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Star Wars fanatic George Staines seeks to become MMA ‘GOAT’

Self-confessed geek and Star Wars fanatic George Staines has said he plans to become one of the 'GOATs' of MMA. The Hull-born fighter who currently trains out of Next Generation MMA in Liverpool bodes an impressive amateur record of 16-1. Staines...
Everton manager Sean Dyche during the Premier League match at Goodison Park

Sean Dyche: The right man for Everton?

As Everton prepare to embark on a new era in their illustrious history with the construction of their new stadium nearing completion, is current boss Sean Dyche the ideal architect of their future success? The Everton boss is currently contracted...
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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...
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Team GB blind baseballer calls for more support for disabled students

A Team GB Blind Baseball player says more support is needed for disabled students taking part in sports at university. David Parfett, a graduate from Liverpool Hope University who also captained the blind cricket team at the Royal National College for the Blind, believes a cooperative approach between universities would be “fantastic”.
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Mersey Roses co-founder Andi Page, talks about ‘nasty’ homophobic and transphobic abuse

Andi Page, co-founder of the Mersey Roses has revealed the homophobic and transphobic abuse the team have received. Mersey Roses Recreational are an all-inclusive cricket team and were founded in November last year. Andi, also captain of the hardball team spoke...
Luis Suarez and Distin - Merseyside derby - pic by Ruaraidh Gillies creative commons licence

Top 10 Merseyside derby Premier League goals of all time

With relegation candidates Everton set to face off against rivals and title-chasers Liverpool, here's a list of the top ten goals scored in the derby between these two sides in the premier league. Number Ten – Steven Gerrard, 2012 (Liverpool...
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Farhad Moshiri’s top 5 most expensive Everton attacking signings ranked

Since Farhad Moshiri’s arrival at Everton in February 2016, the Toffees have spent around £640 million on players. After three back-to-back relegation scares and two separate point deductions for breaching profit and sustainability rules, it looks likely that the Iranian-Billionaire...

Saints set for Giant encounter at Totally Wicked Stadium on Thursday

St Helens host the Huddersfield Giants on Thursday night as they look to continue their strong start to their Super League campaign. After Saint’s emphatic demolition of a struggling Hull side, tomorrow's encounter should prove to be more of a test.