Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley start time: Live stream, PPV price, TV channel, how to watch the fight

On Sunday night, Tyron Woodley will look to end the hype of the Jake Paul boxing experiment when the two men step into the ring in Cleveland’s Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The action goes down at 8 p.m. ET on Showtime pay-per-view. Paul, the YouTube influencer-turned boxer, is looking to remain perfect in his professional carer…

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American Athing Mu wins gold in women’s 800-meter race at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO – Kobe Bryant coined the term “Mamba Mentality.” In track and field, “Medal Mentality” seems like more of an appropriate term. It’s a phrase Athing Mu said she thought of at the Tokyo Olympics. Following her performance in the women’s 800 meters, she might want to get it trademarked. The 19-year-old prodigy led for…

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Best race ever? Warholm wins record-setting hurdles race

TOKYO (AP) — When brash Norwegian hurdler Karsten Warholm led the field to the starting line on a steamy afternoon at Olympic Stadium, he and his seven opponents had every reason to expect they’d be part of something special. It turned out to be more than that. This gathering of the world’s best 400-meter hurdlers…

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NBA free agency 2021: Carmelo Anthony joins forces with LeBron James, agrees to one-year deal with Lakers

  The Los Angeles Lakers will sign free-agent forward Carmelo Anthony to a one-year deal, his manager tells ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal will presumably be for the veteran’s minimum, the same amount he has played for over the past two seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers. The signing represents a career-long goal for Anthony and close friend LeBron James. The two…

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A.J. McKee submits Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire to win Bellator featherweight title

INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Los Angeles, and the sport of mixed martial arts, has a new star athlete. The undefeated A.J. McKee submitted Patricio “Pitbull” Freire via guillotine choke at just 1 minute, 57 seconds of the first round to win the Bellator featherweight title Saturday night in the main event of Bellator 263 in front of a raucous, partisan…

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NHL to investigate claim Sharks’ Evander Kane bet on own games

(AP) – The NHL said it will investigate an allegation made by Evander Kane’s wife that the San Jose Sharks forward bet on his own games and has intentionally tried to lose for gambling profit. The league said Saturday night on Twitter that it was made aware of the social media posts from the Instagram…

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Mexico goes on scoring spree vs. South Korea to reach Olympic semifinals

Brazil beware. There is no team at the men’s Olympic soccer tournament that has looked as strong and played as consistently well as Mexico. And that’s not hyperbole. Saturday’s comprehensive 6-3 quarterfinal win over South Korea is the latest evidence that El Tri is a legitimate contender for the gold medal in Tokyo. The Mexicans are…

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Why Hamilton’s ‘gamesmanship’ wasn’t an F1 rules breach

For just a fortnight on from their collision at the British Grand Prix, the cynics suggested that Hamilton’s leisurely holding up of Verstappen was a bit of a psychological offensive – and potentially aimed at trying to time out his Red Bull rival from getting a final Q3 run in. When Verstappen made it across…

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With her hair and mask — and a silver medal —Raven Saunders gets attention, then uses it

TOKYO — The accessories Raven Saunders modeled during the women’s shot put at the Tokyo Olympics had made her a sudden sensation back home, on the other side of the world. Saunders dyed the right side of her buzz cut green and the left half purple. Her hair sat atop Technicolor-shield sunglasses and a mask designed with…

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