Nafi Thiam

Müller Grand Prix: Record-breaking Nafi Thiam lands long jump win in Birmingham

The clash between Nafissatou Thiam and Katarina Johnson-Thompson in Doha in six and a half weeks’ time looks even more mouthwatering after the pair were separated by just a single centimetre in an exciting Müller Grand Prix long jump...
Danielle Williams

Red-hot Danielle Williams destroys field to claim Birmingham crown

Jamaica 100m hurdler Danielle Williams continued her run of red-hot form after destroying the field to claim the women’s 100m title at the Birmingham Diamond League meet on Sunday. In fact, the impressive Williams equaled the meeting record after stopping...
Shaunae Miller-Uibo

Miller-Uibo extends unbeaten streak, beats Asher-Smith and Fraser-Pryce to win gold in Birmingham

Bahamian quarter-mile star Shaunae Miller-Uibo continued an impressive spell of sprinting dominance after claiming a 9th straight win at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday. The Bahamian Olympic champion, however, had to work late on after trailing both Jamaican...
Yohan Blake

‘I can run faster’ – Blake saving big performances for world championships

Jamaica World Champion Yohan Blake is increasingly confident of hitting his best form in time for the Doha World Championships, following a narrow win to claim the men’s 100m title, at the Birmingham Diamond League meet on Sunday. Blake just...
Yohan Blake

Müller Grand Prix: Yohan Blake pips Adam Gemili in sprint thriller

It took a photo finish to separate Yohan Blake and Adam Gemili in the 100m, but both men left the Alexander Stadium in good spirits and knowing their countdown to Doha is on track. Blake, the 2011 world champion,...
Beterbiev and Gvozdyk

Unbeaten champions Beterbiev and Gvozdyk set to unify titles on October 18

Two very bad men are set for an old-fashioned Philadelphia throwdown. WBC light heavyweight world champion Oleksandr “The Nail” Gvozdyk and IBF light heavyweight world champion Artur Beterbiev will fight in a highly anticipated title unification bout Friday, October...
Emanuel Navarrete

Emanuel Navarrete stops Francisco De Vaca in three brutal rounds

Emanuel Navarrete was already a champion. He is now one of the sport's elite. Navarrete knocked out the previously unbeaten Francisco "Panchito" De Vaca in three rounds Saturday evening in front of 3,944 fans in the first-ever boxing card...
Jessie Magdaleno

Jessie Magdaleno secures 9th round TKO decision over Rafael Rivera

Former world champion Jessie Magdaleno (27-1, 18 KOs) scored a ninth-round technical decision win over former world title challenger Rafael Rivera (27-4-2, 18 KOs) in the co-main event Saturday at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles. Magdaleno caught...
Fernandinho and Eriksen battling for the ball

English Premier League: Man City seek Spurs revenge, Lampard hoping for home comforts

Manchester City will seek revenge against Tottenham on Saturday for their dramatic Champions League exit last season as Liverpool and Manchester United also look to build on impressive Premier League starts this weekend. City completed the first ever domestic treble...
Andre Ayew

It’s important I work hard for Swansea City, Andre Ayew declares

Andre Ayew says his full focus is on performing well for Swansea City after his match-winning brace against Northampton. The Ghanaian made his first Swans appearance in 15 months when he was summoned from the bench in the Carabao Cup...