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Manchester Student Fight Night – All you need to know!

Manchester Student Fight Night – All you need to know!

One of the most atmospheric student nights of the year, Manchester Student Fight Night is coming to the AO Arena on November 24
Opinion: Tyson Fury is no hero

Opinion: Tyson Fury is no hero

Fury needs to properly acknowledge his past derogatory comments before he can be treated as a sports hero, argues Kate Jackson
Brutal knockout from Deontay Wilder sets up Tyson Fury rematch

Brutal knockout from Deontay Wilder sets up Tyson Fury rematch

Joey Millington analyses Deontay Wilder’s most recent victory
Opinion: Like it or not, KSI vs. Logan Paul was a success

Opinion: Like it or not, KSI vs. Logan Paul was a success

Louis Strappazzon examines boxing’s relationship with the media through the YouTubers’ first professional fight
Feuds and bad blood: The difficulties behind boxing’s biggest fights

Feuds and bad blood: The difficulties behind boxing’s biggest fights

James Owen explores the complexities behind setting up major boxing events
James DeGale announces retirement after UD loss to Chris Eubank Jr

James DeGale announces retirement after UD loss to Chris Eubank Jr

Eubank Jr won the vacant IBO super-middleweight belt and will be hoping to secure a fight for one of the four major belts
Former WBA world super-middleweight George Groves retires from boxing

Former WBA world super-middleweight George Groves retires from boxing

Groves lost his belt in September last year to Callum Smith
Wilder and Fury clash delivers Heavyweight drama in LA

Wilder and Fury clash delivers Heavyweight drama in LA

Two knockdowns and an especially suspect scorecard from judge Alejandro Rochin made the exciting fight a split draw.
Mancunian Tyson Fury eyes up title prize as comeback mounts

Mancunian Tyson Fury eyes up title prize as comeback mounts

The Wythenshawe-born boxer will face off against Deontay Wilder on December 1st, having re-entered the ring this summer.

Boxing: Groves vs Smith

Callum Smith knocks George Groves out in seventh round to win WBA title
Black History Month: Exploring Manchester’s influential black athletes

Black History Month: Exploring Manchester’s influential black athletes

Harry Deacon takes a look at Manchester’s rich history of black representation in sports
Anthony Joshua retains world heavyweight titles after knockout win against Povetkin

Anthony Joshua retains world heavyweight titles after knockout win against Povetkin

The Olympic gold medalist is now 22 fights undefeated
Manchester crowned the UK’s sporting city for 2018

Manchester crowned the UK’s sporting city for 2018

Annual ESPN rankings place the city above London and football-crazy neighbours Liverpool

Review: Bleed For This

Bleed for This is the captivating biopic Miles Teller needed to engrave his name in the hallmarks of cinema recognition

Review: Gypsy Queen

Though moving and at times hysterical, Rob Ward’s Gypsy Queen didn’t quite meet its potential

Skirting around the issue

Adrienne Galloway on tennis’ soft spot for skirts

Khan he do it?

Amir Khan has been voted fans’ favourite in an official online poll on who Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent will be

Khan seeks redemption on home soil

Sheffield to host the ‘Return of the King’ as Khan fights Diaz in April

BUCS Gatorade Nationals: Report

University of Manchester returns triumphant from 6,000-strong student games

Sport news in brief

A quick roundup of some of the spoting stories from the week.

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