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Jon Jones' "B" Sample Returns Positive For Same PED

UFC president Dana White confirmed the news on his Twitter account Thursday night. For his non-title title bout against Anderson Silva that was quickly booked just two days before the contest, DC will earn $500,000. After Browne fell backwards when Velasquez landed the stunning punch, the former UFC heavyweight champion used his wrestling p...

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  • Portsmouth's LaShawn Merritt gives the 200 a try at Olympic trials
Portsmouth's LaShawn Merritt gives the 200 a try at Olympic trials

Not as good as I would have liked but definitely a solid day", she said. Ashton Locklear is providing a pretty compelling case to make the U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team. Haley, the youngest of the three Crouser throwers, finished ninth and didn't qualify for her final three throws. Winger said she was unsure of her immediate plans in pre...

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  • Tour de France: Pinot plays down chances
Tour de France: Pinot plays down chances

He said: “I feel good, but it's the biggest challenge of my career to win it again considering the level of the competition. But with two Tour de France titles already in his saddlebag, the Tinkoff leader has a well-earned reputation as a fearless attacker.

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  • Final opportunity knocks for Murray
Final opportunity knocks for Murray

When he sat in his sideline chair after it was over, Murray wiped away tears with a tournament towel. I never take it for granted. But he added: "I'm going to make sure...to do everything I can to be back here for another chance....There's nothing I want more than to be back here".

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  • Murray's competitiveness helped him win 2nd Wimbledon title
Murray's competitiveness helped him win 2nd Wimbledon title

In the second set, Murray had a few chances to break the Raonic serve but he staved them off with some aggressive tennis including big serves and volleys. "He actually got away from the way I was coaching him when he was younger", Curtis said. " Murray, who had lost three Grand Slam finals in a row". - Beat Federer to win gold medal at London O...

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  • Froome wins Tour de France 8th stage, takes yellow
Froome wins Tour de France 8th stage, takes yellow

He hopes to attack the peloton just like the way he did in 2009 when he put time against his rivals to win his second tour. "I am happy with the way things are going for me in the GC, and hopefully a win is just around the corner". Froome gritted his teeth as he crossed the line, raising both arms in celebration then pumping his right fist emphat...

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  • Chandler Parsons To Grizzlies; Delly To The Bucks?
Chandler Parsons To Grizzlies; Delly To The Bucks?

Batum's price tag, however, could be higher than Parsons', as Batum is eligible for a higher tier of max contract: five years, $153 million from the Hornets or four years, $113.6 million from other suitors. You can expect them to push to re-sign Matt Barnes and Mario Chalmers. Parsons will meet with a Portland Trail Blazers contingent including D...

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  • Find Out Who Daniel Cormier Will be Fighting at UFC 200
Find Out Who Daniel Cormier Will be Fighting at UFC 200

The narrative to her latest win was somewhat fitting as she was snubbed for a third fight with Rousey in favour of Holm. Nunes entered the title affair having won three straight. Silva was the solution. Silva reached out immediately to White once he heard the Jones news offering to fight Cormier. Anderson "Spider" Silva was going to be in Las Ve...

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  • Griezmann right to be compared to Zidane, Platini: Henry
Griezmann right to be compared to Zidane, Platini: Henry

France has been a tournament favorite since the very first odds were posted, and they've been close to ideal throughout. It was also Germany who dashed England's dreams at Wembley in the semi-finals of Euro '96 - the last time Germany won the European Championship - in a nail-biting penalty shootout.

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  • UFC 200 Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt Live on YouTube Video Stream
UFC 200 Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt Live on YouTube Video Stream

Lesnar, who hadn't been in the Octagon in more than four years, was unstoppable once he took Hunt to the mat. "I really haven't given it much thought, I really haven't", Lesnar said. However, a high-profile doping case has cast a shadow over UFC 200, which boasts one of the most stacked cards in the promotion's history and was billed as a cel...

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  • Murray tops Canadian Raonic for second Wimbedon title
Murray tops Canadian Raonic for second Wimbedon title

But with Lendl back in his box, Murray is 12 from 12 on grass and the first British man since Fred Perry in 1936 to hold the Wimbledon trophy aloft on multiple occasions. In the third, Murray saved two break points to retain a 3-2 lead but Raonic was still playing his part - absorbing the Brit's athletic defence and out-foxing him to draw level...

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  • Tillman earns 12th win as Orioles beat Angels 4-2
Tillman earns 12th win as Orioles beat Angels 4-2

Informed that the '66 Orioles used only four pitchers in a sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Showalter exclaimed, "C'mon man, we use four [by] the third inning!" The Angels took a 1-0 lead in the first when Calhoun walked and scored on a double by Mike Trout off the right-field scoreboard.

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  • Unsentimental Eddie has England exceeding expectations
Unsentimental Eddie has England exceeding expectations

In what has been a highly impressive fortnight for England , the Red and Whites toppled the Wallabies 39-28 in the first Test in Brisbane before clinching the series with a comfortable 23-7 triumph in Melbourne last weekend. I believe that we can keep working on it and be in the situation where we can get results and play like that. "The possibili...

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  • Portugal coach Fernando Santos confident of winning Euro 2016 final
Portugal coach Fernando Santos confident of winning Euro 2016 final

Santos said he always believed Portugal would win the tournament and he was sticking to his guns, even though he recognised that France were favourites. His incredible header set Portugal on their way to semi-final victory over Wales, their first win inside 90 minutes in the whole tournament. The Atletico Madrid forward has since starred, scoring...

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  • Murray beats Raonic in straight sets to win 2nd Wimbledon title
Murray beats Raonic in straight sets to win 2nd Wimbledon title

After he lost this year's French Open final to Novak Djokovic, Murray reunited with former coach Ivan Lendl. Beat top seed Djokovic in the Wimbledon final to become the first British man to win the title since Perry in 1936. Murray remained in cruise control, breezing through the tie-break for a two sets lead. I'm going to make sure I do everythi...

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  • Russian sculls team banned from Rio for doping
Russian sculls team banned from Rio for doping

But European Athletics, which is organizing the continental championships in Amsterdam next week, has already said it would go along with any decision on Stepanova's eligibility. The ban was upheld by the IAAF in a vote last month. Stepanova and her husband Vitaly came forth and made public incriminating information as to the inside workings of ...

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  • Ramsey backs Wales for final
Ramsey backs Wales for final

Now they'll face Portugal in the semifinal with Cristiano Ronaldo as a captain. "It's Portugal versus Wales , nothing more" said Bale. "It's quite simply the greatest night in Welsh football history, the best result in Welsh football history but more impressively, it was the best performance".

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  • Andy Murray defeats Milos Raonic to win his second Wimbledon title
Andy Murray defeats Milos Raonic to win his second Wimbledon title

Murray, with the gold trophy in his hands, briefly chatted with the heir to the British throne inside the Centre Court stadium. The royal couple asked about his daughter Sophia, while Murray asked about William and Kate's children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte.

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  • Not done yet. Gatlin, Lagat bull their way into Olympics
Not done yet. Gatlin, Lagat bull their way into Olympics

Joining them there will be 34-year-old Justin Gatlin , who won the 200-meter final to advance to his third Olympics. Gatlin ran the 200 in 19.75 seconds to nudge out LaShawn Merritt by.04. "I went for it, it didn't work out today, but that's just the way it goes sometimes". It's a pity I'm not going to the Games because I know in six weeks' time...

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  • Arrest made in crash that killed top National Basketball Association draft pick's cousin
Arrest made in crash that killed top National Basketball Association draft pick's cousin

Ingram not only impressed on the offensive end but on the defense end as well with two huge swats to bring Laker faithful to there feet. There were several highlight-worthy passes during the week, but his best play may have come Thursday against the Jazz .

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