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Sports Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov both banned and fined for UFC brawl
Author: 0 Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov both banned and fined for UFC brawl

Mcgregor meanwhile, slips through with six months of suspension and fined $50,000. McGregor and Nurmagomedov had been suspended since shortly after the fight and remained so while the brawl was under investigation. Nurmagomedov will be eligible to fight again in April, but apparently plans to hold out until his teammates' bans expire. Those suspensions were retroactive to UFC 229 , which took place October 6.

Sports Chelsea's Alvaro Morata completes medical ahead of Atletico Madrid loan
Author: 0 Chelsea's Alvaro Morata completes medical ahead of Atletico Madrid loan

The report claims that Atletico have an option in the deal to sign Morata on a permanent basis in the summer for a fee in the region of £48.5m. Morata's mentality was frequently questioned and toward the end of his spell he failed to even celebrate some of his goals as he planned his escape route, with criticism mounting.

Sports Lakers expected to make immediate push for Davis
Author: 0 Lakers expected to make immediate push for Davis

Of course, the Celtics and Pelicans could always agree to a deal before the deadline, have Boston draft the players New Orleans wants in the draft, and then execute the trade when league rules permit. Davis can not be a free agent until 2020. The Celtics are unable to sign Davis until July 1 at the earliest due to the Rose Rule, which prohibits them owning both his and Kyrie Irving's contracts.

Sports Kenya Sevens amass seven points in Hamilton
Author: 0 Kenya Sevens amass seven points in Hamilton

Despite an emphatic 38-0 loss in Sunday's final, Mike Friday's side can still reflect on what is comfortably the best ever start to a season for the United States of America, which reached its third consecutive final courtesy of hard-fought wins over Scotland and New Zealand in the knockout stages at Hamilton.

Sports Halftime Heat returns for Super Bowl Sunday
Author: 0 Halftime Heat returns for Super Bowl Sunday

The entire match was peak late-'90s WWE . The match will likely be taped at Wednesday's NXT TV tapings from Full Sail University. Last night's NXT TakeOver: Phoenix was the talk of the wrestling world and the show's excitement made its way to the Royal Rumble Kickoff Show where NXT's Shawn Michaels announced that there will be a resolution to the brawl that occurred at the conclusion of last evening's TakeOver.

Sports AFC wins 3rd straight Pro Bowl over NFC in Orlando
Author: 0 AFC wins 3rd straight Pro Bowl over NFC in Orlando

Jason Myers would make two field goals to extend the AFC lead up to 20-0 late in the 3rd quarter. The 23-year-old continued to put up numbers, sporting a stat line of 7-of-14 for 156 yards and a touchdown en route to offensive MVP honors. Tampa Bay wide receiver Mike Evans was playing defense, because why not? Last season, $8.6 million tuned into the Pro Bowl at its peak. The first mistake came when Chiefs' quarterback Patrick Mahomes connected with Colts' tight end Eric Ebron for a ...

Sports Rose shoots a 69, holds off Scott to win at Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Rose shoots a 69, holds off Scott to win at Torrey Pines

Any major, for that matter. A disappointing day saw Rahm card 72 and slip into tied third with Americans Ryan Palmer and Billy Horschel. And yet, the battle of the titans down the stretch looked less like MMA and more like patty cake. Rose also won without his regular caddie, Mark Fulcher, who had a heart procedure last week. "This one's for him". But when the Spaniard birdied the sixth hole Sunday to cut into Rose's lead, the miracle appeared much more manageable.

Sports Alonso becomes 3rd Formula 1 champ to win Rolex 24 at Daytona
Author: 0 Alonso becomes 3rd Formula 1 champ to win Rolex 24 at Daytona

Alonso joked of the Rolex 24 win. "I've never seen a race like this", said octogenarian race team owner Roger Penske , whose Acura vehicle sat in third, with Indianapolis 500 winners Helio Castroneves and Alexander Rossi and Taylor's son Ricky behind the wheel.

Sports Emirati Prince Buys All Tickets of Asian Cup Semi-Final Against Qatar
Author: 0 Emirati Prince Buys All Tickets of Asian Cup Semi-Final Against Qatar

The host team beat current title holders Australia in a surprise 1-0 victory on Friday January 25, and will now face Qatar as they play for a place in the final. With Harry Kane and Dele Alli sidelined until March, and Ben Davies and Moussa Sissoko picking up knocks in the Carabao Cup defeat to Chelsea on Thursday night, Mauricio Pochettino would have welcomed Son's early return to the UK.

Sports Guardiola - Manchester City 'need everybody' to win; Mendy has swelling
Author: 0 Guardiola - Manchester City 'need everybody' to win; Mendy has swelling

Instead, Liverpool bounced back in style by winning their next two games - one of which was an exhilarating 4-3 victory against Crystal Palace which they came from behind to win. [Against Burnley] we win the game and get through. Take a year for holidays. That said, there is a growing suspicion that a man who continues to see the potential in a properly-funded Newcastle has grown tired with banging his head against a brick wall.

Sports Warriors outlast Celtics in thriller for 10th straight win
Author: 0 Warriors outlast Celtics in thriller for 10th straight win

DeMarcus Cousins chipped in 15 points and 8 boards in just 24 minutes of action for the Warriors as he picked up his fifth foul 3 minutes into the 3rd quarter. "Gordon Hayward is not Gordon Hayward right now". The grouping of Cousins, Steph Curry , Kevin Durant , Draymond Green, and Klay Thompson combined to score 98 of those 115 points, a number that gets slightly more insane when you consider Green only scored five of those.

Sports National Football League playoff ‘do-over’ lawsuit moved to federal court
Author: 0 National Football League playoff ‘do-over’ lawsuit moved to federal court

One video captured a student asking Vinovich if the play was a pass interference, and Vinovich brushed the question off, refusing to give an answer. The story that won't go away any time soon is only getting juicier by the day, it seems. In a court filing submitted Monday , the National Football League admitted its referees missed Rams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman interfering with Saints receiver Tommylee Lewis in the last minutes of the game on the Rams' 5-yard line last Sunday.

Sports Rose wins at Torrey Pines, DeChambeau rolls in Dubai
Author: 0 Rose wins at Torrey Pines, DeChambeau rolls in Dubai

Just behind them is Jon Rahm with Rory McIlroy a few more back. World No. 1 Justin Rose, who tied the 36- and 54-hole scoring records, held off Adam Scott to win his 10th title on the PGA Tour. Woods finished the tournament at -10, finishing with a -5 in his final round. "I'm just not used to having so much adrenaline in my system, it's been a while, so just trying to get a feel for that".

Sports Tom Brady Reveals ‘Stupid’ Thing He Did During First Super Bowl Week
Author: 0 Tom Brady Reveals ‘Stupid’ Thing He Did During First Super Bowl Week

According to Daniel, 29, when it was revealed Brady liked Trump, it was a moment where everyone in the country thought to themselves, "Come on, dude!" "I went to this event on the Friday night before the game. Radcliffe, who was on hand to promote his upcoming comedy series, Miracle Workers , made the statement while discussing who he'd be rooting for in the Super Bowl on Sunday.

Sports Manchester United v Burnley
Author: 0 Manchester United v Burnley

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has set Manchester United's players free, says Burnley boss Sean Dyche. "It seems from the outside looking in, like he has just tried to loosen it a little bit and put more freedom on it", he said at his pre-match press conference.

Sports DeChambeau leads in Dubai as defending champion Li closes in
Author: 0 DeChambeau leads in Dubai as defending champion Li closes in

And refusing to stray from script, the world No. 5 was again left to lament his game. Yet the five-time PGA Tour victor might just have to do just that over the final 36 holes of the $3.25 million Omega Dubai Desert Classic . That penalty is under the modernised Rules of Golf that took effect this year. I just felt uncomfortable, unfortunately, and consequently I am not ball-striking my best.

Sports Abject England thrashed by West Indies in first Test
Author: 0 Abject England thrashed by West Indies in first Test

Burns scored quickly, punching 15 fours off 133 balls in just under 3-¼ hours at the crease while Jennings opted for defense as his approach, in his boundary-less almost 2-¼ hour stay at the crease. Despite more speed and hostility from Gabriel, it was the gentle offerings of Chase which continued to hurt England . Stokes went after Chase with a boundary to long on before clearing the ropes at long off in the same over.

Sports About Last Night: James Harden's 30-point streak rolls along
Author: 0 About Last Night: James Harden's 30-point streak rolls along

But will Harden's play translate to the playoffs? But it's certainly more fun when Harden tries to do it all himself. Two players got their first National Basketball Association points at the free throw line late in their respective games, and the best part was watching their respective team benches erupt.

Sports Ivan Perisic Submits Transfer Request At Inter Milan
Author: 0 Ivan Perisic Submits Transfer Request At Inter Milan

Will Perisic sign for Arsenal? Emery wants to add "one or two" players this week but has said that only loan signings are now feasible financially following significant spending in recent transfer windows. "We have to understand and meet him". Inter know that Perisic is interested in leaving but they insisted that he can go only if it is a permanent switch and a club meets their price of £35m, while they want the cash up front.

Sports MS Dhoni misses 3rd ODI with hamstring injury
Author: 0 MS Dhoni misses 3rd ODI with hamstring injury

Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal joined the party after he snared the New Zealand skipper for 28 runs. There's also the matter of reintegrating Hardik Pandya back into the side. India's captain Virat Kohli will head home following the third ODI against the Black Caps on Monday. The second match saw nearly every top order batsman get a start but none of them could go on to convert that into a big score.

Sports Australian Open 2019 men's final preview: Djokovic and Nadal for the glory
Author: 0 Australian Open 2019 men's final preview: Djokovic and Nadal for the glory

In his on-court remarks during Sunday's trophy presentation, Djokovic paid tribute to that quality in Nadal , who he regards as his greatest rival and the player most responsible for pushing him to be even better. Nadal defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas to reach the final. He seemed uncharacteristically nervous and missed several routine shots. Both men have spent only just over double that time on court in their six matches so far this fortnight, but it has been Nadal's uncharacteristic ...

Sports Higuain starts for Chelsea in FA Cup tie, Hazard rested
Author: 0 Higuain starts for Chelsea in FA Cup tie, Hazard rested

Now he hopes Higuain can spark Chelsea's spluttering attack and earn a long-term switch to Stamford Bridge. "I think his qualities are more important than the position". In all, Maurizio Sarri has made seven changes to the starting lineup against Tottenham in the Carabao Cup, with Eden Hazard being rested. Apart from Victor Moses, players like Gary Cahill and Danny Drinkwater have also been frozen out by the manager and both of them are expected to head for the exit door this month.

Author: 0 Chelsea decline to comment on Hudson-Odoi’s reported transfer request

With 18 months remaining on his contract, Hudson-Odoi has made it clear that he has no intention of signing a new deal even though Chelsea have made attempts to keep him. Chelsea fans sung his name and chanted that they want him to stay, though he was coy on his future when interviewed after the match. A number of young English players succeeded since moving to Germany, which might influence Hudon-Odoi to move to the Bundesliga.

Sports Lions LB Bates arrested in Queens
Author: 0 Lions LB Bates arrested in Queens

After being taken to the precinct, according to Aiello, Bates was told "that as long as there were no outstanding warrants, he would receive a desk appearance ticket and then be allowed to leave". The sarge was treated and released at a hospital; Bates remained Saturday afternoon at Elmhurst Hospital, where he was undergoing a psych evaluation, sources said.

Sports Victor Oladipo suffers nasty knee injury
Author: 0 Victor Oladipo suffers nasty knee injury

Oladipo had to be taken off the court on a stretcher in the second quarter after collapsing while chasing down Pascal Siakam . The team announced that Oladipo will undergo an MRI on Thursday, with ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reporting the team believes the injury is "season-ending" and will require surgery.