At BetMGM, Alvarez is a whopping -750 favorite to add a third belt to his collection. Saunders is +500.
Golden Boy’s Oscar De La Hoya opens up about his relationship with Canelo Alvarez ahead of his big bout with Billy Joe Saunders.
(Reuters) -New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is on track to become the first transgender athlete to compete at an Olympics after meeting modified qualifying requirements for the Tokyo Games. The New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) said the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) had revised its qualifying due to the impact of COVID-19, putting Hubbard in the frame for Tokyo selection. "The NZOC can confirm that revised International Federation (IF) qualification systems are very likely to see a number of New Zealand weightlifters, including Commonwealth Games transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard, allocated an IF quota spot for Tokyo 2020," the NZOC said in a statement.
A team-building gesture might backfire for Lionel Messi and Barcelona.
Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns) with a 2-pointer vs the Atlanta Hawks, 05/05/2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) Paul George led seven players in double figures with 24 points and the Los Angeles Clippers routed a Lakers team minus LeBron James 118-94 on Thursday night, moving into the No. 3 spot in the Western Conference playoff race. The loss kept the defending NBA champion Lakers at No. 6. The Lakers have lost four of five, with six games remaining in the regular season.
Carmelo Anthony (Portland Trail Blazers) with an and one vs the Cleveland Cavaliers, 05/05/2021
"Whatever way you spin this, it's sad."
Floyd Mayweather is boxing Logan Paul in an exhibition on June 6, but he nearly came to blows with his brother and fellow YouTube star Jake Paul.
Torres recently had a chat with Aaron Boone after failing to hustle on the base paths. It apparently worked.
Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman has gotten to know several Capitals players over the years, including forward Tom Wilson.
Albert Pujols was cut by the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, abruptly ending the 41-year-old superstar slugger's decade with his second major league team. The Angels surprisingly announced the move to designate Pujols for assignment one day after he wasn't in the lineup for the slumping club's fourth consecutive loss. The decision was made after Pujols, dissatisfied with irregular playing time, had a late-night meeting with general manager Perry Minasian and team president John Carpino.
In need of a backup quarterback with skins on the wall, Dallas will look into Jeff Driskel on Friday.
After taking safety Jevon Holland with a second-round pick, the Dolphins are moving on from Bobby McCain in a cost-cutting move.
Some fans and analysts scoffed a bit when Mike Smith talked about championship aspirations after joining U-M last year.
Russell Westbrook continues to find ways to make NBA history down the stretch with the Wizards.
All hell broke loose and punches were thrown when Jake Paul stole Floyd Mayweather's cap in Miami.
Rickie Fowler hasn't competed on the PGA Tour since the first week of April. The extended break included a lot of golf.
Eden Hazard apologised on Thursday after images appeared of him smiling in the aftermath of Real Madrid's Champions League exit at the hands of his former team Chelsea.
Johnson is still very much a young player in the NFL.