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Sports Poirier finishes Gaethje in another Fight of the Night performance
Author: 0 Poirier finishes Gaethje in another Fight of the Night performance

He had stitches in his face, may have broken his left hand. Poirier appeared willing to fight on despite the effect it had on his vision and argued with the cageside doctor and referee to continue. Poirier, though, is a man whose own penchant for action could well rival anyone's and sure enough, when push came to shove, he was able to handle the heat and record a huge win for his title aspirations.

Sports Arsene Wenger unhappy with
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger unhappy with "very bad" VAR decision

After the game, Gunners goalie Petr Cech said the defeat summed up life away from the Emirates Stadium. Referee Anthony Taylor awarded a corner rather than a spot-kick and Newcastle levelled the scores just 12 minutes later through Ayoze Perez .

Sports Vettel leads Ferrari one-two in final China practice
Author: 0 Vettel leads Ferrari one-two in final China practice

Half a second separates Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen on the front row from Bottas and Hamilton behind them, striking a psychological blow to the Silver Arrows as they bid to kick-start their season. Vettel had the quickest lap in qualifying, posting a time of 1 minute, 31.095 seconds, on the 5.451-kilometer course. Vettel will, however, go into qualifying later on Saturday as favourite to break the German marque's stranglehold and hand Ferrari only their second pole in China.

Sports Meghan Markle returns to the United States for visa application
Author: 0 Meghan Markle returns to the United States for visa application

Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle have selected Alexi Lubomirski to be the official photographer at their wedding on Saturday 19th May. Markle, 36, is slated to Wednesday Prince Harry on May 19 at St. With the couple breaking several royal wedding traditions, many people just can't wait to see how the wedding pans out. We hope Meghan's visa gets approved, otherwise the royal wedding may face some serious hurdles! Eek.

Sports Paul Ryan Endorses Kevin McCarthy To Become Next House Speaker
Author: 0 Paul Ryan Endorses Kevin McCarthy To Become Next House Speaker

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., endorsed House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy for speaker Friday, a move likely meant to clear the field and make way for his top deputy. He had been expected to face a challenge from Rep. Steve Scalise , R-La., the majority whip, but Ryan suggested that Scalise would back McCarthy, echoing comments Scalise himself made Thursday.

Sports Mourinho Suprised By West Brom's Relegation Struggles, Defends Rashford Use
Author: 0 Mourinho Suprised By West Brom's Relegation Struggles, Defends Rashford Use

Mourinho confirmed he has a full complement of outfield players for Sunday's visit from the struggling Baggies, with only goalkeeper Sergio Romero ruled out through injury again. Reports in France this week claimed Martial had made a decision to leave Old Trafford after growing frusrated with a lack of playing time, while there have been claims that Rashford is questioning his future.

Author: 0 Betting suspended on Antonio Conte departure

Do you have something awesome to share with the world? It has been an inconsistent few weeks for the Blues , who lost three, won two and drew two - while also being eliminated from the Champions League by Barcelona . I think this is a job for the club". On the worldwide stage, he managed his native France for two years before stepping down after France got knocked out the Euro 2012 quarter-finals by eventual winners Spain.

Sports Josh Norman, Tonya Harding Among 'Dancing with the Stars: Athletes' Contestants
Author: 0 Josh Norman, Tonya Harding Among 'Dancing with the Stars: Athletes' Contestants

Meanwhile, Nagasu also took home a bronze medal for her efforts, and she will join forces with Alan Bernstein. Team USA's Olympic luger Chris Mazdzer will be partnering up with season 19 victor Witney Carson . Olympian. Current cornerback for the Washington Redskins Josh Norman will be joining Sharna Burgess in competing for the Mirror Ball trophy. Hopefully at least a few of them will be competing on the fall season, which will return to the regular format.

Sports Champions League semi-final draw
Author: 0 Champions League semi-final draw

Who could Liverpool and Roma face? Here, we have all the details you need to know ahead of the semi-final draw... "But I also understand that the revenge must come at the end, so it would be nice for Roma-Liverpool in the final". The second legs will take place on May 1 and 2. Whoever is drawn first will play the first leg at home. Vazquez was happy to go down, Oliver pointed to the spot and Madrid are into the semi-finals and will now be favorites to win the competition for a ...

Sports Joel Embiid conducts interview in black mask
Author: 0 Joel Embiid conducts interview in black mask

The Jazz slipped from third to fifth and crucially lost home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs in which they face a tough Oklahoma City Thunder , who boast the NBA's most-parochial crowd. At one point, the Sixers led 72-37 - at the same time the Flyers were down 7-0 to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the National Hockey League playoffs. Jimmy Butler scored 31 points and Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 with 14 rebounds as the Wolves took a 112-106 overtime decision against the Nuggets.

Sports Tyson Fury To Come back To The Ring In June
Author: 0 Tyson Fury To Come back To The Ring In June

The British Boxing Board of Control suspended Fury in 2016, amid a separate UK Anti-Doping investigation. The 29-year-old is set to make his anticipated ring return on June 9th in Manchester against an unnamed opponent. "I'm the fittest I've ever been", Fury said. "I believe I can outbox both of them, but they are both very risky all the time they are in the ring".

Sports Commonwealth Games: Simbine upsets Blake to win 100 metres gold
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: Simbine upsets Blake to win 100 metres gold

His progress was delayed by a string of injuries and he was faced with a rising tide of young rivals such as Canada's Andre de Grasse and American Christian Coleman, plus the return of Justin Gatlin. The 23-year-old had trailed Robinson from the first round, after the Kiwi broke Arnold's previous world record with a 43.32m opener. "I guess the best Hollie won tonight - the one ending with i.e".

Sports Basebrawl as mass fight erupts in Rockies game against Padres
Author: 0 Basebrawl as mass fight erupts in Rockies game against Padres

He went on the disabled list Wednesday. According to Bud Black in the Rockies pregame media session, Oberg reached out and texted Margot between Tuesday's and Wednesday's action to apologize. Again, it wasn't obviously on goal but the location can't have pleased the Rockies and once German Marquez plunked Hunter Renfroe--who delivered the big blast in the previous game--the Coors Field faithful could feel a storm brewing.

Sports Betts, BoSox blow out Yankees
Author: 0 Betts, BoSox blow out Yankees

Porcello has been strong in his first two starts of the year while Gray has struggled against the Red Sox in his career. Notably, Yankees star Aaron Judge was standing tall in the middle of the pile, seemingly trying to break up the brawl and protect Kelly.

Sports McIlroy makes big statement on future despite Masters collapse
Author: 0 McIlroy makes big statement on future despite Masters collapse

His disappointing final round was nothing like the collapse of 2011, when he enjoyed a four-shot lead after 54 holes before crashing to a closing 80, but McIlroy's challenge again faded disappointingly on Sunday. As Reed celebrated, McIlroy was left to rue a "frustrating" Sunday where putting woes came to the fore. Not since Spieth won the 2015 Masters and US Open has a player won back-to-back majors.

Author: 0 49ers open 2018 preseason against Cowboys as exhibition schedule is announced

The preseason schedule release wasn't exactly the big moment we have been waiting for, but this will have to do for now. Joint practices typically occur before the first two preseason games. 30. This contest marks the Ravens' second-consecutive preseason trip to South Florida after defeating the Dolphins, 31-7, previous year at Hard Rock Stadium.

Sports Kevin Durant to Become Free Agent And Sign New Deal with Warriors
Author: 0 Kevin Durant to Become Free Agent And Sign New Deal with Warriors

Golden State Warriors' All-Star forward Kevin Durant has reportedly chose to decline his player option for the 2018-19 season, thus making him an unrestricted free agent this summer , according to ESPN's Chris Haynes . Durant, who won the 2014 NBA MVP with the Oklahoma City Thunder, signed with Golden State in July 2016. Since there are no real incentives for Durant or for his team to take such a drastic reduction in pay this time around, it is therefore justified that Durant opt-out to ...

Sports Buffalo Bills' Richie Incognito considering retirement?
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills' Richie Incognito considering retirement?

It's possible the 34-year-old is having second thoughts about playing for less money, and he seems to be having fun fueling the rumor mill. The Bills saved $1.675 million in cap space by restructuring Incognito's contract. In its tweet Tuesday night, the NFLPA wished Incognito good luck in the next stage of his career. Ngakoue said he and Incognito cleared the air after they were AFC teammates at the Pro Bowl in January.

Sports Donovan Mitchell throws shade at Ben Simmons with 'rookie' hoodie
Author: 0 Donovan Mitchell throws shade at Ben Simmons with 'rookie' hoodie

Then on Tuesday, Mitchell wore his rookie hoodie . On said jumper, the word "rookie" is defined, reading: "An athlete playing his or her first season as a member of a professional sports team". Well, he's not truly a rookie. Mitchell drained his record-setting shot off a corner trey, assisted by Ricky Rubio, to give Utah a 77-40 lead at the 6:48 mark in the third quarter against the defending National Basketball Association champions.

Sports Harry Kane confident of catching Mohamed Salah in scoring charts
Author: 0 Harry Kane confident of catching Mohamed Salah in scoring charts

If they take my word, they take my word. Harry Kane has always been hungry for goals, as every good striker is, and he's not giving up on letting this one go by the look of it. who missed the Merseyside derby with injury, even if the decision to award Eriksen the goal is not changed. "The Chelsea game was massive to create that gap", added Kane.

Sports Vidal and Alaba to miss Sevilla clash, confirms Heynckes
Author: 0 Vidal and Alaba to miss Sevilla clash, confirms Heynckes

Vidal and Alaba will not be featuring in the second leg due to their respective knee and back problems, but Heynckes should be able to select Jerome Boateng . They are a team who press really well, but we know what we can do. "We're in a good mood, we're hungry and our big goal is to reach the semi-finals", said Heynckes.

Sports Atletico Madrid coach Simeone: We want to keep Simeone here
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid coach Simeone: We want to keep Simeone here

Torres rose through the youth ranks and made his Atleti debut in May 2001, helping them earn promotion from the second tier the following year with what would prove to be his only piece of silverware for the club. "There is no problem with the coach, nor with anyone in the club, it's a decision that is exclusively mine". Torres signed an additional year contact with his boyhood club last year in order to help the club through their transfer ban, but he has now told reporters that he will not ...

Sports The Undertaker Returns And Makes Quick Work Of John Cena At Wrestlemania
Author: 0 The Undertaker Returns And Makes Quick Work Of John Cena At Wrestlemania

With no scheduled match for WrestleMania 34 , John Cena began the show as a "fan" at ringside, with WWE cameras pointing to him multiple times in the first two hours of the event to gauge his reaction to the opening matches. Just minutes later, Taker had tombstoned and pinned Cena. But, the evening's most unprecedented moment arrived when The Undertaker claimed a squash victory over John Cena .

Sports Odell Beckham Jr. Joins that the Giants for Staff Routines
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr. Joins that the Giants for Staff Routines

The mercurial wide receiver also made headlines last month when a photo surfaced showing Beckham with what appeared to be a hand-rolled cigarette near a woman next to a table on which a white, powdery substance was visible. It's a totally different discipline. Shurmur said he "communicated" with Beckham after the National Football League owners' meetings two weeks ago in Orlando, when a swirl of fiction and non-fiction circulated about Beckham, the video of him in a Paris hotel with a ...

Sports CWG 2018: India beat Malaysia, enter men's hockey semis
Author: 0 CWG 2018: India beat Malaysia, enter men's hockey semis

While Batra was the architect of India's historic win, the experienced pairing of Madhurika Patkar and Mouma Das played the supporting role to perfection by winning the crucial doubles tie 3-1 (11-7 11-6 8-11 11-7) against Zhou and Mengyu Yu for a 2-1 lead in the final.

Sports Chelsea booed after top-four hopes are hit
Author: 0 Chelsea booed after top-four hopes are hit

Still, it was not all bad news for the beleaguered Senegal star. "If we perform to the best of our ability and give a good account of themselves, you never know", Hart told the club's official website ahead of the encounter. Rice added that he had prepared and studied Eden Hazard and Willian before the game but that you don't gain a full appreciation for their ability until the match starts.

Sports Chelsea 1-1 West Ham: 5 talking points
Author: 0 Chelsea 1-1 West Ham: 5 talking points

His disenchantment is spreading to supporters who booed at the final whistle. "They're the Champions and they had a poor result last week so we knew they would be at it". " It certainly is a prized point for us, we were playing against a team who are quality, and have some terrific attacking players who played well ".

Sports Ohtani strikes out 12, wins impressive home mound debut
Author: 0 Ohtani strikes out 12, wins impressive home mound debut

Shohei Ohtani retired the Oakland Athletics' first 19 batters and yielded one hit over seven shutout innings in his home pitching debut. The ball landed in the rocks beyond the center field wall after traveling 142 meters and was measured with a 179.7 kph exit velocity according to Statcast, the hardest-hit and longest of Ohtani's three major league homers.

Sports Narine stars as KKR edge past RCB
Author: 0 Narine stars as KKR edge past RCB

RCB could have made much more than their eventual total of 176 for 7, especially after being positioned at 127 for 2 after 14.1 overs, but a one-over special from part-time offspinner Rana, who took out AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli with consecutive balls, swung the momentum Knight Riders' way.

Sports Klopp okay with
Author: 0 Klopp okay with "absolutely deserved" Merseyside Derby draw

Everton's last top-flight victory in the Merseyside derby was a 2-0 triumph in October 2010. Calvert-Lewin had one further chance before full-time, coming in off the left-hand side but failing to hit the target, settling the game at a point a piece for each side.

Sports How did Michael Goolaerts die? What exactly happened in horror incident explained
Author: 0 How did Michael Goolaerts die? What exactly happened in horror incident explained

He suffered cardiac arrest and was airlifted to hospital in Lille but died at 21:40 BST on Sunday. The team said Goolaerts died "in the presence of his family members and loved ones, who we keep in our thoughts". "I attacked at the right moment and I kept going until the finish". He was said to be in a serious condition when he was taken to the hospital in Lille by helicopter.

Sports Commonwealth Games: Uganda beaten by England in badminton
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: Uganda beaten by England in badminton

From thereon England were unable to claw back the deficit, ultimately being forced to settle for bronze with a time of 7:55.60 - nearly six seconds behind Canada , whose time of 7:49.66 would have set a new Games record in itself were it not for Australia's commanding performance.

Sports Bayern Munich win sixth straight German league title
Author: 0 Bayern Munich win sixth straight German league title

In the end, 4-1 was how the score ended as Bayern clinched their sixth straight title in emphatic fashion. This season started off poorly for Bayern as it lead to Ancelotti's sacking. He hooked the ball back into play at the far post for Robben to drill his shot inside the near post on 62 minutes. Hunt let fly from around 25 meters inside the top right corner to lift Hamburg off the bottom and end Schalke's six-game winning run.

Sports Former Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan traded to Washington
Author: 0 Former Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan traded to Washington

The team traded Kevin Hogan to the Washington Redskins on Friday in a deal that also saw the teams swap sixth-round picks. The Browns moved from 205th to 188th in the sixth round in the deal. His lone start came October 25 in a 33-17 loss to Houston in which Hogan went 20-of-37 for 140 yards, a touchdown and three interceptions. After helping the Cardinal win three Pac-12 championships, Hogan was drafted by the Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2016 draft.

Sports Raikkonen tops Bahrain Grand Prix practice
Author: 0 Raikkonen tops Bahrain Grand Prix practice

That was quite intense. "First run in Q3, I was very happy and then I tossed it away in the last corner. The auto was excellent all weekend so far". "I'm ok", the Dutch driver told his team, after an initial outburst that was not appropriate for a family audience. The second session was halted briefly after a cable was ripped up from underneath the start/finish line, and resumed after officials cut loose the wire.

Sports Steve Spurrier Has A New Head Coaching Job
Author: 0 Steve Spurrier Has A New Head Coaching Job

Deemed the future successor of All-Pro John Brodie, Spurrier's Niners career ultimately predated the Joe Montana-Steve Young years by just four seasons, but over the better part of a decade, his best days were spent as merely a spot starter.

Sports Loss officially takes Pistons out of playoff picture
Author: 0 Loss officially takes Pistons out of playoff picture

He is the first player in league history, dating back to 1963-64, to record at least 1,100 points, 600 rebounds and 600 assists in the first 75 games. The Sixers hope he returns on Friday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers . Center Andre Drummond had 13 points and 16 rebounds for the Pistons.

Sports Warner joins Smith and Bancroft in accepting sanctions
Author: 0 Warner joins Smith and Bancroft in accepting sanctions

Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting said Thursday he was shocked by the ball-tampering scandal that has engulfed the national team but defended a culture he insisted sought to play "hard" and "fair". "I honestly feel on this occasion the cultural stuff that's been spoken about has probably been blown out of proportion to a certain degree". "The world game and the Australian public demanded that these players were dealt with and treated in a certain way".

Sports Our focus is on the derby: Klopp
Author: 0 Our focus is on the derby: Klopp

Under Sam Allardyce , Everton have steered away from the relegation, but a mid-table finish won't be enough to save his job. Meanwhile, Sam Allardyce's men have reached the coveted 40-point barrier in the league to all but confirm their top-flight status - and are now looking to kick on and try and catch Burnley in seventh.

Sports Pacers blast Warriors to sweep season series
Author: 0 Pacers blast Warriors to sweep season series

The game started out pretty close, but the Pacers slowly took control of the game. But if the Warriors can get Curry back around the second round of the playoffs and the whole Warriors team is healthy, the Warriors will be the favorites to win the west and the favorites to repeat as National Basketball Association champions.

Sports Max Holloway Declared Medically Unfit to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223
Author: 0 Max Holloway Declared Medically Unfit to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223

As such, the UFC will pit No. 11-ranked lightweight Al Iaquinta to face off against Nurmagomedov Saturday night at Barclays Center. He had been scheduled to fight Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight title and, if victorious, would have been only the second fighter, behind Conor McGregor , to hold titles in two divisions at the same time .

Sports Roy Keane names the three Liverpool players who bossed Man City
Author: 0 Roy Keane names the three Liverpool players who bossed Man City

City and Belgium midfielder De Bruyne is well aware of the scale of the task confronting Pep Guardiola's side but stressed it was not beyond them. "I never expected a ideal performance, I expected only that we be a real challenger and we were a real challenger and now we are 3-0 up, that's better than being 3-0 down 100 percent, but it's not decisive".