Mild-mannered and polite, Luke Donald could not start a fight in a boxing ring but the Englishman has only gone and done it now.
A difficult year for Lewis Moody has ended prematurely after Bath confirmed that England's World Cup captain will be out of action until March, having undergone shoulder surgery.
Amir Khan's life over the next year or so is about to change dramatically inside and outside the ring.
Don't call it a comeback, I've been here for years.
Ian Metcalfe, the chairman of the Professional Game Board, would welcome input from Sir Alex Ferguson, among others, as the Rugby Football Union continue to rebuild after the traumas of recent months.
When the gloves came off, it was Miguel Cotto whose hand was raised this time.
Paula Radcliffe has criticised Nike’s decision to award controversial sprinter Justin Gatlin with a new sponsorship deal, describing the decision as not reflecting “the core values of the Nike that I am proud to represent”.
Mark Cavendish has slammed the recent report from the UCI’s Independent Commission into doping in cycling, stating it contains “all the shit from the last years compiled into one document,” and the section dealing with the ethical state of the sport today is from “unreliable sources”.
God, like everyone else who can get a ticket, is coming to Las Vegas.