The lineal heavyweight champion of the world, Tyson Fury, set up a November date with undefeated WBC champion Deontay Wilder after Fury turned in a measured performance to outpoint Francesco Pianeta in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
A brawl between two professional boxers has unfolded in a Belfast Nando’s. A now-viral video caught fighter Deontay Wilder chasing Billy Joe Saunders after Saunders reportedly hurled a chicken at the US heavyweight boxer.
Juventus’ new signing, Cristiano Ronaldo, makes his competitive debut for his new club today, but it remains to be seen if he can keep up his impressive scoring rate in a league heralded for its defensive excellence.
Teammates of the UFC 229 main event fighters Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov, Artem Lobov and Zubayra Tukhugov respectively, are expected to be added to the same card to fight each other in the octagon.
Russian ice hockey star Ilya Kovalchuk is returning to North America after spending four consecutive seasons in the KHL, leaving fans and journalists wondering how well he will adapt to the NHL after such a long break.
Amnesty International has claimed that Indonesian authorities killed dozens of people as part of public safety operation aimed at preparing the host cities Jakarta and Palembang for the 2018 Asian Games.
A fight between undefeated heavyweights Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder inched closer on Friday after the WBC heavyweight champion gatecrashed the Belfast weigh-in for Fury’s second comeback fight against Franceso Pianeta.
Matias Messi, older brother of the Argentinian football star, has been given a two-and-a-half-year suspended sentence and ordered to carry out community service after being found guilty of illegally possessing a firearm.
Madison Kocian and Kyla Ross have detailed the abuse they suffered at the hands of disgraced gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar, saying they were inspired to do so by the dozens of victims who have come forward so far.
Tantamount to torture - the conditions in which Russia says the US is holding accused Kremlin agent Maria Butina. We speak to her lawyer. US-Turkey tensions hit new highs, as Ankara warns relations have come to an almost complete halt. The Syrian...
Stories that shaped the week - one of the cities worst-hit by the conflict in Syria - Aleppo - is undergoing extensive reconstruction, after years of war. The standoff between the US and Turkey escalates - with Ankara saying relations have almost...
We visit one of the Syrian cities worst-hit by the war - Aleppo - to witness the reconstruction process after years under attack by Islamic State and militants. Syria and sanctions are set to lead talks when Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin meet in...