• Conor McGregor forced to relinquish UFC featherweight belt, Jose Aldo new champ
Conor McGregor forced to relinquish UFC featherweight belt, Jose Aldo new champ

So why has this happened? The move was made in part to try and salvage the UFC 206 pay-per-view card in Toronto, which lost its main event-a light heavyweight title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Anthony Johnson . At the UFC 205 post-fight news conference in New York, McGregor confirmed he is expecting the birth of his fi...

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  • Prescott strong arm even running as Cowboys win 10th in row
Prescott strong arm even running as Cowboys win 10th in row

Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman (24) watches as Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) gets past inside linebacker Will Compton (51) and into the end zone for a touchdown during the second half of an N. Dal-Prescott 6 run (Bailey kick), 10:49. "No. I'm not anxious about him", Gruden said after the game. Dallas, which got ...

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  • Ronaldo is back on top form - Zidane
Ronaldo is back on top form - Zidane

Madrid did not give a timetable for Bale's recovery, but players who undergo similar procedures are usually out between two and three months. That means Bale will miss the "Classico" against FC Barcelona on December 3 and the World Club Championship in Japan.

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  • Love scores 40, including 34 in 1st, James has triple-double
Love scores 40, including 34 in 1st, James has triple-double

The Rockets also made more than 20 3-point shots in a 117-104 victory over Sacramento Kings on Friday, but they attempted an NBA-record 50 3-pointers, CBS Sports reported. Shoot, Love scored 34 in the first quarter Wednesday. Love grew up near Thompson in Lake Oswego, Oregon, but didn't realize how close he came to eclipsing his childhood friend's ...

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  • Rodgers, Packers drop 4th in row, routed 42-24 by Redskins
Rodgers, Packers drop 4th in row, routed 42-24 by Redskins

The Washington Redskins' looming Thanksgiving matchup with the Dallas Cowboys , a pivotal game in the NFC East and playoff picture, was already on the cornerback's mind. Fortunately for the Packers, Richard Rodgers recovered for the Packers who had to start the drive at their own two-yard line. The fourth-year pro had his best statistical output o...

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  • Latest playoff rankings look promising for Ohio State
Latest playoff rankings look promising for Ohio State

Now, the Wolverines need a win against Ohio State to stay relevant in the College Football Playoff discussion. Remember, that's the same Iowa team that upset MI two weeks ago. Michigan's path is similar. And they lost to Minnesota, and then we had the... For Ohio State , it must defeat Michigan and hope for Penn State to lose to Michiga...

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  • Carr overcomes injury to rally Raiders past Panthers 35-32
Carr overcomes injury to rally Raiders past Panthers 35-32

Just like last week, when Carr was nearly flawless in the final quarter as the Raiders stormed back from a 20-13 deficit to beat the Houston Texans 27-20 in Mexico City, the third-year quarterback led Oakland to victory in a game it almost certainly would have lost in previous seasons.

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  • Lionel Messi ends Celtic's lingering European hopes with Parkhead double strike
Lionel Messi ends Celtic's lingering European hopes with Parkhead double strike

And former Liverpool manager Rodgers, speaking after the loss in Glasgow, was asked if Celtic would have a chance of upsetting Luis Enrique's heavyweights should Messi temporarily swap sides. "When you do it against a superstar like Suarez it's always going to get talked about more". Celtic lost Scott Sinclair to injury at the break but his r...

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  • Antoine Griezmann: I've had Atletico Madrid doubts
Antoine Griezmann: I've had Atletico Madrid doubts

The France worldwide, who picked up the Golden Boot and Player of the Tournament at this summer's European Championships in his home country, has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford to join up with his compatriot, Paul Pogba. "I prefer to stay in La Liga, or the Premier League". By doing so, Griezmann all but ruled out a move to long-...

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  • Dallas Mavericks vs Cleveland Cavaliers: Line-ups, preview and prediction
Dallas Mavericks vs Cleveland Cavaliers: Line-ups, preview and prediction

Love scored 40 points shooting 12-of-20 from the field, including 8-of-12 from 3-point range, and grabbed eight rebounds. Teammate LeBron James previously held the Cavs record for points scored in any quarter with 24, which he did three times.

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  • 2nd Test: India thrash England by 246 runs, take 1-0 lead
2nd Test: India thrash England by 246 runs, take 1-0 lead

Jayant, the batsman, once again proved his worth after India were reduced to 162/9 in the second innings. But we are playing a fair game. Ultimately we achieved what we wanted. On day four England captain Alastair Cook and Haseeb Hameed tried to defy the Indian bowler but Hameed trapped lbw off the bowling of Ravichandran Ashwin while Cook on t...

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  • 3 Super Bowl Coaches Set to Bid Bye to Their Careers
3 Super Bowl Coaches Set to Bid Bye to Their Careers

This saw John Madden thrown out of the club after several seasons of triumphing over their opponents. The same criteria was adopted by the SF 49ers and dropped Bill Walsh who had been in the field for 10 years and his successor, George Seifert sent home eight years later.

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  • Aaron Ramsey talks through clash with Edinson Cavani
Aaron Ramsey talks through clash with Edinson Cavani

There is no great shame in Arsene Wenger's men being behind PSG by virtue of an inferior head-to-head record after two draws between the sides - 1-1 in the French capital in September and 2-2 at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night . "I think if he was a foreign player we'd be going mad", said Ferdinand after the match in the studio. " Arse...

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  • All Blacks coach Hansen turns attention to Lions tour
All Blacks coach Hansen turns attention to Lions tour

France's Virimi Vakatawa, left, is tackled by New Zealand's Kieran Read during the global rugby union test match between France and New Zealand's All Blacks at Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris , Saturday, Nov. World player of the year Barrett's second successful kick stretched the visitors' advantage but France continued to look brigh...

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  • Brady returns to Patriots practice after missing 2 days
Brady returns to Patriots practice after missing 2 days

In the Patriots' 31-24 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on October 13, Brady took a hit by safety Kam Chancellor to the area near his right knee. Brady has often said how important practice is to him to prepare for the game but that he wasn't sure how much missing practice would affect him.

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  • In College Football Playoff Rankings
In College Football Playoff Rankings

However, either Ohio State or MI is going to fall out following their rivalry game, so things are still ready to get wild. Texas A&M was in ideal shape to sneak into the Playoff, as they had only one loss (to Bama), a No. 12 this week, and Stanford debuts at No. 24 after three straight wins. Wisconsin (8-2) rose one spot to No. 6 after its 4...

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  • 'Dancing with the Stars' crowns Olympian Laurie Hernandez season 23..
'Dancing with the Stars' crowns Olympian Laurie Hernandez season 23..

It really all came down to the phone call votes, and even then, it was very, very close. Hinchcliffe and Kramer had their performance issues while Calvin Johnson Jr. Adding to the theatrics of the evening, former Season 23 celebrities Vanilla Ice and Gov. Rick Perry were on stage together performing "Ice, Ice Baby" together.

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  • Klopp Warns Complacent Players They'll Be Dropped
Klopp Warns Complacent Players They'll Be Dropped

Both can play, neither are scared of a battle and at 25 and 26 respectively, they're about to enter their primes. In Roberto Firmino , Philippe Coutinho, and Sadio Mane , Klopp possesses the deadliest front three in the league, and he'll be hoping that they get back to goal-scoring ways when they take on struggling Sunderland on Saturday.

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  • Charlie Adam admits Stoke's goal at Watford should not have stood
Charlie Adam admits Stoke's goal at Watford should not have stood

Potters midfielder Charlie Adam hit the post with a header from a corner on 29 minutes before the ball bounced across the line, hit the Watford keeper and went in. Watford threatened through Daryl Janmaat, who worked visiting goalkeeper Lee Grant after cutting inside onto his left foot. After the break Stoke forward Marko Arnautovic led a swif...

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  • (Cricket) Latham comes good as New Zealand build lead
(Cricket) Latham comes good as New Zealand build lead

It needs only a draw to achieve that victory but will be aware that with two full days or a minimum of 196 overs remaining at the start of play Monday that its best policy remains to play for a win. Yasir, who has 116 wickets from only 20 tests, was left out as Pakistan chose a four-pronged pace attack in response to the green condition of the pi...

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