Virgil Hunter has said Amir Khan can be boxing’s “new No1” if he defies all predictions and beats Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez here on Saturday night – but the Californian trainer admitted: “If he loses focus, it could be over in a blink.”
Softball star Monica Abbott has become the first woman in US team sports to sign a contract worth $1m. The pitcher won a silver medal the 2008 Olympics with the US team and now plays for Houston’s Scrap Yard Dawgs, who only established themselves in the National Pro Fastpitch League in October 2015.
The forward has been sensational for the Championship side this season.
Aston Villa and Newcastle United will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
Welsh Labour has been dealt a bitter blow in one of its heartland valleys seats where one of its most respected politicians was beaten by the Plaid Cymru leader, Leanne Wood.
Golden Years are truly golden, especially if you take to robbing banks!
Jordan Gibson, who boss Mark Warburton rates highly, has signed a new deal with Rangers.
Manchester City will be looking to bounce back from the defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League with victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Leeds defender is claimed to be struggling with illness.
The Scottish Premiership side will have a new manager from next season.
The government has incurred at least £650m in penalties over the past decade because of errors in how public bodies have spent EU funds, parliament’s spending watchdog has found.
Standard Chartered CEO Bill Winters expects erratic swings in global markets to continue for at least the rest of this year, complicating his efforts to reinvigorate earnings and restore the lender’s dividend.