Schoonbroodt, a 71-year-old from Maastricht nicknamed “the … Read more

Phil Salt’s brutal assault drives England to victory and squares the series

Welcome to live coverage of the sixth T20 of seven which, with Pakistan 3-2 up, could decide the series before Sunday’s last match. It has been a topsy-turvy tour so far for England. Apart from the second T20, lost by 10 wickets, and Adil Rashid’s hen’s teeth poor performance with a wet ball on Wednesday … Read more

England camp bullish despite absences from Rugby League World Cup squad | England rugby league team

England’s head coach and captain insist they have assembled a squad capable of winning the Rugby League World Cup despite a string of frontline absentees withdrawing from the tournament. Shaun Wane’s 24-man squad includes seven players yet to win a senior international cap, while regular starters such as Jonny Lomax, Mark Percival and Alex Walmsley … Read more