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WHAT is next for Conor Mcgregor?


Lennox Lewis in 1999. "It is not a good idea at all - he needs to leave that alone", said Ward. " Conor McGregor puts people to sleep with his hands and people who are watching go insane". "Much respect to Floyd", McGregor told TMZ Sports . So, I guess you guys are telling me something new if you say he's the Floyd Mayweather of the MMA.... Read More »

Spurs facing battle to keep Kane as striker seeks pay rise


Levy's tight grip on the wage bill means that no Tottenham player pockets £100,000-a-week, with Lloris the top earner on around £80,000-a-week and Kane's current contract that he signed in February a year ago worth £60,000-a-week. La Liga giants Real Madrid , who have previously poached Gareth Bale and Luka Modric from Spurs in the past, have been priced at 4/1 to land Kane. Read More »

Browns say coach Hue Jackson's job safe despite 0-10 start


Haslam has fired three coaches and three front offices in four years in charge. Getting off to the worst start in franchise history is one thing. I get it. We don't want to be here. The Browns watched the Cavaliers win the National Basketball Association title and the Indians lose in Game 7 of the World Series. Read More »

Conor McGregor Makes History Last Night at UFC 205

He was the first fighter to headline a UFC card at Madison Square Garden and in the process beat up Eddie Alvarez to become the first person to ever hold two UFC championship belts at the same time. "Cause no one has come talk to me since the sale happened as a businessman", he described owners Ari Emaneul and Patrick Whitesell, who were both in attendance in NY. Read More »

The Premier League fans who pay the most per goal


The equivalent price in the Championship is £31.57, an increase of five per cent on previous year. "We also know it's important that we continue to make our football club as affordable as possible to all of our local community of which we play such an important role that is why we offer free admission to under 16's on match days when arriving early". Read More »

Clubs trim cost of Premier League ticket prices, finds survey


The average price is now £29.44, a reduction of 37 percent, thanks mostly to an agreement among clubs to impose a cap of £30. "Part of the problem with ticket pricing is that it is nearly a question at the moment of clubs charging what they think they can get away with". Read More »

Porsche 911 RSR - race vehicle is now mid-engined


Porsche has also fitted a collision-warning system to help avoid "misunderstandings" with fast-approaching LMP1 cars, and improved the car's serviceability by making it easier to remove and replaces vast swathes of the body and suspension. Yes, you read that right - the 510hp, 4.0-litre naturally-aspirated motor is effectively mid-mounted, harking back to the GT1 era Le Mans victor of the late 90s and perhaps the most radical change to the racing 911, well, ever! From a bird's eye view, a hint ... Read More »

Cubs fan pulls out tooth after losing a World Series bet


Along with reaching anthemic stature, ringing out at the conclusion of each home victory (and, more spontaneously, after some road wins), " Go, Cubs, Go " was performed on "Saturday Night Live" in the wake of the Cubs triumph - and even made its first chart appearances this fall while also ringing up millions upon millions of digital streams on YouTube and elsewhere. Read More »

Alexis proves Arsene Wenger wrong


Afterwards, Pizzi described Sanchez as "one of the best players in the world". His second goal wasn't too shabby either! The gamble paid off, as Sanchez scored twice for Chile as they ran out 3-1 winners, having fallen behind to an Edinson Cavani goal in the first half. Read More »

Kyle Abbott stars as South Africa thrash Australia in Hobart

Australia face a mighty struggle to prevent South Africa, already 1-0 up, from claiming their third successive series in Australia with only next week's day-night third Test in Adelaide still to play. South Africa hit good areas and I don't think I scored for the first 11 overs in the day. "We want to do that very badly", he told reporters after his team effectively beat the Australians in under three days following Sunday's entire wash-out. Read More »

Only four players sure for Adelaide Test in shattered Australian XI: Lehmann

Only two players - captain Michael Clarke, and fast bowler Mitchell Johnson - reach double figures, and Australia's highest single scorer is extras, with 14. "There'll definitely be change", Lehmann said . "We find the balance", Sutherland told reporters in Hobart on Wednesday. It was important to keep the important guys in the team quiet - David Warner and Steve Smith . Read More »

Australia v South Africa, II Test, Hobart

They lost all three Tests on their July-August tour of Sri Lanka. "He's a bit of a grinder and very patient", Hazlewood said of Elgar on Thursday, adding the rest of South Africa's line-up seemed more willing to play at shots. Joe Mennie will be hoping his Test debut is more impressive than his first ODI. Australia's batting stumbled badly in the first Test as South Africa won by a huge margin of 177 runs after being bowled out for 242 in the first innings. Read More »

Leaders for Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic bid downplay concerns after Trump win

Well, that moment has come to pass, and now the LA 2024 team is now trying to convince Olympic officials that America isn't as bad as President-elect Donald Trump makes it seem. The next one is in July in Switzerland, and the third and final one is on September 13, 2017 in Lima, where the International Olympic Committee will cast their vote and announce their decision. Read More »

'Baby Cakes' is the new name for the Marlins' AAA team


The team, a Class AAA affiliate of the Marlins, announced its new name Tuesday during a ceremony at its ballpark, Zephyr Field (presumably soon to be renamed in its own right). Indeed, reaction on Twitter to the introduction of the "Baby Cakes" was not all positive. Their main logo features a baby - complete with eye black, bat and crown - popping out of a green, gold and purple king cake. Read More »

Cavs bring mannequin challenge to White House, first lady

James, 31 years and 317 days old, became the youngest player in National Basketball Association history to reach 27,000 career points - surpassing former Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant, who was 32 years and 160 days old when he reached 27,000. Read More »

Texans look to improve before facing Raiders

The Jacksonville Jaguars woes that are the 2016 season were on full display against the Houston Texans this Sunday. However, the Jaguars seemed to have some fight in them as they nearly came back and won the football game after a rocky start ( Blake Bortles threw a pick-six that was returned 43 yards for the first score of the game). Read More »

Clemson men's soccer earns No. 3 seed in NCAA Tournament


The Huskies, who are 13-6-0 this season, finished second in the Pac-12 standings with a Conference record of 6-4-0. Goalkeeper Ryan Krutz is the only other Academy player to feature for a ranked team in the tournament. 9-11. San Diego State makes its ninth all-time NCAA tournament performance. The Blue Hens head to Rhode Island to tangle with Providence in a first round showdown Thursday night at 7. Read More »

AP Top 25: Ohio St, Louisville rise after surprise Saturday


It's time to make college football greater again. The same is true for No. 3 MI, which lost a similar nail-biter to Iowa later in the day. Then Washington went out and lost, too. 4 Arkansas lost to Texas. It's been an issue all season. Pretty sure Alabama will still be taking Auburn seriously. The teams meet Saturday in a showdown in Morgantown, W.Va. Read More »

QB Petty gets start for Jets over Fitzpatrick


Quarterback Bryce Petty finally made his first ever National Football League career start in Week 10 action against the Los Angeles Rams. "You have to fight and scrap all the way to the end", he said. "We didn't get the ball in the end zone, but he scrambled and picked up some key first downs and kept drives alive, and that's what you've got to do against a defence like that". Read More »

Djokovic Wins Opening Match at ATP Finals, Beats Thiem in 3


I was in the rally, but he just was going for his shots". In the tiebreak, eighth seed Thiem had three set points at 6-3 but then served two double faults in a row to allow Djokovic back in. Of his sibling's ascent to the singles top spot, his older brother said: "I was super happy for him. But first of all, it's a very good experience for me to play three matches against top-10 players". Read More »

Kenseth's title hopes erased after bizarre turn of events

Kenseth had been two laps away from victory and a spot in next week's championship race. It's true that Logano isn't the defending Sprint Cup champ like Kyle Busch. Kenseth led the field to the first overtime restart on Lap 317, with Bowman beside him. In a matter of seconds, his championship chase was over. "Apologies to EVERY @mattkenseth fan out there for ending our chase hopes today!" Kenseth's spotter, Chris Osborne, said on Twitter. Read More »

Greece draws with Bosnia (1-1) in World Cup 2018 football qualifiers

Trapped with his shorts around his ankles, Papadopoulos lost his balance and hit the deck as a melee of players from both sides closed in. "I can not explain why the referee has sent me off". No more shorts were pulled down. Dzeko was left unhappy with his sending off, saying: " I got a red card for no reason , I don't know why". The freakish incident happened in the 76th minute of the game, earning both Dzeko and Papadopoulos an early bath after receiving red cards. Read More »

Tigers' Michael Fulmer wins AL Rookie of Year


Fulmer recieved 101 first place votes while Sanchez recieved 58 first place votes. One voter left Gary off their ballot entirely. While there isn't much young talent left on an aging Detroit roster, Fulmer is poised for an outstanding career following his excellent rookie season. Read More »

Harry Kane puts Tottenham contract talks on hold over pay disagreement


Harry Kane and Spurs have, according to The Sun , agreed to put all contract talks on hold. Clubs such as Manchester United, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have all been linked with him, but Spurs would be unwilling to entertain any bids for the 23-year-old, who won the Premier League Golden Boot last season. Read More »

QB Wilton Speight's Injury Blow To Michigan and Ohio State?


Rough weekend for the Wolverines. Speight was seen receiving treatment to his left non-throwing shoulder after a hit on fourth quarter scramble last Saturday. O'Korn, who started a full season at Houston before transferring to Ann Arbor, has played in more than half of Michigan's game so far this season in a back-up role. Read More »

Redskins hold off Vikings for 26-20 win


Sam Bradford and the offense couldn't muster anything on the opening drive and went three-and-out. Call one there and you stop the clock with 14 or 15 seconds-time enough for two plays before a field goal. I think we are all growing together. "Nobody panicked, we just went out there and kept on playing". We knew that Mike Zimmer's defense was going to make it hard, and we knew that the Vikings were going to play with some pride. Read More »

Giants defensive coordinator looking for way to stop Green

Intercepting passes on each of their first two defensive possessions might be hard to duplicate. If Cruz is out, rookie Roger Lewis will likely see his role continue to expand. Both are questionable, as Cruz injured his ankle last week and Casillas is dealing with a calf issue. His injury is considered minor. There are several things the New York Giants will need to do to pick up the victory and improve to 6-3 this Monday night against the Cincinnati Bengals. Read More »

Arizona Coyotes announce new arena plans for NHL, ASU hockey


Since moving from Winnipeg in 1996, the team's only playoff series victories came in 2012, when they beat Chicago and Nashville before falling to Los Angeles in the Western Conference finals. "The citizens of Glendale should be very concerned about the government that they have leading them right now because this was not appropriate". Before that, the Coyotes had shared an arena with the NBA's Phoenix Suns in downtown Phoenix. Read More »

Hamilton keeps Rosberg off pole for crucial Brazilian GP

It was the 31-year-old Briton's 11th pole of the season and the 60th of his career, as well as a record 19th of the season for Mercedes. "I wouldn't expect anything less than 100 percent from every other driver I'm competing against", said Hamilton, who will start from pole position ahead of Rosberg. Read More »