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by | June 22, 2017 | 05:13

Celebrities and media members also weighed in on the upcoming fight. The two superstar athletes will meet in a 154-pound bout on August 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in what is likely to be one of the biggest spectacles in sporting history.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:09

The consummate home-ice achievement - winning a Stanley Cup there - will have to wait until at least next Wednesday. It's a good thing he didn't, because anyone who watched the Preds even the series should know Rinne probably is the biggest reason why.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:23

Manchester City and Liverpool are also in the race for the Ox , who is out of contract next summer. According to the Telegraph , Jurgen Klopp is not put off by Oxlade-Chamberlain's £35m valuation and could move onto this pursuit once the Mo Salah deal is over the line.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:24

Ronaldo has scored 406 goals in 394 appearances for Real Madrid since joining the Madrid giants from Man United in the summer of 2009. I have not spoken to him since Cardiff. Perez, a 70-year-old construction magnate, was elected unopposed Monday for a third term in charge of Europe's most successful club. 'We have not had an offer for Cristiano.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:19

Ronan Flood, Managing Director at Dublin based Advantage Group, wrote on Twitter that he was in a restaurant in the Royal Galleries - 500m from Gare Central when the incident took place. See below for more on the attack. On Monday, a auto rammed a police van in Paris on the famed Champs-Elyses. Nobody else was killed or injured, according to the prosecutor's office.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:21

Some had wondered if Billups would come in and be the general manager immediately, or will he become the President of Basketball Operations? Griffin's track record - headlined by James' 2014 return, Cleveland's 2016 title, and a second-place finish in the 2015 Executive of the Year race - speaks for itself.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:15

The Pacers want a starter and a first-round pick , so the Lakers would presumably part with Luol Deng and a first-round draft pick. One reported package , offered by the Philadelphia 76ers , included two first-round draft picks, one of big men Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel ( the latter was later traded to the Dallas Mavericks ), and three-and-D wing Robert Covington.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:11

Kane ruthlessly finished Raheem Sterling's superb cross to deny Scotland a historic win but said being told he was captain was the most special moment . Harry Kane has set his sights on becoming the permanent England captain after his heroics against Scotland . These guys are giants and they are playing at a different level to most of us and they kept coming back, with their strength and power and speed it is hard to deal with.

by | June 21, 2017 | 08:14

Federer pulled out of the French Open to concentrate on the Grass Court season and an interesting matchup is expected between those two in London . "If I have pain in my knees, then I know from experience that it's nearly impossible", The Independent quoted him as saying. "The fact is that the two first matches could be very unsafe".

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:59

Mourinho was accused by a state prosecutor of defrauding Spain's Tax Office of $3.7 million. Cristiano Ronaldo will appear before a judge in Madrid on July 31 at 11 AM to testify in the case that is investigating allegations of tax fraud levelled at the Portuguese player.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:53

This is my favourite track in the world". The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and James Meades in the Parade Ring before the start of the Kings Stand Stakes during day one of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse. "I gave her a little break in the first half of the race and then when I asked her to run she responded, that doesn't always happen". Duchess Kate has worn white lace to the Ascot races in the past.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:49

World soccer's governing body had asked United for information about Pogba's world record 89 million pounds ($112 million) transfer from Juventus , following leaks which claimed to give details about the huge deal. If Juve are found guilty of the alleged breach then their punishment could range from a fine to a transfer ban. Manchester United stunned the footballing world when they paid a world-record £89million to re-sign the France global.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:39

So, what do you think of the new threads? The only noticeable change to the jersey is the collar, which looks to be feature a slightly larger white stripe than on the Reebok designs of previous seasons. The 2017-18 National Hockey League schedule will be released Thursday. The sweaters can be preordered , and season ticket holders can apply their discount.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:39

Arizona is seeing the most stifling temperatures , but the wrath of the heat wave is being felt across Nevada and California as well. Las Vegas was forecast to hit 117F (47.2C) on Tuesday and excessive heat warnings cover nearly all of California.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:37

With strong winds buffeting the 7,721-yard layout at Erin Hills earlier in the day, Mother Nature had appeared poised to bite back after three days of benign conditions which led to a feast of low-scoring. "It feels awesome to get my name on this trophy with so many other great names". Other than him, nobody made a charge. "It's insane to think that this is only his second win", Justin Thomas said.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:33

In a statement , Griffin said he was appreciative of the opportunity given to him by Gilbert, adding "I am extremely excited for my next challenge in the National Basketball Association, however Dan and I know now that [the Cavs] are a team built on largely on the concept of fit and are now at the point where the fit is not right for us to continue with one another".

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:32

Iguodala, 33, reportedly will have interest from several teams . Prospective teams would need to show in meetings a vision to move toward contention to pry Iguodala from Golden State, league sources said. Although it's expected that Rajon Rondo gets his option picked up by the Bulls and Dwyane Wade accepts his player option of $23.8 million for next season, nothing's for sure as of now, including the latest rumor surround the Bulls and free agency.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:22

Then, in Round 8 , after a hard shot to the body that might have been low, Ward landed a hard right hand that wobbled Kovalev . An impressive performance from Ward was marred by the ending to the fight, with a succession of borderline low blows securing the stoppage after he had initially rocked the Russian with a powerful straight right to the head.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:21

What I will say is that everyone must fulfil their tax obligations. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was today accused of evading 3.3 million euro ($3.7 million) in tax at Real Madrid , the public prosecutor's office in Madrid announced.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:20

None of those 18 players has won a major tournament to date. "I think the biggest thing is not getting ahead of yourself". Dustin Johnson . Rory McIlroy. The U.S. Golf Association says complimentary bottled water will be provided at all drinking water stations for the rest of the tournament, which runs through Sunday.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:17

Wahlberg, along with other global celebrities such as New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, Conan O'Brien, Ben Affleck and others, is a part-owner of the UFC since the company was acquired by WME-IMG past year. "I wouldn't buy it on pay-per-view - but I would be interested in the result". "I have to be careful with everything when facing him because he's good all around", said the 26-year-old, who cruised to a wide points win over compatriot Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in May.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:15

Armed with her new positive attitude thanks to some sharp words from coach Darren Cahill, with whom she made a swift reunion after a brief break, Halep has coped with the pressure well and battled through to a second Grand Slam final. "Bad luck. OK. It's a tough one", Bacsinszky said when she was informed of that margin, her eyes filling with tears. A sliced forehand, a shot she likes, went into the net.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:11

The Portuguese worldwide is now in Russian Federation competing for the European champions in the Confederations Cup . As for Mourinho , Manchester United 54-year-old Portuguese coach, he stands accused of two counts of tax fraud while he coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:12

His Hong Kong-based Mint Media acquired all of the Portuguese's commercial rights until 2021, except those directly related to Real Madrid , for an undisclosed sum. And he has also complained on multiple occasions in the past at his treatment at the hands of Real supporters, who have resorted to jeering and booing his performance on the pitch.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:05

A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations indicated that Mourinho committed two counts of tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. Messi was given a 21-month jail term last month for failing to pay his taxes and owing over €10.1 million. Last year, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and his father Jorge were found guilty of tax evasion on the Argentina international's image rights, with more than 4m euros (£3.52m) owed ...

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:06

They advance to face the victor between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan . Land Rover and 11th Hour Racing have both confirmed their commitment to continue their partnerships with the team and Land Rover BAR skipper and team principal Sir Ben Ainslie believes his team will come back stronger for the next America's Cup competition.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:00

A 25-year-old Bangladeshi fan of Indian cricket committed suicide by jumping in front of a train after India lost to Pakistan in the Champions Trophy . "Not just today, not just tomorrow, this day will be remembered in Pakistan for years to come", said a beaming Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed as he made a passionate plea to other nations to play worldwide cricket in their country.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:59

The play may have been the most controversial since an attempt by Major League Baseball was made to legislate that type of contact out of baseball. If they have the ball, Rizzo said, "it's game on". San Diego at Chicago Cubs , 7:05 p.m. NOTES: Monday's leadoff home run by OF Jose Pirela was the Padres' sixth of the season, first in the NL and tied for second in the big leagues.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:59

The defection of Epicharis brings the Belmont field to 11 starters, led by 7-2 morning-line favorite Irish War Cry . It really nearly is time for the 149th Belmont Stakes . "We were hoping he had enough when it came to crunchtime", Pletcher said. Last year, Japanese-trained Lani ran in all three Triple Crown races.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:59

Murray, a 2016 finalist, will next face 2015 victor Stan Wawrinka , who won his eighth straight against Marin Cilic , 6-3, 6-3, 6-1. Unlike Nishikori, Murray has not forgotten their US Open quarter-final past year and is looking to make amends for one that got away.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:54

The news also "comes immediately after it was announced that Cristiano Ronaldo will testify in his own tax fraud case next month", adds the paper. He's coaching Manchester United . Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid looked guaranteed after lifting his third Champions League title with the club earlier this month, the Portugal worldwide scoring twice in a 4-1 win over Juventus.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:47

Former Brooklyn Nets executive Bobby Marks tweeted that the Lakers do not have space to add a maximum salary player in 2018 and would need to trade contracts to make room for George . USA Today's Sam Amick reported in February that George is " hell-bent " to get to the Lakers . According to him, they want two first-round picks and a starting player.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:50

This Champions Trophy went ahead as scheduled despite a terror attack at a pop concert in Manchester, northern England, on May 22 that killed 22 people. "It's a very young team and credit goes to them and the management". "When we arrived here (in England), we were No 8 and now we are the champions", said the 30-year-old gloveman.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:46

Soares scored late with a right-foot shot from inside the area after Mexico midfielder Hector Herrera gave the ball away, and Moreno's equalizer came with a firm header from close range after a corner kick one minute into injury time .

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:39

According to TMZ Sports , who interviewed Dana White , the fighters will face each other at 154-pounds in a 12-round bout using 10-ounce gloves which will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . McGregor received a California boxing license a year ago but is still waiting for his Nevada boxing license application to be approved. MMA does have boxing elements, but experts in both sports say that MMA fighters just can't throw punches the same way boxers do.