Boxing

Halle Berry Turns 52 Today, Reveals How She Manages To Look Like 25

Halle Berry has had a remarkable career as an actress, starring in some truly unforgettable films and being recognized with an academy award. However it turns out that if she had chosen a different path, this yoga goddess could quite easily have become a professional athlete, such is her motivation and dedication to fitness. Now aged 52, having just celebrated …

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Boxing is leaving Amir Khan behind after Terence Crawford defeat | Bryan Armen Graham

Amir Khans defeat at the hands of Terence Crawford underlines he has little hope of returning to the summit of boxing It was less than an hour after Terence Crawford’s comprehensive beatdown of Amir Khan on Saturday night and the conversation had already shifted to what lies ahead for the talented American, whose uncommon blend of tactical aptitude, mental dexterity …

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Canelo Álvarez pulls out of Gennady Golovkin fight over doping ban threat

One of the most anticipated fights of the year is off after Canelo lvarez withdrew from his rematch with Gennady Golovkin One of the most anticipated fights of the year is off after Canelo Álvarez withdrew from his rematch with Gennady Golovkin. Álvarez was under a temporary suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission in connection with a pair of …

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Police reveal details of actor’s killer

Image copyright Facebook Police have released a description of the man suspected of killing an actor from T2 Trainspotting outside his Edinburgh home. Bradley Welsh, 48, died after being shot on the steps of his basement apartment in Chester Street on Wednesday in a “targeted attack”. The gunman was aged between 20 and 30, between 5ft 10in and 6ft tall …

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Jean-Paul Goude’s best photograph: an androgynous Grace Jones

People thought she looked outrageous, alien even. I wanted them to be intimidated. It was a slap in the face to the entertainment of the day The first time I saw Grace was at a show at Les Mouches, a gay bar in New York, in 1974 or 1975. I already knew of Grace as a model, but I didn’t …

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TC Sessions: AR/VR surveys an industry in transition

Industry vets and students alike crammed into UCLA’s historic Royce Hall last week for TC Sessions: AR/VR, our one-day event on the fast-moving (and hype-plagued) industry and the people in it. Disney, Snap, Oculus and more stopped by to chat and show off their latest; if you didn’t happen to be in LA that day, read on and find out …

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Ex-UKIP leader back with girlfriend

Image copyright Jo Marney Image caption Jo Marney posted a picture of the pair together on Boxing Day Henry Bolton is back together with the woman whose controversial texts led to his removal as UKIP leader – and has not ruled out marriage. Asked on BBC Radio Kent if he was in a relationship with Jo Marney, he said: “That’s …

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Moved to tears? The strange appeal of a DIY show

Image copyright BBC/DIY SOS Image caption Darren, pictured with his son Oliver, was struggling to cope after illness left him unable to walk and the sudden death of his wife, Sarah Today’s TV can feel overcast with dark, gritty tales of murder and violence on the streets. Real life, meanwhile, is wracked with anxiety over the B-word. Some though are …

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‘So far, so good’ for Christmas Eve getaway

Image copyright PA Image caption Traffic building on the M25 in Kent on “frantic Friday” – ahead of more busy roads on Christmas Eve Drivers setting out on Christmas Eve are being warned they could face severe delays, but it’s a case of “so far, so good” according to the RAC. The organisation expected roads to be busiest between 11:00 …

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