Horn brushes aside backlash over Pacquiao decision

Australia's Jeff Horn brushed aside the outcry against his shock victory over Manny Pacquiao on Monday and said he hoped taking the Filipino's WBO welterweight title would help reinvigorate boxing Down Under.

Horn brushes aside backlash over Pacquiao decision

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s Jeff Horn brushed aside the outcry against his shock victory over Manny Pacquiao on Monday and said he hoped taking the Filipino’s WBO welterweight title would help reinvigorate boxing Down Under. The 29-year-old former schoolteacher was awarded a unanimous 12-round decision over the eight-division world champion after a bloody battle in […]

Warriors sign Curry to record deal

Stephen Curry has agreed to a record five-year, $201 million 'super-max' deal to stay at the Golden State Warriors, according to several reports on Friday.

Warriors sign Curry to record deal

Stephen Curry has agreed to a record five-year, $201 million ‘super-max’ deal to stay at the Golden State Warriors, according to several reports on Friday.

Murray opens Wimbledon bid against lucky loser

Andy Murray will begin the defence of his Wimbledon title against a qualifier after the draw was made for the third grand slam of the year at the All England Club on Friday.

Murray opens Wimbledon bid against lucky loser

By Simon Cambers LONDON (Reuters) – Andy Murray will begin the defence of his Wimbledon title against a qualifier after the draw was made for the third grand slam of the year at the All England Club on Friday. The Scot, who is bidding to win Wimbledon for a third time, was drawn in the […]

NFL: China Being Considered for 100th Anniversary Season Opener

The National Football League is now targeting 2019 to play a game in China and that might be the opener of the league's 100th anniversary season, according to Sports Business Journal.

NFL: China Being Considered for 100th Anniversary Season Opener

(Reuters) – The National Football League is now targeting 2019 to play a game in China and that might be the opener of the league’s 100th anniversary season, according to Sports Business Journal. The NFL has discussed plans to stage a game in China in 2018, but the target has shifted, NFL executive vice president […]

Nike-Amazon deal may hurt sporting goods retailers: analysts

Nike's pilot program to sell certain products on Amazon and Instagram is a precursor to it forging a deeper relationship with online retailers, and could hit sales at sporting goods retailers such as Foot Locker Inc

Nike-Amazon deal may hurt sporting goods retailers: analysts

By Gayathree Ganesan (Reuters) – Nike’s pilot program to sell certain products on Amazon and Instagram is a precursor to it forging a deeper relationship with online retailers, and could hit sales at sporting goods retailers such as Foot Locker Inc <FL.N>. The deal — which is expected to help Nike Inc <NKE.N> weed out […]

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