• Conor McGregor to fight in UFC's New York debut Nov. 12
Conor McGregor to fight in UFC's New York debut Nov. 12

The promotion's inaugural card in New York City will be headlined by it's biggest star. The undefeated Nurmagomedov last fought in April after being sidelined for two years due to injuries. Why was he chosen for the fight? After all, Conor , 28, has a chance to become the first ever MMA fighter to hold two UFC championships at the same time! ...

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  • Guardiola: De Bruyne out for up to 3 weeks for Man City
Guardiola: De Bruyne out for up to 3 weeks for Man City

The Belgian playmaker suffered a hamstring injury towards the end of City's 3-1 win at Swansea City in the Premier League on Saturday that maintained their ideal start to the season. "We won't be thinking about what happened to Celtic against Barcelona - it's not easy to go to the Camp Nou and play against one of the greatest teams in the world, ...

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  • Dempsey out for rest of MLS season with heart issue
Dempsey out for rest of MLS season with heart issue

We simply haven't been able to get to a point where we felt comfortable there was a realistic chance (that he could play again in 2016). Dempsey, 33, underwent a procedure to treat the condition and rejoined the team September 14 for a light training session, previous to which he'd not been to a game or the Starfire practice facility.

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  • Watch Arsene Wenger meet the media ahead of Basel clash
Watch Arsene Wenger meet the media ahead of Basel clash

Coquelin limped off in the first half of Arsenal's 3-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday, with manager Arsene Wenger saying after the game he was anxious it was a similar injury to last season, when the midfielder missed several months with ligament damage.

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  • Mets will shut down Steven Matz, he'll have elbow surgery
Mets will shut down Steven Matz, he'll have elbow surgery

The Mets have estimated a three-month recovery time for the elbow procedure, so Matz should be ready for spring training . Mets general manager Sandy Alderson is expected to address the media Tuesday. Prior to landing on the disabled list in August, Matz was 9-8 with a 3.40 ERA in 22 starts in 2016 and was part of the rotation that took the ...

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  • AB De Villiers to miss Australia series with elbow injury
AB De Villiers to miss Australia series with elbow injury

De Villiers failed a fitness test on Tuesday morning, and will miss the upcoming home and away series' against Australia due to the surgery. "I think he probably felt 80 per cent better than without strapping, but we thought that the best decision for now would be to get surgical management and give him adequate time to recover so it doesn't hamper...

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  • United States of America captain Davis Love insists his comments about his team were misconstrued
United States of America captain Davis Love insists his comments about his team were misconstrued

I can't believe our conversations just this week, how detailed he is and the pairings, the possibilities, the players. "Our team has rounded out both on the captains' side and the players' side, and we're ready to go and excited to get to playing".

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  • Brathwaite rues batting failure post T20 defeat against Pakistan
Brathwaite rues batting failure post T20 defeat against Pakistan

The ball is now in West Indies' court to show the first match was an aberration, while the home side will be keen to prove otherwise. Pakistan is all set to face world champions West Indies in first Twenty20 of the tri-match series at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday (today).

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  • LeBron James speaks out on anthem intentions
LeBron James speaks out on anthem intentions

James said Monday that while he plans to stand for the national anthem , he is happy Kaepernick and other NFL players who have joined the protests have continued pushing the conversation. James posted images referencing the police shooting death of Ferguson, Missouri, teenager Michael Brown in 2014, and he, Wade and their then-Miami Heat teammat...

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  • Bruins extend Brad Marchand for 8 years
Bruins extend Brad Marchand for 8 years

He was aware that Marchand's contract extension was in the works , according to NHL.com, so it's not like Monday's announcement surprised him or that he really was anxious about his teammate bolting for Pittsburgh to join forces with Crosby after this season.

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  • Giants' first loss under McAdoo a repeat of last year
Giants' first loss under McAdoo a repeat of last year

After totaling 95 yards and a touchdown in a loss Sunday for the New York Giants, running back Shane Vereen's season is over. It's a substantial loss for the Giants. Now the Giants will have to hope Jennings is ready to roll for Week 4 against the Vikings, with Orleans Darkwa perhaps in line for more work after rushing 10 times for 53 yards and ...

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  • Canada asserts domination in World Cup with victory over Russian Federation
Canada asserts domination in World Cup with victory over Russian Federation

While Canada faced few moments of adversity during the group stage of the World Cup of Hockey, the semi-final figured to be the first real test of the tournament for them. He grabbed a loose a puck in the right faceoff circle and slung a pass through skates and sticks to Marchand cross-ice, his shot beating Bobrovsky. An Air Canada Centre cro...

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  • Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins' TUEs use
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins' TUEs use

This is particularly because his three approvals for triamcinolone acetonide coincided with the Tour de France in 2011 and 2012 and the Giro d'Italia in 2013 - his biggest races of all three seasons. I can't tell you how harrowing that was. While he gives no response to this accusation, Wiggins explains further the advice he was given at the time...

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  • Pouille beats Thiem to win Moselle Open and 1st title
Pouille beats Thiem to win Moselle Open and 1st title

Open quarterfinalist earlier this month, clipped a neat volley for match point and then hit an ace down the middle. "Winning a title is a big step, it's an objective I wanted to achieve this year". The 23-year-old Austrian unleashed another crackling forehand to break for the second time in a row and snatch the second set. "Thiem's performances i...

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  • Russian star Pavel Datsyuk scratched from World Cup semifinal against Canada
Russian star Pavel Datsyuk scratched from World Cup semifinal against Canada

Russian Federation still produces great players, but its day as the top threat to Canada for world supremacy in the sport has long passed. And yes, it would be an upset by any definition of the word. But there's no question that Crosby is leading the way. "The way we were playing, we believed we were going to score". His line, with Patrice Berg...

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  • Eden Hazard opens up about Chelsea manager Antonio Conte
Eden Hazard opens up about Chelsea manager Antonio Conte

But Conte explained: "In the second half we started with the same players and you saw another game, with great intensity". The video comes courtesy of the Twitter account @MailkDelight and gives a whole new context to a finish that will surely be in contention for goal of the season come the end of the Premier League campaign.

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  • 1 dead, 3 wounded in Champaign shooting
1 dead, 3 wounded in Champaign shooting

When police arrived on scene they found four victims with gun shot wounds. George Korchev of Mundelein was pronounced dead at 1:02 a.m.at Carle Foundation Hospital, Champaign County coroner Duane Northrup said. Authorities say five people were shot, one of them fatally, in two separate overnight shootings within minutes of each other in the easte...

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  • Reed kicks game-winning field goal as Duke beats Notre Dame
Reed kicks game-winning field goal as Duke beats Notre Dame

Brooks of the Goshen News . "Sloppy turnovers, kick-off return for a touchdown, and the inability to mount anything consistently throughout the game". "There's probably too much analysis maybe, and we're going to streamline it", Kelly said. The school tweeted a new release saying VanGorder is being replaced by defensive analyst Greg Hudson.

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  • Les Miles, Cam Cameron Fired by LSU: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction
Les Miles, Cam Cameron Fired by LSU: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

The Tigers haven't reached those heights again, though, and after Saturday's crushing 18-13 loss to the Auburn Tigers, Miles' ouster was only a matter of time. Ed Orgeron , who has served before as an interim coach, has been tapped to serve in that role for the remainder of the season. Ironically, Miles finishes with 64 wins in SEC play, one shy ...

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  • Chun In Gee pulls clear at Evian Championship
Chun In Gee pulls clear at Evian Championship

The tournament defending champion is 13th on four-under but still some distance off the lead, held outright by Korean first-round co-leader In Gee Chun on 13-under. CHAMPIONS: Kevin Sutherland birdied four of his last six holes for 4-under 68 and the second-round lead in the Nature Valley First Tee Open in Pebble Beach, Calif.

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