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Sports Michael Bisping's Still Hoping to Convince UFC to Stick With GSP Fight
Author: 0 Michael Bisping's Still Hoping to Convince UFC to Stick With GSP Fight

In addition to that, Dana White told ESPN that bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt is officially off of the July 8 fight card. Bisping still intends to lobby for the St-Pierre fight, but if the UFC does an interim title fight, as White has said they are now eyeing, Bisping will likely be forced to fight the victor.

Author: 0 Premier League Mourinho admits Man United kids need more time

United has won the League Cup, and lifted the Community Shield at the beginning of the season, but Mourinho's first year at Old Trafford will hinge on Wednesday's result . "I just want to thank the manager for putting me on the bench and playing me today, and all the staff back at the club and everyone who has helped me".

Author: 0 Mumbai Indians clinch thrilling IPL final against Supergiant

His bowlers pulled off an incredible win under pressure and Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said that he always had faith in his pacers to deliver in crunch situation. Former Australia global Mitchell Johnson successfully defended 11 off the last over as Mumbai claimed a thrilling victory when Pune youngster Washington Sundar was run out on the final ball of the match .

Sports Eastern Conference Finals Game 2 Hotstove
Author: 0 Eastern Conference Finals Game 2 Hotstove

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) stops a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) during the first period of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference final with Mark Stone (61) defending in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey. I think we got slapped quite hard in the forehead in that third game (against the Rangers) in their barn and now at least we have an image of what it could be.

Author: 0 ISIS handles celebrate Manchester blasts with \"Kill him everywhere\" message

May described as yesterday's incident as an "appalling terrorist attack". "The Scottish Government is working with Police Scotland and the UK Government to ensure that we have a full understanding of the developing situation". Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the deadly attack at the Manchester Arena and says it was carried out with an explosive device planted at the concert, according to a statement the group posted on Telegram.

Author: 0 Ronaldo's double puts Real on verge of La Liga title

If Ronaldo's second had gone someway towards confirming the result, Aspas' red card two minutes after the hour-mark seemed to have effectively sealed it. Cristiano Ronaldo broke Jimmy Greaves' record on Wednesday night by scored his 367th goal in Europe's top five leagues. We have to be focused on every game and every move.

Author: 0 Conte claims wounded Arsenal are FA Cup favourites

The Championship award went to Brighton boss Chris Hughton for the second year running, after he led the south coast club to the Premier League for the first time in their history. This term though, the Blues won one more game , but lost FOUR more , with five losses on the year. They did, though, surprise their hosts in the third minute by scoring their 29th goal of a miserable season, a rebound by Javier Manquillo.

Sports England own-goal gives Guinea 1-1 draw at U20 World Cup
Author: 0 England own-goal gives Guinea 1-1 draw at U20 World Cup

It was Guinea's first ever under-20 World Cup goal. "So we didn't think this was going to be an easy game, it's a really tough group and I think if someone had offered us four points after the two first games, we'd have taken that". This was the first own goal scored at this year's U-20 World Cup. It was comical from England, with Tomori committing the cardinal sin of passing back to the keeper in line with his goals, rather than wide of either post.

Author: 0 Manu Ginobili on future: 'I have to choose between two wonderful options'

Acting Golden State coach Mike Brown saluted his players. Stephen Curry scored 36 points and Kevin Durant added 29 points and 12 rebounds as Golden State Warriors strolled to a 129-115 win over San Antonio Spurs on Monday to complete a four-game sweep of the Western Conference Finals (WCF).

Author: 0 Penguins pulverize Senators to take 3-2 series lead

What would be the point? The Penguins have been victimized by slow starts in the Stanley Cup playoffs, but they have turned that around in the past two games. They were harder everywhere. The Penguins are expected to go with the same roster that beat Ottawa 7-0 in Game 5 . "Today is a new day, and I wanted to make sure we knew what we need to focus on and reload mentally, physically, and emotionally, and move on.

Sports Harry Kewell appointed coach at 4th-division club Crawley
Author: 0 Harry Kewell appointed coach at 4th-division club Crawley

CRAWLEY TOWN have confirmed Harry Kewell as their new boss. During his interview Harry showed us great passion, and that's needed to make this team move onwards. He also won the 2006 FA Cup while at Anfield and the next year played in his second Champions League final when Liverpool were beaten by Milan. He retired in 2014 after stints with Galatasaray and two teams in Melbourne.

Sports Mumbai Indians win IPL 2017 against Rising Pune Supergiant
Author: 0 Mumbai Indians win IPL 2017 against Rising Pune Supergiant

Pune had beaten Mumbai thrice this season and they hoped to cap the season by lifting the title. They were in trouble after Jaydev Unadkat (2-19) dismissed both the openers cheaply to deny them a strong start. Including last summer's Big Bash League decider, the 2013, 2014 and 2017 IPL finals as well as the 2010 World T20 decider, Johnson has claimed nine wickets at 14 with an economy rate of just 6.30 in the five deciding matches of major T20 tournaments he's played in.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte gets top prize at League Managers Association awards

They will complete a league and cup Double if they beat Arsenal at Wembley, and an agreement is now close on Conte's future. Chelsea's 93 points was the second highest total since the Premier League began in 1992 and they became the first Premier League team to register 30 victories in one season.

Author: 0 'He's human': Cavs coach defends LeBron after 'weird' loss

One week earlier, the Golden State Warriors trailed by 25 points at home to the San Antonio Spurs before rallying to win Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, but that Lazarus maneuver was nearly expected. "You have to have some type of adversity to be successful", James said. But Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue expected Boston to battle to the end. Perhaps foreshadowing what's to come from him in Game 4, James is averaging 24.8 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 6.4 assists in the nine playoff ...

Sports Jets Waive Devin Smith
Author: 0 Jets Waive Devin Smith

This was a procedural move that saves them from having to use a spot on the 90-man roster. The receiver was waived with an injury designation. Should Smith pass through waivers unclaimed, he will revert to injured reserve. "It's bad luck and bad timing because the kid worked so hard to get back", head coach Todd Bowles said following the second day of the NFL Draft.

Sports Spurs' Leonard doesn't practice, questionable
Author: 0 Spurs' Leonard doesn't practice, questionable

The key, Aldridge said , was finding a balance between being assertive and looking to score while also making sure that he keeps his teammates involved and hits them with passes when they're open on the perimeter. Durant then came down on Aldridge's foot, but did roll his ankle. He would not offer an opinion on the debate about whether the foul was intentional or whether Pachulia is a dirty player.

Author: 0 Chelsea's Antonio Conte bags LMA 'Manager of the Year' award

Here, Press Association Sport's Jim van Wijk takes a look back a five things we learned from the 38th and final game of the 2016/2017 Premier League season. What are your favourite players, goals and memories of the season? For Sunderland , any talk of titles and Doubles is a distant dream as they prepare for life in the Championship.

Sports Desperate Ottawa tries to avoid elimination by Penguins
Author: 0 Desperate Ottawa tries to avoid elimination by Penguins

But perhaps that effort should have been expected following a frustrating Game 3: Under Sullivan, the Penguins are now 12-2 following a postseason defeat. Matt Cullen scored his second of the playoffs, and Phil Kessel his seventh. After all, how don't you have at least a couple good-looking goals if you finish with seven different players putting the puck into the net? Daley closed out the scoring with a blast from the point.

Sports Seahawk legend Cortez Kennedy dead at 48
Author: 0 Seahawk legend Cortez Kennedy dead at 48

In a season in which Seattle went 2-14, Kennedy was named the NFL's Defensive Player of The Year. Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy (96) celebrates Seattle's 27-24 victory over the Oakland Raiders in the pouring rain in Seattle on Saturday, Dec.

Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez's 2015 murder conviction vacated

Terms of the settlement were undisclosed, but the Globe said that legal experts confirmed that such settlements nearly always include ironclad protection against any new information coming to light, meaning the Patriots would not owe Aaron Hernandez another dime of the money from his contract under any circumstances.

Author: 0 Juventus Dispatch Monaco to Reach Champions League Final

Goals from Mario Mandzukic and Dani Alves at the Juventus Stadium on Tuesday night set up a third career final for Buffon and his second in jut three years. Mbappe said the experience would prove useful to him personally, and to Leonardo Jardim's team as a whole. Who was your man of the match? "It was normal in the circumstances and towards the end of the season", said Allegri, who warned his team not to think about any another result than a win.

Sports Everton boss Ronald Koeman confident of kicking on next season
Author: 0 Everton boss Ronald Koeman confident of kicking on next season

I don't know many that have done that. United remain the bookmaker's favourites to overcome the Dutch giants but they will have to do it without Eric Bailly who is suspended. Fate would intervene on Arsenal's behalf as 10 of the Tottenham players were struck by gastroenteritis. Europa League group-stage matches will also be reduced by approximately 57 per cent compared to Champions League fixtures, based on the general admission match-by-match prices.

Sports Rob Gronkowski Can Earn $10.75M In Restructured Patriots Contract
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski Can Earn $10.75M In Restructured Patriots Contract

For the Patriots and Gronkowski, who's in year No. 6 of an eight-year, $54 million deal he signed back in 2012, the redone contract " keeps both sides happy ", Rapoport reported. On production, Rob Gronkowski's been one of the more underpaid players in football over the past few seasons. If healthy, Gronkowski should be able to play 90% of snaps and make All-Pro, which would get him into the first tier.

Author: 0 Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot- Wenger

Liverpool have already proved they will be able to mix it with "big teams" in the Champions League , according to Milner, who believes their involvement in the competition can help bring consistency throughout next season. "Psychologically the atmosphere was absolutely horrendous". "For 20 years we were in it and it's the first year that we will not be in it". "And I think we need more aggression in the team".

Author: 0 Fernandinho admits 'something went wrong' for Manchester City this season

We have another game then. Shinji Okazaki's stunning volley just before halftime re-energised Leicester though and City could have had few complaints had Mahrez's penalty earned the visitors a draw. Leicester winger Marc Albrighton received a nasty bruise under his eye after being caught by Fernandinho's elbow in a second-half challenge. He also told Sky Sports there was plenty of interest in the player, but while refusing to name interested parties, they report he told them ...

Sports Nike, Odell Beckham Jr. sign richest National Football League shoe deal
Author: 0 Nike, Odell Beckham Jr. sign richest National Football League shoe deal

Beckham was a no show at the New York Giants first day of OTAs on Monday. Beckham's new deal with Nike came with some quality insider drama. There's no word from the wide receiver on why. The Giants' first media access of OTAs is Thursday. In April, the Giants picked up his fifth-year option, for 2018, for approximately $8.5 million.

Author: 0 Novak Djokovic Hires Andre Agassi As New Coach

The title will move Zverev up to a career-high No. 10 in the rankings Monday and place him among the contenders for Roland Garros. "It's such an honour being on the court against one of the best ever players", Zverev said after his triumph.

Author: 0 Huge update on the Alexis Sanchez to Bayern saga

Sanchez scored 24 league goals for the Gunners in 2016/17, but it was not enough to secure Champions League qualification as Arsene Wenger's Arsenal finished fifth in the Premier League. That would mean Sanchez could begin contract negotiations with other clubs as early as December and leave on a free. Bayern are reportedly already in talks with both Manchester United-target Antoine Griezmann, who is now at Atletico Madrid, and Sanchez.

Author: 0 Basketball: Celtics steal game 3

From that moment on, five different Celtics , most of whom would ordinarily be setting picks or clearing out to give Thomas room to operate in a game's hero moments, scored: Smart, center Kelly Olynyk , power forward Al Horford , reserve forward Jonas Jerebko and, with 0.1 seconds left, guard Avery Bradley .

Author: 0 Celtics stun Cavs with comeback win

By halftime the Cavaliers were up 16, and it appeared it would be another easy victory for the Cavs after 13 and 44 point wins in the first two games of the series. " I had a tough game, period - not just in the second half", James said. "We have been playing so well, but when another team is playing that well then you know that the team that gets the last shot is going to win".

Author: 0 Senators confirm Karlsson and Brassard to return for Game 6

ABOUT THE PENGUINS: While Pittsburgh enjoyed its highest scoring output since Game 4 of the second-round series , the focus has shifted to the other end of the ice as a returning Matt Murray made 24 saves to mask the injury troubles of a beleaguered group of blue-liners.

Author: 0 Super Bowl returns to region

The 2021 Super Bowl will now be played in Tampa Bay. They're still cool, though. Tampa Stadium hosted Super Bowls in 1984 and 1991, while Raymond James Stadium welcomed participants in 2001 and 2009. "We look forward to working to met the host requirements over the weeks ahead". Given recent high-caliber events the city has hosted, including the 2012 Republican National Convention and the 2014 Bollywood annual awards ceremony, to Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Tuesday's news was more ...

Author: 0 Celtics celebrated Game 3 win by Facetiming with Isaiah Thomas

After struggling against the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cleveland , Cavaliers' forward LeBron James should put up big numbers in Game 4. Down 21 on the road with Isaiah Thomas in street clothes, the Celtics did not roll over - they crashed the glass and pushed the pace when they could, their threes started to fall, and the Celtics just outworked the Cavaliers .

Author: 0 Predators pounce on Ducks, take 3-2 series lead

Fisher had been without a point in the playoffs, but his absence was still significant, not only because of his leadership — he is the only player on the team to have played in the Stanley Cup final — but also because of the position he plays.