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McGregor vs Diaz 2 Coming Soon….

Amir Khan believes he would need six months to fight Conor McGregor under MMA rules. Uh oh. The last person you want to trash talk is someone who fights for a living. He actually handles it pretty well, except for when he says, "f**k McGregor" as he goes back into the room. The Stockton native defeated the featherweight champion via a second round submission and was has since demanded a big payday in order to grant McGregor a rematch the Irishman most definitely craved.

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Martinez, Verlander lead streaking Tigers past Mets, 4-3

NEW YORK: The Mets have lost seven of Verrett's lat eight starts, are 1-4 in his last five road starts, and are 1-6 in his last seven road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than.600. It was 6-3 in the seventh when Bruce came up with men on first and second and nobody out. Back-to-back singles remained on when Cabrera plunked Neil Walker in the head attempting to throw to second.

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US flagbearer Michael Phelps leads team into Olympics opening ceremony

Brazil's bronze-medal long-distance runner Vanderlei de Lima ceremoniously opened the games when he lit the Olympic cauldron using the Olympic torch that has passed through countries across the globe, including several in Brazil where protesters have attempted to block its passage.

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Rio 2016: Russia Boasts No Olympic Team Is Cleaner

The IOC chose not to impose a blanket ban on all Russian athletes at a meeting in July, but directed sports federations to allow Russians to compete if they met a set of criteria, including a clean doping past and sufficient testing at worldwide events.

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American TV viewers slam NBC for delaying Rio broadcast

In an Olympics first, athletes participated in the opening ceremony's creative program by receiving a seed and a cartridge with soil. From the traditional to the colourful to the 'what-are-they-wearing?' Here's a look at some of the team outfits from Brazil.

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Mourinho: Leicester story only possible in England

This is the only country where everyone wants this to happen. "This is the only country where the football structures allow this to happen", he said. "I don't want to speak about Paul (Pogba) because he is a Juventus player and I don't like other managers to speak about my players".

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Labeling Yanks a 'pretender,' Cashman flips rebuild switch

No-name for now. The Miami Marlins made a deal with the Padres for starters Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea, but Rea suffered an elbow injury after just 3 1/3 innings and ended up being shipped back to San Diego for one of the prospects the Marlins sent over, meaning they came up short for the rotation upgrade they sought.

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Germany's Schweinsteiger Retires From International Football

Bastian Schweinsteiger , star midfielder and captain of the national football team of Germany, announced on Friday that he is retiring from global football after making a record 120 appearances over 12 years. "This is why it is right and sensible to break away from the team now and wish the team all the best for qualification and the 2018 World Cup". Makes worldwide debut in June 2004 in a 2-0 defeat by Hungary in Kaiserslautern.

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Rio 2016: Who will be the stars of the Games?

According to online gold and silver market Bullion Vault , if this year's medal manufacturers Brazilian Mint made their reward from solid gold they would be worth $39,812 each. Ledecky shocked the world when she won the 800-meter freestyle in London as a Maryland high-schooler, but over the last four years, the 19-year-old has only further solidified herself as the woman to beat.

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England 'without a wheel' against Pakistan in Ben Stokes' absence - Vaughan

It's all a far cry from the first six matches of his Test career, with Woakes managing just one wicket for 144 runs against South Africa at Centurion in January. Pakistan suffered a setback just four balls into their innings on Thursday when Hafeez lazily guided a short and wide delivery from James Anderson straight to Gary Ballance at point.

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Kings' Cousins Scores 17 as USA Men Beat China 119-62

The new Dallas Maverick looked fully recovered, scoring 18 points on 9 for 10 shooting in Australia's 87-66 win over France on Saturday. Durant was certainly in a rhythm as the four-time National Basketball Association scoring champion hit 10 of 14 field-goal attempts.

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Sri Lanka 6-1 at tea after dismissing Australia for paltry 203

However, there was no play possible in the final session and that remained the score at stumps. Sri Lanka's cricket board lodged a complaint on Monday with the visiting Australians after their bowling consultant and local legend Muttiah Muralitharan was involved in a bust-up with his former colleagues.

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Tyron Woodley wins UFC welterweight championship

Woodley's second preference is Georges St-Pierre at UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden, the fight promotion's first-ever card in NY. "I went to parry the jab and then he went over the top". Jake Ellenberger dropped Matt Brown with a huge right hand in the very first exchange. "But we'll see if I get it". "They'll kinda decide that, but I'm going to sit back, spend some time with my family, and figure out what I'm doing next".

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Frampton wins WBA title

As subway cars rumbled underneath the Barclays Center's floor, it was Leo Santa Cruz, the previously imperious featherweight king known as El Terremoto (the Earthquake), who was feeling tremors. It was a tough fight. The 29-year-old came out on top as the clear victor by two of the judges, while the third saw the entertaining bout as a draw.

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Castro lifts Yankees over Cleveland 13-7

Davis helped provide insurance runs with a one-out homer in the seventh before he walked with one out in the ninth and scored on Kipnis' double. The Indians will try to stop the bleeding with staff leader Corey Kluber - who dominated the Yankees in Cleveland's only win against NY this season - on the mound opposite CC Sabathia .

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Minding goes from last to first in England's Nassau Stakes

This sixth win from seven consecutive Group 1 starts was not the daughter of Galileo's most impressive so far, but she had a quicker surface to contend with in a 2000m event which became tactical despite attracting only five runners. "It's great to have her, and great she doesn't mind running often". It's hard to know how good she is, she has run over a variety of trips and just does what she has to.

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Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony Highlights, All The Best Bits In One Place

The Rio Olympics, the first to be held in South America, are being held at a time of heightened concerns of terrorism following attacks in European cities inspired by Islamist extremism. He retired after London before coming back for these Olympics. When the seeds sprout, they will be planted in a Rio park. Swimming legend Michael Phelps said the honor of being the USA flag bearer was something that he could not pass up.

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte on faith: I pray before a game

And Conte insists that former England global Terry can play into his forties. In the future it's important to have this relationship because he is the captain of our team and it's important also to transfer sometimes message. Terry is on another of a string of one-year contracts, but Conte said that does not mean this will be the 35-year-old's final season of his career.

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Marvel's 'Avengers: Infinity Wars' Will No Longer Be Two Parts

Eventually this bubbled up to the Marvel higher-ups, leading us straight to the eventual single-part Infinity War film. The Russo brothers, who directed " Captain America: Winter Soldier " and " Captain America: Civil War ", were slated to begin shooting the next " Avengers " film later this year.

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Cook and Hales defy Pakistan

Pakistan were bowled out for 400 in reply to England's first innings 297, a significant lead of 103 runs. Shoaib believes Pakistan are still slight favourites to become the first Asian side to win at Edgbaston . Cook and Hales batted positively, the former ending on 64 not out and Hales taking a single off the final ball of the day to reach his first fifty of the series which is level at 1-1.

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Carl Edwards will start from the pole at the Glen

He only lost one lap - until he cut another tire and hit the wall. "It rivals what you feel at Daytona and Talladega with the racing, for a different reason". Although he's an accomplished road course racer, lightning - literally - isn't going to strike twice. Adding to the action is Watkins Glen's placement as the 22 race on the Cup Series, one of five races before the Chase for the Cup in which 16 drivers will compete for the series championship over the final 10 races of the season.

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Ryan Fitzpatrick says fans told him to stop being greedy during negotiations

The two sides ended a months-long contract stalemate by agreeing to terms on a one-year, $12 million deal Wednesday night. "They wanted my agent's number". The Jets certainly wouldn't mind a repeat of Fitzpatrick's statistical performance from last season, when he set the franchise record with 31 touchdown passes and helped lead NY within a victory of the playoffs.

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Russian whistleblower Stepanova not to appeal Rio ban

Meldonium was added to the World Anti-Doping Agency's list of banned substances from January 1, but some positive tests were later overturned after the agency said there was a lack of clear scientific evidence about how long it takes for the drug to be excreted from the body.

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How to Watch the Summer Olympics for Free

If you live in the USA, you can not see the opening ceremonies live online. If you're actually going to be there in the Brazilian city to experience the Olympics in person, the app also has maps and spectator guides to help you get to watch the sports that you actually care about.

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Padres' Cashner, Rea to Marlins in 7-player deal

The 29-year old right-hander is 4-7 with a 4.76 ERA in 16 starts. Mattingly, former manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, faced the 6-foot-6 right-hander often in the NL West. The rotation behind Fernandez and Adam Conley was troublesome, especially with Wei-Yin Chen first pitching poorly and now out with an elbow strain. However, the trade had the potential to be even bigger.

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Is Aroldis Chapman worth four Chicago Cubs?

Chicago has acquired closer Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees, Jon Heyman of MLB Network and FanRag Sports reported late Monday morning . The Cubs are incredibly young and don't really need to prospect depth in their minor league system, so I understand why they made this transaction. In Warren, the Yankees are retaining a player who was traded to the Cubs during the offseason in exchange for Starlin Castro .

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Jitu Rai disappoints in the 10m air pistol final

Continuing to heap praises on Jitu Rai, he added that it was a major honour to be in the finals in the Olympics, however, adding that it will be tough from now on. Her other colleague Ayonika Paul had won the silver at the competition. The finals will take place later in the day. He shot 28.9 in his first three shots, falling to the last spot, right from the start.

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A look at how deadline deals could shape rest of season

Louis in the fourth inning and was put on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow sprain. No-name for now. They now have seven top 100 prospects and five within the top 50. But in the past week the Yankees have managed to restore confidence in what they are doing. Instead, they flipped him rather than lose him for nothing.

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USOC chairman defends position on Russian doping

The decision, on the eve of the opening ceremony, could invite a dozen more appeals against the ban from Russian competitors, according to the tribunal's chief, and underlines Russian arguments that the ban lacks legal justification. "As a result, we will not file an appeal to CAS". Rosie MacLennan, Canada's only gold medallist from the 2012 London Olympics, wore a wide grin as she waved the Maple Leaf as the team's flag-bearer.

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Donald Trump Lashes Out At Immigrants Yet Again, Mentions Moroccans

Trump's statements disparaging immigrants who have come to this country legally are particularly unhelpful". On Thursday, protestors were ejected from a Donald Trump rally in Portland, Maine for silently holding up pocket Constitutions during his remarks.

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Verizon said to end Yahoo survival fight with a $4.8b deal

The transaction is seen boosting Verizon's AOL internet business, which the company acquired a year ago for $4.4 billion, by giving it access to Yahoo's advertising technology tools, as well as other assets such as search, mail, messenger and real estate.

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Narsingh Yadav gets clean chit from NADA, set to participate in Olympics

The wrestler who had failed a dope test on July 25, earlier this year had cried conspiracy, following which a panel was set up by NADA to hear his case. Parveen Rana was named Narsingh's replacement for the Games. After the decision was out, Narsingh's supporters were seen celebrating the verdict outside NADA office.

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WVU Shooter Wins First Rio Gold

But she was set to compete in the last of six preliminary heats along with fellow Russian Svetlana Chimrova. Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. This year Thrasher became the first freshman to sweep both NCAA individual air rifle titles while helping West Virginia capture its fourth straight national title.

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Vardy: rejecting Arsenal was an 'easy' decision

Talks were held over the film in Los Angeles last week, yet the 29-year-old insists the main focus is on Leicester producing an outstanding sequel to last season. "But he's looked at it and the team and said 'I'm better suited in this Leicester structure than the Arsenal structure, I will probably get more chances to play regularly at Leicester'".

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Australian laptops stolen from Rio 2016 Olympic Village during fire evacuation

Approximately 100 athletes were evacuated Friday after a small fire broke out in the basement auto park of the Olympic Village apartments housing the Australian team. But athletes are less concerned about the theft, and more concerned about the lack of fire alarms; people were notified about the blaze by word of mouth.


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