According to reports today, Frank Bruno successfully sued the News of the World for damages following a breach of his privacy by the Sunday tabloid and secured a significant settlement. Frank Warren meanwhile, is aiming for more than £300,000 from the Daily Record for remarks printed in relation to the John Simpson v Derry Matthews clash back in March.Specifically, the article titled “‘Crazy’ judges are forcing my boy to chuck it!”. The premise of Warren’s dissatisfaction is the suggestion that he somehow intervened with the judges to ensure victory for Matthews. Many publishers will attest to Warren’s vehement protection of his ‘name’ and it seems the Daily Record will not escape with out, at least a full scale retraction and fees.
The Sports Journalist website cover the key points, click here.