• Amanda Nunes becomes first openly gay UFC champion
Amanda Nunes becomes first openly gay UFC champion

In the end, Tate accepted a quick turnaround against Nunes (12-4), a risky striker and well-rounded threat who is riding a three-fight win streak. Nunes got Tate's back, opened her up with punches from the site and then sunk in the rear naked choke to force Tate to tap.

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  • Andy Murray ready for 'different' final against Milos Raonic
Andy Murray ready for 'different' final against Milos Raonic

Members of the organization and fans of the game tuned in to watch the homegrown Raonic play against British favourite Andy Murray , who beat Raonic 6-4, 7-6, 7-6. "Every single day I try to get better to give myself chances to get to these finals". Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., is the only Canadian female to play in a Grand Slam singles ...

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  • Black Lives Matter marchers: 'No more protests, just revolution'
Black Lives Matter marchers: 'No more protests, just revolution'

They also demanded all local police wear body cameras and that minorities receive fair treatment by the Sheriff's Office and City Hall. "In a movement like Black Lives Matter, there's always going to be some folks who say things that are stupid or imprudent or are harsh", Obama said.

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  • Murray in tears after 'extra special' Wimbledon triumph
Murray in tears after 'extra special' Wimbledon triumph

It will be the first time Murray has played a lower-ranked opponent at the last stage of a slam, having only faced Djokovic or Roger Federer in his previous 10 final appearances. Andy Murray takes the second 7-6 after winning the tiebreak 7-3. ESPN used McEnroe on the Andy Murray-Tomas Berdych semi while the Worldwide Leader utilized Darren Cahil...

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  • Hamels loses for 1st time since May; Twins top Rangers 5-4
Hamels loses for 1st time since May; Twins top Rangers 5-4

Texas' lead only lasted for half an inning as Plouffe connected with a two-run home run, one of his three hits on the night. After his second homer and seventh RBI, which set a new franchise rookie record, teammate Miguel Sano kidded him that he still had work to do.

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  • PGA Tour: Why Dustin Johnson is Here to Stay
PGA Tour: Why Dustin Johnson is Here to Stay

I rolled the ball really well today", he said. The Australian (72) finished three shots behind Johnson , tied for third with Americans Jordan Spieth (67), Matt Kuchar (66) and Kevin Chappell (67). Only Tiger Woods (18) has more WGC victories. Johnson won the Cadillac Championship at Doral a year ago and the HSBC Champions in Shanghai in 20...

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  • UFC Sold For $4 Billion
UFC Sold For $4 Billion

WME-IMG is a leading talent agency and its clients include UFC superstar Ronda Rousey. After the Fertitta brothers and White took over, they steadily built their company and MMA into a thriving sport with ever-increasing worldwide appeal, using cable television and the internet to get it in front of young fans.

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  • Time, TV channel, how to watch online
Time, TV channel, how to watch online

In two of the four first-round matchups, the player that has hit fewer homers this year is favored to advance to the semifinals. (Puerto Rico, however, is treated as a "World" province in this case because it has its own national baseball federation and national team , despite its citizens being USA citizens.) No more than two prospects per each...

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  • Steven Stamkos staying with Tampa Bay Lightning, agrees to 8-year deal
Steven Stamkos staying with Tampa Bay Lightning, agrees to 8-year deal

The deal was reached two days before Stamkos had the opportunity to gauge his worth on the open market, where the four-time All-Star with 312 goals was expected to command far more lucrative offers from numerous bidders, including his hometown Toronto Maple Leafs, the Buffalo Sabres and Detroit Red Wings.

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  • Rio 2016: Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympic Games
Rio 2016: Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympic Games

While only the US had four players qualify Monday, three other countries had two players finish in the top-20 in Olympic qualifying, which was based on the world rankings . As Dawson said, it's the biggest "grow-the-game opportunity" golf has. The men's Olympic golf competition is scheduled for August 11-14. That leaves all four Americans with...

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  • Brock Lesnar Beats Mark Hunt In Return At UFC 200
Brock Lesnar Beats Mark Hunt In Return At UFC 200

Also, the payouts between some fighters have now been skewed as a result of Jon Jones who caught a doping violation after testing positive for PEDS earlier this week. Aldo cut Edgar in the first round and bloodied him for the rest of the bout. Cormier was instead pitted against former middleweight champ Anderson Silva, widely regarded as one of t...

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  • I was told to front up after Iceland humiliation, admits 'fragile' Hodgson
I was told to front up after Iceland humiliation, admits 'fragile' Hodgson

As a result I expect that myself and the team will be criticised. "We are looking for the best person for the job rather than best Englishman". "I'm sure that these players will get better and better". And in the end you have got to get into the fact we have got fewer and fewer English players to choose from". The English FA will launch a glo...

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  • Moussa Sissoko given £35m transfer price tag by Newcastle
Moussa Sissoko given £35m transfer price tag by Newcastle

He started in the final, which they lost to Portugal on Sunday night. But Sissoko has already made his worldwide intentions to leave clear: 'I gave everything there for three-and-a-half years, ' he said last month. There will be discussions. Newcastle have signed Matt Richie and Dwight Gayle this summer, and we'd be surprised if Benitez didn't ...

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  • Antoine Griezmann player of Euro 2016, part of team of tournament
Antoine Griezmann player of Euro 2016, part of team of tournament

After meeting President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, the 23-man squad were to go on a tour of the capital. Hosts France dominated the game, as they had almost every match since the start. The tournament, expanded to 24 teams for the first time, produced a few memorable upsets but little in the way of classic football. The team was selected by UEFA'...

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  • Euro 2016 fan violence forces closure of Eiffel Tower
Euro 2016 fan violence forces closure of Eiffel Tower

The team landed at Lisbon's Portela Airport and received something of a wet welcome as green and red water cannons were fired over their plane. Portugal head coach Fernando Santos heaped praise on his talented squad. That's right, Portugal. The football gods were going to see to it that you could win this thing, but you were going to have to do i...

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  • Dubuisson and Kim also out of Rio, along with Spieth
Dubuisson and Kim also out of Rio, along with Spieth

Spieth's withdrawal brings to 17 the number of leading male golfers electing not to travel to Brazil. Spieth's spot went to Matt Kuchar , who only moved to No. But we do understand why these individual decisions have been taken. France's Victor Dubuisson and Korea's KT Kim also withdrew on Monday, but Dubuisson wrote on Twitter that his decisi...

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  • Seager homers, but gets picked off in Mariners' loss to KC
Seager homers, but gets picked off in Mariners' loss to KC

That stat might not be endorsed yet by Elias, but you can track the chief offenders on multiple web sites. In the eighth, the World Series MVP made the defensive play of the game . "It was an important game for us today". The Kansas City Royals have been going nowhere fast and losing Mike Moustakas hasn't helped. Miley pitched a five-hit shu...

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  • Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams storms into ninth final
Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams storms into ninth final

Specifically, how visible Williams' nipples are on the court. Williams' serve was in fine form, reaching 123 miles per hour and producing 11 aces against the 50th-ranked Vesnina, who was participating in her first major semifinal and trying to become the first unseeded woman in the Open era to reach the title match at the All England Club.

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  • Von Miller Calls NFL's Franchise Tag 'League-Wide Problem'
Von Miller Calls NFL's Franchise Tag 'League-Wide Problem'

Friday, the two sides can no longer negotiate until January 2, 2017, the day after Denver's last regular-season game. On Friday, Vic J. Lombardi of AltitudeTV reported the Broncos offered Miller $61 million in guarantees over three years.

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  • Moore handcuffs Red Sox as Rays roll to 4-0 win
Moore handcuffs Red Sox as Rays roll to 4-0 win

Rodriguez was absolutely pummeled by the Rays last night; he surrendered 11 hits in just 2+ innings, giving up nine runs. Unless the Red Sox snap out of this funk, and this reversal of fortune must start on the mound, there's no telling whether Farrell will still be filling out the lineup card when the New England Patriots open training camp ...

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