Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao admitted that there's no rematch clause for his upcoming May 2 super fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr.
For him, the important thing is to set this fight first. In an interview with ABS-CBN's Dyan Castillejo, the fighting congressman also assured he still has enough training time to prepare against the undefeated by controversial American boxer. - Referenced Article
An arbitration panel ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp. to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with a promotions company for what it called an "unparalleled pageant of international perjury, fraud and conspiracy" that covered up his use of performance-enhancing drugs.
Dallas-based SCA Promotions announced the 2-1 decision against the former cyclist when its lawyers said Monday they had asked Texas' 116th Civil District Court in Dallas to confirm the arbitration ruling... - Referenced Article
All that new-found hope that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao would really, finally, actually, for-reals-this-time have a boxing match?
That was so early-Sunday. Later on Sunday, Mayweather appeared on national television to throw cold water all over the optimism.
A report by the Telegraph, citing a source close to Pacquiao, claimed that the two sides had come to an agreement over the details for their long-awaited fight, worth $250 million. - Referenced Article
Former Olympic decathlon champion and reality TV star Bruce Jenner was involved in a fatal three-car accident in Southern California on Saturday, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department spokesman said.
Sgt. Matthew Dunn was unable to say whether Jenner was a driver or passenger. One person was killed in the wreck at the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and Corral Canyon Road, Dunn said, but no information about the deceased was immediately available. - Referenced Article
Because they didn't go into Beast Mode, the Seattle Seahawks found themselves in Spin Mode after Super Bowl XLIX.
They were left to explain why they turned Marshawn Lynch - the running back known as "The Beast" - into a decoy with the game on the line and chose instead to pass the ball on second-and-goal from the 1. - Referenced Article
America has spoken, and it thinks the Patriots are lying cheaters.
That was the verdict from a nationwide poll this week of Americans who by a big margin don’t buy New England’s explanation for Deflategate and are now pulling for the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday.
Hours after a public face-to-face meeting and brief discussion during halftime of Tuesday night's Miami Heat-Milwaukee Bucks game in Miami, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. met privately for more than an hour to continue discussing terms for their proposed May 2 megafight.
They met inside Pacquiao's hotel suite and "it was very pleasant and very encouraging, and we give Floyd credit for coming over," Pacquiao adviser Michael Koncz, who was present at the meeting, told ESPN.com on Wednesday. - Referenced Article
LeGarrette Blount was unceremoniously cut by the Pittsburgh Steelers in November, one day after the running back reportedly left the field early after being perturbed he didn't get any carries in a game.
Days later Blount was on the New England Patriots, plowing over defenders on his road to a Super Bowl appearance.
"You know things didn't work out as planned," he said during Tuesday's Media Day - Referenced Article