2020 Cricket Season Set to be Cancelled

Although not officially cancelled, the 2020 County Cricket Championships are set to be abandoned due to the continuing Coronavirus issue. This would make the 2020 season the first cancelled tournament outside of wartime since 1890. The 2020 season is set to start at the end of May and is already very congested due to the […]

Emmanuel Iyogun: From Essex to England U20s

By Tommy Bennett     Emmanuel Iyogun has had quite a success story in recent years. The 19 year old from Basildon, Essex signed for the Northampton Saints Senior Academy ahead of the 2019/18 season. Before this he was playing 2 years up for the Saints in there U18  squad in 2017 before captaining them in […]

Tokyo 2020 under threat from Coronavirus

The 2020 Olympic games are under threat amid fears that the Coronavirus could be a big issue to spectators and athletes. The deadly disease that has killed over 2,600 people in China and is spreading rapidly across Asia to Europe and the USA. Areas of the UK and Europe have been put in quarantine to […]

Hutchinson pens new deal for Saints

Scotland rugby union international Rory Hutchinson has extended his contract at Northampton Saints. Since he broke into the first team, centre Huchinson, 23, has made 46 appearances and scored 13 tries. His outstanding efforts last season saw him win Breakthrough Player-of-the-Season for the Saints. The Saints graduate really started to thrive under current head coach […]

Northamptonshire Sport Awards

Courtney Lawes picked up the prestigious sports personality of the year award just weeks after Rugby World Cup heroics. The annual Northamptonshire Sport Awards took place yesterday, at the Park Inn. The event recognised the efforts of Northampton locals and their contribution to sport. Categories ranged from Sports Personality of the Year, to Community Coach […]

Berlin celebrations!

Often political views are scrutinized in sport but that wasn’t the case on Saturday in Berlin.   It marked the 30th anniversary of the Berlin wall falling, and football club Hertha Berlin wore a special kit to mark the event. It was the first kit they wore after the knockdown of the wall. There was […]