8 July 2020
Former Formula 1 Champion Fernando Alonso set to return to the sport after 3 years. Former Formula 1 Champion Fernando Alonso, who walked away from the sport 3 years ago, is due to make a comeback in 2021. The Spaniard was racing for McLaren when he left, but won two consecutive championships in 2005 and 2006 with Renault - the team he is to return to. He will be partnering with Frenchman Estaban Ocon in hopes to drive Renault out of the turbulent period they have been having in the sport.
Irish teenager Harvey Neville signs first professional football deal with Manchester United. 18-year-old Harvey Neville has signed his first professional footballing contract with Premier League giants Manchester United. The Republic of Ireland U19 international is the son of former United player Phil Neville first joined the club in 2018 and became a regular on the U18 team. His sights are now set on breaking into the U23 squad as a full-back or midfielder.
Katie Taylor expected to take on rival Delfine Persoon in Eddie Hearn's back garden. Irish boxing champion Katie Taylor appears to be gearing up for an unexpected rematch against rival Delfine Persoon, following her controversial win over the Belgian in 2019. The previous match up was held in New York's Madison Square Garden, but should the two face up again, it will be taking in place in the garden of promoter Eddie Hearn's mansion. The fight is due to take place on 22 August as a part of Matchroom Boxing's Fight Camp series and will be broadcast live on Sky Sports.