Pacquiao backs call for review of Horn decision

Manny Pacquiao has backed a call asking the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) to review the controversial points decision that saw Australia's Jeff Horn capture the Filipino great's welterweight world title in Brisbane on Sunday.

Pacquiao backs call for review of Horn decision

(Reuters) – Manny Pacquiao has backed a call asking the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) to review the controversial points decision that saw Australia’s Jeff Horn capture the Filipino great’s welterweight world title in Brisbane on Sunday. Horn improved his unbeaten record to 17-0-1 after the judges scored the bout 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113 in the […]

Celtics Must Clear Space To Complete Hayward Signing; Market Shrinking For Few Remaining Free Agents

Celtics Must Clear Space To Complete Hayward Signing; Market Shrinking For Few Remaining Free Agents

After much confusion on July 4th, the Boston Celtics have officially agreed to sign Gordon Hayward to a $128 million contract. In order to finalize the deal, the Celtics will now need to clear some significant cap-space to accommodate the incoming salary. Boston have already released Kelly Olynyk to free agency and are now aggressively shopping Marcus Smart, Jae Crowder […]

McDavid signs eight-year extension with Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers have signed captain Connor McDavid to a $100 million, eight-year contract extension that will make the 20-year-old phenom the highest valued player in the National Hockey League.

McDavid signs eight-year extension with Oilers

By Frank Pingue (Reuters) – The Edmonton Oilers have signed captain Connor McDavid to a $100 million, eight-year contract extension that will make the 20-year-old phenom the highest valued player in the National Hockey League. McDavid, who has one year left on his entry-level contract, agreed to an extension that will pay him an average […]

Djokovic trounces Pavlasek in punishing heat

Novak Djokovic raced into the Wimbledon third round for the ninth year running, with a 6-2 6-2 6-1 drubbing of tournament debutant Adam Pavlasek on a sweltering Court One on Thursday.

Djokovic trounces Pavlasek in punishing heat

LONDON (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic raced into the Wimbledon third round for the ninth year running, with a 6-2 6-2 6-1 drubbing of tournament debutant Adam Pavlasek on a sweltering Court One on Thursday. The three-time champion was in relentless form in the 30 Celsius heat. He pinned his Czech opponent behind the baseline with […]

Heat waive Bosh, plan to retire his jersey number

Chris Bosh, an 11-times All-Star who has been sidelined for over a year with blood-clot issues, has been waived by the Miami Heat, the NBA team said on Tuesday.

Heat waive Bosh, plan to retire his jersey number

(Reuters) – Chris Bosh, an 11-times All-Star who has been sidelined for over a year with blood-clot issues, has been waived by the Miami Heat, the NBA team said on Tuesday. Bosh was an All-Star in each of his six seasons with Miami, playing a key role in the Heat’s two championships in 2012 and […]