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Rider line up unveiled as Liverpool’s PR Racing prepare for 20th BSB season

PR Racing have announced their four-man rider line-up as they prepare for the 2021 season. The Liverpool-based Superbikes team celebrates its 20th anniversary in the Bennetts British Superbike Championship by naming two BSB riders for the second time in the team's history.

Michael Smith tipped for good World Championship run

World number four Michael Smith has been tipped to have a good run at this year’s World Championships, despite a tough draw. St Helens-based Smith and fellow Merseysider Stephen Bunting take to the stage on December 23.
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Liverpool-based Team Kaobon’s Tom Aspinall teases upcoming bout

Team Kaobon’s Tom Aspinall has teased a return to the UFC’s octagon on his Instagram page. It is not known when or who the heavyweight will be fighting, with many fans speculating the heavyweight could see a big jump in competition following his early success.

‘Bully Boy’ and ‘The Bullet’ prepare for 2021 World Darts Championship

Merseysiders Michael Smith and Stephen Bunting are preparing for their World Darts Championship campaigns. The St Helens pair will have to wait over a week before they start their tournament, as the competition gets underway on Monday (December 14)

MMA TV launches competition to find Liverpool’s next top fighter

Following the recent success stories of local UFC stars Darren Till and Molly McCann, Liverpool has grown to become one of the top scouting destinations for some of the UK's greatest fighters. Merseysportlive's Elliott Johnson reports
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Covid’s impact severe on Liverpool’s young swimmers, says coach

City of Liverpool swimming coach David Treadell believes training and competitions lost to Coronavirus is "irreplaceable" and "detrimental" towards technical development for his young swimmers. Merseysportlives Matt Gommersall finds out more
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Mossley Hill tennis coach, Mark Thomas, reflects on Coronavirus’ impact on tennis

Merseyside tennis club, Mossley Hill, is the latest sports club to criticise the government's restrictions on physical exercise due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Mossley Hill coach, Mark Thomas, believes tennis should be allowed to continue as ‘you couldn't be more...

Smith and Bunting face tough PDC World Championship draws

Merseyside darts stars Michael Smith and Stephen Bunting face tough draws in this year's PDC World Championship. The quarters and seedings were announced for the tournament which begins in two weeks, with Smith seeded number four and Bunting down at 26.
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Stephen Bunting loses to Scotland’s Ryan Murray in World Players Championship

Liverpool’s Stephen Bunting has lost in the first round of the Players Championship Finals in Coventry. The 30-year-old fell 6-4 to Ryan Murray despite taking an early 3-0 lead. The result comes as a shock with Bunting 71 places higher...

Merseyside American Football team’s glimmer of hope after BAFA announcement

Many sporting governing bodies have been clear from the outset about what exactly lies ahead during the pandemic. But there is one sport - American Football - that has not had as much guidance as they might like, as Merseysportlive reporter Will Feaver finds out.