Serge Ibaka and Marquese Chriss ejected following NBA brawl

Tweet Serge Ibaka and Marquese Chriss were involved in a feisty clash that saw punches thrown in the NBA showdown between Toronto Raptors and Cleveland Cavaliers. As the pair contested for the ball at the end of the third quarter, Ibaka was sent crashing to the floor by Chriss, which sparked an angry reaction from the Raptors forward. Ibaka reacted furiously by grabbing Chriss round the throat from behind, which led to several punches being exchanged and both being ejected to the locker room. At first Chriss did not react…

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Brighton and Hove Albion 1 – 0 Huddersfield Town: 5 Key Moments

Tweet A massively important clash at the bottom of the table ended with Brighton and Hove Albion claiming all three points over a Huddersfield side which looks almost certain to be playing Championship football next season. Florin Andone’s late headed goal was the difference between the two sides and sent the Seagulls up to 15th in the table and five points clear of the relegation zone.   Jahanbakhsh rattles the bar Iranian winger Alireza Jahanbakhsh very nearly justified his return to the starting line-up when, on the stroke of half-time,…

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Match Report – Brighton & Hove Albion 1-3 Burnley

Tweet A brace from former Brighton & Hove Albion loanee Chris Wood helped Burnley succumb Albion to another defeat as the hosts’ poor run in 2019 continues. In a controversial and enthralling fixture, Wood’s double and Ashley Barnes’s penalty gave the visitors a three-goal lead, which, despite Shane Duffy’s late reply, saw Sean Dyche’s side gain an important three points in the battle for survival. It is safe to say that an end-to-end thriller was the last thing most spectators expected going into the game – a match which pitted…

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Locadia rejuvenated after fruitful Christmas run for Brighton

Tweet Over the Christmas period, the games come thick and fast in the Premier League and with such a hectic schedule, there is always the opportunity for fringe players to make an impact. Jurgen Locadia had only made three starts prior to December and had yet to score a goal for Brighton but, thanks to injuries and a slight change in manager Chris Hughton’s playing style, the Dutchman finally received his opportunity and grasped it with both hands. With wingers Alireza Jahanbakhsh and Jose Izquierdo side-lined, the Seagulls were in…

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Brighton 3-1 Crystal Palace – Match Report

Tweet Three first-half goals gave 10-man Brighton the victory against Crystal Palace in an incident-packed derby at the Amex Stadium. Both teams came into the game on a high, yet it was the home side who came out triumphant and now sit tenth in the Premier League, nine points clear of their rivals. We had to wait until after quarter of an hour when Palace had the first opportunity of the match. Patrick van Aanholt found himself in acres of space down the left hand side, who then cut the…

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