Canelo Alvarez signs most lucrative contract in sports history with DAZN to stream fights

Fresh off the biggest victory of his career, unified middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez is now in possession of the richest athlete contract in sports history.  The Mexican superstar helped the all-sports streaming service DAZN continue its rapid expansion into the United States following a September launch by agreeing to a monstrous multi-fight deal early Wednesday, […]

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Khashoggi disappearance puts Saudi Arabia’s vision of hosting major sports events under the microscope

<!– –> MENUSEARCH QUOTES International Sports Saudi Arabia finds itself in the midst of heightened diplomatic tensions with the West over the disappearance of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The effects of which look likely to have wider ramifications for various high-profile sporting events scheduled to take place in the country over the coming months. Sport […]

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Pacers star Victor Oladipo has no interest in ‘sticking to sports’

CLOSE Pacers star Victor Oladipo explains why he decided to “step outside the box” and endorse Sen. Joe Donnelly. Jim Ayello, jim.ayello@indystar.com Indiana Pacers’ Victor Oladipo spoke during a rally Friday in Hammond, Ind., for Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly.(Photo: Darron Cummings, AP) INDIANAPOLIS — Stick to sports? No thanks, says Victor Oladipo. That philosophy is […]

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