Boxing: Mayweather Tokyo exhibition postponed over virus restrictions

TOKYO (AFP) – Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather’s exhibition fight in Tokyo this month has been postponed because of coronavirus restrictions, organisers announced on Friday (Feb 5). Retired former champion Mayweather, 43, was scheduled to fight against an unnamed opponent at Tokyo Dome on Feb 28, but organisers pulled the plug with Japan’s borders closed to […]

Irish Police Investigating Conor McGregor Over Sex Assault Accusation

DUBLIN — Conor McGregor, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s biggest star and one of the world’s highest-paid athletes, is under investigation in Ireland after a woman accused him of sexual assault in December, according to four people familiar with the investigation. McGregor has not been charged with a crime. Following the usual protocol in criminal investigations […]