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Muhammad Ali Was an Artist Performing for Himself

Muhammad Ali’s singular athleticism reached high levels of brilliance, a facet of his toolkit in the ring been pointed out by other artists arraying from George Balanchine to Alberto Moravia.”> Muhammad Ali was not only the greatest jock of the 20 th Centuryhe was also best available circumstance that ever happened to writers. Tv and radio kinfolks adored him, extremely, …

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Even KOd, Ronda Rousey Is the Winner

Holly Holm may have brutally beaten her on Sunday night, but Rousey’s charisma means she’ll remain the big draw for crowds. On Sunday night, former world boxing champion Holly Holm delivered a devastating blow to Ronda Rousey, a clean kick to the jawline that rendered the undefeated UFC champion unconscious and defeated. Rousey, the charismatic, tough-talking bantamweight championship fighter, was …

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FuboTV wants to be the answer for sports-loving cord cutters

Lionel Messi( L) of FC Barcelona conducts the ball next to his teammate Luis Suarez( R) and Luka Modric( 2nd L) and Sergio Ramos( 2nd R) of Real Madrid CF during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF .Image: alex caparros/ Getty Images Cord-cutting is the hardest for TV viewers who like live happens. For many …

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Watch Conor McGregor go nuts at the UFC 205 press conference

UFC president Dana White separates Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez during the UFC 205 press conference.Image: Michael Reaves/Getty Images Oh, Conor McGregor. What happened? Just a couple days ago the popular mixed martial arts fighter was strolling through New York City, bringing smiles to our faces after a tender and gracious moment with one of his biggest fans, an Irish …

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21 Life Lessons Learned From Some Of The World’s Greatest Sports Coaches

For people who dont play or like sports, sports metaphors are frustrating, obnoxious or cliche. Of course, they think this at their loss. Even the ancient philosophers from Seneca to Epictetus to Socrates loved to reference sports. Wrestling, gymnastics, boxing, runningyou cant crack an ancient text and not find them connecting philosophy to metaphors about sparring, about competing in the …

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Conor McGregor meets his biggest fan, an Irish NYPD officer

UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor will fight Eddie Alvarez on Saturday.Image: Michael Reaves/Getty Images For a guy who makes millions to kick, punch and wrestle other people, Conor McGregor sure seems like a nice guy. The Irish mixed martial arts fighter, who will fight in UFC’s main event on Saturday at Madison Square Garden, met one of his biggest fans …

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Ronda Rousey’s 48-second UFC loss has people wondering if she’ll retire

Ronda Rousey with her mother, AnnMaria De Mars, after the fight, with coach Edmond Tarverdyan in the background.Image: AP Photo/John Locher After more than a year of anticipation, the fate of the most famous UFC fighter to date, Ronda Rousey, was decided in just 48 seconds on Friday. Brazilian fighter Amanda Nunes defended her women’s bantamweight champion title by dispatching Rousey …

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