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Lucky Jansson swaps horseshoes for league title win with AIK

Nov 11 2018

STOCKHOLM Galloping defender Robin Jansson completed a superb season by scoring the goal that secured the Swedish title for AIK on Sunday, seven months after leaving a job making horseshoes to join the Stockholmers from third-tier side Oddevold.

Mayweather's switch to octagon could prove biggest test

Nov 05 2018

TOKYO Floyd Mayweather's route to boxing greatness has been carefully crafted without taking unnecessary risks, yet his announcement of a fight for a Japanese mixed martial arts organization later this month could be his biggest gamble yet. 

Mixed Martial Arts: Brawls overshadow Khabib's UFC title win over McGregor

Oct 07 2018

LAS VEGAS For once the violence in the octagon looked secondary as a mass brawl ensued after Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his UFC lightweight title with a submission win over Conor McGregor on Saturday.

Mixed Martial Arts - Brawls overshadow Khabib's UFC title win over McGregor

Oct 07 2018

LAS VEGAS For once the violence in the octagon looked secondary as a mass brawl ensued after Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his UFC lightweight title with a submission win over Conor McGregor on Saturday.

Arrests after Nurmagomedov beats McGregor

Oct 07 2018

LAS VEGAS Chaos erupted after Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his UFC lightweight title with a submission victory over Ireland's Conor McGregor on Saturday with members of his support team arrested after an all-in brawl broke out after the bout.

Brawls overshadow Khabib's UFC title win over McGregor

Oct 07 2018

LAS VEGAS For once the violence in the octagon looked secondary as a mass brawl ensued after Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his UFC lightweight title with a submission win over Conor McGregor on Saturday.

Mixed Martial Arts- McGregor faces tough test on UFC return

Oct 05 2018

LAS VEGAS Conor McGregor will come up against one of the toughest opponents he has ever faced in Khabib Nurmagomedov when he returns to the UFC octagon on Saturday in a bid to win back the lightweight title after an absence of almost two years.

Mixed Martial Arts: Tardy McGregor angers Nurmagomedov ahead of showdown

Oct 04 2018

LAS VEGAS Khabib Nurmagomedov stormed out of the final media conference ahead of his lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on Thursday, in response to the Irishman not turning up on time.

Molly, Sweden's anti-doping dog, gives cheats new problem to chew on

Sep 28 2018

STOCKHOLM In an ice hockey hall in northern Stockholm, Molly, a four-year-old springer spaniel, busily searches for substances her handlers have planted in locker rooms, shoes and trash cans. | Video

Che Guevara poster artist looks back on 50 revolutionary years

Sep 18 2018

DUBLIN Fifty years after creating the Che Guevara poster that still adorns student bedrooms around the world, Irish artist Jim Fitzpatrick is delighted at its ubiquity, but concerned at its exploitation for commercial gain. | Video

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