• September 21, 2021

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Oscar De La Hoya to make return to ring after 13 years on July 3

Oscar De La Hoya to make return to ring after 13 years on July 3

Boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya revealed Friday that he has a date in mind for his previously stated plan to return to the ring. At a news conference for the upstart promoter Triller Fight…

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Canada’s Rebecca Marino ‘feels like different person’ ahead of 1st major in 8 years

Canada’s Rebecca Marino ‘feels like different person’ ahead of 1st major in 8 years

It’s been eight years since Rebecca Marino participated in a Grand Slam, and the Canadian says she “feels like a different person.” Marino, the 30-year-old from Vancouver, is set to play the main draw of…

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Dana White to meet with Khabib Nurmagomedov, press hard for one more fight

Dana White to meet with Khabib Nurmagomedov, press hard for one more fight

UFC president Dana White is expected to meet with undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov this week in Abu Dhabi for the first time since Nurmagomedov revealed his retirement in October. Nurmagomedov (29-0) is still the UFC’s undisputed…

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Real Madrid, Spain icon Casillas retires

Real Madrid, Spain icon Casillas retires

Spain’s World Cup-winning goalkeeper Iker Casillas stated his retirement on Tuesday, after being sidelined for more than a year with a heart problem. Casillas, 39, also gained the European Championship twice with his country in…

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Conor McGregor announces retirement

Conor McGregor announces retirement

As UFC 250 came to a close and UFC fans were discussing Amanda Nunes’ place among the sport’s all-time greats, Conor McGregor decided to grab the spotlight. McGregor revealed, much as he had in 2016…

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Andrei Markov, longtime Canadiens defenceman, retired from pro hockey

Andrei Markov, longtime Canadiens defenceman, retired from pro hockey

Longtime Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov won’t be making a return to the NHL. The 41-year-old Markov reported his retirement from pro hockey on Thursday — a career that started and ended in Russia with…

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Retirement not an option for Canadian soccer great Christine Sinclair

Retirement not an option for Canadian soccer great Christine Sinclair

All-time international scoring leader says she’s thinking beyond Tokyo 2020 She has scored more goals than anybody else in soccer and played more matches than any other active player, but retirement isn’t on the immediate…