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Volkan Oezdemir Makes Quick Work of Jimi Manuwa (UFC 214 Results)

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Undefeated in the UFC with 3 consecutive wins, Oezdemir asked to face the victor of Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones in his next outing. "I don't know what's happening with my hands, but that's dynamite", Oezdemir said after flattening Manuwa, who was booked for tonight's event as a backup opponent in case headliners Jon Jones or Daniel Cormier fell out. Read More »

Roland-Jones takes five on dream debut

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The worth of his three-hour-plus innings was acknowledged by Faf du Plessis , the South Africa captain, who led the applause from the dressing room balcony. But Stokes got the balance right on Friday by being aggressive against the old ball and watchful when the new one arrived before upping the tempo late on. Read More »

Nasri Man City future up to him: Guardiola

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Right-back star Kyle Walker has told that it was unusual to play against old club Tottenham for Manchester City in a friendly clash between the two Premier League sides. "What matters is how I feel and if the manager is happy and my family are happy - that circle are who I should listen to". "We spread out the opponents and we can have more space in the middle". Read More »

Bill Belichick congratulates 'tough Croatian' Rob Ninkovich on tremendous career

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His career flourished in New England, and he finished his National Football League career with 460 tackles, 46 sacks, 23 passes defensed, 14 fumble recoveries, 10 forced fumbles, five interceptions and two defensive touchdowns. "Personally, I can't thank you enough for your contributions to the team, to the organization", Belichick said, addressing Ninkovich . Ninkovich was credited with 423 tackles and 46 sacks with the Patriots , as his steadiness and ability to set the edge in the ... Read More »

Liverpool target Naby Keita '100% sure' to stay at Leipzig - Hasenhuttl

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While Klopp was keen to stress that he was only joking about the €300m bid (£268m), a potential windfall from the sale of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona could allow the club to make RB Leipzig an offer they cannot refuse. At the beginning of the transfer period we said we would start with the same team with all the main players we had left past year, that no one will go. Read More »

UFC 214, Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones: 5 stars of the night

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I did a lot of right things to get back in the position. So, when you consider how much money WME - IMG spent on acquiring the UFC , don't be surprised if the promotion takes a long, hard look at this. Returning to the Octagon for the first time after a yearlong suspension, Jones recorded his first stoppage since 2013, finishing rival Daniel Cormier in the UFC 214 main event . Read More »

Cowboys Defensive End Suspended 2 Games For Violating NFL Substance Abuse Policy

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The two-game suspension is in line with a drinking and driving offense and it's very likely Dallas knew this suspension was coming when they signed him. Moore was signed by the Cowboys to a modest two-year contract in March after the opening of free agency. Finally, Cowboys linebacker Damien Wilson was also arrested on assault charges in early July after he allegedly backed his truck into a woman and then brandished a firearm. Read More »

Mets pull off shocking trade to nab much-needed bullpen help

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Ken Rosenthal was the first to report the deal and team officials quickly confirmed the trade. The Mets still are expected to trade Addison Reed , who is unsigned beyond this season, before Monday's non-waiver trade deadline. Although the Mets are all but out of contention this season - they now sit nine back in the wild card race and some 13.5 games back in the division - this move is as much about 2018 as it is about 2017. Read More »

Raiders may be without Donald Penn as training camp begins

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Penn's current $6.25 million average annual salary (with two years remaining on the contract) makes him the 20th-highest paid left tackle in the league. Considering how great Rodney Hudson is, and that Carr gave up a few sacks by scrambling, a name is conspicuous by absence. "I haven't quite spoken to him today but those things are going to work itself out at some point". Read More »

Broncos sign LB Danny Mason

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After learning that Shane Ray would be out 6-8 weeks with a wrist injury, the Denver Broncos took immediate action, making a roster move on Saturday morning. The Broncos are hoping to have him back by their third regular-season game, at Buffalo on September 24. The team announced the signing of linebacker Danny Mason , and subsequent release of tight end Henry Krieger-Coble. Read More »

Two people die in Soweto derby stampede at FNB Stadium

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It was just over 16 years ago that 43 people lost their lives in a stampede at the Ellis Park Stadium in Johannesburg in a match between the same two clubs. They did not say what caused the stampede. Live coverage of the match showed no obvious disturbance and it played on as normal. The stadium was rebuilt for the 2010 World Cup and hosted the final, where Spain beat Netherlands. Read More »

Philander to remain in hospital overnight

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The left-hander saw an edge off Philander fly past Dean Elgar at third slip when he had six to his name and was later adjudged lbw to Kagiso Rabada for 33, only for the decision to be overturned on review due to the ball pitching outside leg stump. Read More »

Back will keep Ravens' Flacco out at least a week

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Cornerback Jimmy Smith , who pulled up during Thursday's practice and was held out for the remainder of the session after sustaining what coach John Harbaugh described as a cramp in his right calf, was back at work. If you're asking me, Kaepernick is better than Flacco , but that's a hot take for another day. Olson most recently played for the KC Phantoms of Champions Indoor Football . Read More »

PM Modi's interacts with Indian Women cricket team

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This year itself Mithali scored 10 fifty-plus scores in Women's ODIs which is the most by a batswoman in a calendar year in ODIs. Nearly all faced misogyny from the days of gully cricket well into their professional lives. The Indian Women cricketers asked Modi about how he handles pressure, and also expressed their delight over the PM tweeting on them, PTI reported. "Playing in the Big Bash was a great experience for me and Smriti". Read More »

Arsenal must 'let go' of talisman Alexis Sanchez amid Manchester City interest

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The decision is not to sell. Sanchez's future remains up in the air as he enters the final season of his current contract, with talks on a new deal seemingly at an impasse. That's 17 years before Sanchez arrived and three years with him. - Get ur arse back to training. Arsenal play in the Emirates Cup on Saturday and Sunday this weekend but the Chilean is not expected to feature after being given an extended summer break after competing in the Confederations Cup. Read More »

David Price Headed Back to Disabled List

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In March, the hurler was diagnosed with a strain of flexor mass muscle in his forearm near his left elbow. Boston Red Sox left-handed pitcher David Price , sidelined for the first two months of the season, was placed on Major League Baseball's 10-day disabled list Friday with an inflamed left elbow. Read More »

Mark Philippoussis' father arrested on child sex charges

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Philippoussis was booked on suspicion of committing lewd and faces several charges including lewd and lascivious acts on a person under age 14 and having sex with a child age 10 or younger. Nikolaos is a grandfather to Mark's one son who was named after the newly arrested man. The younger Philippoussis is a retired sporting legend whose career highlights include winning two David Cup titles with Australia, in 1991 and 2003. Read More »

Trump heads to MS-13 epicenter to highlight law and order agenda

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Immigrant advocates on Long Island have accused the president of politicizing the MS-13 gang problem to justify a crackdown on all undocumented immigrants. Although the majority of its estimated 30,000 members are based in Central America, U.S. officials believe that 6,000 members are scattered across 46 states in cities like Los Angeles-where the gang originated-Washington, D.C., and on Long Island in NY. Read More »

Barcelona plan second Philippe Coutinho transfer bid

Brazilian news outlet Globo reports that negotiations between Philippe Coutinho and Barcelona are at an advanced stage, despite Liverpool rejecting a bid of around €80m last week. He responded to Liverpool dismissing Barcelona's approach by producing a man-of-the-match performance in Saturday's Premier League Asia Trophy victory against Leicester City in Hong Kong. Read More »

Mourinho 'Regrets' Louis Van Gaal's Decision To Sell Javier Hernandez

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Hart, who has joined on loan from City, has a lot to prove after being ditched by Pep Guardiola and sent to Torino, where he had a mixed spell last season, but West Ham is an ideal place for him to do that. For West Ham, that's all going to be part of the dividend. "When he chose to go to Leverkusen, he told me "sorry" and now after two years, I found out he may leave I called him again". Read More »

Daniel Cormier on Jon Jones Rivalry: 'I Enjoy The Conflict'

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Jones did a Facebook Live Q&A on Tuesday and was asked about possibly moving up to heavyweight to fight Lesnar. "He's a massive dude, it would be a massive draw, really big for the sport ". UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is now gearing up for his highly anticipated UFC 214 main event showdown with Jon Jones this weekend where the pair will fight for the undisputed light heavyweight title two years after the pair's first meeting at UFC 182, where ... Read More »

PSG's 'interest in Alexis Sanchez cools' amid Arsenal resistance

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Although several big clubs like Bayern Munich , PSG and Juventus were interested in a deal, Sanchez is understood to prefer a move to join Pep Guardiola's squad even at a lower cost. The French global, who has made 47 appearances for his national side, also praised his manager Arsene Wenger saying he owes him. He said: "We have kept all of the key players that we meant to keep". Read More »

Juventus pull out of race to sign Matic from Chelsea

The third bid was understood to be close to £40m (€45m). When Ed Woodward, the United executive vice-chairman, made his first approach to Daniel Levy, the Tottenham chairman - and put forward a preliminary offer of £25m - he was told, in no uncertain terms, that Dier was not for sale. Read More »

Dhawan hits 5th century

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Cheteshwar Pujara , meanwhile, is just 25 runs shy of another century. However, Dhawan fell ten runs short of what could have been his maiden double ton. Against Sri Lanka , Dhawan is the fifth man toppled in the 190s. Sri Lanka , meanwhile is led by stand-in-skipper Rangana Herath in place of Dinesh Chandimal, who is down with pneumonia. Read More »

Mithali Raj to lead team of the World Cup

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The lower middle order of the Indian team could not play as per the expectations and failed to utilise the solid foundation provided by Harmanpreet Kaur and Punam Raut . "I would also like to thank the crowds for coming up in large numbers to support women's cricket", she said. Chasing the target of 229 runs, Indian eves started miserably as they lost their first wicket, Smriti Mandhana , in the second over. Read More »

Man United target Sanches confirms he wants to leave

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We have to make a decision", said Ancelotti when quizzed about Sanches' future. Sanches joined Bayern from Benfica last summer for around £27million. "Vidal will 100 percent stay with us". Bayern president Uli Hoeness has said Sanches deserves another year to make the breakthrough at the Bundesliga champions. Read More »