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by | December 25, 2018 | 11:39

I know my brother knows I won that fight. This is the best camp I've ever had. "There was a lot on my mind in the ring". The 28-year-old American was a dominant victor, with the judges scoring the fight 119-108, 116-112 and 116-112 in his favour.

by | December 25, 2018 | 09:12

Sunday on the field didn't go how the Houston Texans wanted with a 32-30 loss in Week 16 to the Philadelphia Eagles , but what was bad news on the field eventually turned Sunday into a bit of good news as they now know they will be playing in the playoffs this season.

by | December 25, 2018 | 10:17

The bulk of Gavaskar's 34 Test hundreds have come against the fearsome West Indies pace attack of 70's and early 80's. "Last time, the pitch played a big part in not being able to have a result either ways, for both sides", Virat Kohli , the Indian skipper said on the eve of the Test on Tuesday (December 25).

by | December 25, 2018 | 08:56

Swearinger said on 106.7 The Fan on Monday that he was released after being summoned to Gruden's office . Swearinger was not given a reason why. "I don't have words for this". "I don't regret nothing, because I know I gave 100 percent from my heart", Swearinger said during the interview. "We had a discussion about him before and I thought we squashed it, but I guess not", Gruden said Sunday, via The Fan .

by | December 25, 2018 | 06:04

I'm going to pound him and pound him and pound him. I've been around long enough and heard fighters say 'I'm going to come out banging in the first round, ' and then they come and do something else. "I've had good learning fights and there's still a lot more to come - I'll fight anybody". Two days later, British countrymen Whyte and Chisora put on a battle for the ages, one that Whyte won by split decision - 115-114, 115-113 in his favor and 115-114 for Chisora - in a fight that included an ...

by | December 25, 2018 | 06:09

Shastri admitted that Jadeja's recovery has taken more time than expected. "Since landing in Australia , he played the lone practice game against Cricket Australia XI, bowled 11 overs but didn't bat, bowled tirelessly in the practice sessions, came on as substitute fielder for a cumulative of 45 overs in both Tests combined, was named in the 13-member squad for the Perth Test, and was fielding in the deep, belting out accurate throws", an article in the Indian Express said.

by | December 25, 2018 | 05:45

Everton boss Marco Silva looks set to make changes following Sunday's heavy home defeat by Tottenham, with Yerry Mina likely to be recalled in defence. Being involved in four competitions will be tough but we are going to try. These type of things happen in the game. Mauricio Pochettino believes Tottenham Hotspur will be in the Premier League title race by the end of April if they continue playing as they did in their demolition of Everton .

by | December 25, 2018 | 05:14

Armenia worldwide Mkhitaryan was substituted at half-time in Arsenal's 2-0 EFL Cup quarter-final defeat against Tottenham at Emirates Stadium last Wednesday. German global Shkodran Mustafi is also facing hamstring problems but will return to full training this week. Arsenal is fifth in the standings, on the same points as fourth-placed Chelsea, and will visit Brighton for its next league fixture on Wednesday.

by | December 25, 2018 | 00:56

But a disappointing campaign prior to that has left the club sixth in the Premier League going into the Boxing Day fixtures - 19 points behind leaders Liverpool - and Matic insists Mourinho alone can not be blamed for their poor performances.

by | December 25, 2018 | 02:29

India are now engaged in a Test series against Australia and will play three ODIs against them starting January 12 in Sydney. The 15-member squad for the twin ODI series against Australia (starting January 12) and New Zealand (starting January 23) is pretty much the core team for the World Cup in England that starts May 30.

by | December 25, 2018 | 00:33

Despite falling a goal behind, Spurs were simply unstoppable once Son had brought them level in the 27th minute, with their devastating movement in attack and precision passing from midfield too much for an Everton side whose limitations were ruthlessly exposed.

by | December 24, 2018 | 11:34

St. Louis is putting together a contending group that has a formidable blend of young players and established players. "One of our stated goals this off-season was to improve our bullpen", John Mozeliak, the Cardinals' president of baseball operations, said via statement .

by | December 24, 2018 | 10:30

That's what we did and we got a major reaction in the second half. They were the ones who looked like players playing at the top of the league - we didn't. The Gers boss was furious his team had allowed Matty Kennedy to fire St Johnstone ahead just before the interval. Look, I'm thinking about the big picture, I'm thinking about where we can take this team and this squad of players.

by | December 24, 2018 | 10:28

A statement released by Baton Rouge police does not identify the players, sources have confirmed to CBS affiliate WAFB-TV that one of the athletes is sophomore running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire. Right now, our concern is for the safety and wellbeing of our student-athletes. Small is a freshman walk on who also graduated from Catholic High. According to Baton Rouge ABC affiliate WBRZ Sports Director Michael Cauble , the incident is now being labeled as "justifiable self-defense".

by | December 24, 2018 | 09:32

The sacked captain was far more composed at the SCG on Friday, opening up for 11 minutes as he detailed his "leadership failure" at Newlands and how a task as simple as getting out of bed had seemed impossibly hard at the lowest points of his time in exile.

by | December 24, 2018 | 09:39

Mayfield connected with tight end David Njoku for 66 yards just before the two-minute warning to put the game out of reach as the Browns went on to run out the clock following the long play. The Browns are looking to finish the season with a 6-2 record over the final 8 games, they are looking to finish with a winning record in the AFC North Division and they are looking to finish the season overall with a winning record; you would have to go back to 2007 the last time that happened.

by | December 24, 2018 | 08:17

Dak Prescott's 7-yard run on the opening drive was the Cowboys' third red-zone touchdown in their last four games, but in trying to score on their second red-zone trip of the game Amari Cooper was dropped for a 7-yard loss on a shovel pass.

by | December 24, 2018 | 07:35

This pitch was by no means "Average", Tendulkar wrote on Twitter on Sunday. As far as the venue for the third Test ( Melbourne Cricket Ground) is concerned, the pitch curators are putting their effort to make it lively as the heavy rain showers had hit the area making it a hard task to maintain the quality of the wicket.

by | December 24, 2018 | 06:07

The England defender was one of several United players to fall out with the Portuguese during his two-and-a-half years in charge. José Mourinho was sacked as United manager earlier this week and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was named as caretaker manager until the end of the season.

by | December 24, 2018 | 06:07

The NSAC announced that it is allowing Jones to withdraw his application for a fight license in Nevada so that he can be licensed to fight in California. At the end of the day, this situation is more of an inconvenience for all involved - Jones, Gustaffson, UFC and the other fighters on the card - than anything else.

by | December 24, 2018 | 07:01

The Houston Rockets and free-agent guard Austin Rivers have agreed to a deal, according to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle . The Rockets are in desperate need for some backcourt help while Chris Pual takes two to three weeks to recover from a hamstring injury.

by | December 24, 2018 | 07:25

Leeds-born Warrington is not renowned for his power, with only six of his wins coming inside the distance, but Frampton was stunned at several stages of the contest. Frampton's resistance in taking them was as astonishing as Warrington staring into Frampton's soul so early on. "He never bloody listens". "The last 21 days, the kids have been opening the doors on their advent calendars and I've been counting the days down to this fight.

by | December 24, 2018 | 05:58

Son Heung-Min capitalised on a disgusting mix-up between Jordan Pickford and Kurt Zouma, who collided as they attempted to defend Harry Kane's routine ball, with the South Korean finishing clinically from a tricky angle on the right flank.

by | December 24, 2018 | 03:18

The Seattle Mariners have taken heat from fans and media alike this offseason for seemingly punting on a team that almost made the postseason a year ago. Gamel, also 26, was sidelined by an oblique injury in spring training and then was held down in Tacoma for an extended period due to roster issues.

by | December 24, 2018 | 04:33

Pogba didn't even make it on the pitch in the second half despite Liverpool FC playmaker Xherdan Shaqiri scored two goals after his introduction. Football fans are by their nature a fairly gloomy bunch; the curse of the supporter is to spend much of one's life watching a team who fails to win trophies.

by | December 24, 2018 | 04:01

Real doubled their lead, though, as 23-year-old midfielder Llorente drilled home his first goal for the club with a wonderful volley from just outside the area. Yadia Nader's own goal in the 90th minute completed Al-Ain misery. Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois had to rush out to impede him from getting a great scoring chance from close range.

by | December 24, 2018 | 03:05

It looked as though it was going to be a relatively easy afternoon for City at the Etihad Stadium as Ilkay Gundogan headed in their first goal on the 27th minute after Pep Guardiola's side had been threatening for some time. We have to try and avoid it. Football is like this. Manchester City have thrown away a one-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Crystal Palace , leaving them four points off Premier League leaders Liverpool at Christmas.

by | December 24, 2018 | 03:22

Whyte passed his audition for a world title shot at Joshua with his devastating knockout of Chisora on Saturday night. Whyte gave as good as he got though, and grew into the bout. You just keep going. Chisora's task was made more hard with a point deduction in the eighth round for repeated fouls, and the elder boxer, who's been in the professional ranks since 2007, was beginning to tire.

by | December 24, 2018 | 02:05

On the field, Barkley went 15 of 25 for 232 yards and two touchdowns in a 41-10 win over the New York Jets on November 11. Barkley was signed in the midst of injuries to Josh Allen and then Derek Anderson . And now the 28-year-old will be Allen's backup as the Bills move forward. We've signed QB @MattBarkley to a two-year contract extension through 2020.

by | December 24, 2018 | 03:14

Sources believe that Gordon somehow eluded New England's security team during the team's November 18 bye weekend, according to Adam Schefter. The Patriots did everything they could to help Josh Gordon . "I feel like players like myself just need to step up and start making plays". "I would like to thank Coach (Bill) Belichick, Mr. (Robert) Kraft, as well as countless others within the Patriots organization for their continued support".

by | December 24, 2018 | 01:09

A test on Tuesday revealed his condition. The team finally ended the charade by ruling Wentz officially out Saturday morning. According to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport , Wentz is dealing with an old back injury that flared up after their loss to the Cowboys in Week 14.

by | December 23, 2018 | 09:45

United stay sixth in the table, but the manner of the performance, as well as the result - the first time the side have scored five times in the league since Alex Ferguson's final game - will have been a welcome sight for the travelling fans at the end of a week that saw Jose Mourinho's contentious time in charge come to an end.

by | December 23, 2018 | 09:36

Other teams are apparently interested in the No. 38 pick in the 2016 National Basketball Association draft, but have been hesitant to make an offer with the knowledge that the Warriors are likely to match. However, with the incredible rise of undrafted rookie Alfonso McKinnie, McCaw's services are far from needed for the defending champs, who now hold all the leverage in this situation.

by | December 23, 2018 | 08:00

However, should they beat the Steelers Sunday, they will have a first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. New Orleans has still won two of those despite Brees' lack of production. For the Steelers, it's their chance to prove their standing in the AFC. "We just want to get into the playoffs", quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said.

by | December 23, 2018 | 05:54

With both sides desperate the gain the ascendancy, the MCG match looms large in the four-match series. India and Australia are now scheduled to play third Test, beginning Boxing Day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). The Aussie opener while batting on the deteriorating Perth pitch on Day 3 copped a brutal hit on his index finger. However, this time around curator of the MCG is believed to inject more life in the drop-in wicket by putting a layer of sand between the concrete base and ...