• Dana White: UFC champion Jon Jones failed drug test at UFC 214
Dana White: UFC champion Jon Jones failed drug test at UFC 214

This somewhat confirms an earlier report from TMZ , claiming that Jones tested positive for steroids in his victory over Cormier, and will reportedly be stripped of his light heavyweight title. The UFC was forced to pull Jones from a scheduled headliner against Cormier just days before UFC 200 in July 2016, after he tested positive for anti-es...

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  • Burnley signing Wood is a 'weapon' says Dyche
Burnley signing Wood is a 'weapon' says Dyche

Wood's contract wasn't even above the fold on most sports websites. "We have had a hard couple of days, but the response was flawless and one that I expected of my team, of which I am very satisfied with the performance of my side". The chance to spearhead the Leeds attack could be just the opportunity Rhodes needs to get his career back on tr...

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  • Azarenka pulls out of US Open over custody dispute
Azarenka pulls out of US Open over custody dispute

Open on Monday. The Australian Open champion in 2012 and 2013, reached the final at the U.S. Open in the same two years. Azarenka is now ranked No. Both parents are forbidden to leave California with Leo which obviously makes it hard for the Azarenka to travel and play tournaments. "While I will dearly miss being in NY and playing in one ...

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  • Will start at QB, per O'Brien
Will start at QB, per O'Brien

As it relates to Watson, who the team traded up for in April's draft, he's also done well. Savage was in competition with 2017 first-round pick Deshaun Watson for the starting job. The rookie's debut against the Carolina Panthers was impressive as he racked up 203 total yards with a touchdown through the air, but there needs to be more polish o...

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  • Spanish swimmer sacrifices race to honour Barcelona terror attack victims
Spanish swimmer sacrifices race to honour Barcelona terror attack victims

Alvarez, 71, told media he asked the organisers of the event whether a minute's silence could be held on Friday to honour the victims of the Barcelona terrorist attack that killed 14 and injured 130 but his request was declined. Writing on Facebook , Mr Alvarez's swimming club said they were overwhelmed by the attention that the post had received....

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  • The Odds Of Jamie Vardy Joining Premier League Team Have Been Slashed
The Odds Of Jamie Vardy Joining Premier League Team Have Been Slashed

LEICESTER saw off a spirited Sheffield United to book their place in the third round of the Carabao Cup at Bramall Lane last night. Vardy has scored 64 goals in 169 league appearances for Leicester since joining the club from non-league Fleetwood Town back in 2012 and signed a four-year deal at the King Power Stadium last summer after reject...

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  • Dolphins QB Jay Cutler explains why he was unhappy with the Bears
Dolphins QB Jay Cutler explains why he was unhappy with the Bears

A little change of scenery for both teams. But, for the most part, despite how big he is, he walked around Dolphins camp largely unnoticed. "(There were) a lot of questions coming up on things. They are talking everything out. "I thought he did good ", Ravens coach John Harbaugh said. "When you first get to pro sports, the game is in fast moti...

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  • Cavaliers nearing blockbuster deal with Celtics for Kyrie Irving
Cavaliers nearing blockbuster deal with Celtics for Kyrie Irving

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. In any Cleveland-Boston trade in which a third team is not involved, the Celtics would need to send multiple players to the Cavs to make the salary swap work.

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  • Lonzo Ball thanks Jay-Z for buying ZO2s
Lonzo Ball thanks Jay-Z for buying ZO2s

It's a title Tatum shares with Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball , who also received 18.4 percent of votes in the survey. The NC State product received 25.7 percent of the vote, beating out Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball (20.0 percent) and 76ers floor general Markelle Fultz (17.1 percent).

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  • National Basketball Association rookies think Lonzo Ball and Jayson Tatum have brightest futures
National Basketball Association rookies think Lonzo Ball and Jayson Tatum have brightest futures

He was also voted the most athletic rookie by a wide margin (he reportedly showed off a 48-inch vertical in a Lakers workout earlier this summer), and should get enough opportunity in the Dallas Mavericks backcourt to put up good numbers.

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  • Salah features as Mane hands Liverpool first league win of the season
Salah features as Mane hands Liverpool first league win of the season

Jurgen Klopp confirmed as much to the press. "I've got nothing bad to say about this". Nathaniel Clyne is once again missing as he continues to recover from a hamstring injury so Trent Alexander-Arnold will get another chance to impress at right-back after scoring a superb free-kick in midweek.

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  • Barcelona sues Neymar for breach of contract!
Barcelona sues Neymar for breach of contract!

Neymar seemed to be everywhere as he rejuvenated French football club Paris Saint Germain in its come-from-behind 6-2 victory over Toulouse , his second match for the squad, this time at the Parc des Princes here. The lawsuit revolves around an €8.5 million loyalty bonus on his last Barcelona contract. Neymar told reporters: "There are pe...

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  • Three ex-Man United Players' Medical Info Exposed by Russian Hackers
Three ex-Man United Players' Medical Info Exposed by Russian Hackers

It is an exemption that allows an athlete to use medication that is on Wada's prohibited substances list because of an illness or condition. There is no suggestion in the leaked document that any of the players named had breached anti-doping regulations, however.

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  • Lyon President Criticizes
Lyon President Criticizes "Supernatural Money" In Rumored Mbappe-To-PSG Move

It is understood the deal includes Lucas Moura heading to the French Ligue 1 champions the other way, but Sky Sports News understands PSG and Monaco are far from an agreement at this stage. But While Madrid was believed to be his preferred destination, a move to PSG could now materialise. However, he could also join Mbappe at PSG, whose sum...

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  • Ferrari retains Raikkonen in F1 seat for 2018
Ferrari retains Raikkonen in F1 seat for 2018

Speaking about the potential for a future deal with Raikkonen at the time, Marchionne had said: "I think Kimi has got to show a higher level of commitment to the process". Mercedes already have Lewis Hamilton signed up for 2018, with motorsport boss Toto Wolff hinting at keeping Valtteri Bottas following his impressive debut year with the reig...

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  • Barcelona files legal suit against Neymar for breach of contract
Barcelona files legal suit against Neymar for breach of contract

Neymar told reporters: "There are people in charge that shouldn't be there". "I do have something to say: that I am disappointed with them [the Barca directors]", Neymar said after PSG's win over Toulouse on Sunday. I spent four very happy years there and left happy, but not with them. I had four lovely years and I was happy, but with them...

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  • Indians win after Red Sox error in 9th
Indians win after Red Sox error in 9th

The 6-foot-7 left-hander threw one pitch to the next hitter, Andrew Benintendi , and walked off the mound. It is the same injury that caused Miller to be on the disabled list from August 2-17. The Red Sox are without Dustin Pedroia and possibly Mitch Moreland, who sat out last night with neck soreness. Wendelstedt finished the inning, but left w...

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  • Instant analysis: Trevor Siemian outperforms Paxton Lynch against 49ers
Instant analysis: Trevor Siemian outperforms Paxton Lynch against 49ers

That'd be the ideal situation, but we'll get through this game and go from there, see what happens. "What we preach to our players: If you're scared to fight, you're probably not going to be in the National Football League", he claimed. "I didn't need to talk to him", Shanahan said. Preseason games might matter to quarterbacks competing for a ...

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  • Geoffrey Boycott: Former cricketer sorry for 'unacceptable' comment
Geoffrey Boycott: Former cricketer sorry for 'unacceptable' comment

Former England cricketer Geoffrey Boycott on Tuesday made a controversial remark, stating that he would only be granted a knighthood if he had "blacked up". "Birmingham is celebrated for its ethnic diversity and racial tolerance", the diner added. A BBC spokesperson said: "He has rightly apologised unreservedly for these clearly unacceptable co...

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  • Watch the skies - Player now flying to England to sign for Southampton
Watch the skies - Player now flying to England to sign for Southampton

Mary's, with Jurgen Klopp poised to snap-up his signature once and for all. When asked about Van Dijk, Gerrard told BT Sport: "Yes [he is a necessity for Liverpool]". "It's about an overall much, much, much bigger picture - a change of course for Southampton ", he said . "Virgil is not the only player that is involved in this he is part o...

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