Man admits stabbing Hammer


LONDON, November 17 – A man pleaded guilty on Monday to a knife attack on West Ham defender Calum Davenport which left the former England Under-21 international with wounds on both legs.CALUM_DAVENPORT_Worrell Whitehurst, the boyfriend of Davenport’s sister, admitted causing grievous bodily harm with intent to Davenport on August 22.

He also pleaded guilty to unlawfully wounding Davenport’s mother, 49-year-old Kim Stupple, in the incident in Bedford, southeast England.

Whitehurst, 25, faces a substantial prison sentence, Judge John Bevan told Luton Crown Court.

He will be sentenced at a later date.

Davenport, 26, was left with a scar running up one leg after the attack, but following surgery he has recently been able to return to light training and swimming.