Finally respected, Klitschko announces retirement

Wladimir Klitschko ruled the heavyweight scene with a steel glove for more than a decade yet it was a defeat by Anthony Joshua which ensured the Ukrainian retired on Thursday with the universal respect that eluded him for so long.

Finally respected, Klitschko announces retirement

By Martyn Herman (Reuters) – Wladimir Klitschko ruled the heavyweight scene with a steel glove for more than a decade yet it was a defeat by Anthony Joshua which ensured the Ukrainian retired on Thursday with the universal respect that eluded him for so long. Often denigrated for a robotic style, short on flair, Klitschko […]

Phillies cancel Rose ceremony amid allegations

The Philadelphia Phillies canceled a ceremony to induct Pete Rose into the team's Wall of Fame after allegations surfaced this week that the all-time hits leader maintained a sexual relationship in the 1970s with a girl before she turned 16.

Phillies cancel Rose ceremony amid allegations

(The Sports Xchange) – The Philadelphia Phillies canceled a ceremony to induct Pete Rose into the team’s Wall of Fame after allegations surfaced this week that the all-time hits leader maintained a sexual relationship in the 1970s with a girl before she turned 16. “Due to recent events, the Phillies and Pete Rose have decided […]

League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

The NFL has reached out to the NFL Players' Association in hopes of joining its study of using marijuana as a potential pain management tool for the league's ailing players, according to The Washington Post.

League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

(The Sports Xchange) – The NFL has reached out to the NFL Players’ Association in hopes of joining its study of using marijuana as a potential pain management tool for the league’s ailing players, according to The Washington Post. The NFL currently bans all marijuana use, but wrote a letter to the NFLPA stating it […]

Neymar on verge of record-breaking move to PSG: agent

Neymar's record-breaking 222 million euros ($263 million) transfer from Barcelona to French side Paris Saint-Germain appeared close to completion on Wednesday, when his agent predicted he could be unveiled by the weekend.

Neymar on verge of record-breaking move to PSG: agent

MADRID (Reuters) – Neymar’s record-breaking 222 million euros ($263 million) transfer from Barcelona to French side Paris Saint-Germain appeared close to completion on Wednesday, when his agent predicted he could be unveiled by the weekend. Neymar’s team mate Lionel Messi posted a farewell message on social media to the Brazilian, whose agent Wagner Ribeiro was […]

Dodgers acquire prized ace Darvish from Rangers

Minutes after Darvish posted a picture of himself standing next to his Rangers locker on Twitter, Texas traded the four-time All-Star to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday.

Dodgers acquire prized ace Darvish from Rangers

(The Sports Xchange) – Yu Darvish is on the move, after all. Minutes after Darvish posted a picture of himself standing next to his Rangers locker on Twitter, Texas traded the four-time All-Star to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday. The Japanese-born right-hander posted a caption of “10min!!!” with his Twitter selfie, a reference to […]