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Michael Bisping to make first title defense against Dan Henderson

The sticking point to the fight being made could be Henderson's current status with the UFC because he was out of contract after his last win over Hector Lombar...


UFC 200: Brock Lesnar guaranteed a record payday in UFC history

Nunes came out guns blazing against Tate, and had her on wobbly legs within two minutes. "I worked with them ever since I left the Octagon". Luckily for Lesn...


Indiana Trump rally planned amid Pence VP consideration

Pence, the column said, referred to pink, chartreuse, teal, and magenta, in particular, as "gateway colors" for young boys who might have an inclination toward ...


Karembeu wary of history-chasing Ronaldo

Despite a good overall performance, the Manchester United midfielder was responsible for the opening goal as his handball resulted in France being awarded a...


Cristiano Ronaldo: Our players deserved this

I'm proud of our group and of what we have achieved but this was simply not our night". "This is a unique moment for me, for all the Portuguese people and it'...


Euro 2016: SK's team of the tournament

Portugal's shock win over France in the European Championship final was the country's first global title, though superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was forced to wa...


LEADING OFF: Derby day; timely break for Cubs, Rangers

Texas Rangers relief pitcher Cesar Ramos (55) looks to the outfield as Minnesota Twins' Eduardo Escobar, background, circles the bases on his two-run home run d...


Andy Murray, Roger Federer Make 'Big 2 and Friends' in Wimbledon Semifinals

Andy Murray will meet Wimbledon tenth seed Tomas Berdych in the semifinals. He'll play seven times Wimbledon champion Federer . Czech Tomas Berdych, wh...


Golden State Star Draymond Green Arrested for Assault

He is facing assault and battery charges under the city code, according to Lt. Scott Wriggelsworth with the East Lansing Police Department. Green faces a ma...


MSU's Davis gets $4M guaranteed from Grizzlies

Though, ultimately Andrew Harrison fell in the 2015 draft to the second round due to an underwhelming two seasons at famed Kentucky. It was announced Sunday...


Brewers Fall To Cardinals 8-1

Leake (6-7) allowed six hits and no walks in his first win since June 12th. He had fanned 10 a year ago to the day while pitching for Cincinnati against Miami. ...


Griezmann shapes himself into France's superhero

Antoine is a great player and he proved that again tonight in everything he did. France coach Didier Deschamps is bitterly disappointed after losing the Euro ...


While Russian rival waits, Jenn Suhr locks up Olympic spot

After winning her heat in the semifinals during a steady drizzle, she said, "The rain messed up my hair, but that's OK". In addition to Prandini, Tori Bowie w...


Heat to Honor Dwyane Wade on July 8th

In a decision that essentially started what will become a massive shake-up of the franchise, Wade decided Wednesday night that he will leave the Miami Heat afte...


Barça defend social media campaign over Messi tax fraud conviction

We'll defend you to the end. "I thought the majority of the population pay tax". The 29-year-old forward has endured a hard few weeks - including Argentina's ...


Ko seizes one-shot lead

She only managed two birdies - on the par 4 sixth and par 5 15th - in her final round, and blew any chance of winning her third major when she carded three boge...


Finalists Wrap Up Olympic T&F Qualifying

The 2 athletes younger than McLaughlin that made the 1980 USA team (Carol Lewis of Willingboro, N.J. and Denean Howard) didn't get a chance to compete at the 19...


Murray favourite for title as usual suspects go missing

Here's a breakdown of Sunday's men's final. Raonic is happy to see McEnroe keep up his media work, insisting that the colourful American always checks with hi...


Once Arizona coach saw CWS stadium, he wanted to come back

Right? The Wildcats needed to sweep two doubleheaders to climb out of the loser's bracket and survive the Lafayette Regional, then won a pair of one-run games o...


Douglas says ready to improve ahead of Rio

Biles has not lost an all-around competition in more than three years and could win five medals in Rio to match a US women's gymnastics record. If you watched...


Aly Raisman earns her spot on US Olympic gymnastics team

Raisman, who along with Douglas is the only holdover from the 2012 London team - tried her best to explain why she and her fellow competitors are cool with the ...


ACC programs put men's basketball players on Olympic team

Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony are to lead the US Olympic men's basketball team in Rio. Anthony , a Baltimore native, tweeted on Monday, "Humbled to rep #T...


Antoine Griezmann a step away from reliving childhood moment

The anxiety and apprehension which shrouded France at the outset of Euro 2016 has dissipated during the last four weeks that have seen Deschamps' team evoke the...


Adams, White on Thorpe Award Watch List

Last week, Lewis was selected to watch lists for the Bednarik Award and Bronko Nagurski Trophy, which are both awarded to the best defensive player in the cou...


No. 1 pick Ben Simmons showing his potential already

Simmons, the No. 1 pick from the National Basketball Association draft, went up against the No. 2 pick in Brandon Ingram for the first time in what will likel...


What's next for Serena Williams after reaching 22

Serena Williams won her seventh Wimbledon and record-tying 22nd Grand Slam singles title on Saturday, beating Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3. "It's a great feeling...


Murray: 'Unlikely' he will play for Britain against Serbia

But after Djokovic's loss in the third round, and Murray's third Grand Slam trophy, the margin is 15,040 to 10,195. After the tension of his first Wimbledon f...


Jose Mourinho plans Manchester United clearout to fund £100m Pogba transfer

Manchester United's new chief coach Jose Mourinho will reportedly axe eight footballers as he tries to land Juventus' French midfield sensation Paul Pogba, who ...


New Liverpool deal for Ward, who joins Huddersfield on loan

Wales goalkeeper Danny Ward is set to sign a new five-year Liverpool deal, before joining Huddersfield Town on loan. The 6ft 3in 23-year-old will take the vac...


Ronaldo: I Deserve To Win Euros!

I am very proud of that. The nation, he knows, is willing them to win. Quarter final: Won 5-2 against Iceland. The threat of more trouble lingers but Euro...


Liga chief fears Messi exit over tax verdict

After Argentina lost in the 2016 Copa América Centenario, star Lionel Messi said he would be retiring from worldwide soccer. On Wednesday, a court sentenc...


Hatton, Colsaerts, Manassero and Ramsay grab Open spots

A victory on Sunday would leave Noren fractionally behind compatriot David Lingmerth in the battle for a place in the Olympics, but the 33-year-old added: "I ha...


Why Kevin Durant will blow up the Warriors

It was organic. It was authentic. "I knew that these shoes, in order to stay on the same course and trajectory [that i was headed], I would have to come up a bi...


Serena Williams wins Wimbledon title beating Kerber

Fifth seeded Babos of Hungary and Shvedova of Kazakhstan were not able to match the performance of the Williams sisters, who ran out comfortable winners at 6-3 ...


Griezmann's double sends France into final

But it was denied by poor shooting from Thomas Mueller, who ended his tournament scoreless, and a save by Hugo Lloris to block Emre Can's bouncing shot. The eag...


D-day arrives as Portugal & France eye Euro glory

For a France preview, read Ian Hawkey, who writes: "They need to cultivate the spirit that Lloris insists has "been steering us to this final, stepping up in te...


Portuguese communities celebrate in the streets following Euro win

The victory for Portugal represented a bit of a shock as not many had fancied them ahead of the final and following the historic night, defender Pepe revealed...


Nick Kyrgios set for Wimbledon clash with Murray

In the third set I was able to dictate a lot of the rallies and I got the early break. The second set was obviously more comfortable, he lost his focus. "One ...


UK: Corbyn expects to automatically be on ballot for Labour leadership contest

Mr McCluskey said Mr Watson's actions "look like an act of sabotage fraught with peril for the future of the Labour Party". "I have got life experience and valu...


Pogba would be flawless fit for United - Ince

The Juve ace's French team-mate, Blaise Matuidi , has been mooted as an alternative, but reports claim that Mourinho's men are actually looking at Sissoko ...


'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' is acceptable escapist laughs

Sister Jeanie (Toronto's Sugar Lyn Beard, the helium-voiced former YTV host known as Suga BayBee) insists the man-boys have the calming influence of "nice girl"...


Hillary Clinton Announces New Details to Health Care Plan, Bernie Sanders Applauds

Hillary Clinton's backers offered support for the environmental language but stressed that pricing greenhouse gases was a reflection of the views of some part...


Tour de France stage nine highlights

Kittel and Coquard brushed shoulders during the frantic final stretch at Limoges, France but the German held off the Frenchman to record his ninth career stage...


Beyoncé & Jay Z Cheer On Serena Williams' Wimbledon Victory

Kerber, a German who knows Graf well, defeated Venus in the semifinals and hadn't dropped a set until Saturday. Billie Jean King, the woman everyone has to th...


All three Indians miss cut at Scottish Open

The top four players in the top 12 this week who are not exempt for the British Open will get invites to Royal Troon for the tournament starting on Thursday. ...


The curse on UFC 200 continues

Whether that rematch materializes or not is anyone's guess. Check out five thoughts from UFC 200. Silva, who hasn't won a bout since late 2012, is 0-4-1 in hi...


Douglas' spot hangs in the balance

Simone Biles , Gabby Douglas , Aly Raisman, Madison Kocian, and Laurie Hernandez will represent the United States in Rio De Janeiro this summer. "She could d...


Athletes announced for SEC, Big 12 Media Days include Mizzou's Charles Harris

SEC media days end on Thursday, July 14 , as coaches and players from Louisiana State University and the University of SC speak to the throng of sports reporte...


5-time NBA champion Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons

It marks the end of an era for the Spurs and the National Basketball Association. The first overall selection from Wake Forest in the 1997 NBA Draft finished ...


S. Korea raps North's threats over United States missile defense system deployment

Kim Ji-yeon, Arirang News. "It takes several days to prepare a submarine-launched ballistic missile because a submarine has to head out to sea first, so the N...