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Sport Max Holloway suffers injury, UFC 222 featherweight title bout in jeopardy
Author: 0 Max Holloway suffers injury, UFC 222 featherweight title bout in jeopardy

News broke earlier today from an anonymous source close to the Max Holloway fight camp who said that the champion has sustained an injury and will not be defending his belt at UFC 222 next month. Fighting out of Waianae, Hawaii, Holloway (19-3) is riding a 12-fight win streak. - Max Holloway (@BlessedMMA) February 4, 2018I asked the docs if we could cut off my leg then ask the commission if I could fight handicapped.

Sport Guardiola repeats player protection call as City forge ahead
Author: 0 Guardiola repeats player protection call as City forge ahead

Mourinho admitted on Friday that Manchester United are now playing to finish "first of the last" after slipping 15 points behind runaway leaders City with 13 games remaining. City have endured a hectic season having progressed to the Champions League last 16, the FA Cup fifth round and the League Cup final apart from dominating the league and Guardiola said he would rest his players following the Burnley game .

Sport Di Biagio in line to become interim Italy coach
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Antonio Conte has hinted that Olivier Giroud may not be ready to start for Chelsea FC for the Premier League clash with Watford on Monday night. I really wanted to play more . "It's clear, if he wins the next friendly matches, we need another coach for Under-21 team", Costacurta added. Chelsea are now fourth in the Premier League, 18 points behind league-leaders Manchester City and only two points ahead fifth-placed Tottenham .

Sport Pep Guardiola reiterates protection plea after challenges on his Manchester City players
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola reiterates protection plea after challenges on his Manchester City players

Aiming for a first away league win in three, City nearly added a second goal early in the second half as Sergio Aguero blasted into the back of substitute Matt Lowton from a good position and Ilkay Gundogan's attempt deflected over. "He was very good", said City's No.17. Pep Guardiola (on West Brom's tackles): "I have an opinion". The German was injured in a terrible tackle in the FA Cup victory over Cardiff City, which was just one of a number of bad challenges that City players ...

Sport 49ers GM John Lynch 'disappointed but humbled' by Hall of Fame exclusion
Author: 0 49ers GM John Lynch 'disappointed but humbled' by Hall of Fame exclusion

He finished his career in Philadelphia as the team's all-time leader in regular-season games played (183) and overall wins (109) while tying the club record for interceptions (34). The others are middle linebacker Ray Lewis , receivers Randy Moss and Terrell Owens , safety Brian Dawkins , senior finalists Jerry Kramer and Robert Brazile , and contributor finalist Bobby Beathard.

Sport Mauricio Pochettino: Lucas Moura has to earn Tottenham place
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: Lucas Moura has to earn Tottenham place

Pochettino continued: "If not, then they need to compete". Although he hasn't reached that level yet, he is still young and this move could be what he needs to push on for greater things. Lucas is a multi-talented player and will add several dimensions to Tottenham's style of play. This one probably could have been announced by now but it's likely Tottenham are holding back some late deadline day drama, and taking their time confirming the deal is actually over the line.

Sport Alvin Kamara named AP Offensive Rookie of the Year
Author: 0 Alvin Kamara named AP Offensive Rookie of the Year

Before the Super Bowl trophy gets handed to Sunday's victor, the NFL Honors show will give out awards for the best players, performances and plays from this past season. He scored 14 total touchdowns, including one on the longest kickoff return in Saints history. There is really just one player standing in the way of Kamara winning.

Sport Terrell Owens has Made the Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Terrell Owens has Made the Hall of Fame

Notably, the Denver Broncos did the same that year despite Lynch only playing four seasons for their franchise. Owens played with a screw in his leg in that Super Bowl , returning from the injury against the wishes of doctors. Lynch has always been considered one of the hardest hitters in NFL history , and he was named to the top 10 " most feared tacklers ", in an NFL Films special, joining the likes of Dick Butkus, Ray Lewis and Ronnie Lott.

Sport Tom Brady's MVP Acceptance Speech Appeared To 'Leak' In Plain Sight
Author: 0 Tom Brady's MVP Acceptance Speech Appeared To 'Leak' In Plain Sight

Next is a series of clips of Brady with his mother Galynn and father Tom Sr. Johnathan Kraft, the Patriots' President said recently that Brady has earned the right to make that decision on his own terms-though as Brady made abundantly clear at a press conference Wednesday, the thought hasn't even crossed his mind.

Author: 0 Man United pay respects to Munich victims 60 years on

It's very important to do better than last season and try to win something and, if not, do better". Mourinho had no doubt where the blame lay as he criticised his players for failing to follow the warnings he had given about Tottenham's aggressive start to matches.

Author: 0 Conte Is "Eager To Return" As Italy Manager

FA chief Alessandro Costacurta has revealed that he will be travelling to London "to talk to Antonio Conte and Carlo Ancelotti " about the Italy job. I want to see if there is one to tell the opposite (that he is not about to leave). "Until a few years ago, I thought the [head coach] was only a selector.

Sport Ozil commits long-term future to Arsenal
Author: 0 Ozil commits long-term future to Arsenal

He was also asked about the player's former relationship with Henrik Mkhitaryan, and said he thinks they can do well together. "It is not a lack of effort, it is a lack of focus in vital moments of the game". A simple comparison of the three strikers suggests the Gunners got the best deal by signing the 28-year-old Gabonese, whose 98 Bundesliga goals in 144 games represent an upgrade on Chelsea's new 31-year-old Frenchman, who scored a respectable 73 EPL goals in 180 games.

Sport Eagles Ship Woman Who Thought She Missed Tremendous Bowl to Sport
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The Wing Bowl was started in the 1990s by local sports radio hosts and is usually staged two days before the Super Bowl. "Everything is just happening so quickly", he said . Therefore, a GoFundMe page was set up by Parks' friend - Katie Pidge Mowry - to help get her to the game. She says the team is "like my sisters", that they better win because she wants to go to a parade, and that she's sad for injured Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz .

Sport PV Sindhu advances to India Open semis
Author: 0 PV Sindhu advances to India Open semis

Corrales brought up seven game points in the second before Sindhu made a decision to put up some resemblance of a fight and by winning six points in a row, it looked like the wind was in her sails and the Indian would seal it in two. 4-Shi Yuqi (Chn) bt 6-Wang Tzu Wei 23-13, 21-12; Qiao Bin (Chn) bt Parupalli Kashyap (Ind) 21-16, 21-18; Isqandar Zulkarnain (Mas) bt Sameer Verma (Ind) 21-17, 21-14.

Author: 0 I'm not looking for way out of Chelsea, insists Antonio Conte

Conte is said to be underwhelmed by the signing of Barkley and the £17.6m arrival of Roma centreback Emerson Palmieri, with director Marina Granovakaia believed to be the driving force behind both deals. 'I repeat my intention and my will is to respect the contract. According to some reports, Luis Enrique is in a very enviable position to replace Conte, especially if the Blues need a replacement for Conte before the end of the season.

Sport Claude Puel: Leicester City players will welcome back Riyad Mahrez
Author: 0 Claude Puel: Leicester City players will welcome back Riyad Mahrez

Mahrez does not appear to be in the right frame of mind to aid the Leicester cause on the back of another frustrating window, with four days of training having been sat out amid the uncertainty surrounding his future . Leicester face Swansea at the King Power Stadium this afternoon (February 3) but manager Claude Puel has banished him from the squad until he clears his head out.

Sport Mourinho tells Fellaini to 'shut up and sign new deal'
Author: 0 Mourinho tells Fellaini to 'shut up and sign new deal'

Mourinho added in his pre-match press conference: "It's one of the biggest tragedies but also, at the same time, it's a crucial point in Manchester United's history - the reaction, the strength, the union after that situation". Mourinho said the way the club had reacted to such a huge loss and rebuilt the side illustrated what was so special about United. "They are working on the pitch but not yet with us as a group so they are not very close to a return", admitted the manager.

Sport Manchester City's Pep Guardiola in no mood to concede title
Author: 0 Manchester City's Pep Guardiola in no mood to concede title

The result at Wembley might have been different had Tottenham's opener after 11 seconds been disallowed because Harry Kane was encroaching in United's half. The painful defeat for United realistically ends any lingering hopes they may have harboured of catching runaway leaders City. If you haven't already, you can sign up to Sky Sports here.

Sport Tom Brady's long kiss with son sets social media alight
Author: 0 Tom Brady's long kiss with son sets social media alight

Jack asks Brady if he can check his fantasy team. Jack asks, "Oh hello". Laughing and sauntering into the room in mild protest, Jack gives his father a peck on the lips and walks towards the door as the masseur chips in: "You know Jack everything comes at a cost, bud".

Sport Australia wins toss, to bowl 1st vs NZ in 1st T20
Author: 0 Australia wins toss, to bowl 1st vs NZ in 1st T20

In 20 overs, New Zealand could only manage 117/9 with Colin de Grandhomme top-scoring with 38. Lynn (44 runs from 33 balls) and Maxwell (40 not out from 24 balls) shared in a scorching 77-run stand from just 53 balls to steer Australia to the rain-reduced total of 95 from 15 overs with 21 balls to spare.

Sport Trump hails immigration plan at homeland security meeting
Author: 0 Trump hails immigration plan at homeland security meeting

Trump also sought to pushback on Democrats framing of the immigration discussions as working to protect "Dreamers", a term used to refer to recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, a program that protected undocumented immigrants who were brought to the USA as children.

Sport Dhananjaya de Silva century leads Sri Lankan reply against Bangladesh
Author: 0 Dhananjaya de Silva century leads Sri Lankan reply against Bangladesh

The pair came together after spinner Mehedi Hasan got rid of Dimuth Karunaratne for a duck shortly after Bangladesh's innings ended, with skipper Mahmudullah unbeaten on 83. It was a disappointing start to the day for Bangladesh when all eyes were on Mominul, but in just the third over of the day he was dismissed for the addition of only one run to his overnight score.

Sport Markram to lead South Africa in absence of du Plessis
Author: 0 Markram to lead South Africa in absence of du Plessis

Troubles for South Africa just don't seem to be ending. The 70-Tests veteran added. "When I went into bat [in Durban], my first thought was to build a partnership and rotating the strike". "Zondo has captained his domestic side and despite his talent he hasn't been prolific in domestic competitions, but it serves as a great opportunity for him to prove himself", he said.

Sport Tom Brady has already crafted his NFL MVP acceptance speech
Author: 0 Tom Brady has already crafted his NFL MVP acceptance speech

When is Tom Brady going to retire from football? During Episode 4, Brady was seen visiting his hometown of San Mateo, Calif. alongside his eldest son, Jack , to see his parents. Not only is he still playing football, but Brady is also competing at an elite level. They be talking about how Lil Wayne and baby be kissing. NFL Hall of Famer Willie Roaf told the publication he wouldn't do it but added: "I have no problem with it".

Sport Bucks G Malcolm Brogdon goes down with quad tendon strain
Author: 0 Bucks G Malcolm Brogdon goes down with quad tendon strain

Khris Middleton netted 21 points in defeat. They're a physical team, and they just worked us. Jamal Crawford converted the 54th four-point play of his career in the second quarter, extending his National Basketball Association record in the category.

Sport Kurt Warner hasn't seen any slippage from Giants QB Eli Manning
Author: 0 Kurt Warner hasn't seen any slippage from Giants QB Eli Manning

Manning has two years left on his contract with the Giants and wants to finish his career with the team he has twice led to Super Bowl championships since arriving as a rookie in 2004. Manning said he took notice of the job Shurmur did last season working with quarterback Case Keenum, whose play for the Vikings (14-4) he called "outstanding".

Sport Colin Kaepernick Concludes $1M Pledge for Underserved Communities
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick Concludes $1M Pledge for Underserved Communities

Earlier this month, Kaepernick kicked off his #10for10 campaign to help finish the remaining $100,000 left in his million dollar pledge. Tennis great Serena Williams matched Kaepernick's donation to Imagine L.A., and hip-hop superstar Snoop Dogg did the same to aid Dallas-based Mothers Against Police Brutality .

Sport What new Arsenal signing will think about Arsene Wenger's defence
Author: 0 What new Arsenal signing will think about Arsene Wenger's defence

On his team's performance, Wenger said: "I would say Swansea won decisive duels offensively and defensively, which is what we didn't do". Rio Ferdinand has warned Arsenal that signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will prove pointless unless the Gunners can improve their defence .

Sport Dortmund crave out 3-2 win over Cologne in German Bundesliga
Author: 0 Dortmund crave out 3-2 win over Cologne in German Bundesliga

The match looked to be heading for a draw following a second equaliser, this time from Jorge Mere, but Batshuayi laid on for Andre Schurrle to net an 84th minute victor. Dortmund are second on 34 points, ahead of Bayer Leverkusen and Schalke 04 on goal difference. The pair combined again just before the break when Batshuayi again tapped home, but the goal was ruled offside by the VAR.

Sport Manchester United have identified their 'ideal successor' for Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 Manchester United have identified their 'ideal successor' for Jose Mourinho

Mourinho opened the door to Ibrahimovic's departure last week by revealing that United would not stand in the veteran striker's way if he wanted to end his career in Major League Soccer. The Champions League is arriving and there are lots of tough matches to play. "Two, three, four or five, I can not say at the moment". "He is working hard to be fit", Mourinho said .