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Filipino legend Nonito Donaire becomes oldest boxing world champ via stunning knockout after learning to ‘go for the kill’ (VIDEO)

Filipino legend Nonito Donaire has shocked the boxing world by becoming the sport’s oldest champion at the age of 38, dethroning WBC bantamweight ruler Nordine Oubaali via a brutal knockout victory in Carson, California. Demonstrating why fans call him the Filipino Flash, Donaire was lightning quick to the punch from the offset. Keeping his 34-year-old opponent at…

WATCH: Khabib FaceTimes Ronaldo as teammate jokes retired UFC champ is ‘putting serious football team together’

Khabib Nurmagomedov has been captured having a casual chat with megastar friend Cristiano Ronaldo, prompting teammate Islam Makhachev to joke that the UFC champ was putting together a “serious” football team. Football-mad Khabib counts Ronaldo among his friends and fans, often sharing message of support with the Juventus and Portugal star.  After Khabib’s victory over Justin…

7-time Cup champ Johnson to test IndyCar ride

4:10 PM ET ESPN News Services AVONDALE, Ariz. — Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson said he will do an IndyCar team test with McLaren Racing on April 6. Johnson said Saturday he wasn’t sure whether the one-day team test in Birmingham, Alabama, would lead to an IndyCar future, but he’s intrigued by the “totally…