• MMA Fighter Throws Pokeball at Opponent After Knocking Him Out
MMA Fighter Throws Pokeball at Opponent After Knocking Him Out

Despite not being booked in the main event, it was evident very early on that the star attraction was hometown boy Michael Venom Page . Gotta catch 'em all, right? The welterweight division is one of the more stacked in Bellator , with Andrey Koreshev occupying top spot after defeating former UFC champ Benson Henderson, but 29-year-old Page w...

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  • Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets 7/10/16 MLB Predictions
Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets 7/10/16 MLB Predictions

Major league batting leader Daniel Murphy homered for the sixth time this year against his former Mets teammates and drove in four runs, leading Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals over NY 6-1 on Saturday night. "I didn't think I'd be doing what I was doing at the start of the season, so I would say I'm surprised", Murphy said , "but I'm ...

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  • Pakistan's Shah leaves England in a spin
Pakistan's Shah leaves England in a spin

The disgraced Amir was banned for five years and sent to prison for his part in the 2010 spot-fixing scandal, and has this week made his first return to Lord's as he steps back into the Test arena. England will face a hard run chase once they finally remove Pakistan's tail order in what promises to be a thrilling end to the test match. The Warwi...

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  • White Sox's Todd Frazier falls to Giancarlo Stanton in Home Run Derby
White Sox's Todd Frazier falls to Giancarlo Stanton in Home Run Derby

Leaving no doubt that he is the most powerful force in the game, Stanton had a Roger Maris night, hitting 61 homers over three rounds, a Derby record. Stanton was a more than deserving victor based on the totality of his performance. Beau Myers even hit his brother with a pitch early in the four-minute period, and almost nicked him another time...

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  • Roark pitches Nationals to shutout win over Pirates
Roark pitches Nationals to shutout win over Pirates

In that time he gave up five runs (four earned) on seven hits and two walks. Strasburg (13-0) has won 16 consecutive decisions dating to September, a franchise record for starting pitchers. Clint has been a life saver for us and especially in (Ryan Zimmerman's ) absence". With the Nationals atop the National League East, it was a no-brainer for...

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  • Mourinho gets off to winning start as Man United manager
Mourinho gets off to winning start as Man United manager

Mourinho arrived on a three-year deal in May after Louis van Gaal was sacked. The Swedish forward is on holiday having played at Euro 2016 and, along with the likes of Wayne Rooney, Marcus Rashford and Chris Smalling, was unavailable following those worldwide commitments.

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  • Rondo: Bulls Is Still Butler's Team
Rondo: Bulls Is Still Butler's Team

Many have been in favor of the Bulls using this approach, because it's clear that the team does not have a championship-caliber roster, nor is it bad enough to get a top-five draft pick. "This was not an easy decision, but I feel I have made the right choice for myself and my family", Wade wrote in a letter to Miami , released to The Associated Pr...

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  • Miami Marlins Giancarlo Stanton Ready for Big Second Half?
Miami Marlins Giancarlo Stanton Ready for Big Second Half?

But wait, there's more. The Marlins outfielder slammed 61 home runs during his three rounds, beating Robinson Cano 24-7 in the first round and current home run leader Mark Trumbo 17-14 in the semifinals. Thirty seconds of bonus time was awarded for two home runs that each equal or exceed 440 feet. If the team is going to want to hang around...

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  • Hamilton Asks Mercedes To Avoid Team Orders
Hamilton Asks Mercedes To Avoid Team Orders

Rosberg was given a 10 seconds time penalty for causing his collision with Mercedes team-mate Hamilton . In the second place is Max Verstappen for Red Bull and Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen finished third. It was clear that the German was lacking pace but with one lap to go he was confident that he could keep Hamilton behind him. Hamilton added t...

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  • Allegri 'counting' on Pogba to stay
Allegri 'counting' on Pogba to stay

The Paul Pogba to Manchester United rumours will not drag on all summer if reports are to believed as the French midfielder is set to sign a contract with the club this weekend once he returns from the US, where he is on holiday after Euro 2016.

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  • Union Catholic Hurdler Will Be Youngest US Track Athlete at Rio Olympics
Union Catholic Hurdler Will Be Youngest US Track Athlete at Rio Olympics

Olympic team with a near flawless tour of the SAP Center in San Jose, California, earning an automatic berth on the five-woman team by strolling to the all-around title at the Olympic trials. "Just realizing sometimes you have to lose in order to get better, it's a big thing for me". Her previous PR was 15:02.22 at the indoor Millrose Games in Madi...

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  • Janssen perfect for Tottenham - Van der Vaart
Janssen perfect for Tottenham - Van der Vaart

Though the Netherlands worldwide has since moved on to other clubs, he retains a fondness for Tottenham that belies his brief time in north London. "He is still young, but he is a real striker". He arrives in north London on the back of a purported £17 million transfer fee. That said, Janssen will be afforded opportunities to impress. Spurs bos...

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  • Ben Simmons Is Out Here Making Passing Fun Again
Ben Simmons Is Out Here Making Passing Fun Again

Simmons was overrated anyway. Any Philly fan knows that an athlete has to be extremely mentally tough to last there. For him, it starts with playmaking. He is excited, enthusiastic, and really wants to be here. On Saturday night , in his much-hyped first encounter with Ingram, Simmons watched the Lakers practically dare him to shoot.

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  • Gordon Reid: To win Wimbledon is an absolute dream
Gordon Reid: To win Wimbledon is an absolute dream

Djokovic arrived in London as the holder of all four grand slams and the Serb had not been beaten on the big stage since losing to Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka in the 2015 French Open final. But I sort of accepted that I might not win one of these events and that I was actually doing everything that I could to give myself a chance to do it.

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  • Edwin Encarnacion suspended one game, will appeal
Edwin Encarnacion suspended one game, will appeal

This was the worst Canada Day performance that I've seen from the Blue Jays . Toronto scored its most runs since beating Tampa Bay 17-11 on August 7, 2010, and the Blue Jays matched their season high with 18 hits. Morales extended his hitting streak to eight consecutive games with a second-inning homer. Tulowitzki added to Toronto's lead...

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  • Donaldson delivers two HRs in Jays' 8-3 win
Donaldson delivers two HRs in Jays' 8-3 win

Donaldson has scored 77 runs, a franchise record for runs before the All-Star break. Carlos Delgado had 76 in 2003. Kansas City starter Chris Young (2-8) gave up seven hits, including four home runs, and six runs in 2 1/3 innings. Cubs 10, Reds 4: Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits and did not allow an earned run over 5 1/3 innings while Chicago...

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  • Taijuan Walker's foot issue plagues another start
Taijuan Walker's foot issue plagues another start

Taijuan Walker left a start early for the third time this season because of the same foot problem on Tuesday against the Houston Astros , which left the Seattle Mariners searching for how to eliminate the issue. George Springer singled home Reed for the second run of the inning. Gomez hit a triple, which landed on Tal's Hill in center field,...

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  • Brad Keselowski avoids major wreck for victory at Daytona
Brad Keselowski avoids major wreck for victory at Daytona

While the nature of the race - cars reach speeds of 200 miles per hour and travel in close packs - means that crashes are inevitable, they rarely involve as many as two-dozen vehicles. There's not a chance that he had to win it. If we could have got the 2 vehicle out of there, it probably would have been a decent race, but that thing was just so st...

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  • United midfielder Carrick impressed by Mourinho
United midfielder Carrick impressed by Mourinho

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick claims the first week working under Jose Mourinho has not been as tough as some might suspect. Mourinho also called up youth prospects Axel Tuanzebe, Joel Castro Pereira and Dean Henderson to train with the first team this week.

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  • Game of Thrones dominates Emmy awards list with 23 nominations
Game of Thrones dominates Emmy awards list with 23 nominations

The actresses nominated for best actress in a drama series are " House of Cards " actress Robin Wright, "The Americans" actress Keri Russell, " Orphan Black " actress Tatiana Maslany, " Empire " actress Taraji P. The cast of Game of Thrones heads out to Comic-Con in San Diego next week, but that's not the only highlight for attendees looking for ...

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