WBC Sanctions Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury

The WBC has sanctioned a "direct rematch" between heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury. Britain's Fury and American Wilder shared a controversial and thrilling draw in Los Angeles on Saturday. Both fighters have said they want a rematch, while Fury is pushing...

Gambling Firms Agree Television Sport Advertising Ban

Britain's biggest gambling companies have voluntarily agreed to a "whistle-to-whistle" television advertising ban. The Remote Gambling Association (RGA), which includes Bet365, Ladbrokes and Paddy Power, has struck a deal to stop adverts during live sports broadcasts. It follows political pressure about...

When Women’s Football Hit The Big Time

It was short lived.... but for three memorable weeks in the summer of 1971 women's football flared brightly like a comet, before crashing back down to earth again. Just 14 months after Brazil had crushed Italy in the 1970 men's...

GOtv Boxing Night 17:  Real One Eyes N1.5m Cash Prize

Reigning West African Boxing Union (WABU) lightweight champion, Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu, has expressed his desire to win tbe best boxer award at GOtv Boxing Night 17 and the cash prize of N1.5m attached to it. The event holds...

Japan fail to qualify for Olympic trials at Saitama International Marathon

SAITAMA – Marie Imada finished fourth for Japan’s best performance in the Saitama International Marathon on Sunday, but failed to meet the qualifying standards for the Marathon Grand Championship, which also serves as the Japanese trial for the 2020 Olympics. In...

Serena Williams reveals what unites her with Maria Sharapova

While the Williams-Sharapova head-to-head battle for the tennis crown is being viewed by some as a monopoly rather than a rivalry (given Serena's 19-2 record), it has become one of the most enduring confrontations in women's tennis. American tennis ace...

My body is not like when I was 20 years old, says Maria Sharapova

For Maria Sharapova, being competitive and playing at the highest level will be the key to stay on the Tour as long as possible. 'It's difficult when you've tasted such great success and when you have expected yourself to be in...

Verstappen confident of title fight in 2019

Max Verstappen offered a bullish challenge to the likes of Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel, suggesting he does not need Red Bull and new supplier Honda to outpace Mercedes and Ferrari in order to muscle into the fight for honours in 2019. Red Bull's...

Louis Oosthuizen wins South African Open

Home favourite Louis Oosthuizen hailed a “perfect” victory after he claimed the South African Open title for the first time. An emotional Oosthuizen held back tears on the 18th green having powered to an emphatic six-shot success in Johannesburg. The 2010...

Joey Carbery ruled out of Munster’s Champions Cup clash in Limerick

Joey Carbery has been ruled out of Munster’s big Heineken Champions Cup fixture with Castres Olympique at Thomond Park this Sunday lunchtime, 1pm. Munster confirmed that Ireland international Carbery would miss the game just a short few hours before kick-off...