After an exciting weekend, champions were crowned in six divisions, and three competitors came away holding new world records. This post Records Fall, Champions Crowned at Still Target Championship appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Paris (AFP) – Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura insisted Tuesday the four-time world champions could overcome a tricky play-off draw against Sweden to reach the 2018 World Cup finals. Italy will travel to Stockholm on Friday, November 10...Show More Summary
IBF champion Murat Gassiev and former champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk will square-off in the closing matchup of the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight quarter-finals as both men look to move one step closer to capturing the Muhammad Ali Trophy Saturday, October 21 from Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Show More Summary
The draw for the last round of European qualifying for Russia 2018 has been held, and we’re in for some interesting games. Former world champions Italy have been given a tricky draw in the playoffs for the 2018 World Cup. The Azzurri,...Show More Summary
Former boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi has confirmed his promoter Al Haymon has had discussions with UFC President Dana White regarding a fight with Conor McGregor. Malignaggi, who acted as a sparring partner for McGregor in the build-up to his bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Show More Summary
By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Hall of Fame Broadcaster Colonel Bob Sheridan talked to Fightnews.com® about WBO champion Joseph Parker and his thoughts on possible unification bouts with… Read More » The post Colonel: Joshua is an easier opponent than Wilder for Parker appeared first on fightnews.com.
BBC Sport NI goes behind the scenes during the build-up to Ryan Burnett's world title fight against WBA 'super' champion Zhanat Zhakiyanov in Belfast.
• Bulgarian challenger suffers shoulder injury in training• Joshua will now face France’s Takam on 28 October Carlos Takam has replaced Kubrat Pulev as the challenger to world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua on 28 October after a shoulder injury forced the Bulgarian to withdraw. Show More Summary
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam It's almost Peaty Time, as the 2016 Olympic champion and world record holder sets his sights on the Manchester International Swim Meet this weekend. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 Manchester Int’l Meet: Peaty, O’Connor Among Powerhouse Players
Unsticking the fixed mindset. The post How Being a World Champion Can Stunt Your Growth appeared first on The Good Men Project.
By Jeff Aranow: Former heavyweight world title challenger Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) is reportedly injured, and his October 28th fight with IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) is in doubt. Pulev may pull out of his fight against Joshua at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Show More Summary
Multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) games are hugely popular — League of Legends is the most popular video game in the world, after all, and it’s held that title for a long time. The combination of strategy, action, chaos, and short match times makes for an addictive genre. Show More Summary
Josh Warrington has a message to Frank Warren stablemate, Carl Frampton: “Let’s fill Elland Road.” Warrington is a big admirer of the two weight World Champion who recently signed for Warren and boxes Horacio Garcia at Belfast’s Odyssey Arena on November 18. Show More Summary
IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. has announced that he will make the first defense of his belt against former world champion Lamont Peterson in January 2018 on SHOWTIME on… Read More » The post Spence-Peterson on tap for January appeared first on fightnews.com.
Mikkel Kessler has been forced to delay his comeback after contracting Lyme Borreliosis – a bacterial infection spread to humans by infected ticks. The former world champion had announced his… Read More » The post Kessler comeback kayoed by tick bite appeared first on fightnews.com.
Horn will fight a voluntary title defence against Gary Corcoran in Brisbane WBO welterweight world champion also hopeful of rematch with Pacquiao UFC star Conor McGregor is a potential left-field opponent for WBO welterweight world champion Jeff Horn, if the Australian wins his first title defence against Britain’s Gary Corcoran. Show More Summary
By Sean Jones: Welterweight champions Keith Thurman and Errol Spence Jr. don’t see it being the end of the world for 22-year-old Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (18-1, 13 KOs) following his brutal 1st round knockout loss to WBC junior middleweight...Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Harry Kane is an admitted follower of Cristiano Ronaldo’s stratospheric stats as he pursues the Portuguese’s status as the best in the world, but for once it is Ronaldo who trails in the race to be the Champions League’s top marksman. Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: In unquestionably the most boring fight of last Saturday night’s Showtime Boxing card, WBA Super World junior middleweight champion Erislandy “American Dream” Lara (25-2-2, 14 KOs) beat a very limited #6 WBA looking Terrell Gausha (20-1, 9 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary