Category: Other Sports

Wightman Is World Champion

Nottingham born middle distance runner Jake Wightman has won Great Britain’s first Gold Medal at the World Championships in Oregon, US. After beating Norway’s Jakob Ingebrigsten into second place during… read more Wightman Is World Champion

NTU Awards Sporting Stars

Nottingham Trent University has announced the latest recipients of honorary degrees and awards which will be presented during graduation ceremonies at University Hall from 11-26 July 2022. Those collecting honorary… read more NTU Awards Sporting Stars

Cairns Aiming For Sixth Pro Win

Debuting with a third round stoppage success back in June 2019, Worksop professional boxer, Declan Cairns, 5-0 (1), is preparing to step through the ropes for what will be his… read more Cairns Aiming For Sixth Pro Win

Hutsby Looking To Extend Unbeaten Record

Prior to his opposing Jordan Grannum back in March this year, the Derbyshire-based, Nottingham-born, middleweight, Jack ‘Juggernaut’ Hutsby, currently 6-0-1, had only had five professional outings, in four years –… read more Hutsby Looking To Extend Unbeaten Record

Double Delight For Maia

Brazilian tennis star Beatriz Haddad Maia is the Rothesay Nottingham Open ladies singles champion for 2022 after beating American Alison Riske in a tense final and in a superb Sunday… read more Double Delight For Maia

Nottingham Potters

One of the most popular sport in the eighties, Snooker was a game watched by millions in its heyday, with the likes of Steve Davis, Alex Higgins, and Jimmy White… read more Nottingham Potters

Evans Through To Last Four

Birmingham born Brit, Dan Evans is through to the men’s tournament semi-finals at the Rothesay Nottingham Open after beating Marc Andrea-Huesler in two straight sets. He will now play the… read more Evans Through To Last Four

Watson Out As Evans Marches On

Heather Watson was beaten in the round of sixteen by Viktorija Golubic to crash out of the women’s singles tournament but Dan Evans is through to round three of the… read more Watson Out As Evans Marches On

Raducanu Out Of Nottingham Open

Number two seed Emma Raducanu has withdrawn from the Nottingham Open after retiring less than an hour into her first round match against Viktorija Golubic after struggling with an injury… read more Raducanu Out Of Nottingham Open

Shaw Hoping To Rid Covid Setback

The first half (or as near as it can be) for Nottingham’s pro cyclist, James Shaw, has been one of very mixed, emotions, feelings, that’s for sure. Late last year… read more Shaw Hoping To Rid Covid Setback

Bees Win Cup

Beeston Hockey Club are Tier 1 National Cup winners for the second time in three years after beating Buckingham in the final on Saturday at Lee Valley by three goals… read more Bees Win Cup

Bees Buzzing For National Cup Final

On Saturday 21st May, Beeston Hockey Club Ladies 1sts will travel to Lee Valley Hockey Centre at the Olympic Park to compete in the Tier 1 National Cup final. The… read more Bees Buzzing For National Cup Final

Semtex Bows Out With KO Win

Bellator 281 and Nottingham’s Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley finished his career in style on Friday night, weathering a Brazilian storm to score a ‘monster knock-out’ against Wendell Giacomo, a little over… read more Semtex Bows Out With KO Win

Fighting Legend ‘Semtex’ To Hang Up His Gloves

Nottingham born mixed martial arts star and kickboxer, Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley is to hang up his fists and call time on a 19-year career after one last hoorah tonight at… read more Fighting Legend ‘Semtex’ To Hang Up His Gloves

Wildcats Fall Short At Suns

The WBBL Playoff dream for Nottingham Wildcats is over for the 2021/22 season as they were beaten at Sevenoaks Suns by the narrowest of margins in a semi-final in Surrey… read more Wildcats Fall Short At Suns

Golf Club Review: The Nottinghamshire (May 2022)

A long awaited local golf club I first went to in July 2021 was the sublime Nottinghamshire Golf & Country Club where I reviewed the Championship Course and back then,… read more Golf Club Review: The Nottinghamshire (May 2022)

Nottingham Student Taking NFL Pathway

Let’s talk American Football, and the NFL, well, the NFL’s International Player Pathway Program to be precise, and the recent addition, on the 2022 intake, of former University of Nottingham… read more Nottingham Student Taking NFL Pathway

What’s In A Shirt

So the big news is that the previous owner of the world’s most sought after football shirt in history is about seven million times richer than he was a day… read more What’s In A Shirt

Wildcats Reach Semi-Final

Nottingham Wildcats have reached the semi-finals of the WBBL Playoffs after beating Leicester Riders at the Morningside Arena on Sunday to face Sevenoaks Suns next week, in a place for… read more Wildcats Reach Semi-Final

Jayne Torvill’s Sporting DNA Journey

Nottingham Royalty, of the sporting kind, featured on the recent episode of ITVs DNA Journey (Tuesday 26 April 2022) as Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, better known as the Olympic… read more Jayne Torvill’s Sporting DNA Journey