Britain’s anti-doping agency says its dispute with former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and his cousin, Hughie, is being delayed while a tribunal weighs up an application made by the boxers to exclude certain evidence.

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The phrase was all over the boxer's undies during his weigh-in, too, but an Irish bookmaker drew fire for using it.

"Both of us are now at different chapters in our careers and for me that chapter is finished,” Cyborg said of a long-awaited MMA showdown with Rousey.

When Rio Ferdinand hung up his boots two years ago, a career competing in sports appeared over.

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Joe Carnicelli, the executive sports editor for United Press International in the 1970s and ‘80s who also covered boxing and the NFL, has died. He was 75.

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

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One great fight, one lousy scorecard.

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The bout between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin was closely contested, but only one judge saw a clear winner.

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The head of the Nevada Athletic Commission plans to talk to Adalaide Byrd, but a good fight was marred by the outcome. Just ask ESPN's Stephen A. Smith and Teddy Atlas.

Billy Joe Saunders remained on course to challenge either Gennady Golovkin or Canelo Alvarez after Saunders defended his WBO middleweight title with a unanimous points decision over American Willie Monroe Jr. on Saturday.

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No. 3 middleweight Luke Rockhold beat David Branch with a flurry of strikes in the second round of a showdown between ranked fighters Saturday night, re-establishing himself as a contender in the division.

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The battle for boxing's unified middleweight titles lived up to the hype. Now everyone's asking for a rematch.

The Latest on the Genady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez middleweight title fight (all times local):

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It’s the kind of fight Gennady Golovkin has been chasing from the moment he walked off an airplane six years ago to make his new home in Los Angeles.

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The sport has been salivating over Saturday’s fight, and those involved think the victor could become a transcendent star.

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