Years of debate and months of hype will reach a climax today when Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather step into the ring in Las Vegas for the most eagerly anticipated boxing match in recent memory.
2014 Asian Games men's shot put bronze medallist Inderjeet Singh achieved the Olympic qualification mark with a throw of 20.65m on the second day of the 19th Federation Cup at Mangala Stadium here on Saturday.
Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao weighed in for what has been labelled the 'Fight of the Century' on Friday, promising to deliver on the massive hype and give fans the excitement they deserve.
The top-seeded Atlanta Hawks romped past the Brooklyn Nets 111-87 on Friday to punch their ticket to the second round of the NBA playoffs.
The hotly anticipated welterweight bout between undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. and underdog Manny Pacquiao on Saturday offers an intriguing contrast in styles which most pundits expect to last the full 12 rounds.
Floyd Mayweather Jr is taking his unbeaten mark into the ring against Manny Pacquiao. Boxing's richest fight has been talked up from various aspects and fans will have their views on all the hype. This is as good a time as any to go down memory lane and revisit six of the more memorable bouts in the history of boxing.
Six-time Olympic gold track medallist Usain Bolt will face a showdown against American arch-rival Justin Gatlin at this weekend's IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas.
Canada's Andrew Wiggins was named the NBA's Rookie of the Year on Thursday, the first Minnesota Timberwolves player to scoop the honour.
Saturday's heavily anticipated welterweight showdown between undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Filipino southpaw Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas is the richest prize fight of all time.
Mike Dunleavy scored a team-high 20 points as the Chicago Bulls cruised to a 120-66 drubbing of the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday to reach the second round of the NBA playoffs.
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will put boxing back on the cultural map for at least one glittering night on Saturday with a welterweight title showdown dubbed the 'fight of the century'.
Very few sportsmen have pursued as many career paths as boxer Manny Pacquiao, an eight-division world champion who has also made his name outside the ring as a politician, philanthropist, lawmaker and singer.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. describes himself as a perfectionist and inside the ring the boxer known as the 'Money Man' is just that, his flawless professional record of 47-0 a monument to perfection.
The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) is in a dilemma as it is not able to justify the monthly salary of $5000 (Rs 3.15 lakh), excluding boarding and lodging, which the sports ministry is paying Ukrainian sprinting coach Dmitry Vinaykin.
Marc Gasol scored 26 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 99-93 on Wednesday to wrap up their first-round Western Conference playoff series.