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YouTuber KSI beats rival Logan Paul in boxing rematch

Briton wins six-round cruiserweight bout in LA against fellow YouTube personalityBritain’s KSI has won his six-round cruiserweight boxing fight against fellow YouTube personality, the American Logan Paul.The fight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles w…

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YouTuber KSI beats rival Logan Paul in boxing rematch

Briton wins six-round cruiserweight bout in LA against fellow YouTube personalityBritain’s KSI has won his six-round cruiserweight boxing fight against fellow YouTube personality, the American Logan Paul.The fight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles w…

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KSI v Logan Paul may be proof we’re in the dumbest timeline, but it’s good business | Bryan Armen Graham

Saturday’s boxing match between YouTube megastars is a farce on its face, but Eddie Hearn is getting boxing in front of eyeballs that every other sport is falling over themselves to courtThe latest confirmation that we’re living in the dumbest timeline…

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Token gesture: why football wants fans to board the crypto-express

Can digital currency bring supporters from all over the world together and give them a role in the club, or is it just a gimmick?Last month, Watford took an unusual decision. Not the one to sack Javi Gracia four matches into the season; that was kind o…

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Manchester City face calls to reconsider facial recognition tech

Campaigners say decision to grant fans access by facial scan ‘intrusive’ and ‘disturbing’Manchester City has been urged to reconsider introducing facial recognition technology that risks “normalising a mass surveillance tool” by a civil rights group.Th…

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Football world calls on Saudi Arabia to stop pirating of matches

Bodies including Premier League write to Saudi authorities asking them to crack down on content theftThe world’s biggest football authorities, including those who run the Premier League, World Cup and Champions League, have called on Saudi Arabia to ta…

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What Berwick Rangers going viral tells football clubs about social media

Bayern Munich and Roma are not the only clubs gaining fans online – as Berwick, Motherwell and Celtic showed last seasonBy Simon Meehan for Nutmeg magazineIt’s 4.50pm on a cold, blustery Saturday in March and I am at the in-laws’ house on the south coa…

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Adidas under fire for racist tweets after botched Arsenal launch

Company automatically posted pictures of new shirts with offensive Twitter handles on back Adidas UK has come under fire after a social media gambit backfired spectacularly, leading to the company tweeting out pictures of its shirts with racist and off…

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Motofest: ‘A two-day, four-wheeled car extravaganza’ | Martin Love

It’s now the largest free urban motorsport festival in the UK and this year’s event in Coventry should prove to be spectacular – especially if you love CitroënMotofestWhen 1-2 JuneWhere CoventryPrice FreeDetails coventrymotofest.comBrexit uncertainty i…

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Formula E losses reach £140m as green racing attracts fresh interest

New teams and sponsors take heart as number of spectators more than doubles in a yearFormula E, the electric-powered racing series, has revealed that its pretax loss widened by 26.7% to £22.6m last year giving it combined losses of £142.2m since it hel…

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‘They’re amazingly isolated’: is social media making NBA players miserable?

NBA commissioner says many of the stars he meets are unhappy. The criticism they face on Twitter and Instagram could be to blameSometimes it can be challenging for NBA players to focus entirely on basketball. Recently, Russell Westbrook got into a back…

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Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City introduce immersive 360-degree coverage – video

Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool have partnered with Intel to allow their fans to relive matches from every single angle in a pioneering move for immersive football experiences.Intel True View includes features such ‘be the player’ capabilit…

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Super Bowl: experimental radar aims to stop drone drama at game

After rogue drone sightings halt flights, startup seeks permission to test tracking system at Sunday’s gameA Bill Gates-funded startup is seeking permission to test a new kind of drone detector at Sunday’s Super Bowl game between the Los Angeles Rams a…

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UK betting firms back live sports advertising ban

Online gambling firms such as Bet365, William Hill and Ladbrokes agree ban amid fears of impact on children Online gambling companies have agreed to a voluntary “whistle-to-whistle” ban on advertising during live sports, in an effort to address concern…

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BBC and Sky call for EU crackdown on Saudi pirate TV service

Broadcasters highlight ‘threat’ from BeoutQ, which provides illegal access to content such as Premier League gamesThe BBC and Sky have called on the European commission to take formal action against Saudi Arabia over a pirate TV and streaming service t…

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BBC and Sky call for EU crackdown on Saudi pirate TV service

Broadcasters highlight ‘threat’ from BeoutQ, which provides illegal access to content such as Premier League gamesThe BBC and Sky have called on the European commission to take formal action against Saudi Arabia over a pirate TV and streaming service t…

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Sport enters the WhatsApp age and dreads ever being asked to leave | Emma John

The messaging app proves the ultimate team-bonding tool with efficient sharing of logistics, ‘bantz’ and devastating newsGood news for sportsmen this week: they can now forget the pre-tournament boot camps, and the on-tour karaoke. Travel agents, too, …

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Player data helps dictate Ryder Cup roles in golf’s analytics revolution

Today’s teams have war gaming experts behind the scenes which makes former Europe vice-captain Paul McGinley laugh at the basic numbers he had to hand in 2012“When I was Europe’s vice-captain in 2010 and 2012 they used to kid me that I was the statisti…

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KSI v Logan Paul: was the YouTubers’ fight more than just hype?

The pair’s boxing bout on Saturday drew a global audience of two million. For a fanbase used to fake online beef, it was a welcome next stepTo understand why millions of people watched two YouTubers duke it out in the Manchester Arena this weekend, you…

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Logan Paul and KSI square up for YouTube boxing match

Fight between vlogging stars has been termed ‘the biggest event in internet history’After months of tweeted insults, diss tracks and internet hype, two of the world’s biggest YouTubers are set to fight each other on Saturday night.The bout between KSI …