Latest Boxing News

Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Álvarez was a great fight marred by bad judging
Canelo Álvarez and Gennady Golovkin fought to a controversial draw on Saturday, and it was a bad decision. The sport of boxing is known for terrible judging for a reason, and hot on the heels of peak interest for the sport as a result of Floyd Mayweather vs.

Ferdinand yet to apply for boxing licence
The former England captain is to train with former WBC super-middleweight champion Richie Woodhall for Betfair’s ‘Defender to Contender’ project which he will speak about in a press conference on Tuesday afternoon. Betfair says it will help 38-year-old …
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Willie Pep: Subtle Sophistication
Today is the anniversary of the birth of one of boxing’s singular champions, the greatest featherweight of all-time and a true original, Willie Pep. And while he passed on to the big squared circle in the sky back in 2006, he will never be forgotten and …


Latest NFL Football News

NFL Football
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit cornerback Darius Slay recalls a time earlier in his career when he went up against Larry Fitzgerald, and the… FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The previous time Patriots quarterback Tom Brady opened a season at home against Kansas …
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NFL Football
The two stations in Charlotte, N.C. that Fox Television Stations Group gobbled up in January may have only been the appetizer. The station arm of 21st Century Fox is sniffing around acquisition…
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NFL football
Minnesota Vikings (1-1) at New Orleans Saints (0-2) Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at Mercedes Benz Superdome, New Orleans TV: FOX TV announcers: Chris Myers, Ronde Barber, Jennifer Hale *Keys to the game: All Vikings RB Matt Asiata has to do is capably fill the …
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Meet Kama, Hawaii’s surfing pig

Meet Kama, Hawaii’s surfing pig
Sometimes someone just walks into your life. Kai Holt, of Hawaii Kai, says he was camping with his family at Bellows Beach a few months ago when a little piglet walked into his cabana. Well, that little piggy went to the right cabana. Holt named the pig …
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Choppy waters, smooth surfing
A participant in They Will Surf Again gets ready to hit the water with help from USC physical therapy students. (Photo/Sean Limahelu) It was a gloomy and windy Saturday for the annual They Will Surf Again event in Malibu. Despite the chill in the air …
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Top 5 Best Wetsuits for Surfing 2017
Loving Heavy? Follow us on Facebook! If you’re just getting into surfing, or are buying your first wetsuit, there’s a lot to consider. Some of the essentials include finding a suit that fits properly and that offers the right balance of protection …


IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway rained out to Monday

IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway rained out to Monday
LONG POND — Pocono Raceway simply cannot catch a break with the weather. Both of the track’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races this year were rained out and held the next day. Now, its Verizon IndyCar Series event has suffered the same fate. Sunday’s …
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Tagged: IndyCar Racing
INDIANAPOLIS — Ruled out of racing indefinitely, IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe thanked the “heroes” who helped him after his frightening crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and his doctor said Monday that the accident had left the popular Canadian in …
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INDYCAR Adds Louisiana Race
Avondale, Louisiana — INDYCAR announced today the addition of NOLA Motorsports Park and the Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana to the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in 2015. The event will be held April 10-12 and organized by Andretti Sports Marketing on a …
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Olympic Channel General Manager Mark Parkman looks back at a successful year

Olympic Channel General Manager Mark Parkman looks back at a successful year
Recruited to lead the International Olympic Committee’s start-up multimedia platform in August 2015, Mark Parkman developed a strategic plan of implementation which, 11 months later, culminated in the launch of the Olympic Channel following the Closing …

Teaching Video – Multimedia Workshop
This video allows teachers to lead a workshop on short exposure photography techniques. A fun and participative way to teach pupils about images whilst discovering a particular aspect of the Olympic Games. The first part presents the historical and …

Prevention of competition manipulation
The IOC’s ultimate goal is to protect clean athletes. We are therefore actively committed to fighting all forms of cheating in sport. The manipulation of sports competitions has become an area of great concern in recent years. Such corruption threatens …


Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19

Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19
Roller Derby, at the Chicago Coliseum Aug. 13, 1935 (Image Provided) World Roller Derby Week Aug. 13-19 will include an inaugural annual public celebration, retro-style games and a national community service blood drive in honor of the invention of Roller …
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This roller derby player goes by the name Hebrew-Ham Lincoln
NEW YORK (JTA) — Dara Fineman may not be the only Jewish player in the Gotham Girls Roller Derby League, but she’s the only one who sports a Star of David painted over her eye. Her derby name is plenty Jewish, too: “Hebrew-Ham Lincoln” — yes …
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It’s not your grandmother’s roller derby
Dave and Beth Corson drove in from Tampa Sunday afternoon to watch their daughter participate in a new team sport that involves knocking other players to the ground. “I just hope she doesn’t get hurt,” said Beth Corson, repeating the mantra of mothers …
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Latest Snow Skiing News

Ski Deaths Spike This Season In Northeast
There have been several deaths at ski areas across the region this season. But is it an unusual number? In January, 22-year-old Skyler Ormond of Canandaigua, NY died in a snowboarding accident at the Killington Ski Resort in Vermont. He tried to avoid a …
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Skiing vs. Snowboarding
Skiing and snowboarding are ways of moving over snow with boards attached to the feet; practiced mostly as recreation or sport, but often as conveyance. About Skiing is a sport that makes use of a pair of skis for traveling on snow. Snowboarding is a sport …

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Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title

Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 metres high divingat the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a “miracle …
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High diving seems like great fun, but fear is always there
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) – Against the stunning backdrop of the Hungarian Parliament, looming on the opposite side of the Danube, 10 women spent a glorious summer afternoon climbing up a towering metal structure, all for the purpose of hurling themselves …
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Lady Plainsmen Swimming and Diving Has High Hopes for 2017 [VIDEO]
The 2017 girl’s high school swimming and diving season could turn out to be a banner one for Laramie High School. Laramie returns 19 state qualifiers, which includes seven All-State swimmers and divers, off last year’s team that finished as the 4A …
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Latest NBA Basketball News

Report: Chicago Bulls don’t think Cameron Payne can play in the NBA
The Chicago Bulls may be ready to move on from point guard Cameron Payne less than a year after acquiring him from the Oklahoma City Thunder. Cameron Payne hasn’t lived up to the expectations that come with being the 14th pick in the draft. He’s …
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NBA 2K18 player ratings revealed for the Charlotte Hornets
The long-awaited moment is finally here as the NBA 2K18 player ratings for the Charlotte Hornets have been released. Sub the Gamer posted a YouTube video showing every team’s roster on NBA 2K18 with each player’s individual rating. The Charlotte …
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From Tennis To NBA, The Value Of The Patch Stays In Play…
Patches, who cares about patches? If you are a brand that is looking for a quick splash, sometimes without explanation, then finding your way through a patch is an interesting disruptive way in, although with the NBA, at least on the team side in the US …


Competitive Swimming Linked to Asthma in New Study

Competitive Swimming Linked to Asthma in New Study
A new study titled, “Prevalence and characteristics of asthma in the aquatic disciplines” indicates that about 25% of competitive swimmers have asthma, and that this problem occurs more frequently in some parts of the world compared to others, or …

Competitive swimming keeps kids fit
It took a bit longer than most competitive swimmers for Chris Angerhofer to find his stride. But life in the pool has become his calling. His singular focus has been on becoming the best swimmer he can be. A Division I distance freestyle swimmer at South …
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Breast surgeon Steven Schonholz uses competitive swimming to keep fit, reduce stress
WESTFIELD—Four mornings a week at the YMCA of Greater Westfield, Dr. Steven M. Schonholz trades in his scrubs for swimming gear. A competitive swimmer, Schonholz uses the pool at the Y to not only ready for participation in local, national and …
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