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Sports Floyd Mayweather's trainer anxious that Conor McGregor won't stick to boxing
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather's trainer anxious that Conor McGregor won't stick to boxing

There have been some interesting sparring partner developments in the camps of Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather . There's nothing like him. I have no interest in any other fight. Nurmagomedov has repeatedly called McGregor out and even labelled the two-weight world champion a "chicken" . McGregor's last outing in the UFC came against Eddie Alvarez, when he clinched the lightweight title.

Author: 0 Johanna Konta and Heather Watson reach quarter-finals at Eastbourne

And such was the severity of the slip, it prompted ex-British No 1 Sam Smith to say on commentary: "I've seen some terrible falls down the years - that was one of the worst". "The important thing is that I go away and recover as best I can". When I got through that I just kept on going. "She's coming in with a tremendous amount of confidence and hunger to play".

Sports Smriti Mandhana hundred for India scuppers West Indies
Author: 0 Smriti Mandhana hundred for India scuppers West Indies

Skipper Stafanie Taylor - arguably the best all-rounder in the game - former skipper Merissa Aguilleira, who is swift behind the wickets and Hayley Matthews' experience could create problems for the Indians. India showed glimpses of a champion side as they responded brilliantly after being put into bat. Brimming with confidence after upstaging England , India would look to continue the winning momentum when they take on the West Indies .

Sports Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second
Author: 0 Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

The 6-foot-4, 195-pounder is prepared to play either position in the backcourt. "Look, I'd just say we want Joel to be on the team for a long time", Harris said . The team also reportedly reached undrafted free agent agreements with Maryland guard Melo Trimble, Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr. and Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe.

Sports Courtois' agent admits he has spoken to Real Madrid about Chelsea goalkeeper
Author: 0 Courtois' agent admits he has spoken to Real Madrid about Chelsea goalkeeper

There are reports circulating that the 25-year-old is stalling on contract negotiations with the Stamford Bridge club as he is apparently not happy with the wages they are offering him. The Champions League winners have always been after the Red Devils keeper but they are apparently running out of patience and are considering switching targets to the Chelsea stopper.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Spanish prosecutors claim it was done "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits". Our work - using a huge number of leaked documents - found evidence suggesting Mourinho and his advisers had misled the tax authorities in Britain and Spain in a similar way.

Sports Florentino Perez slams Paul Pogba's move to Manchester United
Author: 0 Florentino Perez slams Paul Pogba's move to Manchester United

The Portuguese star is accused of defrauding Spanish authorities of €14.7m (£12.95m) between 2011 and 2014 and this accusation has reportedly made the superstar unsettled. " He is a man of integrity and has fulfilled with his duties ", Perez said. Ronaldo is Real's all-time top goalscorer, and helped guide his club to three UEFA Champions League titles in four years.

Sports Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home
Author: 0 Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home

Ryder Cup team past year. World number 22 Koepka was not really in the discussion before the start of the tournament at Erin Hills but was the picture of calm as he delivered a performance worthy of a seasoned major victor, with three consecutive birdies on holes 14, 15 and 16.

Sports Lecturer canned for saying student 'got what he deserved' in North Korea
Author: 0 Lecturer canned for saying student 'got what he deserved' in North Korea

In her June 21 post, Katherine Dettwyler said Warmbier "acted like a spoiled, naive, arrogant, USA college student who never had to face the consequences of his actions". The ex-professor also reportedly indicated that the sympathy aimed at Warmbier would be better suited for people living in North Korea under leader Kim Jong-un who are "not United States citizens".

Sports Kevin Durant isn't impressed with new Sixers nickname
Author: 0 Kevin Durant isn't impressed with new Sixers nickname

When he heard the news that he was working out for the Sixers, Fultz's first thought was about fast-food chicken sandwiches. Derek Carr's not the only athlete looking forward to spending his salary on Chick-fil-A . But this year, there was also history made . "I've been improving. I don't see any reason I wouldn't keep doing the same thing". Of course, Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Josh Jackson were exciting picks that could change the franchises for the better, but here are the BIG ...

Sports Azerbaijan GP: Ricciardo Wins, Stroll Youngest Rookie to Score Podium
Author: 0 Azerbaijan GP: Ricciardo Wins, Stroll Youngest Rookie to Score Podium

After 5 laps under the safety vehicle, the race was red flagged to give marshals enough time to get the track ready for racing. Championship watch: It appeared Hamilton was set to close the gap to five points at the top of the drivers' championship but after an action-packed second half of the race the gap has extended to 14.

Sports Petra Kvitova reaches first final since stabbing
Author: 0 Petra Kvitova reaches first final since stabbing

But she double-faulted twice when she was trying to close out the match at 5-3 in the second set. "I wish I could have more - I won't be sad if it is in a couple of weeks [at Wimbledon] but there is still a lot of work to be done", she said.

Author: 0 Daly eyes unexpected Lions Test spot

All Blacks captain Kieran Read to lead his team out against the Lions at Eden Park on Saturday night. We score multiple tries week in and week out and we're strangling them a little bit in the way that we're defending too. What struck a chord - and will have done wonders for morale before the first clash with the All Blacks - was how the Lions' wide attacking game clicked for the first time in six games on this tour.

Author: 0 These 7 Teams Are Trying To Pry Andre Iguodala From Golden State

Losing him would be a significant blow to Golden State. According to ESPN , the teams attempting to pry Iguodala off the Golden State Warriors are Minnesota Timberwolves, San Antonio Spurs, LA Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, Orlando Magic , Brooklyn Nets, and Utah Jazz.

Sports England Women turn to Pakistan's Champions Trophy turnaround for inspiration
Author: 0 England Women turn to Pakistan's Champions Trophy turnaround for inspiration

They make their maiden one-day global centuries in a total of 377 in the fall of 7 wickets at Grace Road. Danielle Wyatt played a quick-fire 42 runs from 27 runs. And she was also let down by the Pakistan's poor ground fielding. The opener failed to capitalise and England were under pressure at 42-2 in the 10th over before Sciver and Knight stepped on the gas.

Author: 0 Chicago Cubs hang out in Oval Office with Donald Trump

It's a shame that it's my fault because I didn't throw anybody out". "It really sucked because the stolen base goes on me", Montero said after Tuesday's game. His playing time diminished as top prospects Willson Contreras and Kyle Schwarber arrived and claimed at-bats behind the plate. Manager Joe Maddon and some of the Chicago Cubs will visit the White House today, though it's not an official visit with President Donald Trump .

Sports Serena Williams claps back at John McEnrow's sexist comments
Author: 0 Serena Williams claps back at John McEnrow's sexist comments

The almost 60-year old McEnroe also insinuated in the interview that he would be win in a match against Williams-a statement that he qualified with: "Maybe I should get her now because she's pregnant ". Garcia-Navarro: Yeah, the best tennis player in the world. "I don't want anything to go wrong with Serena because she's pregnant, I don't want to upset her".