Coming off a controversial loss to Russia’s Vladimir Nikitin in the 2016 Olympics during the second round of the bantamweight tournament, Michael Conlan sent a vile tweet toward Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Of all the ambitions that Katarina Johnson-Thompson has for her first heptathlon since her Rio Olympics finished in howls of pain and frustration, the simplest is also the biggest. “Last year I changed things because in some events it wasn’t going well,” said the Belgian.
Katarina Johnson-Thompson back on track after relocation false start
Kell Brook, left, and Errol Spence Jr during Friday’s weigh-in at Sheffield City Hall. In the Sheffield sunshine Kell Brook responded to the doubts that have loomed large over his title defence against Errol Spence Jr on Saturday in the most emphatic style possible – by showing off his chest. Brook