Sincere tributes have been paid to one of Lancashire’s ‘future world champion’ boxers Frank Varey after his death this week at just 16 years old. Varey, who had been a member of Sharpstyle ABC in Blackpool, is believed to have died on Thursday 22 July. The 16-year-old was one of the brightest talents in British …

A member of the Refugee Olympic team will take on an Iranian opponent in the taekwondo qualifying round in Tokyo. Kimia Alizadeh, who left Iran in 2020, will face Nahid Kiyani Chandeh in the 57 kilogram event on Sunday. His announcement came a day after Iranian officials admitted to shooting down a Ukrainian airliner, killing …

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Boxing is known as soft science. A man from Lexington used it to change lives and in some cases save lives. He has been making a difference for a long time, and with the increase in youth violence, his coup de grace is needed more than ever. “I decided that I …

JADE JONES prepares for a historic THIRD taekwondo gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Although the Welsh superstar – named ‘The Headhunter’ for his top-level kicking – isn’t even the only taekwondo ace in his own home. 2 Jade Jones with boyfriend and former taekwondo star Jordan GayleCredit: instagram.com/jadejonestkd Who is Jordan Gayle, Jade Jones’ …

Five new sports will debut at the Tokyo Olympics. The Games will feature a record 33 sports with 339 medals up for grabs. Team GB’s Sky Brown will seek fame in skateboarding while Shauna Coxsey will have high hopes in rock climbing. Sportsmail Riath Al-Samarrai introduces you to the five new sports presented in Japan. …

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games run from July 23 to August 8, 2021. Nineteen Filipino athletes competing in 11 sports will be in action as the Philippines seek to win their first official Olympic gold medal. Ahead of the Games, ESPN5 is producing a four-part series about the 19 athletes. This is the second part, …

Buckley’s David Munden has been named the head coach of Team USA adult karate, which will compete in July 2022 at the Maccabiah Games in Israel. The Maccabiah Games, held every four years, are known as the Jewish Olympics and are said to be the third largest international multi-sport event in the world. Team USA …

The former champion wished his veteran colleague good luck in his attempt to return to the ring. Felix Tito Trinidad is not interested in a comeback fight but believes modern boxing is not what it used to be. The 48-year-old Puerto Rican was a multi-division champion but retired in October 2009 after two years without …

Even if compared to its predecessors, The Karate Kid II | was a big box office disappointment in 1989, the film has since gained cult status, not least due to Thomas Griffith’s iconic performance as crafty businessman, Terry Silver. The Netflix series, Cobra Kai has been busy reintroducing the world of Karate kid and now, …

By Mauricio SulaimanSon of José Sulaiman / President of the WBC This time, I’m going to tell you everything our organization does the week before a main event. The World Boxing Council is a non-profit organization that actively participates in a large number of boxing card-related events that take place around the world. On this …