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David Ironmonger

David currently edits and writes the reports on West Ham Football Club, UEL Rugby and boxing for Rising East and has previously wrote about Leyton Orient Under 18’s and The UEL Titans American Football squad.

David Ironmonger is a sports reporter, commentator and radio host. Working currently as the media officer for British American Football Team, the Essex Spartans, David is a multimedia journalist whose covered Football, Cricket, Rugby, Hockey, Wheelchair Basketball, American Football, Motor Racing and Wrestling, with a budding fan interest in nearly every sport and a passion to bring the best and up to date news.



Olympians Aim To Carry Torch For BAFA Football

The London Olympians are one of the UK’s most storied American Football teams. A multiple Euro Bowl and Brit Bowl winning team, the club...

West Ham Put A Hold On Price Rises

West Ham United will freeze their season ticket prices for the club's second season at the Olympic Stadium. The move is being seen by some...

West Ham Take Valuable Point At Old Trafford

Diafra Sahko’s early goal was cancelled out by a Zlatan Ibrahimović header, as both teams struggled to find consistent form and Mourinho was sent...

Fears Proved Right As Hooligans Ruin Famous Win

Last week we discussed on Rising East how fears about stadium security had left some to avoid travelling to the West Ham Vs Chelsea...

London Clash Sparks Safety Worries

The first derby at the London Stadium is set to provide a stiff test for security, but police will be present, as David Ironmonger...

CL Dream Is Still On

West Ham continued their unlikely but slim push for the Champions League with a comfortable 3-0 win away at West Brom, as Captain Mark...

O’s U18s Triumphant

It’s been a truly suburb season for the Leyton Orient U18s as they improved on last year’s Merit League 2 triumph to claim the...

Velani Hoping To Climb Essex Batting Order

Kishen Velani is one of many young promising cricket players currently working their way through the Essex County Cricket academy and into the first...
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Silverwood: ‘We’re going To Miss Napier’

  David Ironmonger speaks to Essex County Cricket Club coach Chris Silverwood about the planned retirement of Graham Napier, and the hole it will leave...

Kouyate Red Card Overturned

West Ham United win their appeal against a red card shown to midfielder, Cheikhou Kouyate at Blackburn Rovers, as David Ironmonger reports.  A five goal...

O’s Youngsters Target Merit League One Title

David Ironmonger previews Leyton Orient’s under-18s second half of the season. The Youth Alliance leagues begun their second half of the season last Saturday, and...

Hammers Hope To Take Advantage Of Struggling Villa

Only three days after a hard fought draw against Liverpool in the FA Cup, West Ham look to regain their Premier League momentum against...

Can West Ham Dare To Dream?

The Hammers were left to rue missed chances against Man City as expectations continue to build under new manager Slaven Bilic’s fascinating first season....
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Marquis Confident Orient Can Cause Pilgrims Upset

Striker John Marquis backs Leyton Orient ahead of trip to table-toppers Plymouth Argyle, as David Ironmonger reports.   Leyton Orient loanee John Marquis revealed the O’s...
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GB Miss Out on Wheelchair Rugby Semi-finals

Daisuke Ikezaki put on a stunning display to dash British hopes, as David Ironmonger reports Japan Steamrollered Team GB 55-48 to end Team GB’s...

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