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Night of Heavyweights Hits Primetime: Unbeaten Polish Star Adam Kownacki Battles Robert Helenius in Heavyweight Title Eliminator in Front of Hometown Fans Saturday

Undefeated Polish star and Brooklyn native Adam Kownacki will headline a night of heavyweight showdowns and look to thrill his hometown crowd when he takes on Robert Helenius in a 12-round WBA Heavyweight Title eliminator headlining FOX PBC Fight Night and on FOX Deportes Saturday, March 7 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. […]

Carli Lloyd Named to Roster for 2020 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named the 20 players who will represent the USA at the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament being held from Jan. 28-Feb. 9 in Texas and California. The USA opens the tournament, which will send its top two finishers to Japan, on Tuesday, Jan. 28 against […]

Mets Honor Mike Piazza with Spring Training Address Change

The New York Mets, the City of Port St. Lucie and St. Lucie County honored Hall of Famer Mike Piazza by renaming the street formerly known as NW Stadium Dr. to Piazza Drive and changing the official address of the Mets Spring Training facility to 31 Piazza Drive. Mets COO Jeff Wilpon along with Piazza […]

Mets Spring Training Home to be Named Clover Park

The spring training home of the New York Mets and regular-season home of the St. Lucie Mets, New York’s Advanced-A minor league affiliate, will have a new name next season. The venue, formerly known as First Data Field, will be called Clover Park beginning in February 2020. This change follows the 2019 acquisition of First […]

Sky Blue FC Acquires Margaret “Midge” Purce from Portland Thorns FC

Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) have acquired Margaret “Midge” Purce and the natural 2021 first round draft pick from Portland Thorns FC in exchange for midfielder Raquel “Rocky” Rodriguez. Purce, 24, joins Sky Blue FC after a breakout 2019 campaign with the Thorns. She played in 22 games (19 starts) […]

St. John’s Starts BIG EAST Road Swing at Xavier on Sunday

After erasing a 23-point deficit in a narrow loss to No. 11/10 Butler on New Year’s Eve to begin conference play, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will kick off its first true road swing of the year on Sunday when it takes on Xavier in Cincinnati. Tip-off from Cintas Center is scheduled for 4:30 […]

World-rated super lightweight prospect Kendo “Tremendo” Castaneda preparing for graduation to contender status

Texas super lightweight Kendo “Tremendo” Castaneda (17-0, 8 KOs) will risk his perfect pro record against Yomar “The Magic” Alamo (17-0-1, 12 KOs) in a rare showdown between undefeated prospects on February 28, live on Boxeo Telemundo, starting at 11:30 p.m. ET / 8:30 p.m. PT, from Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Florida. The 26-year-old […]