Grand National: Top-weight Hewick bids to join Red Rum in Aintree history books for John ‘Shark’ Hanlon | Racing News

King George hero Hewick will carry top weight in this year’s Grand National after the ratings were unveiled in Liverpool. John ‘Shark’ Hanlon’s bargain £800 purchase has proved a revelation in recent years, winning the Galway Plate, Oaksey Chase and the American Grand National, collating over £600,000 in prize money. Those victories came before a…

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PH hurdler John Tolentino joins EJ Obiena at Worlds

Asian Games – Hangzhou 2022 – Athletics – Olympic Sports Centre Stadium, Hangzhou, China – October 1, 2023 Philippines’ John Tolentino gestures after the men’s 110m hurdles round 1 heats REUTERS/Tingshu Wang MANILA, Philippines–It looks like EJ Obiena will have some company from among his athletics teammates in the coming World Athletics Indoor Championships in…

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Blackburn Rovers: John Eustace expected to take over as manager after Jon Dahl Tomasson exit | Football News

John Eustace is expected to be confirmed as the new Blackburn Rovers manager later today with Jon Dahl Tomasson reportedly set to take the Sweden job. Sky Sports News has been told there is a verbal agreement between Eustace and the club, but contracts have yet to be signed. That cannot happen until the current…

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John McAtee exclusive interview: Barnsley forward on December wonder strikes and the Tykes’ promotion push | Football News

As Barnsley look to continue their relentless promotion charge, following play-off disappointment last season, John McAtee has become a mainstay for the south Yorkshire club. The 24-year-old forward – on a season-long loan from Premier League newcomers Luton – has chipped in with nine goals and three assists in all competitions during his time at…

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John Andre Aguja first Filipino in World’s top 10

John Andre Aguja. –HANDOUT PHOTO John Andre Aguja has sustained a consistent climb to the summit of the global rankings after reasserting his mastery in the juniors of the Thailand Mountain Bike (MTB) Cup 1, the first Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) race of the year. The 18-year-old mountain bike specialist zoomed to eighth overall in…

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Highfield Princess: John Quinn’s star to stay in training in 2024 with Royal Ascot return in sight | Racing News

John Quinn is eyeing further top-level success with Highfield Princess after confirming his superstar sprinting mare will stay in training this year. The seven-year-old memorably completed a Group One hat-trick in 2022 with wins in the Prix Maurice de Gheest, Nunthorpe and Flying Five Stakes before rounding off her campaign with a fourth-placed finish at…

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Manchester City: Jack Grealish could be available after burglary but Erling Haaland, Kevin De Bruyne, Jeremy Doku and John Stones out with injuries | Football News

Jack Grealish could be available for Manchester City’s clash with Sheffield United on Saturday after nobody was harmed during a burglary at his house. Raiders targeted the England midfielder’s Cheshire home while he was playing for treble winners City at Everton on Wednesday night. Members of his family and his fiancee, Sasha Atwood, were at…

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John Eustace and Tony Mowbray leading candidates for Stoke City job | Football News

Former Birmingham manager John Eustace and ex-Sunderland and West Brom boss Tony Mowbray are among the leading candidates to take over at Stoke City, Sky Sports News understands. Former Fulham, Watford and Sheffield United manager Slavisa Jakanovic is also thought to be on Stoke’s shortlist with the club yet to narrow down their preferred candidate…

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England in West Indies: Ollie Pope, John Turner and stop clock part of fresh start for Jos Buttler’s men in white-ball cricket | Cricket News

After a shocking Cricket World Cup, it is out with the old and in with the new for England in the West Indies. Just six players that were part of the group-stage exit in India are in the squad for the three-match one-day international series in the Caribbean, with skipper Jos Buttler joined by Sam…

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John Turner: Meet England’s newest fast-bowling recruit who has been compared to Glenn McGrath | Cricket News

England, fresh from their miserable 50-over World Cup defence, have sent a refreshed squad to tour the West Indies for three ODIs and five T20 internationals in December, with 22-year-old fast bowler John Turner eager to earn a debut cap. Turner’s selection is reward for some dazzling white-ball displays for Hampshire this summer, most notably…

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