on July 20, 2016, at 5:04 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE MINNESOTA at BOSTON, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3 FM), WPEI Portland/Saco (95.9 FM) radio …
By Staff and Wire Reports on July 18, 2016, at 7:58 p.m.
Area boxers compete in Lewiston Fighters representing Wyman’s Boxing Club in Stockton Springs and Thunderpig Boxing/Young’s MMA in Bangor were among those competing on a 13-fight amateur boxing card in Lewiston on Saturday. Christian Fisk, an 18-year-old from Rockport, improved his record to 5-1 with a three-round victory by unanimous …
on July 14, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR Sprint Cup, practice, 11:30 a.m., qualifying, 4:30 p.m., NBCSN-TV NASCAR XFINITY, practice, 1 p.m., NBCSN-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at N.Y. YANKEES, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WSYY Millinocket …
By Ernie Clark on July 11, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
Two young prospects from Wyman’s Boxing Club in Stockton Springs will be back in action Saturday night during an amateur boxing card at the Longley Elementary School in Lewiston.
on July 01, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING Formula One, Austrian Grand Prix, qualifying, 8 a.m., CNBC-TV FIA Formula E Championship, 10:30 a.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup, The Coke Zero 400, 7:45 p.m., NBC-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE LA ANGELS at BOSTON, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 …
on June 09, 2016, at 5:59 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice, 11 a.m., qualifying, 4 p.m., FS1-TV IndyCar, practice, noon, NBCSN-TV NASCAR, XFINITY, practice, 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m., FS1-TV Formula One, Canadian Grand Prix, practice, 2 p.m., NBCSN-TV ARCA, 5:30 p.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, Camping World Truck, The Rattlesnake 400, 9 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, COLLEGE ARIZONA …
By Pete Warner on June 06, 2016, at 4:56 p.m.
“He affected me by saying don’t be afraid to stand out and stand up in what you believe.”
By Ernie Clark on June 06, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.
Boxing will have a prominent role in New England Fights’ next promotion, NEF 24, scheduled for June 18 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston as three of the state’s top professional pugilists will appear at the combined boxing-MMA show. Russell “The Haitian Sensation” Lamour and Casey Kramlich, both from …
By Beth Brogan on June 04, 2016, at 5:39 p.m.
Bobby Russo was 9 years old when he sat ringside at the Central Maine Youth Center in Lewiston as Muhammad Ali defended the heavyweight boxing championship from Sonny Liston.
By Jerry Brewer, Washington Post on June 04, 2016, at 2:20 a.m.
Muhammad Ali, the legend of all sports legends, is gone. His quiet, excruciating, decades-long descent into Parkinson’s disease is over. If there is a championship ring in heaven, may he stand peacefully in the middle of it, arms raised, and speak with audacity and wit once more, this time about …
By Reuters on June 04, 2016, at 2:13 a.m.
Eight facts about former boxing champ Muhammad Ali: — Ali had a show-time personality, dazzling footwork and great hand speed that combined to make him a champion like his sport had never seen. His career record was 56 victories, 37 of them by knockout, and five losses. He held the …
By Matt Schudel Bart Barnes and Dave Sheinin, The Washington Post on June 04, 2016, at 1:51 a.m.
The boxer had been hospitalized with respiratory problems related to Parkinson’s disease, which had been diagnosed in the 1980s. He was 74.
By Ernie Clark on May 02, 2016, at 1:11 p.m.
Christian Fisk scored a three-round split decision over Elias Valdez during an amateur boxing show in Newton on Saturday.
By Ernie Clark on April 18, 2016, at 11:21 a.m.
“I like the discipline, it keeps me in line and it keeps me in shape,” Jack Simpkins said.
By Ernie Clark on April 11, 2016, at 1:12 p.m.
Russell Lamour Jr., a Deering High School graduate, improved his professional boxing record to 13-2 with a third-round knockout Saturday.
By Ernie Clark on April 07, 2016, at 8:24 a.m.
“I think this gives fans a chance to come out and see what we’re all about.”
on March 01, 2016, at 7:19 p.m.
Bruins’ Rinaldo draws five-game suspension Boston Bruins forward Zac Rinaldo has been suspended for five games without pay due to an illegal check to the head, the NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced Tuesday. The incident occurred in Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning when Rinaldo delivered the check …
By Ernie Clark on Feb. 26, 2016, at 2:48 p.m.
“Jack [Simpkins] did a tremendous job though. He definitely belonged there, he just came up a little short,” said Ken “Skeet” Wyman.
on Feb. 09, 2016, at 9:04 a.m.
Lincolnville’s Jack Simpkins was crowned the 2016 Northern New England Golden Gloves boxing champion.
By Ernie Clark on Feb. 07, 2016, at 11:26 a.m.
Bruce Boyington retained his New England Fights MMA pro lightweight crown Saturday night and stretched his winning streak to four fights. Neither achievement came easily. The reigning champion was taken to the limit by fellow Brewer resident Jon Lemke during their five-round title bout as the main event of the …