MMA

Khabib faces tough fight if he wants late father's dream GSP bout

Justin Gaethje presents Khabib Nurmagomedov’s biggest challenge to date at UFC 254… with the prospect of fulfilling his late father’s lifelong ambition in fighting Georges St-Pierre the stakes could not be higher for the undefeated Dagestani Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to face Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 on October 24  The undefeated Russian will be […]

Rugby Union

French clubs in legal fight over extended autumn Test schedule

French clubs in legal fight against World Rugby over extended autumn Test schedule for 2020 Six Nations and emergency ‘Eight Nations’ Governing body have agreed an international window in October and December  It means clubs will lose their players between October 25 and December 5 French clubs are livid at World Rugby’s ratification of this […]

Boxing

Dubois and Joyce to risk fight in behind-closed-doors events

Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce will risk their mouth-watering October showdown by returning to action in behind-closed-doors events at the BT Sport studios this summer Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce will both return to boxing action this summer The pair are currently slated to meet in a huge showdown on October 24 Both are unbeaten […]

MMA

Jones on Ngannou fight: 'He has a chance to knock me the f*** out'

‘He has a chance to knock me the f*** out’: Jon Jones admits possible Francis Ngannou super-fight could lead to ‘worst case scenario’ but insists win is assured if he survives first round Jon Jones wants super-fight with heavyweight powerhouse Francis Ngannou  But light-heavyweight champion is in the middle of pay dispute with UFC  Despite […]

Boxing

Whyte to fight Povetkin in Eddie Hearn’s garden

Promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed a series of August fight nights will be hosted in his garden, with Dillian Whyte’s heavyweight showdown against Alexander Povetkin the standout bout. Boxing, like most other sports, went on a hiatus earlier this year when the coronavirus pandemic spread across the world. However, boxing and UFC cards have recently returned in the […]

MMA

Dana White says 'Fight Island' will be 'up and running in June'

‘We are putting an octagon on the BEACH!’: UFC supremo Dana White says his extraordinary ‘Fight Island’ plan will be ‘up and running in June’ Dana White has insisted his ‘Fight Island’ will be fully operational in June  The UFC chief has been planning to host fights on the obscure location  ‘Fight Island’ will allow […]