By Chris Williams: WBA World middleweight champion Ryota Murata (13-1, 10 KOs) will be making his first defense of his WBA ‘regular’ 160lb. strap against Italy’s Emanuele Felice Blandamura (27-2, 5 KOs) on April 15 on ESPN2 from the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. Show More Summary
Anthony Joshua considers Joseph Parker a better "all-round" fighter than his other rival world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.
Anthony Joshua could become an undisputed world heavyweight champion by the end of the summer
Ukraine's Vasyl Lomachenko aims to become a three-weight world champion in his 12th professional fight when he faces Jorge Linares.
By Chris Williams: Golden Boy Promotions and Top Rank have finalized the May 12th fight between WBA World lightweight champion Jorge Linares and 2-time Olympic gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko. This wasn’t an easy fight to put together due the date of the fight conflicting with the replay of the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Show More Summary
The two-time champions sealed a berth in the 2019 World Cup when rain arrived with Scotland five runs short of the DLS par score
What a way to return. Daniel Bryan returned to WWE on Tuesday night when the former World Champion appeared on SmackDown Live and gave a heartfelt speech on returning to the ring. Bryan was cleared to return to the ring following a two year absence due to post-concussion syndrome. Show More Summary
By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Former WBC heavyweight champion Frank Bruno has warned WBA, IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua that WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker will be dangerous… Read More » The post Bruno: Parker is a very dangerous guy appeared first on fightnews.com.
New York Times, A Curveball From the New Tax Law: It Makes Baseball Trades Harder: As President Trump congratulated the World Series champion Houston Astros at a White House ceremony last week, he also heaped praise on himself and congressional Republicans for passing a sweeping tax cut last year. He...
YES! YES! YES! Daniel Bryan competing in the WWE again? YES! According to WWE, the former world champion has been cleared to wrestle. WWE fans have wanted Bryan to get inside the squared circle for years now. He last wrestled for the company in 2015, just weeks after winning the intercontinental championship at WrestleMania 31. Show More Summary
Maria Gushchina? Never heard of her? If you’re a regular here on TFB we have written about her before, here and here for instance. She is a Russian sport shooter with three Handgun World Champion titles in the Lady Production Division. Show More Summary
GUEST: In 2016, DeepMind’s AlphaGo famously defeated Lee Sedol, an international Go champion, becoming the first computer program to beat a human world champion. In 2018, LawGeex, an AI contract review platform, pulled the same stunt on human lawyers. The AI system achieved a 94 percent accuracy rate at surfacing risks in non-disclosure agreements (NDAs). Experienced human […]
Former WBA World Super Bantamweight Champion Juan Carlos Payano’s 10-round fight against undefeated Philippine “Magic” Mike Plania has been elevated to the co-main event at this Friday’s “Rumble at the… Read More » The post Payano-Plania elevated to co-main appeared first on fightnews.com.
Billy Joe Saunders has postponed his world title defence against Martin Murray until June 23 after suffering a hand injury in training. The WBO world middleweight champion (26-0-KO12) had been due to make the fourth defence of his title...Show More Summary
Johannesburg (AFP) – Egypt striker Amr Gamal has quit reigning South African champions Wits after failing to make an impact, lessening his chances of featuring at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Wits coach Gavin Hunt on Tuesday confirmed...Show More Summary
WBO Middleweight World Champion Billy Joe Saunders has suffered an injury to his hand that has scuppered his plans to defend his title against Martin Murray on Saturday 14th April at The 02 in London. Saunders, who suffered his injury during a training session, is devastated that he will not be fit to box on […] The post SAUNDERS INJURED appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has verbally committed to a race using a car with no steering wheel, gearstick, or pedals. Hamilton and quadriplegic opponent Rodrigo Hübner Mendes will race using headsets that allow the userShow More Summary
Hughie Fury is hungrier than ever to become a World Champion and he starts on the road back against British Champion Sam Sexton on Saturday 12th May at the Macron Stadium, Premier Suite, in Bolton, exclusively live on Channel 5. Although...Show More Summary
By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Former WBA heavyweight champion Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne faces WBC #1 Dillian Whyte on Saturday at the 02 Arena in London. Fighting in… Read More » The post Browne aims to win over Aussie fans appeared first on fightnews.com.
Ruqsana Begum was the first British Muslim woman to win a kickboxing world title - but, at 34, she is now moving into boxing.