UFC returns to Toronto with focus on featherweights

UFC returns to Toronto with focus on featherweights

There's no doubt that Holloway is carrying the greater momentum heading into this fight as he looks for his tenth win in a row inside the Octagon, predicated on his high-volume, accurate striking, excellent movement and toughness. "It was a team call", Pettis said. His combo to finish Rick Story in his last fight was one of the most handsome things I've ever laid my eyes upon. Read More

Michigan's Presidential Recount Is Officially Underway

Goldsmith, who was appointed to the bench by President Barack Obama in 2010, wrote in an order that the recount "shall commence and must continue until further order of this court". Still, Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette, the Trump campaign and super PACs have all filed separate lawsuits asking state courts to prevent the recount, the report said. Read More

New Oregon coach gives a tip of the helmet to Jim Harbaugh

According to the report, Willie Taggart has also been in talks with Strong about him becoming the defensive coordinator at Oregon. Willie Taggart , the now former South Florida coach and an unofficial member of the Harbaugh family, tried to make a good first impression during his debut appearance as a man of OR on Thursday at the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex. Read More

World number two Novak Djokovic confirms split from coach Boris Becker

World number two Novak Djokovic confirms split from coach Boris Becker

Djokovic has previously admitted to losing some of his motivation after completing the career Grand Slam in June when he won the French Open, and he said in an official statement Tuesday he was ready to set "new goals" without Becker. He crashed out of Wimbledon in the third round to American Sam Querrey and made a first-round exit at the Rio Olympics at the hands of Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro. Read More

Michigan's Jabrill Peppers can be first defensive Heisman victor since Charles Woodson

He has one interception, three sacks, and 67 tackles. "This is a guy that since October or November and now in December, ain't nobody better than this guy right here", Swinney said. The coach was perturbed by the effort on defense in the third quarter and felt Jackson "tried to do too much" on the game-sealing fumble . Peppers, arguably the best defensive player in the nation, serves in other capacities for MI, returning punts and kicks, while also spending some time at running back. Read More

Mourinho handed another 1-match ban by English FA

Ibrahimovic put United ahead in the second minute and although Ashley Fletcher equalised, Martial's second-half brace restored the hosts' control before the Swede added a fourth goal in added time . This is what we proposed ourselves at Manchester United . "I enjoy this win for all of the squad and for the fans, because it's a good answer to keep all of our possibilities in every competition", said Southampton manager Claude Puel. Read More

Hughes hopes Stoke will end Emirates jinx

Hughes hopes Stoke will end Emirates jinx

Yes Arsenal played good football before either Ozil or Sanchez arrived, but their impact on our current success is a tangible one that can not be denied. Beyond that we will try to extend the contracts but I can not make a subject of that. "Ozil is a class above and you can see he always plays to get a good result and Chamberlain has made a great improvement as compared to last season". Read More

Chelsea taking game-by-game approach - Marcos Alonso

Chelsea taking game-by-game approach - Marcos Alonso

A big fight from them. "We just have to think game-by-game and keep on giving everything we have to win those games". So that's the deserved result. Bournemouth are in just their second season in the top-flight and this was arguably the tiny south coast club's finest hour. Read More

Roberto Firmino a bargain for Liverpool, says Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool centre back Joel Matip has returned to full training, handing manager Juergen Klopp a welcome fitness boost ahead of Sunday's Premier League visit of West Ham United. "But for me, Liverpool's German goalkeeper, Loris Karius, looks a weak link". " West Ham won at Anfield last season so there is no reason why we can not do that again". Read More

Tough Confederations Cup draw for Socceroos as they draw Germany and Chile

Tough Confederations Cup draw for Socceroos as they draw Germany and Chile

Mexico will open the tournament against Portugal on June 8 in Kazan , followed by a trip to Sochi to face New Zealand three days later. In Group B , world cham-pions Germany meet Chile, Australia the winners of the African Nations Cup which will be decided in Gabon next February. Read More

Liverpool beaten by Bournemouth comeback

Klopp said Liverpool simply stopped playing after going 3-1 ahead in the 64th through Emre Can, adding to first-half goals by Sadio Mane and Divock Origi. He (Madley) told me not to do it again". The post Liverpool beaten by Bournemouth comeback appeared first on Vanguard News. A 3-1 defeat at Arsenal last week meant Howe could not celebrate his 300th game as Bournemouth manager, but his 301st match at the helm is one that will live long in the 39-year-old's memory. Read More

Roby's pick-6 helps Broncos beat Jaguars 20-10

Riding one of the best defenses in the league, Denver (8-4) didn't need much else. Where did that leave Siemian? Then they took things a step further by trading up to select former Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch in the April's NFL Draft with the 26th overall pick. Read More

Patriots' Rob Gronkowski has back surgery, no decison yet on return

One of the dominant tight ends in National Football League history, Gronkowski's biggest struggle is often to stay on the field. Gronkowski is set to go in for surgery on Friday and this will be his third back procedure in nine years. The statement further clarified Gronkowski's injury status, which initially was traced to the big hit he absorbed from Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas on November 13. Read More

Federation Internationale de Football Association suggest 48-team World Cup

Either way, the match total for a World Cup would climb from 64 up into the 80-90 range. The other proposals were to keep the current 32-team format, or to have 40 teams with either eight groups of five or 10 groups of four. We could be seeing the new format firsthand. On the surface of it, this seems like good news for the smaller nations - a place at the top table, a chance at the biggest tournament of them all. Read More

The Game Awards 2016: Overwatch Wins Best Multiplayer Game

The Game Awards 2016: Overwatch Wins Best Multiplayer Game

Tonight was the third annual Game Awards, hosted by Geoff Keighley . The jury panel of The Game Awards 2016 , the awards show that look place in Los Angeles earlier today, has chosen Overwatch for the show's Game of The Year award. Pokemon Go made by Niantic became the best family game that people could enjoy on their smartphones and for its appealing factor to people of all age groups. Read More

A lot of people watched Ohio State beat MI in college football

A lot of people watched Ohio State beat MI in college football

Quarterback J.T. Barrett tallied only 124 yards through the air. The first-down call stood up to video review. In the second half, the three-headed beast that is OSU's backfield - Barrett, Samuel and Weber - took the game over, wearing down MI and scampering in for three touchdowns in the second half. Read More

Yes, We've Lost Our Winning Momentum - Arsene Wenger

Yes, We've Lost Our Winning Momentum - Arsene Wenger

We gave a lot and we came back from 1-0 down to lead 2-1 and then gave away an own goal. With an eye on Arsenal's possible last-16 opponents, Wenger is unsure if finishing second could be a bad omen, having been knocked out at that stage for the past six seasons. Read More

Colts remain hopeful Luck will play in matchup against Jets

After Indy's first winning streak of the season ended last Thursday, the Colts had some extra time to ponder the playoff possibilities and the only plausible fix to make it - winning games. The Jets have no chance at beating the Colts and will lose 31-10. The Colts still have home games against the Texans and Jacksonville and road trips to Minnesota and Oakland. Read More

Aguero double earns City 2-1 win at Burnley

Nonetheless, the gap between the top three teams is just one point, and Guardiola will be satisfied that, although his side didn't play particularly well, they still got the three points at Turf Moor. "It's going to be a tough game on Saturday, that's for sure". Manchester City edged past Burnley to keep pace with those above them at the top of the table. Read More

Falcons up, 3 Falcons down in Week 13 loss to Chiefs

Falcons up, 3 Falcons down in Week 13 loss to Chiefs

It was beyond frustrating to watch Atlanta look downfield so much in the first half, given the offensive line's struggles to keep the pocket open. After months of chemotherapy, recovery and eventually the biggest victory of his life, beating cancer, Berry returned to football in 2015. Read More