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Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Will Face-Off On August 26th

Despite the jaw-dropping numbers, the men behind the McGregor-Mayweather super fight are confident the record can be broken. The news that shook the world yesterday was the official announcement of the Conor McGregor vs. Sport Science says " McGregor's brute power is rooted in technique" that results in "a punch that consistently packs almost 850 pounds of force". "It's a very good opportunity to show an MMA fighter is a well-rounded fighter, they can win in MMA fights , and ...

Rory McIlroy Roasted Steve Elkington on Twitter

Elkington, who competes occasionally on the Champions Tour, won 10 PGA Tour tournaments, including the 1995 PGA Championship and two Players Championships. He is also a two-time victor of the Vardon Trophy and Byron Nelson Award. But these days, the 54-year-old Australian is mainly finding himself in the news for making controversial comments on Twitter.

Sarfraz Ahmed: Pakistan captain mobbed at home by jubilant fans

And on Wednesday they knocked previously unbeaten tournament hosts England out of the competition with a comprehensive eight-wicket win in Cardiff. Left-arm fast bowler Amir, whose career was nearly ended on the other side of London's River Thames by a ban and jail term he received for his part in a spot-fixing scam during a 2010 Test against England at Lord's, was superb.

Dozens of victims feared to be still inside Grenfell Tower

The statement said: "t said: "We are devastated by this tragedy". Prime Minister Theresa May's government earlier sought to quell anger over the fire, pledging to support the victims of the blaze after protesters jeered her when she visited local residents.

Cristiano Ronaldo transfer: Shaka Hislop expects star to remain at Real Madrid

The odds look to be in Ronaldo's favor moving forward, as well as Manchester United . A four-time Ballon d'Or victor, the 32-year-old Ronaldo is the top European soccer player. Yes, but whether it is a deal that they can afford to do is a different question. He has a €1 billion release clause in his current contract. If Real can invest the money from Ronaldo into Kylian Mbappe , as well as getting De Gea, they'd be in a pretty good place but can they cope without Ronaldo's goals? ...

Pakistan crushes India to win Champions Trophy

As Pakistan beat India in the recently concluded Champions Trophy final in London , some television sets were broken in India , while the situation was quite different in Kashmir. "When players like that get going on their day, it becomes really hard to stop them because I think 80 percent of his shots were high-risk - and they were all coming off", said Kohli .

Real Madrid president mum on Ronaldo rumours

The veteran forward is understood to want to leave Spain and is interested in returning to Manchester United , having become angry about the way he has been treated by Spanish tax authorities. We are very relaxed about this. "And I'm sure he's happy at that club". Perez assured fans that the forward would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid , but revealed that he would not discuss the former Manchester United player's future until after Portugal had finished their ...

Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team

Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Amir starred as Pakistan completed a remarkable turnaround at the ICC Champions Trophy on Sunday, winning the global 50-over tournament for the first time courtesy of a hugely convincing 180-run victory over great rivals India at The Oval.

Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

Perez's first task after being reelected unopposed as Real Madrid president yesterday will be to appease Ronaldo amid speculation the four-time world player of the year wants to leave. The 2016/2017 season has not been Ronaldo's best season. "This is all very unusual, I will have to speak with him to see what's going on". This was a politician's way of addressing a hot topic.

Pakistan stun defending champions India to win Champions Trophy

But the two openers became more convincing and in the 20th over, bowled by Jadeja, reached their 50s from consecutive balls - Fakhar second to the milestone from one delivery fewer when he cut his seventh four straight through the hands of Yuvraj at point.

Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success

The south Asian nation claimed their third ICC tournament, having earlier won the 50-over World Cup in 1992 and the World Twenty20 in 2009. "It has been an ultra-quick turnaround from no-hopers to champions for the Pakistan players and the manner in which the team won the match was really impressive", wrote former Pakistan captain, Shahid Afridi in his blog for ICC.

Bills' Shareece Wright takes $632 Uber from Chicago for voluntary practice

So he pulled out his phone and called Uber. That's Wright's agent, who revealed the ambitious 552-mile trip took eight hours to complete. After all, the driver had to get back to Chicago after the drive to Buffalo. No one would have faulted him for arriving to voluntary practice a day late, with the legitimate excuse of airline troubles. According to The Buffalo News , Uber won't be available in Western New York until at least the end of June.

Why Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid

Ronaldo appears to be heading for the Real Madrid exit this summer following a high-profile tax dispute, and it had been claimed that the 32-year-old is desperate to seal a return to Manchester United . My dedication and commitment will always be there as I seek to maintain the club's values and secure as many pieces of silverware as possible. Ronaldo is accused of defrauding the authorities of 14.7 million euros in tax through offshore companies.

Raiola: Ibrahimovic Has No Offers From Milan

Raiola told Sky Italy that there was interest in the 35-year-old from around the world but he said a move to Serie A would be "possible". "Many clubs are interested in Ibrahimovic; from MLS in the U.S., but also in Italy would be possible", Raiola told Sky Sports News .

Escaped Inmates Held Terrified Couple Hostage Prior To Their Capture

The prisoners have been taken back into custody and will face new charges. According to Bedford County Sheriff Austin Swing at a press conference, Dubose and Rowe ditched a vehicle at the base of a hill in Shelbyville, covering the auto with grass and branches.

Top 3 miss the cut at US Open

Dougherty finished the day shooting. The four-way tie was the most after two rounds in a U.S. Open since Winged Foot in 1974, back when the names were more familiar for a major - Raymond Floyd, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Hale Irwin, who went on to win his first major.

Corey Kluber fires 3-hitter as Indians roll

He now has won three straight starts. "There was nothing he [Bundy] could go to that he could depend on", Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. He carried a one-hit bid into the sixth inning and did so with such efficiency that he had thrown fewer than half as many pitches as Bundy, who was just no match for him on this night.

Nation rages as Pak defeats arch-rival India in Champions Trophy

Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) of 1973 empowers a magistrate to prohibit an assembly of more than four people in an area. "We played like we had nothing to lose, now we are champions ", said Sarfraz. "With the ball, we could have had more wicket-taking opportunities". Joe Root was rewarded for his 258 runs in the tournament, while Ben Stokes was selected as an all-rounder following his aggregate of 184 runs and three wickets.

Mayweather vs McgGregor: Watch when Floyd Mayweather fought WWE star Big Show

Yahoo! Sports reports that full terms were not available for their report, but that the fight will happen in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand or T-Mobile Arena. John Kavanagh has broken his silence on the recently-announced mega-fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather . According to ESPN , McGregor first suggested the idea of a cross-sport superfight with Mayweather on Conan O'Brien's talk show back in 2015.

Cubs hold on to beat Padres

The incident went down in the bottom of the sixth inning. Rizzo now has been on base in all six games leading off for the Cubs. Rizzo was thrown out at the plate by former teammate Matt Szczur as he tried to score on a fly to center by Kris Bryant .

Larson outlasts Elliott at MI again

Truex, Hamlin, Kyle Busch , Elliott, Blaney, Logano, Kenseth and Keselowski rounded out the top 10. Nobody else has more than four. He beat Elliott in last June's race at MIS. Larson was first off that restart, only to be slowed by another caution after a multicar incident on the backstretch; Danica Patrick was knocked off the track and into the wall.

Pakistan win Champions Trophy

After India had won the toss, Fakhar, on three, was caught by wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball and the 27-year-old left-hander took full advantage to make his first worldwide century. But Strauss says there is no need for one poor display to take away from what the team has done since their awful run of performances at the 2015 World Cup.

Pakistan beat front-runners India to clinch Champions Trophy title

After India had won the toss, Fakhar, on three, was caught by wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball and the 27-year-old left-hander took full advantage to make his first global century. Bollywood actor Kamaal Rashid Khan posted some aggressive tweets about Indian team and went on to say that Virat Kohli should be banned from playing the game for life! However, Gilchrist said the nature of the tournament was such that one can not criticise Kohli's decision.

Captain Sarfraz hopes Champions Trophy triumph ends Pakistan's exile

Pakistan delivered a splendid all-round performance against India , winning the finals by massive 180 runs at the Kennington Oval to lift their maiden Champions Trophy title. They proved it again, they can upset anyone on their day, disappointing for us but I have a smile on my face because we played well to reach the final.

Pakistan Cricket Team Shocks India To Win Champions Trophy

As Pakistan beat India in the recently concluded Champions Trophy final in London , some television sets were broken in India , while the situation was quite different in Kashmir. Afridi also exuded confidence that the Sarfraz Ahmed-led young brigade can become one of the top three teams in the world if they continue to produce such performances consistently.

Pakistan pays India back in same coin in Champions trophy final

Chasing a challenging total of 339 runs, India was bowled out for 158 runs in 33.3 overs. Pakistan came into the tournament as the lowest-ranked side (eight) and not many expected them to play the final after the 124-run defeat they faced in Birmingham against India in their tournament opener.

Clinical India maul Pakistan 7-1 in HWL Semi-Final

That team could find themselves acting as a "path-finder" for the resumption of tours of Pakistan by major cricket nations. "Fakhar is a great impact player, he played like a champion batsman today", Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said at the presentation ceremony.

West try consigns Lions to first loss of NZ tour

Some commentators have called on Gatland to abandon his rotational plans and to name his test side early, to prevent a loss to the Crusaders which might further undermine confidence of his players ahead of the three-test series against the world champion All Blacks.

Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs in finals

In reply, India were all out for 158 runs in 30.3 overs. Sarfraz-led Pakistan , who entered the tournament as World No. 8, thrashed title-holders India by 180 runs in a remarkable final on Sunday. "It has been an ultra-quick turnaround from no-hopers to champions for the Pakistan players and the manner in which the team won the match was really impressive", Afridi wrote in his column for the ICC's official website.

Cavs cut ties with GM David Griffin; Chauncey Billups a possible candidate?

When James returned to Cleveland in 2014, it was Griffin who assembled the pieces around him, culminating in the most successful three-year stretch in franchise history and its first championship in 2016. The team now seems in the midst of a sizable shakeup, with Griffin out and reports popping all over the place about efforts to trade for All-Stars Paul George and Jimmy Butler.

Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs in the final yesterday to lift their maiden Champions Trophy title. "The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 has been a fairy tale journey for the Pakistan cricket team ". Pakistan's Fakhar Zaman was picked as Dhawan's opening partner after he aggregated 252 runs in four matches at a strike-rate of 113, following scores of 31 against South Africa, 50 against Sri Lanka, 57 against England in the semi- final and 114 against India in the final.

Traffic jam at the top at Erin Hills

The two-time major champion is 3 under for his third round at the U.S. Open and has moved into the top 25 at Erin Hills. That's the lowest differential after 36 holes in the U.S. The Florida native has more good finishes in the majors than any of the other four. Kim won The Players Championship in May for his second PGA Tour title.

Dana White Sends Message To Fighters Complaining About Conor McGregor

The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight was built up for nearly five years, and their highly anticipated fight finally became a reality in 2015, setting the a new mark in combat sports with around 4.5 million pay-per-view buys and a gate of $72 million.

Swansea City looking to sign Tammy Abraham from Chelsea

Wales Online also claimed that that Everton are one of a number of interested parties in Sigurdsson, who scored nine goals and claimed 13 assists for the Swans in the Premier League , while in January, Chelsea were knocked back in their attempts to sign Llorente, as reported by the Metro .

Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears

Some of the NHL's biggest names are available - including future Hall of Famers, such as Jaromir Jagr , Jarome Iginla and Joe Thornton - but those players have little appeal to a Vegas team more interested in laying a solid foundation.