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Thanks to Amanda Nunes, Heloisa Azevedo shed 86 pounds, now fights for CFFC strawweight title

9 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Growing up in the MMA-crazy nation of Brazil, Heloisa Azevedo long dreamed of being a fighter, but it was Amanda Nunes that finally convinced her to chase her dream. Well, it...
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Devin Haney talks how fighting young got him into boxing, striving to become world champion

Devin Haney talks how fighting young got him into boxing, striving to become world champion

1 day ago   |   Sporting News

Right before his main event against Antonio Moran on DAZN, Devin Haney speaks with Sporting News on a variety of topics.
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Boxing to remain part of Tokyo Olympics, but IOC eyes sanctions for AIBA

Boxing to remain part of Tokyo Olympics, but IOC eyes sanctions for AIBA

1 day ago   |   Sporting News

Olympic boxing gets some good news, but not all the developments are positive.
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Behind the scenes with Daniel Jacobs: How he became a winner despite losing vs. Canelo Alvarez

Behind the scenes with Daniel Jacobs: How he became a winner despite losing vs. Canelo Alvarez

2 days ago   |   Sporting News

Sporting News spent fight night with Daniel Jacobs in the biggest boxing match of his career. Although he came up short against Canelo Alvarez, he won over plenty of fans by...
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Will Devin Haney become America's next boxing sensation?

2 days ago   |   ESPN

At only 20 years old, lightweight Devin Haney is considered one of boxing's elite prospects, compiling a 21-0 record in three years as a pro. And he's headed for bigger and...
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Rena Kubota vs. Lindsey VanZandt added to Bellator 222 as another Rizin-Bellator crossover

Rena Kubota vs. Lindsey VanZandt added to Bellator 222 as another Rizin-Bellator crossover

2 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

The open-door policies which have led to interesting matchups between Bellator and Rizin competitors has led to yet another intriguing fight. And this one will be held on one...
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Hoos Fall to North Carolina 3-2 in ACC Tournament Opener

2 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Hope for another run to an ACC Tournament Championship was short lived for the Cavaliers. After a hard fought and well pitched game, the Hoos dropped their ACC Tournament...
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Resurgent Valencia Ready to Topple Barcelona in Copa Del Rey Final

2 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

The tall, gangly Cristiano Piccini is one of Valencia's unlikely heroes. The Italian right-back popped up in the box in the dying seconds of Valencia's last game of 2018 for a...
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Homer caps long, strange trip for Rajai Davis

2 days ago   |   Newsday

When people look back on the box score of this game, and the players who won it for the Mets, there will be no mention of Jason.
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Joe 'Diesel' Riggs' pro boxing debut canceled after opponent withdraws

Joe 'Diesel' Riggs' pro boxing debut canceled after opponent withdraws

2 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

MMA veteran Joe Riggs is going to have to wait a bit to make his professional boxing debut. Riggs was scheduled to fight in his home state of Arizona in a bout against David Da
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President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan was ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it... Read more ...

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

HOUSTON - The Houston Astros placed outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a left hamstring strain. Read more ...

Former T.C. Williams football coach of 'Remember the Titans' fame Bill Yoast...

Former T.C. Williams football coach of 'Remember the Titans' fame Bill Yoast dies at 94

Yoast was portrayed by Will Patton in the 2000 film and is credited with helping integrate the football program at the high school. Read more ...

Gabrielle Union says she would've voted for Klay Thompson over husband...

Gabrielle Union says she would've voted for Klay Thompson over husband Dwyane Wade for All-NBA team

Thompson didn't make this year's All-NBA teams, and he had a strong reaction when he found out the news. Read more ...

Celtic beats Hearts in Cup final to win 'triple treble'

Celtic beats Hearts in Cup final to win 'triple treble'

GLASGOW, Scotland - Celtic wrapped up a domestic treble for an unprecedented third straight season after beating Hearts 2-1 in the Scottish Cup final on Saturday. Read more ...

Hamilton dedicates Monaco GP pole to friend and mentor Lauda

Hamilton dedicates Monaco GP pole to friend and mentor Lauda

MONACO - Lewis Hamilton beat his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to take pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday, while Ferrari slipped down the grid after... Read more ...

PSG coach Thomas Tuchel extends contract for another year

PSG coach Thomas Tuchel extends contract for another year

PARIS - Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his contract at the French champion for another year until June 2021, despite a disappointing second half of the... Read more ...

F1 Monaco Grand Prix: Qualifying results, starting lineup for 2019 race

F1 Monaco Grand Prix: Qualifying results, starting lineup for 2019 race

The starting lineup for the 2019 Monaco Grand Prix is set. Can anybody beat Mercedes in the F1 race on Sunday? Read more ...

Rosario, Homer-Happy Twins Romp Past White Sox 11-4

Rosario, Homer-Happy Twins Romp Past White Sox 11-4

MINNEAPOLIS - Eddie Rosario went 4 for 5 with three RBIs and one of Minnesota's three home runs in another power-packed romp by the major league-leading Twins, who beat the... Read more ...

Olson, Canha go back-to-back in A's 6-2 win over Mariners

Olson, Canha go back-to-back in A's 6-2 win over Mariners

OAKLAND, Calif. - Matt Olson and Mark Canha hit back-to-back home runs in the fourth inning, and the Oakland Athletics beat the slumping Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Friday night... Read more ...