The influence of law and politics on sport will continue to deepen in 2019. In the first of a two-part series, Jack Anderson looks at some landmark sporting anniversaries that fall this year.
Thu, 03 Jan, 2019
When Harlem is hot, there aren’t many other places in the world where history seems to drip down so readily from the fire escapes and battered neon signs.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2013
THE nights are drawing in on us, you’ll notice, ahead of another winter, like the cinema lights dimming before a movie.
Fri, 23 Sep, 2011
THIRTY FOUR years after boxing’s last headline act at Yankee Stadium saw Muhammad Ali handed a controversial points victory over Ken Norton, the sport is preparing to return to the venue tomorrow night.
Fri, 04 Jun, 2010
YANKEE STADIUM, which closed last Saturday night, opened for business on April 18, 1923 with a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox.
Tue, 23 Sep, 2008
NIKOLAI VALUEV reaped the rewards of more than a decade of hard work to become the tallest and heaviest world champion in boxing history.
Mon, 19 Dec, 2005
Sat, 05 Feb, 2005
The boxing world united in tribute today to the former world heavyweight champion Max Schmeling, who has died at the age of 99.
Fri, 04 Feb, 2005
Vitali Klitschko will not be running scared of Lennox Lewis when the pair clash in Los Angeles next Saturday night.
Tue, 17 Jun, 2003
VITALI KLITSCHKO will draw inspiration from his heavyweight hero when he steps into the ring with Lennox Lewis in Los Angeles on Saturday night.
Tue, 11 Mar, 2003
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