Boxing Sports

Anthony Joshua praises John Fury for rant about collapsed unification bout

Image Credits: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Image, DAZN. “I would want to sit down with J.F, have a Guinness and talk fighting.” In an unexpected twist, Anthony Joshua and John Fury seem to be on the same page regarding the collapse of the all-British heavyweight unification title showdown with Tyson Fury. Fury’s father, John, has never been Read More…

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Osaka fined for media boycott, could face expulsion from French Open

Image Credits: REUTERS/Christian Hartmann, Essentially Sports. ‘Fine Me!’ – Alexander Zverev jokes to Umpire, references Naomi Osaka stand Japan’s Naomi Osaka could be thrown out of the French Open if she continues to boycott post-match news conferences at the tournament, the board of Grand Slam tennis tournaments said on Sunday. Osaka, who was fined 15,000 Read More…

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Chelsea FC 0-1 Leicester City: Youri Tielemans wonder goals wins FA Cup Final

Image Credits: The FA/Getty Images, POOL/AFP/Getty Images. Youri Tielemans was the hero for Leicester City as an incredible goal saw Brendan Rodgers’ Foxes win the FA Cup Final 1-0 at the expense of Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea. With 21,000 fans in attandance at Wembley in the biggest UK event since the beginning of lockdown, Leicester supporters Read More…

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‘Dear Kobe, thank you’: Lakers legend Bryant enshrined in Hall of Fame

Image Credits: REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo, David Butler II/USA TODAY Sports. In picture above: Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant jumps for a rebound against the Denver Nuggets during Game 2 of their NBA Western Conference final basketball playoff game in Los Angeles, California, U.S. May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant Read More…

Football

Klopp reacts to Mane’s angry handshake snub – ‘It’s all fine’

Image Credits: FOOTBALL DAILY/SKY SPORTS, LIVERPOOL/TWITTER. In the picture above: A handshake gesture left in the air. Liverpool ace Sadio Mane slammed for Jurgen Klopp fury after Man Utd win – ‘Disrespectful’ CREDITS: FOOTBALL DAILY/SKY SPORTS The manager downplayed a tense incident with his benched winger that occurred after Liverpool’s win over Manchester United Jurgen Read More…

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Kings of Lagos: children learn chess to seek escape from Nigeria’s slums

Image Credits: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja. A dozen children crowd around plastic tables in the Majidun neighbourhood of Lagos. Intently focused on plastic mats printed with chess boards, the children thoughtfully move pieces on the board as supervisors observe their moves. The waterside shanty town is just across the lagoon from the mansions and towering office blocks Read More…

Football Sports

Former Manchester United player Giggs pleads not guilty to assault

Image Credits: Julian Hamilton/Daily Mirror. Former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs has denied the charge he was violent and engaged in behaviour towards his ex-girlfriend including isolation, belittling, humiliation, harassment, degradation and abuse. A court heard on Wednesday. Giggs, 47, also entered a not guilty plea of actual bodily harm to PR executive Kate Greville, Read More…

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‘Chelsea are in the semi-final for a reason’ – Zidane satisfied with Real Madrid draw

Image Credits: Isabel Infantes/PA, GOAL. In picture above: Christian Pulisic (centre) skips past Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois before shooting to open the scoring for Chelsea. Photograph: Isabel Infantes/PA The Premier League side had the better of the chances in Tuesday’s first leg, but Los Blancos fought back to level the tie Zinedine Zidane said he Read More…