Pacquiao-Mayweather showdon doubtful: Freddie Roach
Pacquiao-Mayweather showdon doubtful: Freddie Roach

Trainer Freddie Roach played down hopes of a Manny Pacquiao showdown with Floyd Mayweather and said unbeaten two-belt world champion Danny Garcia could be next for "Pacman" after he fights Chris Algieri on Sunday.

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Hamilton, Rosberg braced for desert double jeopardy
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Hamilton, Rosberg braced for desert double jeopardy

Lewis Hamilton goes into Sunday's 'double jeopardy' season-ending showdown at Abu Dhabi knowing he is one race away from his dream of a second world title, or a nightmare end to Formula One's duel in the desert.

Treble-chasing Adam Scott targets Masters not Rory McIlroy
Treble-chasing Adam Scott targets Masters not Rory McIlroy

Adam Scott said Wednesday he was putting aside thoughts of next week`s showdown with world number one Rory McIlroy as he chases a third straight win in this week`s Australian Masters.

Asian Games: Badminton`s Lee zeroes in on Lin showdown
Asian Games: Badminton`s Lee zeroes in on Lin showdown

Badminton star Lee Chong Wei thrashed Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap to move one match away from a likely showdown with his arch-rival Lin Dan on Friday.

Bundesliga Match Week 6 Preview: Victory needed by both Schalke and Dortmund in derby
Bundesliga Match Week 6 Preview: Victory needed by both Schalke and Dortmund in derby

Bayern Munich are right where they want to be atop the Bundesliga after five rounds and ahead of a tough showdown against Cologne this weekend while Schalke and Borussia Dortmund both head into the 145th derby needing a victory.

Rodgers happy with Liverpool`s chosen path

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has no complaints about the way in which the Reds have reached the top of the Premier League table ahead of Sunday`s showdown with big-spending Manchester City.

Federer, Djokovic set Indian Wells title tilt

World number two Novak Djokovic held on for a three-set win over American John Isner on Saturday to set up an Indian Wells ATP Masters title showdown with Roger Federer.

Showdown b/w Pak govt & judiciary appears imminent

Pak Supreme Court Chief Justice has made it clear that the Gilani government will have to submit to its orders or be ready to "face the music".

Salman and Aishwarya showdown expected soon!

All is never well when ex-lovers head for a face-off, especially when the two have not had pleasant moments to recall during the time of separation. The ‘Khan of the moment’ Salman’s ex-ladylove Aishwarya Rai might have an edgy time when she ends up seeing him face-to-face at the big fat Reddy wedding in Hyderabad.

Is the Earth headed for a Moonageddon in 2 weeks?

One astronomer has predicted that this phenomenon may bring worrying disruptions to Earth`s climate.

BJP, J&K govt head for showdown over flag hoisting in Srinagar

As BJP and Jammu and Kashmir
government prepare for a showdown over hoisting of national
flag at Lal Chowk on Republic Day, party leaders from the
state unit today met a senior police officer to "inform" him
about their plans

Italy`s Berlusconi faces showdown with ex-ally

PM Berlusconi faced a showdown in parl after the breakup with a key ally, as lawmakers began voting.