Anthony Joshua makes his return to Cardiff this weekend as he takes on Joseph Parker in one of the biggest heavyweight clashes in recent memory. Joshua will put his WBA, IBF, and IBO world titles on the line when he takes on Kiwi Parker at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, as he looks to add Parker's WBO belt to his collection. The bout in the Welsh capital also marks the first time in boxing history that two reigning heavyweight world champions have met in Britain, and the first time ever that two reigning heavyweight world champions with flawless professional records have met in the ring. Here's all the information you need to know about the history-making fight in the Welsh capital... When is the fight? The bout takes place on Saturday 31 March. What time is Joshua v Parker? The official ringwalk timings have yet to be released, but it is likely to be around 10pm when the heavyweights enter the ring. Where is the fight? The two will go at it in front of upwards of 78,000 at the … [Read more...] about What time does Anthony Joshua v Joseph Parker start?
The TV star spent almost four decades in show business By Hannah Green Monday, March 23, 2015 ALBERTA Watson – who starred in 24 – has sadly passed away, aged 60. The news of her death was confirmed by ET Canada, who spoke with her agent Pam Winter. Alberta Watson passed away on Saturday at 60 years old[IG] She stated: "It is the case, sadly. Alberta passed away on Saturday evening at Kensington Hospice in Toronto. "Her husband Ken was by her side. We await details of a memorial service for her." Pam released no no information on the cause of death. Details on the actress' death are yet to be confirmed[IG] Alberta had spent almost four decades in show business before she passed away this weekend. The actress was best known for her role on 24 as Erin Driscoll and CW's Nikita as Senator Pierce. And since her career … [Read more...] about 24 actress Alberta Watson dies, aged 60, following successful career
Roger Federer during his match against Jeremy Chardy. Photo: AFP World No. 1 Roger Federer's remarkable run continued as he booked his quarter-final berth in the ATP Indian Wells Masters with a 7-5, 6-4 win over Jeremy Chardy on Wednesday. The 36-year-old Federer, who won his 20th Grand Slam when he captured the Australian Open in January, is off to one of his strongest career starts and is now 15-0 in 2018. It is his best beginning to the season since 2006 when he started 16-0 and won 33 of his first 34 matches. "It has been great. But it is a totally different year, and so many years after," he said. "For so many years I have felt good actually in Australia. "I don't know if it's Australia per se or, taking the benefits from the hard work I put into the new season." Federer, who also won at Rotterdam in February, is gunning for a record sixth Indian Wells title. "Yeah, and then also Rotterdam was great. I was very happy that I was able to … [Read more...] about 15-0: Federer continues perfect start to year with Indian Wells win
0 Have your say HEAD COACH Paul Heckingbottom has named the returning Samu Saiz among his substitutes for Wednesday night's Championship clash at Derby County. Spanish no 10 Saiz is back available after serving his six-match ban for spitting at Robbie Willmott during the third round FA Cup loss at Newport County but the 27-year-old will start the clash at Pride Park on the bench.But the returning Liam Cooper and Gaetano Berardi both start upon their returns from suspension with Cooper partnering Pontus Jansson at centre-back in place of the benched Matthew Pennington and Berardi taking the place of Vurnon Anita at right back with Laurens De Bock keeping his place at left back.As part of four changes made to Heckingbottom's side, Ronaldo Vieira also comes in for Eunan O'Kane to partner Adam Forshaw in centre midfield while Kemar Roofe replaces Caleb Ekuban to partner Pierre-Michel Lasogga upfront in what looks like a 4-4-2.Pablo Hernandez and Stuart Dallas keep their spots on … [Read more...] about Derby County v Leeds United: Saiz back on the bench as Cooper and Berardi both start
0 Have your say Top French trainer Criquette Head-Maarek, responsible for dual Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe heroine Treve, has announced she is to retire after a highly-successful career lasting over 40 years. She feels the time is right to call it a day and will saddle her last runners on February 1.However, she will still be involved in the sport and plans to devote more time to the family stud, Haras du Quesnay in Deauville.“I’ve got some runners on Friday and I’ve got runners on the 1st of February and then I will stop. I am 70 years old,” she told Press Association Sport. “It was a tough decision to take, because it is always tough when you decide to change.“It is a big change for me. I have been training since 1977, so 41 years.“I owe everything to every owner I have worked with – Prince Khalid Abdullah, Maktoum Al Maktoum, the Wertheimer Brothers, my dad (Alec Head). I owe everything to my dad.“I have had so many … [Read more...] about Maarek calls time on superb training career