Boxing trainer Peter Fury says Savannah Marshall versus Claressa Shields is ‘perfect’

Women’s boxing champion Claressa Shields (12-0) will take on fellow champion Savannah Marshall (12-0) in September and it could be fireworks. Marshall is the current women’s WBO middleweight title holder and looking to make a name for herself against the woman who calls herself the greatest female boxer of all time. Claressa Shields has been … Read more

ESPN UK inks deal with UFC

After an abrupt ending to their 17 month partnership with Setanta Sports in June, the UFC has officially paired up with ESPN UK to air live events in the United Kingdom.

Launching on both Sky and Virgin platforms, ESPN UK will begin airing UFC events on August 8 with “UFC 101: Declaration.” They will also be broadcasting UFC Fight Night events as well as UFC Unleashed on Thursday nights.

With the first month being offered for free, viewers in the UK and Ireland will be able to watch UFC 101 and UFC 102 free of charge.

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