Liverpool jockey Joe Anderson at Ascot

Liverpool jockey Joe Anderson responds to ‘horrendous’ horse deaths at Grand National Festival

Liverpool jockey, Joe Anderson has recalled the 'horrendous' feeling of losing a horse after two died at this year's Grand National Festival. Horses Giovinco and Pikar died on Ladies Day. He said: "The only way to describe it is the worst,...

OKTAGON 58: Liverpool MMA Star Shem Rock Takes on Czech Police Officer Jaroslav Pokorny

MMA sensation Shem Rock (10-1-1) gears up to face Jaroslav Pokorny (16-11) at OKTAGON 58 on the 8th June in Prague. The fight follows a heated altercation at OKTAGON 48, where Rock kicked Pokorny which caused the Czech MMA fighter...
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Sefton named the least active area in Merseyside with inequality clear

Sefton Borough has been named the least active in Merseyside in the latest Active Lives adult survey. Sport England's annual survey recorded a 32.5% inactivity rate in Sefton, a 3.5% increase since last year's results. Sefton suffered a 2.8% loss in...
Mencap Liverpool members st Sefton Park after some football.

Mencap Liverpool echo calls for greater accessibility in disability sport

A Liverpool-based charity for people with a learning disability has called for greater visibility and accessibility within disability sport in the region. 
Brian Sorensen's Everton women huddled after Chelsea defeat.

Honours even as Everton and Spurs play out end-to-end draw

Everton threw away a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against Spurs at Walton Hall Park on Saturday afternoon. Everton boss Brian Sorensen made one change from the last-gasp draw against Arsenal; Katherine Kuhl replaced Martina Piemonte, who started on the...
Taekwondo trainers in action at Whiston Taekwondo. One woman executes a high kick.

Whiston Taekwondo echo calls for more support for disability sport in Liverpool

A local Taekwondo club has echoed calls from Paralympic silver medallist Beth Munro for more to be done to support access to disability sport in Liverpool.

EXCLUSIVE: UFC heavyweight champion Tom Aspinall on his next fight

UFC interim heavyweight champion Tom Aspinall confirmed he will fight at UFC 304 in July and provided an update on who his opponent will be. The 31-year-old last fought in November 2023 at Madison Square Garden, where he defeated Russian...

Peter McGrail is back to winning ways beating Marc Leach via unanimous decision

The Commonwealth gold medallist McGrail won the 10-round affair with judges scoring the bout 99-91. 99-91 and 100-90 for McGrail. Liverpool’s boxing star McGrail (9-1, 5 Kos) won the WBA international super bantamweight title. Tokyo Olympian McGrail was coming of the...
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Everton coach Jack Dowling completes 26 marathons in 26 weeks for Macmillan

Jack Dowling has completed his challenge of running 26 marathons in 26 weeks to raise money for MacMillan. The Everton first team fitness coach started this challenge after his brother Tom, who died in March, was diagnosed with bowel cancer.
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St Helens legend James Roby has major Merseyside road in his name

St Helens legend James Roby is set to be honoured in the renaming of a major Merseyside road. The A570 St Helens Linkway, that spans 5km from Junction 7 of the M62 to Cannington Roundabout in St Helens, is to be renamed.