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Daily Archives: April 24, 2017

Valerie Letourneau, formerly of UFC, is heading to Bellator MMA

Former UFC strawweight title contender Valerie Letourneau is heading to Bellator MMA, the organization confirmed Monday. Letourneau, who fights out of American Top Team in Coconut Creek, Florida, will compete in Bellator’s flyweight division. The decision makes sense, as Letourneau has struggled to make UFC’s

Newcastle back in top flight following Preston rout

Ayoze Perez struck twice as Rafael Benitez succeeded in his mission to guide Newcastle back to the Premier League at the first attempt, while Republic of Ireland keeper Rob Elliot made his long awaited return from injury. Perez set the ball rolling after just seven minutes and

League title ‘absolutely huge’ for Galway, says Cummins

Brendan Cummins believes Galway’s Allianz League success has made them serious contenders for this year’s All-Ireland title. Galway produced a barnstorming display to overwhelm All-Ireland champions Tipperary at the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday and claim their first league title since 2010. And Cummins believes the Tribesmen’s

I never said Messi was finished

Eamon Dunphy has denied writing off Lionel Messi prior to his El Clasico heroics on Sunday night in a tempestuous exchange with fellow 2fm Game On pundit Alan Cawley. On tonight’s show, former League of Ireland player Cawley suggested Dunphy had “made a boo boo” by suggesting

Anthony Joshua’s top fights

2:55 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show LONDON — The best moments of Anthony Joshua’s professional career have come in his

ESPN’s division-by-division rankings – featherweight

Check out my rankings within each division by clicking on the links below. Who is the best fighter regardless of weight class? See ESPN’s pound-for-pound rankings. Plus, check out our women’s pound-for-pound rankings. Note: Results through April 24. Divisional Rankings Heavyweight | Light heavyweightMiddleweight |