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Mayweather to fight in Japan on New Year’s Eve

Mayweather to fight in Japan on New Year’s Eve

Published 05/11/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced at a news conference on Monday he had signed with Japanese mixed martial arts promotions company [more…]

Mayweather’s switch to octagon could prove biggest test

Mayweather’s switch to octagon could prove biggest test

Published 05/11/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Floyd Mayweather’s route to boxing greatness has been carefully crafted without taking unnecessary risks, yet his announcement of a fight for a [more…]

Boxing: Mayweather ready for Japan fight, whatever the rules

Boxing: Mayweather ready for Japan fight, whatever the rules

Published 05/11/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Floyd Mayweather has won world titles in five different weight classes and is 50-0 in an unparalleled boxing career but the American [more…]

Death of chairman adds to King Power uncertainty as Thai duty-free…

Death of chairman adds to King Power uncertainty as Thai duty-free…

Published 30/10/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - The death of Leicester City soccer club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha adds to challenges his King Power International empire faces as its dominance [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. sports leagues could see $4.2 billion annually from…

Exclusive: U.S. sports leagues could see $4.2 billion annually from…

Published 18/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The four major U.S. professional sports leagues could reap a combined $4.2 billion annually as a result of legal sports betting, [more…]

Axe throwing takes aim at sunny Los Angeles

Axe throwing takes aim at sunny Los Angeles

Published 10/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Axe throwing may not seem to have a place in Los Angeles, where sun and surf reign supreme, but the city’s [more…]

Motor racing: Russia on the rise in Formula One

Motor racing: Russia on the rise in Formula One

Published 01/10/2018

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Nearly a decade on from Vitaly Petrov becoming the first Russian driver to race in Formula One, the country could be [more…]

World Equestrian Games over but Bellissimo back in saddle

World Equestrian Games over but Bellissimo back in saddle

Published 24/09/2018

TRYON, North Carolina (Reuters) - Mark Bellissimo, the man who brought the FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) to this bucolic corner of recession ravaged North [more…]

Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods was moved to the brink of tears after capturing his first title since 2013 with a two-stroke triumph at the Tour [more…]

Tiger can still match my 18 majors, says Nicklaus

Tiger can still match my 18 majors, says Nicklaus

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Jack Nicklaus believes Tiger Woods still has a realistic chance of matching his record tally of 18 major championships, the man known as [more…]