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Virgil Van Dijk

Liverpool 2-1 Everton

Just a quick one,

Brilliant, simply brilliant – late goals like that is exactly what supporting Liverpool is about.

January 1st 2018, Liverpool complete a record transfer for defender Virgil Van Dijk, five days later and he’s already scored a Merseyside Derby winner at the Kop end.  171 more words

The Derby

Forget Coutinho, Tonight is About One Thing.

The Derby, Anfield, FA Cup third Round – Does it get much better?

No, so in my opinion we’ve not be talking about it enough! 342 more words

The Derby

The History of Sport 1913: Suffragette intervention at the Derby, Leon Meredith wins his seventh world cycling title.

Some of the most notable events in sport in 1913:

The inaugural European Bandy Championship is held in Davos, Switzerland, and is won by England. 215 more words

Sports History

The Coral Eclipse Preview

This weekend brings The Eclipse, which is generally the first opportunity we have to see the classic generation take on their elders in a group one and being over ten furlongs we often have the Guineas and Derby horses coming together over this middle ground distance. 1,141 more words

4th June 1913. Derby Day.

The sport of kings, started with Henry VIII’s love of racing with his ‘hobbies’ (horses), a term now used for any pastime. But it was The Derby which became the great popular event in the 19th century sporting calendar. 477 more words


Saturday at Epsom - Selections & Previews

Enable thrust John Gosden and Frankie Dettori into the limelight yesterday afternoon, and the pair will be aiming to double up with Cracksman today. The son of Frankel is vying for favouritism with… 583 more words

Horsing Around

The Derby (Group 1)

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Epsom today. Picture courtesy of Alan Crowhurst and Getty Images.

On a grey day today victory in the Oaks went to Frankie Dettori. 902 more words

Pattern Racing