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Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather reportedly agree to deal, date for superfight
- June 27, 2017

Nobody truly knows whether Floyd Mayweather's boxing match with Conor McGregor will turn out to be a unique spectacle or an overhyped debacle. The UFC boss claimed there no issues in dealing with Mayweather . "Nobody is bummed out about this deal", UFC president Dana White said. "It actually elevates Conor McGregor , that this kid who had so much to lose is willing to step in and is absolutely confident he will win this fight ", White said. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton: Lewis Hamilton: "We delivered a real blow to the Ferrari's"
- June 27, 2017

He then shared a sip with actor Sir Patrick Stewart, who was serving as the post-race master of ceremonies. The champions looked their old selves in Montreal as Hamilton led team mate Valtteri Bottas to their first one-two since the Finn joined in January as replacement for retired champion Nico Rosberg. (more...)
Under Armour signs deal with top NBA prospect Josh Jackson Under Armour signs deal with top NBA prospect Josh Jackson
- June 27, 2017

Boston will receive the 2018 Lakers pick owned by Philadelphia now, so long as that pick is between Nos. First, they can get Josh Jackson to be Brandon Ingram's backup at No. They selected Ben Simmons a year ago, but he missed all of the 2016-17 season with a broken foot. But Al Jefferson and Avery Bradley were both solid picks late in the first round, and Jaylen Brown seems like a fine player. (more...)
Man United manager Jose Mourinho's father dies in Portugal Man United manager Jose Mourinho's father dies in Portugal
- June 27, 2017

He also coached Jose during his son's early playing days as part of a 20-year managerial career, which took in some 11 clubs. "After finishing his career as a player, he was a coach for more than two decades and finished his football career as a sports director for Vitoria FC". (more...)
Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups
- June 27, 2017

The Pittsburgh Penguins won their fifth Stanley Cup on Sunday night, a moment that was shared across all areas of their organization. "The biggest thing we got to take from this is to remember the feeling". He was called up earlier in the playoffs as a black ace from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League, but never appeared in a postseason contest with Pittsburgh. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur's Eric Dier seeking revenge against Newcastle on season opener Tottenham Hotspur's Eric Dier seeking revenge against Newcastle on season opener
- June 27, 2017

Although no two clubs in the Premier League share a ground, Tottenham will play their games at Wembley this season as their new stadium is under construction. The Terriers end the season with games against Chelsea , Everton , Manchester City and Arsenal . We have a large squad with lots of quality for one thing and with the quality of our opponents surely down on what we get in the Champions League you would expect Arsenal to at least get through our group if not win it. (more...)
PM announces Rs10m for each player of cricket team: Marriyum
- June 27, 2017

Tension increased in Burhanpur's Mohad town after India lost to Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final by 180 runs on Sunday. But the sporting celebrations quickly sparked violence in Srinagar, the summer capital of the Indian Jammu and Kashmir state, which is majority Muslim. (more...)
#ConfedCup Ronaldo scores as Portugal, Mexico reach semis #ConfedCup Ronaldo scores as Portugal, Mexico reach semis
- June 27, 2017

Will the European champions go all the way? However, Portugal will miss the service of defender Pepe as he booked his second yellow card while there will be a fitness concern for coach Fernando Santos as Bernardo Silva was substituted at half-time because of an ankle injury. (more...)
Pakistan begin their campaign with match against South Africa in Leicester today
- June 27, 2017

Australia swept aside South Africa by 103 runs in a recent warm-up match, while South Africa themselves skittled out the West Indies, the reigning women's World Twenty20 champions, for just 63 in another warm-up game. Mignon du Preez then holed out to Asmavia Iqbal at deep midwicket but Ismail held her nerve. "We've been here since June 2 and we've played some practice matches and the quality of cricket we have played is improving every day so I'm very happy with the way the team is ... (more...)
Saints' Fairley ruled out for 2017 because of heart symptoms
- June 27, 2017

Fox Sports' Jennifer Hale reported earlier in the month Fairley had missed organized team activities after medical tests revealed he had a heart problem. Fairley, 29, has consulted with at least three specialists this offseason - at least one of which suggested he should no longer play football, according to Saints coach Sean Payton . (more...)
Mayweather, McGregor agree to August fight Mayweather, McGregor agree to August fight
- June 27, 2017

The fight was annouced on both fighters' social medial pages as well by UFC President Dana White on SportsCenter on Wednesday evening. The development between the companies should not be too surprising, considering the fight is happening in a boxing setting and on a boxing fight card. (more...)
Queensland seals an astonishing come from behind win over NSW
- June 27, 2017

He limped away from the tackle clutching at that shoulder and he was unable to lift it at all for the rest of the half. The 29-year-old sees plenty of enthusiasm in the NSW team. Instead, the ageing Queensland somehow remain on track for their 11th Origin triumph in 12 years. The Queenslanders, with the experience of captain Cameron Smith (a record 41 matches) were unrattled. (more...)
Tigers release struggling reliever Francisco Rodriguez
- June 27, 2017

Overall, the 35-year-old has allowed 22 earned runs and nine home runs in 25.1 innings this season. Koda Glover and Blake Treinen , both tried out as closers this year, have ERAs north of 5.00 as well. Washington is probably interested in K-Rod mainly for his track record, a career-saver for many a veteran player over the years. After giving the aging relief pitcher every chance to show he still had what it takes to pitch in the Big Leagues, Tigers GM Al Avila finally made the decision ... (more...)
Lakers' Luke Walton: LaVar's claims will initially put pressure on Lonzo Ball Lakers' Luke Walton: LaVar's claims will initially put pressure on Lonzo Ball
- June 27, 2017

The Lakers traded Russell and center Timofey Mozgov to the Nets in exchange for Brooklyn center Brook Lopez and the No. 27 overall pick in Thursday's draft. I think players around the National Basketball Association feel that as well and are going to be attracted to that energy here. I thought it was a typo or a fake account; there was no real reason to trade Russell, let alone for the package we got back for him. (more...)
Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan outplay England by eight wickets, reach final Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan outplay England by eight wickets, reach final
- June 27, 2017

He said: "I think for the first part of our innings, we played pretty well". "We knew that we were going to play on a used wicket at some stage in this tournament, and certainly we found out the other day that today was going to be on a used wicket". (more...)
Dom Dwyer, Kenny Saief get first United States call-ups for Gold Cup Dom Dwyer, Kenny Saief get first United States call-ups for Gold Cup
- June 27, 2017

In 17 starts for Sporting KC in 2017, the five-time MLS All-Star Besler has tallied three assists and has captained Sporting KC to nine team clean sheets as of June 24. Whether or not Saief becomes a significant national team player, though, his arrival erases one of the primary concerns about the USA direction under coach Bruce Arena . (more...)