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Max Holloway out of UFC 223

Max Holloway out of UFC 223

But after Pettis missed weight, and later reportedly turned down the fight for money concerns , Paul Felder stepped in, only to be promptly denied by the NYSAC. We then had the Conor McGregor bus attack on Thursday that led to three fights being pulled from the event . Holloway, the featherweight champion, accepted this fight last Sunday after interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson withdrew with a knee injury. Read More

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UCL: Bayern in comeback over Sevilla

UCL: Bayern in comeback over Sevilla

He added: "We are fine, we are enjoying a good period, but there are other big clubs that always play in the Champions League and always want to win it". Adrift of the top four in La Liga, they will take on Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final, 10 days after facing Bayern in the second leg. Wissam Ben Yedder, whose two goals saw off United in the previous round, also started, along with Guido Pizarro, who replaced the suspended Ever Banega. Read More

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UEFA hits Liverpool with four charges after Manchester City bus attacked

UEFA hits Liverpool with four charges after Manchester City bus attacked

However, City have scored 88 goals in their 31 league matches this season and are more than capable of scoring three unanswered goals and Liverpool would be foolish to write them off. We defended really good. "There were moments when we had to stick together". As boss Guardiola said, few will expect them to do it - and he faces a tough task to convince his players they can. Read More

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Woods driving well, birdies 3rd hole at Masters

Woods driving well, birdies 3rd hole at Masters

Yes, Tiger is back. "To be honest, " Rahm said, "I want and I don't want him to get back to the level he was when he was playing great". " Tiger Woods has a legitimate chance to win the Masters ". How about finding fairways? Never mind that it has been 13 years since Woods last won the Masters . No, it's about hitting greens. And his fellow pros can't help but feel the difference in the air when Tiger is around. Read More

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Miami Marlins vs. Boston Red Sox

Miami Marlins vs. Boston Red Sox

He went six scoreless innings, allowing just one hit with nine strikeouts. If Porcello can repeat the success he had in his first game throughout the season, then the Red Sox could potentially have three aces on their squad for the 2018 season. Read More

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Watson wins Par-3 for the old guard, young Nicklaus makes ace

Watson wins Par-3 for the old guard, young Nicklaus makes ace

Tony Finau's ace on the par-3 seventh during the Masters Tournament Par-3 contest was a thing of beauty: flew by the hole, pulled the string to back it up and watched it jam back some 30 feet straight into the cup. If you were tuned into Wednesday's Masters Par 3 Contest, then you likely witnessed something pretty fantastic. No victor of the Par-3, which began in 1960, has won the Masters in the same year, hence a supposed jinx. Read More

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76ers set to unveil sculpture of Julius 'Dr. J' Erving

76ers set to unveil sculpture of Julius 'Dr. J' Erving

He hasn't improved much in the National Basketball Association, making just 34 percent of his jump shots for the 76ers, last among 221 players with at least 150 attempts in 2017-18. Detroit has gotten hot again but it's likely too little, too late barring a complete meltdown by either Miami or Milwaukee. They have beat the Over/Under 0 times in this two-week span, while falling under 0 times. Read More

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Klopp intending to keep Liverpool's style the same against City

Klopp intending to keep Liverpool's style the same against City

However, that'll be the furthest thing on Guardiola's mind this evening. Mohamed Salah struck a late victor as Jurgen Klopp marked his 100th game in charge of Liverpool with a 2-1 win over relegation-threatened Crystal Palace . At City earlier in the season they went down to 10 men and all but gave up. Guardiola's side love to play the ball not just out of the back but from their goalkeeper Ederson, whose ability with his feet is unmatched. Read More

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Antonio Conte makes a shocking claim about the derby against Tottenham

Antonio Conte makes a shocking claim about the derby against Tottenham

But for sure, we have to try to win every game, don't make a lot of mistakes - don't drop points. The Englishman has been in great form for Spurs and has already contributed to 35 goals in all competitions before his injury. But the beauty of football and being a striker is that when you eventually score the next goal , all is forgiven and people forget that he has ever had a dry patch at Chelsea . Read More

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Liverpool confirm Joel Matip injury

Liverpool confirm Joel Matip injury

The club said in a statement on their official website that the Cameroon global picked up the issue during the 2-1 win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday. Manager, Jurgen Klopp is already said to be in a quandary barely 24 hours to an encounter that would define their season. Newcastle United legend turned television pundit Alan Shearer believes that when Premier League giants Liverpool and Manchester City go head to head in the Champions League quarter finals, ... Read More

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After road trip, Houston Astros return home to red carpet treatment

After road trip, Houston Astros return home to red carpet treatment

The Astros spent most of spring training putting their first championship behind them. And when Charlie Morton toed the rubber for the first pitch, it was back to business. "And ours is really good", Hinch said. In Los Angeles, Cody Bellinger hit the Dodgers' first home run of the season and Rich Hill threw six spotless innings as Los Angeles gained a series split with rival San Francisco. Read More

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Puel rues 'harsh' Ndidi red card in Leicester's win at Brighton

Puel rues 'harsh' Ndidi red card in Leicester's win at Brighton

Brighton have enjoyed a successful first season in the Premier League and Puel believes Chris Hughton's side are now safe from the threat of relegation. I didn't see us drop from that (penalty miss), I just saw them get a lift. "At this moment no (we are not safe), but I have to think that way". Leicester finished the match with 10 men after Wilfred Ndidi was sent off with three minutes to go, but that didn't stop Jamie Vardy adding a second in stoppage time to make sure of a second ... Read More

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Test results come back negative for Warriors' McCaw

Test results come back negative for Warriors' McCaw

The reigning National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors finally earned their 55th win of the 2017-18 regular season, besting the Sacramento Kings on the road at the Golden 1 Center 112-96 on Saturday. Stephen Curry , the face of the franchise and the most important player to the team, has only played 50 games this season because of recurring ankle injuries. Read More

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Russia Says Spy Poisoning Could Be ''In Interests'' Of Britain

Russia Says Spy Poisoning Could Be ''In Interests'' Of Britain

Lavrov said that Russian Federation has called a meeting of the worldwide chemical weapons watchdog for Wednesday to discuss the case and asked it to provide details of its cooperation with Britain in the poisoning probe. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said the two leaders had discussed a bilateral meeting "at a number of potential venues, including the White House". Read More

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Irish Stun Bulldogs on late Bucket, 61-58

Irish Stun Bulldogs on late Bucket, 61-58

To his left, sat his four seniors - three of whom were part of 126 victories over the past four seasons. The Irish went just over 8 minutes without a point, missing seven shots and committing five turnovers during the game-changing run. "It was a big shot", she said. There had been a slew of questions Saturday, the day after Notre Dame and Mississippi State had advanced to the national title game in an instant classic of a Final Four, as to how the two programs planned to top their ... Read More

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MI vs Villanova Live Stream Score in 2018 NCAA Championship

MI vs Villanova Live Stream Score in 2018 NCAA Championship

Loyola turned it over on three straight possessions and Wagner tipped in a miss by Poole, was fouled and converted the three-point play to put MI up 54-47 with just under five minutes left. Some might think that it didn't matter if Kansas guarded them or not, but I can assure you that guarding teams that can shoot as well as Villanova can usually help. Read More

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Tony Ferguson Will No Longer Be Interim Champion After UFC 223

Tony Ferguson Will No Longer Be Interim Champion After UFC 223

Ferguson had to pull out of the fight due to an injury . Not many would have predicted that the monstrous Boogeywoman Jędrzejczyk would fall at what seemed to be her peak, in the middle of a 14-fight win streak. But if the shoe was on the other foot, Nurmagomedov would not have accepted a fight against Holloway on six days notice. "That's a tough weight cut for him", White said, according to ESPN . Read More

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Kansas City Chiefs announce offseason workout program dates

Kansas City Chiefs announce offseason workout program dates

The Chiefs also announced mandatory minicamp will be held on June 12-14. The first two weeks of the program are limited to conditioning and physical rehabilitation. Phase Three consists of the next four weeks of the program. Los Angeles' rookie minicamp date will be announced later. Team drills - seven-on-seven, nine-or-seven, 11-on-11 - are allowed, but live contact is still not permitted. Read More

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Umtiti not looking to leave Barcelona

Umtiti not looking to leave Barcelona

It's true that we talk a lot about it, but it was just to know what he thinks of Barca. "But everyone thinks good things about it". He added: " Barcelona was the club of my dreams, I joined them when I was 22". Everyone is aware of that. "It concerns me, but it does not interest me. I am interested by [what I do on] the pitch and have fun". The truth is that there is interest from several clubs. Read More

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Paul Heyman says Brock Lesnar wants to return to UFC

Paul Heyman says Brock Lesnar wants to return to UFC

However, during a recent interview with Digital Spy , Paul Heyman noted that he doesn't believe CM Punk even thinks about WWE at all anymore. Especially since Lesnar recently met with UFC President Dana White . It's likely that he will be leaving with Brock Lesnar, so WWE officials want to utilize Heyman while he's still with the company. That the true story of Goldberg wasn't just his rampage through the ranks in WCW and then his brief run in WWE , but the fact that 12 years ... Read More

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Met Éireann forecast DRAMATIC change in weather ahead of Easter weekend

Met Éireann forecast DRAMATIC change in weather ahead of Easter weekend

Elsewhere, weather will turn less cold with rain gradually giving way to showers. The showers will be lighter than recent days and there will be a lot of dry bright weather but still more cloud than sunny spells. Tuesday is forecast to be another mix of showers and sunny spells, with the risk of thunder and hail showers in places. Highest temperatures will range of 6 to 9 degrees Celsius in moderate northeast winds, coolest in the east. Read More

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Benitez hails Newcastle players for Huddersfield win

Benitez hails Newcastle players for Huddersfield win

Depending on this game, things could be a little bit easier, but still we will have to keep going to the end. "It was a great atmosphere and the team and fans together are stronger". "Forty points is the target, so we have to carry on", said Benitez. "He did well because when the other team is compact, narrow and short, you have to stay calm because you will not be involved too much in the game". Read More

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'Benjamin Button' Zlatan Ibrahimovic ready to make his mark with LA Galaxy

'Benjamin Button' Zlatan Ibrahimovic ready to make his mark with LA Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. (AP) - Zlatan Ibrahimovic's attitude will never change, even if the backdrop now includes Hollywood and palm trees. Zlatan Ibrahimovic likened himself to Benjamin Button as he played down concerns about what kind of impact he will have on the MLS at the age of 36 by declaring "I was born old and I will die young" during his unveiling at LA Galaxy on Friday. Read More

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Jackson To Sue Senator Over Tweet Posted Post Jury Verdict

Jackson To Sue Senator Over Tweet Posted Post Jury Verdict

Blane McIlroy (26), of Royal Lodge Road, Belfast , had denied exposure, while Rory Harrison (25), of Manse Road, denied perverting the course of justice and withholding information. Files have been submitted to the Public Prosecution Service for consideration. The high-profile trial, which ran for 42 days, generated an unprecedented level of public attention and prompted calls from Jackson's defence solicitor for a crackdown on social media comment during criminal proceedings. Read More

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