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Boxer Fury to make pro wrestling debut in Saudi Arabia

Lifelong WWE fan says it’s an honour to wrestle in a massive event in Saudi Arabia.

Re-energized Golovkin eyes return to middleweight supremacy

Golovkin lashed out at journalists asking him about Canelo Alvarez.

Wilder to make rematch with ‘bogeyman’ Ortiz ‘more fun’

The Cuban pugilist credits his opponent for taking the fight, showing 'he has the heart of a true champion'.

Scorsese and Netflix unveil ambitious new film ‘The Irishman’

The film uses a new technology developed by Industrial Light & Magic to digitally ‘de-age’ actors on screen.

Stricken racing driver Juan Manuel Correa out of coma

Juan Manuel Correa is in a race against time for major surgery in order to minimise risk of irreversible injuries.

Farah has ‘no regrets’ over skipping world championships

Mo Farah is skipping the world championships as it is too close to the Chicago Marathon.

Medvedev vows to do ‘better’ after obscene US Open gesture

The incident where Daniil Medvedev flashed his middle finger to the crowd was not seen by the match umpire.

Coco-Osaka clash excites Serena

Tennis’ biggest stars can’t wait to see the blockbuster clash between Naomi Osaka and Coco Gauff.

US ready to fight Amazon fires in cooperation with Brazil

On Monday, the countries of the G7 pledged US$20 million (€18 million) to tackle blazes engulfing parts of the world's largest rainforest .

US warship sails near South China Sea islands claimed by China

The busy waterway is one of a growing number of flashpoints in the US-Chinese relationship.

Stadium site contamination new headache for Beckham’s MLS team

High levels of arsenic contamination pushed Miami City Manager Emilio Gonzalez to order the closure of Melreese golf course.

Federer won’t let Cincinnati setback spoil US Open prep

Roger Federer did not hit the panic button after his defeat to Andrey Rublev.

Ex-Nascar star Dale Earnhardt Jr, family escape plane crash

Dale Earnhardt Jr was taken to a nearby hospital with cuts and bruises but there appear to be no major injuries to him, his wife, daughter Isla or the pilots of the aeroplane.

Aussie player ditches Olympic dream for hip hop

The Newcastle Jets and Joe Champness have an agreement that if he returns to football in the next three years he will play with the club.

Rakitic lifts Barcelona over Napoli in Miami matchup

It maybe just a preseason friendly but Barcelona and Napoli went at it from the get-go.

Kyrgios ousts top seed Tsitsipas to reach Washington final

In an epic match filled with drama it was Kyrgios who came out on top.

Fury to fight Wallin in September

Tyson Fury will take on Otto Wallin before possibly matching up against Deontay Wilder next year.

Murray moves nearer to return while Tsitsipas moves into top five

Murray has practised singles this week to improve his conditioning after the long layoff, while Tsitsipas booked his place in the semis at the ATP Washington Open.

Andy Murray ‘quite close’ to singles return

Murray does not want to make his return to singles action at a best-of-five sets Grand Slam.

Tsitsipas gets top billing at Washington ATP event

Stefanos Tsitsipas says he has matured a lot from last season.

Former Red Sox star Ortiz happy to be home after shooting

David Ortiz says being home with family knowing he is safe is priceless.

Hurdles record ‘just the beginning’ says Muhammad

Dalilah Muhammad believes the record can be further improved upon.

Oil advances most in a week as Middle East tensions persist

News of the oil tanker conflict leads the market to rally strongly and then pull back, says Mizuho Securities USA.

Rockets star Harden will skip basketball World Cup

James Harden wants to spend the rest of the NBA off-season preparing to play with a new-look Rockets.