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People in Liverpool less physically active since Covid-19

People in Liverpool are engaging in less physical activity since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Liverpool City Council’s Physical Activity and Sports Development Officer Gavin McLaughlin. McLaughlin is referring to Sport England data, prior to Coronavirus, which showed 73% of adults living in Liverpool participated in at least 30 minutes of physical activity a week.

Olympic boxing’s uncertain future could remove platform for amateur stars

Olympic boxing is facing an uncertain future after it missed the inclusion list for the LA Olympic Games in 2028. Not only could this have implications on the sport's popularity but would also remove the biggest platform for amateur stars to reach the professional ranks. 

Formula One returns to streets of Melbourne after two-year absence

Formula One returns to Melbourne this weekend for the 26th edition of the Australian Grand Prix. This is the first time the teams have returned to the circuit since 2019, and it promises to deliver a paddock filled load of new challenges.
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Aintree named as sixth most-loved racecourse in British Isles

Aintree racecourse has been named as the sixth favourite across the UK, Scotland, Ireland and Wales in a study by BoyleSports. With an average monthly search volume of 9,900 and an attendance of around 180,000 in 2019, the Merseyside racecourse is a highly rated location for horse racing fans.

Premier League to allow five subs from 22/23 season

Premier League clubs have voted to allow five substitutes per match from the start of the 2022/23 season. All 20 Premier League clubs were present for a shareholder meeting on Thursday. The substitution rule change was voted in favour of by...
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Widnes Vikings hope to regain winning form against Newcastle Thunder

Widnes Vikings face Newcastle Thunder away from home on Monday night having lost consecutive league games. The Vikings sit fourth in the table after going unbeaten in their first four matches but were defeated by Barrow Raiders and York City Knights in the last two rounds.
Salah Mural (with permission from Peter Schriewersmann)

Salah deserves mural regardless of contract situation, says Peter Schriewersmann

The Mohamed Salah mural is to celebrate his achievements rather than have an impact on his contract situation, according to Hotel Anfield’s Peter Schriewersmann.
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Everton travel to West Ham looking to boost survival hopes

West Ham host Everton on Sunday with the Toffees needing a win to move a step closer to Premier League survival. Before the International break, Everton were seemingly in freefall. However a late Alex Iwobi goal gave the blues a 1-0...
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The 2022 Six Nations Best Awards: France Grand Slam Special

France ended their 12 year wait and have claimed their first Six Nations since 2010. It’s been a dramatic six weeks' of rugby with many standout performances across the teams.
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Preview: England vs Switzerland international friendly

England kick-off their preparations for Qatar with a friendly match against Switzerland at Wembley with both teams unbeaten in qualifying.