Piers Morgan thinks his coronavirus scare was caused by ‘worst hay fever ever’

Piers Morgan says he’s convinced that his coronavirus symptoms were caused by hay fever. The Good Morning Britain presenter, 55, tested negative for the COVID-19 virus after displaying symptoms earlier this month. He was forced to take a week away from the studio until doctors gave him the all-clear to return. And he now says he thinks he was actually just suffering from terrible hay fever. Taking to Twitter today, he posted: “Worst hay fever I’ve ever had. “Know pollen count’s very high, but anyone else getting it so bad?…

Relegation-threatened sides to oppose drop on points-per-game if season halted

Premier League clubs that are in danger of relegation this season are said to be strongly against the idea of using a points-per-game calculation to decide places. As things stand there is optimism that the 2019-20 campaign can be concluded, with play set to start again on June 17. But a second peak of the coronavirus or a player testing positive for the virus could yet see those plans go up in smoke, in which case a Plan B would be necessary to implement. The PPG system works out the…

Jonathan Davies urges rugby to welcome Rob Howley back when his betting ban ends

Jonathan Davies has urged rugby to give Rob Howley a second chance when his ban for betting on the sport ends this month. Howley, who starred for Wales and the Lions before going on to coach both, spoke movingly yesterday about how blaming himself for the death of his sister led him to gamble on matches in contravention of strict rugby regulations. “It was all about escaping from my dark thoughts,” he told  the Mail on Sunday. “It was never about the money. Never. It gave me an escape. A…

Piers Morgan fans ‘disgusted’ after he flashes his wealth in ‘unnecessary’ post

Piers Morgan fans have been left furious after the Good Morning Britain star flashed his wealth in a social media update. The controversial TV star, 55, was accused of boasting about how much money he possess by onlookers who are struggling to get by after losing their jobs amid the coronavirus crisis. Piers ‘disgusted’ his followers by posting an ‘unnecessary’ photograph of his freshly washed flashy Aston Martin. Unimpressed social media users questioned whether his visit to the car wash was really an essential journey as the killer big continues…

Vanessa Bryant shares poignant picture of Kobe in ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-shirt

Kobe Bryant ‘s widow has shared a poignant photograph of the late basketball star following the tragic death of George Floyd. The LA Lakers star stands on the court in his team’s signature yellow shorts and a black T-shirt, with the words ‘I can’t breathe’ printed on the front. Vanessa took to Instagram to share the powerful image in the wake of George’s death, showing her fans that this is not a new problem that America is facing. She captioned the picture: “My husband wore this shirt years ago and…

YouTube Star Jake Paul Speaks Out After He’s Accused of Looting During Protests

YouTube star Jake Paul has responded to social media backlash after some alleged he was looting and destroying property during protests in Scottsdale, Arizona. Last night, Paul and his friends were broadcasting live as they followed protests throughout the area, eventually arriving at the Fashion Square Mall as stores were robbed and demolished. While Paul is not seen directly participating in any looting or vandalism, he is featured prominently in many videos on social media—and fans expressed their outrage with the YouTuber, saying he was exploiting a social justice movement for…

Ex-Spurs youngster Anton Walkes urges more English kids to chase American dream

In a state famous for REM and Gone with the Wind, Georgia peaches and the Masters golf, Anton Walkes is an Englishman abroad, blazing a trail in Major League Soccer. The 23-year-old Londoner joined Atlanta United on a permanent basis ahead of their new season this spring in what could become a trend for young English players. Walkes grew up with Harry Winks and Kyle Walker-Peters at Tottenham ’s academy but when the time came to leave in search of regular football he made a bold decision. It was former…

Amir Khan and wife Faryal celebrate anniversary after overcoming rocky romance

Amir Khan and his beloved wife Faryal have marked a big milestone in their relationship following lots of ups and downs. The couple, who have endured a rather rocky romance over the past seven years, have celebrated their anniversary today. It appears that working through their relationship has paid off as Amir took to Instagram to praise his precious other half, who gave him the gift of his beloved children. Boxer and I’m A Celebrity star Amir, 33, and Instagram influencer and model Faryal, 28, share three children together, Lamaisah,…

Sport-by-sport guide to exiting lockdown as action returns on Monday

Professional sport will resume in the UK on Monday with a horse racing meeting at Newcastle and Championship League snooker in Milton Keynes. It comes after the Government gave the green light for sport to return behind closed doors as part of its partial lifting of lockdown. The Premier League will return on June 17 as Manchester City face Arsenal and Aston Villa take on Sheffield United, with each of the 92 remaining games to be broadcast live on television, around a third of those free-to-air. Plans are being put…

EFL provisionally agree to restart Championship season on June 20

The EFL have agreed that the Championship season will restart on June 20, subject to Government guidance and safety requirements. With confirmation of the Premier League’s comeback on June 17 arriving earlier this week attention had turned towards the second-tier, and it now seems highly likely the division will get back underway just days after the first matches are played in the top-tier. A statement from the EFL released on Sunday evening read: “Following Saturday’s announcement by the Government to allow elite sporting events to return behind closed doors, the…