British boxer Stephen Smith suffers gruesome injury that sees his ear ripped down the middle

Stephen Smith ear injury (Picture: HBO) Stephen Smith’s Las Vegas debut ended in bloody fashion as the Liverpudlian almost had his ear torn off against Francisco Vargas. An accidental clash of heads caused the horror injury in the penultimate round, with Smith’s ear looking like it had been split down the middle. The gruesome injury prompted referee Russell Mora to ...

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Snowflakes force Britain First to cancel their rally in Belfast

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video A bunch of snowflakes have forced Britain First to cancel their rally in Belfast. Oh, the delicious irony. Up to 12 inches of snow expected as weather bomb cripples the UK The controversial far-right group were due to fly to Northern Ireland ...

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Ashes 2017: Kevin Pietersen suggests Alastair Cook’s England career is coming to an end

Alastair Cook has struggled in the first two Ashes Tests in Australia (Picture: Getty) Kevin Pietersen has questioned Alastair Cook’s desire ahead of the third Ashes Test in Perth and suggested his England career may be coming to an end. Cook, playing his 150th Test match at the WACA next week, has struggled to make an impact in the ongoing ...

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Chris Rea cancels Sunday’s Brighton performance after on-stage collapse

Chris Rea performs in 2014 (Picture: WireImage) Chris Rea has cancelled Sunday’s performance in Brighton after collapsing on stage on Saturday. ‘*CANCELLATION* Statement from Chris Rea’s Promoter’s: Unfortunately Chris Rea has had to cancel tonight’s show at Brighton Centre due to illness,’ read a statement on the website for the Brighton Dome. ‘A decision about the outstanding date on his ...

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Metro.co.uk Tennis awards 2017: Roger Federer, Serena Williams & Rafael Nadal all honoured

The 2017 tennis season will certainly live long in the memory with no shortage of thrills, spills and surprises. Players at the top of their game at the start of the year have slipped down the rankings, while there have been plenty of comeback kings and queens, in what has been a truly unpredictable 12 months. No member of the ...

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Up to 12 inches of snow expected as weather bomb cripples the UK

No, this isn’t Alaska – it’s some genius man in Cobham, Kent (Picture: WENN.com) Heavy snow is continuing to cause disruption across the country as forecasters predict up to 12 inches of snow in places. Up to 30cm of the white stuff is expected to hit Ireland, while 20cm is likely for central England and Wales. Snowflakes force Britain First ...

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Liverpool stars Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino dropped for Merseyside derby

(Picture: Getty) Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino have been dropped from the Liverpool starting eleven that will take on Everton at Anfield. The Liverpool duo are two of the most influential players in Jurgen Klopp‘s side, but will begin the massive Merseyside derby watching from the bench. Klopp has insisted he will continue to rotate his squad this season and ...

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Jailed Max Clifford has heart attack after prison collapse

Disgraced former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has had a heart attack after collapsing in prison. The 74-year-old had been serving eight years in a Cambridgeshire jail for historical sex offences. It is understood he collapsed in his cell last Thursday while trying to clean it, then again the following day. His daughter Louise told the Mail on Sunday he was ...

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Brexit: May's EU deal not binding, says David Davis

Brexit Secretary David Davis has described the deal struck by Theresa May to move to the next phase of Brexit talks as a “statement of intent”. He said it was not “legally enforceable” and if the UK failed to get a trade deal with the EU then it would not pay its divorce bill. But he stressed that the UK ...

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Jesse Lingard as important in Manchester derby as Kevin De Bruyne, says Stan Collymore

Lingard has been in good form in recent matches (Picture: Getty) Stan Collymore believes Jesse Lingard can be the difference maker in the Manchester derby and insists the Manchester United man can have as big an influences as the likes of Kevin De Bruyne and Leroy Sane. The former Liverpool and Aston Villa striker has been impressed by the England ...

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