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Anthony Joshua reveals the opponent he originally wanted this weekend

Anthony Joshua reveals the opponent he originally wanted this weekend

Joshua claimed the British heavyweight title when he stopped Whyte in the seventh round of their 2015 grudge match but there is still an interest in seeing them fight again, especially considering the fact that Whyte holds a victory over Joshua from when the pair were amateurs.


Verstappen laments 'worst qualifying of the year'

Verstappen laments 'worst qualifying of the year'

I'm sure that if we had started from the qualifying position we deserved, our pace would have been enough to get us a much better result. "I haven't seen what's the [stewards'] case and what he did, so I'm completely the wrong person to comment on that".


Arsenal Forward Olivier Giroud Claims Puskas Award

Arsenal Forward Olivier Giroud Claims Puskas Award

Sanchez looked up and curled a cross into the area for the onrushing Giroud, who flicked the ball off his boot and over the despairing dive of Wayne Hennessey in the Palace goal. Castellanos scored virtually straight from kick-off with a remarkable strike from the half-way line while Masuluke netted a stoppage-time bicycle kick.


World Series MVP Ray Knight arrested at Virginia home

World Series MVP Ray Knight arrested at Virginia home

Police responded to the residence in Fairfax County, Virginia, around 4 a.m. for a reported fight, police said. Police say Knight got into a fight with a 33-year-old male acquaintance and that both had visible injuries. Details in the incident itself are still sparse, but I personally doubt that if we do get more details, they'll make this situation look any better. Knight now works as an analyst for the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network on Washington Nationals broadcasts.


Dwyane Wade to Come off Bench for Cavaliers, JR Smith to Start

Dwyane Wade to Come off Bench for Cavaliers, JR Smith to Start

Smith to run with the starting unit as he did last season. Now that Wade has agreed to come off the bench, Lue said it will be a permanent move. "We talked about it before we got here [that] it'd be a better fit with him coming off the bench", Lue said.


Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool face mountain of criticism

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool face mountain of criticism

Such is the rollercoaster of modern football that reflections on Liverpool's 7-0 trouncing of Maribor in the Champions League last week have been crowded out by talk of their defensive frailties. "It was hard to let him go because when you're in front of Maradona, you want to speak with him and share a moment with him". Few Premier League players will be as brittle in defense as Dejan Lovren , who was hauled off after a half hour.