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Author: 0 Mark Hunt Threatens UFC With Lawsuit

Following his quick submission win over Gerald Harris at UFC 216 , Fabricio Werdum has been picked to replace Hunt against Tybura in the UFC Fight Night 121 headliner on November 19. The heavyweight already has an ongoing lawsuit with the UFC stemming from his fight with Brock Lesnar in July 2016. "I would be like "I'm tough, I'm fine, I'm good, I got this, I know what I'm talking about, I've been doing this sport long enough, trust me" but it's just so evident in this case that it's ...

Sports Joe Namath admonishes Mike Ditka for 'oppression' blindness
Author: 0 Joe Namath admonishes Mike Ditka for 'oppression' blindness

I just see respect for their own individual opinions. The idea that they should be able to protest but not during business hours and surely not during a game and not in uniform and actually not at the stadium. Namath made the point most have forgotten in light of President Donald Trump's attack on players' protests, that the movement began past year with former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick kneeling during the anthem to raise awareness of racial inequality and prejudice in this country.

Sports Jack Wilshere is considering leaving Arsenal
Author: 0 Jack Wilshere is considering leaving Arsenal

Wilshere, whose deal expires in the summer of 2018, has been set a December deadline to convince Arsenal he is worthy of a new deal, which he can only justify with regular appearances and an injury-free spell in the team. "He doesn't have to leave Arsenal to be at the World Cup". Arsene Wenger appears settled with Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey anchoring the midfield, meanwhile Mesut Ozil is expected to return to the first-team having recovered from a back problem.

Sports Wenger facing major injury headache ahead of Watford clash
Author: 0 Wenger facing major injury headache ahead of Watford clash

The Arsenal boss has admitted Sead Kolasinac is also struggling with a hip problem suffered playing for Bosnia. It means Mustafi isn't expected to be available before the November global break and will therefore miss Arsenal's next seven games including Premier League fixtures against Watford, Everton, Swansea and Manchester City.

Sports Arsene Wenger: 'I will assess fitness of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez'
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: 'I will assess fitness of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez'

The prospect of losing the £42.5million signing from Real Madrid on a free transfer is too much for Wenger to contemplate with Alexis Sanchez also running down his deal. Mentally I will have to assess the situation when he comes back tomorrow". "It was a very physical game [against Brazil]". Wilshere has yet to make a Premier League appearance this season after recovering from a broken ankle but has played well in the Europa League and Carabao Cup.

Sports Nehra announces he will retire on November 1
Author: 0 Nehra announces he will retire on November 1

The 38-year-old Nehra was a surprise pick in the Indian team for the ongoing Twenty20 global series against Australia. Nehra, who was playing for the Indian Premier League side Sunrisers Hyderabad till last season, also made it clear that he will not the IPL.

Sports Man Utd vs Liverpool is just another game, nothing to prove - Mourinho
Author: 0 Man Utd vs Liverpool is just another game, nothing to prove - Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has dismissed the suggestion that Romelu Lukaku and Marouane Fellaini's injury concerns will have an impact on Manchester United's clash with Liverpool . He's become an important part of Mourinho's plans, but the Portuguese isn't anxious about players missing through injury. Mourinho's United have been imperious in the Premier League so far this season, scoring 21 goals and conceding just twice.

Sports Apple CEO Says No AR Glasses Soon
Author: 0 Apple CEO Says No AR Glasses Soon

Their field of view and the quality of their displays, he said, aren't there yet. Effectively an expanded form of Google Glass , creating a device would require condensing AR headset tech into a module capable of fitting inside glasses. There are quite a few ARKit supporting apps on the App Store. Tim Cook suggests that the technology would transform everything ranging from shopping to fashion runways.

Sports Can Adrian Peterson find his groove in the Desert?
Author: 0 Can Adrian Peterson find his groove in the Desert?

The Cardinals had a need and an opportunity for a player like Peterson that the Saints didn't - especially with the emergence of rookie third-round draft pick Alvin Kamara as both a runner and receiver. What are your thoughts on Payton's explanation as to why the Saints made a decision to trade Peterson to the Cardinals? He went from being a focal point of the Vikings' offense to an afterthought overnight.

Sports Chris Foerster resigns from Dolphins over cocaine video
Author: 0 Chris Foerster resigns from Dolphins over cocaine video

The Miami Dolphins' offensive line situation deteriorated this week from inconsistent to intolerable, and now coach Adam Gase is dealing with the fallout. After snorting two lines, he says, "It's gonna be a while before we can do this again". But I think about you when I do it. "I want him to go to rehab".

Sports Ozil Set To Extend Contract At Arsenal
Author: 0 Ozil Set To Extend Contract At Arsenal

The agent of Mesut Ozil has claimed that talks over extending the German playmaker's contract at Arsenal are now progressively positively, despite the seemingly interminable nature of negotiations. Sogut said: "Ozil wants to play another two to three years in the Premier League". Ozil's future has always been at the forefront of the minds of Arsenal fans, but for the time being his focus exclusively rests on recovering from his knee problem, which looks set to keep him out of Arsenal's ...

Sports Tennessee to start redshirt freshman at QB against SC
Author: 0 Tennessee to start redshirt freshman at QB against SC

Now, Dormady finds himself in a position similar to the position Guarantano was in during the Georgia Tech game. "The scheme is the scheme, the scheme is in place, so it's more just I think Jarrett has earned that right and that opportunity".

Author: 0 Danny Rose and Erik Lamela return to Tottenham first-team training

A source said: " The lure of United is too strong for him and if he had the choice he would pick United hands down ". Though, a knee injury ended his season in January and has had to sit on the sidelines since then. It is believed that this Premier League and global footballer wants a move to Jose Mourinho's Manchester United . Spurs chairman Daniel Levy fined Rose and made him issue a public apology.

Sports Tropical Storm Ophelia close to becoming a hurricane
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Ophelia close to becoming a hurricane

Enter Ophelia, the 10th hurricane of the hyperactive 2017 Atlantic season, which could be headed toward Ireland in about five days. On average through this date, we only have nine named storms - five hurricanes and two major hurricanes. Center officials said the hurricane is forecast to drift northeastward over the next 24 hours. The NHC forecasts Ophelia to transition into a post-tropical cyclone by Monday - but with winds remaining at or above hurricane force - as it curls northeast, ...

Sports Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie suspended after he leaves Giants
Author: 0 Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie suspended after he leaves Giants

Rodgers-Cromartie said that he and the coach had an argument on the sideline during last Sunday's loss to the Chargers and things didn't cool down over the last few days. "We will suspend him". Rodgers-Cromartie had left the team facility and was not available for comment. Before coming to the Giants, he also spent time with the Eagles and Broncos.

Sports Browns officially name Kevin Hogan starter over DeShone Kizer
Author: 0 Browns officially name Kevin Hogan starter over DeShone Kizer

Deshaun Watson's meteoric rise continues for the Texans, but the Browns have pulled the plug on DeShone Kizer. Hogan will become the 28th quarterback to start for the Browns since they returned to the National Football League as an expansion team in 1999.

Sports ALDS: Why the Cleveland Indians need Edwin Encarnacion in Game 5
Author: 0 ALDS: Why the Cleveland Indians need Edwin Encarnacion in Game 5

With Encarnacion nursing a sprained ankle suffered in Game 2, the Indians lineup hasn't looked all that great, producing just four total runs in two losses at Yankee Stadium. As the Astros wait to learn their opponent for the franchise's first American League Championship Series, it's natural to consider which of the Cleveland Indians or New York Yankees would serve as the more favorable matchup for the AL West champs.