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McGregor set for Aug. 26

It will take place at 154 pounds. Initial reports indicated the Pacquiao fight generated more than 4.4 million US buys and more than $400 million in domestic pay-per-view revenue alone, with the event jointly produced by HBO and Showtime. "This is really an unprecedented event", said Stephen Espinoza, who heads Showtime Sports, which will handle the pay-per-view. The 40-year-old Mayweather announced his retirement after winning his 49th straight bout against Andre Berto also in Las Vegas in ... Read More »

Kevin Durant expects to remain with Golden State Warriors

The $600 clue in the category "Sporting Life" subtly roasted Durant for his 2016 decision to ditch the Thunder and join the Warriors, the very team that had just beaten him in the 2016 Western Conference Finals. "Every game day we probably have 10, 11 guys show up for the 30-minute Bible study, prayer service, daily encouragement that's the biggest thing". "We felt like Kevin could come in and help us", he added. Read More »

Jason Dufner wins Memorial Tournament in OH as Daniel Summerhays falls away

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A near-perfect first two shots on No. 17 set up another birdie, giving him a two-stroke lead with one hole remaining. "I would have liked to have played better today, but it's nice to make the birdie at the last". ". The delays weren't a problem, just kind of happens". "I'm excited to have another chance", Kuchar said. I was disappointed and pissed off. I was disappointed. Read More »

United Complete Lindelof Signing

Lindelof is United's first new signing of the summer as they build up towards a Champions League campaign next season. Man United will hope Lindelof will become the partner Eric Bailly needs to thrive. I trust myself and it's going to be tough but I'm looking forward to it. But Lindelof, who started his career with lowly Swedish club Vasteras before moving to Benfica in 2011, said he is willing to fight for his starting place. Read More »

Wawrinka Powers Past Cilic to French Semis

Wawrinka, who could play Murray in the semi-finals, had to have treatment to his lower back during his 7-5 7-6 (9-7) 6-2 win on Court One, which ended French hopes of a first male champion since 1983. The comeback victory counted as one of the best wins of the Romanian's career, three months after her Australian coach Darren Cahill temporarily dropped her due to her negative attitude. Read More »

Kylian Mbappe finally responds to multiple transfer rumours

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The 18-year-old French global has taken European football by storm in the season just gone and consequently been linked with a host of clubs across Europe. He's now an automatic selection for France's national squad and has drawn interest from Real Madrid , Arsenal and Liverpool - with mindboggling potential transfer fees of £100m-plus mooted continuously. Read More »

Gunman Injures US Congressman, Others on Baseball Field

However, Wayne Hean, a former Davenport alderman, said on Wednesday that he remembers him. Scalise, 51, was first elected to the House in 2008 and served as chairman of the Republican Study Committee , a group of conservatives , before becoming whip in the leadership shuffle that followed the surprise defeat of then-Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a Republican primary. Read More »

Johnson yearns for second major victory

Open , where much of the run-up chatter has gone to how he and his awe-wreaking drives might fare on this 7,741-yard monster with the wider-than-norm fairways and the 652 acres. Many holes feature blind or semi-blind tee-shots, while the course's mid-section runs on an outward-inward path that will ensure players face variable winds. Read More »

Massive London High Rise Fire Kills 12, Injures More Than 50

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The Metropolitan Police have announced that the the number of fatalities following the tragic fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower has risen to 12. Mr Chellat said he spoke to his brother-in-law, who has a wife and three children living on the 21st floor, who were told to remain inside the block by emergency services - but they have not been heard from since. Read More »

Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is wonderful, says Kevin Durant

However, James could also opt out of his contract after next season, so he will want to see some swift progress. "That's the plan, so I just got to keep pushing forward". Durant was awarded the 2017 Finals MVP. Durant: 'Congrats. Your defense was really good, ' which was random. "So for us to be able to do it in front of our home crowd, something I'll remember for a very long time". Read More »

'Dollar Store Grandpa Bandit' captured in Indiana

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The man targeted Dollar Stores and Dollar Generals across the nation. The suspect, David Hunter, was identified through a police bulletin provided by the North Greenbush Police Department in NY, stating that he was in possession of a stolen gray, 2017 Dodge Charger with possible CT dealer license plates. Read More »

Conor McGregor fight set for Aug. 26

As expected, Mayweather vs. McGregor will be a boxing match, but White unveiled some of the specifics that were certainly part of the negotiations. Although UFC President Dana White was the lead in the Q&A session, the sense of mutual respect t and camaraderie was thick between all parties and they each confirmed that the fight was easy to make. Read More »

Andre Iguodala on Visiting Donald Trump's White House: 'Hell Nah'

Once in a lifetime, you have to really enjoy it, but this team is built to do it again, so I look forward to them doing it again", rapper Snoop Dogg said . "It means the world when you win a championship on your own floor and celebrate in front of your fans". Thankfully, the team's got a not-so-secret weapon - MVP, Steph Curry , 28. Read More »

What we know about the Congressional baseball victims

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The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex where Republican lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m. BENNETT: Those injured include the two Capitol Police officers who exchanged fire with the gunman, Special Agents David Bailey and Crystal Greiner. Read More »

Adam Scott ready to have good go at US Open

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And while Erin Hills is new to all but a dozen or so players who were at the 2011 U.S. Amateur, there are not many secrets. 2006, when it was rare for the United States Golf Association to pick a venue that had not already staged the championship, let alone a brand-new one. Read More »

Mayweather to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

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The fight between the two mega-stars is set to happen on August 26 in Las Vegas this year. Mayweather, 40, retired in 2015 with an unblemished 49-0 professional boxing record while boastful Irishman McGregor, 28, is the UFC's lightweight champion. Read More »

Warriors' Steph Curry Doesn't Think He'll Go on WH Victory Visit

Milwaukee clobbered teams by 12.2 points per game and increased that to an NBA-best 14.5 per game in the postseason. Led the league with 121 points per game while outscoring opponents by 12.3 per night behind their potent backcourt of Goodrich and West, who each averaged almost 26 points to rank in the league's top six. Read More »

West Ham forced to rearrange first home fixture

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Everton host Stoke, Southampton face Swansea and West Brom are at home to Bournemouth in the other opening day matches. The only other away trip is at nearby Huddersfield following the third matchday. There are also plenty of significant fixtures following Champions League games, with Chelsea vs. Arsenal , Chelsea vs. City, Chelsea vs. However, the London club believe their stadium will not be ready in time as seats and branding material will be modified for the Athletics ... Read More »

Baseball Drill Becomes an Assault on Republicans

Speaker Ryan identified the wounded Capitol Police officers as David Bailey and Crystal Griner. GEOFF BENNETT, BYLINE: Shortly after 7 o'clock this morning, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake was taking batting practice with roughly 20 other Republican lawmakers. Read More »

Blasts at funeral in Kabul adds to wave of violence

It was not clear what caused the three explosions at the funeral, and no group has said it was behind them. As anger against the government has grown, Ghani's global partners have become increasingly alarmed, with the United Nations calling for restraint. Read More »

Manchester United confirm Victor Lindelof signing

The 22-year-old has been a long-time target for United as they look to bolster their defensive options ahead of next season's return to the Champions League. SunSport exclusively revealed that Lindelof is expected to sign for the Old Trafford club . "I think I'm quite a calm player". "I always had a dream of coming here to play in the Premier League so, for me, it's a dream come true". Read More »

Police Camera Footage From Tiger Woods' Arrest Released

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The video shows officers with the Jupiter Police Department issuing field sobriety tests to Woods, who stumbles over some of his words while the tests are ongoing. Police camera footage of Tiger Woods' arrest has been released. Vicodin is an opioid pain medication. He apologized and said he assumes full responsibility for his actions. Read More »