Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Arsenal leading race for Ryan Fraser transfer despite Liverpool interest

Arsenal are reportedly at the front of the queue to swoop to sign Bournemouth midfielder Ryan Fraser when the transfer window eventually re-opens. Fraser was strongly linked with a move to the Emirates last summer after an impressive 2018-2019 campaign, but in the end stayed with the Cherries. The 26-year-old…

Whyte reveals injury he suffered against Joshua nearly ended career

‘I thought to myself my career was finished’: Dillian Whyte reveals injury he suffered against Anthony Joshua nearly ended his career after doctors told him ruptured shoulder would take two years to heal Dillian Whyte suffered the only defeat of his career to Anthony Joshua in 2015 Whyte has revealed…

Dave Ewers signs new Exeter Chiefs long-term contract

Exeter Chiefs forward Dave Ewers will continue his long association with the club after signing a new long-term contract. The back-row forward has already spent over 10 years with the Chiefs, making 161 first-team appearances and scoring 19 tries. Ewers has followed Ben Moon, Harry Williams and Jack Maunder in…

Cricket star ‘ashamed’ of off-field drama

Hours after he retired from first class cricket, former Australian spin bowler Steve O’Keefe has confessed to feeling “ashamed” by irresponsible off-field behaviour throughout his career. Despite being the highest wicket-taker of spin bowlers in the 2019/20 Sheffield Shield, the New South Wales Blues announced on Sunday they had opted…

Shock contract loss for NSW spinner

Former Test spinner Stephen O’Keefe’s first-class career is over after he became a shock omission from the NSW player contract list for next summer. O’Keefe confirmed his retirement from Sheffield Shield on Sunday but said he would continue playing Big Bash for the Sydney Sixers. The left-arm tweaker played nine…