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Mousasi leaving UFC in favour of Bellator Mousasi leaving UFC in favour of Bellator
- July 11, 2017

However, money was not only the factor for Mousasi, who is on a five-fight winning streak, as he will be working with former Strikeforce and current Bellator CEO Scott Coker once again. "If I achieve that, I look forward to going a division up and getting the 205 belt". The 31-year-old middleweight fought out his exclusive UFC contract in April. (more...)
Bills lineman arrested on weapon charges outside of OH waterpark Bills lineman arrested on weapon charges outside of OH waterpark
- July 11, 2017

Officers took Washington to the Sharonville Police Department, processed and released him the same night. Washington allegedly displayed a gun to police as officers were attempting to clear out a water park around 10 p.m. The Buffalo Bills might be thinking of Washington as a plan for the future. "I learned from it". Washington was suspended by Ohio State for its Fiesta Bowl win in January of 2016 after he was cited in December 2015 for solicitation of prostitution in Columbus, Ohio. (more...)
WBO agree to review Pacquiao-Horn bout but can not overturn decision WBO agree to review Pacquiao-Horn bout but can not overturn decision
- July 11, 2017

According to the WBO, the five judges who scored the fight are "competent judges from different countries" and were asked to watch the bout without sound. "It gives me evidence behind me that I can just use now". "From the results, it can be established that Pacquiao won five rounds while Horn won seven rounds". (more...)
Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates "Add" Rating for IG Group Holdings plc (IGG)
- July 11, 2017

Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. Therefore 0 are positive. Capital Guardian invested in 2,228 shares or 0% of the stock. Laurion Capital Mngmt Ltd Partnership holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) for 37,900 shares. (more...)
Simmons playing 5-on-5 Simmons playing 5-on-5
- July 11, 2017

However, in the "positionless" NBA , four players listed at 6-7 or taller (LeBron James , 6-8; Jimmy Butler , 6-7; Giannis Antetokounmpo , 6-11; DeMar DeRozan , 6-7) ranked in the top 30 in time of possession last season, according to NBA.com player tracking. (more...)
EU's population grows to 512M EU's population grows to 512M
- July 11, 2017

The figure for the United Kingdom, which now has the third highest population in the union, saw an annual rise of more than 400,000 - meaning it has narrowed the gap to France in second to just over 1.2 million. This was the fourth highest relative population rise in the EU. Ireland, with a natural change of its population of +7.1‰, also remained the member state where births most outnumbered deaths in 2016, ahead of Cyprus (+4.7‰), Luxembourg (+3.6‰), France (+3.0‰), Sweden and the United ... (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Asks IRS for Tax Reprieve Until After Conor McGregor Fight
- July 11, 2017

His 12-round bout against McGregor will be fought at 154 pounds and Mayweather's purse could approach or even exceed what he made for his May 2015 fight against Manny Pacquaio, which was estimated to be $220 million. The involved taxes are now 15 months overdue, leaving Mayweather with around 7.5 percent in penalty charges on top of what he already owes. Mayweather will compete for the first time since the year in a question, September 2015, when he defeated Andre Berto in what was thought ... (more...)
Aron Baynes signs with Boston Celtics Aron Baynes signs with Boston Celtics
- July 11, 2017

Many predicted the Celtics would use their mid-level exception on a center like Baynes or Dewayne Dedmon. In his two years, Baynes , 30, had become one of the locker room leaders for the Pistons, spearheading a team meeting last season when he sensed things were going awry early in the season. (more...)
Attack on yatra 'most reprehensible' act: Jaitley Attack on yatra 'most reprehensible' act: Jaitley
- July 11, 2017

Reacting to the attack, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi tweeted: "This is a grave & unacceptable security lapse". Just weeks ago, intelligence agencies had warned that militants were planning to target 100 policemen and as many Amarnath pilgrims to trigger communal violence, prompting the authorities to deploy more than 40,000 troops to protect the twin routes of the 40-day pilgrimage. (more...)
Venus Williams wins, Kerber loses at Wimbledon Venus Williams wins, Kerber loses at Wimbledon
- July 10, 2017

In her third participation at Wimbledon , Konjuh, 19, missed two break points and committed 17 unforced errors in a match that lasted 64 minutes. It promises to be a rich clash altogether - a cross-generational battle between a 37-year-old who has won it all and a 20-year-old Latvian who potentially could do. (more...)
Did Ivan Perisic Just Confirm He's Manchester United's Next Signing? Did Ivan Perisic Just Confirm He's Manchester United's Next Signing?
- July 10, 2017

It's a lot of money for someone of his age, but Spalletti would much prefer to have Perisic at his disposal next season than not, meaning they can make it as awkward for interested clubs as possible. The Red Devils were comfortably outscored by every other team in the top seven in the Premier League last term, while Bournemouth also netted 55 to United's 54. (more...)
Home Run Derby Bracket Released Home Run Derby Bracket Released
- July 10, 2017

However, the 21-year-old Bellinger figures to give fellow first-year player Judge and Stanton some competition as the +900 third choice on the Home Run Derby odds . Bellinger's first-round opponent is Colorado's Charlie Blackmon (+2000), who has the unenviable task of potentially needing to go through all three of Bellinger, Judge and Stanton to win the derby. (more...)
Five Noles Named to Bednarik and Maxwell Award Watch Lists Five Noles Named to Bednarik and Maxwell Award Watch Lists
- July 10, 2017

Watch list season is officially upon us, so be prepared to see a few Virginia Tech players floated around on watch lists. The Bednarik Award has been presented to the College Defensive Player of the Year since 1995. 9 all-time in the UVA annals. Smith, who started 12 of 13 games last season, became the 20th Gopher ever to rush for 1,000 yards in a single season. After becoming the youngest victor of the Heisman Trophy, Jackson will try to top his last season during his junior campaign at ... (more...)
Mexico coach apologizes for outburst Mexico coach apologizes for outburst
- July 10, 2017

Should Mexico play fewer than six games at the Gold Cup, Osario's suspension will carry over into their next global matches. Mexico's coaching staff and substitutes protested at the decision and their manager Osario launched a verbal attack on the linesman for which result Osorio was sent to the stands for his protests. (more...)
Arsenal name their selling price for wantaway star Alexis Sanchez
- July 10, 2017

City will be unwilling to go that high for a player who will cost nothing this time next year and could try their luck by making an offer closer to £50million. The 28-year-old has not yet agitated for a move either despite entering the final year of his contract amid interest from Manchester City , Chelsea , Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus. (more...)
Vettel fastest in final Austrian GP practice Vettel fastest in final Austrian GP practice
- July 10, 2017

Ricciardo said: "It was a fun race, there were some decisive moments at the start and then defending the last couple of laps". Mercedes had already changed it once before that. "Overall, not the best days". Nearing the end of the session, Hamilton went off the track with some smoke pouring out the side of his vehicle. The team said it was a brake disk failure and Hamilton's mechanics worked frantically to get his vehicle ready for qualifying. (more...)
Mexico manager Juan Carlos Osorio suspended six matches, will miss Gold Cup Mexico manager Juan Carlos Osorio suspended six matches, will miss Gold Cup
- July 10, 2017

Osorio was angered after match officials decided not to refer an apparent push on Mexico's Hector Moreno for an assessment by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR). Mexico, which begins Gold Cup group play against El Salvador on Sunday in San Diego, would play six games if it reaches the tournament final July 26 in Santa Clara. (more...)
Kirk records first LPGA win in seven years Kirk records first LPGA win in seven years
- July 10, 2017

It's always fun to play in majors, and I'm carrying probably the best form into a major that I ever have. "I knew I had to make it". Last week: Danielle Kang won the KPMG Women's PGA Championship for her first LPGA Tour title/major. "Obviously, Katherine is playing really well", Buhai said. "Today, 5 under, no bogeys". She bounced back well. Sei Young Kim of South Korea finished third at 20 under after a 63. (more...)
Lions 2017: New Zealand 15-15 British & Irish Lions Lions 2017: New Zealand 15-15 British & Irish Lions
- July 10, 2017

Farrell again did the business with a long range effort with just two minutes left to make it 15-15 but there was nearly disaster for the tourists as from the resulting kick-off, Ken Owens was blown offside. "I thought it would have been harsh for either side to lose", said Warburton . "It's an absolute honour to wear the shirt and to all the people who travelled here and my family, thanks for the support". (more...)
Richie Porte seriously injured after horrific Tour de France crash — GRAPHIC IMAGES Richie Porte seriously injured after horrific Tour de France crash — GRAPHIC IMAGES
- July 10, 2017

Of course my team mate Geraint Thomas as well, he crashed out today with a broken collarbone, so I've got mixed feelings. "I had a mechanical problem with my gears, I had to change bike", Froome. Starting fourth overall, it was an ideal day for Martin to win a stage and solidify his GC position. Prior to the crash that ended Porte's Tour, the Australian had endeared himself to fans - and his former Sky team-mate Froome - after Aru had launched what looked to be a decisive attack on the ... (more...)