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In a locked-down coronavirus world, we give you the best MMA movies of all time

10 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Like much of the world, you likely find yourself locked down in a social isolation bubble during the global coronavirus pandemic. More people than ever currently are homebound...
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Australia is providing free childcare during the coronavirus crisis

16 hours ago   |   Fortune

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Las Vegas boxer Rahim Gonzales eyes gold in 2021 Olympics

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

The 23-year-old was devastated by the postponement of the Summer Olympics, but he will delay his professional aspirations and work toward the 2021 games.
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Coronavirus causes California to cancel combat sports events through May

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has caused the largest state combat sports sanctioning body in North America to pull the plug on events at least through the end of...
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California State Athletic Commission Cancels Combat Sports Through May

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Mixed martial arts and boxing events scheduled to take place in California over the next two months won't be allowed in the state...
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Rudy Gobert goes hard in the gym after beating coronavirus

Rudy Gobert goes hard in the gym after beating coronavirus

3 days ago   |   New York Post

Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert worked out Tuesday for the first time since he became the first NBA player to test positive for the coronavirus two weeks ago. Gobert, who was...
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Conor McGregor sends timely message as he sharpens his hands during enforced hiatus

3 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Former UFC champ-champ Conor McGregor has been one of MMA's loudest voices during the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis, calling for his home nation to implement a complete lockdown...
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British boxing champion suspended for joking about domestic violence amid lockdown

4 days ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

"It was a very, very, very bad out of taste joke," Billy Joe Saunders, who may have jeopardized a shot at a lucrative title bout against Canelo Alvarez, said while apologizing...
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International Boxing Hall of Fame delays 2020 inductions; Hopkins, Mosley, Marquez to be inducted in 2021

4 days ago   |   CBS Sports

Due to concerns over the global coronavirus pandemic, this year's Boxing Hall of Fame inductees will have to wait
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British Boxing Board suspends Billy Joe Saunders' license after insensitive social media post

4 days ago   |   CBS Sports   |   3 articles

Saunders' poor decision could cost him millions as his planned bout with Canelo Alvarez may be in jeopardy
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Mississippi State player announces transfer one day after Mike Leach...

Mississippi State player announces transfer one day after Mike Leach apologizes for tweet

Fabien Lovett announced he would enter the NCAA transfer portal. He also retweeted a commentary by FS1's Shannon Sharpe on Leach's tweet and apology. Read more ...

Rangers prospect K'Andre Miller faced racial slurs on video chat with fans

Rangers prospect K'Andre Miller faced racial slurs on video chat with fans

Someone "hijacked" a Zoom chat and directed the slurs at New York's 2018 first-round draft pick. Read more ...

Report: Celtics legend Garnett heading to Hall of Fame with Kobe, Duncan

Report: Celtics legend Garnett heading to Hall of Fame with Kobe, Duncan

Kevin Garnett, who won an NBA championship with Boston, will be part of a class with Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan, who each won five titles. Read more ...

FIFA extends men's age limit for Tokyo Olympics due to virus

FIFA extends men's age limit for Tokyo Olympics due to virus

GENEVA - FIFA has extended the age limit for the men's soccer tournament at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

'NBA 2K' tournament bracket: Live stream & results for every match during...

'NBA 2K' tournament bracket: Live stream & results for every match during ESPN's Players Tournament

Star NBA players from Kevin Durant to Trae Young are taking part in an "NBA 2K" tournament that will be aired on ESPN. Read more ...

Basketball Hall of Fame set to announce 2020 class

Basketball Hall of Fame set to announce 2020 class

A unique Hall of Fame class will be announced Saturday in a unique way. Read more ...

NFL fans want Rex Ryan to apologize for inexplicably calling Amari Cooper a...

NFL fans want Rex Ryan to apologize for inexplicably calling Amari Cooper a 'turd'

Rex Ryan said he wasn't a fan of Amari Cooper's new deal with the Cowboys, but the former coach took things a bit too far. Read more ...

Rangers' James Jones out until 2021 after tripping over son's toy

Rangers' James Jones out until 2021 after tripping over son's toy

Coronavirus quarantining got a lot more painful for one baseball player this week. Texas Rangers pitcher James Jones tore the patella tendon in his right knee Monday after... Read more ...

AP source: Chiefs agree to reworked deal with WR Watkins

AP source: Chiefs agree to reworked deal with WR Watkins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Chiefs and wide receiver Sammy Watkins have agreed on a restructured one-year contract that gives the franchise much-needed salary cap relief, a person... Read more ...

2 top French doctors said on live TV that coronavirus vaccines should be...

2 top French doctors said on live TV that coronavirus vaccines should be tested on poor Africans, leaving viewers horrified

Two highly respected French doctors discussed on live television how a potential new treatment against COVID-19 should be first tested in Africa, "where there are no masks, no... Read more ...