IMG to Land $1.1 Billion Investment

In the letter, Silver Lake said the new investment will make it possible to buy out some minority partners in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and to allow some of WME-IMG's senior management and investors to take cash out. There will be fewer partners involved in the UFC in the very near future. It is the latest investment in the entertainment and sports agent giant, following injections from Fidelity and Japan's SoftBank a year ago.

MJ Still Ranks Kobe Over LeBron, You Agree?

Bryant won his five championships with the Los Angeles Lakers - a three-peat (2000-2002) and a back-to-back. You know, he of the NBA-record 11 championships , as many as Jordan and Bryant combined. Michael Jordan , the six-time NBA champion who was named Most Valuable Player on five occasions, was asked to make his pick when hosting his Jordan Flight School basketball camp in California.

Simon Grayson: Darron Gibson "bang out of order"

He has been hit with a heavy fine and Grayson revealed he had asked Gibson if he had a drink problem. The sooner we move on from it the better. 'We're probably not in a position where we can move people out of the squad, because we don't have the strength in depth, ' he said.

Qatar files WTO complaint over Gulf trade siege

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Qatar was not serious in tackling the countries' demands. The four countries also highlighted the importance of Qatar complying with the 13 demands previously listed in order to achieve security on the regional and worldwide levels.

Costa's lawyer - Striker to request Madrid move

This shows that they knew about and were in agreement with the release of Diego Costa and the way it was done. Costa has been linked with a return to Atletico Madrid , however the Rojiblancos are under a transfer embargo until January 2018.

Turkey: Besiktas Announce Alvaro Negredo Signing With Truly Horrendous Clip

The video, which is punctuated by repetitive Euro-trance music, then sees Pepe reply: "I'm coming to Besiktas ", before the Portuguese centre back takes the place of Quaresma and recruits Negredo in the same way. Leeds will have now have to fight off remaining suitors from Premier League sides Swansea, Stoke and Southampton who have all been credited with fleeting interest in the 25-year-old.

Oscar rushed to hospital after suspected 'heart attack'

Pistorius was treated at the hospital's designated prison ward and discharged at 2pm. Family spokesperson Johan van Wyk told Virginia Keppler of The Citizen the 30-year-old sprinter was "okay" following the incident. At the time, Nxumalo said the Paralympian told authorities he had injured himself after falling out of bed. The website News24 quoted a correctional services spokesman as confirming that the athlete was hospitalised, without giving more details.

Real Madrid Captain Sergio Ramos Hopes Neymar Leaves Barcelona

The Spanish global steered in a Neymar free-kick in the 50th minute to seal a 3-2 win for the Catalan giants in front of 66,014 at the Hard Rock Stadium. We will wait. We are counting on him and we think he can help us a lot this year". From my perspective, we have Neymar in our team, we count on him and we have to see.

Tom Brady Wins Again. This Time At Merchandise Sales

Guess what? You guessed it, another comment from the infamous marketing guru himself, LaVar Ball. The Dreamland Wax Museum in Boston features a statue of Brady that has drawn criticism from many people who say it looks "creepy" and doesn't resemble him.

Fisher announces retirement from National Hockey League

Fisher and his teammates enjoyed a record-breaking season, which brought the Nashville Predators to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time ever. "They've supported me without question, and now it's my turn to return the favor". Still, after a six-game loss to the Penguins in the 2017 Stanley Cup Final, Fisher cited "faith, family and then hockey" as the order of his personal priorities, The Tennessean noted in a separate story.

Dayton Basketball Player Arrested At Bar, Beaten Up In Jail Fight

Officers described Miller as intoxicated and with speech so slurred he was hard to comprehend. The other man then lands several punches, knocking Miller to the ground before appearing to be calling for deputies who are seen arriving. Court records show that Miller posted a $7,500 bond Monday and pleaded not guilty to an assault charge. Dayton's Sam Miller was arrested for disorderly conduct and underage drinking early Sunday morning before making matters worse by getting into a fight in ...

Neymar is leaving Barca

The club said the Brazilian-born player told his teammates "he had the intention of leaving the club and seeking his future elsewhere, and the coach has given him permission to leave training". Clubs can be sanctioned by UEFA for making a loss of more than 30 million euros over a three-year period. However, on the field he also faces the challenge of stepping out of the shadow of five-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi to try and prove himself as the world's best.

Man United confirm £40m deal for Chelsea star Nemanja Matic

It has been suggested that Anthony Martial could be used in a part-exchange deal for Perisic but Mourinho insists he does not want to sell any of his first-team players. Manchester United started their summer spending spree with the £30.7m deal to recruit Sweden worldwide Victor Lindelof from Portuguese champions Benfica .

Jay Ajayi still out

NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Jones is in pads and will practice today. We feel like that's best for our football team. Tannehill opted not to have surgery on an ACL and MCL injury to his left knee he suffered in a December win over the Arizona Cardinals previous year.

Daniel Sturridge limps off in Liverpool win

It was a really good performance by Alberto and that's the reason we kept him on. "Let's hope everything will work very well and that there isn't much more to improve". Left-back Moreno was expected to be on his way out of the club following the £8million signing of Andy Robertson from Hull . The likelihood of Mane leaving Liverpool for an Inter side not in the Champions League seems a little hard to believe.

Nationals' Scherzer exits in second inning of loss to Marlins

With the Nationals firmly in control of the N.L. East, Scherzer removed himself from the game with the minor ailment as to not take any risks with his health at this point in the season. According to , Scherzer suffered neck spasms after sleeping on the area "funny". Scherzer rebounded from a rocky outing at Arizona by overpowering Milwaukee on Thursday, allowing a solo homer among three hits and striking out nine over six innings.

Brendan Rodgers hails Celtic composure after 'sensational' win

The Scotland global was thwarted in the first half in the Lerkendal Stadion but in the 69th minute, he fired high past keeper Andre Hansen to take the Parkhead club into tomorrow's play-off draw with a 1-0 aggregate win. Some of his link up play was very good. "I was comfortable throughout the game". At 1-0 you can panic a little, not keep the ball properly, but we controlled that element of the game well.

Cowboys Camp: Young players look to make an impact Thursday

For those who believe four preseason games are too many, seeing their team play in Canton isn't a welcome sight. The over/under total on the Hall of Fame Game is 35 points, and a low-scoring affair is expected. The game is slated for Thursday, August 3, the first time the game has been played on a Thursday, and all of the live stream information can be found later in this post.

Chelsea set to land Everton star Rose Barkley

Barkley is hoping to force a move away from Goodison Park this summer after snubbing a new deal at the club. Antonio Conte is looking to add a further four players to his squad before the transfer window shuts later this month. The ex-Southampton manager tried every trick in the book to coax the England international's best form out of him, but Barkley struggled to adapt to Koeman's preferred playing style and was criticised at times for his lack of end product.

Arsenal will remain patient in race for £33m Ivorian midfielder

Nice are now tied 1-1 with Ajax following the first-leg and are set for the return clash in Holland this week, a match where Arsenal are likely to have their eyes focused on as it could provide a major impact on their transfer plans for the remaining weeks of the window.

West Ham presenta al 'Chicharito'

Tras volver a la Premier League y fichar con el West Ham , Javier Hernández comienza a ser elogiado por varios miembros del conjunto londinense. En todos los equipos ha dejado algo bueno y espera el jugador mexicano que en el West Ham se logren muchos sueños ahora que llega con todo el respaldo y confianza para jugar.

Valverde: "I am counting on Neymar, we have to wait"

Meanwhile, Spain's football league chief Javier Tebas lashed out at the French club and said he will file a complaint with UEFA for financial fair play breaches against PSG over their pursuit of Neymar . Gerard Pique wasted no time putting Barcelona back in front in the second half, getting on the end of an inswinging Neymar free kick and volleying home over Keylor Navas after some woeful defending by Madrid.

Ricoh Women's British Open 2017

The American-designed course , located only a few miles from the Home of Golf along the shores of the North Sea, hosts the best women in the world at the Women's British Open, where So Yeon Ryu is among the favorites in a bid to give her swing coach a sweep of British majors.

Neymar tells Barca teammates 'he is leaving'

The forward's release clause is 222m euros, which PSG are understood to be ready to pay. Neymar signed a new Barcelona contract to 2021 in October in which his buy-out clause was raised to more than double the biggest transfer fee in soccer history.

Wladimir Klitschko retires from boxing at the age of 41

However, the former unified heavyweight world champion has suggested that he has achieved all he wanted to in the sport, almost 21 years after he first moved into the paid ranks. "Thanks to everyone who has always supported me, especially my family, my team and my many fans". Joshua, 27, had hoped Klitschko would sign his rematch clause for a proposed fight in Las Vegas on 11 November.

Neymar confirms Barcelona exit with emotional response to Lionel Messi's 'goodbye' message

Paris Saint-Germain chairman Nasser al-Khelaifi has said that it is "premature" to discuss Neymar's proposed move to the club from Barcelona . " Neymar has informed FC Barcelona this morning of his decision to leave the club in a meeting held at the club's offices", the statement read.

PNB's Q1 standalone net profit up 12%

Gross non-performance assets (NPAs) as proportion of advances declined marginally to 13.66 per cent compared to 13.75 per cent at the end of June previous year. The New Delhi headed bank' NPA provisions took a 19% dip to Rs 2560 crore in the quarter. Its gross NPAs soared by close to 11% on a y-o-y basis from Rs 22,597.70 crore in the corresponding quarter a year ago.

OU freshman quarterback Chris Robison dismissed from team

He took part in spring football drills and completed 3-of-5 passes for 49 yards in the spring game. As for how this will affect Oklahoma going forward, barring an injury, it won't have a major impact on the 2017 season. The Sooners bring back Heisman Trophy finalist Baker Mayfield , and Kyler Murray and Austin Kendall should ably fill the backup roles. Kendall and Murray are now the only other scholarship quarterbacks on the roster outside of Mayfield.

Mane eyes trophies with Liverpool after returning to fitness

He returned to action in the 3-0 weekend friendly victory over Hertha Berlin and was impressed by the contribution of record signing Salah , who notched a third goal of pre-season. "[I want] to score more goals for my team and to assist as well". "I'm a professional and every football player would like to play each week". Why not win trophies with the team? I don't have a problem with that.

Mbappe Ready To Quit Monaco

According to Mundo Deportivo , Real are also concerned about the 18-year-old's wage demands, which would put him behind only Cristiano Ronaldo in Madrid's squad, and likely spark requests for considerable pay rises from others. Monaco are holding out for a fee of £50million for the highly-rated midfielder, who helped them win the Ligue 1 title and reach the semi-finals of the Champions League last term.

Ramos: I Hope Neymar Leaves Barca!

Neymar assisted twice in what could be his last El Clasico as Lionel Messi, Ivan Rakitic and Gerard Pique got the goals for Ernesto Valverde's men. 'From my perspective, we have Neymar in our team, we count on him and we have to see. Despite the incessant speculation surrounding Neymar and reports of his imminent exit, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has insisted that the club have no intention of selling, although admitted the decision ultimately lies with the player.

Valtteri Bottas thanks teammate Lewis Hamilton for last lap switch

Lewis Hamilton was given a chance by Mercedes to chase down Kimi Raikkonen in second, with Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas giving way for Hamilton to charge, with the promise of giving the place back if the Brit fails. "But obviously seven seconds and just with the Ferraris, the team were in a hard position but I think today really shows, hopefully, that I am a man of my word, and also that I am a team player", the Briton explained.

Meunier and PSG tease fans as Neymar move closes in

The Brazil worldwide arrived at training on Wednesday with his father and representative, and told the Spanish club he wanted to leave. He was then given permission by manager Ernesto Valverde not to train and to "sort out his future". "Although PSG didn't pay the clause we will denounce them". The club tweeted: " Neymar Jr hasn't trained with the permission of the coach". Meanwhile, the President of La Liga , Javier Tebas has questioned the legality of the transfer and threatened ...

MLS Vs. Real Madrid Live Stream

The addition of key Real Madrid starters opened up the match and created more exciting opportunities, though the go-ahead score came just before the substitutions. Real's Cristiano Ronaldo won't be on hand for what amounts to another preseason friendly, but Sergio Ramos , Gareth Bale , Isco , Luka Modric and almost all the front-liners who helped every important club championship in sight, will.

Inter Milan deny interest in Reds star Sadio Mane

Sadio Mane believes he is second best in the speed stakes at Liverpool since Mohamed Salah's arrival at Anfield. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp , who is dealing with the possibility of losing Coutinho , won't be happy with Mane being linked with a move away from Liverpool, too.