Mike Tyson knocks Floyd Mayweather for claiming to be the greatest boxer of all time, lists fighters that were ‘better’

Boxing legend, Mike Tyson, has knocked boxing champion Floyd Mayweather since he  retired unbeaten at 50-0, saying he’s the best boxer of all time.  ‘Iron Mike’ as he is fondly called, retired with a record of 50-6 feels the icons of the sport have been disrespected by…

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Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles and star winger Allan Saint-Maximin are suffering from long Covid and struggling to walk

Captain Jamaal Lascelles and Allan Saint-Maximin of Newcastle United are reportedly suffering  from ‘Covid-19 long-term effects following the mass outbreak of the club.  Back in November, after a Covid-19 outbreak forced  them to cancel training, Newcastle’s Benton  headquarters was closed.  Federico Fernandez and Isaac Hayden reported that during the outbreak, they both tested positive for COVID-19, which saw more than 10 people at the club test positive. Now, club sources have confirmed that Lascelles and Saint-Maximin have also been struggling with the virus. The two who last played for Newcastle in their November 21st, 2-0 loss at Chelsea have not…

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Italy becomes the fifth country to detect mutated Covid virus after infected British traveller flew to Rome

Italy has detected a patient infected with the coronavirus mutated strain that first appeared in  Britain, becoming the fifth country to record a case outside the UK.  The Italian Ministry of Health said the Italian patient had flown to Rome from the United Kingdom in the last few days with his partner, who had not tested positive. The pair are isolating themselves now. In Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, and Belgium, the mutated Covid virus is said to be up to 70% more contagious than normal Covid and has been spotted.  On Monday morning, the French Health Minister said it was ‘entirely plausible’ that the virus variant was already circulating in France despite studies not picking it up yet, while the First Minister of Northern Ireland said it was ‘probable’ that the strain was also there. As part of an international crackdown to monitor the mutant virus, more than a dozen  nations, including France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, and Canada, have banned travel to and from the UK.

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins the Golden Foot award before his arch-rival Lionel Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Golden Foot award before his arch-rival, Lionel Messi. The 35-year-old Portuguese and Juventus striker had another standout season with Juventus  winning the Serie A title as well as the Capocannoniere, the top goalscorer award.  Despite Messi winning more Balon d’Or awards than Ronaldo,…

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FC Lorient groundsman tragically dies after a floodlight bar falls on him on the pitch in a freak accident

A man who served as a groundsman for French club FC allegedly died after a stadium  floodlight bar dropped on him.  The freak accident occurred shortly after Lorient’s 3-0 loss to Rennes on Sunday evening,  December 20, at 7.00 pm local time. The Lorient employee, 38, needed automatic external defibrillator treatment to save his life, according to Canal Plus France, but despite the best medical assistance efforts, the groundsman was rushed to intensive care at Scorff hospital and was on a life support system.  News later broke last night that a staff member of the club had died. Two other ground staff were also taken to a hospital, but no physical injuries were sustained.  According to local news outlets, the groundsman, who worked for the French club as a volunteer,  was a father of three At the time of the crash, the mayor of Lorient, Fabrice Loher, was at the stadium and said: ‘This is a horrible accident. The police have marked the scene from the Lorient police station and an investigation is underway to understand the circumstances of the accident.’

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