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December 31, 2018 1:30 AM Diego Maradona says he suffered racist abuse when he played in Italy

Koulibaly was the victim of monkey chants from Inter Milan fans during his side's 1-0 defeat to the Nerazzurri at the San Siro on Boxing Day. As a result, Inter have been ordered to play two games behind closed doors while there has been widespread condemnation of the latest incident of racial discrimination in Italian football, but Maradona said it is nothing 86

December 30, 2018 8:35 AM Burnley end run of defeats with win over West Ham

Goals from Chris Wood and Dwight McNeil gave struggling Burnley a much-needed 2-0 Premier League win over West Ham United at Turf Moor on Sunday, ending a run of three straight defeats for Sean Dyche's team. After his side's 5-1 mauling by Everton on Boxing Day, Dyche dropped former England goalkeeper Joe Hart and brought back Tom Heaton for his first 85

December 25, 2018 1:44 AM Cristiano Ronaldo to be rested vs. Atalanta, Massimiliano Allegri confirms

Cristiano Ronaldo will not be in the starting line-up when Juventus face Atalanta on Wednesday (9 a.m. ET, ESPN+), his coach Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed. The game will mark the first time Ronaldo has not begun a Serie A game since he joined Juventus in the summer. The 33-year-old has been an ever-present after swapping Real Madrid for Italy and is second 76

December 23, 2018 3:47 AM Tony Harrison upsets Jermell Charlo, wins junior middleweight world title

Tony Harrison pulled a major upset to win a junior middleweight world title by controversially outpointing Jermell Charlo on Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Harrison, in his second world title opportunity, won by scores of 116-112, 115-113 and 115-113 to claim the belt from Charlo, who was making his fourth title defense 104

December 11, 2018 11:59 AM Patricio Manuel: First transgender pro boxer in US wins on debut

Patricio Manuel became the first transgender boxer to fight professionally in the US when he beat Hugo Aguilar at super-featherweight. The American, 33, won a unanimous points decision at the end of the four-round contest in Indio, California. There was some booing from the crowd at the end of the fight as Manuel gave an interview. "I hear some fans aren't 81

December 5, 2018 3:17 PM Deji Wants Jake Paul Rematch 'But He's Too P***y to Fight Me Again!'

YouTube superstar Deji says he wants REVENGE on his arch nemesis, Jake Paul, after their PPV boxing match back in August ... but there's just one small thing keeping that from happening. The first fight was wild ... with Jake getting the victory when Deji's camp threw in the towel in the 5th round of their bloody slugfest. Deji was spending some of that hard-earned 107

December 1, 2018 8:25 AM Deontay Wilder's GF Says Boxer Ain't Superstitious, We Bang Before AND After Fights!

To hell with your "science" ... Deontay Wilder gets freaky with his GF whenever he wants -- even BEFORE huge fights ... so says his girlfriend herself. Of course ... TONS of fighters abstain from shagging before big bouts -- 'cause they believe using up the testosterone in the bedroom leads to poor performance in the ring. Hell, 'memba when Mick from the "Rocky" 91

November 21, 2018 10:28 PM Manny Pacquiao Says He'll Retire In 3 Years

Manny Pacquiao has put an expiration date on his boxing career -- telling TMZ Sports the plan is to fight until 2021 ... and then hang up the gloves for good. Manny -- who turns 40 next month -- has a big fight coming up against Adrien Broner in January. Since there aren't a lot of guys fighting into their 40s, we asked if he would retire if he lost the fight 69

November 21, 2018 3:15 PM Roy Jones Jr. Would 'Beat the Sh*t' Outta Michael B. Jordan, Says D.L. Hughley

D.L. Hughley is a HUGE boxing fan -- so, when he saw the clip where Michael B. Jordan said he could hold his own in the ring with Roy Jones Jr., D.L. had some thoughts ... "Roy Jones Jr. ain't what he was, but he'd still beat the sh*t outta Michael B. Jordan." "Even though Roy Jones Jr. won't remember his name, he'll beat the hell out of Michael B. Jordan 63

November 20, 2018 11:12 AM Michael B. Jordan says he wants Roy Jones Jr in the ring, boxer accepts

Michael B. Jordan in a scene from "Creed II." (Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP) Roy Jones Jr. accepted actor Michael B. Jordan's challenge to the boxing veteran, telling the "Creed" star that "we'll make it happen," TMZ reported on Tuesday morning. "First thing is, you know, I've never ducked a fight in my life," Jone Jr. said. "If Michael 86