Thursday September 24-th, 2020

Ex-world champ Nigel Benn, 55, confirms return to boxing Ex-world champ Nigel Benn, 55, confirms return to boxing

The Dark Destroyer's promoter Mark Peters recently told the BBC , "It's not like Nigel left the sport, hung up his gloves and never trained again". "I was having suicidal thoughts, I didn't want to be where I was". I one hundred percent mean that. ...

Bernardo Silva Apologises For Controversial Benjamin Mendy Tweet Bernardo Silva Apologises For Controversial Benjamin Mendy Tweet

Mendy, who has been close friends with the Portugal global since their time together at Monaco, responded in apparent amusement but the tweet was widely deemed to be offensive. He said: 'It was just a joke . It's a cartoon and the face is quite sim...

Three more players leave Tennessee after 1-3 start Three more players leave Tennessee after 1-3 start

As the meat of the Vols' SEC slate approaches, it's obvious, at least to an outsider, that the 2019 Tennessee team may not be competitive enough to win a lot of games in the league. They got off to a 5-5 start under Pruitt that included victories ove...

Steelers add tight end from Seattle Steelers add tight end from Seattle

However, the Seahawks don't have another true tight end on the active roster, but they may have already addressed that issue. The trade is the second in as many weeks for the winless Steelers (0-3), who acquired defensive back Minkah Fitzpatri...

Football referee shot by fan's cannon at Maine Maritime Academy game Football referee shot by fan's cannon at Maine Maritime Academy game

The official can be clearly seen grabbing his head in the back of the end zone and falling to the ground as the blast goes off. The Hancock County Sheriff's Department told WCSH-TV that an academy alumnus brought the cannon to the game in Castine.

Andy Murray dumped out of Zhuhai in last 16 Andy Murray dumped out of Zhuhai in last 16

The 32-year-old continued his return from hip surgery by claiming his first ATP Tour singles win since January with victory over Tennys Sandgren in the previous round, although he was unable to progress through to the quarter-finals in China.

Lamar Jackson: 'I hate running' Lamar Jackson: 'I hate running'

If I have to run, I'll do it, but I'd rather just sit back and pass it. That's a bit hard to believe, as it's always been a big part of Jackson's game, dating back to his high school days. "I'm one-on-one. I like my chances over anyone one-on-one...

DraftKings ties up NFL daily fantasy sports deal DraftKings ties up NFL daily fantasy sports deal

The undisputed king of professional sports leagues in the U.S. and one of the big rulers in the DFS realm announced Thursday a multi-year partnership that marks the beginning of a new era in the growth of the daily fantasy sports sector, which has se...

Klopp: Matip is one of Liverpool's best pieces of business Klopp: Matip is one of Liverpool's best pieces of business

This season though, the former Cameroon worldwide has been the number one choice alongside Van Dijk, beating out competition from Dejan Lovren and Joe Gomez. "Contract situations, we don't talk about here. We don't know 100 per cent, but he's really ...

Valverde uncertain about Lionel Messi's comeback Valverde uncertain about Lionel Messi's comeback

Messi has only started one game this season, the LaLiga defeat of Villarreal on Tuesday in which he was substituted at half-time. His presence in this category would not matter to Barcelona , since he plays his matches on the Federation Internat...

5 times Serena Williams inspired us with her fearlessness and determination 5 times Serena Williams inspired us with her fearlessness and determination

She's still an unbelievable athlete and can still compete - she reached the final of her last four Grand Slams - so she doesn't need to prove anything. "You have to believe in yourself when no one else does". "Just what are you willing to pay for it?...

Nick Kyrgios handed suspended 16-week ban by ATP Tour Nick Kyrgios handed suspended 16-week ban by ATP Tour

Kyrgios , who has won titles in Acapulco and Washington this year, is known for his outbursts both on and off the court. "Following a clarification issued by the player.it was determined that the incident did not constitute a Player Major Offense and...

Mets' Alonso hits 52nd HR, ties Major League Baseball rookie mark

He hurried around the bases after the solo homer, did handshakes with teammates outside the dugout and took a curtain call on the top step to big cheers from the crowd at Citi Field. Alonso's 52 round-trippers lead baseball and are the most in a sing...

Japan stun Ireland in Rugby World Cup thriller Japan stun Ireland in Rugby World Cup thriller

The hosts were utterly worthy winners and, having admitted that their nerves got the better of them in the 30-10 curtain-raising win over Russian Federation, there was no repeat eight days later. But Japan, emboldened by its raucous home fans, found ...

Liverpool facing threat of being kicked out of the Carabao Cup Liverpool facing threat of being kicked out of the Carabao Cup

However, one of those included, 22-year-old Pedro Chirivella, may not have met the registration criteria - related to an International Transfer Certificate issue. The team Klopp picked was filled with youngsters and fringe players as he rotated heavi...

Unbeaten Spence faces Porter for unified title, wants Pacquaio next Unbeaten Spence faces Porter for unified title, wants Pacquaio next

He has defended the IBF strap three times , winning it back in May 2017 by knocking out Kell Brook. To be successful on fight night, Spence will need to be sure that he uses his height and reach advantage correctly, especially given the fact that ...

Welcome To The Weekend: Russian GP Welcome To The Weekend: Russian GP

Hamilton is unsure whether Mercedes has the ability to find enough performance this weekend to fight with Red Bull and Ferrari, but believes his vehicle does have more pace to unlock. If I would have thought Singapore would have been that hard, you...

Braun hits grand slam as Brewers secure playoff spot Braun hits grand slam as Brewers secure playoff spot

Wednesday night's playoff-clinching win over the Reds was their 10th in 11 games, all without their MVP. This weekend, Milwaukee goes to Colorado to face the Rockies, the last place team in the NL West. Brennaman is retiring after his 46th season, ...

Kyrie Irving Says He 'Failed' as a Leader for the Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving Says He 'Failed' as a Leader for the Boston Celtics

I didn't really think about what I was leaving behind. "I'm the next one and meant to take over this league for the next few years", he said. "We always had talked about it". "Obviously, being from the East Coast, it was something I was really ex...

Unbeaten Spence faces Porter to unify welterweight titles Unbeaten Spence faces Porter to unify welterweight titles

A win over Spence immediately places him atop the division. Spence is an even heavier favorite to beat Shawn Porter on Saturday night than he was against Garcia, but Spence still considers this a bigger bout because Porter is a true welterweight an...

No. 12 Penn State blows out Maryland (again) 59-0 No. 12 Penn State blows out Maryland (again) 59-0

The Nittany Lions are undefeated and are ranked No. 12 in the nation, but are they as good as the market is giving them credit for? The ease of those victories may have caused them to relax just a little, though, as they were somewhat fortunate to ge...

Chicago Bears: Week 4 matchup could be critical for winning a season Chicago Bears: Week 4 matchup could be critical for winning a season

Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky has to take advantage of the opportunities given to him. The Bears defense is the best in the National Football League, however. Mack had two sacks last week, forcing fumbles on each one. Another concern for the Bear...

Antonio Brown may not be done with the National Football League after all Antonio Brown may not be done with the National Football League after all

There are several concerns of Brown and his off the field legal issues as he now faces accusations of sexual assault, sexual misconduct, throwing furniture over a balcony, and refusing to pay money owed to clients. Brown said that he was attending on...

Former MSU Basketball star Aerial Powers, Mystics make WNBA Finals Former MSU Basketball star Aerial Powers, Mystics make WNBA Finals

Last season, Washington was swept in three games by the Seattle Storm. That's just fine with the Sun, who relish the role of underdog so much that the team has been selling T-shirts during their playoff run that read DisrespeCT, with the CT highlig...

Nationals Clinch Wild Card Berth Nationals Clinch Wild Card Berth

The former Nationals star didn't get specific or repeat what the hecklers were saying, but he wasn't happy following a 5-2 loss Wednesday night, the team's fifth straight setback. The NL Wild Card game will be played in Washington on Tuesday, Octob...

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