• Is Anthony Joshua boxing's next great heavyweight?
    The Associated Press4 hours ago

    Is Anthony Joshua boxing's next great heavyweight?

    Anthony Joshua has the weight of a country on his shoulders, and a fighter with true heavyweight pedigree in the ring across from him. Add to that 90,000 screaming fans watching outdoors Saturday night at Wembley Stadium, and there's plenty of potential trouble for a fighter born the same year that

  • Olympians descend on Des Moines for Drake Relays
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    Olympians descend on Des Moines for Drake Relays

    Dozens of Rio Olympics standouts will return to the track this weekend for the Drake Relays. Stars like LaShawn Merritt, Omar McLeod, Jenny Simpson, Kristi Castlin and others will be greeted with temperatures in the upper 40s, steady wind and good chances for rain during Friday and Saturday's sessions

  • Everything is supersized in big heavyweight title fight
    The Associated Press

    Everything is supersized in big heavyweight title fight

    Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko drew the kind of crowd for their final news conference that most fighters would be happy with once they got in the ring. Everything is supersized in their heavyweight title fight, including the fighters themselves. The two big - and big punching - heavyweights

  • Stockholm, citing financial reasons, withdraws its 2026 Olympics bid
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    Stockholm, citing financial reasons, withdraws its 2026 Olympics bid

    The city of Stockholm won't be hosting the 2026 Olympics because of questions about spiraling costs.