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Yoel Romero Viciously Puts Luke Rockhold To Sleep With Brutal Punches

Yoel Romero Viciously Puts Luke Rockhold To Sleep With Brutal Punches

Sydney slugger Mark Hunt (13-12-1, 1 NC) is one of the sport's most beloved fighters, but the heavyweight turns 44 next month, and his age showed in a one-sided loss to Chicago's Curtis Blaydes (9-1, 1 NC). But when Whittaker contracted a staph infection and was forced to pull out in January, Romero stepped in on short notice. Fight of the Night honors went to Jake Matthews and Li Jingliang , who battle the full three rounds of their main card bout. Read More

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Red Gerard on winning gold medal: 'I'm feeling absolutely insane right now'

Red Gerard on winning gold medal: 'I'm feeling absolutely insane right now'

Red Gerard poses on the podium after the snowboarding men's slopestyle finals at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 11, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea. "I didn't have a flat race and wanted to have a flat race and didn't happen". "I'm going to get a few more rotations hopefully at practice and step up the rail line a bit", McMorris said after the heats. Read More

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Wembley will feel like home for Arsenal, says Merson

Wembley will feel like home for Arsenal, says Merson

Wenger has conceded that while - according to the statistics - Kane is the best striker in Europe at the moment, he said that his side are also blessed with attacking talent. Ron Jones and Brian Kerr will be in the commentary box for us at Wembley. Harry Kane has scored 35 goals in 36 games and recently cemented his name as part of the "Premier League 100 club" by netting his 100th goal which salvaged a late draw at Liverpool. Read More

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Dwyane Wade receives warm welcome back in return to Heat

Dwyane Wade receives warm welcome back in return to Heat

He'll suit up Friday night and play when the Heat takes on the Milwaukee Bucks at the AmericanAirlines Arena. "I can't wait to embrace whatever role I have". Wade embodies Miami , and before his surprising departure two summers ago, he had been a 13-year lifer down in South Beach. I think over the next couple of weeks as he gets re-indoctrinated back into our system, gets himself beck into that kind of condition mentally and physically, he may be a go-to guy for us at the end of the game. Read More

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AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, Round 2

AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, Round 2

Aged 30, the Australian said he may need to capitalise on that good form as he seeks to add to his lone major title, the 2015 PGA Championship. I'm just trying to get back and I got a little on top of it and I was kind of hitting the ball into the ground with a - with my hands pretty far forward, which is a very, it's opposite of what my natural tendency has been going back to when I was eight years old. Read More

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Cavs Reveal Their Offer for DeAndre Jordan

Cavs Reveal Their Offer for DeAndre Jordan

As NBA teams attempt to make transactions up until the 3 p.m. deadline on February 8, big names could be moved.How insane could this deadline get? Over the past couple of weeks, DeAndre Jordan has been heavily linked with a trade to the Cleveland Cavaliers to get the team back on track this season, but another Eastern Conference team could be about to ruin their hopes, as they're adding their name into the mix. Read More

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Mohamed Salah aiming to beat Harry Kane to Premier Leagues Golden Boot

Mohamed Salah aiming to beat Harry Kane to Premier Leagues Golden Boot

But Murat Yakin, who coached Salah at Basel , reckons the Liverpool attacker is happy on Merseyside. "I was there for one year, but I only played during the first six months". " I didn't do well because I didn't play many games ", admitted the 25-year-old . It is easy to suggest that he has exceeded all expectations, even after impressing in Italy with Fiorentina and Roma , but the talented forward does not see things that way, telling FourFourTwo : "I don't want to seem arrogant". Read More

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Lions' Matt Patricia will keep Jim Bob Cooter as offensive coordinator

Lions' Matt Patricia will keep Jim Bob Cooter as offensive coordinator

Being a defensive coach himself, Patricia new choice would obviously be someone he could work very closely with as the Pat's defensive guru will undoubtedly want to put his own stamp on the Detroit "D". Pasqualoni has previous stints in the National Football League with the Houston Texans (2015), Chicago Bears (2014), Dallas Cowboys (2005-07, 2010) and Miami Dolphins (2008-09). Read More

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India eye historic lead against injury-hit South Africans

India eye historic lead against injury-hit South Africans

While the hosts didn't rename a replacement for de Kock, young keeper Heinrich Klaasen, who finished as the third highest run-getter in South Africa's domestic one-day tournament, is expected to make his ODI debut. The leg-spinning duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav has put the hosts under real pressure during the first two matches, claiming 13 wickets in the process. Read More

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Donovan Mitchell will replace Aaron Gordon in the NBA Dunk Contest

Donovan Mitchell will replace Aaron Gordon in the NBA Dunk Contest

Oladipo averages 24 points and 4.1 assists per game, and he's not shy about showing off his skills close to the rim . He originally got sick before Friday night's win against the Phoenix Suns, but recovered in time to score 40 points. The Slam Dunk Contest is slated for Saturday, February 17th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Gordon had competed in the past two All-Star dunk contests and finished as runner-up in 2016. Read More

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Mets Reach Deal With Former Yankees Third Baseman Todd Frazier

Mets Reach Deal With Former Yankees Third Baseman Todd Frazier

Then in July of that season, Frazier's fortunes were about to change when the New York Yankees acquired the once-promising third baseman from the Chicago White Sox just after the All-Star break. The Reds traded Frazier to the White Sox prior to the 2016 season. Frazier is entering his age-32 season. Sandy Alderson previously said while he has had some "focus" on improving the infield, the team was thinking "expansively" this offseason. Read More

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England U20s: Worcester Warriors' James Scott makes debut in Italy win

England U20s: Worcester Warriors' James Scott makes debut in Italy win

No 8 Simmonds was highly impressive on his Six Nations debut and ran in a second late on, although the Exeter Chiefs ace may have to share the headlines to Watson after their eye-catching doubles in the 15-46 victory. "What annoyed me against a team that is number two in the world is we caused them a lot of problems with the ball, and I hate sitting here at the moment because we have lost and it's another statistic but in terms of what we are creating, going forward, I have a lot of hope". Read More

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Q for solution of Kashmir issue as per United Nations resolutions

Q for solution of Kashmir issue as per United Nations resolutions

Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that Kashmir issue was not just a territorial dispute but a question of people's inherent right to self-determination. Thanking Pakistan for observing Kashmir Solidarity Day, and reiterating its full support to the oppressed Kashmiris, Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) today said that Pakistan is the only country which supports Kashmiri people unconditionally. Read More

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Washington Redskins may franchise tag Kirk Cousins again, seek trade

Washington Redskins may franchise tag Kirk Cousins again, seek trade

Cousins could also delay signing the tag for months, meaning the quarterback could tie up the Redskins' cap space in free agency. There is some inherent risk with this move, though. Smith agreed to a four-year contract extension worth more than $71 million and the Redskins parted with promising defensive back William Fuller. The transition tag is much like the non-exclusive franchise tag. Read More

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Liverpool not seeking revenge against Tottenham

Liverpool not seeking revenge against Tottenham

The Merseysiders have slipped six points adrift of second-placed Man Utd following their win today but a win tomorrow would not only cut the gap on them but also move Jurgen Klopp's side five points clear of fifth-placed Tottenham . He described his own January signing - £25m Lucas Moura who was out-of-favour at Paris Saint-Germain - as opportunistic. " Spurs showed against Manchester United that they are in good shape at the moment, and they have not lost since their defeat by ... Read More

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NBA Trade Grades: Pelicans to acquire Nikola Mirotic from Bulls

NBA Trade Grades: Pelicans to acquire Nikola Mirotic from Bulls

The Pelicans would send Omer Asik , and their 2018 first-round pick as part of the deal. Our models project Mirotic to average 17 points, 7.1 rebounds and 0.9 threes over 31.2 minutes and 26 games the rest of the year. Not only are they giving up a valuable player in Mirotic, they're also taking back a bad contract with Asik. A deal as good as the one the Bulls originally cut with the Pelicans still might happen. Read More

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Drummond replaces Wall on Team LeBron Featured

Drummond replaces Wall on Team LeBron Featured

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond has been named by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Washington Wizards guard John Wall on Team LeBron in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, which will be played on Sunday, Feb. Simmons is averaging 16.6 points, 7.3 rebounds and 7.9 assists in one of the most remarkable rookie seasons in recent history. His non-selection means he's set to miss the opportunity to join National Basketball Association legends Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal, ... Read More

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Agent reveals club secret over failed Daley Blind deal

Agent reveals club secret over failed Daley Blind deal

Blind is now on the sidelines with ankle ligament damage but has fallen down the pecking order for the left-back slot, with Jose Mourinho instead preferring converted winger Ashley Young and Luke Shaw for the role. "The group is very united and they want him to stay". Mourinho noted in his Monday press conference that there weren't any fresh injuries in his squad ahead of the clash with Tottenham Hotspur but, with this new information in mind, he must have been referring to the group ... Read More

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South Africa vs India ODIs

India will kick off the series on February 1 at Kingsmead , Durban , with the final match on February 16. A testimony to the competition between them in One-Day International cricket will be the six-match series beginning February 1. "Ideally, we'd like to have a break in between the Test and ODI series and would like to go home during the period before returning for the second leg", Rohit said at the media conference. Read More

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Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge close to joining Newcastle United on loan

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge close to joining Newcastle United on loan

Rafael Benitez was waiting on the forward to travel to Tyneside on Monday afternoon, but with West Brom entering the fray and offering Birmingham-born Sturridge the opportunity to return to the West Midlands, that plan was torpedoed. However, as Sturridge's loan move to The Hawthorns was confirmed many Liverpool supporters bemoaned the club's decision to let both players leave the club without bringing in any attacking reinforcements to replace them. Read More

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Pistons, Clippers discussing Blake Griffin trade

Pistons, Clippers discussing Blake Griffin trade

Wojnarowski describes the Pistons' asking price for Bradley as "significant" suggesting they won't be in total sell mode at the February 8 trade deadline. Bradley, 27, has been bothered by a groin injury, which caused him to miss seven straight games earlier in the season. The Pistons, who are three games back of the Sixers for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, have stumbled as of late, with 11 losses in their last 13 games, including eight losses in a row. Read More

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Mauricio Pochettino Relieved To Get A Draw Vs Newport County

Mauricio Pochettino Relieved To Get A Draw Vs Newport County

Spurs will not play in a situation like this again anytime soon - there will not be many League Two teams left in the fifth round, if they get there - but Pochettino still wants his players to learn. "I didn't say we weren't motivated, but not motivated in the same level as Newport". "We lost every challenge in the first half". Newport County manager Mike Flynn was left frustrated after their 1-1 draw with FA Cup opponents Tottenham . Read More

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Baker Mayfield's chaotic Senior Bowl week comes to a likely end

Baker Mayfield's chaotic Senior Bowl week comes to a likely end

What's Auburn safety Tray Matthews' message to National Football League teams? Despite a late arrival (family emergency), Baker Mayfield appears to have had himself a great start to the Senior Bowl practices. Both Rosen and Darnold are more physically gifted, but neither head into the draft with a flawless grade. He had 18.5 sacks and 33.5 tackles for loss the last two seasons at CFU. Read More

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