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Sports Daniel Cormier was crushed when he found out about Jon Jones's violation
Author: 0 Daniel Cormier was crushed when he found out about Jon Jones's violation

Silva had gall bladder surgery a couple months back, White said, but he passed all his physical tests to make the fight happen. He went against Forrest Griffin (2009) and Stephan Bonnar (2012) who he both dominated to win via stoppage. Arguably the greatest fighter of all time , Silva holds the UFC record for consecutive title defenses with 10. Most importantly, Jon Jones' name isn't going to be the one in every headline surrounding this event.

Sports Euro 2016 Final-Portugal-Pepe
Author: 0 Euro 2016 Final-Portugal-Pepe

If you let Portugal have possession, then Ronaldo spends more time playing with his back to goal , where he's not as effective. France and the in-form Antoine Griezmann go in to Sunday's Euro 2016 final searching for the country's third successive tournament win on home soil.

Author: 0 Third test 'a final' for England

No way, if you are waiting to catch a ball and hits the wire you are all of a sudden out of position. Ideally it should go: "fallow year, then a Lions year when you have a development tour away, and then a major tour in the third year: "three Tests, maybe some midweek games".

Author: 0 Wimbledon champion Andy Murray

Murray is the first British man to win multiple Wimbledon singles titles since Fred Perry in 1935. The Scottish world No. 2 won his only two previous slams - plus an Olympic gold medal - under Lendl's charge before splitting with the former world No.

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Author: 0 Jon Jones' "B" Sample Returns Positive For Same PED

Silva said he hadn't been training for a fight this soon, but added he will enter the octagon ready to face Cormier. The UFC exempted Lesnar from the four-month testing period required by the U.S. The odds are stacked against Silva, who on Friday weighed 198 pounds (89.81 kg) with clothes on while a stripped Cormier (17-1) weighed 206 pounds (93.44 kg).

Sports Wales on 'cloud nine' - Robson-Kanu
Author: 0 Wales on 'cloud nine' - Robson-Kanu

Neil Davies, 49, from south Wales, said Wales had played "brilliantly" and he had tears in his eyes at full time. And look what's happened. "You have got to dare to dream". "And we've done that". And victory over the team ranked second in the world means Chris Coleman's men will face Portugal in the last four in Lyon this Wednesday night.

Author: 0 Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray sweeps Milos Raonic for men's title

Ladbrokes has him as the 1/4 favourite, with 25-year-old Raonic - appearing in his first grand slam final - the outsider at 3/1. Raonic's enormous serve - at one stage reaching 147mph - was a potent weapon, but Murray masterfully nullified it with his brilliant returns.

Sports The Battle Between Ronaldo and Griezmann Could Decide Euro 2016 Final
Author: 0 The Battle Between Ronaldo and Griezmann Could Decide Euro 2016 Final

Griezmann will look to inspire his country one more time against Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal, but Shearer says France's number seven ability to play alongside Olivier Giroud has been impressive. Arsene Wenger thinks Antoine Griezmann has a chance of ending Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo's stranglehold on the Ballon d'Or. "So yes, why not the Ballon d'Or?" "Ronaldo, we know him".

Author: 0 Takeaways from Ben Simmons' NBA Debut and 2016 Utah Jazz Summer League

He wowed a packed Thomas & Mack Center with a plethora of seemingly impossible passes, and looked very engaged on the defensive throughout the majority of the game. There was a Kobe Bryant tribute video for some reason, and that gave it the feel of a real Lakers game from this past season. Some of his decisions on those drives paid off while others showed how much better he needs to get at finishing through contact if he's never going to those open jumpers.

Author: 0 Young Lit Up Again As Toronto Pounds KC

Ezequiel Carrera and Troy Tulowitzki also homered for the Blue Jays, who won their fourth in a row and will go for a three-game sweep of the Royals on Wednesday. Donaldson hit his 21st homer of the season in the first inning and his 22nd in the third. "We just thought it was best", Gibbons said. "It's a frustrating feeling".

Author: 0 'Secret Life of Pets' fetches $103 million in opening days

Katie (Ellie Kemper) introduces Max (Louis C.K.) to their new furry friend Duke (Eric Stonestreet). Especially if the one telling the joke is Kevin Hart, whose presence as a fluffy bunny who's a NY underground pet gang leader provides the film's biggest chuckles.

Sports Perez homers, makes key pickoff to lead Royals over Mariners
Author: 0 Perez homers, makes key pickoff to lead Royals over Mariners

Cishek (2-5) came on to close, and Whit Merrifield's double, the hit-by-pitch of Kendrys Morales and the timely shot from Perez ultimately sent the Mariners to their 10th consecutive road defeat. The 33-year-old tossed 6 2/3 scoreless frames in a no-decision at St. Louis on June 29 and allowed just one run through six innings before being charged with three more in the seventh in a 6-2 loss at Toronto on Monday.

Sports Russian rowers disqualified from Rio Olympics
Author: 0 Russian rowers disqualified from Rio Olympics

The IAAF voted last month to maintain a global competition ban on the All-Russia Athletic Federation, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided only athletes who are individually cleared to compete by their respective international federations could go to Rio .

Sports Sprinters eye first yellow jersey of 2016 Tour de France
Author: 0 Sprinters eye first yellow jersey of 2016 Tour de France

And all played out in the most natural of backdrops and they race through towns and villages and up mountain passes. "This is the toughest challenge I've faced in my career, to target a third Tour de France", Froome, who prevailed on the French roads in 2013 and 2015, said.

Author: 0 Real Madrid President Florentino Perez Rejected Signing Paul Pogba...TWICE

Earlier this week, The Guardian reported that Pogba would re-join the Premier League club, if Real Madrid fail to match United's offer to Juventus - believed to be in the region of €120m. The league needs star players, charisma, and at the moment they are not in England. I don't know, I don't think so". It'd be a surprise if the topic of Pogba's return to Old Trafford didn't come up during the negotiations.

Sports Gareth Bale: Fightback shows Wales are a true team
Author: 0 Gareth Bale: Fightback shows Wales are a true team

Everybody fails. I have had more failures than I've had success". Giggs capped 64 times by Wales , is the most decorated player in United's illustrious history and he amassed a record 963 appearances and 35 major trophies before going on to serve as an assistant to former managers David Moyes and Louis van Gaal.

Author: 0 Raonic vs. Murray head-to-head in Wimbledon final

Murray holds the upper hand against Raonic in head-to-head matches but said he has been speaking with coach Ivan Lendl about how to retain the "ruthless" edge vital to make the most of opportunities he expects to be few and far between.

Sports Charles Barkley critical of Kevin Durant's decision
Author: 0 Charles Barkley critical of Kevin Durant's decision

The conversation was real and it was a good fit". I felt they were hand in hand. Durant said that he hopes to improve with the team and lead as best he can. I think it started with LeBron going to Miami, and then you've seen Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan, and Blake Griffin, and well, really, you saw it with Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, and Ray Allen, Rajon Rondo".

Author: 0 Keselowski wins for 3rd time at Kentucky Speedway

With several drivers running short on fuel, including Cambridge's Matt Kenseth, who pitted with just five laps to go, Keselowski held a nine second advantage in the final stages but had his team begging him to save whatever gas he could. And Keselowski believes his season will only get stronger. When Truex came off pit road following a caution on lap 196 of 267 he was in the lead. In addition to the accidents, compelling racing and drama there was also some strategy as Martin Truex Jr .

Author: 0 Jonathan Schoop lifts Orioles past Dodgers in 14 innings

Lonnie Chisenhall was 4 for 5 with three RBIs, while Carlos Santana and Tyler Naquin homered for the Indians, who have outscored the Tigers 77-24 this season. Trumbo's 25th home run put the Orioles ahead 3-2 in the third. Gausman allowed four runs and eight hits in five innings. The right-hander surrendered five hits and two walks, and he struck out two while throwing 100 pitches.

Author: 0 Dwyane Wade leaving Miami Heat for Chicago Bulls

In a note to the Associated Press , Wade wrote, "I look back with pride and amazement at all that we accomplished". "I think the Heat should have given Wade the three years last off-season with the money he asked for", Pitter said . Both trades were confirmed to the AP on condition of anonymity because they were not immediately finalised. Wade and Rondo have championships rings, so the pressure should not be a problem for them next year.

Author: 0 Murray defeats Raonic to win second Wimbledon title

For the first time in 11 tries, Murray wasn't facing either Roger Federer or Novak Djokovic for the title. Raonic, the big-serving Canadian, was playing in his first major final. His superior service return was evident from that fact that he got three break opportunities, with 30% of first serve returns fetching points. I'm going to try to get fitter, stronger, I'm going to try to improve my return game and improve my serve, improve my efficiency coming forward, defending.

Author: 0 Manchester United could offer €120 million for Paul Pogba

Reports emerged earlier today suggesting United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward flew out to Monaco to discuss a deal with Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola. Pogba is wanted by new United manager Jose Mourinho as the Portuguese's fourth signing of the summer. They have also roped in young defender Eric Bailey and midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Borussia Dortmund.

Sports Brock Lesnar Has Biggest Hands in UFC, and They've Gotten Even Bigger
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar Has Biggest Hands in UFC, and They've Gotten Even Bigger

Orton may be returning to the WWE during SummerSlam and pitting him against Brock Lesnar would be a reasonable deal. "I don't sit up at night wondering, is my drawing power going to be hurt or are my WWE fans going to tune in and watch me do this?..." Despite Lesnar returning to the WWE after being knocked out by Alistair Overeem at UFC 141, Hunt made it clear that he will not be underestimating the 38-year-old as he has posted victories over a number of high-profile fighters, ...

Sports France seeks healing final victory vs underachiever Portugal
Author: 0 France seeks healing final victory vs underachiever Portugal

We've been through a lot as a team and we've worked ever so hard to get here. "But before we came to the stadium we saw people going insane - they are going to be even crazier on Sunday". "Now they are in the final and playing at home, France are the favourites". "They're older and more experienced, that's normal, but we're also a bit cheeky towards them, which comes from our youth".

Sports Lesnar beats Hunt, Nunes stuns Tate for title at UFC 200
Author: 0 Lesnar beats Hunt, Nunes stuns Tate for title at UFC 200

Nunes (Brazil) is 12-4-0 and ranked No. 4. The loss for Tate snapped a five-fight winning streak dating to her 2013 loss to Rousey in their rematch. Daniel Cormier dominated a decision over Anderson Silva, who took the fight on two days' notice after Jon Jones was dropped from the main event for failing a drug test.

Author: 0 Usain Bolt: Sprinter reveals hamstring tear ahead of Olympics

All I know is that I am feeling good again. "I'm just smiling", Minzie said. I've been working miracles in my life. "When I got on the line, I didn't think about it. Julian Forte was third in 20.46. Facey prevailed in 22.65, while Campbell-Brown - who officially clinched her fifth Olympic spot - was second in 22.80.

Author: 0 Yankees keep coming back for extra-inning win in Cleveland

In the seventh inning, a final home run, as Kipnis added his second of the night, this one to right field. Francona managed the Indians to a wild-card berth in 2013 and two more winning seasons after that. Lindor had his league-leading 16th three-hit game and raised his batting average to.303, but Cleveland manager Terry Francona insisted his shortstop deserved a better fate.

Sports Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Raonic in 3 sets
Author: 0 Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Raonic in 3 sets

The tenacious Brit returned with consistent excellence to cancel out Raonic's monstrous serve, which had only been broken in five games in the tournament prior to the final, as the return of coach Ivan Lendl, under whom he won his only two previous majors, paid immediate dividends.

Sports UFC 200: Jon Jones 'B' sample returns same positive result from USADA
Author: 0 UFC 200: Jon Jones 'B' sample returns same positive result from USADA

USADA on Friday confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that Jones' B sample was tested and upheld the initial findings, although it would not reveal the substance or substances found in the June 16 out-of-competition drug test. "I'm here to challenge myself, and I think that I haven't trained in a few months, but I think that I'm in good condition to go in there and put on a good fight".

Author: 0 USA Announces Men's Basketball Roster

Anthony , a Baltimore native, tweeted on Monday, "Humbled to rep #TeamUSA in my 4th Olympics #RIO #UNITE " with a picture of a US jersey. 2016 NBA Finals MVP LeBron James and 2016 NBA regular season MVP Steph Curry both withdrew from participating in the tournament, citing fatigue.

Author: 0 Busch goes high for win at Kentucky — XFINITY

What can't be altered when it comes to Kentucky Speedway is the fact that whenever Brad Keselowski arrives in Sparta, he acts like he owns the place. "I was just looking at the tire in there", Logano said as he emerged from his garage. We had great power all night, great fuel mileage with TRD (Toyota Racing Development).

Author: 0 Injured Mets Syndergaard, Cespedes out of All-Star Game

The slugger got hurt chasing Daniel Murphy's RBI double to deep center field in the third and was replaced by Juan Lagares in the fourth. Scheduled to start Saturday's matchup against the visiting Washington Nationals, Harvey will be replaced by Logan Verrett in the third of a four-game set.

Author: 0 Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon final, gets milestone win

The match featured a stark contrast in styles, but together Williams and Kerber produced a handsome display on Centre Court on Saturday. She said: "I've just felt a lot of pressure, I guess". Serena said she was saddened by the gun violence and deteriorating race relations in the USA, admitting she fears for the safety of her own family in the current volatile climate.