Fight fans have a chance to meet some of their favorite boxers Friday at Caesars Palace. The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame will host a meet-and-greet session outside the Palace Ballroom on the third floor.
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‘Sharknado 4: The Fourth Awakens’ will feature a handful of Las Vegas-based MMA fighters.
The Bali Hai Golf Club has emerged as a potential site for a 65,000-seat domed stadium, joining four other sites as leading locations for the project.
The International Olympic Committee warned organizers of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro five years ago that construction contracts they drew up could give developers incentives to cut corners, presaging problems with athletes’ housing that drew complaints from several countries this week, documents showed.
Starting with UFC 201 on Saturday in Atlanta, there will be a UFC event every week except for one through the beginning of October. That’s a lot of fights and a lot of chances for big moves in the CoveringTheCage.com rankings.
The 3-year-old class takes center stage this weekend in the $1 million Haskell on Sunday at Monmouth Park and the $600,000 Jim Dandy on Saturday at Saratoga.
Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, an event that once attracted more than 250,000 speed freaks before the novelty wore off, drew less than 50,000 this year, according to the Indianapolis Star.
Executive director Bill Hancock and the College Football Playoff are giving back New Year’s Eve.
San Diego State senior running back Donnel Pumphrey is the nation’s active leader in rushing yards (4,272), rushing touchdowns (45) and all-purpose yards (5,145). He attended Canyon Springs High School.
It’s no secret to followers of UNLV football that the energy level of strength coach Keith Belton and his assistant, Jeff Eaton, is off the charts. Their infectious enthusiasm also is no longer a secret to the outside world.
A trio of home runs and a spot start by a pitcher making his second Triple-A start of the season were enough for Las Vegas Wednesday night as they evened the series with Fresno with a 6-3 win at Chukchansi Park.
North Dakota and Minnesota will meet Oct. 27, 2018, at Orleans Arena in the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game. The rivalry, which dates to 1930, is one of the fiercest in college hockey.
Striper fishing has been the best for those fishing from a boat at Lake Mohave.
Longtime UFC color commentator Joe Rogan said earlier this year a sale of the organization would signal the end of his time calling fights.
Las Vegan Connor Fields won the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials and finished first in his quarterfinal and semifinal heats at the London Olympics, but he crashed and placed seventh in the eight-man final.
Badou Jack, the WBC super middleweight champion, is the first boxer not named Floyd Mayweather Jr. to win the Nevada Fighter of the Year award since it was created in 2013.
Veronica Joels, a junior at The Meadows High School, orally committed to the UNLV women’s golf team for the class of 2018. She would be one of the program’s most heralded recruits.
The four Chinese nationals who died Sunday when their van turned in front of and collided with an oncoming Dallas Cowboys tour bus in northwest Arizona were identified Wednesday by the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
If you are looking for some fast action for striped bass, it might be time to turn your attention to the upper reaches of Lake Mead.
Russian President Vladimir Putin hit out at “discrimination” against the country’s banned track and field athletes at a Kremlin send-off ceremony Wednesday for its depleted Olympic team.
Robert Gsellman was great for Las Vegas Tuesday night but Cesar Valdez was better for Fresno, and the 51s dropped the series opener against the Grizzlies 1-0 at Chukchansi Park in Fresno.
Connecting to Topgolf’s corporate headquarters press department to arrange a story at its new flagship location in Las Vegas, 4627 Koval Lane, was tougher than I thought it would be. So I headed down the corner of Harmon Avenue and Koval Lane to check it out under cover. Getting there was extremely easy. Topgolf is behind the MGM Grand with the entrance off Koval Lane.
The golf course formerly known as Desert Rose Golf Course has reopened as The Club at Sunrise, and it appears to be a hit with golfers and residents alike.
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