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TUF 20 fighter JoJo Calderwood: Would Reebok make me a kilt for UFC Scotland?

JoJo Calderwood, Scottish The Ultimate Fighter star, dreams of doing battle in her homeland at some point in the near future<p>JoJo Calderwood says she is “ready” for her UFC debut is Las Vegas this week, but posed the question which many are asking: when will the <b>UFC</b> come to Scotland?<p>It looks on the …

UFC: Brad Pickett wants to face bantamweight Takeya Mizugaki – and clarification after Lawler-Hendricks

Exclusive: English veteran to move back up to bantamweight to give fans what they want in the Octagon<p><b>UFC</b> fighter Brad Pickett has given up the ghost battling flyweights and is moving back to bantamweight forthwith, reckoning that contests with the likes of Takeya Mizugaki are what could give the …

Pro Wrestling

Amir Khan rejected Manny Pacquiao fight, promoter claims

Bob Arum says legal problems led to British fighter turning down clash with Filipino star earlier this year<p><b>Amir Khan</b> turned down a fight with <b>Manny Pacquiao</b> earlier this year, according to Bob Arum, one of boxing's foremost promoters.<p>Khan is pursuing some of the biggest match-ups in the world in …

Boxing

Emmanuel Petit attacks 'smug, untruthful and hypocritical' French for not revering Thierry Henry

Emmanuel Petit attacks France's attitude towards former team-mate Thierry Henry and says his countrymen would be 'better off under the Germans'<p>Emmanuel Petit has launched an extraordinary attack on the French, suggesting it may have been better if they had been “overrun” by Germany in the second …

France

'Cyborg' Laughs at Rousey's Bare-Hands Killing Remark, Proposes Fight at 140

Invicta FC women's featherweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino found Ronda Rousey's most recent call-out quite amusing, despite the "Rowdy" one saying she would "kill her with my bare hands."<p>The UFC women's bantamweight titleholder spoke with B/R's own Jeremy Botter yesterday, where Rousey …

Performance-Enhancing Drugs

Anti-IRA chants must be disowned by the FA and England players before they go to Dublin in June

Never mind the absurdity of equating football with a tragic phase in English and Irish history, 'F--- the IRA' is from an era when the far right were active in football grounds<p>‘Stop banging the drum’ is a plea seldom heard in the hyperbolic world of English football, but the supporters’ band that …

Manny Pacquiao says he will fight Amir Khan in England - and accuses Floyd Mayweather of running scared

In an exclusive interview with Telegraph Sport fighter sets up tantalising prospect of a fight in Britain and says American has forgotten his 'spiritual nourishment'<p><b>Manny Pacquiao</b> says he “feels pity” for arch rival Floyd Mayweather and is resigned to the fact that the fight the world has been …