Mumbai: Boxing legend Mike Tyson to scout for MMA stars in Dharavi

Mike Tyson, in Mumbai next week to promote new league, saw his life change when a boxing coach mentored him at a juvenile home. He will now do the same for Dharavi kids When we spot Shubham Kunchikorve, in a gully in Dharavi on Saturday afternoon, and ask him what sports he participates in, the 13-year-old, says, “I go to a municipal school where we are being taught karate.

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Karate star Salisbury looks to strike for Great Britain at Youth Olympics in Argentina

The former Albany pupil – who got 10 GCSEs at A to C – is in a 42-strong squad and competes in karate in Buenos Aires, hoping to make her mark. Now studying for A-levels at Coopers, Salisbury said: “To represent your country at any level is an amazing achievement but this is an amazing honour and I hope to make my nation proud.

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Timbers nab first comeback win of the season past Columbus Crew

When the Columbus Crew scored an early goal at Providence Park on Wednesday, it looked like the Portland Timbers were in for a long night. But, led by a spectacular first MLS goal from Andy Polo, the Timbers came roaring back for a 3-2 victory, their first win this year after conceding a goal first.

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Community sports notebook: Axsom takes 57 medals, including 29 golds, in N.C. martial arts tournament

The Axsom Martial Arts team began its 2018-19 tournament season Sept. 8 with the sixth NC-Okinawa Ryukyukan Karate Tournament in Goldsboro, N.C. Axsom's troops, including several first-time tourney participants, collected 57 medals, including 29 golds.

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Community sports notebook: Axsom takes 57 medals, including 29 golds, in N.C. martial arts tournament

The Axsom Martial Arts team began its 2018-19 tournament season Sept. 8 with the sixth NC-Okinawa Ryukyukan Karate Tournament in Goldsboro, N.C. Axsom's troops, including several first-time tourney participants, collected 57 medals, including 29 golds.

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