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Tony Bellew is happy to fight the pound-for-pound king next

Tony Bellew is happy to fight the pound-for-pound king next

How much had those low blows, which went unpunished, contributed to Kovalev's deterioration in the eighth round? "At the top?" Ward asked after the fight. Ward is one of the few boxers who have taken such a leap; however, the renowned Roy Jones Jr left boxing fans in awe after defeating John Ruz to be crowned the champion of the WBA heavyweight division.


Mayweather, Mcgregor Agree To August Super Fight

Mayweather, Mcgregor Agree To August Super Fight

The Straight Blast Gym head-coach tweeted "10 weeks #McGregorVsMayweather" alongside an image of himself and The Notorious One. The 40-year-old Mayweather will be aiming to reach the 50-0 milestone while McGregor is a heavy underdog in the 12-round boxing match.



Ward celebrates big win while Kovalev plans protest

Ward just beat the will and heart out of Kovalev . But Kovalev enjoyed success with his own clubbing right fist in the second round, despite receiving a low blow, and a string of stinging jabs seemed to be troubling Ward in the third.



State of Origin II: New South Wales v Queensland preview

The Blues were so courageous for so long, but you knew it was coming. The final new face from Game One is Storm custodian Billy Slater. Thurston will bow out of Origin after game three while the Maroons future of the likes of Slater and halfback Cooper Cronk remains up in the air.


Arrested For Cheering For Pak In Champions Trophy Final, Charged With Sedition

Arrested For Cheering For Pak In Champions Trophy Final, Charged With Sedition

Sarfraz was showered with bouquets and given a traditional skull cap and an "ajrak" shawl, which is usually presented as a mark of honour. The celebrations did not end once he reached his residential block in central Karachi , adorned with colourful lights and Pakistan flags, where fans climbed on rooftops and balconies to watch him return.