Month: January 2018

After former two-division world titleholder Brian Viloria got beaten down in a one-sided ninth-round knockout loss to then-flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez in October 2015, he took time off to contemplate his ring future. In March, 17 months after that loss, Viloria returned with the goal to get one more world title shot before hanging
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Former unified junior welterweight world titleholder Julius Indongo has signed a promotional agreement with Lou DiBella. Terms were not disclosed for the deal, which was announced on Friday. Indongo (22-1, 11 KOs), 34, of Namibia, said he plans to train in Omaha, Nebraska, hometown of new manager Michael Carter, and fight in the United States.
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BUFFALO, N.Y. — Tyler Steenbergen redirected in Connor Timmins’ pass to break a tie with 1 minute, 40 seconds left and Canada beat Sweden 3-1 to win the world junior hockey championship Friday night. With the mostly red-and-white, Maple Leaf-flag-waving crowd still celebrating, Alex Formenton then sealed Canada’s 17th gold medal victory by scoring into
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GUELPH, Ontario — Bruce Hood, the former NHL referee who worked 1,100 games over 21 seasons, died Friday of prostate cancer. He was 81. Kevin Hood said his father died at a hospice surrounded by family in Guelph. Bruce Hood was on the ice for some of the NHL’s most iconic moments, including Bobby Orr’s
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Toss Pakistan chose to bat v New ZealandLive scorecard and ball-by-ball details Trent Boult and Lockie Ferguson have a chat AFP Sarfraz Ahmed, the Pakistan captain, elected to bowl in windy conditions, on a Wellington pitch with a smattering of grass on it. Pakistan made no changes to the side that won the only tour game
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Jarvis Landry was one of three players fined for last Sunday’s fourth-quarter melee against the Buffalo Bills, with the Miami Dolphins receiver being forced to cough up $48,620. Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake and Bills cornerback Leonard Johnson were each fined $12,154. The Bills Mafia is known for their pregame festivities, but their donations this
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