It was billed, simply, as The Fight.
Kevin Pietersen has made the public apology demanded by the ECB and is on the verge of coming back into the England side which is great news for the England batting line up. However, how easy will it be for him to fit back into the side and what does he have to do?
On Saturday evening at Old Trafford, World Club Champions Leeds Rhinos will go for an unprecedented sixth Super League grand final victory against final debutants Warrington Wolves.
We've seen him on the telly, but here he was in real life.
Will the top two names in boxing ever get it on? Ross Bellamy discusses why it needs to happen now more than ever before.
Andy Flower has indicated his determination to rebuild his relationship with Kevin Pietersen with the expectation that the saga will finally be brought to an end in Colombo on Wednesday.
And he's off.
The Paralympics inspired thousands of Britons to decide that having a disability was no barrier to sport as they cheered on David Weir, Ellie Simmonds and other stars of the Games.
Gene Wojciechowski of ESPN will not want to look back at his article on the eve of the greatest comeback in sport for a very, very long time.
There were no seven-figure yearlings during the final session of Tattersalls’ prestigious Book 1 Sale in Newmarket on Thursday but, with the hammer falling on 372 colts and fillies over the three days at an average price of 222,000gns, turnover at the sale broke 80m guineas (£84m) for the first time to set a new record for a European bloodstock auction.
The Washington Nationals were supposed to win the World Series this year.