IAAF president Coe dubs post-Bolt World Athletics Championships the best in history

IAAF President Sebastian Coe has described the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 as the best in history in terms of the quality and depth of performances produced by the athletes of more than 200 nations. Speaking after the final...

Madison Square Garden Tripleheader: Terence Crawford and Richard Commey to defend their titles on...

Boxing’s pound-for-pound boogeyman is ready to battle the machine. Terence “Bud” Crawford will defend his WBO welterweight world title against undefeated mandatory challenger Egidijus “Mean Machine” Kavaliauskas Saturday, December 14 at Madison Square Garden as part of a special...

The Hammer and the Nail: Artur Beterbiev fights Oleksandr Gvozdyk

On October 18, 2019 from the Liacouras Center, Philadelphia (ESPN) it’s light heavyweight champions ‘King’ Artur Beterbiev (IBF) vs. Oleksandr “The Nail” Gvozdyk (WBC) fighting for both world titles. Background: Sparks should fly in what will be a fan friendly...

Best of 80 golfers to tee off at Okyehene Invitational Golf tourney

By El-Amisty Nobo| Follow Amisty on twitter @ElAmistyNobo Eighty of the crème de la crème in the Ghanaian golf space are seriously preparing to compete for a 'royal purse' at this year's Okyehene Invitational Golf Tournament set to tee...

Dmitry Bivol overpowers Lenin Castillo to retain WBA light heavyweight belt

Russian boxer Dmitry Bivol overpowered Lenin Castillo with a dominating attack to retain his WBA light heavyweight belt on Saturday in Chicago. Bivol cruised to a unanimous decision, winning almost every round and knocking the challenger down in the sixth...

Patrick Day in coma after suffering traumatic brain injury during Chicago fight

Boxer Patrick Day suffered a traumatic brain injury and is in extremely critical condition in a coma caused by the injury sustained in a bout, his manager said Sunday. Lou DiBella says in a posting on his website that Day...

Brigid Kosgei smashes Radcliffe’s marathon record in Chicago triumph

Brigid Kosgei smashed Paula Radcliffe's world record as the Kenyan star became the quickest woman to run a marathon in Chicago on Sunday. Radcliffe's time of two hours, 15 minutes 25 seconds stood for 16 years, but Kosgei eclipsed the...

Kipchoge the monastic marathon history-maker

As he prepared for Saturday's historic assault on the two-hour marathon barrier, Eliud Kipchoge stayed true to an austere lifestyle that belies his fame and fortune. The Kenyan superstar, who holds the marathon world record and is reigning Olympic champion,...

Bafana Bafana down Mali to win 2019 Nelson Mandela Challenge title

Bafana Bafana got off to a perfect start under the reign of new head coach Molefi Ntseki. South Africa beat Mali 2-1 in an entertaining 2019 edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge held at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on...

AFCON 2021 qualifiers: South Sudan, Chad through to group stage

South Sudan and Chad booked a slot each in the group stages of the qualifiers for the Total African Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021 after seeing off their respective second leg ties with victory. While South Sudan went through...