Yafai vs Chocolatito: World champion Kal Yafai can deliver crucial blow to his idol Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez

Roman Gonzalez, the whirlwind of aggression from crime-ridden Nicaragua, blazed a trail for boxing’s tiny champions that is now being enjoyed by Britain’s Kal Yafai. It is a cruel twist of fate that tonight, live on Sky Sports Arena from 1pm, Yafai’s defining fight comes against the 5’3” groundbreaker known

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Mikey Garcia fights at welterweight for the second time tonight when he takes on Jessie Vargas in Texas. Garcia was well beaten on his debut at 147lb when he took on world champion Errol Spence last year but has decided to remain in the division. He headlines this card against

Alligator earns champion status in Australian Guineas romp

Queensland trainer David Vandyke fought back tears in the immediate aftermath of Alligator Blood’s clinical group 1 performance in the Australian Guineas. The champion three-year-old stamped himself as Australian racing’s biggest star with Saturday’s dominant win at Flemington, where he was joined by a wall of horses at the top

Puskas winner found already? Watch Jordan Flores’ incredible volley for Dundalk

Jordan Flores is being tipped to win the coveted Puskas Award this season after his wonder strike for Dundalk on Friday night. The midfielder connected with Michael Duffy's corner with an unstoppable volley which flew into the top corner of the net. Technique-wise you will not see a better strike

Kiwis to bring ‘A game’ in World Cup knockout clash against Australia

New Zealand have vowed to bring their "A game" and know their marquee players must deliver if they are to topple Australia in a cut-throat women's Twenty20 World Cup clash on Monday. The White Ferns ensured the tournament of a tantalising clash at Melbourne's Junction Oval but only after a

Jack Grealish told to snub £60m Man Utd transfer for one of two Champions League giants

Manchester United transfer target Jack Grealish has been urged to snub a potential move to Old Trafford and head to Europe instead. Barcelona and Real Madrid are both interested in the Aston Villa star. Grealish is widely expected to leave the Premier League strugglers this summer. The 24-year-old attacker is

Higgins’ return will be emotional: Cotchin

The return of livewire forward Jack Higgins in a Richmond jumper for the first time after brain surgery last season in the pre-season match against Collingwood in Wangaratta on Sunday will be a special occasion, according to his captain Trent Cotchin. Higgins has not played since round 13 last season

VRC board cleanout has trainers’ support

Outspoken Flemington trainer Wayne Hawkes says club chairman Amanda Elliott and chief executive Neil Wilson have his full support after two more VRC board members resigned on Friday night. John O'Rourke and Peter Fekete, who led calls for "fresh blood" on the board in the lead-up to the December elections,

Bring back concussion sub, says ex-Bulldog Picken

The AFL should re-introduce concussion-only substitutes according to Western Bulldogs premiership player  Liam Picken who was forced into retirement due to concussion issues. Picken said a concussion-only substitute should be brought back into the AFL, just as cricket had recently allowed for substitutes to cover for concussed players. The AFL previously