Gathering from the important happenings from the world of sports today are news ranging from boxing to Football (QPR to Old Trafford in connection with Santiago Benabeu)
David Price says Kash Ali chose to bite him because he “wanted to get thrown out” of their all-British heavyweight bout in Liverpool on Saturday.
Ali has had his boxing licence suspended pending a hearing and his fight purse withdrawn following the incident.
Price, 35, used to spar with Ali and said the bite was “out of character” for the 27-year-old.
“It was weird, I was in shock,”
And in football, Queens Park Rangers have sacked manager Steve McClaren following a run of one win in 15 Championship games.
The 57-year-old, who was England boss between August 2006 and November 2007, was appointed in May 2018.
Rangers have won just once in the league since 26 December and are 17th in the table, eight points above the relegation zone.
McClaren’s assistant John Eustace has been placed in interim charge while the west London club search for a new boss.
Meanwhile, at Old Trafford, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Paul Pogba is happy at the club, amid rumours linking the midfielder with Real Madrid.
Pogba described the Spanish giants as “a dream club for every player” while on international duty with France, and Real boss Zinedine Zidane has said he likes the 26-year-old “a lot”.
But Solskjaer said on Monday: “He didn’t talk about himself.
“He said anyone would like to play for Real Madrid.”