Boxing

Brawlers Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov suspended indefinitely

(CNN)Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s suspensions have been extended indefinitely following the brawl that broke out after their UFC fight earlier this month. Follow @cnnsport The Commission also voted to withhold half of Nurmagomedov’s $2 million purse until a hearing in December. READ: Conor McGregor comeback ends in defeat amid chaotic scenes “I have felt half was a good enough …

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Fresh questions over police custody death

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe BBC Disclosure programme features previously unseen footage New evidence uncovered by BBC Scotland has raised fresh questions about the way police officers treated a man who died in their custody. Fife father-of-two Sheku Bayoh, 31, died in 2015 after being restrained by police in Kirkcaldy. CCTV, other footage and documents obtained …

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Kansas primary: a test for red state Democrats in the Trump era

The candidates are largely ideologically aligned and differ only slightly on policy, but represent the partys competing impulses Sharice Davids, an amateur mixed martial arts fighter running for Congress in Kansas, arrived at the 403 Club, a pinball bar in downtown Kansas City, for a campaign fundraiser. She was ready to take on the evening’s champion, but she never got …

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How to watch Danny Garcia vs. Adrian Granados for free

The last two times a welterweight star has fought what we assumed was a lesser opponent on a Fox primetime broadcast, the underdog nearly pulled off the upset. That’s all the more reason to watch the live stream of 147-pound titlist Danny Garcia vs. Adrian Granados on Saturday. Granados is the kind of fighter that could put a little fear …

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Fate of the UK economy in shoppers’ hands

Image copyright AFP Like it or loathe it, the consumer is king – or even, queen – and no more so than over Christmas. The spike in festive spending between November and January typically makes up 40% of a retailer’s takings. For many, the season’s tidings weren’t particularly cheerful (if not perhaps as bleak as some feared). The amount ringing …

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Trump Considering ‘Full Pardon’ Of Late Boxing Champion Jack Johnson

President Donald Trump is considering pardoning the late heavyweight champion boxer Jack Johnson thanks to actor Sylvester Stallone. The president tweeted about the potential posthumous pardon on Saturday, saying Stallone called him to tell him the story of the legendary boxer. Johnson’s “trials and tribulations were great, his life complex and controversial,” Trump said, adding, “Yes, I am considering a Full …

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How to watch Porter vs. Ugas for free

Six months after the most high-profile victory of his career, Shawn Porter is back to defend his 147-pound welterweight title. It’s another primetime event where he can continue to amass boxing fans and prove he’s one of the best fighters on the planet. He’ll face Yordenis Ugas in a match that can be live streamed for free on Fox, and …

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Tyson Fury sees off Pianeta then confirms Deontay Wilder fight

Tyson Fury has agreed to a fight against the WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, which was announced after the Britons win against Francesco Pianeta in Belfast Tyson Fury has agreed to a fight against the WBC heavyweight champion, Deontay Wilder, and the date and venue will be announced next week, the promoter Frank Warren announced after the British former world …

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