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Sport White: Only Person Stripped Of Title Is Conor
Author: 0 White: Only Person Stripped Of Title Is Conor

At the press conference, White said he was "100%" certain McGregor would return to the octagon in 2018, saying: "Conor is coming back this year 100%". He's a (expletive) stud who said yes and comes in and fights Khabib on one week's notice. "And Conor is not the guy I want to throw in as a late replacement fighter".

Sport Manziel Blames Browns for his Performance
Author: 0 Manziel Blames Browns for his Performance

While Manziel has repeatedly acknowledged that he made mistakes during his National Football League career, he thinks the Browns should have seen some of them coming. Manziel added that it wasn't until Josh McCown showed up and took him under his wing that he started to understand what was required of him. As scouts and representatives of all 32 NFL teams watched, he recently worked out with Texas A&M athletes at the school's pro day and is playing in a spring league .

Sport Community of Brandfort relive Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's exile days
Author: 0 Community of Brandfort relive Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's exile days

The flag above the Great Hall at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits University) in Johannesburg , where Madikizela-Mandela obtained a bachelor of arts degree, was flown at half-mast in honour of her memory. In 1993, Winnie Mandela was elected as the president of the African National Congress (ANC ) Women's League. Winnie might have looked pompous to many because through it all, just as she starred apartheid in the face, she refused to be defined by her mistakes and ever carried ...

Sport Brock Lesnar Returning to the UFC
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar Returning to the UFC

Originally a unanimous decision win for Lesnar , the result was changed to a no-contest when he failed a pair of drug tests following the bout. The former UFC Heavyweight Champion now has a MMA record of 5 wins, 3 losses and 1 NC. He will also have to complete six months of USADA testing, which is likely to be extremely stringent based on Lesnar's previous failed tests. Lesnar is now contracted by the WWE [VIDEO ], however, the upcoming WrestleMania 34 is expected to be his ...

Sport Hughton refuses to blame Murray for Brighton loss
Author: 0 Hughton refuses to blame Murray for Brighton loss

The lift they got from the penalty miss saw them go on and get the first goal. First, he fired narrowly over after a rare error from the otherwise assured Harry Maguire. "At that stage I was fairly comfortable that we weren't going to concede but that's the change in moments of the game and you either benefit or you don't".

Sport Arsène Wenger: It's great that Aubameyang let Lacazette take penalty
Author: 0 Arsène Wenger: It's great that Aubameyang let Lacazette take penalty

Arsenal are relying on winning the Europa League to secure a place in the Champions League next season. Wenger confirmed that both Alexander Lacazette and Peter Cech would be fit for selection at the Emirates Stadium. It's about how well we play together, the quality of our game and how we want to play football. "We're not going to think that we have to give all our strength and power to the Europa League games".

Sport Docherty: If Mourinho was made of chocolate he'd eat himself
Author: 0 Docherty: If Mourinho was made of chocolate he'd eat himself

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba insists that he respects all the choices made by his manager Jose Mourinho with regards to team selection and will wait for things "turn a corner" to start playing again regularly for the team. "I think he is fine after the injury". I've often played 90 minutes. "The club, manager and team always receive a great welcome when visiting America, with our millions of USA fans always keen to get closer to Manchester United ".

Sport Yankees Sweep Two-Game Set with Rays Behind Offensive Rout
Author: 0 Yankees Sweep Two-Game Set with Rays Behind Offensive Rout

That's not something the Miami Marlins could get away with if Stanton wasn't hitting. In a league that's been around since 1869, no team has ever achieved what Didi and the Yankees did yesterday. Stanton did club 59 home runs last season and is supposed to form a historic duo with sophomore Aaron Judge , so expectations in The Bronx are extremely high - fair or unfair.

Sport Liverpool trash City, Barcelona enjoy home comfort
Author: 0 Liverpool trash City, Barcelona enjoy home comfort

It roared Liverpool on as it attacked, again and again, in the "15- or 20-minute spell" that Guardiola later said cost his team the game, and it lifted the team up as it rocked back on its heels in the second half, desperately keeping City at bay.

Sport James hits milestone as Cavs hold off Raptors
Author: 0 James hits milestone as Cavs hold off Raptors

Celtics coach Brad Stevens said he did not know whether Rozier could play Wednesday. "He doesn't do a lot of things on the court that are very sexy, but he just gets things done". We've just got to keep going. "You can only take so much", Drew said of the adversity the Cavs have battled all season. He also dished out four assists against just one turnover, finishing with a team-high plus/minus (+27).Sometimes those individual plus/minus numbers can deceive.

Sport We need to improve - Heynckes expects better from below-par Bayern
Author: 0 We need to improve - Heynckes expects better from below-par Bayern

It didn't demoralise us, but we lost inertia. On Tuesday night, European champions Real Madrid and Bayern Munich both made significant strides in their bid to make it the Champions League semi-finals. Soria tried to change directions quickly but he couldn't keep the ball from trickling across the goal line after it hit the post. "We are the better team, even if we didn't show it throughout", he said.

Sport Gary Neville reacts to Chelsea FC's 3-1 loss to Tottenham
Author: 0 Gary Neville reacts to Chelsea FC's 3-1 loss to Tottenham

The commencement of a three-year Premier League domestic broadcasting deal helped Spurs earn 149.8 million pounds in TV and media revenue, up from the previous year's 94.8 million, in a season where the club finished second behind champions Chelsea .

Sport Track and field gets off to chilly start
Author: 0 Track and field gets off to chilly start

Akwasi Aikins (Plainfield Central) and Matt Wilson swept the conference's men's outdoor honors, while Celina Mayforth took home accolades on the women's side. Pella won the meet with 153 and Oskaloosa was second with 110. The Laker boys team placed second in the 4x200, 4x400 and 4x800 relays. Freshman Gabby Fredrickson had the Laker girls' top finish clearing 4-10 to place third in the high jump; sophomore teammate Nicole Swanson was sixth (4-08).

Sport Jack Nicklaus Posts Heartfelt Tweet After Grandson's Hole-In-One At Masters
Author: 0 Jack Nicklaus Posts Heartfelt Tweet After Grandson's Hole-In-One At Masters

Minutes later Jack Nicklaus's grandson, Gary, on the bag for gramps, holed out a tee shot on the 9th, sending a charge through the property and tears to Jack's eyes. "The more relaxed you can be going into Thursday the better". Finau seeminly dislocated his ankle and then looked to pop it back in after he twisted it while running in celebration after sinking his tee shot for a hole in one of.

Sport Potential Barcelona Lineup Against AS Roma
Author: 0 Potential Barcelona Lineup Against AS Roma

Ernesto Valverde's side struggled for rhythm for much of the game against the Italian side, but built a three-goal advantage thanks to own goals either side of half-time from Daniele De Rossi (40) and Kostas Manolas (55) and a tap in from Gerard Pique (59).

Sport Julian Edelman may have helped prevent a school shooting in MI
Author: 0 Julian Edelman may have helped prevent a school shooting in MI

Once the comment was confirmed, Edelman told Moen to call 911. They alerted MI police who then arrived at the address and found a 14-year-old boy who admitted to posting the threatening comment. Police linked the post to a 14-year-old MI boy. Edelman said in an interview, reported by the Times . Edelman's action to alert authorities about the potential threat is one thing citizens can do to effectively reduce school violence.

Sport Sally Pearson Out of Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Sally Pearson Out of Commonwealth Games

But Pearson's comeback from that hurdle - as well as her denial of such retirement rumours being true - gave hope of her being able to continue her run at the pinnacle of the sport. On Saturday, Pearson acknowledged she was not fully fit but that it would be a matter of pain management before and after the Games. Pearson added: "The most important thing is to make sure that I can get to those competitions (2019 world championships and 2020 Olympic Games) as strong as ever and be at my best ...

Sport Even Juve fans applaud Ronaldo's stunning overhead goal
Author: 0 Even Juve fans applaud Ronaldo's stunning overhead goal

AS's headline was: "What planet did you come from? while Marca's read: "THE goal" followed by 'Cristiano scores an overhead kick in a historic victory in Turin ". "No, absolutely no. That is one of the great goals you will see... It had never happened to me in my career before". Zidane went on to praise the way he was treated during his time with Juve as a player, where he won six trophies before signing for Madrid in 2001.

Sport Former Chelsea captain Ray Wilkins dies
Author: 0 Former Chelsea captain Ray Wilkins dies

I'll be forever grateful. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this inconceivably tough time. "He was just an absolute gentlemen but a fierce victor". And as Milan took on city rivals Inter on Wednesday night, Wilkins' name was sung by supporters who unfurled a banner paying tribute to the former midfielder, describing him as a Rossoneri legend.

Sport Rivals Glimpse Intimidating Tiger Of Old At Masters
Author: 0 Rivals Glimpse Intimidating Tiger Of Old At Masters

He's probably one of the best players to ever play the game. Sharma, his father and several friends were among the thousands crammed throughout the tight course to watch Woods play an exhibition round. The image of Woods pumping his fist in that red shirt was replaced by the sunken eyes of his mug shot. The stairs were wooden, a bad combination with socks.

Sport Tony Finau injures ankle during Par-3 contest at the Masters
Author: 0 Tony Finau injures ankle during Par-3 contest at the Masters

He appeared to pop the ankle back into place before standing and limping noticeably back toward the tee box. Unfortunately, those fears were confirmed by Golf Channel's Todd Lewis , who reports that Finau did dislocate his left ankle during the fall.

Sport Carlo out for season for Bruins with ankle injury
Author: 0 Carlo out for season for Bruins with ankle injury

The Lightning set a franchise single-season points record (110) while moving into a tie with Boston for first place in the Atlantic Division. Andrei Vasilevskiy got his first career win against Boston and the Bolts converted their chances Tuesday night, rolling to a pivotal 4-0 win over the Bruins at Amalie Arena.

Sport Gambhir responds to Afridi over Kashmir tweet
Author: 0 Gambhir responds to Afridi over Kashmir tweet

In the aftermath of the Shopian killings, Pakistan cricket star Shahid Afridi on Tuesday said that the situation in Kashmir is "appalling and worrisome". Afridi is celebrating a dismissal of a no ball", the former Kolkata Knight Riders captain tweeted. An angry Gambhir hit back at Afridi, calling his understanding of the term "UN" is only limited to Under Nineteen, while mocking the cricketer for his statement.

Sport Man City Star: I Deserve To Be Player Of The Year
Author: 0 Man City Star: I Deserve To Be Player Of The Year

Mohamed Salah may have set the Premier League season on fire but the Liverpool forward is not good enough yet to represent La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona, according to former Reds midfielder Charlie Adam. "You can not say enough what an wonderful season De Bruyne has had", Given told Sky's Premier League Daily . On the face of it, de Bruyne should maintain the status quo by becoming another EPL title victor to land both prestigious accolades as City's grand conductor in his ...

Sport David Warner: I May not play for Australia again
Author: 0 David Warner: I May not play for Australia again

In addition to their 12-month playing suspensions, Smith was barred from captaining his country for a further year while Warner won't again be considered for a leadership position. "This I believe was unfair to the players ". "They created this character, now they're throwing him out as the scapegoat". As a result of the scandal, ASICS has terminated its sponsorship contracts with Warner and Cameron Bancroft , effective immediately.

Sport Canelo Alvarez withdraws from Gennady Golovkin rematch
Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez withdraws from Gennady Golovkin rematch

He added: "Before the first fight, I knew he was not clean". Golovkin is now expected to fight a replacement opponent on May 5 at the T-Mobile Arena. Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times reported he'll look to schedule his next match after the April 18 hearing in the case. Team Canelo made it clear during the conference that they still wish for a Canelo-GGG rematch to go down, perhaps in August or September.

Sport The Astros' World Series banner reveal was a colossal, glorious failure
Author: 0 The Astros' World Series banner reveal was a colossal, glorious failure

Finally, the jewelry is emblazoned with the phrases "Earned History" and " Houston Strong" and features a depiction of Minute Maid Park's iconic left field wall below the Houston city skyline. He hit.269 with six home runs, 22 RBIs and 29 stolen bases in 120 games last season. Josh Donaldson and Aledmys Diaz each smacked a solo shot and Jaime Garcia held Chicago to a run over six innings in his first start for Toronto.

Sport Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo deletes Twitter due to derogatory tweets
Author: 0 Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo deletes Twitter due to derogatory tweets

But with DiVincenzo, it was too much for MI (33-8), ending an impressive run for a team aiming to win its first national title since 1989. By the end of the half, Villanova dug themselves out of the deficit, carving out a 37-28 lead. But Ashley Howard, Wright's top assistant, had, and he saw enough to recruit Gillespie. The sophomore from Newark, Delaware, broke his foot early in his freshman season and was limited to eight games and a medical redshirt, though he probably could have played ...