88kg Welter, Hala Hala & Mac Tuna.

Fight for Marist trials for team Samoa

Trials to finalize boxers for Team Samoa for the Fight for Marist on 10 – 11 February as part of the Marist International Sports Week wrapped up last night at the ACP Marist St. Joseph Stadium at Lotopa.

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Boxers Anthony Joshua, left, and Wladimir Klitschko attend a press conference announcing their unification fight for the IBF, IBO and WBA World Heavyweight titles at Wembley Stadium in London.

Refreshed Klitschko looks to restore reputation vs Joshua

When Wladimir Klitschko fights Anthony Joshua for two world heavyweight titles in April, it will end an 18-month wait to restore his boxing reputation.

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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James answers questions as he holds his daughter Zhuri during a post-game press conference after winning the NBA title by defeating the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.

LeBron James producing Muhammad Ali documentary for HBO

King James is set to tell the story of The Greatest.

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Britain's IBF Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua fights American Eric Molina in Manchester, England Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016.

Joshua stops Molina in 3rd round, retains heavyweight belt

Anthony Joshua beat Eric Molina in a third-round stoppage to retain the IBF world heavyweight title on Saturday, clearing the unbeaten British boxer's path to fight Wladimir Klitschko early next year.

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U.S boxer Eric Molina speaks during a press conference in Manchester, England, ahead of his IBF world heavyweight fight against British fighter Anthony Joshua

Molina bids to tame heavyweight champ Joshua as late call-up

He's the accidental challenger with a checkered boxing record who, away from the ring, teaches kids with special educational needs at a high school.

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Welcome: Andy Ruiz Jr landed in Auckland early yesterday morning looking relaxed and fresh.

Andy Ruiz Jr arrives for showdown

Andy Ruiz Jr landed in Auckland early yesterday morning looking relaxed and fresh to a rousing tangata whenua welcome at Auckland International.

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60 kg Karl Apelu ( left) against American Samoa fighter, ultimately winning his bout in a unanimous decision

Mosooi International Boxing Championship

Samoa dominates the “2 Samoa’s Battle” Samoa dominated the 2016 Mosooi International Boxing Championship that was held  at Maliu Mai Resort, American Samoa earlier in the week. 

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British boxer Anthony Joshua as he celebrates after winning the IBF heavyweight title bout against US boxer Charles Martinat the O2 Arena in London.

Joshua to fight Molina in 2nd defense of heavyweight title

Anthony Joshua will make the second defense of his IBF world heavyweight title in a fight against American challenger Eric Molina on Dec. 10.

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Boxing star Manny Pacquiao.

Manny Pacquiao takes a break from politics for boxing

Up until last week, Manny Pacquiao was concentrating on trying to get the death penalty restored in the Philippines.

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Wladimir Klitschko

Promoter says deal close for Joshua to fight Klitschko

A boxing promoter says a deal is close to being agreed for IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to fight Wladimir Klitschko.

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Britain's Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury vacates heavyweight belts, loses boxing license

Tyson Fury's downward slide since becoming world heavyweight boxing champion plunged further Thursday when the British fighter relinquished his titles and had his license suspended over drug use and medical issues.

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Britain's new world champion Tyson Fury, celebrates with the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts after winning the world heavyweight title fight against Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko in Duesseldorf, western Germany.

Fury gives up world titles to focus on treatment, recovery

"I feel that it is only fair and right and for the good of boxing to keep the titles active"

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Tyson Fury

Troubled Fury could lose boxing license

World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury could lose his license on Wednesday when British boxing chiefs discuss the future of the troubled fighter, who has admitted to taking cocaine to deal with manic depression.

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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. of the United States.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. sued over $1.4M jewelry debt in Vegas

Retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. is accused of stiffing a Las Vegas jewelry company for $1.4 million of the cost of a diamond-encrusted necklace he bought the weekend after his last fight, according to a lawsuit filed in Nevada state court.

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Britain's new world champion Tyson Fury, celebrates with the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts after winning the world heavyweight title fight against Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko in Duesseldorf, western Germany.

Fury says 'I'm here to stay,' 3 hours after retirement tweet

Three hours after declaring he had retired, troubled world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury took to Twitter again on Monday to announce: "I'm here to stay."

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Lupesoliai La'auliolemalietoa Joseph Parker versus Russia's Alexander Dimitrenko.

Lupesoliai chops down Russian giant

Lupesoliai La'auliolemalietoa Joseph Parker's road to the world heavyweight title continues. It follows last night’s TKO victory where he destroyed his opponent and Russian giant, Alexander Dimitrenko, at Manukau.

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Amateur boxer dies during charity event in NZ

An amateur boxer has died after collapsing during a charity bout on Saturday according to police, who have not yet released the cause of death.

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Jorge Linares of Venezuela, left, and Anthony Crolla of Britain exchange punches during their WBA lightweight title bout at Manchester Arena.

Linares relieves Crolla of WBA lightweight belt

Jorge Linares relieved Anthony Crolla of the WBA lightweight belt by unanimous decision in Manchester Arena on Saturday.

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Wladimir Klitschko poses for the media standing next to a large poster of the absent Tyson Fury, during a press conference at a hotel to announce their forthcoming fight, in London.

Heavyweight title rematch between Fury, Klitschko called off

The rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko for the world heavyweight title has been called off for a second time.

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Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko, left, and Britain's Tyson Fury compete in a world heavyweight title fight for Klitschko's WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts in the Esprit Arena in Duesseldorf, western Germany.

Klitschko's manager says Tyson Fury will have doping test

Wladimir Klitschko's manager says Tyson Fury will undergo a doping test before the two fighters meet in their heavyweight rematch next month.

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Rugby

France vs New Zealand All Blacks New Zealand All Blacks Julian Savea and TJ Perenara after the match.

France to play All Blacks, South Africa and Japan

France will host Japan for the first time in 44 years for the final test match of its autumn campaign in November.

NFL

Greg Inglis of the Australian Kangaroos gives a speech after winning man of the match during the Rugby League Perth Test match between the Australian Kangaroos and the NZ Kiwis from NIB Stadium.

Kangaroos beat New Zealand 26-6 in one-off league test

Australia beat New Zealand 26-6 in a rugby league international on Saturday, boosting the Kangaroos' preparation for the impending Four Nations.

Football

Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos celebrates after scoring against Sevilla during a Spain's King's Cup soccer match between Real Madrid and Sevilla at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium, in Seville, Spain on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.

Real Madrid sets Spanish record of 40 unbeaten games

With a remarkable injury time goal, Real Madrid salvaged a 3-3 draw against Sevilla in the Copa del Rey to set a Spanish record of 40 consecutive games unbeaten on Thursday.

Basketball

Kelsall hails from the villages of Fagalii, Letogo, and Vailele

Samoan basketball star ready for Oceania

Samoa enters this year’s F.I.B.A. U18 Oceania Championships aiming to improve on a promising performance in the 2014 tournament, and a lot of their fortunes will be placed on the shoulders of Linda Kelsall 

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