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Sport Brock Lesnar on Jon Jones superfight: Anytime, anywhere
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar on Jon Jones superfight: Anytime, anywhere

Jones is preparing for his rematch with Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 214 this weekend, but he made headlines during a recent Facebook Live chat by saying he would love to take on Lesnar, who is back in professional wrestling after his return to the octagon at UFC 200 previous year.

Sport Manchester City signs left-back Benjamin Mendy
Author: 0 Manchester City signs left-back Benjamin Mendy

Mendy said he was "absolutely delighted" with the move. Guardiola has also recruited Mendy's Monaco team-mate Bernardo Silva (£43.6m) to bolster his midfield options. "We've replaced some key players in the team that did a lot of good over the years", Kompany told reporters at a City community event at the East LA Boys and Girls' Club, where several high-profile players took part in skills events and unveiled a new mural.

Sport Yankees progressing on deal to acquire Sonny Gray, Yonder Alonso
Author: 0 Yankees progressing on deal to acquire Sonny Gray, Yonder Alonso

Rough Toronto start aside, Gray's July statistics should help the Athletics receive a hefty return in upcoming trade negotiations. If the Yankees can reach common ground with the A's to include Florial and some other complementary pieces, they could plausibly emerge as the final suitors for Gray's services.

Sport Patriots WR Andrew Hawkins announces retirement via Twitter
Author: 0 Patriots WR Andrew Hawkins announces retirement via Twitter

Hawkins, who spent six seasons with the Browns and Bengals prior to signing in New England this offseason, posted a video on Bleacher Report's "Uninterrupted" to explain his decision. Undrafted rookie Austin Carr , the Big Ten receiver of the year in 2016, comes to mind as a top candidate. Congratulations to Andrew Hawkins on a great career.

Sport Katie Ledecky eases to third gold of World Championships in 1500m freestyle
Author: 0 Katie Ledecky eases to third gold of World Championships in 1500m freestyle

He served a three-month ban for doping in 2014 after failing a test for the banned stimulant trimetazidine. In turn, Sun accused his Australian rival of "dirty tricks" to try and put the freestyle specialist off his game. Ledecky set a new championship record in the 400-meter free (3:58.34), and she was also part of the United States' 4×100-meter free relay team that established a new American record of 3:31.72.

Sport Ravens' Kenneth Dixon Out For Season With Torn Meniscus
Author: 0 Ravens' Kenneth Dixon Out For Season With Torn Meniscus

Baltimore's running game was dismal last season and ranked 28th in the league with an average of 91.4 rushing yards per game. "I think he's going to be a really good player", Harbaugh said in March. Terrance West and Danny Woodhead are the team's top running backs with Buck Allen and Lorenzo Taliaferro (who is seeing time at fullback as well) also in the mix.

Sport Earnhardt Jr. Heads to NBC Broadcast Booth in 2018
Author: 0 Earnhardt Jr. Heads to NBC Broadcast Booth in 2018

I personally don't watch NASCAR, it's just not for me, but I do like Dale Jr. "As a company, NBC Universal allows for talent to stretch themselves across not just their field of expertise, but across other areas of their interests in the media world".

Sport Orlando capture Dwyer in record swoop
Author: 0 Orlando capture Dwyer in record swoop

Real Madrid, has scored 57 goals in 128 MLS games since 2012. Eventually Orlando City emerged as the leading suitor. During his time with the Lions, Dwyer notched a then-USL PRO record 15 goals in 13 regular season games before scoring four times in a USL PRO Championship victory over the Charlotte Eagles.

Sport Mike Vick working as coaching intern with Chiefs
Author: 0 Mike Vick working as coaching intern with Chiefs

Vick will serve as one of Reid's coaching interns. The move allows Vick to work under Andy Reid, who coached him in Philadelphia from 2009 to "13 and helped the mobile signal-caller earn a Pro Bowl nod in 2010". He was arrested in 2007 and sentenced to 23 months in prison for running a dogfighting operation. So we'll see how it goes. "I don't want to bottle up a lot of knowledge", Vick said.

Sport MSNBC Scores Another Big Ratings Feat
Author: 0 MSNBC Scores Another Big Ratings Feat

During this time the liberal network gained 2.34 million viewers between 17 and 21 July, while Fox News had 2.25 million. MSNBC's " Morning Joe " also made records as the 6 a.m. But 2017 brought lots of changes to Fox News , with Kelly defecting to NBC News early in the year and the cable news network parting ways with Bill O'Reilly amid mounting allegations of sexual harassment and bad behavior.

Sport England win Women's Cricket World Cup after thrilling final win over India
Author: 0 England win Women's Cricket World Cup after thrilling final win over India

The final was watched by a worldwide TV audience of around 100 million and Shrubsole says it felt like a milestone occasion for the English women's game, prompting messages of congratulations from the likes of Jeremy Corbyn. "Everybody was very nervous and I think that resulted in our defeat", Raj , the all-time leading run-scorer in women's one-day internationals told reporters.

Sport Phelps loses by 2 seconds to simulated shark in 'Shark Week'
Author: 0 Phelps loses by 2 seconds to simulated shark in 'Shark Week'

But Phelps didn't swim with a real shark . Instead, Sunday's program used a computer-generated shark to swim next to Phelps , using data on the speed of a great white. Shark Sighted.' We know how it ends. He wore a specially-equipped wetsuit with a fin to mimic a shark's movements underwater, and completed the feat in 38.1 seconds - but he was no match for the Great White, which raced to the finish line two seconds faster.

Author: 0 Nemanja Matic Move to Man United Approved By Roman Abramovich

Conte only wants players who are fully committed to the cause though and significantly the Serbia worldwide was allowed to stay behind in the United Kingdom to arrange his departure rather than fly out with the squad on their pre-season tour of the Far East.

Sport Trail Blazers trade Allen Crabbe to Brooklyn Nets
Author: 0 Trail Blazers trade Allen Crabbe to Brooklyn Nets

Trading him lowers Portland's luxury tax bill from $48 million to less than $5 million. The trade comes a year to the day after the Blazers chose to match the four-year, $75 million offer sheet that Brooklyn tendered Crabbe as a restricted free agent last summer.

Sport Frank de Boer confident 'experienced' Jairo Riedewald will adapt to Premier League
Author: 0 Frank de Boer confident 'experienced' Jairo Riedewald will adapt to Premier League

De Boer, who handed Riedewald his first-team Ajax debut in 2013, has been bidding to strengthen the Palace backline after being priced out of a move for Liverpool defender and former loanee Mamadou Sakho. Jairo is a young player but already has a lot of experience. And Palace's boss believes that Riedewald will prove his worth in the south London, adding that despite his young age, he is an experienced player.

Sport Here's how you can apply to be on Love Island 2018
Author: 0 Here's how you can apply to be on Love Island 2018

The MTV reality show is four episodes into its seventh season, this year set in Indonesia's stunning Bali and featuring former contestants of Love Island , as well as Big Brother . The hit reality series has been the talk of the summer, with everyone from Phillip Schofield to Jeremy Corbyn expressing their opinion on the show (he was rooting for Marcel).

Author: 0 Manchester City announce £49.2m signing of Benjamin Mendy

Mendy joined Monaco on a five-year deal last Summer, with his arrival signaling an improvement for Monaco, who went on to win the French league. The 26-year-old was also wanted by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, but it is City who have won the race for his signature in a deal believed to be worth around £27 million.

Sport Barbara Sinatra dies at 90
Author: 0 Barbara Sinatra dies at 90

She had been ill for months and died comfortably surrounded by her family and friends at home, a director of one of her charitable foundations said. The former Las Vegas showgirl married Sinatra in 1976. "Through Barbara Sinatra's efforts, more than 20,000 children through age 18 have received beneficial therapy at the Barbara Sinatra Center for Abused Children, making it possible for them to cope with traumas associated with abuse".

Sport Houston Nutt's attorney seeking phone records from Ole Miss AD Ross Bjork
Author: 0 Houston Nutt's attorney seeking phone records from Ole Miss AD Ross Bjork

Freeze and Ole Miss were already in trouble with the NCAA, so the embarrassing and inappropriate phone call provided the school with a convenient opportunity to call an end to the Freeze era in Oxford. Me and the players and the coaches have no influence on what happened. Numerous players are connecting with an unrelenting passion he brings to the table.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte drives Chelsea, sensing rivals will make it harder

The Spanish global striker signed for Chelsea from Real Madrid in a deal reported to be worth up to 80 million euros ($92m) last week, and climbed off the bench with about 30 minutes remaining of the exhibition match. Conte said he expects the same level of support from the Singapore fans just like what they experienced from the Chinese fans during his side's 3-0 win against Arsenal in Beijing on Saturday.

Sport Ancelotti: Renato Sanches could make Man Utd move
Author: 0 Ancelotti: Renato Sanches could make Man Utd move

The Portugal worldwide joined Bayern last summer in a shock £44million transfer after being linked to United for months. United were believed to be leading the race for his signature 12 months ago, but confusion surrounding the managerial situation at Old Trafford allowed the German giants to swoop in for the Benfica starlet for a fee of £27.5m.

Sport Big Ten confirms new TV deals with Fox, ESPN, CBS and BTN
Author: 0 Big Ten confirms new TV deals with Fox, ESPN, CBS and BTN

We've not talked about it", Meyer said. A win in Year 3, at least in the eyes of fans, is the must-do of the fall. "Nowadays, fifth-year seniors at Ohio State are hard to find". Penn State (3.284) and Minnesota (3.280) were fifth and sixth, respectively, while IL (3.151) was eighth. Those deals are why Big Ten revenue shares per school are expected to top $50 million annually as soon as 2018.

Sport GM John Elway, Denver Broncos agreed to new five-year contract extension
Author: 0 GM John Elway, Denver Broncos agreed to new five-year contract extension

Although details have yet to be released, Elway is expected to become the NFL's highest-paid general manager. The former Broncos quarterback and Hall of Famer took over duties as GM and Executive Vice President back in 2011. John Elway already has a Super Bowl under his belt as a GM. At the NFL league meetings in March, Ellis stressed the Broncos' desire to extend Elway.

Sport Everton Have Fresh Offer For Gylfi Sigurdsson Knocked Back
Author: 0 Everton Have Fresh Offer For Gylfi Sigurdsson Knocked Back

The Toffees have offered £40m, plus another £5m in add-ons, for the Iceland worldwide, 27, who has made it clear he wants a move to Goodison Park. Everton , along with Leicester City have had a number of offers for the Icelandic worldwide rejected by the Swans, who are looking for £50m.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to repeat Real Madrid success this season
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to repeat Real Madrid success this season

It's suggested Zidane isn't fussed about signing Kylian Mbappe . Ronaldo is not with the Madrid squad for the International Champions Cup, but Zidane confirmed he will return three days before the Champions League holders face United again in the UEFA Super Cup in Skopje.