Under-21 international football returns to Stoke City for the first time in 18 years next month when Aidy Boothroyd’s side bid to extend their perfect start to UEFA European Championship qualifying.
Nottingham was chosen to launch the first UFC gym due to its central location and its rich history in mixed martial arts (MMA).
Mark Cullen scored a decisive 85th minute winner to ensure Port Vale topped their English Football League Trophy group and secured a place in the second round.
Boxer Nathan Gorman said he is looking at “bringing a few titles back” to Stoke-on-Trent when he boxes at Fenton Manor Sports Complex next month.
The undefeated heavyweight will face Gogita Gorgiladze on February 18 at the same venue where he defeated David Howe in October to win the Central Area heavyweight title.
A select group of Staffordshire sports students have been given an opportunity to swap the rainy weather of Stoke-on-Trent for the sun of Spain as part of a unique agreement between the university’s Faculty of Health Sciences and Barcelona FC.
The agreement allows students from Staffordshire university to visit the giants of Spanish football and look at the behind the scenes of the club. The students will get to meet and talk to the coaching and medical staff, watch training sessions and they will also receive a tour around the Nou Camp.
Stoke Taekwondo coach Peter Johnson is hopeful that Jack Pickin wins his third world medal…
British boxing legend Ricky Hatton thinks Nantwich heavyweight Nathan Gorman, who won the Central Area…
Boxer Nathan Gorman described himself as “chuffed to bits” with his Central Area heavyweight title victory over experienced David Howe.
Stoke-on-Trent boxer Kieran McLaren has won the British challenge Title after defeating light welterweight Chris Adaway by way of decision at Fenton Manor on Saturday.
The 23-year old was made to work for his victory in the eight round contest as the judge’s scorecard read 77-76 in favour of the home favourite.
A racehorse part-owned by a Staffordshire University student’s mother could be running at next year’’s Cheltenham Festival.
Everyl Madell, whose son Calum studies Sports Journalism at Staffs, has a stake in Magnifique Etoile, trained by Charlie Longsdon.