Appearing on radio station Hot 97 in NY, the former boxer said the reason he has not considered Mayweather as the greatest boxer of all time is that of his choice of opponents. De La Hoya would have him somewhere in the top 10. De La Hoya asked while suggesting that just about all of Mayweather's opponents were either well past their prime (Mosley, Cotto, Pacquiao) or didn't have the experience (Canelo) to present a real challenge.
Junis received a no-decision when he made his first major-league start against the Twins on May 21 when he gave up two runs and five hits over 4 2/3 innings. Outfielder Alex Gordon singled in Alcides Escobar, followed by second baseman Whit Merrifield's RBI-single. He is 3-5 on the year with a 4.62 ERA. He is the favorite for saves for the time being in the Kansas City bullpen.
In nearly a carbon copy of his fourth Tour de France win earlier this year, Froome built an early lead in Spain and Team Sky were able to fend off the attacks of his rivals to see it home, with Froome able to extend his advantage on the penultimate stage.
They have seven out of the available nine points, but the performances have been far from vintage. Liverpool , on the other hand, hosts Seville. Both teams have made three changes with Walker, Stones and Aguero coming in for Kompany, Sterling and B.Silva.
THE man they call "Chocolatito" - Roman Gonzalez - usurped WBC super-flyweight king Carlos Cuadras (Mexico) in a fight-of-the-year contender at the Forum in Inglewood on September 10, 2016. Repeating that triumph, now that four-division champion Gonzalez has aligned with a new trainer and prepared fervently in Japan, will be a chore. "I am blessed by God for giving me this opportunity", Chocolatito said.
His third try in as many games won him the Man of the Match award in Perth on Saturday but his brilliant first-half effort was ultimately not enough to break the deadlock in a 23-23 draw with the Springboks . With Foley's conversion, it extended the Australian lead to 10 points, the score 20-10. Moore and Polota-Nau have been influential for Uelese, and the latter was quick to lavish praise on the potential heir to the Wallabies' hooking spot.
How tough was it to bring down the elusive running back? USC , on the other hand, suffered two turnovers and didn't play a slick game. Western Michigan ran for 263 yards on Saturday, on 5.5 yards per attempt. "If there's going to be an interception Saturday doing the same thing, I'll take it, because ultimately that's going to help us get to where we want to be as an offense, and that's being aggressive, pushing the ball down the field".
A lot of the mistakes were self-inflicted. Punt return was a disaster, however, including a muff that led to a Cincinnati touchdown when rookie Donovan Peoples-Jones lost the ball ... Faced with a more-than-capable Florida front-seven last week, the Wolverines managed 215 rushing yards (compared to just 11 for UF, but that's neither here nor there).
That bout was originally on the preliminary card, but was moved up when the Johnson vs. Borg fight was scrapped. "That's normal", she said. "I know in the last round I was going to go for the takedown and I did". "I'm coming for the welterweight belt". If you missed out on Saturday night's action, we have you covered. "We need knockouts in the flyweight division".
Chazz Surratt and Brandon Harris combined to throw for three scores for North Carolina (0-2, 0-1). On paper, the numbers themselves jumped off the page. "I thought both of them did a nice job with their poise", Fedora said. The Cardinals and Tar Heels will face off for the eighth time, and the first because 2012, when the two clubs meet on Saturday at noon at Kenan Stadium.
All of this helped mask whatever Pendergast did at various times Saturday night. 2016 Sam Darnold or 2017 Sam Darnold?: USC's hopes of beating Stanford are not inherently pinned to Sam Darnold. But Bryce Love gained 102 yards in the first quarter and the run defense looked suspiciously like it did against Western Michigan. Of course Stanford has had recent success against the Trojans and is a big, physical team that's able to control the trenches.
The Tigers survived and advanced. They probably wouldn't have minded if he came out timid, either. The true freshman got his wish before the Clemson's season-opener on September 2, when he ran down the hill once again, this time in full pads and in front of an announced crowd of slightly more than 80,000 screaming fans.
Stephens summoned some of her best strokes when she needed them the most to take the last three games of a back-and-forth thriller, to edge seven-time major champion Williams 6-1 0-6 7-5 on Thursday night. Williams finished with 51 unforced errors , to Stephens' 27. It will be a clash of styles, between the first-strike tennis of Keys and the athletic prowess of Stephens , who has married attack and defence so brilliantly this tournament.
The Nittany Lions started their season with a 52-0 win over Akron a week ago and followed that by beating Pitt 33-14 for the once-heated rival's first visit to State College in almost two decades. "This was just like beating Akron for us". "For their win a year ago it was like winning the Super Bowl ", he said, via Onward State . Sophomore running back Chawntez Moss rushed a combined 10 yards, setting the Panthers up at PSU's 3-yard line.
Recently, the Raiders and Janikowski agreed to rework his deal so he can join the team when they move to Las Vegas. Janikowski has a career field-goal percentage of 80.4 and even last season he made 82.9 percent of his attempts, meaning he's still kicking at a fairly decent clip.
Moody has started all seven of the All Blacks' Test matches in 2017 and will be sorely missed ahead of the match against the Springboks in Albany next Saturday. "We're trying to play this brand of rugby that everyone wants us to play but sometimes that's going to force errors and we've just got to get better at it", he said.
Stoke City's Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, right, scores his side's second goal against Manchester United during the English Premier League soccer match at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. But a manager who builds his team around discipline and organisation will be unimpressed with the two goals United conceded. - No player has scored more goals in their first four Premier League games for Manchester United than Lukaku (4, same as Louis Saha, Robin van Persie and Zlatan Ibrahimovic).
Tune in to Action 2 News at 10 and Sunday Sports Night Cover 2 at 10:35 for all your Packers postgame coverage. Like the Patriots , the Packers have had the good fortune to have a quarterback - like Brady, a guy who will go down as one of the all-time greats - who is reliable, consistent and showing no signs of slowing down.
About five different Mississippi State players had the chance to recover the fumble, but Tech wideout Cee Jay Powell ended up being the man to recover the fumble. That honor belonged to running back Boston Scott, who is part of a redesign of the running back position in Ruston. Louisiana Tech , which also played an FCS member, rolled up 497 yards of total offense last week and boasts a bit more offensive firepower than Charleston Southern.
With the full support of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, ADC will host five of the eleven Pakistan v Sri Lanka games and is the only facility in the UAE to host any Twenty20 games in this series, demonstrating Abu Dhabi's wider drive to grow cricket in the capital from grass-roots level all the way to global competition.
Among the tentative plans is to delay the series until Tuesday and play one doubleheader, or delaying the series until Wednesday (also playing one doubleheader) and making up the third game at Yankee Stadium . "I don't think that's fair so I don't think that is going to happen". The Yankees-Rays series later this month will still be played at Yankee Stadium.
India will play New Zealand in three ODIs and three T20Is in the tour that goes on from October 22 to November 7 . "The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in association with Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket announces the schedule for the upcoming India Cricket home season starting September 17, 2017", said BCCI in a media release.
While things may be looking up for the Cowboys , they still have to face a Giants team boasting a tough defense and talented offense, which led to an 11-5 season past year. We know Dallas will have the NFL's leading rusher from 2016 in Ezekiel Elliott . Big Blue will need Collins making plays on Sunday if they want to come away with the victory over their division rivals.
With an unusually early 1300 (1100GMT) kick-off time for Real on the back of an global break, Zidane left many of those who had been away with their national teams in reserve. Little changed in the second half as Levante continue to frustrate although when Real did create an opening, they proved wasteful, with Bale missing two more good headed opportunities during the second half.
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Donald and the Rams will continue to work towards a new deal. The 26-year-old is due to make $1.8m in base salary this year. 99 back on the field again. Give Donald a few practice sessions and it won't be long until he's getting after quarterbacks and blowing up plays in the backfield as one of the best defenders in the NFL.
Smith found big-play joy with pocket rocket Tyreek Hill racing away from big-money free agent signing Stephon Gilmore for a 75-yard touchdown that changed the momentum of an opening-night game the Patriots looked set to run away with in the opening exchanges.
Murray and Hingis had already won Wimbledon in July while Saturday's triumph took their record as a team to a ideal 10-0. Vandeweghe had been on court less than 18 hours earlier, when she had lost her singles semi-final to Madison Keys, and took time to find her rhythm.
The Oregon defense came up with a huge third-down stop when linebacker Jonah Moi sacked Lee, forcing a punt. On Nebraska's first play from scrimmage, receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. On fourth-and-10, Morgan gained 22 yards on a catch-and-run, and then hauled in an 18-yard touchdown pass on the next play. Thomas Graham Jr. gets an interception for OR, and the Ducks are in business again.
Barca continued to push but seemed to be playing in front of Espanyol . Barcelona has quickly put an agonizing August behind it and taken the early lead of the Spanish league. Espanyol was being outplayed but retained a sporadic threat, with a combination of Pique and Samuel Umtiti diverting Baptistao's 61st-minute shot behind.
The 24-year-old returned to the stadium shortly before the full-time whistle, rejoining his teammates in the City dugout with a large plaster across his face. Mane opened his goal scoring account for the season during Liverpool's first match of the season, which was an entertaining 3-3 draw with Watford as he scored an equalizer on the day, midway through the first half.
It has been five years since longtime Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted for sexually abusing 10 boys in a 15-year span. The report, written after Sandusky's arrest, states that Paterno allegedly told McQueary at the time that his claim was the second complaint of that nature he had received, according to CNN.
The Swedish striker, who scored 28 goals across all competitions for the Red Devils a year ago, posted a tweet featuring a photo of his new shirt number at the club, No. "The club have indicated there could be a role for him here at some point". Jose Mourinho has improved United's team since his arrival previous year, with the likes of Pogba, Ibrahimovic, Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan all being lured to the club.
Taking a dig at the players, Wenger said, "I always have problems understanding what a legend is and isn't". We need to analyse well and respond well. Are they in? Are they out? "Are they half in and half out?" There are teams not far from us who want to win the championship. It is uncomfortable and not the way to work.
Judge Amos Mazzant III granted a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against the NFL's six-game suspension of Elliott, handing the Dallas Cowboys running back a big victory. In the ruling , Mazzant stated, "Based upon the preliminary injunction standard, the Court finds that Elliott did not receive a fundamentally fair hearing , necessitating the Court grant the request for preliminary injunction ", as to why he sided with the NFLPA argument.
Erik Lamela and Danny Rose remain long-term injury absentees for Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs look to get back to winning ways. It's unsual to see Pochettino play with two conventional strikers- the Argentine usually prefers two wide forwards to support main man Harry Kane- so new signing Llorente is another who may have to wait until later in the game for his club debut.