Category Archives: Sports

Holders Manchester City will face Arsenal

Holders Manchester City will play Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-finals following a 2-0 win over Newcastle United at St. James park this evening. City, who beat Watford 6-0 in last year’s final, were kept apart from arch-rivals Manchester United, who have been drawn to play Chelsea. Both semi-finals will be played at Wembley over the weekend of July 18-19, with the final scheduled for Saturday, August 1 at the same venue. BBC pundit Alan Shearer conducted […]

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Bernie Ecclestone comes under fire for comments he made yesterday.

Former F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone has caused outrage after claiming black people were more racist than white people in a bizarre television interview. Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton called out his sport’s initial silence over the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in Minneapolis after a white US police officer knelt on his neck last month. But Ecclestone, who stepped down as chief executive in 2017, appeared on CNN in an interview and said […]

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‘In lots of cases Black people are more racist than White people’ – Billionaire Formula one boss Bernie Ecclestone says

It seems the Billionaire Formula one car racing boss, Bernie Ecclestone has played down racism within the sport and made the astonishing claim that “in many cases black people are more racist than white people”.   Bernie Ecclestone is credited with transforming Formula One into a global, billion-dollar business with races in all corners of the world, but like many organisations, the sport he helped create has come under scrutiny following George Floyd’s death.   In an […]

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Lewis Hamilton to head commission aimed at increasing diversity in motor sport

According to PA, Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton is to set up a commission to increase black representation in motor sport. Hamilton, who previously said he felt “so much anger, sadness and disbelief” after the death of George Floyd, has spoken widely on race in light of protests following the killing in Minneapolis. He wrote in The Sunday Times that racism was “only too familiar to me” and said while people were quick to condemn racist gestures […]

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What is really going on in the World of Tennis at the moment?

Novak Djokovic’s coach Goran Ivanisevic is the latest person involved with the world number one’s Adria Tour to test positive for coronavirus. Former Wimbledon champion Ivanisevic, 48, was the director of the Croatian leg of the event organised by Djokovic. Serbia’s Djokovic apologised after becoming the fourth player – along with Grigor Dimitrov, Viktor Troicki and Borna Coric – to test positive. Ivanisevic urged people he has been in contact with to “take extra care”. The Croat said he […]

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