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World Rugby Madrid 7s
World Rugby Madrid 7s 2021
Edward Anderson - Feb 17, 2021

Last Word on Rugby Spanish correspondent, Edward Anderson gives us the lowdown on a rare international rugby sevens tournament – the World Rugby Madrid 7s 2021. Scheduled over two weekends, it will be a pinnacle event for many invited nations; when competition is hard to find in the Covid era. Plus, an update on Leonas […]



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5 Top Drivers on the PGA Tour in 2021
Last Word Staff - May 6, 2021

When it comes to today’s golf, many weekend warriors aren’t exactly honest about their driving distance average. Some will say they can hit it 300 yards, but fail to disclose that the hole was on a downhill slope and they were aided by a high bounce off the cart path. Instead, these golfers should be […]

McGregor Poirier Fight
Is the Poirier Fight McGregor’s Last Shot?
Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - Apr 24, 2021

It may be some time off yet, but MMA fans are eagerly looking ahead to UFC 264 in July. Taking place at the T-Mobile Arena in Nevada, its headliner will be the mega-hyped trilogy fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, and it’s safe to say the appetite for the bout is fierce. Sports journalist […]

Jake Paul Money Fight
Are Money Fights Here to Stay?
Ben Kerr - Apr 22, 2021

In the fight game, the big names will always be a huge draw to pit two of the bigger characters together in what has aptly come to be known as a “super fight” or “money fight”. And in many regards it’s no surprise they are as successful as they are. However, for many fans, it […]

DMX
The Impact of Music on the Sports World: The Loss of DMX
Lauren Beasley - Apr 9, 2021

In the music world, the term “X-rated” has a far different meaning than one would expect. Friday afternoon, the news broke that Earl “DMX” Simmons had passed away after suffering a heart attack at his home in New York the week before. The iconic rapper had been put on life support in the days leading […]

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The Most Awaited Sporting Events To Look Forward To In 2021
Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - Apr 6, 2021

We surely missed the fun last year. That said, we are already moving quickly through 2021, with many important dates in sports upcoming. Punters who have been so far betting only on the virtual games through the last year can get more games to bet on the following year. Let’s check out the best and […]

Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps Beyond the Olympics
Ben Kerr - Apr 1, 2021

It seems almost incredible to say it, but the Tokyo Olympics appear to be a go. While there have at times been whispers of cancellation, the latest word is that the games will be held after a one-year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This doesn’t mean the Olympics will necessarily be normal. A report on Sports Illustrated recently revealed […]

2021 Kentucky Derby
2021 Kentucky Derby Guide and Frequently Asked Questions
Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - Mar 27, 2021

After a series of interruptions and setbacks last year, one of the world’s premier horse race meetings, the Kentucky Derby, will finally launch from the starting stalls from April 30 to May 1, 2021. Last year, the Derby ended up in the third quarter of the year, behind closed doors due to the pandemic. However, […]

teams changing name
Changing a Team’s Insensitive Name Is Not a Novel Thing
Last Word Staff - Mar 12, 2021

2020 was a fun year for sure. Some industries flushed: Zoom and Netflix grew their subscriber base almost threefold and there were dozens of new casinos in Australia and around the world. Other industries suffered, especially sports with fans being replaced by cardboard. In 2020, the Washington Redskins changed the name to a bland Washington […]