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McGregor To Mayweather: They Said Aldo Was Unbeatable, Too!

McGregor To Mayweather: They Said Aldo Was Unbeatable, Too!

The drama got even more surreal when Mayweather walked up to McGregor and called him a "f***ing eejit" - the 40-year-old five-division world champion clearly having done his homework on the lingo of the Emerald Isle. So people who are down on it - a lot of boxing people, and I can understand the point that it's a boxing match being sanctioned by the Nevada Athletic Commission, which is a bit of a head scratcher - but, my friend, we live in a capitalist society.



Wimbledon 2017: Garbine Muguruza Books Final Spot, Thursday Recap, Results

As time went on, there were questions about whether she might retire, especially after a half-dozen first-round losses at majors. Muguruza is coached by Conchita Martinez, the only Spanish woman to win Wimbledon , in 1994, and her compatriot's knowledge has helped make her a formidable force on grass.


Ajax player Abdelhak Nouri suffers brain damage after collapse

Ajax player Abdelhak Nouri suffers brain damage after collapse

Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri has suffered "serious and permanent" brain damage after collapsing over the weekend, the Dutch club said Thursday, dashing earlier hopes the promising prospect would make a quick recovery. "That is greatly appreciated". The official Cherries account tweeted: "Our thoughts and prayers are with him". Nouri - a product of Ajax's youth system - made 12 senior first team appearances for the club last season in the Eredivisie and Europa League respectively, and ...


Policemen Killed in Terrorist Attack in Southwest Pakistan

Policemen Killed in Terrorist Attack in Southwest Pakistan

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, though Taliban militants and Baloch separatists have been active in the region for the last several years. Balochistan Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Zehri and Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti also condemned the incident and directed police to apprehend the culprits involved in the assault.


Tamim denies hate crime behind sudden Essex exit

Tamim denies hate crime behind sudden Essex exit

He cited "personal reasons" for the sudden departure, but it was reported in Bangladesh media that his wife and young son had been targeted by a "hate crime". In the first match, Tamim has scored seven runs in his solitary appearance as the Essex Eagles succumbed to a seven-wicket defeat against the Kent Spitfires on Sunday.