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It's on! Mayweather vs. McGregor this summer in Las Vegas

Such a statement would have sounded truly ridiculous a year ago. But this is a deal that has had its fair share of critics, with highly respected figures branding the fight an "embarrassment", while some fighters have been keen to get on the undercard.



Paul Casey survives up-and-down round to take clubhouse lead at US Open

You could, conceivably, hit an OK shot and end up miles from the hole. Jamie Lovemark and J.B. The double bogey at 13 dropped Schauffele out of the lead at 5 under, two shots back of Rickie Fowler and Paul Casey . McIlroy was 4 shots off the cut line and Day a whopping 9 shots removed. After an opening round 74, world number four Hideki Matsuyama looked ready to join the parade of top ranked players to the exit but the Japanese hit back with the joint best round of the day of ...


LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O's, Kershaw faces Mets

LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O's, Kershaw faces Mets

Bellinger became the fastest player to reach 21 home runs in major league history, doing so in 51 games and breaking the mark of 20 homers in the same number of games by New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (2015-16) and Boston Braves outfielder Wally Berger (1930).


Bayern Release Statement On Ronaldo Links

Bayern Release Statement On Ronaldo Links

Ronaldo , on Confederations Cup duty in Russian Federation with Portugal, is reportedly furious over a tax probe into the off shore accounts dealing with his image rights, and has reportedly vowed to leave Spain. Ronaldo was a world-record signing of intent from United after Perez returned as president eight years ago, the forward being part of a £225million summer spending spree that also saw the likes of Kaka, Karim Benzema and Xabi Alonso move to Real.



Contreras hits HR, Baez scores on error, Cubs beat Padres

Chicago went 3-3 on the trip through NY and Pittsburgh and scored 30 runs in its three wins. We will see if the Padres decide to retaliate against Rizzo, who will likely be leading off, again. "I was sacked up - I loved it", said Lester, who this time got the quality start no-decision. In his career, Montgomery is 1-0 with a 2.61 ERA and 8 strikeouts against San Diego.


Real Madrid president Florentino Perez delighted to carry on: We're indestructible!

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez delighted to carry on: We're indestructible!

The German champion Bayern Munich not interested in signing a striker "real" Cristiano Ronaldo . The Madrid electoral board met overnight and, with no other candidate putting themselves forward for election ahead of the deadline, it was confirmed that the long-serving Perez would continue in the role, taking his overall stay in the position to 18 years.