Author Archives: O2 Sports

England Rugby Look Forward To The Old Mutual Wealth Series

It’s just over two weeks until the England Rugby team line up again at Twickenham for the start of four huge games in the Old Mutual Wealth Series.  Don’t know about you, but we’re super excited to see them back in action. It seems an age since England dominated a powerful and much fancied Australia … more »

England Rugby unveil new shirt and you could win one

On Monday the wait was finally over as England Rugby along with kit suppliers Canterbury unveiled the new look home kit. The new kit has done full circle and gone back to the original heritage of the game with the round neck based on the team’s first kit worn way back in 1871. O2 have … more »

England Rugby Women's squad look to bounce back after opening defeat

England women were caught cold in their opening game of the Women’s Rugby Super Series in Salt Lake City as they went down 52-17 to Canada. The Canadians burst out of the blocks and led 39-0 at the break before England fought back with tries from Katie Mason, Mille Wood on debut and Bianca Blackburn. … more »

England are ready to whitewash the Australians

When Jamie George picked up the ball and decided to take inspiration from the England football lads, delicately kicked the ball for a pick up by Owen Farrell to go over the line and cement an historic 23-7 win over Australia, we knew we had witnessed something very, very, special. England had created history in … more »

England await an Australian fight back

After England’s stunning opening test win against Australia last weekend in Brisbane. Fans, the media and former players collectively congratulated an historic stunning win. One man did sum up the game perfectly. That man was Jonny Wilkinson. “For me that was true world class level test match and England performed immensely to a man. The … more »

England prepared to face an Australian challenge

Did you hear the story about the Grand Slam winners that went to Australia? They got there. Erased it out of their minds and focused on what will be a challenging three game series against a powerful and hard team to beat. Are they on holiday, are they enjoying the sights and sounds of Brisbane? … more »

Haye continues his rebuilding job. Is a title shot around the corner?

This weekend David Haye will step into the ring for his second fight of his comeback trail against the unbeaten Arnold ‘The Cobra’ Gjergjaj at The O2.  A lot’s been said about Haye’s return to the ring after a three year exile due to a long standing shoulder injury.  Has he still got it? Will … more »

Anthony Joshua Joins Boxing's Elite - What Next?

When Anthony Joshua disposed of the IBF world heavyweight champion Charles Martin with simple ease and in less than two rounds last weekend, the golden period for British and World boxing continued to grow. Few had predicted such an easy fight but afterwards the world stood up and finally took notice of Joshua.  When you … more »