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Shameik Moore voices Miles Morales in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

With one bound we were free again. Arriving late in the year with less hoopla than its live-action predecessors, this animated Spider-Man extravaganza(...)

Katie Taylor in Ross Whitaker’s documentary

Katie Taylor might be the closest thing we have to royalty. Tell people you’re about to meet her, and watch their jaws shudder just a little. They cou(...)

Jack Johnson has gained a reputation for his relaxed, easy-to-remember beach party tunes

Saturday, June 30 Kiefer Sutherland Academy Dublin 8pm €33.50 ticketmaster.ie It isn’t unusual for an actor to try their hand at music, but it’s rar(...)

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House in Washington on Friday. The US president may grant a pardon to former boxer Muhammad Ali. Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta

Donald Trump said on Friday that he may grant a posthumous pardon to Muhammad Ali, seemingly unaware that the great boxer’s conviction was overturned (...)

President Donald Trump with Kim Kardashian at the Oval Office in the White House. Photograph: Twitter

A month after her husband praised Donald Trump as a “brother” who shared his “dragon energy”, Kim Kardashian West met the US President in the Oval Off(...)

US president Donald Trump holds a signed pardon for boxer Jack Johnson in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC. Photograph: Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump on Thursday issued a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight champion, who was jailed a centur(...)

Jack Johnson on July 4th, 1910, before his successful title defense against ‘’The Great White Hope’’ James J. Jeffries in Reno, Nevada. Donald Trump has said that he may offer the former world champion a full pardon. Photo: Sporting News/Sporting News via Getty Images

On December 26th, 1908, Jack Johnson pulverized reigning world heavyweight champion Tommy Burns so severely that police climbed through the ropes in t(...)

Undated painting of boxing pioneer Tom Molineaux.

Imagine the strangeness: an African-American moving through the Irish countryside in the late 1810s, the Famine more than 30 years in the country’s fu(...)

Manny Pacquiao’s world title fight with Jeff Horn will be “short and sweet” with a knockout likely, his trainer Freddie Roach  predicted.  Photograph: Patrick Hamilton/AFP/Getty Images

In a country blessed with a wealth of sporting options to choose from, boxing features very low on the totem pole in Australia. Manny Pacquiao will (...)

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather gith on August 26th in Las Vegas. Photograph: PA

On Wednesday it was announced the finest boxer of his generation, unbeaten in 49 paying fights and 26 world championship contests with titles in five (...)

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