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Watch Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin KO from first fight as stunning uppercut floored Brit

Watch Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin KO from first fight as stunning uppercut floored Brit

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Dillian Whyte was knocked out by Alexander Povetkin in August and the British heavyweight is now set for his chance to exact revenge. A positive COVID test postponed the much anticipated rematch last November, but it is now set to take place this Saturday. [embedded content] The 40-year-old Povetkin climbed off the canvas twice and flattened Whyte in round five. Whyte told Sky Sports News in the hours afterwards: “I was bossing the fight, I was winning the fight, I got clocked, it’s heavyweight boxing. “It’s not like I got beat up round after round, I got clocked, that’s all. He dipped low, I shoot the hook, he came with the uppercut and that was it. “The main thing is we’ve got a rematch, we’re gonna exercise the rematch. Whyte was KOd in round five “I’ll hav...
Australia v India: Rishabh Pant & Shubman Gill lead tourists to stunning series win

Australia v India: Rishabh Pant & Shubman Gill lead tourists to stunning series win

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Australia v India, the Gabba, Brisbane (day five)Australia 369 (Labuschagne 108, Paine 50) & 294 (Smith 55, Siraj 5-73)India 336 (Thakur 67, Sundar 62; Hazlewood 5-57) & 329-7 (Gill 91, Pant 89*)India won by three wicketsScorecardIndia pulled off an astonishing run-chase to inflict Australia's first defeat at the Gabba since 1988, win the fourth Test by three wickets and take one of the all-time great series.Needing 328, a Brisbane record run-chase, the injury-hit tourists got home with three overs to spare.Shubman Gill made 91 and Rishabh Pant was unbeaten on 89.They win the series 2-1, keeping the Border-Gavaskar they won in Australia two years ago.It is perhaps one of the finest Test series wins by any away side, especially given the list of players unavailable to India by the t...
UFC 254 Khabib v Gaethje REACTION: Emotional Eagle RETIRES after stunning win, ‘champ fought on broken foot’, Conor McGregor sends message

UFC 254 Khabib v Gaethje REACTION: Emotional Eagle RETIRES after stunning win, ‘champ fought on broken foot’, Conor McGregor sends message

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Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement following his stunning win over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. The lightweight king choked out his rival in the headline bout of the ‘Fight Island’ event before confirming it will be his last time in the Octagon. Khabib retained UFC Lightweight title at the Flash Forum in Abu Dhabi ‘The Eagle’ secured victory through submission with a perfect triangle choke hold on ‘The Highlight’ Robert Whittaker, Alexander Volkov and Phil Hawes also claimed big wins in the UAE Listen to reaction on talkSPORT.com and on talkSPORT 2. Click radio player below or HERE TV/live stream: BT Sports Box Office (UK)/ ESPN+ (US) Follow ALL of the action below… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT
Grady Diangana’s transfer was an accidental masterstroke and has sparked West Ham’s stunning start to the season

Grady Diangana’s transfer was an accidental masterstroke and has sparked West Ham’s stunning start to the season

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In a season already full of surprises, one shock success story that until last weekend had gone under the radar is West Ham. The Hammers are ninth, but go into their GameDay clash with Manchester City LIVE on talkSPORT on Saturday, off the back of some impressive results. AFP or licensors Where has it all gone right for West Ham this season? Convincing wins against Wolves and Leicester was followed by an incredible comeback at Tottenham last weekend, which saw West Ham salvage a draw despite being 3-0 down with 81 minutes on the clock. Those jubilant scenes would have seemed inconceivable just a week before the season started as the club sanctioned the sale of promising academy star Grady Diangana to West Brom. The winger had a brilliant season on lo...