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Douglas Heysen

Bio Statement <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href=""><img src="" style="max-width:420px;float:left;padding:10px 10px 10px 0px;border:0px;"></a><a title="click here" href=""><img src="" style="max-width:440px;float:right;padding:10px 0px 10px 10px;border:0px;"></a><h2>Oxford City’s Finn Tapp passed a medical last week - to go on Love Island.</h2> <p>The defender, who is contracted to his <a title="click here" href="">National League</a> <a href="">South club</a> but did not tell them he would be flying to South Africa to make his reality television debut, entered the villa on Wednesday.</p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="//" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen style="float:left;padding:10px 10px 10px 0px;border:0px;"></iframe><a href=""><img src="" style="max-width:420px;float:left;padding:10px 10px 10px 0px;border:0px;"></a> <p><span style="white-space:pre;font-family: sans-serif;font-stretch: extra-expanded;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">Yet he first had to pass a</span> medical, <a title="click here" href="">conducted</a> <u><span style="white-space:pre;font-size: 80%;">by ITV, after a clash of heads</span></u> <span style="word-break:normal;line-height:130%;text-transform:lowercase;">in a 3-0 defeat by Dartford</span> <span style="color:#bbbbbb;font-family: fantasy;">saw him carried off</span>. <span style="font-family: monospace;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: red;">There was also a lengthy</span> stoppage to treat Tapp, 20, who previously played for <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">MK Dons</a>.</p><a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href=""><img src="" style="max-width:400px;float:left;padding:10px 10px 10px 0px;border:0px;"></a> <h2>Oxford City defender Finn Tapp had to pass a medical in order to appear on Love Island</h2> <p>Tapp was checked after he <a target="_blank" href="">suffered</a> a clash of heads during a game against <a rel="Nofollow" href="">Dartford</a> recently</p> <p><span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;font-family: Garamond, Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif;">Oxford, who say they do not mind him appearing on the show without warning them first, say the right</span> back was not <a title="click here" href="">unconscious</a>. <span style="font-family: monospace;word-spacing:-1px;text-decoration: underline;">They, and ITV, are confident</span> he did not <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">sustain</a> <span style="white-space:pre-wrap;font-family: monospace;line-height:80%;font-variant: small-caps;">concussion, after being</span> assessed by an <a href="">independent doctor</a>.</p> <h2>BBC's Cricket Social doesn't go down well with talkSPORT</h2> <p>It is safe to say the BBC’s Cricket Social has not gone down well with everyone. The <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">broadcaster</a> has been quick to hail audience figures for their coverage of England’s tour of <a rel=me target="_blank" href="">South Africa</a> <span style="font-family: Courier, Courier New, monospace;text-decoration: underline;">- a trip for which they lost</span> <span style="font-family: sans-serif;font-weight: 600;">the <a rel=nofollow href="">ball-by-ball</a> rights to</span> <a href="">talkSPORT</a>.</p> <p><a rel=me href="">Listening</a> to the programme, which <a title="click here" href="">appears</a> to be pundits providing <a rel="Nofollow" href="">updates</a> while <a target="_blank" rel="me" href="">watching</a> <span style="font-family: cursive;font-size: 0.6em;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">the action on television,</span> <a href="">Sports Agenda</a> wonders if the BBC is <a href="">pushing</a> the boundaries.</p> <p><span style="word-wrap: break-word;font-family: Times, Times New Roman, Georgia, Garamond, Palatino Linotype, Palatino, Book Antiqua, New York, serif;font-size: 0.6em;text-transform:lowercase;"><a target="_blank" href="">TalkSPORT paid</a> decent money</span> <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;font-family: Goudy Bookletter 1911, sans-serif;font-stretch: semi-condensed;text-decoration: overline;">for ‘exclusive’ coverage</span> and, while senior figures at the <a target="_blank" href="">station</a> are relaxed, the BBC’s <a href="">actions</a> <span style="text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">have been noted</span>. It will be interesting to see what <a href="">talkSPORT</a> does when the <a href="">BBC picks</a> <span style="color:hsl(120,0%,50%);font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, Trebuchet MS, Tahoma, Geneva, Lucida Sans Unicode, Lucida Grande, MS Sans Serif, sans-serif;"><span style="white-space:pre;line-height:90%;text-transform:lowercase;">up the rights once again for</span> the two home series</span> this summer.</p> <p>Last week, <a href="">talkSPORT humorously</a> <a title="click here" title="click here" href="">launched</a> <span style="font-family: Times, Times New Roman, Georgia, Garamond, Palatino Linotype, Palatino, Book Antiqua, New York, serif;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">a ‘less cake, more</span> cricket’ <a href="">marketing campaign</a> <span style="word-wrap: break-word;text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;font-family: serif;font-weight: 800;">in a clear jab which raised</span> <span style="font-family: serif;font-style: oblique;"><a href="">eyebrows</a> among Test Match</span> <a title="click here" href="">Special regulars</a>.</p> <h2>Football club forced to change hotel</h2> <p><a target="_blank" rel=me href="">Hasty rearrangements</a> were made by one <a href="">unnamed football</a> club this <a rel='nofollow' href="">weekend</a> after they booked an <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">overnight stay</a> at a hotel only to be <a href="">contacted</a> by a <a target="_blank" href="">worried local</a> police force.</p> <p>The venue was hosting a wedding on the same day for one of the area’s traveller families and there were <a target="_blank" rel="me" href="">concerns</a> <span style="font-family: fantasy;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">that the event might be</span> targeted by another family, with whom the wedding party were not too <a rel="Nofollow" href="">friendly</a>.</p> <h2>Fortunately, another hotel was found and the footballers stayed elsewhere with no incident.</h2> <p><a href="">Bookmakers refuse</a> to pay out after <a href="">Saracens</a> are relegated</p> <p><span style="font-stretch: extra-condensed;font-weight: 100;"><a href="">Crafty punters</a> who placed bets</span> on <a href="">Saracens</a> to be <a rel=nofollow href="">relegated</a> <span style="font-family: Gill Sans Extrabold, sans-serif;line-height:90%;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: red;"><div id="clum" style="display:none;"></div>at odds of 250-1 have been</span> <span style="font-family: cursive;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">left disappointed, with</span> <span style="color:#bbbbbb;font-family: Courier, Courier New, monospace;text-decoration: overline;"><a href="">bookmakers refusing</a> to pay out</span> after their drop was <a title="click here" style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">confirmed</a>.</p> <p>Sarries’ fate was <a rel="Nofollow" href="">confirmed</a> on Saturday following further violations, but those hoping to cash in have lost out. A source at one bookie explained: â€<a href="">˜The market</a> rules clearly state that points <a rel='nofollow' href="">deductions</a> don’<a href="">t count</a> - that’s <a target="_blank" href="">standard practice</a>.’</p> <h2>Bookmakers refused to pay out after Saracens' relegation from the top flight was confirmed</h2> <p>Erik wants to wield the axe</p> <p>Erik the Viking is alive and well and living in <a rel='nofollow' rel=nofollow href="">Cheshire</a>. That’s <a href="">Burnley</a> left back Erik Pieters, who recently wrote to his local council for permission to chop down a dead tree he fears will come <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">crashing</a> down on his <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" title="click here" href="">Wilmslow pad</a>.</p> <p>The <a rel=me rel="Nofollow" href="">Dutch defender</a> has lodged an <a href="">application</a> <span style="font-family: fantasy;line-height:90%;text-transform:capitalize;">to axe the oak, which hangs</span> <a title="click here" href="">perilously</a> over his home, following advice from <a title="click here" href="">experts</a>.</p> <p><span style="color:#bbb;font-family: Lucida Console, Monaco, Courier, Courier New, monospace;font-size: xx-large;">Unlike other <a title="click here" rel="me" href="">pampered Premier</a> League stars, the</span> <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: red;">former Stoke man has taken</span> <a target="_blank" href="">matters</a> into his own hands.</p> <h2>Burnley's Erik Pieters has asked his local council for permission to chop down a dead tree</h2> <p>‘We have been told the whole tree is dead and is <a rel='me' href="">overhanging</a> <span style="font-family: sans-serif;word-spacing:-1px;text-decoration: underline;">the house,’ he wrote</span>. <span style="word-wrap: break-word;font-family: fantasy;font-weight: lighter;">‘It’s very <a rel="Nofollow" href="">dangerous</a> and</span> <span style="font-family: Gill Sans Extrabold, sans-serif;font-size: xx-large;text-decoration: underline;">we are <a href="">worried</a> that if one of</span> <span style="white-space:pre;font-family: monospace;font-size: xx-large;font-weight: lighter;">the big <a rel="me" href="">branches</a> or the tree</span> <span style="font-family: Goudy Bookletter 1911, sans-serif;font-stretch: semi-expanded;text-transform:lowercase;">falls on the house, it will</span> <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;line-height:80%;font-weight: 600;">cause a lot of damage and</span> problems.’</p> <h2>Pieters, 31, needs permission because the offending oak is protected by a tree preservation order.</h2> <p>Cuts to <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">police resources</a> at <a rel="Nofollow" href="">Manchester</a> United shortlived</p> <p>Cuts to <a target="_blank" href="">police resources</a> at <a href="">Manchester United</a> lasted all of two <a title="click here" href="">fixtures</a>. <span style="text-shadow: 2px 2px 2px #ff0000;font-family: monospace;word-spacing:-1px;">Following a report by the <a href="">National Police</a> Chiefs’ Council, Greater <a href="">Manchester</a> Police had trimmed</span> <span style="font-family: serif;font-size: 120%;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">the numbers deployed within</span> Old Trafford’s <a href="">footprint</a> on match days.</p><a href=""><img src="" style="max-width:400px;float:right;padding:10px 0px 10px 10px;border:0px;"></a> <p style="text-justify;"><span style="font-family: Courier, Courier New, monospace;font-size: large;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: red;">The move was greeted with</span> scepticism by <a href="">insiders</a> at United, who presumably were ignored. But now, two <a title="click here" href="">matches</a> <span style="color:hsla(120,0%,50%,1);font-family: Gill Sans Extrabold, sans-serif;text-decoration: overline;">later, the decision has been</span> reversed with a tactical group set up to look at <a href="">future deployments</a>.</p><a href=""><img src="" style="max-width:450px;float:left;padding:10px 10px 10px 0px;border:0px;"></a> <h2>The racing news? It's tailed off...</h2> <p><span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;font-family: Trebuchet MS, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: blue;">The BBC appear to have</span> <span style="text-shadow: 2px 2px 2px #ff0000;font-family: Times, Times New Roman, Georgia, Garamond, Palatino Linotype, Palatino, Book Antiqua, New York, serif;word-spacing:5px;">abandoned horseracing</span>. Sports Agenda revealed last month that much-respected correspondent <a href="">Cornelius</a> <a href="">Lysaght</a> was to <a rel='nofollow' href="">leave Radio</a> <span style="font-family: fantasy;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: blue;">5 Live as part of the Beeb’s</span> <a href="">obsession</a> with <a href="">targeting</a> a younger <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" rel='nofollow' href="">audience</a>.</p> <p><span style="font-family: Times, Times New Roman, Georgia, Garamond, Palatino Linotype, Palatino, Book Antiqua, New York, serif;text-transform:lowercase;">It is thought there are no</span> plans to <a href="">replace</a> Lysaght, and a glance at the <a rel="me" href="">BBC Sport</a> <a target="_blank" href="">website</a> <span style="color:silver;font-style: oblique;">shines a light on the</span> <span style="font-family: Garamond, Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;">broadcaster’s <a rel='me' href="">disregard</a> for</span> the sport.</p> <p>A report was posted at the <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">less-than-traffic-heavy</a> time of 4am on Sunday on Defi Du Seuil’s <a target="_blank" href="">emergence</a> as <a title="click here" href="">Champion Chase</a> <a href="">favourite</a> following his defeat of Un De Sceaux at Ascot. It was the first new story on the racing page for a week.</p> <h2>At least BT will honour Greavsie</h2> <p>The <a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">belated MBE</a> <span style="text-shadow: 2px 2px 2px #ff0000;font-weight: 800;">for former England</span> <span style="font-family: sans-serif;font-variant: small-caps;"><a href="">wicketkeeper Alan</a> Knott was a</span> <span style="text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: red;">welcome development, but</span> <a href="">scandalously Jimmy</a> <a href="">Greaves -</a> <span style="font-family: sans-serif;font-size: xx-large;text-decoration: overline;">80 next month - is still</span> waiting for recognition.</p> <p>The legendary former <a href="">Chelsea</a> <span style="font-family: Courier, Courier New, monospace;word-spacing:4px;font-weight: lighter;">and Spurs striker is the top</span> <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;word-spacing:-1px;font-style: italic;">goalscorer in English</span> top-flight <a href="">history</a> <span style="font-variant: small-caps;">with 357 and is fourth on the</span> <span style="color:hsla(120,0%,50%,1);font-family: cursive;word-spacing:2px;">England list with 44</span>. At least there is appreciation elsewhere.</p> <p><span style="font-family: Garamond, Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif;font-size: 120%;font-weight: 200;">BT Sport have made a film</span> <span style="font-family: Goudy Bookletter 1911, sans-serif;font-stretch: semi-condensed;text-transform:capitalize;">about Greaves, which comes out</span> <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;"><span style="font-stretch: extra-expanded;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: blue;">on February 8, before his</span> birthday, while a fine book written by <a target="_blank" title="click here" href="">David Tossell</a> and <a href="">entitled</a> Natural</span> <em><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-stretch: semi-condensed;">came out last year</span></em>. <span style="font-size: smaller;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: red;">Friends say Jimmy speaks</span> <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;color:#bbb;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, Trebuchet MS, Tahoma, Geneva, Lucida Sans Unicode, Lucida Grande, MS Sans Serif, sans-serif;">little since a 2015 stroke, but is in ’robust’</span> form.</p> <h2>BT Sport have made a film about Jimmy Greaves, who is still waiting to receive an honour</h2> <p><span style="text-shadow: 2px 2px 2px #ff0000;font-family: sans-serif;text-decoration: underline;">CONTRIBUTORS: Kieran Gill and</span> Matt Hughes</p> <p><span style="word-spacing:2px;text-decoration: underline;text-decoration-color: green;"><a style="font-weight: bolder;text-decoration: none;color:rgb(192, 0, 0);" href="">Saracens</a> keep their season</span> <span style="font-family: Garamond, Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif;font-stretch: ultra-condensed;text-transform:capitalize;">alive after <a rel='nofollow' href="">Premiership</a>..</span>. 'With the way my body's been I can't take all this for... England four wickets away from <a href="">victory</a> <span style="font-family: fantasy;font-stretch: extra-expanded;text-decoration: overline;">in third Test and 2-1..</span>. <span style="text-shadow:2px 5px 20px red;color:#bbbbbb;font-family: Lucida Console, Monaco, Courier, Courier New, monospace;font-stretch: wider;">'We might look at some short term deals': Ole</span> Gunnar...</p> Feel free to visit my <a target="_blank" rel="me" href="">website</a> ... <a href="">sports betting</a>