• Two-time Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams turns professional
    Evening Standard42 minutes ago

    Two-time Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams turns professional

    Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams has signed a long-term promotional deal to turn professional with Frank Warren. The flyweight, 34, will make her professional debut on April 8 at the Manchester Arena, and is also scheduled for a 'homecoming' fight at Leeds' First Direct Arena on May

  • China's Xi says Winter Games must have no 'grandiose' projects
    Reuters3 hours ago

    China's Xi says Winter Games must have no 'grandiose' projects

    Money must be spent properly for the 2022 Winter Olympics that China is to host and no "grandiose" projects must be allowed, President Xi Jinping said on Monday, as he toured sites for the Games. Beijing and the nearby city of Zhangjiakou won the right to host the Games in 2015. While Beijing

  • Triple H explains why Kurt Angle is being inducted into WWE Hall of Fame
    International Business Times

    Triple H explains why Kurt Angle is being inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

    Triple H has opened up about why Kurt Angle deserves to be in the WWE Hall of Fame. The Hunter, in an interview with IGN, said that the Olympic gold medallist has been chosen for the honour because he was "one of the most impactful and memorable" star of the Attitude Era. Angle, who quit

  • Reuters

    T2 Trainspotting charts era-defining anti-heroes 20 years on

    Fans and stars braved freezing Scottish weather to flock to the premiere of T2 Trainspotting on Sunday, the sequel to the era-defining story of Edinburgh drug addicts Renton, Spud, Sick Boy and thug Begbie two decades on. The original Trainspotting tracked the sordid and tragi-comic side of Scottish

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