The latest in wearable sports technology

The world of sport is continually changing and technology is driving this change, this technology is making decisions easier for referees, making sport safer and helping athletes and teams to perform to their absolute maximum.   Here’s a look at some wearable sports tech that has made a big impact on the world of sport and […]

28th January 2020 read full article

2020 Champions Cup Rugby Quarter Final Preview

It’s been an interesting year in the Champions Cup so far, full of action, scandals, disappointment and success.  In scandal terms, were talking about Saracens, in November 2019, they were handed a 35-point deduction and fined £5.3m after they were found to have breached Premiership Rugby salary cap regulations over the previous three seasons.  At the […]

24th January 2020 read full article

Super Bowl LIV 49ers V Chiefs

The 2019/20 season is nearly over and what a grand finale is going to be.  Half way through this season we predicted 2 of these four teams would meeting in the Super Bowl – The previous Super Bowl winners, New England Patriots, The San Fran 49ers, The Green Bay Packers and the Kansas City Chiefs.  […]

23rd January 2020 read full article

The importance of hydration in sport

Hydration is a vital component of sports performance, and is also hugely important for recovery afterwards.  Dehydration can be caused by a number of different factors to people of all ages, the main causes are vomiting / diarrhoea, excess sweating and fever.  In this article we are going to focus around athletes and sport where […]

20th January 2020 read full article

The 10 most followed teams in America

There are a number of ways on how to determine the most popular teams, you can look at google search results, TV rights deals, commercial contracts or social media following.  Social media is a great barometer of popularity in the this modern era, so we though it would be interesting to see how the American […]

20th January 2020 read full article

Most followed football clubs on social media

2019 has seen some big moves in the social media followings of the big football clubs.  The main movers are Liverpool and Juventus, the Italian giant has jumped 3 places from last year, while Liverpool jumped two places.  Below are the 10 most followed football clubs in the world, taking into account Twitter, Facebook and […]

16th January 2020 read full article

Interview: Adventure Athlete Ben Turner

Ben Turner is an adventure athlete and coach, speaker and brand ambassador; pursuing his dream of winning the  Iron-man World Championship, Kona in 2022. Ben is currently training to break the Fastest Known Time of the Cape Wrath Trail (CWT) in Scotland.  Regarded as the UK’s toughest trail, the CWT is 230 miles through the […]

15th January 2020 read full article

The Premier League so far in 2019/20

The Premier League is never short of drama and this year has been no exception and managers seem to have been the biggest casualties so far.  Unai Emery was fired from Arsenal at the end of November, Mauricio Pochettino departed Tottenham which gave Jose Mourinho a line back into the premier league, Manuel Peligreni lost […]

10th January 2020 read full article

Top 5 Tips on Creating a Successful Sports Blog

Nowadays anyone having a laptop, Internet connectivity and little bit of sports knowledge can set up their own sports blog. It implies that you will need to work really hard to make yours stand out from the crowd. Here in this short article, we will acquaint you with some important tips that can help you […]

9th January 2020 read full article

2020 NFL Playoffs – The End Game

In season terms over at the NFL, we’re in the end game now!  The regular season is over and the we’re now into the vital divisional play offs, leading up to the Super Bowl Super LIV, the 54th Super Bowl.  It will be held at the Hard Rock Cafe Stadium in Miami Garden in 2nd […]

7th January 2020 read full article

Athletes First – There will never be a safe space to tell the truth

Intro Caradh O’Donovan is a former Kickboxer and is also a member of the Irish Karate Team. After a successful career in kickboxing winning multiple World, European and National Titles she recently made the switch to Karate where she has since won numerous National Championships. Caradh’s lifelong passion for sport motivated her to attain a […]

6th January 2020 read full article

2020 sporting calendar

Every year there are a host of annual sporting events as well as some other major non annual events.  Here are the dates for all major annual sporting events as will as the 3 major non annual events taking place in 2020 – The Tokyo Summer Olympics, Euro 2020 Football and the Ryder Cup Put these in […]

3rd January 2020 read full article

Sporting memories of the decade

10 years is a long time in sport and trying to narrow down a list of great moment is not easy.  This decade has seen it all, massive scandals like the FIFA saga, Russian getting banned from the Olympics for doping but it’s the good things that we remember best.  Everything from impossible comebacks, immortal […]

1st January 2020 read full article

Great sporting moments from 2019

Every year without doubt delivers on some great moments in sport and 2019 was no different. Old rivalries battled it out, records were broken, world cups were payed out and new superstars emerged.  It’s not easy to pick the best moment in sport over a year long period but the bellow are our pick and […]

28th December 2019 read full article

The greatest darts players of all time

Darts may not have the super athletes that other sports has, but it’s progression from a pub game to where it is now is pretty special.   Gone are the days of televised events where players drank and smoked heavily while competing, modern day darts is a streamlined and flashy sport that attracts huge audiences both […]

21st December 2019 read full article

The massive revival of Darts

Noticed you’re seeing a lot more darts on tv these days?  Well don’t be too shocked because darts has had a massive rival in recent years and we’re going to find out why. Darts in the 1980s Darts was sport that started in pubs, then moved to halls where it started to draw spectators, then […]

18th December 2019 read full article

The fastest motorised sport

So we’ve already covered the fastest ball / field sport and The fastest non-motorised sport now it’s time to finish off the series with the fastest motor racing sport! Formula 1 The top race speed of an F1 car was set in the Italian Grand Prix 2004 by Antônio Pizzonia of the BMW WilliamsF1 at […]

16th December 2019 read full article

Fittest Tennis Players 2019

  Tennis really can be a gruelling sport – well, gruelling for the players but highly enjoyable for the spectators! Watching the best in the world compete in best of five-set matches is really a sight to behold, and the limits that these guys can push their bodies to is simply breathtaking. Although the season […]

12th December 2019 read full article

Meet athlete and runner Samantha Harrison

Samantha Harrison has a rare and pretty inspirational story for anyone looking to take up a sport, this 24 year old from Nottinghamshire only took up running a year ago and has already won a load of 10k’s and half marathons!   Samantha only started taking running seriously in September 2018 when she entered her first […]

11th December 2019 read full article

Current boxing champions across the weights and belts

The latest big news from boxing was the Anthony Joshua V’s Andy Ruiz fight in Saudi Arabia on the 7th December,  Joshua won in 12 rounds winning back his WBA, WBO and IBF title belts. Heavyweight divisions aside, there are currently over 50 legitimate champions who hold major belts across the sport’s 17 weight divisions! […]

9th December 2019 read full article

Top try and point scorers and emerging talent from RWC 2019

The 2019 and ninth edition of Rugby World cup has been by far the biggest so far.  The competition produced ample drama, suspense and some big shocks.  It also let the new generation shine with some amazing emerging players showing the world what they can do. A total of 20 teams qualified with 8 teams […]

8th December 2019 read full article

The most successful car manufacturers at Le Mans over the years

The legendary The 24 Hours of Le Mans or Grand Prix of Speed and Endurance, has been run annually since 1923 at the Sarthe road-racing circuit, near Le Mans, France. Le Mans long been at the forefront of automotive pioneering and innovation issuing from major car companies.  The push for greater speed, durability, aerodynamics, fuel […]

5th December 2019 read full article

Week 14 in the NFL and the Playoffs

Things are really heating up in the NFL, the regular season is drawing to an end and there is some fierce competition and last minute fighting to try make the playoffs.  The playoffs will start in January followed by the the season finale – Super Bowl Super LIV, the 54th Super Bowl and the 50th […]

3rd December 2019 read full article

The 2019/20 NBA Season so far

Every year all these 30 teams compete for the elite The NBA Finals which is the is the annual championship series of the NBA. The Eastern and Western conference champions play a best-of-seven game series to determine the league champion. The winners of the Finals are then awarded the much coveted Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy. […]

3rd December 2019 read full article

The best way to follow sporting events

The world of television has changed so much over the past 10 years.  It used to be that everything you wanted to watch was on television, but with the dramatic increase of TV rights deals that scene has changed dramatically.  Now it’s all about on demand, PPV or live streaming.  We’re going to run through […]

3rd December 2019 read full article

A History of the Le Mans 24

The 24 hours of Le Mans is the original and oldest endurance race and still the best.  The legendary motor race  got a major Hollywood boost back in 1971 in “Le Mans” staring Steve McQueen and has just got another Hollywood dressing by the movie “LeMans 66” which is an excellent watch.  We’re going to […]

2nd December 2019 read full article

High protein nuts fruits & berries – The natural source

If you play a lot of sport or exercise, getting the right amount of protein is necessary.  Most of it can be got from our natural diet, but in a lot of cases you may need to consume extra protein. Nowadays there are lot’s of shortcuts for people looking for protein supplements, in every convenience […]

29th November 2019 read full article

The Best Locations To Go Extreme Camping This Year

  Camping can be all about basking in the glory of the great outdoors by spending days wandering about the natural gifts offered by Mother Nature. But, nature isn’t only about butterflies and daisies. Specific camping locations might require you to do more than sit in front of a campfire.    Here are five of […]

28th November 2019 read full article

NFL 2019/20 so far and Play Off Predictions

We’re now in week 13 and it’s been a brilliant but somewhat predictable NFL season so far.  The 2019/20 season kicked of on 5th September and with the regular season running into December. The season finale will be the Super Bowl Super LIV, the 54th Super Bowl and the 50th modern-era National Football League.  It […]

26th November 2019 read full article

Wingsuit flyer Fraser Corsan – the world’s fastest man

We caught up with Fraser Corsan, he’s a very experienced wingsuit flyer – the world’s fastest non motorised sport.  Fraser Fraser Corsan holds the world record, which clocks in at 400 kph (249mph)! How many jumps/flights have you done? I have just over 2,500 jumps of which 1500 are wingsuit skydives. Highest jump and are […]

25th November 2019 read full article

The World’s Top Vegan Athletes

After watching the Netflix documentary “Game Changers” we thought we’d discuss some of the top vegan athletes in sport.  The Vegan debate is raging louder than ever and we can no longer ignore the fact that – Plant powered athletes can be just as effective as any athlete powered by animal protein.  But there is […]

21st November 2019 read full article

Here is how You can stream all NFL videos without any restrictions

We’re now in week 12 and it’s been a cracking NFL season so far.  The 2019/20 season kicked of on 5th September and with the regular season running into December.  In January six teams from each of the league’s two conferences qualify for the playoffs based on regular-season records. The season finale with be the Super […]

21st November 2019 read full article

How to Take Your Golf Game to the Next Level  

  Fancy a game of golf? While it is an expensive and demanding pastime, and many don’t see anything interesting about a bunch of people walking around a park hitting small white balls, golf is an excellent way to spend time outside and work on your body as well as your mind. If you are […]

20th November 2019 read full article

A few things to should know about Wingsuit Flying

Humans have many dreams and wishes, some wish they were super rich, some want telepathic powers but one of of the most common dreams people have is to be able to fly.  And in the late 1990’s that dream was made possible with development of wingsuits.  The wingsuit creates a surface area with fabric between […]

19th November 2019 read full article

Diabetes Prevention through a healthy lifestyle

The rise in Diabetes has become a major concern and burden on health departments across the world, to put in in perspective – the number of people with diabetes has risen from 108 million in 1980 to 463 million in 2018, with the highest growth is in middle and low income countries, according to the […]

14th November 2019 read full article

The difference between yoga and pilates

So yoga and pilates, both require matts, bending into awkward positions and some tight clothes, however there’s a lot more than meets the eye to these two fine arts! We’re going to delve back to their history, the differences and why people choose one over the other. Yoga Yoga is though to 5,000 years old […]

13th November 2019 read full article

Rackets sports and cardio fitness

Different sport serve different purposes and everyone of them are healthy in some way or form.  But if you really want to shed pounds and tone up, you need to do high intensity workouts.  Raising the intensity level and the time period of your workout means your body will continue to burn calories throughout the rest […]

11th November 2019 read full article

Biggest football stadiums in United Kingdom

We usually come up with ideas for our articles based on internal questions and trivia or from inquisitive readers.  This topic came up while discussing the biggest stadiums around the world, a passionate football supporter commented that England had the biggest stadiums, to which we disagreed! The cost of these super stadiums is just enormous, […]

8th November 2019 read full article

The most injury prone sports

One of our most popular articles over the past few years has been “the most dangerous sports”  in this post we discussed the most dangerous sports based on serious injuries or even death.   In this article we are going to focus on the most injury prone, some of these sports are not classed as dangerous […]

30th October 2019 read full article

The 10 most enjoyable Solo sports

Some people love playing on a team and being part of it’s ups downs and bonding, other prefer individual sports where you are solely relying on yourself rather than a team, then there are other sports that you can do and play on your own, without any opponent! For the purpose of this article we […]

28th October 2019 read full article

6 of the most inspirational soccer stadiums in Europe

  All aspiring soccer players dream of playing and scoring at the biggest and best stadiums on the planet. These stadiums are not only sporting venues – they are places of worship for millions of fans across the globe. They are venues where hopes and aspirations are made and shattered in equal measure. Some soccer […]

22nd October 2019 read full article

World Cup 2019 Semi Finals

What a World Cup it’s been so far, full of surprises and not least by the host nation itself Japan, steam rolling through Ireland, and then Scotland in the pool stages.  The cherry blossoms, had gained a whole new fan base going into the quarter finals and fought valiantly against South Africa for a place […]

21st October 2019 read full article

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16th October 2019 read full article

Most successful teams in EuroLeague Basketball

In basketball terms, the EuroLeague is the the NBA of Europe,  the EuroLeague is one of the most popular indoor sports leagues in the world, with an average attendance of 8,780 for league matches in the 2017–18 season. That was the fifth-highest of any professional indoor sports league in the world (the highest outside the […]

16th October 2019 read full article

The most outstanding world records in sport

Records were made to be broken, and they will all be broken at some stage, there are some though which will stand the test of time.  We’ve done a little research and picked some which we think, are the most outstanding world records in sport.  These are by no means the longest standing world records […]

15th October 2019 read full article

The most expensive racehorses in the World

  Horse racing is known as the sport of kings, and when the word royalty is used, it usually come with things ending in a lot of zeros.   Novices can either make or lose a lot of money on buying a horse and it’s a game best served for people in the know with deep […]

7th October 2019 read full article

How Much Does It Cost To Play Junior Hockey

There was a time when it was common that kids in colder climates would naturally play hockey without any pomp or circumstance. With the abundance of outdoor rinks, you really only needed a pair of skates and stick in order to get into the game.    Where hockey once seemed like an inclusive or ideal […]

3rd October 2019 read full article

10 Of the Best Kept Secret European Ski Locations

  Have you been thinking of taking your skiing adventures a notch higher? Probably skiing in lesser-known Europe’s ski locations?  Well, there are some breathtaking ski destinations that you have probably not heard of yet. These locations have more than picturesque sceneries to offer. Forget about dealing with long queues at your regular ski resort. […]

2nd October 2019 read full article

Catch a Wave on the Best Hawaii Surfing Spots

“Relaxing” is a relative term. There’s lounging poolside while sipping tropical drinks. There are spa days. There are yoga and meditation. There are camping and hiking. There’s even napping on the beach. And then there’s surfing in Hawaii, which is a whole other level of relaxation. Whether you’re a seasoned surfer or a beginner, there’s […]

1st October 2019 read full article

4 Simple Tips for a More Effective Workout

4 Simple Tips for a More Effective Workout Have you been working hard at the gym but not seeing the type of workout results that you’ve been looking for? Annoying isn’t it? Thankfully, with a few tips, we can make the most out of our workouts. Below is a list of four different tips that […]

26th September 2019 read full article

The most successful football clubs in China

When it comes to football in China, the Super League is the Premier League/ La Liga/ Serie A.  The Chinese Super League was created by the rebranding of the former top division Chinese Football Association Jia-A League in 2004.  To determine the most successful clubs in recent years, we are taking the successes in the old Jia-A […]

17th September 2019 read full article

All about the EuroLeague Basketball

If you don’t follow basketball you may not realise just how big the game is across Europe and that it’s not all about the NBA (National Basketball Association) in the USA! To put it in perspective, the EuroLeague is one of the most popular indoor sports leagues in the world, with an average attendance of 8,780 for […]

13th September 2019 read full article

Inside the Chinese Super League

There’s a sleeping giant in the world of football and it’s called the China Super League, it currently ranks 14th among professional sports leagues in the world by revenue and is now and the 6th highest professional association football league in the world, behind Bundesliga, Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and Liga MX and is growing rapidly. About the Super League The Chinese […]

12th September 2019 read full article

The big 3 in tennis

There used to be a quasi big 4 in tennis Rodger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and 4th by a long shot Andy Murray. As good as a player he was at his top level, we never felt his place was worthy at this table. He has won 3 grand slams, but so has Wawrinka. […]

11th September 2019 read full article

The rise of Touch and Tag Rugby

Non contact rugby has seen huge growth over the past 10 years, the sports are played by amateur both men and women from U7’s right up to senior level. There is also big growth among professional athletes, especially rugby players who play the sports out of season to keep fit. The 10 most physically demanding […]

11th September 2019 read full article

Choosing the right running shoe for your foot

We have written a lot about running over the years, and have covered everything from trail to ultra runs. This time we’re focusing on the single most important piece of equipment you need for running, so before you get out there and pound those roads, you need to make sure you have the right tools […]

9th September 2019 read full article

Choosing the right running shoe for different surfaces

If you’re serious about running then there are a lot of things to consider and it can get complicated! To start with you need to choose the right shoe for the right surface, and then there’s choosing the right trainer for your foot shape etc. We going to start with choosing the right shoe for […]

5th September 2019 read full article

The best martial arts for fitness

Different martial arts / combat sports have become super popular for a variety of reasons, self defence, people learning a martial art to try compete but the real growth among both male and females has been for fitness. The nature of the below sports mean that you need to be super fit to get to […]

4th September 2019 read full article

A guide to combat sports

Combat sports are more popular than ever and the latest craze is combat sports training for fitness. Boxing training in particular has exploded around the world, and it’s because it’s such a great all over body work out without getting punched! But other martial arts are also very popular and the growth of mixed martial […]

3rd September 2019 read full article

The 10 most successful rugby clubs in Europe

When it comes to rugby union in Europe there are 6 different countries who compete (some would argue 5!) An in terms of importance there are 4 main competitions. The English Premiership – Which is made up of 12 teams competing against each other annually. The competition has been played since 1987, and has evolved […]

2nd September 2019 read full article

The most successful baseball teams in the MLB

Baseball is one of the big four American sports, and in the late 19th century, it was widely recognised as the national sport of the United States. The sport is hugely popular in the USA, Canada, parts of Central and South America, the Caribbean, and East Asia, particularly in Japan and South Korea. Major League Baseball MLB The Major League […]

30th August 2019 read full article

Simple Sleep Tips

We recent wrote a piece on the importance of sleep for the mind and body, where we discussed the effects a poor sleeping pattern can have on us, and it doesn’t make for pleasant reading! Besides the physical effects there can also be mental effects apart from that tired and cranky feeling after a bad […]

29th August 2019 read full article

The most successful Hockey Teams in the NHL

Hockey many be the smallest of the big four American sports – NFL, Basketball and Baseball, but it still has a huge and very loyal fanbase. It’s the national sport of Canada and played in most of the northern US states, it’s also widely played across Russia and Northern Europe and so has a huge […]

28th August 2019 read full article

Our pick of the best sports books

This is very much down to opinion and we’re not claiming that our list is the greatest sport books of all time! We will keep updating this anytime we read something that is worthy. Or if you’ve read a great sports book, get in touch – and send us your opinion. Moneyball: The Art […]

27th August 2019 read full article

The importance of sleep for the mind and body

We all know what it feels like to wake up cranky and then spend a day feeling tired, irritable and dazed. Our body and indeed minds need rest, this is true for all humans. And if you’re an athlete or even just do a lot of sport or working out this is especially true. Physical […]

22nd August 2019 read full article

The most successful NBA Teams of all time

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the highest level mens professional league in the world. It’s made up of composed of 30 teams, 29 in the United States and 1 in Canada – The Toronto Raptors, who won the championship in 2019 for the first time ever. Every year all these 30 teams compete for the elite […]

21st August 2019 read full article

The Most Successful NFL Teams

While American Football may be just an American sport, that doesn’t stop it from being a global giant. The figures behind it are astounding, and the NFL has the biggest TV rights deal in any sport. The NFL signed a new 9 year deal from 2014 to 2022 with four US networks CBS, Fox, NBC […]

20th August 2019 read full article

The 10 Best Football Clubs in Europe

We recently wrote an article on the most successful football clubs in Europe based on trophies won, and the winner was a Scottish club! We got a lot of comments criticising the list but based on the number of trophies won it’s accurate, like it or not! So we’re revisiting this with the best football […]

15th August 2019 read full article

Evolution of Tennis Rackets

Tennis rackets weren’t used until around the 14th century, in a game called Real or Royal Tennis. You can find out more about the games origin in our piece – The History of Tennis. These very basic rackets were made with strings made of gut, bound together in a wooden frame. It’s not easy to […]

14th August 2019 read full article

The History Of Tennis

When researching the history of some sports it can be hard to get hard facts as there are conflicting stories, so we’re going pure by research here. One thing we do know for sure is that tennis derived from a game called Real Tennis or Royal Tennis. Real Tennis Most historians and opinions suggest that tennis originated […]

13th August 2019 read full article

2019/20 NFL Season Preview

What an amazing NFL season we had last year, the The Rams made it to the Superbowl, for the first time in 20 years and haven’t made the payoffs since 2004 so were somewhat underdogs coming into this season. But it was the New England Patriots who were victorious winning their 6th Superbowl, which is […]

12th August 2019 read full article

The History of Hockey

The sport of hockey can be traced back to ancient Greece. Images of people playing with a curved stick and ball have been found, dating back to 600 BC.  The sport also has history in China where beikou, a game with some similarities to field hockey, has been played for about 1,000 years. In India […]

6th August 2019 read full article

Betting tips for the Upcoming Premier League Season

Are you excited for the new EPL season? Liverpool will take on Norwich City Friday night. West Ham will welcome Man City the following day while Arsenal, Chelsea and Man United will all be in action on Sunday. You’ve probably booked your tickets, or maybe you’ll watch your favorite team play at the comfort of […]

5th August 2019 read full article

All you need to know about the FIH Hockey World Cup

Field Hockey has been one of the more popular sports on PledgeSports over the years, to date we have helped teams from all over the world raise nearly 80K. With the participation of India and Pakistan Hockey is now one of the most watched and most played sports in the world. So let’s find out […]

1st August 2019 read full article

Football- the most profitable sport in the world

What is sport? This is not only active exercise, but, first of all, it is a healthy lifestyle.  Football is sport number one! A lot of positive energy is transmitted from the participants of the game to the audience! It’s adrenaline, satisfaction from the game from their capabilities on the field and their skills!   […]

30th July 2019 read full article

DeSean Jackson Isn’t Getting On Board The Philadelphia Eagles Hype Train

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson isn’t buying into the Super Bowl hype surrounding the team right now. The Eagles are thought to be the team who will dominate the NFL next term, and with good reason. They are expected to win more than 13 regular-season games, cruise through the NFC and see Carson Wentz […]

29th July 2019 read full article

Sponsorship for Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Pledge Sport Campaign to Secure Fresh Sponsorship in Preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Paralympian Stephen Miller MBE from Cramlington is looking for fresh sponsorship and support to help him add to his extensive medal collection at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics . Miller, 39, has dedicated more than half his life to the sport he loves […]

28th July 2019 read full article

PledgeSports Crowdfunding -Interesting Facts

Everyday is different here at PledgeSports, somedays are boring and some days everything just lights up. So we thought it would be fun to list some interesting facts! We have had 1000’s of people and teams on PledgeSports since 2014 and so have seen all sorts! Let’s start with some people stories. Youngest and Oldest […]

25th July 2019 read full article

Tokyo 2020 Preview

After the success and some controversy of the summer Olympic Games in Rio 2016, another Olympics is only a year away. The Tokyo 2020 Olympics will take place from 24th July to 9th August 2020 in Tokyo, Japan. This is the third time the Japanese capital has been awarded the games. And with a qualification […]

23rd July 2019 read full article

Multi Disciplined Sports

Most athletes specialise in one sport and train and compete for just that sport. There are some however who like to take on a little more and train and compete in a few different sports for the same event! These events usually end in ‘thlon’ Let’s look at the different ones starting with 2 sport […]

19th July 2019 read full article

Running the Ruler Over Upcoming Boxing Title Fights

All the hype has been around Pacquiao vs. Thurman, but that isn’t the only boxing title fight this summer. Fans can look forward to a range of other title fights where belts will be awarded from one or more of the four global boxing federations. On July 27, Jose Carlos Ramirez will face Maurice Hooker […]

18th July 2019 read full article

Best Euro 2020 Qualifier Betting Tips

Euro 2020 is set to the biggest European football tournament ever, with 24 countries competing in 12 countries. The upgraded tournament will be staged in venues across the European continent to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the first European championships in 1960. This is shaping up as the biggest international football event on the […]

18th July 2019 read full article

The Open 2019 Preview

The Open makes an historic return to Northern Ireland in 2019. Golf’s oldest and most international championship returns after 68 years with the world’s greatest golfers battling it out for the Claret Jug over 4 days at the Dunluce Links at Portrush. The 148th edition of The Open is being dubbed the greatest sporting event […]

18th July 2019 read full article

The Biggest Sporting Events in the World

On July 20, 1969, an estimated 530 million people watched the live global broadcast of the Apollo 11 moonlanding (this constituted around 14% of total population of the world at the time. Lot’s of other events through history from Some of the big Mohammad Ali fights to Live Aid, Olympics Opening ceremonies and many other […]

16th July 2019 read full article

Cricket World Cup History and Winners

Every sport has a world cup but some are bigger events than others and the Cricket World cup is one of the biggest. Held every four years, it’s a premier contest in one-day cricket and one of the most-watched sporting events in the world. History of the Cricket World Cup The event is organised by […]

15th July 2019 read full article

Federer V Djokovic Head to Head

There’s the big 3 in tennis – Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. Between them, they have more or less completely dominated mens tennis over the past 20 years. Djokovic is the current number one, Nadal number two and Federer number three Time at number 1 Roger Federer has spent a total of 310 weeks at world […]

13th July 2019 read full article

A History of the Women’s World Cup

What a year it’s been for women in sport and the World Cup final on the 7th July has really been the icing on the cake with four-time World Cup champions – the USA Women’s national team beating the Netherlands 2-0 in Sunday’s final. To give you an idea of just how big women’s soccer […]

9th July 2019 read full article