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Author Archive for Bryan Armen Graham

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‘I expected more’: Teófimo López stuns Vasiliy Lomachenko to unify titles

López unifies IBF, WBA and WBO titles in major upset winLópez upsets Lomachenko in unification bout – as it happenedA star was born in the bubble on Saturday night as Teófimo López delivered on his enormous promise with a surprisingly comprehensive vic…

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Vasiliy Lomachenko v Teófimo López: lightweight title unification fight – live!

López eyes star turn against imperious LomachenkoTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 4.13am BST We’re midway through the final preliminary fight before tonight’s main event: Alex Saucedo (30-1, 19 KO) and Arnold Barboza Jr (24-0, 10 KOs) in a 10-…

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Teófimo López eyes star turn against imperious Vasiliy Lomachenko

The 23-year-old Brooklyn-born prodigy faces the hardest test in boxing in Saturday’s lightweight title unification fight, the sport’s most anticipated event since the pandemic began From the time Teófimo López turned pro as a teenager after the 2016 Ol…

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Anthony Davis cemented legacy in the bubble – and he’s just getting started

The Lakers star is only the eighth player and first since Michael Jordan to win an NBA title, an NCAA championship and an Olympic gold medal. At 27, the best may be yet to comeAnthony Davis looked on with an expression of disbelief on Sunday night as t…

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NBA finals 2020 Game 6: Miami Heat v Los Angeles Lakers – live!

Lakers can clinch record-tying 17th NBA championship with winTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 12.17am BST Good evening and welcome to tonight’s Game 6 of the NBA finals between the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers. We’re back in the NBA’s…

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Seattle’s Breanna Stewart and Sue Bird are basketball’s perfect storm

The two biggest winners in women’s basketball are champions once more after spiriting the Seattle Storm to a record-tying fourth WNBA title. Let’s enjoy them while we canBreanna Stewart, the 26-year-old star forward of the Seattle Storm, stands 6ft 4in…

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‘You’re in trouble’: Could Jimmy Butler’s Game 3 classic turn the NBA finals?

A series that appeared headed for a quick denouement not long ago may only just be getting started after the Miami star delivered one of the great performances in NBA finals historyThings looked plenty grim for the Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat enter…

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NBA finals 2020 Game 2: Miami Heat v Los Angeles Lakers – live!

Miami look to rebound from lopsided Game 1 loss to LA Short-handed Heat rule Adebayo, Dragi? out for Game 2Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 2.53am BST Miami 30-40 Los Angeles; 8.01, second quarterThe Lakers are starting to stretch this one out…

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NBA finals 2020 Game 1: Miami Heat v Los Angeles Lakers – live!

Email Bryan with your thoughts or tweet him @BryanAGrahamLakers or Heat? Our writers give their finals predictions 1.19am BST Hello and welcome to Game 1 of the NBA finals between the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers. This might have seemed like s…

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Floyd Mayweather v Logan Paul: a note-perfect signpost for the end of days

Rumors of a fight between the 43-year-old retiree and the YouTube megastar have purists in a lather. More alarming is what it says about boxing’s ability to mint new starsThe pandemic rages. California is literally on fire. A second American civil war,…

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Baseball is using coronavirus as a pretext for permanent change

The tradition of greedy owners destroying what makes baseball good to line their pockets is as old as the sport itself. But using a pandemic to expand the playoffs for good would be a new lowOne of the first examples of baseball’s near-sighted willingn…

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Baseball is using coronavirus as a pretext for permanent change

The tradition of greedy owners destroying what makes baseball good to line their pockets is as old as the sport itself. But using a pandemic to expand the playoffs for good would be a new lowOne of the first examples of baseball’s near-sighted willingn…

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US Open women’s semi-final: Jennifer Brady v Naomi Osaka – live!

All the latest updates and scores from Flushing MeadowsEmail Bryan with your thoughts or tweet him @BryanAGraham 11.59pm BST Hello and welcome to Arthur Ashe Stadium for tonight’s US Open women’s semi-final twinbill. Naomi Osaka and Jennifer Brady are …

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Canelo Álvarez sues Dazn and Oscar De La Hoya for breach of $365m contract

Boxer says parties have failed to deliver on guaranteed paymentÁlvarez, 30, seeks compensatory damages of no less than $280mFour-division champion has been inactive since November 2019Mexican boxing superstar Saul ‘Canelo’ Álvarez is suing longtime pro…

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US Open: Margarita Gasparyan v Serena Williams – live!

Mladenovic fumes at ‘abominable’ treatment under Covid protocolsJohanna Konta out of US Open after defeat by Sorana CirsteaEmail Bryan with your thoughts or tweet him @BryanAGraham 1.10am BST Second set: *Gasparyan 2-6, 0-1 Williams (*denotes next serv…

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Dana White, UFC head and $1m Trump donor, added to Republican convention

UFC president to speak on Thursday night, campaign saysWhite, 51, gave bombastic speech at 2016 GOP convention Dana White, the Ultimate Fighting Championship president, will stump for Donald Trump on the final night of this week’s Republican national c…

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Serena Williams rejects idea 24th title would be cheapened by thin field

Simona Halep among six of top 10 to drop out of US Open‘I think the whole year deserves an asterisk, it’s a special year’Serena Williams is not concerned that finally breaking through for her record-tying 24th major singles title at this year’s US Open…

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Jessica McCaskill: ‘No days off is really a mentality that encompasses everything’

The Chicago investment banker and newly minted welterweight champion opens up about overcoming homelessness, embracing her inner nerd and why Katie Taylor is on her way outJessica McCaskill has not slowed down since capturing boxing’s undisputed welter…

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Curt Schilling served on advisory board of Steve Bannon border wall group

Schilling, 53, was among 13 advisory board members for groupBoard included prominent Republican and conservative figuresTrump’s ex-adviser, three others arrested for leading campaignFormer major league pitcher Curt Schilling is among the prominent cons…

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Curt Schilling served on advisory board of Steve Bannon border wall group

Schilling, 53, was among 13 advisory board members for groupBoard included prominent Republican and conservative figuresTrump’s ex-adviser, three others arrested for leading campaignFormer major league pitcher Curt Schilling is among the prominent cons…