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Should Amir Khan return to the ring? Amir Khan targets one more major fight and wants it to be Kell Brook. Khan who has spent most of this year having social media spats with his wife, Anthony Joshua and others, feels he is ready at the age of 30 to get back into the ring. Feeling at the
Chris Eubank Jr saddend by the shooting in Las Vegas. It’s been over 10 years since Chris Eubank Jr was in Las Vegas to learn his craft, but the shocking events, where gunman Stephen Paddock, started shooting at a music festival and killing 58 people brought back terrifying memories. Eubank
‘Destroyer’ heading to New York on November 11 Conor Benn says he’s honoured to be the first UK fighter to box on a Matchroom Boxing USA bill – and he plans to make a big impact at the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York on November 11. Benn improved to 9-0 on Saturday night with his ...
Wilder has hit back at Joshua following the Brit's comments on Monday. Deontay Wilder has continued his war of words with Anthony Joshua by biting back at his rival ahead of a potential heavyweight blockbuster. Joshua said on Monday that a clash with the American is inevitable after Wilder
Chris Eubank Jnr posted a clip on Monday of his father telling off two ring girl. Chris Eubank Jnr was embroiled in a Twitter spat with former pop singer Lily Allen over a video showing his father telling off two ring girls. Eubank Jnr had originally posted the video on Monday morning, in ...
Anthony Joshua is looking ahead to a fight with Deontay Wilder or David Haye. Anthony Joshua has ramped up the war of words with Deontay Wilder by insisting that a bout against the American heavyweight is inevitable. Wilder had claimed via a video on Twitter that Joshua was not physically, ...
Tony Ferguson is finally a UFC champion. Following his tenth consecutive win in the division, Ferguson wrapped the interim lightweight belt around his waist after sinking in a triangle choke in the third round to put away upstart contender Kevin Lee. It was a long time coming for Ferguson ...
Ahead of the bout, 50 men were part of a brawl in the Stuttgart venue. Blood was spilled and furniture thrown as two groups clashed in the arena. A massive, bloody brawl broke out at ringside here with an hour still to go before Chris Eubank Jnr was due in the ring for a world title defence
‘Million Dollar’ says fans are in for a treat tomorrow night Anthony Crolla believes that his clash with Ricky Burns is going to be a pure crowd-pleaser – and he’ll power into more massive fights with a big win at the Manchester Arena tomorrow night.‘Million Dollar’ faces the Scotsman in a ...
The ‘Rickster’ relishing battle of Britain in Manchester. Ricky Burns believes he can become a World champion once again and wants to prove there’s plenty of chapters to write in his story as he meets Anthony Crolla at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night. Three-weight World champion Burns
David Haye didn't think he'd ever get this rematch with Tony Bellew Tony Bellew dismissed David Haye's analogy about "robbing a bank" when they met again at the first press conference before their rematch. Haye likened Bellew's victory in March to a robber trying to "secure his family" by ...
'That is the fight I have been chasing; if they want the fight, I'm ready,' he said Britain's Dillian Whyte has offered to face Deontay Wilder after the WBC heavyweight champion's proposed challenger, Luis Ortiz, failed a drugs test. The Cuban tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide and ...
The 40-year-old was out until 5am two weeks before fighting Conor McGregor.. Chris Eubank Jnr has lifted the lid on Floyd Mayweather's 'surreal' lifestyle outside of the ring - revealing that the pound-for-pound star was out until 5am and at pool parties just days before fighting Conor ...
Oscar De La Hoya hailed Canelo Alvarez as the biggest draw in boxing after the Mexican's bout with Gennady Golovkin became the third highest gate in boxing. Alvarez earned a controversial draw with GGG with many onlookers shocked at the scorecards following 12 enthralling rounds. And the ...
Immediately after Conor McGregor's 10th-round TKO loss to Floyd Mayweather in "The Money Fight" in August, speculation began as to what would be next for the Irishman. And most signs pointed to a rubber fight trilogy rematch between McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) and Nate Diaz (19-11 MMA, 14-9
Gennady Golovkin’s team are concerned that Canelo Alvarez may be as difficult to coax into the ring for their rematch as he was for more than two years before their controversial super-fight. A second battle in what should develop into one of boxing’s historic trilogies does not seem as ...
Badou Jack has vacated his secondary light heavyweight world title less than a month after winning it. Jack sent a letter to the WBA on Saturday formally relinquishing the 175-pound "regular" title belt he won by one-sided fifth-round knockout of Welshman Nathan Cleverly on the Floyd ...
After one of the dullest heavyweight title fights in memory, one camp screamed corruption while the other called for Anthony Joshua. It is hard to figure out which party was more ill-advised. Indeed, his promoter Mick Hennessy claimed there were 'shades of Ali' in his majority-decision
Gennady Golovkin could box until he is 40, his promoter has claimed, but Floyd Mayweather has been warned to remain in retirement. Golovkin, aged 35, was left disappointed with the scoring of last weekend's draw against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez but his longevity could yet match Mayweather's, ...
Unified light-heavyweight world champion Andre Ward has retired, ending a career which delivered world titles across two weight divisions. In a statement he said his body could not "put up with the rigors" of boxing. "If I cannot give my family, my team, and the fans everything I have, then
Billy Joe Saunders successfully defended his WBO middleweight title against Willie Monroe Jr in London. The Briton, 28, won a hard-fought points decision on Saturday to stretch his unbeaten record to 25 fights. Saunders dominated an uninspiring contest at the Copper Box Arena, with all three
Gennady Golovkin's world middleweight title fight with Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez ended in a controversial draw. 'After a closely fought bout in Las Vegas, one judge scored it 118-110 for Alvarez, another 115-113 for Golovkin and the third a 114-114 draw. There were boos when the decision was ...
Gennady Golovkin faces Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez this weekend in a middleweight super-fight and the experts have made their predictions... 'GGG' and 'Canelo' will collide in a Las Vegas showdown, with the WBC, IBF and WBA 'super' titles at stake, and two of the sport's finest fighters are
Anthony Joshua has insisted David Haye is not in his “top three” potential opponents. Haye, who is recovering from an injured Achilles sustained in March's defeat to Tony Bellew, is still targeting a fight with Joshua and told Sky Sports: "I will find a way to beat that giant, he is 10 years
Canelo Alvarez has warned Gennady Golovkin he will show him how a true Mexican fights, as he vows to reign supreme over the middleweight division. But after both men hit the scales bang on the 160-pound mark Canelo told BoxNation that he is raring to go and will capture the Kazakh knockout
A LADBROKES CUSTOMER IN GLASGOW stands to win £90k this weekend if Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez beats Gennady Golovkin in Las Vegas. The 27-year-old is the slight 5/4 outsider to come out on top in the WBA and IBF middleweight title bout, but that hasn't stopped one punter from slapping £40k on the
Conor Benn will box for the ninth time in the paid ranks on the undercard of the all-British Lightweight clash between Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns at the Manchester Arena on October 7.
Tony Bellew has called David Haye ‘insane’ and says his former opponent ‘must be on drugs’ if he thinks he’s got a shot at Anthony Joshua.
London (13 September 2017) MEDIA WORKOUT For Anthony Yarde for his upcoming fight on Billy Joe Saunders and Willie Monroe Jr Undercard on Saturday 16th September at the Copper Box Arena, took place at the Peacock Boxing Gym. Watch the full complete workout from ANTHONY YARDE in his open ...
London (13 September 2017) MEDIA WORKOUT For Daniel Dubois for his upcoming fight on Billy Joe Saunders and Willie Monroe Jr Undercard on Saturday 16th September at the Copper Box Arena. Watch DANIEL DUBOIS in his open training session
London (13 September 2017) Hennessy Sports is delighted to announce that BBC Radio 5 Live has acquired the exclusive live radio rights for the WBO World Heavyweight Championship title fight between Joe Parker and Hughie Fury. Parker, the undefeated WBO World Champion from New Zealand, makes
UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones' failed drugs test from UFC 214 has been confirmed by a positive B sample, according to the US Anti-Doping Agency. In August, USADA confirmed that Jones had tested positive for an anabolic steroid called Turinabol, just one day before he defeated
LONDON (13th September) – Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez has told Gennady Golovkin to “bring it” as the pair kicked-off fight week ahead of their toe-to-toe clash on Saturday night. The flame-haired Canelo wants to give fans the fight they have long yearned for and warned knockout king ...
Oscar De La Hoya passed through Hot 97 for a good boxing conversation surrounding the Mayweather vs McGregor fight, the future of boxing, and the upcoming super fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin.
David Haye wants to take on Anthony Joshua next year in what he believes would be the “biggest fight ever on UK soil” – but the Briton admits he needs to work his way up the rankings first.
Former two-weight world champion David Haye announced the details of the first Hayemaker Ringstar show where 2016 Olympic silver medallist Joe Joyce headline at Indigo at The O2 in Greenwich against former British title challenger Ian Lewison, 35 The all-London 10-round heavyweight contest
After Anthony Joshua's next challenger was confirmed as Kubrat Pulev, we have answered five key questions about the world title fight in Cardiff. The British world heavyweight champion will be targeting his 20th straight victory against Pulev at the Principality Stadium on October 28, live on
Bulgaria's Kubrat Pulev has confirmed he will face Britain's IBF and WBA heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua in Cardiff on 28 October. "My preparation is very intensive despite the little time left," Pulev posted on Facebook, adding the date and confirming Cardiff as the venue. "I will
Gennady Golovkin says "everyone will remember" his middleweight unification fight with Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, one he calls a "real Mexican fight".
Nathan Cleverly has retired from boxing after losing his WBA light-heavyweight title to Badou Jack. The Welsh fighter, 30, was stopped in the fifth round by his Swedish opponent on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather's win over Conor McGregor. It was a fourth career defeat for Cleverly, who had
After months of excitement, talking, and opinions coming from everywhere, "The Money Fight" is finally behind us and unsurprisingly won by Floyd Mayweather at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on August 26. Mayweather extended his professional record to 50-0, and it seems that the Conor McGregor
Future Boxing Hall of Famer Floyd "Money" Mayweather ended his historic career in style on Saturday night with a convincing 10th-round technical knockout victory over UFC mega-star Conor McGregor
Floyd Mayweather has claimed Conor McGregor is struggling to make weight ahead of their highly-anticipated showdown in Las Vegas this weekend. The undefeated 40-year-old said McGregor is "extremely heavy" and could risk facing a fine should he fail to make the 154lbs light-middleweight limit
Revealing the details behind Conor McGregor's transition from UFC champion to boxing debutant... The skills "Conor improves on a daily basis. The Conor of today is better than the Conor of yesterday," his coach Owen Roddy exclusively told Sky Sports. "He gets better every day, every week
Two-weight world champion Andre Ward thinks Floyd Mayweather will get the better of Conor McGregor when the pair meet in next weekend's super-fight in Las Vegas. "I think McGregor will be wild for the first three rounds, but when he starts to tire, Floyd will take over and we could see a big
Conor McGregor has predicted he will knock-out Floyd Mayweather inside two rounds in Las Vegas on August 26th, as he also responded to claims that he used a racial slur to attack his opponent during last month's controversial media tour. In a media conference call, McGregor opened up on a host
Nathan Cleverly will defend his WBA World Light Heavyweight title against Badou Jack on the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor blockbuster at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas on Saturday, August 26. Cleverly defeated hometown champion Juergen Braehmer last October to pick up the
On August 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, he returns for the first time since announcing his retirement following a twelve round decision win over Andre Berto. The opponent, which nobody saw coming, is UFC superstar Conor McGregor. mayweather-mcgregor (19)_1 Mayweather admits that
TYSON FURY has weighed in on Amir Khan’s row with Faryal Makhdoom. Khan took to his twitter yesterday to break up with his wife – claiming how she has cheated on him with heavyweight champ Anthony Joshua. But outspoken Fury claimed he does not believe the spat happened – making his feelings
Anthony Joshua has been ordered to defend his WBA heavyweight title against mandatory challenger, Luis Ortiz. The governing body released a statement telling both parties they have 30 days to come to an agreement, or the fight will go to purse bids. The decision came just over 12 hours after
On a day when former heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko announced his retirement from the sport, another legendary fighter is going to walk away from the ring. According to ESPN Deportes, former four division world champion, Juan Manuel Marquez, one of the greatest Mexican boxers of all time,
Promoter Eddie Hearn says a rematch between Tony Bellew and David Haye is "virtually dead" after the British rivals failed to agree terms. Bellew had revealed earlier this week that he expected his next opponent to be named soon after switching his attention away from a fight against ...
Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury appeared to announce his retirement on Wednesday. The 28-year-old has made similar announcements previously, announcing last October that he had quit the sport, which he described as "the saddest thing I ever took part in". But hours later he ...
Dana White say's Jon Jones and he have not spoken since he pulled out of UFC 200. In an interview which took place after the Mayweather Jr vs McGregor tour, Dana spoke about the forthcoming fights between Daniel Cormier vs Jon Jones and Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Conor McGregor. Jones (22-1)
Mike Tyson shared details of his life to ESPN's Jeremy Schapp like he never has before. In an interview with Schapp on ESPN's "E:60," Tyson talked about the time he was sexually abused as a child. He told Schapp he was grabbed by a man who tried to pull him into a building, but wouldn't go into
Mike Tyson says Conor McGregor will get 'killed' in his upcoming boxing match with Floyd Mayweather. The UFC star is leaving behind the octagon for the Queensberry Rules when he takes on Mayweather Jnr in Las Vegas on August 26 and 'Iron Mike' does not rate the Irishman's chances. The former
Floyd Mayweather is expecting a gruelling fight with UFC superstar Conor McGregor, someone he believes is a "warrior". Mayweather, 40, will make his return to the ring following two years retirement to face McGregor on August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The pound-for-pound star,
Adrien Broner has vowed "to put on a show" against Mikey Garcia and insisted he does not care about being dubbed as the underdog ahead of their New York clash. 'The Problem' (33-2 KO24) is preparing to take on the unbeaten Garcia (36-0 KO30) in a super-lightweight bout at the Barclays Center
McGregor, who was celebrating his 29th birthday, had the crowd behind him and made it clear that he will not only beat Mayweather but replace him as the sport's biggest star. "I'm going to change the face of the game the same way I have for Mixed Martial Arts," Conor told Nuffin'Long. "I'm ...
David Haye is expecting to make his return from injury in December in what would be his first fight under Ismael Salas' tutelage. Haye (28-3-KO26) has been sidelined since March, when he suffered a serious Achilles injury during his heavyweight clash with Tony Bellew. Bellew eventually
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In the most contraversial fight in the history of combat sport, McGregor vs Mayweather is a fight that always stirs conversation. Former World heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins had his say on the bout, calling Floyd Mayweather Jr, Flashy and disrespectful in this latest video interview with ...
Floyd Mayweather spent 4 hours in an L.A. gym training for Conor McGregor -- repeating a mantra to himself during the workout, "You name him. I beat him." The Best Ever hit up Ten Goose Boxing Gym in Van Nuys with the TMT crew and NBA star, DeMar DeRozan -- and busted his ass in preparation
Gennady Golovkin has dismissed the idea that Floyd Mayweather's comeback fight against UFC champion Conor McGregor will overshadow his highly anticipated bout with Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. WBA, WBC and IBF middleweight champion Golovkin faces WBO light-middleweight belt holder Alvarez on 16 ...
With one stroke of the pen on Wednesday, Floyd Mayweather and Showtime scored a triple play on arch-rival HBO. Mayweather signed to fight UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor in a bout that figures to generate more than $500 million in gross revenue on Aug. 26 in Las Vegas. That deal,
Paul Smith is aiming to make it third time lucky when he returns to Germany to challenge Tyron Zeuge (20-0-1, 11 KOs) for the WBA World Super Middleweight title on Saturday, June 17 at the Rittal Arena in Wetzlar, live on Sky Sports. The 34 year old had back-to-back World title bouts with ...
DANIEL DUBOIS has said that sparring with world champion Anthony Joshua gave him the confidence to go on and pursue a career for himself in the world of boxing. Dubois, 19, has a record of three wins from all of his professional bouts and recently destroyed David Howe with a second round KO.
Conor Benn says he’s itching to get back in the ring – and he’ll unleash new skills at The O2 in London on July 1. Benn has been out of action since moving to 6-0 in December with a fourth KO win since making his debut in April. The son of British legend Nigel now returns to
Quest for Muhammad Ali Trophy begins as three cruiserweight stars sign up for World Boxing Super Series. The first three star names have signed up for the inaugural season of the World Boxing Super Series. IBF Cruiserweight World Champion Murat Gassiev (24-0, 17 KOs), WBC World Champion Mairis
Buglioni puts the belt on the line for the first time since winning it in stunning style against Hosea Burton in December, flooring the hometown favourite in the 11th round before stopping him in the final session. Buglioni and unbeaten Tipton man Summers were set to meet in Greenwich in March
Years ago after Floyd Mayweather Jr beat Ricky Hatton, We caught up with him in a media huddle asking when he is getting his respect, a decade later is Floyd Mayweather jr still fighting for that respect?
Hall of Famer Oscar De La Hoya has termed the proposed bout between retired American boxer Floyd Mayweather and Irish mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor a "circus", saying the sport may never recover if the "farce" is allowed to take place. McGregor, the biggest pay-per-view draw in
Anthony Joshua believes Wladimir Klitschko will order a rematch with him because he will want to go out on a high. It is expected Klitschko will activate the rematch clause despite reports he is considering retiring at the age of 41. Joshua is currently at the peak of his powers as the new ...
The Hammersmith man will be challenging for the vacant WBA World Super Middleweight Championship in his fourth World title attempt following two epic clashes with domestic rival Carl Froch and a split decision loss to Badou Jack. Since linking up with coach Shane McGuigan, the 29 year-old has
Errol Spence has been used as a sparring partner by Floyd Mayweather Jr and Adrien Broner, but believes a victory against Kell Brook on Saturday will be the start of his era as a boxing great. The unbeaten American can win his first world title by silencing IBF world welterweight champion ...
Boxer Adrien Broner was ordered Monday to spend the next three days in jail at a hearing for an outstanding warrant for disorderly conduct from an incident at a Kenton County (Kentucky) bar in 2014. Broner, 27, pleaded guilty to the disorderly conduct charge and received a suspended sentence.
LONDON -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. says there is a "90 percent chance" he will fight Conor McGregor next if he decides to end his retirement. Mayweather (49-0, 26 KOs), 40, was in London on Saturday to watch his protege Gervonta Davis, whom he promotes, defend his IBF world super featherweight ...
KELL Brook has no concerns about being punched around his right eye on Saturday despite revealing gruesome details of the operation that rescued his boxing career. The Briton suffered a broken eye socket in a fifth-round defeat to Gennady Golovkin last September and surgery meant putting back
LONDON (May 18) - Floyd Mayweather protégé Gervonta Davis says he wants to become boxing’s next superstar but must first get past Cromer’s Liam Walsh. The 22-year-old from the mean streets of Baltimore will make the first defence of his IBF super-featherweight world
Errol Spence has set up camp in Amir Khan’s gym in Bolton as he prepares to challenge Kell Brook for the IBF World Welterweight title on May 27 at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, live on Sky Sports. Spence touched down in Manchester on Monday as he looks to rip the crown from the Sheffield
Team GB stars Lawrence Okolie and Joe Cordina have been added to the packed Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence undercard at Bramall Lane in Sheffield on May 27, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
Dillian Whyte has been forced to postpone his clash with Mariusz Wach on June 3 at The O2 in London due to a foot injury. Whyte was set to face the Pole in his first outing since his epic battle with Dereck Chisora in Manchester in December, with ‘The Bodysnatcher’ aiming for a key
IT’S one of boxing’s most famous names – and now there is set to be another “Eubank” joining the circuit. Harlem Eubank, who is Chris Eubank Sr’s nephew and the cousin of IBO middleweight world champ Chris Eubank Jr, is busy preparing for his senior pro ...
DAVID HAYE is making great progress with his Achilles injury after throwing punches for the first time in two months. The Hayemaker, 36, has not been able to let his fists fly since his defeat to fellow Brit Tony Bellew. But today in his gym, Haye has been throwing punches on the heavy bag
AMIR KHAN has revealed he is in talks with Kell Brook AND Manny Pacquiao in a bid to fight one of them before the year is out. And a prospective “Battle of Britain” fight against Sheffield hitter Kell Brook has been talked up for years, but has never materialised. But now Khan,
Tyson Fury's claim he would deal with Anthony Joshua "like a cat playing with wool" is "difficult to argue with", says former world champion Carl Froch. Fury, 28, is back in training but has not fought since beating Wladimir Klitschko on points in November 2015. Fellow Briton Joshua, 27, ...
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (May 9, 2017) - Heavyweight contenders Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and Fres Oquendo faced off for the first time today (Tuesday, May 9) before they battle for the WBA Heavyweight Championship on Saturday, June 3 in the main event of Backyard Brawl: Briggs vs. Oquendo taking place
Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has revealed he will face middleweight king Gennady Golovkin in his next fight after claiming a unanimous decision victory over Julio Chavez Jr in Las Vegas. The WBO world super-lightweight champion dominated from the opening bell on Saturday night and used Chavez
George Groves will challenge Fedor Chudinov for the vacant WBA World Super-Middleweight title at Bramall Lane in Sheffield on May 27, live on Sky Sports Box Office as chief support for the IBF World Welterweight title clash between Kell Brook and Errol Spence. Groves is gunning to land a World
LONDON (3 May) - Canelo Alvarez says victory over arch-rival Julio Cesar Chavez Jr will mean more to him than any title. Mexican pride is at stake when the two long-time foes and countrymen meet at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this Saturday night, live on BoxNation, in what is one of this ...
From sparring partners to opponents in one of the biggest fight nights in history! Anthony Joshua and Klitschko go head-to-head at Wembley on Saturday night with two other Olympic champions on the bill.
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Anthony Joshua got a FaceTime good luck message tonight from a big fan, rapper Dr Dre. Aj is looking huge!
Final press conference for the main event at Sky Sports Centre of Undefeated British knockout artist Anthony Joshua defends his heavyweight title against boxing legend and long-reining former champ Wladimir Klitschko in the most significant world title bout in more than a decade - LIVE Saturday,
Ahead of his heavyweight showdown with Wladimir Klitschko, take a look behind the ropes at the training camp of IBF heavyweight world champion, Britain's Anthony Joshua.
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Wladimir Klitschko - Behind The Ropes - Full Sky Sports Documentary 4/25/2017Taka a look ahead at Wladimir Klitschko before of his heavyweight showdown with Anthony Joshua, take a look behind the ropes at the training camp of the former heavyweight world champion.
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New Delhi, April 24, 2017: Boxing in India has for many years been one of the most popular sports and with the launch of Super Boxing League (SBL) with participation from top pugilists from India and abroad, the stage is set for some exciting ring action. This unique concept was born thanks to ...
BBC Three's third of four videos ahead of his heavyweight title fight against Wladimir Klitschko on 29 April at Wembley Stadium, Anthony Joshua hits the gym and gets into beast mode. You can also watch Anthony Joshua: Road to Klitschko on Tuesday 25 April at 22.45 on BBC One. ); jQuery('body').on('touchstart click','.slide-modal', function(e){ e.stopPropagation(); e.preventDefault(); jQuery(this).closest('.slide-modal').remove(); slideout.animate({left:-widthMenu}); }); }); Top