• Adorable video shows baby McGregor is a future fighter
Adorable video shows baby McGregor is a future fighter

Aldo has also weighed in on McGregor's feud with former two-time world champion Paulie Malignaggi , who sensationally quit the McGregor training camp last week and has not been shy in his frustrations with the way the camp was handled. "We've got another three weeks so there will be huge improvements again. It's not like they brought me in for a...

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  • Jadeja becomes No. 1 Test allrounder and bowler
Jadeja becomes No. 1 Test allrounder and bowler

Jadeja threw ball at opener Dimuth Karunaratne off his own bowling when the batsman was inside the crease and the unpired ruled it "dangerous". However, India will badly miss Jadeja's services in the third and final Test starting Saturday in Pallekele, after the ICC slapped the all-rounder with a one-match ban and a fine for risky play.

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  • Wesley Sneijder completes Nice signing after medical
Wesley Sneijder completes Nice signing after medical

Nice have announced the arrival of new signing Wesley Sneijder following the midfielder's release from Galatasaray . Sneijder flew in this evening to finalise the details with Nice directors and he'll sign a one-year contract after his medical.

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  • Timothy Fosu-Mensah explains why he joined Crystal Palace on loan
Timothy Fosu-Mensah explains why he joined Crystal Palace on loan

Widely seen as one of United's standout prospects, a year ago Fosu-Mensah signed a new deal with the club that is set to run until the summer of 2020. However, there are still aspects of his game that need working on, and Mourinho feels that the loan move will prove to be a lot more beneficial than initially expected.

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  • Russian Oligarch Abramovich, Wife Separate
Russian Oligarch Abramovich, Wife Separate

Russian billionaire and Chelsea football club owner Roman Abramovich and his partner, gallerist Dasha Zhukova , have separated, a spokesman for Abramovich confirmed. The daughter of a Russian oligarch Alexander Zhukov, who has made a small fortune in oil, metals and banking, she has been lauded by the NY fashion and arts scene for her daring ...

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  • Liverpool urged to sign Diego Costa on loan by Phil Thompson
Liverpool urged to sign Diego Costa on loan by Phil Thompson

This situation, according to Antonio Conte , was clear since January, but somehow we're now to the point where the lawyers are getting involved. "In three seasons at Chelsea , he won two championships and was the decisive players in those victories".

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  • Ex-Cavs GM hints that Kyrie Irving has interest in joining Celtics
Ex-Cavs GM hints that Kyrie Irving has interest in joining Celtics

Ignorance", Harper said Sunday of Irving , 25, after signing autographs at the legends booth on Cavs day at the $9.75 million World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club. Griffin's confirmation of Irving's desire to leave also came with some details about what situations Kyrie was asking to play in. You know you'...

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  • Charlie Nicolas sends message to Arsene Wenger about Arsenal signings
Charlie Nicolas sends message to Arsene Wenger about Arsenal signings

With no extra-time, penalties ensued and for some reason, Conte selected Courtois to take their second effort: the gamble didn't work as he blazed his effort over. Arsenal are 2017 Community Shield champions! Unlike in the FA Cup final when they took an early lead through Alexis Sanchez , Arsenal found themselves a goal down in the Commu...

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  • Arsene Wenger admits he made a potential 'mistake' in delaying Arsenal talks
Arsene Wenger admits he made a potential 'mistake' in delaying Arsenal talks

You have seven or eight teams who will say, "we can win it, the Premier League ", so that makes it very interesting . "It is the first week he is back in full training and we have to sit down together and see where we go from there". The 67-year-old Frenchman is close to clocking up 21 years as Gunners boss, but with his own future hugely under...

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  • Chapecoense crash survivor returns to pitch at Barcelona
Chapecoense crash survivor returns to pitch at Barcelona

One of the more heartwarming tidbits to come out of the tragic Chapecoense plane crash was the support the club received from the global soccer community . Gerard Deulofeu re-joined Barca during the close-season after his boyhood club activated a buyback option to bring him back from Everton following a successful loan stint at AC Milan and the ...

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  • Knicks Hire Barack Obama's Brother-In-Law Craig Robinson For Front Office Role
Knicks Hire Barack Obama's Brother-In-Law Craig Robinson For Front Office Role

According to the New York Daily News , Robinson played a role in Obama's 2008 presidential campaign. League sources told The Vertical that Robinson's role with the Knicks will include player development and he'll serve as general manager of the Knicks' development G League team, the Westchester Kicks.

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  • Jose Mourinho Sends Transfer Message to Ed Woodward
Jose Mourinho Sends Transfer Message to Ed Woodward

It is possible Mourinho's side will start with that shape in next week's UEFA Supercup against Real Madrid , suggesting that it is Mourinho's go-to approach in the more challenging games this season. "Which player would not improve from that?" The fans will think that United have enough options in the full-back positions and a new additi...

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  • Chelsea boss Conte anticipating 'most difficult' season of his career
Chelsea boss Conte anticipating 'most difficult' season of his career

However, when asked about the Spain worldwide after his side's 3-2 friendly win at Premier League new boys Brighton on Sunday, Simeone said: " Costa? I know he has great quality and he can become one of the best strikers in the world".

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  • Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona sent home from England training camp
Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona sent home from England training camp

It is understood that Tuilagi and Solomona trained as required on Saturday and Sunday but were involved in an alcohol-related misdemeanour at some point during the camp. Tuilagi was ruled out of the 2015 World Cup after being convicted of assaulting a taxi driver and two female police officers on a night out. He then made England's World Cup squa...

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  • Trevor Siemian to start Broncos' first preseason game
Trevor Siemian to start Broncos' first preseason game

That does not mean that Siemian is in the lead in the ongoing competition, Joseph said. Last season, Siemian was the starter for a majority of the season but we saw signs of potential from Lynch. Siemian is leading the quarterback competition. Joseph with input from Broncos general manager John Elway is expected to name his starting quarterback b...

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  • How can Jets replace Quincy Enunwa? Free-agent and in-house options
How can Jets replace Quincy Enunwa? Free-agent and in-house options

The Jets kickoff preseason action on Saturday against the Tennessee Titans, where fans and coaches alike will watching Hackenberg, McCown, and Petty to see who appears best-equipped to lead the team through the season. In his absence, the Jets will rely on unproven entities like Charone Peake, ArDarius Stewart and Robby Anderson to fill in. Ma...

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  • Brock Osweiler to start Cleveland Browns first preseason game
Brock Osweiler to start Cleveland Browns first preseason game

When first acquired by the Browns in March, many believed that Osweiler would just be cut, but with a new attitude and atmosphere, Browns fans may be pleasantly surprised with what the former Texan can do. Kizer is a raw rookie. This point might mean little - Osweiler gets the team lined up correctly more than Jackson's younger options - but th...

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  • 4th Test: England set South Africa 380 to level series
4th Test: England set South Africa 380 to level series

South Africa's first-innings batting had left them with an extremely hard task but their bowlers were not intent on ending the series without a fight. But Amla and Du Plessis then refused to go quietly as England barely even hinted at a breakthrough, and South Africa's number three constructed a seamless 100-ball 50 in a little over two hours.

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  • Man Utd launch £36m bid to land versatile Barcelona star
Man Utd launch £36m bid to land versatile Barcelona star

Roberto , who joined the Blaugrana academy from Tarragona club Gimnastic, has made 153 appearances for the Catalan giants. Sergi Roberto is under contract with Barca until 2019 and the azulgrana are prioritizing a contract extension for the 25-year-old as manager Ernesto Valverde will most likely place him back at center midfield starting thi...

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  • Super Bowl champ Vince Wilfork announces his retirement - is he Hall worthy?
Super Bowl champ Vince Wilfork announces his retirement - is he Hall worthy?

I'm moving on to smoked meats", he says in the video, which was sponsored by Kingsford Charcoal. "It's been a great run, but the time has come", the 2004 draft pick tweeted on Monday. In the four games with Wilfork, New England allowed 105 rushing yards per game; in the 12 games without him, it gave up 178.8. Wilfork spent 11 seasons with the ...

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  • Anquan Boldin signing with the Bills
Anquan Boldin signing with the Bills

Boldin reportedly agreed to a contract last week before backing out of the deal. Buffalo's patience with Boldin was rewarded Monday as Boldin signed with the Bills. The Bills revamped their group of receivers this offseason under first-time coach Sean McDermott after losing Robert Woods and No. 3 receiver Marquise Goodwin in free agency.

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  • South Africa minister 'beat up' a woman who called him gay
South Africa minister 'beat up' a woman who called him gay

The Deputy Minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana has unreservedly apologised to the victim of the assault, Mandisa Duma , and her family, the government and women in South Africa for the incident at the Cubana restaurant in Fourways, Johannesburg, over the weekend.

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  • Sara Errani fails doping test
Sara Errani fails doping test

Letrozole was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency because of fears it increases muscle mass. The International Tennis Federation questioned Errani's eating habits between February 14-15, specifically how the tortellini and broth were prepared.

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  • Liverpool FC 'crazy' for Barcelona midfielder
Liverpool FC 'crazy' for Barcelona midfielder

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has become exhausted of insisting that Coutinho will not be sold this summer, but Barcelona are not listening and will try their luck with a bid of £90million this week. Liverpool ended their pre-season campaign with a 3-1 win over Athletic Bilbao in Dublin . Meanwhile, the Telegraph says we should expect more dep...

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  • Alberto Contador to retire from professional cycling following the Vuelta a Espana
Alberto Contador to retire from professional cycling following the Vuelta a Espana

He also won the 2010 edition but in 2012 was stripped of that title after being banned for two years after testing positive for the banned substance clenbuterol at the race. Contador, who blamed it on contaminated steak, initially had a one-year ban lifted by the Spanish cycling federation but the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) eventually b...

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  • Here's How Much Jay Cutler's One-Year Deal Is Worth
Here's How Much Jay Cutler's One-Year Deal Is Worth

Head coach Adam Gase has a history with Cutler, as did two other names mentioned. Former Bears quarterback Jay Cutler hung up his cleats to join the Fox broadcasting team - Or so we thought. Cutler's broadcast career was put on hold, and he remained retired for just a few months. Five hundred action plays are a fairly small sample - a lit...

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  • European Central Bank deny South Africa approach for Gibson
European Central Bank deny South Africa approach for Gibson

Russell Domingo's contract runs out at the end of this season and the position was advertised by Cricket South Africa (CSA) with Domingo reapplying for the role. Other names mentioned included Phil Simmons, who has been seen around the South African camp during the tour of England, and Rob Walter, the former South African fitness and fielding coac...

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  • Rafael Benitez keen on signing Lucas Perez at Newcastle
Rafael Benitez keen on signing Lucas Perez at Newcastle

Rafa Benitez spoke to the press following a 2-0 win over Italian side Hellas Verona at St James' Park thsi afternoon. "We are trying to go in different directions at the same time". "But I think at this time of the season, the next two or three weeks, things might change a little bit and there will be more movement". Arsenal's Perez is not t...

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  • Athletics: Ivorian duo join Thompson in 100 metres final
Athletics: Ivorian duo join Thompson in 100 metres final

The 26-year-old Bowie said she didn't know who had won the race initially. But with Justin Gatlin taking down Bolt, change was in the wind and Bowie stepped up with a desperate lunge on the line giving her the title by just.01sec. In the men's shot-put, New Zealand's Tomas Walsh dominated the event with a series of spectacular throws. The 27-...

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  • Former Cubs manager Don Baylor dies at 68 from multiple myeloma
Former Cubs manager Don Baylor dies at 68 from multiple myeloma

The first manager in Rockies history passed away Monday. Baylor got the chance to play (and come into his own) once Robinson was traded to the Dodgers before the 1972 season. He led the Rockies to their first winning record in 1995 and was named the NL Manager of the Year. He returned to the organization as hitting coach in the 2009 and 2010 season...

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