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Brook loses world title to Spence in Sheffield

Brook suffered a broken eye socket for the second time in as many fights following his defeat by Gennady Golovkin in September a year ago. "I remember the surgeon saying to me after the Golovkin fight, if you would have gone another round or so you could be blind so I've got that going through my mind as well".



Lions arrive in New Zealand for grueling tour

The Lions landed in Auckland on Wednesday and will face the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians just three days later, but tour manager Spencer insisted Warren Gatland's men are happy with their plans. "The good thing is, when the first game gets underway they start coming think and fast". "They don't need to know that if he runs that line, it goes behind him and then we should be able to get the offload away".



Barcelona set to name Valverde as new head coach

While Enrique completed the Treble in his first season, followed by a League and Cup Double and winning the Copa del Rey in his final season, there were constant talks of the club being unhappy with his approach. "It was hard to train yesterday, really hard for us but the manager told us that the only thing we could do was win this for them and that's what we've done".



LeBron on Warriors Match-up: 'Going to be Very Challenging'

Its tough for me to say that is the case. But Cleveland's superstar feels "very good" about the Cavaliers' chances to repeat as champions despite being tabbed major underdogs. Last year, the Cavs rallied back from a 3-1 series deficit to ruin Golden State's record-breaking season and win their first National Basketball Association title.



Wenger's future uncertain, but he'll enjoy the present

Arsène Wenger has claimed that his future as Arsenal manager will be decided later this week. The Frenchman has been at the helm for nearly 21 years and, despite a section of supporters calling for him to depart this summer when his contract expires, he is now expected to further that stay after holding talks with Arsenal's board on Tuesday.