Winter White Salad

10 Feb

Winter months might not give us as much vibrant produce to look forward to (yes citrus, we see you), but cold-weather fruits and vegetables have their own hidden joys. Take advantage of the monochromatic monotony of winter and turn whatever is availabl…

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s daughter Simone joins WWE as she aims to follow in legendary father’s footsteps

10 Feb

The daughter of wrestling legend ;The Rock ‘ is joining WWE, the sports entertainment has confirmed. Simone Johnson, the daughter of Dwayne reported to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, to begin training. It means the 18-year-old will become be the first fourth-generation fighter in the sport’s history. “It means the world to me,” Simone […]

What drove the Sinn Fein surge (and the Fine Gael/Fianna Fail dirge)?

10 Feb

These were my first thoughts this afternoon in conversation with Sarah Jane Mee on Sky News. In contrast to the two big parties who have faced a bloodbath, it is easier to say which SF candidates did not get elected (ie, there were VERY few of them). The extent of this wounding will set both Fine Gael and Fianna Fail at a considerable disadvantage. Not to mention a big issue with these traditional brands: As a brand SF is on … Read more

New backer for Jacobson Holden

10 Feb

The 27-year-old will spearhead an expanded Matt Stone Racing line-up for the 2020 season following an off-season move from Kelly Racing to the Holden squad.His Commodore will run an orange, yellow and black look for his sophomore season, with mobile pl…

Bruno Fernandes transfer just the start as Manchester United chief Ed Woodward hints at several summer additions

10 Feb

Ed Woodward has hinted there may be several new additions at Manchester United this summer. While the Europa League and FA Cup still provide a shot at silverware, this is shaping up to be another disappointing season for the 20-time league champions and the club’s executive vice-chairman acknowledges the next transfer window is an ‘important […]

Mikel Arteta confident ‘mini pre-season’ in Dubai will put Arsenal in commanding position for top four surge

10 Feb

Mikel Arteta believes Arsenal’s ‘mini pre-season’ in Dubai will put them in a commanding position for a top four surge. The north London side have spent the last few days in the United Arab Emirates, making the most of having no Premier League fixture last weekend. Newcastle are Arsenal’s first opponents after the mid-season break, […]

UFC 247: Jon Jones compares himself to Mike Tyson after narrowly beating Dominick Reyes and says fans expect too much

10 Feb

Jon Jones is one of, if not the greatest, mixed martial artist of all-time. The UFC’s light heavyweight champion has been putting away the very best for a decade and he now holds the record for most successful title defences in UFC history. He was victorious once again at UFC 247, but Dominick Reyes pushed […]

Mark Crossley tells incredible story of Brian Clough terrifying Vinnie Jones and smashing former Wimbledon captain’s ghetto blaster

10 Feb

Mark Crossley has told the incredible story of how Brian Clough destroyed Vinnie Jones’ ghetto blaster and scared the living daylights out of the former Wimbledon captain. The legendary Nottingham Forest boss will forever be remembered as one of the finest coaches in the game for his no-nonsense approach to both life and football. As […]

Scott McTominay provides injury update and admits he ‘cannot wait’ to play alongside new Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes

10 Feb

Scott McTominay has his sights set on silverware as the injured Manchester United midfielder edges closer to a return. One of few shining lights in a challenging start to the season, the ever-improving 23-year-old midfielder has been sidelined with a knee injury since Boxing Day. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expected McTominay to be out until early […]

Dele Alli facing suspension as FA open investigation into Tottenham star’s distasteful coronavirus social media post

10 Feb

The Football Association have written to Dele Alli to seek his observations about a social media post in which he appeared to joke about the deadly coronavirus outbreak. The UK’s governing football body has contacted the Tottenham star, 23, concerning a Snapchat video he posted on Saturday. In the clip, the England star joked about […]

Timmermans: UK should not be ejected from North Sea energy platform

10 Feb

The EU’s Green Deal chief Frans Timmermans on Monday said he opposed a decision to eject the United Kingdom from the North Sea Energy Cooperation platform and would do his best to ensure that “cooperation with the British will continue.” That contradicts an email sent by a Commission official, first reported by POLITICO last month, which said […]