UFC to dissolve flyweight division after final championship bout – reports

TJ Dillashaw will seek to become the UFC’s latest ‘champ champ’ when he challenges Henry Cejudo for the flyweight championship in what will almost certainly be the last title bout before the organization disbands the weight class. Dillashaw, the UFC’s current bantamweight champion, will make his 125lb debut against Cejudo at UFC 233 on January […]

Markets are suffering from a nasty bout of millenarianism

A SKIT in the 1979 film, “The Secret Policeman’s Ball”, features Peter Cook, a revered British comedian, as the leader of a cult whose members have gathered on a mountain to watch the end of the world. His followers are full of questions. How will the Earth perish? Will there be a mighty wind? What […]

Tyson Fury confirms Deontay Wilder bout after second comeback win

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. Fury and Wilder announced in the ring in Windsor Park on Saturday night that the much-anticipated clash between the lineal […]

Josh Kelly WINS first belt against Carlos Molina in flashy Joshua vs Parker undercard bout

An Olympian just two years ago, Kelly showed why he has been called “the complete package” by promoter Eddie Hearn. Molina took Kelly into unknown territory by going past round six but the younger man looked more than capable of dealing with it and took a convincing 98-92, 98-92, 99-91 judges’ decision at the final […]

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker: Carl Froch makes big prediction for Cardiff bout

That’s the view of Sky Sports pundit Carl Froch who believes the British champion is relaxed ahead of the unification showdown. Anthony Joshua battles Parker for the WBA (Super), IBF and WBO belt with AJ holding the former two belts. Both fighters are unbeaten in their career with Joshua stopping Carlos Takam in Cardiff in […]

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker press conference LIVE: Pair meet for LAST time before bout

Joshua will put his 20-fight undefeated professional record on the line in Cardiff, where 78,000 fans are expected to roar him on against New Zealander Parker. The Brit will also be defending his WBA and IBF heavyweight world titles while his opponent brings a third – the WBO strap – to the table to make […]

Deontay Wilder to SNUB Anthony Joshua: WBC champ could miss Joseph Parker bout – EXCLUSIVE

Wilder and Joshua appear on a collision course and are expected to fight at some point in the next 18 months. However, negotiations are understood to have been difficult between the two camps with the purse split already proving a stumbling block in making the fight. And now Express Sport understands that Wilder could snub […]

Joshua vs Parker undercard: Who is fighting ahead of Anthony Joshua's unification bout?

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker undercard: Full details Tue, March 20, 2018 Express Sport brings you the undercard for Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Getty Images 1 of 10 Who is on the undercard for Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker? Last time out, when Joshua stopped Carlos Takam in the 10th round in front 78,000 […]

UFC News: Conor McGregor trolls Khabib Nurmagomedov, Cyborg on next bout, Ferguson talks

Conor McGregor trolls Khabib Nurmagomedov UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has slammed Khabib Nurmagomedov for his performance in his UFC 219 bout with Edson Barboza, which he won via unanimous decision. “That Dagestani was dog s**t the other night you’s (sic) are all nuts,” he tweeted.  “Game full of sloppy bums asking to be slept. […]