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Sports Jon Jones UFC 214 drug test is a failed one
Author: 0 Jon Jones UFC 214 drug test is a failed one

The 30-year-old tested positive during the weigh-in for his last fight against Daniel Cormier . TMZ reported that Jones has been stripped of the title and it will go back to Cormier. It is not the first time Jones has been suspended for doping. Last time he fought he was granted a testing exemption, which resulted in two failed drug tests, a suspension and a civil lawsuit filed by his opponent.

Sports Texans' Deshaun Watson Does Milly Rock After Rushing TD
Author: 0 Texans' Deshaun Watson Does Milly Rock After Rushing TD

Deshaun Watson probably isn't going to win the Houston Texans' starting quarterback job, so he's getting up to speed with the National Football League game. Tom Savage has been named the starter by O'Brien after another good performance in Saturday's 27-23 win over the Patriots at NRG Stadium. "This is the weather we are going to be practicing in, so we have to get used to it and get used to it fast".

Sports Wesley Hoedt: Southampton sign £15m Dutch defender from Lazio
Author: 0 Wesley Hoedt: Southampton sign £15m Dutch defender from Lazio

Lazio sporting director Igli Tare confirms Wesley Hoedt is set to join Southampton and explains his departure. Hoedt has agreed a five-year deal at St Mary's Stadium, and becomes the club's third arrival of the transfer window following the captures of Jan Bednarek and Mario Lemina.

Sports Fancy Bears hackers publish list of 150 footballers caught doping in 2015
Author: 0 Fancy Bears hackers publish list of 150 footballers caught doping in 2015

World Anti-Doping Agency ( Wada ) documents obtained by Fancy Bears reveal that 150 players were caught doping in 2015 for substances such as cocaine, methamphetamine and amphetamine. Tevez, who has played for Manchester United , Manchester City and West Ham, former Chelsea and United playmaker Veron and ex-United defender Gabriel Heinze all declared the use of Betamethasone, a corticosteroid with a variety of uses.

Sports Celtics-Cavaliers in Talks For Kyrie Irving Trade
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The parameters of the potential deal could include Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic and some draft picks going to Cleveland, according to the reports from ESPN and Yahoo. And with LeBron also perhaps, possibly, potentially, probably leaving next summer, that could mean they trade Irving , spend a year with LeBron and Isaiah challenging for the East, and then looking at an immediate rebuild.

Sports Geoffrey Boycott 'needs to black up to get knighthood'
Author: 0 Geoffrey Boycott 'needs to black up to get knighthood'

Controversial England batting legend Geoff Boycott made a grovelling apology on Tuesday for remarking he needed to "black up his face" to get a knighthood at an event last week. Civil rights activists in Birmingham branded the comments "ill-advised and ill-conceived" and said Boycott should be more concerned about himself than others.

Sports Bullpen gives it away as Red Sox fall to Indians
Author: 0 Bullpen gives it away as Red Sox fall to Indians

Andrew Miller aggravated a right knee injury and was pulled from a game days after Cleveland's relief ace returned from the disabled list. It was his second appearance since spending two weeks on the DL with patellar tendinitis in his right knee.

Sports Barcelona sue Neymar for breach of contract following €222m transfer to PSG
Author: 0 Barcelona sue Neymar for breach of contract following €222m transfer to PSG

The Catalan giants have also passed the claim onto FIFA and the French Football Federation via the Spanish Football Federation to take what they see as "the appropriate legal effects". "I have a lot of friends there, I hope things get better for Barca and that they go back to being a team that can compete". At the start, I was very happy.

Sports Pakistan to host World XI, Sri Lanka and West Indies
Author: 0 Pakistan to host World XI, Sri Lanka and West Indies

Then a short tour by Sri Lanka is expected for three T-20 matches in October and then a month later West Indies team would pay a visit to Pakistan to play a twenty20 series. Pakistan have been forced to play all their "home" global cricket over the last eight years in the UAE and the return of some of the world's leading players now would be a great boost to the game in the country.

Sports Trump administration dismisses climate change advisory panel
Author: 0 Trump administration dismisses climate change advisory panel

The report is due to be released in 2018, but The New York Times reported that scientists working on it anxious the Trump administration would try to bury some or all of its conclusions and may have leaked it for that reason. The committee was established in 2015 by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and while its dissolution isn't great news, NOAA communications director Julie Roberts insisted that "this action does not impact the completion of the Fourth ...

Sports Jack Wilshere sent off for pushing opponent in Arsenal Under-23 match
Author: 0 Jack Wilshere sent off for pushing opponent in Arsenal Under-23 match

An altercation between Wilshere and Manchester City's Tyreke Wilson following a hard tackle on the Arsenal man earned both individuals their marching orders. Gunners star reacted furiously to late challenge and was shown a straight red for violent action. However, Wilshere was not impressed with the reporting of the story by one publication, with the midfielder taking exception to the headline of Sam Morgan's report in The Sun.

Sports Muguruza, Dimitrov reach first Cincinnati finals
Author: 0 Muguruza, Dimitrov reach first Cincinnati finals

The second-ranked Halep needed just 54 minutes to cruise past Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday in the Western & Southern Open semifinals, and can displace Karolina Pliskova as the top of the ranking with a victory over Garbine Muguruza on Sunday.

Sports Gullit: Conte Wrong In Treatment Of Costa, Should Apologise
Author: 0 Gullit: Conte Wrong In Treatment Of Costa, Should Apologise

It followed reports of an offer from China that would have been worth £30m a year in salary, while Conte said last month that Costa was told in Januaryhe was not part of their plans for the future. "He arguably won them the league last season, among other players, and he's really disillusioned with Chelsea's behaviour towards him". "Holidays are good but it gets tiresome".

Sports Tom Savage excels in Texans' exhibition against Patriots
Author: 0 Tom Savage excels in Texans' exhibition against Patriots

Receiving, however, Foreman was a threat, finishing with 66 yards in just 2 targets, including ripping the Patriots' defense for a 63-yard burst. Here are three takeaways from the Texans victory over New England . Savage lobbed a ideal spiral in the back of the end zone to connect with Strong, a fellow Philadelphia native, for a leaping 2-yard touchdown catch against the reigning Super Bowl champions.

Sports New York Giants vs Cleveland Browns 2017
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The group, which included veterans, rookies, starters and backups, gathered in front of some water coolers and behind their teammates who stood on the sideline shortly before the Browns hosted the New York Giants . Jenkins, Michael Bennett and Marshawn Lynch have all protested for social justice by raising a fist, kneeling and sitting during the national anthem, respectively so far this preseason.

Sports Arsenal Legend Reveals How Much United Should Bid To Sign Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsenal Legend Reveals How Much United Should Bid To Sign Alexis Sanchez

Arsene Wenger has warned against expecting Alexis Sanchez to hit the ground running when he returns to the matchday squad potentially against Liverpool next weekend (27 August). "He's not played now for six weeks and it's hard to be at your best in the first game straight away". His return to the team would be a massive boost, with Arsenal's attack lacking sharpness at Stoke in his absence.

Sports Odell Beckham Jr. Stares Directly At Eclipse Without Protective Glasses
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr. Stares Directly At Eclipse Without Protective Glasses

Beckham spent a few minutes sitting alone on the bench before heading to the locker room. Looking at the video, Boddy-Calhoun could have easily wrapped up at the waist but instead chose to go for the low blow at Beckham Jr.'s knee. He was clearly miffed by what seemed to be an unnecessarily low hit by the second-year defender in a preseason game, and Beckham spun the ball on the ground.

Sports Britney Spears Claps Back at Critics with This Live '90s Cover
Author: 0 Britney Spears Claps Back at Critics with This Live '90s Cover

Spears concluded her speech by appearing to directly address critics., "I've never really spoke about it, you know, and I'm a Southern girl", she said, before slaying her impromptu performance . "Because I'm dancing so much I do have a little bit of playback, but there's a mixture of my voice and the playback". User emailmypu**y wrote: 'Britney singing completely live tonight.

Sports 'If I'm saving all my wickets for Australia, I don't mind' - Broad
Author: 0 'If I'm saving all my wickets for Australia, I don't mind' - Broad

He not only clinched England's three-day hammering of the West Indies with one such stint, but of course went past his boyhood hero Sir Ian Botham when he took three wickets for four runs in 11 balls at Edgbaston on Saturday. "I really fear that this series could be one of the saddest for Test cricket". There are certainly plenty more to come in the final two Tests against a febrile West Indies , with England naming an unchanged squad for next match at Headingley starting on ...