Conor McGregor trains for Mayweather fight
01 July 2017 | 5:30 am
UFC champ offers glimpse of his preparation for showdown in Las Vegas.
14 Mar 2019
Conor McGregor was arrested in Miami Beach on Monday after a fan said the Irish mixed martial arts fighter smashed his phone and then walked off with the shattered remains, police records show.
20 Apr 2019
Las Vegas Sands first quarter earnings beat expectations, thanks to strong growth and its Macau business. Revenue in the enclave grew 8% even as casino operators there face a profit decline for the first time in three years.
14 May 2019
“Nigerian Nightmare”, Kamarudeen Usman has come a long way from the five-year-old that left Edo State, Nigeria to the United States of America with his parents. From snagging the distinction of a top-wrestler, transitioning into mixed martial arts, to getting crowned the UFC welterweight champion, the father of one is living the life most of us dream of.
26 Sep 2020
Ultimate Fighting Championship interim middleweight champion, Nigeria’s Israel ‘the Last Stylebender’ Adesanya, could not hide his joy at finally being in Nigeria, 16 years after he left his country of birth. Guardian TV caught up with the mixed martial artist and he had a whole lot to say about his love for the country, life as a champ, why he is the Stylebender, his relationship with fellow UFC champ Kamaru Usman, and so much more.
2 Jun 2019
Las Vegas hedges its bets on sports.
6 Jan 2020
From "flying gondolas" to vibrators, the Consumer Electronics Show offers a chance to showcase the newest and shiniest gadgetry. Kicking off Tuesday in Las Vegas, the show will open against the backdrop of mounting concerns on how data gathered from connected devices can be exploited by marketers, governments and hackers.
26 Jan 2020
UFC star McGregor remains silent over assault allegations
16 May 2020
UFC president Dana White says "we're gonna prove that pro sports can come back safely" after UFC 249 that saw one competitor withdraw after testing positive for coronavirus
4 Jun 2020
Plexiglas barriers on blackjack tables, hand sanitizer near slot machines: this is the new normal in Las Vegas, where hotel and casinos are preparing to reopen on June 4, after a 11-week shutdown. Night clubs and show arenas are still closed, but “Vegas is still Vegas” according to MGM International Resorts president and CEO William Hornbuckle.
7 Sep 2020
Newly-crowned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Petr Yan talked about winning the title and his life in the sport, speaking in an exclusive interview to RT in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
27 Oct 2020
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement after defeating Justin Gaethje in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. The 32-year-old Russian professional mixed martial artist champion maintained an undefeated streak with 29 wins and no losses.
8 Dec 2020
Floyd Mayweather will return to the boxing ring in February for an exhibition bout against YouTube personality Logan Paul, the undefeated former world champion announced on Instagram on Sunday.
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A US appeals court dismissed the bankruptcy effort by a unit of pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson. They sought bankruptcy protection after facing 40,000 lawsuits over cancer-causing talc.
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A South African judge presiding over Jacob Zuma's arms corruption trial recused himself on Monday, in a move likely to add further delay in an affair already dating back more than two decades.
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Germany has decided to supply battle tanks to Ukraine. International law experts are now debating whether this makes Germany a "war party."
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At one university residency south of Paris, students are living among cockroaches, mould and in overall unhygienic conditions, despite studying at some of France's top universities. The CROUS of Versailles, a state-run agency, offers financial aid and affordable housing to students, but some of the accommodation it provides is barely fit for purpose.
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Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, who was responsible for the weapon that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, has also been charged. Baldwin has called the death was a "tragic accident."
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Washington says Moscow is not complying with the pact as tensions soar over Russia's war in Ukraine. The treaty, which in its current state is due to continue to 2026, limits the two countries' nuclear capabilities.