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DeadspinKeith Thurman, Boxing's Next Big Thing, Isn't Boxing's Next Big ThingDeadspinWelterweight Keith Thurman defeated Shawn Porter in a close decision on CBS on Saturday, drawing the highest ratings of any boxing match this year and garn…

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Stuff.co.nzSuper Rugby, thank you for coming back – I missed youStuff.co.nzThere was a time – let's call it 1985 until the 1998 Super Rugby final – when it felt like Auckland/the Blues never lost and were never going to lose. Occasionally they did,…

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The GuardianRugby league's governing body shoots down English plan to poach AustraliansThe GuardianHowever the Rugby League International Federation says players cannot swap between Australia, New Zealand and England. “Players from tier-one count…

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Stuff.co.nzRichard Knowler: NZ Rugby may go it alone if World Rugby cannot arrange 'global season'Stuff.co.nzHansen wasn't wrong. Having guided the All Blacks to a 3-0 series win over Wales, he had to immediately surrender his players to th…

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New captain Heather Knight on her first experiences of leading England in their record-breaking one-day international series win against Pakistan.

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Jason Roy did not know how close he was to breaking the record for the highest score by an England batsman in a one-day international.

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Opposing ViewsMeet Alicia Ashley: The World's Oldest Boxing ChampionOpposing ViewsAlthough she can easily pass for 20-something, Alicia Ashley is nearer to retirement age than she is to the legal voting age. The five-time world champion and current…

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ABC OnlineAustralian female referee to make Super Rugby historyTVNZAustralia's top female referee, Amy Perrett will make history when she picks up the Assistant Referees flag at this weekend's clash between the Melbourne Rebels and the Stormers…

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Jason Roy fires a brilliant 162 – the second-highest one-day score by an England batsman – as the hosts chase 308 to win the series against Sri Lanka at The Oval.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck has signed a new contract with the Indianapolis Colts that covers the next six seasons through 2021.

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Stuff.co.nzAmy Perrett to become Super Rugby's first woman assistant refereeStuff.co.nzAustralian Amy Perrett is set to become the first woman assistant referee in Super Rugby when she officiates when the Melbourne Rebels play the Stormers on Satur…

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Sri Lanka’s Danushka Gunathilaka dives full length to his right to catch England captain Eoin Morgan in the fourth one-day international at The Oval.

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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison wants the NFL to provide ”credible evidence” before he agrees to an interview with league officials regarding a media report that linked him and other players to the use of performance-enhancing drugs. T…

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Boxing News 24How Anthony Joshua became boxing's poster boyNew Zealand HeraldAs if being a British world heavyweight champion at 26 is not enough to be going on with, Anthony Joshua is fast becoming the poster boy for world boxing. It is not only t…

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Collider.comFirst 'Bleed for This' Trailer Finds Miles Teller Leading Gritty Boxing BiopicCollider.comThe first trailer for Bleed for This has been released online. Based on the life of five-time world boxing champion Vinny Pazienza, the film s…

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Washington PostRNC confusion: Despite report, boxing champ Mike Tyson isn't coming to GOP conventionWashington PostWe hadn't been this confused since we tried to figure out the difference between “endorsing” and “supporting” a candidate…

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The MCC apologises to former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns for publishing a video linking him to match-fixing.

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International Business Times UKMike Tyson 50th birthday: How boxing's bad boy transformed into Hollywood film star and family manInternational Business Times UKLegendary former boxer Mike Tyson celebrates his 50th birthday today (30 June 2016). For…

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Collider.com'Bleed for This' Trailer: Miles Teller Makes One of the Greatest Comebacks in Boxing History/FILMThere are plenty of sports dramas about boxers fighting against all odds to become champions of the world. But the true story of Vinny …

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SkySportsEngland team will soon have an NRL heartbeat, warns Phil ClarkeSkySportsRumour has it that the England coach has also approached Josh and Brett Morris. They have already played for Australia in the past and yet apparently qualify to play for a…

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