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Canelo Alvarez to fight Daniel Jacobs in May 4 middleweight unification

10 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   5 articles

Canelo Alvarez has agreed to fight fellow middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs on May 4. Mexico's Alvarez broke the news of the unification bout on his Twitter account Thursday...
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Canelo will face Jacobs to unify titles on May 4

14 minutes ago   |   ESPN   |   5 articles

Canelo Alvarez will meet Daniel Jacobs to unify their 160-pound world titles on May 4 - Cinco de Mayo weekend - at a venue to be determined, though the fight it is likely to be...
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Canelo Alvarez to face Daniel Jacobs on May 4

Canelo Alvarez to face Daniel Jacobs on May 4

20 minutes ago   |   Sporting News   |   5 articles

Canelo Alvarez will defend his world titles in a middleweight showdown with Daniel Jacobs on Cinco De Mayo weekend.
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With John Engler out at Michigan State, Nassar survivors can finally start healing

With John Engler out at Michigan State, Nassar survivors can finally start healing

38 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

One year ago this week - January 15, 2018 - marked the beginning of the sentencing hearings for Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics, U.S. Olympic Committee, and Michigan...
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2019 Pegasus World Cup odds, predictions: Expert who called Gun Runner's win releases early picks

1 hour ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's Jody Demling called Gun Runner winning the Pegasus World Cup last year
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Top Canadian assistant referee Joe Fletcher retires, says time is right

1 hour ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - After two World Cups and numerous other marquee soccer matches, Canada's Joe Fletcher is retiring as an assistant referee. The 42-year-old Fletcher, from St...
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WADA: Lab data retrieved and being moved out of Moscow

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

MOSCOW - Experts from the World Anti-Doping Agency have finished retrieving data from the Moscow lab that could lead to sanctions against Russian athletes implicated in the...
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Camping World to sponsor entire NASCAR race weekend at Chicagoland

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Camping World will sponsor all three NASCAR national series races at Chicagoland in June.
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Pacquiao vs. Broner: Marcus Browne is looking to make a name for himself against Badou Jack

Pacquiao vs. Broner: Marcus Browne is looking to make a name for himself against Badou Jack

3 hours ago   |   Sporting News

Marcus Browne fights for a world title this Saturday in the co-main event of the Manny Pacquiao-Adrien Broner. Browne gives Sporting News a peek at his life heading in to the...
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Investigative Journalist Who Exposed Corrupt FIFA Official Was Shot Dead in Ghana

3 hours ago   |   Time

An investigative journalist in Ghana who helped expose a high-ranking official at world soccer body FIFA as corrupt was shot dead by gunmen on a motorbike as he drove home...
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MLB hot stove: Yankees, Adam Ottavino reportedly agree to 3-year deal

MLB hot stove: Yankees, Adam Ottavino reportedly agree to 3-year deal

New York added another strikeout specialist to a bullpen already brimming with them. Read more ...

Qatar, Japan advance in Asian Cup with perfect record

Qatar, Japan advance in Asian Cup with perfect record

AL AIN, United Arab Emirates - Qatar finished the group stage of the Asian Cup with a third straight win, beating three-time champion Saudi Arabia 2-0 on Thursday in a highly... Read more ...

Pistons' Blake Griffin fined $15K for verbal abuse of a game official

Pistons' Blake Griffin fined $15K for verbal abuse of a game official

The incident occurred at the conclusion of Detroit's 100-94 loss to the Jazz on Monday. Read more ...

Video: UFC on ESPN+ 1 media day face-offs

Video: UFC on ESPN+ 1 media day face-offs

NEW YORK - As we inch closer to the UFC's new era on ESPN, the top fighters on the card inched close to each other during Thursday's media day at the host hotel. UFC on ESPN+ 1... Read more ...

How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

Michigan State University's governing body on Thursday accepted interim president John Engler's resignation , but said it would be effective immediately rather than next week... Read more ...

Al-Attiyah wins 3rd Dakar Rally title; Price wins bike class

Al-Attiyah wins 3rd Dakar Rally title; Price wins bike class

LIMA, Peru - Nasser Al-Attiyah won his third Dakar Rally crown while Toby Price won his second motorbike title in a race which featured one last twist on Thursday. Read more ...

Michigan State says Engler resignation effective immediately

Michigan State says Engler resignation effective immediately

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State University's Board of Trustees said Thursday that interim president John Engler's resignation is effective immediately. Read more ...

Lowry fights to hold Abu Dhabi halfway lead by 1 stroke

Lowry fights to hold Abu Dhabi halfway lead by 1 stroke

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Irish golfer Shane Lowry followed his opening 10-under 62 with a fighting 70 at the Abu Dhabi Championship to limit his shrinking lead to one... Read more ...

Turkish prosecutors seek arrest warrant for NBA player Enes Kanter, a...

Turkish prosecutors seek arrest warrant for NBA player Enes Kanter, a staunch Erdogan opponent

Government prosecutors in Turkey are seeking an arrest warrant for New York Knicks center Enes Kanter, a Turkish national and political opponent of the country's president... Read more ...

Bernard Tomic, Lleyton Hewitt tennis war escalates: wife threats, blackmail

Bernard Tomic, Lleyton Hewitt tennis war escalates: wife threats, blackmail

Lleyton Hewitt alleged Bernard Tomic threatened his family and has attempted to blackmail him since their relationship broke down in 2017. Hewitt finally responded to Tomic's... Read more ...