• Previewing UFC 208: Holm and Silva return

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    Holly Holm has expressed her desperation to return to winning ways in the octagon, so De Randamie will have her work cut out if she wants to bring that title back to the Netherlands. Following a record-setting 2016 that featured five events topping 1m purchases, the mixed martial arts company heads into its first full year under a new ownership group as ambitious as its ever been.
  • Osasuna 1 Real Madrid 3: Isco, Vazquez down spirited strugglers

    Osasuna 1 Real Madrid 3: Isco, Vazquez down spirited strugglers

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    Did Zinedine Zidane get away with one? Indeed, only Ferenc Puskas, Raul, Santillana, Alfredo Di Stefano and Cristiano Ronaldo have scored more goals for Real Madrid in finals than Ramos. Never-the-less, Osasuna do not seem to be too much of a worry for Real Madrid . Real Madrid has always been the biggest name that Spanish football has come across in their entire history.
  • Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United will not catch leaders Chelsea'

    Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United will not catch leaders Chelsea'

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    A close-range tap-in was chalked off by referee Robert Madley as United kept the pressure on, with Ibrahimovic firing over following a super pass from Pogba, who was then denied by the in-form Gomes. Hornets boss Walter Mazzarri was frustrated by aspects of his side's display, bemoaning wasteful play in midfield. He said: "It was very good". "You can see that he has got a winning mentality - not that we didn't have that already, but Mourinho has certainly reminded us of that".
  • Conan Surprises James White With Super Bowl Truck

    Conan Surprises James White With Super Bowl Truck

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    Tom Brady led the New England Patriots' 25-point Super Bowl comeback on Sunday, but it was running back James White who scored the winning touchdown in overtime. He had one of the best Super Bowl performances in league history. Enter Conan O'Brien and Ford, who presented him with a Ford F-150 on O'Brien's late-night talk show.
  • Real estate mogul Charles Kushner interested in purchasing Marlins

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    Regardless of who buys the Marlins, a sale does not seem imminent. Current owner Jeffrey Loria bought the team for $158 million back in 2002. His son, Jared Kushner, is the Senior Advisor to President Donald Trump. The Marlins declined comment on whether Kushner is involved, while Major League Baseball says they have not heard anything about his involvement. Quoting sources, Forbes magazine reported that the buyer is a real estate developer based in New York City.
  • College Basketball Preview: North Carolina vs. Duke

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    These two haven't met this season. Since then, however, the Blue Devils have won three straight, leading many to proclaim that Duke is "back". Duke got Coach K back this weekend and picked up a 72-64 win over Pitt to improve to 18-5 on the season and 6-4 in the ACC.
  • Miami Heat extend win streak to 12, beat Bucks 106-88

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    In his third National Basketball Association season, Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker was enjoying a breakout year. During that span, he notably averaged 20.1 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.8 assists per contest. He originally torn the same ligament during his rookie season two years ago. Giannis Antetokounmpo topped Milwaukee with 22 points. However, he would not speculate on Parker's injury.
  • How twitter reacted: RIP Joost Van der Westhuizen

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    He was admitted to a Johannesburg hospital on Saturday morning and statements from his charity, the J9 Foundation, on Saturday evening reported that he was "critical but stable" in an intensive care unit. In a moving Facebook post, Vittone said that it was with a sore and heavy heart that they had bid farewell to Van der Westhuizen. He was inducted into the International Rugby Hall of Fame in 2007, and is widely regarded to be one of the greatest number nines to have played the sport.
  • Zinedine Zidane 'rallies against David de Gea signing'

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    Real also want two other Premier League goalkeepers, with Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois and Manchester United's David de Gea on their wish list, but they believe that Lloris would be the least hard to sign. Talk Sport are reporting that De Gea has remained on Madrid's targets despite signing a new contract at Old Trafford until 2019. However, it's also added that Spurs are confident that the French global has no desire to leave White Hart Lane and so will rebuff any interest from Spain if ...
  • Huddersfield boss regrets scuffle with Leeds United's Garry Monk

    Huddersfield boss regrets scuffle with Leeds United's Garry Monk

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    In the aftermath of the victor, both teams' managers were sent to the stands after both benches got involved in an altercation. Following the game, Wagner went on to apologize for his actions by saying , "It is all part of the emotion of the game but maybe this should happen with the players on the grass".
  • Israel legalises settler homes on private Palestinian land

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    Roughly translated as the 'Regularization Law, ' the new measure does not allow Jewish settlers to own the land they live on but does allow them to stay in their homes, while Palestinian owners can not retake or own the land, "until there is a diplomatic resolution of the status of the territories".
  • Wenger - Of course it was a foul

    Wenger - Of course it was a foul

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    Bellerin had been left woefully exposed by the rest of his defence on the play, losing two headers in quick succession to Diego Costa , who hit the bar, and then Alonso on the rebound. It's normal. If we were in other countries maybe we could have a conversation, but here I don't think it's right to talk about this". "In my squad I have a lot of players with good experience, because they won a lot in their careers".
  • French soldier shoots, wounds machete-wielding attacker at Paris Louvre

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    The soldier - part of a four-man patrol - fired five times, hitting the man in the legs and stomach and seriously injuring him. One soldier was stabbed and slightly hurt in the fight but is expected to be okay. A second person was arrested, according to the ministry, although it was not immediately clear if or how they were connected to the attack. Investigators have begun hunting for clues to establish whether the suspect acted alone, on impulse or on orders.
  • Patriots Owner Robert Kraft: Trump Was There for Support When Wife Died

    Patriots Owner Robert Kraft: Trump Was There for Support When Wife Died

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    After Kraft told his version of events, Putin denied stealing the ring or having any memory of meeting Kraft, but he said he would have a replacement made for him. The Patriots owner hopes so. "I hope that the new administration's policies are Catalyst litigation to creating new jobs, good paying jobs that can filter into the inner cities and help everyone have a chance and then we have to do something about education", Kraft said.
  • Five things we learned from Spurs 1-0 Middlesbrough

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    In the last few weeks we have been saying how hard it is to score and win games. He added that Middlesbrough, who offered little going forward but defended solidly and in numbers, had not lost since September - when Spurs beat them. If they had scored, because it's football, OK, maybe we dropped two points, but we deserved the three points. 'At that point we will be ready to fight like now but with more tools and to be one of the best teams in the world.
  • Eddie Jones blames himself for England's terrible display against France

    Eddie Jones blames himself for England's terrible display against France

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    The forwards continued to take the ball at short bursts around the five-metre line until Farrell spotted space to the left and launched the replacement centre through the gap. Wales play Italy at 2pm today at the Stadio... France should have beaten Australia; take the intercept out and they'd have beaten New Zealand. Wales also endured a mixed bag of results in the autumn, beating the Springboks, but losing heavily to Australia and just doing enough to edge out Japan and Argentina ...
  • Rollins' potentially disastrous injury can help recover character again

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    Here's an idea: just make it Charlotte vs Bayley for the title at Wrestlemania , and have Charlotte run down the women's division's history leading up to the match, saying Trish, Lita, Alundra Blayze have nothing on her. Rollins, who is in the middle of recuperating his knee injury, is still keen on going against Triple H since he has threatened the latter back in January 2017 that he will take over the show.
  • Tottenham defender Rose to see specialist after knee scan

    Tottenham defender Rose to see specialist after knee scan

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    For me the most important thing is if Chelsea give the possibility. All that we can do is be there if the possibility exists. But they are only two points above the drop heading into the weekend and need to start picking up more wins if they are to retain their Premier League status.
  • Ghana coach: The better team lost

    Ghana coach: The better team lost

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    Cameroon will now face Egypt in Sunday's final while Ghana, who were making a sixth successive semi-final appearance, take on Burkina Faso in the third place playoff. The loss, for Ghana's black stars, means their wait for another nations cup gold continues. "I have a team of 23 friends not players, who are motivated to play and die for each other".
  • Predicting Who Could Feature In The Six Nations Team Of The Championship

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    But if you are considering adopting Rugby he adds that he can't live with cats "they are too much fun to chase". Scotland are a tough team and can't be underestimated but Ireland should beat them, comfortably. With the Six Nations rolling back into town, we've teamed up with Carry Out to preview every Ireland game in this year's championship . Doing so with a 19th consecutive victory and a grand slam in Ireland would be an incredible achievement.
  • Lady Gaga to promote "inclusion and equality" during Super Bowl performance

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    Lady Gaga did promise that her infamous meat dress would not be making a second debut. The Grammy victor added that the organization has "been super supportive" of all her ideas, so we're that much more excited about what's to come. Many are excited about the songs she will perform and also about the outfits she will showcase, but there is one thing that fans will surely miss at the event - the meat dress.
  • National Signing Day 2017: Watch Michigan's Signing of the Stars

    National Signing Day 2017: Watch Michigan's Signing of the Stars

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    Peoples-Jones is No. 1 in Michigan, Black No. 1 in Connecticut, Benjamin St-Juste No. 1 in Canada, Kwity Paye No. 1 in Rhode Island, Drew Singleton No. As for this year's trip to Italy, Jim Harbaugh said it's "not spring break" unlike last year's team trip to the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. A picture of Jim Harbaugh in a swimming pool with Martin surfaced on Sunday and into Monday from his in-home visit and no one truly knew what that meant.
  • Raptors star Kyle Lowry on Trump's ban: 'I think it's [expletive].'

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    That we are lying to those kids by giving them hope, when teaching them?" "With NBA players ... people don't know that we do pay a lot of attention to everything", Lowry continued. "If it entails a basketball camp, where we want to go do it, it won't stop it one second". On his personal Instagram account, Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley wrote "the Muslim ban is just the latest example of someone who couldn't be more out of touch with our country and the right way to move forward".
  • Antonio Conte has secret Liverpool regret

    Antonio Conte has secret Liverpool regret

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    It is not an unprecedented move for the club to make, with Liverpool recently arranging a chartered jet for Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino so they could quickly return home from worldwide duty with Brazil. "It's incredible this, because it's not easy to have two defeats against Liverpool and Arsenal and to find the strength to start and to arrive top of the table and to have 13 wins in a row".
  • Schalke reveal Chelsea approach for Sead Kolasinac

    Schalke reveal Chelsea approach for Sead Kolasinac

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    Juventus were thought to be favourites to sign Kolasinac but after playing hardball over the fee, with the potential to sign him for free come the summer, the Old Lady have failed to come to an agreement with Schalke. 'Yes, there was an offer [from Chelsea], but it was off the table immediately, ' Schalke's sporting executive Christian Heidel told Bild. He has been deployed at left-back, left midfield, defensive midfield and center-back this season and in 18 appearances this term, he's racked ...