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Islington-born super-middleweight John Ryder is set to face fellow Brit Jamie Cox on the undercard of David Haye and Tony Bellew’s rematch at London’s O2 Arena. Ryder, who trained at Angel Amateur Boxing Club where he notched up a 30-5...
Arsenal will face CSKA Moscow in the quarterfinal of this year’s Europa League, in a tie which will include a crucial second leg trip to the Russian capital amid political tensions between the UK and Russia. While safety warnings have...
Members of London’s boxing community have celebrated the life of revered coach Ron Hagland, following his death on Wednesday night last week. Mr Hagland was a founder of Islington Boxing Club, which opened in 1974, and helped to coach amateur...
If they can get past Charlton in their postponed quarter-final this Sunday, Arsenal Women will face the winner of Durham vs Everton in the semi-finals of the SSE Women’s FA Cup. The Gunners are yet to concede a goal in...
Arsenal have managed to steady the ship somewhat since their abject defeats by Manchester City and Brighton. Their accomplished display in the first leg of their last-16 Europa League tie against Milan last Thursday gives Arsene Wenger’s side something...
More people than ever before are taking up netball in Islington. With men joining a traditionally women’s game, the leagues across the borough are growing rapidly.   Gap in the market Playnetball, founded ten years ago by Steve Price, identified a gap...
Arsenal’s mounting woes continued as West Brom inflicted a morale-sapping defeat, pegging them back in their fight to maintain their top-four place. Defender Craig Dawson’s brace helped West Brom to a 3-1 victory over the Gunners, who have now lost...
Arsenal secured a place at Wembley with a resounding victory against Lincoln City. After a first half where Daniel Cowley’s side showed its worth through composed defending and tactical prowess, Theo Walcott broke through for the Gunners to secure...
The abundant species of football’s diverse and complex ecosystem prowled the long grass of north London’s streets this weekend. To the seasoned wildlife observer, it wasn’t difficult to tell the specimens apart. And, it being FA Cup quarter final...
Ten-man Arsenal limped out of the Champions League in embarrassing style after suffering their second successive 1-5 defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich. Theo Walcott gave the hosts a first half lead but after Laurent Koscielny was sent...