Mayweather and McGregor circus hits the Big Apple

The Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor world media tour stormed into New York on Thursday with the fighters unleashing more profanity-laced attacks on each other as they looked to build up interest in their light middleweight boxing bout.

Mayweather and McGregor circus hits the Big Apple

By Steve Keating (Reuters) – The Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor world media tour stormed into New York on Thursday with the fighters unleashing more profanity-laced attacks on each other as they looked to build up interest in their light middleweight boxing bout. On the third stop of four-day, four-city barnstorming blitz to promote […]

WBO agree to review Pacquiao-Horn bout but cannot overturn decision

The World Boxing Organization (WBO) has agreed to review the controversial points decision that led to Jeff Horn's welterweight world title win over Filipino veteran Manny Pacquiao, but cannot overturn the decision unless there is evidence of fraud.

WBO agree to review Pacquiao-Horn bout but cannot overturn decision

(Reuters) – The World Boxing Organization (WBO) has agreed to review the controversial points decision that led to Jeff Horn’s welterweight world title win over Filipino veteran Manny Pacquiao, but cannot overturn the decision unless there is evidence of fraud. The unanimous decision in the Australian’s favor was questioned by observers and the Philippines Games […]

Mayweather vs. McGregor is great for boxing – Khan

Amir Khan spent years trying to nail down a showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr yet the Briton is more than happy to see the undefeated multi-division world champion come out of retirement to face a man who has never had a single professional bout.

Mayweather vs. McGregor is great for boxing – Khan

By Sudipto Ganguly MUMBAI (Reuters) – Amir Khan spent years trying to nail down a showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr yet the Briton is more than happy to see the undefeated multi-division world champion come out of retirement to face a man who has never had a single professional bout. Mayweather hung up his gloves […]

UFC: Jones-Cormier 2 Could Be Right Around the Corner

UFC: Jones-Cormier 2 Could Be Right Around the Corner

With just under three month left on his suspension, Jon “Bones” Jones is in the headlines again. Nine months after their bout was being dropped from the UFC 200 card, it looks like Jones will most likely face Daniel Cormier for the Light Heavyweight title. In July of 2016, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) suspended Jones from […]

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 3)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 3)

This series of articles explore 15 fights that every sports fan should know. [You can read “Part 1” by clicking this link here, or “Part 2” by  clicking here.]   11.) Marciano v Walcott Rocky Marciano went to the grave undefeated – but a 1952 fight against Jersey Joe Walcott almost changed that. Over 50 years later, this bout is still considered one […]

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