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UFC 218 Results: Francis Ngannou Destroys Alistair Overeem Early

UFC 218 Results: Francis Ngannou Destroys Alistair Overeem Early

One of the deadliest strikers in heavyweight history, he'd have the speed, power, and yes, fighting smarts of Ngannou to contend with. Tell Stipe that Francis Ngannou is coming. He'd miss, and the ...

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Epsiode 6 of UFC 218 Embedded Now Online

Epsiode 6 of UFC 218 Embedded Now Online

Max Holloway punched Jose Aldo during the third round of tonight's bout. The stage was set for the main event of UFC 218. And while Holloway continued to use his jab, he mixed his attacks up even...

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Jose Mourinho Lauds David de Gea Display In Win At Arsenal

Jose Mourinho Lauds David de Gea Display In Win At Arsenal

We don't think about how many points we are ahead of them or behind the leader". The French ace, 24, won both the League Cup and Europa League during his first season back in the English game, but...

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City and Moyes put records on the line

City and Moyes put records on the line

Manchester City now sit eight points clear of Manchester United at the top of the table and the Citizens are certainly living up to their early-season tag of being favourites for the title. We saw ...

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ACC Championship Odds & Bets to Make for Clemson vs. Miami FL

ACC Championship Odds & Bets to Make for Clemson vs. Miami FL

Who'd have thought Clemson coach Dabo Swinney would have a realistic chance to one-up Alabama's Nick Saban in four playoffs? The Tigers enter the game with an 11-1 record, suffering their only def...

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Gus Malzahn Responds To Arkansas Rumors After SEC Championship Loss

Gus Malzahn Responds To Arkansas Rumors After SEC Championship Loss

Reports surfaced earlier this week that Malzahn had presented Auburn with the terms it would take to keep him at Auburn rather than leaving for a possible offer from Arkansas. "You've seen him get...

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Rakitic ready to rumble with Messi in Croatia v Argentina

Rakitic ready to rumble with Messi in Croatia v Argentina

We need to establish a way and be the Argentina we want to be. Sampaoli also said he considers Croatia the toughest opponent, adding: "Croatia has an excellent midfield line with Luka Modric, Ivan...

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AAC Championship: #12 UCF 62, #16 Memphis 55 (OT)

AAC Championship: #12 UCF 62, #16 Memphis 55 (OT)

When Memphis took a 31-24 lead into the locker room at halftime, it looked like the flawless season might be in jeopardy. Central Florida improved to 12-0 to capture their first conference champio...

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Allardyce taking over as Everton boss

Allardyce taking over as Everton boss

The 63-year-old was twice linked with the post during the lengthy period it has taken the struggling side to appoint its next leader, with David Unsworth stepping down after being in charge on a caret...

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Oklahoma likely the first to secure playoff spot with win over TCU

Oklahoma likely the first to secure playoff spot with win over TCU

They'll get an invitation to the playoff, and match up well with any of the remaining hopefuls. Mayfield hit Mykel Jones for a 55-yard touchdown on OU's first offensive play of the third quarter t...

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UCF Coach Scott Frost accepts job at Nebraska

UCF Coach Scott Frost accepts job at Nebraska

The 42-year-old Frost has led UCF to a 12-0 season after the Knights beat the Memphis Tigers 62-55 in double overtime to win the American Athletic Conference championship game Saturday. "We were n...

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Watford settle for a point against 10-man Tottenham

Watford settle for a point against 10-man Tottenham

Watford were left reeling as they were denied a last minute penalty in their 1-1 draw with Tottenham Hotspur . Speaking about his young star, Silva said: "For us as a club it is important to keep ...

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SC State player 'stable and conscious' after collapse

SC State player 'stable and conscious' after collapse

Player injured for South Carolina State is believed to be Ty Solomon. The incident began several minutes into the game. Medical team looking at him as players fan him with towels. Ten minute warmu...

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Umtiti eight-week absence rubs salt into Barca wounds

Umtiti eight-week absence rubs salt into Barca wounds

The France global pulled up in the second half when chasing Iago Aspas in the build-up to the visitors' second goal and immediately signalled to be substituted. Griezmann scored Atletico's much-needed...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 WC: Iran to face Spain, Portugal; tough draw for Germany

Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 WC: Iran to face Spain, Portugal; tough draw for Germany

Spain, the 2010 victor, will meet Iberian rivals Portugal as well as Morocco and Iran in Group B following the ceremony that was staged at the Kremlin in Moscow . Assisting the process were a col...

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Paul Pogba makes shock admission which will infuriate Manchester City fans

Paul Pogba makes shock admission which will infuriate Manchester City fans

Speaking to BBC Sport this week, the 24-year-old even namechecks giants of French football such as Thierry Henry when explaining what attracted him to Arsene Wenger's men. He told reporters: "My fav...

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Eagles Give Jeffery 4-Year Contract Extension

Eagles Give Jeffery 4-Year Contract Extension

The deal announced Saturday is reportedly worth $52 million, with $27 million guaranteed. The deal reportedly includes $27 million in guarantees for Jeffery, who is still just 27 years old and pre...

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SEC Championship Preview: No. 6 Georgia Bulldogs vs No. 4 Auburn Tigers

SEC Championship Preview: No. 6 Georgia Bulldogs vs No. 4 Auburn Tigers

Georgia has spent all season at or near the top of the rankings, its only misstep through 12 games coming against an Auburn team that it will face again for the conference title, after the Tigers over...

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Chelsea coach Conte charged by FA

Chelsea coach Conte charged by FA

The Italian was ordered off the touchline by referee Neil Swarbrick near the end of the first half of Chelsea's 1-0 win in the Premier League after complaining angrily about the award of a Swansea...

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F1 2018: Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson confirmed at Sauber

F1 2018: Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson confirmed at Sauber

Antonio Giovinazzi , who was in contention for a seat, is believed to be in contention to be the team's third driver. Sauber's 2018 auto will also run in Alfa Romeo-themed livery with an initial con...

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Antonio Conte apologises for complaints that provoked touchline dismissal

Antonio Conte apologises for complaints that provoked touchline dismissal

It's right to speak and apologise with them. I said this a few times to the fourth official. "The problem is I was frustrated because the opponents were wasting time". During the game I suffer. The ...

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United's Mourinho wants Guardiola to get same treatment as rivals

United's Mourinho wants Guardiola to get same treatment as rivals

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists he is "not surprised" Pep Guardiola avoided punishment for encroaching onto the pitch during Manchester City's win over Southampton despite being ...

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National Football League shares details of social justice initiative

National Football League shares details of social justice initiative

While the league and players did not agree to a resolution stopping players from protesting or taking a knee during the national anthem, Jenkins announced he won't raise his fist during the anthem. ...

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Giants interested in Andrew McCutchen if team can not acquire Giancarlo Stanton

Giants interested in Andrew McCutchen if team can not acquire Giancarlo Stanton

Sports Illustrated reports that representatives for Stanton are meeting with the St. Louis Cardinals in Los Angeles , trying to see if a trade can be worked out for the 2017 National League MVP. K...

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Sooners now have to win Big 12 title to get to playoff

Sooners now have to win Big 12 title to get to playoff

The Sooners, who are No. 3 in this week's playoff rankings, would nearly certainly on the outside looking in if they lose Saturday. OUR PREDICTION: The under has hit in six of the last eight meeti...

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Billabong receives takeover bid from USA rival Boardriders

Billabong receives takeover bid from USA rival Boardriders

One party with an interest in both companies is United States private equity firm Oaktree Capital Management, which owns 19% of Billabong, while funds it manages also has a majority interest in Boardr...

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Defender told he can leave Man Utd as Mourinho names price

Defender told he can leave Man Utd as Mourinho names price

Shaw looks likely to leave Manchester United when the transfer window reopens next month having failed to win the trust of manager Jose Mourinho. Shaw is yet to play a single minute in the Premi...

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Nuggets' Nikola Jokic leaves game with sprained left ankle, X-rays negative

Nuggets' Nikola Jokic leaves game with sprained left ankle, X-rays negative

Jokic appeared to have rolled his ankle with under a minute left to play in the first half of the Nuggets 111-110 victory over the Chicago Bulls . Reports state that he fell immediately to the floor ...

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South Korea drawn against Sweden, Mexico and Germany in Group F

South Korea drawn against Sweden, Mexico and Germany in Group F

In a competition where they're facing some of the best of the best every match, they need his level of talent, and they need him to come back to the squad. Qualifying was a cakewalk with 10 straight w...

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Mourinho not ruling Matic of out Arsenal clash

Mourinho not ruling Matic of out Arsenal clash

Nemanja Matic , 29, is now undergoing intensive treatment at the club's training ground after leaving the field 54 minutes into the club's ' 4-2 win at Watford in midweek. "It's hard enough for us to ...

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Cardinals trade INF Aledmys Diaz to Blue Jays for JB Woodman

Cardinals trade INF Aledmys Diaz to Blue Jays for JB Woodman

Diaz finished the year slashing.259/.290/.392 for St. Louis. The 27-year-old broke camp with St. Louis in 2016, and he hit.300 with 17 home runs, 65 RBIs and an.879 OPS in 111 games. But Tulowitzki, o...

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Anthony Davis faces $25k fine after ejection — ESPN Insider

Anthony Davis faces $25k fine after ejection — ESPN Insider

Anthony Davis earned his first career ejection on Wednesday night and with it he earned his first career fine from the National Basketball Association on Friday. "Because of the size of DeMarcus [Co...

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Tom Brady reacts to Eli Manning's benching

Tom Brady reacts to Eli Manning's benching

That's why Brady offered his support for Manning in the wake of the Giants' decision to start Geno Smith this week. But, if you thought Eli Manning was feeling bad, take a look at this note from...

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Chelsea's 'perplexing' fixture list hands Manchester City the advantage - Conte

Chelsea's 'perplexing' fixture list hands Manchester City the advantage - Conte

Only 14 games and it has happened four times. 'I don't know but, from the start of the season, I see only Chelsea . Every team has this situation. "I go to my players to push them to go to the refe...

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Hurricanes drop out of top 4 in College Football Playoff poll

Hurricanes drop out of top 4 in College Football Playoff poll

After losing to Auburn last week, the Crimson Tide dropped from the top spot to No. 5, and if Nick Saban 's team doesn't get recognized by the committee, it will not get a chance to play in the C...

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Interviews Are Over, Yankees Declare. Now It's Time to Pick a Manager

Interviews Are Over, Yankees Declare. Now It's Time to Pick a Manager

Giants bench coach Hensley Meulens and Dodgers third base coach Chris Woodward are also in the mix, as is former Cleveland Indians and Seattle Mariners manager Eric Wedge . "Everybody has their s...

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Can Ohio State Get To The College Football Playoff?

Can Ohio State Get To The College Football Playoff?

No. 6 Georgia ) and the Atlantic Coast Conference title game (No. 1 Clemson vs. Eight teams have reasonable chances to make the playoffs: the current top four, plus the University of Georgia, the U...

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Pep Guardiola's weird rant at Nathan Redmond concerning

Pep Guardiola's weird rant at Nathan Redmond concerning

Pep, we excuse you for running around and celebrating like a madman, and we also understand your players ( including the injured Benjamin Mendy ) running around like lunatics to celebrate Raheem Sterl...

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Shohei Ohtani Prefers To Join Team That Doesn't Already Have Japanese Stars

Shohei Ohtani Prefers To Join Team That Doesn't Already Have Japanese Stars

Ohtani is free to sign with an MLB team this offseason after a posting agreement was reached by MLB, the MLB Players Association and the Nippon Professional Baseball Organization in Japan, according...

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Diego Maradona tips Argentina to qualify ahead of Nigeria — FIFA WC

Diego Maradona tips Argentina to qualify ahead of Nigeria — FIFA WC

The draw started at 15:00 GMT today, with Gary Lineker and Maria Komandnaya as presenters for the draw itself. The Icelandic squad will face Lionel Messi and the Argentina side at the Otkrytiye Aren...

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