Mike Meehall Wood

mayweather-mcgregor

Muhammad Ali and Antonio Inoki Gave Us a Preview of Mayweather-McGregor

In 1976, Ali and Inoki fought for 15 excruciatingly boring rounds, after which the crowd chanted for their money back.
Mike Meehall Wood
8.24.17
FIGHTLAND

Michael Conlan in Line to Make the Biggest Post-Olympics Debut Since De La Hoya

As the Dubliner likes to say: “We’re not here to take part, we’re here to take over.” That journey starts for Michael Conlan on Friday night.
Mike Meehall Wood
3.16.17
FIGHTLAND

Possible Khan-Pacquiao Fight Collapses

Amir Khan fails to fight again and now he might finally have to face Kell Brook.
Mike Meehall Wood
3.9.17
FIGHTLAND

Haye-Bellew Is the Fight That British Boxing Deserves

David Haye versus Tony Bellew is the biggest shitshow in boxing since, well, David Haye last fought someone anyone cared about.
Mike Meehall Wood
3.1.17
the magic of el diego

Our Darling, Our Diego: How Naples Fell in Love With Maradona

It is often taken as a truism that no man is bigger than the club, but Diego Maradona's stint at Napoli challenges this. During a glorious and at times chaotic seven years in Naples, Maradona brought a whole city under his spell.
Mike Meehall Wood
2.15.17
Football

Kosovo Prepare For International Football Debut Amid Continued Controversy

Kosovo will make their competitive international debut tonight – but half of the team still don’t know if they’ll be allowed to play.
Mike Meehall Wood
9.5.16
Europe: The Final Countdown

We Asked British Expats in Berlin if They're Worried About the UK Leaving the EU

Unsurprisingly, most of them were against the "Brexit."
Mike Meehall Wood
3.1.16
beer

Fear and Loathing in the Regionalliga Nord/Ost

Punch-ups, pyrotechnics and politics - it's just another matchday in the Regionalliga Nordost, Germany's craziest football division.
Mike Meehall Wood
6.27.15
berlin barcelonistas

​We Watched the Champions League Final with Berlin's Barcelona Fan Club

700 Barca fans crammed into a sold-out cinema in Berlin to watch Saturday's Champions League Final. VICE Sports was there to chat with them and soak up the atmosphere.
Mike Meehall Wood
6.8.15
Europe

Anger at Greece's Threat to Unleash Wave of Migrants and 'Jihadists' if Europe Leaves it in Crisis

Germany, which has led resistance to Greek demands at bailout negotiations, was singled out in the warning. Politicians and officials branded the threat unacceptable and racist.
Mike Meehall Wood
3.11.15
Europe

Asylum Seeker Murdered Amid Anti-Immigrant Sentiment Across Germany

Khaled Idris Bahray, originally from Eritrea, was found stabbed to death close to his home in southern Dresden on Tuesday morning.
Mike Meehall Wood
1.15.15
Europe

Germany’s Billion-Dollar Mall Won’t Pay its Builders — and the Contractors Are Bankrupt

Romanian migrant workers are picketing the Mall of Berlin, Germany's largest shopping center, as they’ve gone unpaid for months. And the situation isn’t getting any clearer.
Mike Meehall Wood
12.11.14