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News list for simon munnery who owns a joke not me you or james joyce stage

News list for simon munnery who owns a joke not me you or james joyce stage


/On his way to Sean Hughes’s funeral, the standup thought of a new joke – but who’s to say it belongs to him?‘Went to a funeral the other day. Caught the wreath.”That’s my new joke. It’s been a good year. But is it mine? Is it really? It came to me – I’ll say that much – from the mysterious source of the inexplicable. I remember exactly when. I was walking through the cemetery on the way to Sean Hughes’s funeral. I told it to someone at the wake, they laughed, and as a consequence I have continue...
/Joe Joyce believes Anthony Joshua is more powerful than Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte. However, the WBA Continental heavyweight champion admitted Fury is the most skillful and also heaped praise on former amateur foe Whyte. Joyce is on the undercard of the super-middleweight world title fight between James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr, a fight you […] Joe Joyce believes Anthony Joshua is more powerful than Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte.However, the WBA Continental heavyweight champion admitted...
/James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr headline an exciting night of boxing at London’s O2 Arena tonight. The British rivals go head-to-head in their eagerly-awaited grudge match this evening but there’s also a packed undercard of action. Exciting London heavyweight Joe Joyce takes on Bermane Stivernem who lost to Deontay Wilder in his last fight. […] James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr headline an exciting night of boxing at London’s O2 Arena tonight.The British rivals go head-to-head in their eager...
/Joe Joyce edged closer to a heavyweight world title shot with a sixth-round stoppage of Bermane Stiverne. The Brit looked to put on a show when he took on former world champion Stiverne on the undercard of James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr at the O2 on Saturday night. Right from the opening round, Joyce […] Joe Joyce edged closer to a heavyweight world title shot with a sixth-round stoppage of Bermane Stiverne.The Brit looked to put on a show when he took on former world champion Stiverne on...
/Irish author, arts broadcaster, scholar and literary prize judge who delighted in being called ‘the most eloquent man in the world’The author and broadcaster Frank Delaney, who has died aged 74 after suffering complications from a stroke, liked to think of himself as a democratiser of the written and spoken word. In 1978 he launched his Bookshelf programme on BBC Radio 4, and in the following six years interviewed more than 1,000 authors on the programme, including John Updike, Margaret Atwood, ...
/Dillian Whyte could be set for heavyweight disappointment once again as his proposed WBC ‘interim’ title fight with Dominic Breazeale is in jeopardy. After a bout with Anthony Joshua fell through, the Brixton heavyweight was ordered to face Breazeale for the right to take his spot as Deontay Wilder’s mandatory challenger. This order was made […] Dillian Whyte could be set for heavyweight disappointment once again as his proposed WBC ‘interim’ title fight with Dominic Breazeale is in jeopar...
/James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr will lock horns in a huge all-British boxing showdown next week at The O2 Arena and things are heating up. talkSPORT visited the former two-time world champion DeGale at his gym in Wembley on Wednesday to talk about his upcoming clash and the 2008 Olympic gold medallist seemed laser […] James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr will lock horns in a huge all-British boxing showdown next week at The O2 Arena and things are heating up.talkSPORT visited the former two-t...
/James DeGale is not a fan of the IBO title that has been assigned to his upcoming fight with Chris Eubank Jr. The British super-middleweights will clash on February 23 at the O2 Arena, live on talkSPORT, with the controversial belt at stake. Many boxing fans refuse to recognise the IBO strap as there are […] James DeGale is not a fan of the IBO title that has been assigned to his upcoming fight with Chris Eubank Jr.The British super-middleweights will clash on February 23 at the O2 Arena, ...
/Joe Joyce is a heavyweight in a hurry. The 33-year-old has entered the ring as a pro just seven times, with seven stoppages to his name, and he faces his biggest challenge yet when he fights Bermane Stiverne at the O2 on the James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr undercard – live on talkSPORT. There […] Joe Joyce is a heavyweight in a hurry. The 33-year-old has entered the ring as a pro just seven times, with seven stoppages to his name, and he faces his biggest challenge yet when he fight...
/Sergey Kovalev and Artur Beterbiev want to unify their light-heavyweight titles in May. The Russian power punchers have both made public statements in recent weeks, calling for a bout to bring their belts together. Kovalev regained his WBO strap from Eleider Alvarez on February 2, prompting the IBF champion to react. On Canadian show Les […] James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr is live on talkSPORT, February 23 from the O2 Arena, featuring Joe Joyce and...
/There are now a record number of centenarians in the UK. We asked six of them what they most enjoyed and most regretted in their eventful lives – and what tips they have for the rest of us to join them in the 100 clubFor her 100th birthday last year, Joyce Fisher apparently had one wish. She wanted the Dreamboys, the unnaturally buff troupe of male strippers, to visit her residential care home in Ipswich – or so Lyn, one of the staff, tells me on the phone as she walks to Joyce’s room. When Joyc...
/James DeGale believes Chris Eubank Jr is focusing on the wrong things ahead of their huge all-British showdown at the O2 Arena next weekend. Two-time world champion DeGale, who says he is just five pounds over his fight weight right now – has been training hard for his grudge match with Eubank Jr. While nobody […] James DeGale believes Chris Eubank Jr is focusing on the wrong things ahead of their huge all-British showdown at the O2 Arena next weekend.Two-time world champion DeGale, ...
/After one mortifying evening too many, I decided to give up alcoholLate last year, I woke up after a boozy night out and was immediately hit with the recollection of telling a disgusting story to the people I was having dinner with. I wasn’t sure if I was remembering it exactly as it happened, or whether my brain was adjusting the image to improve my behaviour. Either way, they had mild horror in their eyes.This has always been a potential social hazard for me, drunk or not. When you spend your ...
/It’s a fight that has the boxing community scratching its collective heads – James DeGale or Chris Eubank Jr? Who wins and why? The younger, hungrier and aggressive man or the Olympic gold medallist and two-time world champion? George Groves proved a step too far for Eubank Jr in his last significant fight, while DeGale […] It’s a fight that has the boxing community scratching its collective heads – James DeGale or Chris Eubank Jr? Who wins and why? The younger, hungrier and aggressive man...
/James DeGale has admitted “everything caught up with him” after losing his IBF super-middleweight crown to Caleb Truax, revealing he was “so close” to calling time on his professional career. American Truax produced one of the biggest shocks in boxing history when he got the better of the Olympic gold medallist via a points decision […] James DeGale has admitted “everything caught up with him” after losing his IBF super-middleweight crown to Caleb Truax, revealing h...

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