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Badou Jack Vs Nathan Cleverly In The Works For McGregor – Mayweather Undercard

Even before the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight was announced last week, fighters were slinging challenges at each other from both sides of the MMA/boxing divide in the hope that they might land a spot on the undercard. Pundit Arena reported on three particularly absurd cross-codes call-outs earlier this week, but that list wasn’t comprehensive and more fighters …

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Twitter Reacts To Bizarre And Controversial Close To Andre Ward Vs Sergey Kovalev 2

The first meeting between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev was controversial because of the scorecards turned in by the three judges, which gave the American a win that most seemed to believe he didn’t deserve. In the rematch on Saturday night, the judges were rendered useless, as the fight ended inside the distance. However, another official’s input became the source …

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Twitter Reacts As Paddy Barnes Comes Through Torrid Test In Belfast

Moments after Paddy Barnes was declared a majority decision winner tonight at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast, his friend and training partner Jamie Conlan said that the three-time Olympian had been given a real “welcome to the pros” by Silvio Olteanu. “He’ll learn more from that fight than his first two fights and the training camps together,” added Conlan. Speaking to …

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Watch: Usain Bolt Emotional As He Bids Final Farewell To Jamaican Crowd

Usain Bolt of Jamaica salutes the crowd after winning 100m "Salute to a Legend " race during the Racers Grand Prix at the national stadium in Kingston, Jamaica, on June 10, 2017. Bolt partied with his devoted fans in an emotional farewell at the National Stadium on June 10 as he ran his final race on Jamaican soil. Bolt is retiring in August following the London World Championships. / AFP PHOTO / Jewel SAMAD (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Usain Bolt was highly emotional as he ran his last race on home turf last night. The sprinting legend received a mighty ovation from the Jamaican crowd. Bolt became a global icon in 2008 after smashing the world-record at the Beijing Olympics. Since then, he has become the face of athletics. Bolt’s dominance has simply been frightening. However, like any …

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