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Sports Mighty Mouse vs. Ray Borg headlines UFC 215 in Edmonton
Author: 0 Mighty Mouse vs. Ray Borg headlines UFC 215 in Edmonton

In keeping with the word of UFC President Dana White, who said he didn't want to put Nunes back in a main event after she backed out of UFC 213 in Las Vegas July 8 with symptoms including sinus issues, the main event will be flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson's title defense against Ray Borg .

Sports Neymar signing 'would be good' for PSG, says Silva
Author: 0 Neymar signing 'would be good' for PSG, says Silva

Neymar has been tipped to leave Barcelona this summer, with Paris Saint-Germain set to activate his £196million release clause. He's been linked with Manchester United at least three times in the past three seasons. But is there any substance to them? The club's coach Unai Emery, in fact, has confirmed that Psg are interested in signing Barcelona superstar Neymar .

Sports Dikembe Mutombo interested in buying the Houston Rockets
Author: 0 Dikembe Mutombo interested in buying the Houston Rockets

Fertitta , the owner of Landry's, Inc, (a restaurant corporation that owns restaurants such as Rainforest Café, Saltgrass Steakhouse, and Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.) was recently ranked as the 246 wealthiest man in America on the Forbes top 400.

Sports Ole Miss Rebels: Amidst Female Escort Service Allegations, HC Hugh Freeze Resigns
Author: 0 Ole Miss Rebels: Amidst Female Escort Service Allegations, HC Hugh Freeze Resigns

That investigation (and Nutt's suit) just resulted in Hugh Freeze's immediate resignation from the program. The Ole Miss football program once again finds itself at the center of a scandal. According to Mars, the records do not show Freeze immediately redialing a different or similar number, nor do other calls to a 313 number appear in the phone records covering the days Mars requested.

Sports British Open 2017 leaderboard: Rory McIlroy battles back from poor start
Author: 0 British Open 2017 leaderboard: Rory McIlroy battles back from poor start

It did not have the immediate impact McIlroy would have hoped as he bogeyed the sixth to drop to five over but, having turned in 39 with no more dropped shots, his rescue mission kicked into gear with four birdies in his last eight holes. I just wanted to get back inside the ropes. "Sometimes it's hard even when you're practicing at home, if you're playing with buddies or just playing by yourself, really hard to get up for it.

Sports Blocker Oher, his story told in film, cut by Panthers
Author: 0 Blocker Oher, his story told in film, cut by Panthers

On Thursday the Carolina Panthers cut him after he failed a physical. Oher played just three games last season in September because of a concussion he received and nearly a year later, he has yet to be cleared to play. But Oher's release comes just a couple of days after an Instagram post in which he voiced his support for former Panthers GM Dave Gettleman, who was sacked in a surprise move earlier this week.

Sports Insider claims Morata was Conte's choice, not Chelsea's
Author: 0 Insider claims Morata was Conte's choice, not Chelsea's

Morata's arrival means Chelsea can finally offload Diego Costa . Morata netted 15 league goals last season but grew increasingly frustrated at his limited opportunities behind Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale. "Again, I do not think I'm going back to Madrid, I find it hard and for now it's not something that I am considering", Morata said. Chelsea is now on a pre-season tour in China ahead of the new Premier League season, where Morata is set to join up with ...

Sports Kyle Walker deal has strengthened Tottenham Hotspur's hand regarding Eric Dier
Author: 0 Kyle Walker deal has strengthened Tottenham Hotspur's hand regarding Eric Dier

Jose Mourinho is looking to sign a new defensive midfielder ahead of next season and had reportedly made Dier a priority signing this summer but the Portuguese boss looks set to miss out. The Manchester Evening News reported last week that Dier's eagerness to move to United has intensified in recent days, which could play a part in Tottenham's decision regarding his future.

Sports Oregon Ducks' Royce Freeman not among candidates for Doak Walker Award
Author: 0 Oregon Ducks' Royce Freeman not among candidates for Doak Walker Award

Kamryn Pettway has been named as one of 61 Doak Walker Award preseason candidates for the honor given to the nation's premier collegiate running back. No. 2 Ohio State on November 19, scoring on the second play from scrimmage against the Buckeyes on a career-long 64-yard TD reception and also recorded a career-long rush with a 61-yard scamper in the first quarter.

Sports A 67-year-old, Stevie Wonder marries for the third time - Here
Author: 0 A 67-year-old, Stevie Wonder marries for the third time - Here

The 67-year-old music legend reportedly married Tomeeka Robyn Bracy , 42, at L.A.'s Hotel Bel-Air over the weekend. "Stevie's musical pals each got up on stage to take turns serenading the couple, much to the delight of the other guests", a source told The Sun .

Sports Diamondbacks trade for outfielder JD Martinez
Author: 0 Diamondbacks trade for outfielder JD Martinez

He was the best kind of surprise, suddenly transforming from a bad player in Houston to a top guy for Detroit . He's hitting.282 with seven home runs and 43 RBIs in 88 games for Double-A Jacksonville. Martinez wound up having a sore back. Al Avila was not. It was the 19th career multihomer game for Davis, making his fifth start since coming off the disabled list with an oblique strain.

Sports RB Leipzig rejected €75m bid for Liverpool target Naby Keita
Author: 0 RB Leipzig rejected €75m bid for Liverpool target Naby Keita

Klopp said to reporters. "Are we in Vegas?" I told you I don't speak about this. "Yes, Macau. Are we in Macau? No". His comments "reflect Leipzig's overall intransigence with sporting director Ralf Rangnick having been similarly vocal in maintaining that the player will remain at the club ahead of a first Champions League campaign", reports The Times .

Sports Africa Cup of Nations expanded and moved to June and July
Author: 0 Africa Cup of Nations expanded and moved to June and July

The Confederation of African Football ( CAF ) has adopted the resolution to expand African Cup of Nations from 16 to 24 teams with the new format set to be effected during the immediate 2019 edition. Ahmad Ahmad, Confederation of African Football (CAF) president, says Nigeria is a strong player in worldwide football politics and therefore has a key role in driving the new vision of the body.

Sports AC Milan complete signing of Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus
Author: 0 AC Milan complete signing of Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus

Milan's official statement read: " AC Milan are delighted to announce the signing of Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus FC". Mattia De Sciglio has completed a €12 million move from AC Milan to Serie A champions Juventus. AC Milan have also brought midfielders Franck Kessie , Hakan Calhanoglu and Lucas Biglia , along with forwards Andre Silva and Fabio Borini , in what has been a very busy summer so far in the transfer market.

Sports Nevada Board Grants OJ Simpson Parole
Author: 0 Nevada Board Grants OJ Simpson Parole

The film documents the spectacle and wide-ranging societal impact of Simpson's murder trial following the 1994 deaths of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson , and her friend Ron Goldman . An aging Simpson appeared as inmate No. 1027820, dressed in blue jeans and a blue button-down shirt, in a stark hearing room in a remote Nevada prison.

Sports Jordan Spieth (65) an early British Open co-leader
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth (65) an early British Open co-leader

The two-time major champion kept a bogey off his card in an assured performance on Thursday, with his five-under total duly matched by last month's U.S. Hoffman shot 69 and was in a group that included Ian Poulter and Rafa Cabrera Bello. "Everything he does is pretty much spot on, the way he handles himself, the grace in which he plays the sport I think is incredible".

Sports Derrick Rose, Cavaliers In 'Serious' Contract Talks
Author: 0 Derrick Rose, Cavaliers In 'Serious' Contract Talks

Previous year with the Knicks , Rose averaged 18 points a game with 3.8 rebounds and 4.4 assists in 64 games, shooting 47 percent from the field. The former MVP has also been in discussions with the Bucks, Clippers and Mavericks this offseason.

Author: 0 India beat Australia by 36 runs to enter final

This is the second time that India has reached the finals of a World Cup after 2005. With rain playing a spoilsport, the match was reduced to 42-over-a-side affair, and India captain Mithali Raj felt it would be a good wicket to bat on.

Sports Four Wimbledon, French Open matches flagged for unusual betting
Author: 0 Four Wimbledon, French Open matches flagged for unusual betting

Two of the matches under investigation were during the qualifying rounds, while the other was reportedly during the main draw. There have been 83 alerts in the first six months of 2017, down 38 on the same period in 2016. One match at Wimbledon and another at the US Open were the subjects of similar probes in 2016. "Where analysis of a match alert does suggest corrupt activity, the TIU will conduct a full, confidential investigation", the agency said.

Sports Right-back Trippier signs new Tottenham contract
Author: 0 Right-back Trippier signs new Tottenham contract

I am a Manchester City player now. Mauricio Pochettino has named a 26-man squad as Tottenham flew-out of London today to start their pre-season tour of the United States. I wanted to be a part of it'. Walker admits he had no hesitation in joining City once he knew Pep Guardiola wanted him. He added: 'The manager was a big thing for me.