UFC 249 will not be happening after all, following a request from Disney and ESPN — UFC’s network partners — to postpone the event.
The Russian boxer was to face off American Tony Ferguson at a UFC event in Brooklyn, New York, on April 18, 2020 if it hadn't been for the coronavirus pandemic.
It was barely two weeks ago that officials, deciding to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Games because of the coronavirus outbreak, touted the Olympic flame as a “light at the end of the tunnel.”
Keoni Cavaco last year. Trevor Larnach in 2018. Royce Lewis in 2017. Alex Kirilloff in 2016.
Riding the momentum of a 101-win season, the Twins’ first division title in nine years, and the addition of some accomplished veterans, Rocco Baldelli challenged his team to reach the World Series as spring training opened.
President Donald Trump said Saturday he believes professional sports can resume “sooner rather than later” and that arenas and stadiums will eventually be filled with fans attending games once the nation’s health improves from the deadly coronavirus pandemic.
When Derek Wolfe was a star defensive tackle coming out of Cincinnati in 2012, he thought the Ravens would take him in the NFL draft. Instead, he landed with the Denver Broncos at No. 36 overall — one pick after the Ravens took linebacker Courtney Upshaw.
Every now and again for decades, someone would decry the rise of college coaching salaries and wonder when it might end.
Like Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Bulls, ESPN’s “The Last Dance” apparently cannot be held back.
If you’re having difficulty summoning sufficient outrage over Jimmy Graham’s contract or baseball potentially returning with seven-inning games for doubleheaders, I feel your pain.
New York Knicks owner James Dolan has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Jimmy Graham remains full of confidence. Full of energy and promises too.
UFC fighter Jon Jones was arrested for at least the fourth time Thursday.