10 Sports Stars Who Died in 2019

Every year, we sadly have to say goodbye to some sporting icons. Some made it to old age, while others were unfortunately taken in their prime, before the world could really see the full extent of their sporting prowess. Here we’re going to take a look...

December 13, 2019 4 min read --- 20171

The NFL Quarterbacks That Offer the Best Value for Money, Based on Yards Thrown

We live in a world full of stats, and there’s no organization that has embraced this more than the National Football League. There’s a stat for everything nowadays, allowing pundits and fans alike to pore over every aspect of every game, dissecting it in minute detail....

December 5, 2019 4 min read --- 20141
michael jordan
Celebrities & Poker Pros

10 Sports Stars Who Smoke

There’s no denying the fact that smoking and sporting performance don’t really go hand-in-hand. There are some famous sports stars...
December 4, 2019 4 min read

Can Joshua Salvage Career in Defining Ruiz Jr Rematch?

High stakes are on the line as Anthony Joshua faces a decisive rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr on December 7...
November 15, 2019 5 min read

Here’s How Much Every Premier League Club Charges for a Beer and a Burger

Nothing compares to having some match day grub washed down with a pint while you're watching the footy. And it...
November 12, 2019 2 min read

The 10 Heaviest NFL Players in History

Let’s face it, nobody in the NFL is exactly small. Even kickers and quarterbacks – who look fairly normal-sized on...
November 2, 2019 3 min read
Boxer wearing gloves entering the ring

The Best EVER Boxing Rematches in History

As Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr prepare to meet again, we look back at some of the best ever...
October 21, 2019 5 min read

Your Chances of Getting a Place in the London Marathon

By the end of October, hopeful runners will have found out whether they were lucky enough to secure a spot...
October 14, 2019 5 min read

In-Play Football Betting: How It Works & Why It’s So Popular

For decades, there was only one way to wager on football (soccer) and other sports. You made your selection, placed...
October 5, 2019 4 min read
Dubai World Cup

The 10 Biggest Horse Races In The World

As long as humans have been riding horses, there’s been horse racing. They call it the sport of kings and,...
September 30, 2019 6 min read
basketball player holding ball

Who Makes More Money: NBA or NFL?

It is more than 20 years since Tom Cruise hollered the immortal line: “Show me the money!” Cruise played sports...
September 29, 2019 4 min read

10 Sports Stars Who Are Vegan

You’d be wrong to think that if you’re a vegan you can’t be a top athlete. There are tons of...
September 13, 2019 5 min read

Lomachenko V Campbell: Contrasting Career Paths Of Gold Medallists

On August 31, Britain’s Luke Campbell (20-2, 16 KOs) will attempt to overcome perhaps the toughest challenge in boxing when...
August 24, 2019 4 min read
Athletics track

IAAF World Athletics Championships: The Best Bits

Before 1983, fans of track and field had to wait four years for a global gathering of the sport’s greats...
August 17, 2019 5 min read

10 of the Greatest Sporting Left-Handers

We bet that, like us, you are counting down to International Left-Handers Day on August 13. It’s amazing to think...
August 9, 2019 5 min read
Premier League

Why Liverpool Are The Value Selection To Win The 2019-20 EPL

The 2018-19 soccer season seems to have finished just days ago – but 2019-20 is already upon us. Fans of...
August 8, 2019 4 min read
Conor McGregor fighting

Why Do Boxers Make More Than MMA Fighters?

Expert contributors: Gennady Golovkin’s promoter: Tom Loeffler (@TomLoeffler1) WBO European middleweight champion Luke Keeler (@luke_keeler) The boxing versus MMA debate...
August 6, 2019 7 min read
Conlan was on the receiving end of a blatant robbery at the 2016 Olympic Games but now has world title honours in his sights as a pro.

Can Michael Conlan Become Another Irish World Champion?

On August 3 one of Ireland’s brightest prospects will take to the ring hoping to further enhance his ever-growing reputation,...
July 31, 2019 4 min read
Manny Pacquiao image

5 of the Greatest Ever 40 and Over Fighters

Despite having turned 40 years of age in December last year, Manny Pacquiao (61-7-2, 39 KOs) continues to be involved...
July 17, 2019 5 min read
Epsom Derby

Advance Deposit Wagering Explained

Advance Deposit Wagering (ADW) is a form of gambling that has become increasingly popular across the United States. It has...
July 10, 2019 3 min read
Marathon runners

9 Most Annoying People Found in Every Running Race

When you’re in a running race all your focus is on the finish line. Can I beat my PB? Can...
June 25, 2019 3 min read
ICC cricket world cup trophy

Afghan Exploits Show How Much The World Cup – And Cricket – Has Changed

Any cricket fan who checks out footage of early World Cups can be forgiven for thinking they are watching a...
June 11, 2019 4 min read
The Grand National

The 7 Most Annoying People You’ll Find at the Races

Who doesn’t love a grand day out at the races? Betting on horses, drinking in the sun, and getting dressed...
June 2, 2019 2 min read
Boxing ring

Boxers’ Debut Fights Abroad – Ahead of AJ v Ruiz Jr in New York

Anthony Joshua’s rampant rise to heavyweight prominence on home soil has seen him become the face of British boxing. But...
May 30, 2019 6 min read

How Does a Top Driver Prepare for The Monaco Grand Prix?

At first glance, Formula One does not look like a physically demanding sport. The drivers are sitting down as they...
May 22, 2019 4 min read

7 Most Annoying People You’ll Find at Every Football Game

Football (soccer) brings the best, and worst, out of people. Sometimes all that passion and enthusiasm for the game turns...
April 30, 2019 2 min read

Top 10 Footballers Who are Really Good at Poker

Professional footballers can earn huge sums of money playing the game they love but when they hang up their boots...
April 21, 2019 5 min read
Weighing scales

Can You Guess The Top 10 Fattest Footballers?

Most professional footballers (soccer players) are in tip-top physical condition. But, when the glory days are gone and they hang...
April 10, 2019 5 min read
Horse racing

28 Facts You Never Knew About The Grand National

At 5:15pm BST on April 6, 2019, the Grand National will begin. The annual National Hunt horse race held at...
March 25, 2019 3 min read
race track

10 Weirdest Olympic Sports of All Time

It's official: breakdancing is now on the list of confirmed sports for the 2024 Olympics. I, for one, can't wait....
February 28, 2019 3 min read

Changes to Sportscasting Means You Can Do It Without Wearing Pants

Sport is the great equalizer. Anyone from any background can become a sports player or fan. No matter your identity...
February 16, 2019 4 min read
Flu Virus

How The Flu Claimed The 1919 Stanley Cup

Just over 100 years ago, there was an outbreak of flu doing the rounds. This wasn’t just your average case...
February 7, 2019 4 min read
NFL ref

The 5 Worst Ref Calls in NFL History

The NFL is preparing for its biggest game of the year this weekend. The Super Bowl is one of the...
January 31, 2019 4 min read
Boxing gloves hanging on concrete wall

Why Do People Hug in Boxing?

It's National Hugging Day today, so the team at thought it might be fun to look at why boxers...
January 21, 2019 3 min read
Boxing ring

Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury: Evolution of Heavyweight Champions

On December 1, the eyes of the boxing world will be cast towards the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California,...
November 23, 2018 5 min read
Women are using smart phone on the soccer stadium.

You Don’t Need to Know About Sport to Make Money Off These Athletes

Competition is built into who we are as humans, and nothing quite compares to watching athletes compete at the highest...
October 20, 2018 4 min read

The Lowdown on Sports Betting in Prison

Sports gambling is a multi-billion-dollar industry with people from all walks of life placing bets across the world, every single...
October 18, 2018 4 min read
An American football helmet and football on the football field. Perfect image for your football announcement.

Sports Stars Who Died in Mysterious Circumstances

The death of a sports star always provokes a high level of emotion due to the number of people whose...
October 16, 2018 5 min read

Call of Duty – Sportspeople and National Military Service

As nations all over the world prepare to commemorate the centenary of the First World War ending, now’s the perfect...
October 4, 2018 11 min read

5 of Football’s Most Successful Journeymen (and their crazy total transfer fees)

Football (soccer) is a game that possesses an identity built on loyalty, hard work, and passion. Players are worshipped by...
September 27, 2018 6 min read