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Draw For The World Boxing Super Series Has Been Held In Monte Carlo

The draft gala to announce the draw for the quarter-finals of the inaugural¬†World Boxing Super Series has been held in Monte Carlo. Sixteen fighters, eight super-middleweights and eight cruiserweights, will take part in the big-money tournament. The quarter-finals in each weight class are set to take place in September/October with the semi-finals being held early in 2018. The final of …

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Katie Taylor’s American Debut Confirmed

London , United Kingdom - 29 April 2017, Katie Taylor celebrates victory in her WBA Inter-Continental Lightweight Championship bout with Nina Meinke at Wembley Stadium, in London, England. (Photo By Brendan Moran/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Katie Taylor’s American debut has been confirmed for July 29 at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, on the undercard of the super-lightweight clash between unbeaten Mikey Garcia and four-weight world champion Adrien Broner. The Bray Bomber will defend the WBA Female Intercontinental Lightweight title she won in April in an eight-round contest against an as yet unnamed opponent. Taylor’s promoter, …

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Padraig Harrington’s Refreshing Approach To Social Media Is Something Every Professional Athlete Can Learn From

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Day 5, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 10/8/2016 Golf Ireland's Padraig Harrington

Padraig Harrington has a very blunt response to those who he feels spend too much time reacting to what other people say about them on social media. Unfortunately, negative comments and even abuse have become part and parcel of being a professional sportsperson on social media, and most of them have their own ways of blocking that out. Harrington gave …

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Queensland Police Won The Internet With Their Manny Pacquiao – Jeff Horn Tweet

It’s become a bit of a trend in recent years for sports fans to tweet various police departments making facetious reports of crimes after controversies at major events or following trades and transfers. For example, the Oklahoma City Police received numerous reports of a “theft” after local basketball franchise the OKC Thunder nabbed superstar forward Paul George from the Indiana …

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