Boxing

Manny Pacquiao has ‘a couple more fights’ in him after July showdown

Manny Pacquiao is not thinking about retirement just yet and believes he can continue boxing beyond his first contest for more than a year Manny Pacquiao is not thinking about retirement just yet and believes he can continue boxing beyond his first contest for more than a year in July, when he faces Argentine WBA welterweight world champion Lucas Matthysse …

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WeGeneration work, rest and play together in Adam Neumann’s empire

New York entrepreneur has big plans to turn his office rental business into a provider of homes, leisure and education Adam Neumann is not satisfied with changing the way 210,000 people work and turning himself into a paper multi-billionaire in the process. Neumann, the 38-year-old co-founder and chief executive of shared office provider WeWork, wants to house, teach, train and …

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Boxing spectator becomes instant meme after knockout punch

Deontay Wilder, left, punches Dominic Breazeale during the first round of the WBC heavyweight championship boxing match.Image: Frank Franklin II/AP/REX/Shutterstock You never know when you might become a meme. During a hard-hitting match between heavyweight boxers Deontay Wilder and Dominic Breazeale Friday night, Wilder landed a nasty right hook on the jaw of Breazeale in the first round, sending him …

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The 10-a-game poker player who won $2.6m

Image caption John Hesp (Photo: Joe Giron) John Hesp sells caravans in Yorkshire for a living and plays poker once a month at his local casino – so it was a huge shock when he went to Las Vegas and won a small fortune. But perhaps it’s just as surprising that his life hasn’t changed a bit. He’s still selling …

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How to watch Michael Conlan vs. Ruben Garcia Hernandez for free

Michael Conlan is one of the top prospects in all of boxing. He’s slowly and steadily taking on more difficult assignments, and that’s what Ruben Garcia Hernandez represents to him on Sunday. Hernandez has faced world champions, and the level of talent he represents should give Conlan—a two-time Irish Olympian—a solid test. The Conlan vs. Hernandez fight can be streamed …

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Errol Spence Jr overwhelms Lamont Peterson in welterweight title defense

The 2012 US Olympian easily defended his IBF welterweight title for the first time Saturday night, dominating Lamont Peterson over eight rounds Boxing Errol Spence Jr overwhelms Lamont Peterson in welterweight title defense Spence drops Peterson in fifth before fight is stopped in eighth Former Olympian improves to 23 wins in 23 fights with 20 KOs Associated Press Sun 21 …

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Inside Luke Perry’s Final Scene In ‘Riverdale’ – Perez Hilton

Luke Perry will be missed. As we reported in March, The thespian — who portrayed the character of Fred Andrews — appeared on the hit show since its debut in 2016, playing the father of Archie Andrews (KJ Apa). At the end of last week’s episode, Archie’s boxing opponent, Randy (Darcy Hinds), died in the ring. This week, as Veronica (Camila Mendes) attempts …

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Roman ‘hand of god’ unearthed by archaeologists near Hadrian’s Wall

(The Vindolanda Trust/REUTERS/Felix Ordonez) A mysterious bronze hand has been unearthed by archaeologists near Hadrian’s Wall in the North of England. The child-sized hand was discovered in April during an excavation at the site of Vindolanda, an ancient Roman fort. Discarded in a ditch, the hand was found near a temple devoted to the god Jupiter Dolichenus. The temple is …

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Black Friday steals Christmas shoppers

Image copyright Getty Images UK retail sales fell by more than expected in December after consumers brought forward their Christmas shopping to November, the Office for National Statistics has said. Sales volumes fell by 0.9%, more than the 0.8% forecast by economists. It comes after a 1.3% rise in November – revised from 1.4% by the ONS – when Black …

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The magical realism of Santa Cruz del Islote – in pictures

Santa Cruz del Islote is a magical place. A population of 540 lives on an island the size of two football fields in the middle of the Caribbean, making it one of the most densely populated islands on the planet Santa Cruz del Islote could have come from a book by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. It is magical realism: eighteen families …

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