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Yesterday, 19:54

Beth Mead can’t wait to have fans back at Meadow Park on Sunday when Arsenal take on Birmingham City in the Women’s Super League.

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta praised returning supporters for making a “huge difference” to his team as they eased to a Europa League victory over Rapid Vienna.

Arsenal supporters returned to the Emirates Stadium on Thursday night and watched their side ease to a Europa League victory over Rapid Vienna.

Alex Runarsson insists he is ready to challenge to be first choice at Arsenal - otherwise he would not have joined this summer.

The Premier League and the EFL have agreed a rescue package to protect lower-league clubs from going under amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Arsenal will have 900 fans at their Women’s Super League clash with Birmingham City this Sunday the club have announced.

Jill Roord netted a brace as the Netherlands beat Kosovo in their final Euro 2022 playoff. The Dutch won 6-0 scoring all their goals in the second half.

The RFU has welcomed the news that government has given the green light for 15-a-side contact rugby union to return at grassroots level, subject to adaptations.

Five Arsenal Women players have been shortlisted for the first-ever UEFA Women’s team of the year for 2020.

FOOTBALL

Yesterday, 19:54

Beth Mead can’t wait to have fans back at Meadow Park on Sunday when Arsenal take on Birmingham City in the Women’s Super League.

Fri, 11:00

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta praised returning supporters for making a “huge difference” to his team as they eased to a Europa League victory over Rapid Vienna.

Fri, 09:15

Arsenal supporters returned to the Emirates Stadium on Thursday night and watched their side ease to a Europa League victory over Rapid Vienna.

Thu, 14:00

Alex Runarsson insists he is ready to challenge to be first choice at Arsenal - otherwise he would not have joined this summer.

Thu, 12:49

The Premier League and the EFL have agreed a rescue package to protect lower-league clubs from going under amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Thu, 12:38

Arsenal will have 900 fans at their Women’s Super League clash with Birmingham City this Sunday the club have announced.

Wed, 16:03

Jill Roord netted a brace as the Netherlands beat Kosovo in their final Euro 2022 playoff. The Dutch won 6-0 scoring all their goals in the second half.

Cricket

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Middlesex Cricket is delighted to announce that four young cricketers have extended their contracts, with all-rounder Martin Andersson, batsmen Joe Cracknell and Max Holden, and spinner Thilan Walallawita all signing new deals with the club.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

England’s World Cup winning captains Eoin Morgan and Heather Knight will be leading London Spirit men and women in The Hundred next year, it has been announced.

Thursday, October 1, 2020

Middlesex’s talented crop of youngsters can expect more first-team opportunities in 2021 according to head coach Stuart Law.

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Shaheen Shah Afridi took four wickets in four balls as his five-wicket haul made sure Hampshire ended their horror Vitality Blast campaign with victory over Middlesex.

Friday, September 18, 2020

George Garton had a day to remember with four wickets and a match-winning cameo of 24 from just nine balls as Sussex Sharks beat Middlesex by three wickets to keep their quarter-final hopes alive in the Vitality Blast.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Tom Helm was the bowling hero as Middlesex dented Kent’s Vitality Blast qualification hopes by landing a tense two-run win over the former south group leaders in Canterbury.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

All-rounder Martin Andersson feels he is still some way off establishing himself in the Middlesex side despite featuring in all their fixtures so far this season.

Rugby

Tue, 17:01

The RFU has welcomed the news that government has given the green light for 15-a-side contact rugby union to return at grassroots level, subject to adaptations.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

The British & Irish Lions and SA Rugby have confirmed the 2021 tour to South Africa will go ahead as scheduled.

Friday, July 3, 2020

Premiership Rugby clubs can return to contact training on Monday in “significant milestone” towards the league’s planned resumption on August 15.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Finsbury Park RFC have launched a new club crest, created and voted for by the club’s players as they head into their 10th season.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

The Rugby Football Union is undertaking a review into the “historical context” of Swing Low, Sweet Chariot – a favourite song among England supporters which has roots in American slavery.

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Lord Myners has warned rugby union players it would be “foolhardy” to feel they need to go on strike after his review prompted clubs to announce a substantial cut to the salary cap from next season.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Premiership rugby stars could go on strike over contractual issues arising from the league’s expected confirmation of a reduction of next season’s salary cap by up to 25 per cent.

Other Sport

Thursday, November 26, 2020

For the second time in as many months, Hoxton’s Lion ABC has been rocked with the sad news of the loss of another of its veteran boxing stalwarts, as Stan Ewens passed away earlier this month.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

James McDonnell, affectionately referred to as “Jimmy Mac” among the capital’s boxing fraternity, was born on September, 12, 1960 and hailed from Camden Town.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Londoner Martin Power, of Irish stock, was born on Valentine’s Day in 1980 and had very successful amateur and professional careers.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

This weekend will see the new Women’s Super League season kick off with Aston Villa taking on Manchester City opening the new 2020-21 campaign on Saturday before the likes of Arsenal, West Ham and Tottenham start the following day.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Colin ‘Dynamo’ Dunne celebrates his 50th birthday this month – where has the time gone?

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Former Finchley and Islington BC fighter Shannon Courtenay says she is ready to justify her hype when she takes on Rachel Ball over eight rounds in a Super-Bantamweight contest at Matchroom Fight Camp this Friday August 14 in Brentwood, Essex, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Islington Boxing Club will reopen on Saturday (July 25) after a four-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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