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Sports Mayweather opens up on his realistic chances against McGregor
Author: 0 Mayweather opens up on his realistic chances against McGregor

The biggest names in combats sports are now in the final phases of their training camps, which are both taking place in 'Sin City' . It's nice to see that despite the main event being obviously more of an entertainment fight than a competitive pro boxing match, that they are starting to fill the card with good solid matchups for boxing fans.

Sports Rafa Benitez 'not happy' with Newcastle's business in the transfer window
Author: 0 Rafa Benitez 'not happy' with Newcastle's business in the transfer window

Perez's boyhood club remain the frontrunners to sign their former boy wonder but the player's agent is frustrated that Arsenal want more than the current offer on the table. However, the Spanish club are struggling to meet the Gunners' reported £13m asking price and talks are rumbling on. "We have to be sure the player is good enough for what we are looking for".

Sports Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry Reportedly Under Investigation For Battery
Author: 0 Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry Reportedly Under Investigation For Battery

According to a report from Andy Slater , Jarvis Landry is under investigation for battery stemming from an incident that occurred in March. "It involves Landry's girlfriend", Slater reports. Landry would also be negotiating with the Dolphins for a contract extension. He has been a star for the Dolphins, and holds the National Football League record for the most receptions in a player's first two seasons (with a current career total of 288 receptions).

Sports Sara Errani banned for two months over cancer drug positive test
Author: 0 Sara Errani banned for two months over cancer drug positive test

Former world No. 5 Errani , now ranked 98th, will be ineligible until midnight on Oct 2 and her results between Feb 16 and June 7 will be disqualified, resulting in the forfeiture of ranking points and prize money in that period. "Together with my family we have tried to understand how this contamination could have happened because I am 100 per cent certain I haven't taken a pill by mistake", Errani said.

Sports Real Madrid-Manchester United: how & where to watch
Author: 0 Real Madrid-Manchester United: how & where to watch

Mourinho said after the game against Sampdoria: "Pre-season was good". "It's something I've been through many times". The Argentina worldwide has won the Ballon d'Or five times during his Barcelona career, with Neymar yet to win his first, but he insisted that he has not made the move to Paris in order to be a big fish in a small pond and be the superstar of a Champions League club.

Sports Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool need no more centre-backs'
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool need no more centre-backs'

Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino said this week he was hopeful of persuading van Dijk to shelve plans to leave but rumours suggesting the centre-half wants to leave persist. Whether the Dutch worldwide moves to Anfield or not, his Southampton career must now be at an end. In theory, that's a lot of money for City to spend on a backup center-back already having Vincent Kompany , Nicolas Otamendi and John Stones in the squad, but Van Dijk is arguably better than all of them except ...

Sports Olympic champion Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79
Author: 0 Olympic champion Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79

She shot to fame as a little-known 18-year-old at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, winning the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay, earning her the nickname "Golden Girl" by local media. "I have never met anyone that had such great faith and determination". "Her feats on the track brought together Australians as one", Bertrand said .

Sports Yuki Bhambri loses to Anderson in Citi Open quarters
Author: 0 Yuki Bhambri loses to Anderson in Citi Open quarters

Anderson sealed the win on his second match point. "Hopefully I can win a few more matches here", Bhambri said. After the match, Bhambri spoke to the PTI and said, "I had a good tournament but disappointed with the result today". "If I'm taking care of business on my side of the ball, then I give myself the best chance". Anderson broke back for 5-5. In the women's doubles event, top-seeded Sania Mirza and Romanian partner Monica Niculescu lost to USA's Eugenie Bouchard and Canada's ...

Sports London 2017: Family so special to champion Farah
Author: 0 London 2017: Family so special to champion Farah

Somalia-born Farah won in 26 minutes 49.51 seconds from Ugandan youngster Joshua Kiuprui Cheptegei (26:49.94) and Kenya's Paul Tanui , who added bronze in 26:50.60 to Olympic silver from a year ago. "I did not expect to win the bronze medal, we were just too many runners in the front group". The distance runner said he believed in his sprinting abilities that once again has worked in his favour.

Sports English football returns as Chelsea face Arsenal in Community Shield
Author: 0 English football returns as Chelsea face Arsenal in Community Shield

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois had the confidence to take the Chelsea's second penalty in the shootout but the Belgian goalkeeper blazed his effort high and wide over the Wembley crossbar and into the jubilant Arsenal fans. New-signing Sead Kolasinac powered a header into the back of the net, but there was still time for Chelsea to nearly snatch victory. Wenger said he was hesitant to start Kolasinac at Wembley so soon in his Arsenal career, but predicted that the ...

Sports Kagiso Rabada's late strike pulls South Africa back after Root, Stokes' fifties
Author: 0 Kagiso Rabada's late strike pulls South Africa back after Root, Stokes' fifties

De Bruyn edged and Keaton Jennings could not hang onto a leaping effort in the gully off Anderson and then de Kock was spilled at slip by Stokes off Moeen. It was well wide of Hashim Amla at slip and De Kock, realizing his big error, sat down and covered his face with his glove. Cook, England´s all-time leading Test run-scorer, looked in good touch.

Sports This is just another fight: Zulpikar Maimaitiali on Vijender Singh
Author: 0 This is just another fight: Zulpikar Maimaitiali on Vijender Singh

He, however, returned the title saying, "I don't want this title, because I don't want tension at the border (between India and China)". "I am experienced. "[Maimaitiali] has had just eight fights so far". The live broadcast of the fight will start at 7 pm IST. Hometown hero Vijender Singh (8W-0L, 7KOs), the WBO Asia-Pacific titlist will have the crowd cheering for him in his twelve round bout against Chinas Zulipikaer Maimaitiali (8W-0L-1D, 6KOs), who holds the WBO Oriental belt.

Sports Steph Curry calls out pro after breaking 76 on debut
Author: 0 Steph Curry calls out pro after breaking 76 on debut

Curry settled down, settled his nerves and carded a 4-over-par in his Web.com Tour debut at the Ellie Mae Classic . Fellow American Nicholas Thompson was top of the leaderboard at the end of the first round, on seven under par. Curry had plenty of help along the 7,024-yard, par-70 course. "You see him fist-pumping out there, and just him talking about how nervous he was when he heard his name called, it just makes us feel a little better when sometimes some of the stuff he does looks like a ...

Author: 0 Cavs 'Would Love' To Acquire Devin Booker In Kyrie Irving Trade

According to recent reports, however, Irving's lack of movement likely isn't a result of him and the team working their relationship out, but rather a lack of compelling offers received by the Cavaliers . Irving's desire to move out of James' shadow isn't a newfound aspiration. Jason Lloyd is reporting from the Athletic that Kyrie Irving's not even taking calls from the Cavs right now.

Sports Chelsea: Antonio Conte To Hijack Rival's £50 Million Transfer Deal
Author: 0 Chelsea: Antonio Conte To Hijack Rival's £50 Million Transfer Deal

Chelsea will challenge Liverpool for the signing of Virgil van Dijk by offering Southampton £50 million (about $66 million) for the defender, according to reports. Although van Dijk has caused quite a stir with his actions, Pellegrino admits that Saints' stance on the situation is yet to change. It initially looked like van Dijk was heading to Anfield after he reportedly choose Liverpool as his preferred destination but that deal was derailed after Southampton reported the ...

Sports More injury frustration for Sharapova after Rogers Cup withdrawal
Author: 0 More injury frustration for Sharapova after Rogers Cup withdrawal

Sharapova , playing her first match in the United States since 2015, was made to work against world number 80 Brady, needing two hours to secure the 6-1 4-6 6-0 win. The Russian only returned to action following a thigh problem on Monday, playing her first match in nearly three months at the Bank of the West Classic in Stanford, California.

Sports Steph Curry Crashes House Party in Rhode Island
Author: 0 Steph Curry Crashes House Party in Rhode Island

Curry is the NBA's undisputed king of the three-pointer but he may find three-footers even trickier when he feels the heat of competition at the Ellis Mae Classic, an event on the Web.com Tour - one level below the PGA Tour - which starts on Thursday.

Sports Jose Mourinho replies to Antonio Conte's dig at Man United boss
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho replies to Antonio Conte's dig at Man United boss

At the minute Conte is the blue eyed boy who can do no wrong, or at least he was after leading them to the title in his first season in English football. What happened to Maureen just nine months after he lifted the trophy is clearly in the thoughts of Conte because he spoke last week about making sure that did not happen, but was that a big mistake? Conte had to struggle with balding problems during the finals years of his playing career but underwent hair transplant surgery later to bid ...

Sports Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez, Speeches Highlight Baseball Hall of Fame Ceremony
Author: 0 Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez, Speeches Highlight Baseball Hall of Fame Ceremony

More than 27,000 fans showed up in Cooperstown for the ceremony. "Well look around, you see so many children here". He was instrumental in the approval of interleague play, the expansion of the playoffs, splitting each league into three divisions, instituting video review and revenue-sharing in an era that saw 20 new ballparks.

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