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by | July 31, 2017 | 00:07

Twenty-two-year-old Clarkson, who had a 4-8 record coming in to the fight and was only confirmed as Taylor's opponent on the earlier in the week, proved no match for the 2012 Olympic gold medalist. "It was great and a fantastic experience for my first fight in the US". 'I feel like I'm ready for a world title shot, it's definitely going to be an exciting few months for me, and I am also looking forward to boxing at home in Ireland soon'.

by | July 30, 2017 | 23:33

India took a 1-0 lead in their series with Sri Lanka as Virat Kohli's 17th Test hundred helped them to an emphatic 305-run victory. Kohli who resumed on 76 brought up his 17th Test ton and 10th as captain before setting Sri Lanka an improbable target.

by | July 30, 2017 | 23:13

Inter contacted Conte and tried to convince him to leave Chelsea after he won the Premier League title last season, but despite all the rumours, the former Juventus man made a decision to continue at Stamford Bridge. Unfortunately, he sent the ball sailing into the wrong net. But Chelsea manager Antonio Conte struggled to see his men carve open many chances on goal, giving the sense that without key men such as Eden Hazard , Pedro and Diego Costa, their other options weren't up to the ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 22:50

One of those non-Warriors was Kyrie Irving , the hottest name on the trade market and a teammate of Barnes during the 2016 Olympics. And the Kyrie Irving saga adds a petty, high school flare to it. And now we can confirm Steph Curry definitely saw the video. The video adds another exceedingly trivial twist to the Cavaliers' hectic offseason, in which they are now trying to ship Irving away and trying to gear up for another NBA Finals run.

by | July 30, 2017 | 22:45

If the parliamentary party validates the decision, Shehbaz will have to resign from the Punjab Assembly and a new provincial Chief Minister will have to be chosen. In 1999, General Pervez Musharraf removed the elder Sharif in a previous stint in power. As its new leader Shahbaz Sharif will face the task of steering the ruling PML-N party through political turmoil until next year's election and fending off a rising challenge from opposition leader Imran Khan who emerged as the big ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 22:24

Named to his first Pro Bowl in 2016, Rhodes had been making a name for himself long before he gained national attention. Xavier Rhodes came to Minnesota as a talented, but rough-around-the-edges defender who needed to learn to be less physical with receivers down the field.

by | July 30, 2017 | 21:09

Belichick called Ninkovich one of the most unselfish players he's ever coached and owner Robert Kraft lauded him as one of the most "productive, albeit unassuming" players in the league before Ninkovich stepped up to the microphone. "I'm so grateful for the Patriots organization". "If you see me out there", he said , "I like ice water". He remained tearful as he spoke to Belichick.

by | July 30, 2017 | 20:43

He bowled only five overs and could not bat, with his availability for Saturday in doubt. With the forecast set fair for Sunday, England will try and push on as they aim to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-four series. Though Stokes' place in the batting order hasn't changed since Trent Bridge - he is still at number six - England look much stronger for moving Jonny Bairstow and Moeen Ali from five and seven to seven and eight respectively.

by | July 30, 2017 | 19:21

However, the Aussie will start from sixth place, after losing time due to a mechanical glitch in the final practice session. "Our starts were pretty similar and I got a tow effect and with a team mate I am not going to force the issue at the first corner", said Raikkonen .

by | July 30, 2017 | 19:07

More recently, with the advent of expanded playoffs, the chances for the team with the best record to win the World Series have been pretty dang bad. "Just couldn't do much offensively". After Hill recorded the first two outs of the sixth inning, Dodgers' manager Dave Roberts , a former Giants' outfielder, came to the mound to remove Hill and turn the game over to a lights-out bullpen which owns a 2.86 season ERA, good enough for second in baseball.

by | July 30, 2017 | 19:08

Shortstop Gleyber Torres and outfielder Clint Frazier have maintained their statuses as the top two prospects in the Yankees farm system. The Yankees appear to have the upper hand in the sweepstakes as a trade may be inevitable at this point.

by | July 30, 2017 | 18:47

Good news for the Proteas fanatics is that all-rounder has been discharged from hospital and is available to bat. South Africa started the day with the goal of avoiding the follow on and they needed thirty runs to do so. South Africa resumed on 126 for eight, still 28 runs shy of avoiding the follow-on. He had just one minor scare on 40, when Ben Stokes nearly pulled off the most brilliant of catches at gully, flinging himself to his left to intercept a skewed drive off Stuart Broad ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 17:54

Two years ago the team ended the league in 10th place and we want to try to avoid this", he said. "Two years ago Chelsea finished 10th; that can not happen again", Conte said. However, Ryan Bertrand is also in the Italian's sights as he looks to defend the club's Premier League title, reports the Evening Standard . "Morata has starting training with us".

by | July 30, 2017 | 17:08

The 29-year-old midfielder has been the subject of incessant and mostly justified criticism since his big-money move from Everton in 2014. And Galatasaray's sporting director Cenk Ergun has revealed that they want Fellaini. He had a hard first season under the Scotsman, failing to score a single goal under the former Everton manager as he made a paltry 21 appearances. The Red Devils face the possibility of losing Fellaini who they paid £27 million [ BBC ] for in 2014 on a free transfer ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 17:08

Keaton Jennings survived a couple of scares against his native South Africa as England maintained their grip on the third Test at The Oval today (July 29). The four-match series is level at 1-1. Bavuma's defiant knock was then brought to an end by Roland-Jones, who induced a nick behind to finish with 5-57 and a place on the honours board at The Oval .

by | July 30, 2017 | 15:48

Spurs , who have not yet brought in any players this summer, may very well be waiting for the Toffees to reduce their price tag. Spurs midfielder Eric Dier has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United this summer. Tottenham snapped Dier up from Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon in 2014 and he has established himself as a key man at the north London club during his three-year spell.

by | July 30, 2017 | 15:07

Trump's ban, posted to Twitter Wednesday rather than any formal announcement , drew bipartisan denunciations and threw now serving transgender soldiers into limbo. Carter wasn't the only critic of Trump's announcement. "I don't support him in everything that he does", Jenner said. Many have criticised the president for blaming the budget for the decision , and are drawing comparisons between the cost of trans troops and other Pentagon expenses.

by | July 30, 2017 | 14:57

According to the Daily Mail , the Serbian worldwide will swap the west London club for the Red Devils in the coming days. Last season's Champions League finalists appear to have been seen off by Manchester United. The Italian giants are believed to be holding out for £50m for the winger and have also asked for Anthony Martial in part exchange, a price Mourinho and United are unwilling to pay.

by | July 30, 2017 | 14:08

Mikey Garcia piled up the punches in another powerful performance, and his career is clearly climbing. Now that he's back in the ring , he may be even better than he was before. Garcia , 29, had stopped 19 of his last 21 opponents. Mikey Garcia was already a three-division champion and one of the world's best fighters at any weight when a prolonged contractual spat with Top Rank supremo Bob Arum left him sidelined for more than two years.

by | July 30, 2017 | 13:49

McLaren were given a glimmer of hope, as their drivers Spanish Fernando Alonso and Belgium Stoffel Vandoorne came seventh and eighth respectively, behind Red Bull, Ferrari and Mercedes' drivers . It was the first time since last year's Monaco Grand Prix that Ricciardo had topped a free practice session. The German clouted the barrier with the front-right and then ricocheted into an adjacent barrier, damaging the left-hand side of the auto.

by | July 30, 2017 | 13:44

Kelly had only been retired from the military eight months when Trump tapped him after last November's election to run his Department of Homeland Security, a position that put Kelly in charge of the administration's policies on issues including immigration, cybersecurity, countering domestic terrorism and aviation security.

by | July 30, 2017 | 11:11

While Lions fans will be rejoicing at the prospect of their side claiming their maiden Super Rugby crown, Hurricanes supporters have little to celebrate with back-to-back titles now out of the question. The Lions had other plans and put in one hell of a shift despite the Hurricanes scoring 22 unanswered points in the first half. "We gave it everything we got and unfortunately we came up short".

by | July 30, 2017 | 10:24

Here are three possible trades the Red Sox could make before the trade deadline. - Leon led off the 10th inning with a double off the Green Monster and scored with an unbelievable slide around Butera. LHP David Price , scheduled to start against the Kansas City Royals on Friday night, was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a recurrence of the elbow problem that KO'd him for the first two month of the season.

by | July 30, 2017 | 09:55

The wantaway Chilean forward is ready to make his demand official by slapping in a transfer request if Wenger refuses his plea to leave the Emirates on good terms. Wenger will keep close tabs on Sanchez and Mustafi's fitness before deciding whether to include them in the FA Cup holders' starting line-up when they face Premier League champions Chelsea in the Community Shield at Wembley on 6 August.

by | July 30, 2017 | 09:52

Oezdemir, who is now 3-0 in the UFC, was quick to demand the victor of Cormier vs. Jones 2, a fight which topped the bill at the Honda Center. Both fighters went into this fight with a two fight win streak in the UFC. While pushing forward, another hard left hand hit the chin sent Manuwa crashing to the canvas. His last win was against Misha Cirkunov in 28 seconds via KO.