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Sports McGregor backs Horn's Pacquiao victory, Mayweather laughs at his credentials
Author: 0 McGregor backs Horn's Pacquiao victory, Mayweather laughs at his credentials

As we're now less than a week away from the biggest event in combat sport history, you can expect a hell of a lot more promotion and talking to be done in a short amount of time. "I wouldn't count a fight like this as a "fight". There's no spars here. Mayweather uncle Jeff Mayweather said over and over again in recent weeks that this fight is going to be like his nephew's fight with Arturo Gatti many years ago.

Sports Rob Gronkowski plays in preseason game for first time since 2012
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski plays in preseason game for first time since 2012

He played well, breaking up 2 passes and stopping 3 more. The team's running backs looked great in small spaces and looked agile in their routes, as well as in running plays. On a simple dump pass over the middle, D'Onta Foreman scooted 63 yards down to the Patriots' 4. However, New England wasn't done yet as they were able to go on a 10 play drive for 83 yards and a touchdown.

Sports Did Magic Johnson and the Lakers illegally recruit Paul George?
Author: 0 Did Magic Johnson and the Lakers illegally recruit Paul George?

The Pacers traded him after George told them he planned to leave IN as a free agent next summer. Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss , General Manager Rob Pelinka and President Magic Johnson have been contacted by an independent investigator and have been asked to give potential correspondence between them and George, his agent and his parents.

Sports Barca honour terror attack victims in Betis win
Author: 0 Barca honour terror attack victims in Betis win

However, Barcelona have confirmed that the Belgium worldwide was back in training on Friday morning as Ernesto Valverde's players continued the preparation for the first La Liga encounter of the new season against Betis. A minute's silence was held prior to the start of play at Edgbaston in the second Test between England and the West Indies. Uruguayan forward Luis Suárez was among the Barcelona players to express his sympathies on Twitter with the post: "Very shocked for what ...

Sports Leicester City v Brighton & Hove Albion
Author: 0 Leicester City v Brighton & Hove Albion

But although Brighton showed plenty of endeavour in the closing stages, they rarely threatened to claw their way back into the contest and the only worry for Leicester was that Vardy limped off with a foot injury shortly before the final whistle.

Sports Umpires across Major League Baseball wear white wristbands in protest
Author: 0 Umpires across Major League Baseball wear white wristbands in protest

These attacks? A reference to Ian Kinsler's comments from earlier in the week following a confrontation with umpire Angel Hernandez during Monday's game against the Texas Rangers . Like Ausmus, Kinsler wouldn't go into details on how much his fine was from Major League Baseball. "He needs to re-evaluate his career choice, he really does".

Sports Huddersfield defeat Newcastle to maintain winning Premier League start
Author: 0 Huddersfield defeat Newcastle to maintain winning Premier League start

Therefore, speculation surrounding a move to the Premier League has intensified in recent weeks though, according to Estadio Deportivo, Newcastle United may be left frustrated once again in a sluggish transfer window . Signs of "We are Premier League" were proudly displayed outside the ground and former players, such as ex-England global Frank Worthington, savoured the occasion in the stands.

Sports Steelers thought they'd reach long-term deal with Le'Veon Bell by deadline
Author: 0 Steelers thought they'd reach long-term deal with Le'Veon Bell by deadline

As a franchise tagged player Bell can't gain any more money or years on a contract for this season. Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network previously reported the same $12 million annual figure for Pittsburgh's offer. According to the article, Bell wants $15 million per season. There's some good news for the Steelers . But then Bell nixed the deal. If that were to happen, he'd earn a 20 percent increase up to $14.544 million in 2018.

Author: 0 Pomeranz thriving as Red Sox face Yankees

After Green walked Jackie Bradley Jr. on four pitches, Girardi turned to Kahnle. City officials and Red Sox leaders apologized profusely to Jones, and he received a standing ovation from the Fenway crowd when he came to bat the next day.

Sports SEA Games: Dynamic, colorful show opens KL 2017
Author: 0 SEA Games: Dynamic, colorful show opens KL 2017

Sultan Muhammad V then proceeded to officially open this year's edition of the SEA Games. Fans watched video messages from Malaysia's badminton and squash stars Lee Chong Wei and Nicol David, who are busy with world championships commitments, and cheered the succession of marching bands.

Sports Quick facts on Sir Colin Meads' stellar career
Author: 0 Quick facts on Sir Colin Meads' stellar career

In 133 matches for the All Blacks between 1957 and 1971, the former King Country lock played 55 tests and became recognised throughout the world as the face of New Zealand rugby. He was held responsible by many Australians for ending the career of Wallabies scrumhalf Ken Catchpole in 1968 when he wrenched his leg at a ruck, causing a serious injury.

Sports Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight
Author: 0 Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight

Stafford's first throw would be an 18-yard completion to Golden Tate setting up another Lions first down. McCown, a veteran who went 3-for-4 for 72 yards in his only series in last Saturday's preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans , fully participated in warmups, but surprisingly ended up on the bench for the duration of the game.

Sports Cardinals Nearly Blow Big Lead, Hang on to Beat Pirates 11-10
Author: 0 Cardinals Nearly Blow Big Lead, Hang on to Beat Pirates 11-10

Louis Cardinals at PNC Park. The win keeps the Cards a game and a half back of the Central Division leading Cubs. After starter Carlos Martinez left the game having pitched seven innings and allowing three runs, the bullpen almost coughed up an eight run lead.

Sports Wyndham Championship 2017: Henrik Stenson streaking into Sunday's final round
Author: 0 Wyndham Championship 2017: Henrik Stenson streaking into Sunday's final round

The 41-year-old who has yet to win on tour and has bounced between the big tour and the Web.com Tour throughout his 14-year professional career, had nine birdies " five on his first nine holes, then four in a row on Nos. "Keep making birdies, stay aggressive and know that there's plenty of good golfers behind me". "I'm very hungry to win again but right now I got dinner on my mind", said Simpson, a four-time tour victor, including the 2012 U.S.

Sports Dodgers shut out Tigers for sixth-straight win
Author: 0 Dodgers shut out Tigers for sixth-straight win

At the beginning of this series Curtis Granderson was a member of the New York Mets , however, a trade last night brought the former Tiger back to Comerica Park on Saturday with plenty of fans excited to see him. Ryu lasted only five innings despite not allowing a run. "He won't start tomorrow, but I expect he'll be available", Roberts said. Brandon Morrow struck out the side in the eighth, reaching 100 miles per hour on the radar gun multiple times before paving the way for closer ...

Sports Klopp ´completely happy´ as Liverpool battle to win over Palace
Author: 0 Klopp ´completely happy´ as Liverpool battle to win over Palace

Jurgen Klopp was ultimately announced as the Reds new boss, but speaking ahead of his side's trip to Anfield on Saturday de Boer admitted it could have been a different outcome had he felt ready. Hennessey was also needed at full stretch to push aside Jordan Henderson's shot from similar range, but Palace could just as easily have taken the lead as ex-Reds striker Benteke somehow powered the ball over the bar after being perfectly picked out by Ruben Loftus-Cheek.

Sports Jose Mourinho praises 'confident' Manchester United after win at Swansea
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho praises 'confident' Manchester United after win at Swansea

France global Martial, 21, scored 17 goals in all competitions following his 2015 move from Monaco, but found the net only four times in 18 league starts last season. "This year we are more confident and everybody knows each other well, and works for each other and I think that's easier for us". "The goals they scored were excellent, they really were - especially Pogba and Martial".

Sports Dak Prescott & Dez Bryant lead Cowboys over Colts 24-19
Author: 0 Dak Prescott & Dez Bryant lead Cowboys over Colts 24-19

For Smith , it will be his first National Football League game after missing all of last season while recovering from injury. Game time is scheduled for 7 p.m. The last of those was a perfectly placed 19-yard throw to wideout Noah Brown on the right side of the end zone to give Dallas the lead, 17-13, heading into the fourth quarter.

Sports Kerber Falls to Makarova, Pliskova Opens Title Defense
Author: 0 Kerber Falls to Makarova, Pliskova Opens Title Defense

Barty, ranked No. 48 on the ATP tour, had never beaten a Top 10 player - going 0-6 - before knocking off the ninth-ranked Williams. Court conditions more suitable for Olympic swim star Michael Phelps than tennis stars had United States 14th seed John Isner , who beat teen Frances Tiafoe 7-6 (7/4), 7-5, happy he snuck in a win between storms.