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Floyd Mayweather Conference Call Today At 6 PM ET

Floyd Mayweather Conference Call Today At 6 PM ET

McGregor's contract with the UFC was seen as one of the stumbling blocks that could prevent the historic cross-over fight from being made. "There is no way in hell I am not prepared to fight in the deepest of trenches". During an amateur career in which he is believed to have amassed 84 victories inside the square circle before turning professional later that year, Money also earnt a bronze medal for the U.S. Read More

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Barcelona vs. Real Madrid

Barcelona vs. Real Madrid

However, the fixture will be the first major game Barcelona will have played without Neymar Jnr at the club. Madrid are overstocked with top quality, Barça looked short of their usual quality and fans hope that Philippe Coutinho will arrive from Liverpool before their first league game next Sunday against Real Betis, but first that ominous second leg in the Bernabeu. Read More

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Premier League betting preview: Man City the title favourite

Premier League betting preview: Man City the title favourite

An early goal for City could really fray the nerves, but if Brighton score first then it could get very interesting. Craig Burley believes Manchester City's victory over Brighton is just the beginning for Pep Guardiola & Co. City played Manchester United in Houston, Texas last month and while United won 2-0, thanks to goals from Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford, plenty of fans were impressed by Foden. Read More

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Dressel grabs seventh gold to equal Phelps record

Dressel grabs seventh gold to equal Phelps record

The 20-year-old Dressel underlined his credentials as the world's fastest starter in breathtaking fashion when he broke away on the butterfly leg to give the USA gold in the men's 4x100 meters medley relay. "I have 24 hours to my next swim, so I'll give myself 30 minutes tonight to let it sink in a bit and then it's time to refocus for the next event tomorrow", said Dressel. Read More

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UFC: More than champion title on the line for Cormier and Jones

UFC: More than champion title on the line for Cormier and Jones

In it, Jon Jones enjoys a pancake breakfast, Cyborg gets a mani-pedi, while Tyron Woodley and Demian Maia do interviews and sign autographs for fans. One of the most dominant and feared fighters in the sport for the better part of the last decade, Cyborg was often discussed as a possible opponent for Ronda Rousey during her reign atop the women's bantamweight division, but there were two major stumbling blocks to making the fight happen. Read More

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Bills trade Jones to Chargers for pick

Bills trade Jones to Chargers for pick

The coach noted that Jones made multiple trips to his home in Northeast Ohio for personal matters, and at one point urged him to pay attention to the hard work that Taylor and former Bills backup EJ Manuel put into their preparation. Jones was a 2016 fourth-round pick who's remembered as the No. 3 QB that helped lead Ohio State to a National Championship in 2015. Although Jones had strong support from former Bills General Manager Doug Whaley, at least one former assistant coach on the ... Read More

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Benjamin Mendy signs with Manchester City

Undoubtedly it was very important for me being on the pitch and always winning. "You'll soon miss me!" "This is what I wanted from the very beginning". "He (Guardiola) told me I'm ready and that I can play in several positions, right-back, left-back, midfield". Manchester City have officially announced the signing of Benjamin Mendy from AS Monaco . Read More

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Carmelo Anthony would reportedly waive $8 million trade kicker for Rockets

Carmelo Anthony would reportedly waive $8 million trade kicker for Rockets

The potential Anthony move to OKC was initially mooted via a tweet from respected National Basketball Association pundit Bill Simmons who now has his own sports and culture website, The Ringer . Oklahoma City would likely try to add a draft pick in order to get a trade done, but even that probably wouldn't be enough. The Thunder don't have much to offer in exchange for Anthony. Read More

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Larson's NASCAR inspection woes continue

Larson's NASCAR inspection woes continue

Martin Truex Jr . will start first on Sunday. "But looking forward to starting front and having a good pit selection". His auto failed to clear pre-qualifying inspection last week at Kentucky. "Yeah, a big penalty so it must have been something important in their eyes". Truex was awarded the Coors Light pole, his first of the season. Truex has the pole and the rest of the field moved up a spot. Read More

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Nets, Lakers among top teams who could sign Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Nets, Lakers among top teams who could sign Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Newcomer Avery Bradley is set to make roughly $8.8M this upcoming season before becoming a free agent himself, so the Pistons have a year to figure out if they see Bradley part of their long-term plans. The decision to renounce his rights frees up some money for Detroit, with Caldwell-Pope's qualifying offer being worth $4,958,374. Detroit Pistons shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) reacts after being called for a technical foul during the third quarter against the Brooklyn ... Read More

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Wimbledon | Novak Djokovic advances after Martin Klizan injures himself in Round 1

Wimbledon | Novak Djokovic advances after Martin Klizan injures himself in Round 1

The 35-year-old Federer , seeking a 19th Grand Slam title and bidding to become the oldest champion at the All England Club, played down the tag of favourite for a trophy he last lifted in 2012. When I walked up, the chairman said, 'You guys should go and play for another set and a half.' I said, 'Yeah, let me go try to find Novak.' I found him in the locker room. Read More

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Gordon Hayward intends to sign with Boston Celtics

Gordon Hayward intends to sign with Boston Celtics

Hayward , 27, has steadily developed into a franchise-caliber player since the Jazz selected him with the ninth overall pick of the 2010 draft. The story of Hayward and Stevens goes back years, of course. But it's also possible Hayward just hasn't decided. This is the second straight year the Celtics have been able to acquire a marquee free agent. Read More

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Chile gear up for tough Confed Cup semi-final against Portugal

Portugal's captain will face tax evasion charges in a Madrid court next month but has dazzled on the pitch in Russian Federation, claiming Man-of-the-Match awards in all three games, netting two goals and providing an assist. Raphael Guerreiro is also still recovering from a left ankle blow he suffered in the 1-0 win over Russian Federation. Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi talks with Arturo Vidal during the Confederations Cup , Group B soccer match between Chile and Australia, at the ... Read More

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Hamilton claims Baku pole

Hamilton claims Baku pole

If you can get them working 100% on one lap you can easily go a lot faster, but it was not the case today. I think third was probably the maximum. "The insane thing is the hunger for another pole", Hamilton said. "That's how qualifying should be", Hamilton added. "As I said other people were doing a better job and therefore their qualified in front of us". "But the guys did excellent work". Read More

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Kvitova reaches 1st final since attack

Kvitova reaches 1st final since attack

She sealed victory by winning 17 of the final 18 points. The 27-year-old fired down 13 aces and 35 winners as she comprehensively overpowered Barty in the second and final sets with the Australian unable to respond. "So I'm happy that I was able to win it anyway". Barty has a chance to win her second career title and second of the season. I played four matches already, so it's a good record and good preparation for the final. Read More

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Blackhawks get Saad back in trade with Blue Jackets

Dauphin, 22, has appeared in 32 National Hockey League games over the last two seasons. Panarin will now join a team in Columbus that appears to be on the cusp of something special while Saad rejoins his old team in Chicago. "All I can say is you do your best and we gave it a real good shot". Saad won a pair of Stanley Cups with the Hawks and returns after a two-year stint with Columbus. Read More

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Lakers draft Lonzo Ball No.2 overall

Lakers draft Lonzo Ball No.2 overall

Is Ball the next Magic Johnson? Those evaluations partly explain why the Lakers also felt comfortable trading third-year guard D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday. Ball, a Chino Hills native who excelled in his one year with the Bruins, had been widely projected by most experts as the team's likely pick with the No. Read More

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Golden Knights give National Hockey League teams Monday trading deadline

Golden Knights give National Hockey League teams Monday trading deadline

Shortly after protected lists were released Sunday morning, GMs began calling McPhee to try to poach available players from other teams. There are so many potential moves on the table - trades made or not made, free agents signed or passed on - that McPhee won't have an opportunity to really look back and wonder: What if? The Vegas Golden Knights will build out their roster through the NHL's expansion draft on June 21. Read More

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