Olympics: Tokyo 2020 sponsor Toyota 'conflicted' over pandemic Olympics

TOKYO (REUTERS) – A top executive of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games sponsor Toyota Motor Corp said officials of the Japanese company felt “conflicted” over the desire to see the Olympics succeed and public concerns about holding the event during a pandemic. Less than three months before the event begins on July 23, Japan is battling a surge in coronavirus infections, […]

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Watch: Anton Ferdinand in conversation with Olympic hero David Weir

Anton Ferdinand and David Weir were and are two sports stars competing at the very top end of their respective professions. The 41-year-old wheelchair racing supremo Weir boasts a collection of six Olympic gold medals to go with his astonishing eight London marathon victories, while Ferdinand spent a decade establishing himself as an elite Premier League footballer with the likes […]

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LeBron James won’t make Lakers return against Knicks

LOS ANGELES — On Monday night, the Lakers listed LeBron James as “out” vs. the Knicks on their official injury report, and they weren’t lying. ESPN reported James would still likely face the Knicks on Tuesday. But a new ESPN report has backtracked, stating James will save himself for the woeful Rockets Wednesday instead of the physical Knicks. That means […]

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Jack Grealish defends Oli McBurnie as footage emerges of Sheff United ace being mocked in street before 'punching man'

JACK GREALISH has defended Oli McBurnie as footage emerged of the Sheffield United ace being mocked in the street before allegedly ‘punching a man’. The Sun Online exclusively revealed McBurnie was taunted as a ’s*** c***’ while being harassed in Yorkshire. The striker then approached the heckler and swatted at his phone. McBurnie, 24, was arrested today after a different […]

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Sir Alex Ferguson insists Cristiano Ronaldo is 'tough as old boots' and Man Utd coaches 'played a part' in mentality

SIR ALEX FERGUSON hailed Cristiano Ronaldo as 'tough as old boots'. And the legendary Manchester United boss credits the coaches at Old Trafford for helping cultivate his determined mentality. Fergie signed Ronaldo as a teenager from Sporting Lisbon in 2003. During his six years in England, the Portuguese star rose to become one of the best players in the world […]

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Potential Derby owner Erik Alonso posts boastful video inside stunning house… but fans spot clip is from Tik Tok

POTENTIAL Derby County owner Erik Alonso posted a video of a stunning house but fans accused him of stealing it from TikTok. The Spaniard shared footage from inside a plush hillside mansion but eagle-eyed fans thought something looked wrong. Alonso, 29, uploaded a video which scanned around the swanky pad showing off the flash interior. The clip also showed the […]

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