Queen gave ‘completely unscripted’ special gesture to help bring 2012 Olympics to London

Lord Sebastian Coe has told talkSPORT that Queen Elizabeth II was the ‘ace in the pack’ in London’s successful bid for the 2012 Olympics. Her Majesty reigned as sovereign for 70 years before her passing on Thursday at the age of 96, and many stories are now being recounted of the amazing impact she had on the United […]

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Sporting world pays tribute to Queen Elizabeth II after death of iconic British monarch

Tributes from across the sporting world have been paid to Her Majesty the Queen following the beloved monarch’s death at the age of 96. The iconic head of the British royal family reigned for 70 years, ever since her father, King George VI, passed away in 1952. Her coronation was held the following year on […]

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Emma Raducanu caps off dream year with MBE while Jason and Laura Kenny are awarded knighthood and damehood respectively as New Year Honours list revealed

US Open champion Emma Raducanu capped off a historic year with an MBE as the New Year Honours list was announced on Friday. The 19-year-old became the first British woman to win a grand slam since Virginia Wade in 1977, and the first qualifier of any nationality ever to do so, having also scooped BBC’s […]

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Winter Olympics 2022: Everything you need to know about the Games 90 days out

The next Olympics are on the horizon, with Tokyo set to hand the baton to Beijing for the 2022 Winter Games. The Winter Olympics is usually held around 18 months after the summer Games but the coronavirus pandemic has meant it’s right around the corner. The Winter Olympics is just around the corner The 2020 […]

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GB men’s 4x100m relay sprinter Ujah speaks for first time since suspension

Great Britain sprinter CJ Ujah says he is ‘shocked and devastated’ after he was provisionally suspended over an alleged anti-doping breach. The 27-year-old won a silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics with the men’s 4x100m relay team but it emerged on Thursday there was an ‘adverse analytical finding’ from testing that took place during the […]

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GB silver in relay under threat as Ujah is suspended for alleged doping breach

Great Britain sprinter CJ Ujah, who was part of the men’s 4x100m relay team that won silver at the Tokyo Olympics has been provisionally suspended for an alleged doping breach. The 27-year-old was part of the British quartet, alongside Zharnel Hughes, Richard Kilty and Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake who were pipped to the gold by Italy. AFP […]

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A Love Island winner to Daley’s knitting – the Olympic moments you may missed

The Olympic Games in Tokyo will draw to a close this weekend after two weeks of brilliant competition. Team GB have again showed their strength on the global stage with plenty of gold medals across a wide range of sports. AFP The Tokyo Olympics will draw to a close on Sunday The delayed Games will […]

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Frazer Clarke confirms big boxing career move after winning Olympic medal for GB

Team GB’s Olympic super-heavyweight bronze medallist Frazer Clarke has told talkSPORT that he is now going to turn professional. The 29-year-old was delayed a shot at the Olympics as he had to wait his turn after Anthony Joshua and Joe Joyce, then the COVID pandemic pushed Tokyo 2020 back to 2021. AFP Clarke was beaten […]

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Nasty eye cut denies Clarke, Whittaker wins silver but ‘feels like a failure’

There were two boxing medals for Great Britain on Wednesday morning as Ben Whittaker won silver and Frazer Clarke earned a bronze. Whittaker cut an emotional figure as his defeat to Arlen Lopez was confirmed but the Brit was outclassed by his Cuban opponent, who won middleweight gold in Rio five years ago. Getty Whittaker […]

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Gemili in tears after hamstring injury but still walks rest of 200m race

There was Olympic heartbreak for Team GB sprinter Adam Gemili on Tuesday morning as he pulled up in his 200m heat with a hamstring injury. Gemili tore his hamstring on the warm-up track, but bravely tried to compete at Tokyo 2020. AFP Gemili was heartbroken after tearing his hamstring He only got a few metres […]

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