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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...

“It is getting better, but maybe it just needs a bit more” – Scouse...

Beth Munro, who won silver in para-taekwondo in Tokyo in 2021, says the prevalence of disability sport in Liverpool is improving, but that there is still work to be done. 

Liverpool student overcomes adversity to become para-world champion

In the world of para-athletics, Liverpool based student Rio Boothe has emerged as a beacon of inspiration. He has overcome adversity to become a para-world champion pentathlete and advocate for inclusivity in sport. At just 20-years-old, Rio's journey from being...

LJMU Fury students excited by NFL growth in the UK

With the NFL going from strength to strength in the UK, two LJMU Fury American Football players have been encouraged by the sport's recent growth in the UK. Three more games have been announced in London for the coming season. Players...
Zoom call with Hayley Mcqueen

Listen: The rise of female sports broadcasters

It is becoming increasingly common to turn on major sporting events and see female faces on television screens. Particularly in the last five to ten years, the rise of females in the sports journalism is  encouraging younger generations to pursue...

Heartbreak for LJMU as New York show their class in All Ireland Final

Liverpool John Moores' GAA team suffered heartbreak in the 2024 Electric Ireland HE GAA Corn na Mac Leinn Final against New York. The American side displayed their class in defeating LJMU GAA by 1-07 to 1-05 in Tralee, County Kerry. John...

Former Liverpool coach plotting UWCL upset

In just over a month’s time, Martin Ho will be giving his final team talk before his SK Brann Kvinner side host reigning champions Barcelona in the quarter final of the UEFA Women’s Champions League. To be managing in the...

Crime Stoppers charity hoping to use sport to keep the youth safe

A Merseyside initiative has helped create a 22% decrease in knife crime between 2022-23 compared to last year. Crime Stoppers is a 35 year old independent charity which provides the public with the chance to report violations anonymously, and...

Merseyside rugby league coach heads for the bright lights of Las Vegas

A Merseyside coach is heading to Las Vegas with one of the biggest Australian rugby league clubs next month. Lee Briers is a coach at Brisbane Broncos and his side will be playing in the first ever NRL season opener...

St Helens Strongman set for Stardom

St Helens Strongman Will Goodman is set for a bright future according to his coach. David Kent, who works out of The Workshop Gym, says he could be the first in the Merseyside town to feature in "Giants Live", the...