One of the best fight cards of the year happens this weekend in Anaheim, California. UFC 214 will hopefully settle a longstanding grudge between light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former champ Jon Jones in a fight that is shaping up to give us another excellent show. Continue reading
The next tournament on the ATP tour schedule is the 2017 German Open at Am Rothenbaum in Hamburg.
Formerly a Masters Series event, the German Open is now an ATP World Tour 500 event, which means the top players are unlikely to feature.
However, there are some highly exciting players who will be on show at this championship as they look to pick up ranking points that could be vital for the rest of the season. Continue reading
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Golf’s third major returns to Royal Birkdale Golf Club for the 10th time in the British Open’s 157-year history and the first time since 2008. The Open was first played in 1860 and has been contested 146 times. Royal Birkdale (par 70, 7,156 yards) is located in Southport, England, on the western coast of the island. Continue reading
The UFC will be making its next stop in New York to host UFC on FOX 25: Weidman vs. Gastelum this weekend. UFC on FOX 25 has a host of New York natives lined up to fight in front of a hometown crowd in Long Island.
Headlining the event will be a tough fight between New York native and former middleweight champ Chris Weidman and TUF-17 winner Kelvin Gastelum. These two fighters couldn’t be moving in more opposite directions career-wise with Weidman losing his last three via KO/TKO and Gastelum on a three-fight win streak. Continue reading
Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio will square off in an important welterweight fight to headline UFC Fight Night 113 in Glasgow, Scotland this weekend. This will be the UFC’s second trip to Glasgow, with the last time being in 2015 for another UFC Fight Night event headlined by future middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Thales Leites. Continue reading
Recent news coverage of the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight focuses on how much betting money has been coming in on Conor McGregor to achieve the upset win over boxing’s most dominant champion. Continue reading
Online bookmakers began taking bets on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight a full year before it was even official, but things have taken on a whole new intensity now that the fight is official. Where before the markets were mostly limited to who would win, betting sites are now coming out with all kinds of prop bets for the fight ranging from mild to wild. Continue reading
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The PGA Tour makes its return to the Greenbrier Classic in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, after a one-year hiatus. Last year, record rainfall in West Virginia led to severe flooding in the area, causing the event to be cancelled. The Greenbrier is a very young event on Tour as this will be just its sixth playing, but the venue is not. Continue reading
Floyd Mayweather is going to beat Conor McGregor in their boxing bout on 26 August. I don’t think that is the most controversial position to take, but I also don’t think many in the betting public realize just how horribly, unfairly lopsided this matchup really is. Continue reading