Tyson training is a knockout

The Warriors with Tyson Gay
The Warriors with Tyson Gay

SHAUN Wane’s charges are primed to make a flying start to the new season – after training with one of the fastest men on the planet.

The Warriors players joined 100m sensation Tyson Gay – the second fastest man ever, behind Usain Bolt – during their pre-season camp in Florida. And speaking from the USA last night, Wane said: “It was really excited.

“All the lads were in awe because when you talk about global sports stars, he’s right up there. It got everyone pumped. We had world-class athletes warming up next to where the lads were doing their stretches.”

Full story in the Wigan Evening Post (Friday) ...