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Sport Canelo Alvarez Tests Positive for Banned Substance Ahead Of GGG Fight
Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez Tests Positive for Banned Substance Ahead Of GGG Fight

Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs), the WBC champion, fought to a disputed draw last September against Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs), holder of the WBA and IBF titles, in a fight most observers felt the 35-year-old GGG had won. "We're very confident that everything is going to be fine". "We have received the adverse analytical finding from VADA regarding Mr. Alvarez", Bennett told MMA Fighting.

Author: 0 Big 12 hoping to land 8 NCAA tournament seeds

Baylor, Texas, Oklahoma State and Oklahoma each have 18 victories and tied for sixth in the Big 12 with 8-10 records. The semifinals will be held Friday beginning at 6 p.m., and the championship game will be Saturday at 5 p.m. But is the Cowgirls' resume good enough to be included when the tournament field is officially revealed on March 12? Kansas' Devonte' Graham was named Big 12 Player of the Year, marking the second-consecutive season a Jayhawk won the award and the 9th overall.

Sport Mohamed Salah wins PFA Player of the Month
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah wins PFA Player of the Month

The Liverpool manager warned against complacency before tonight's Champions League second leg with Porto , who arrive at Anfield trailing 5-0 having been dismantled at home. "We respect Porto too much and we respect the competition too much to think about real rotation", the German said. "We had the game on Saturday (against Newcastle) and it was an intense game so we had a few knocks".

Sport NFL's Saquon Barkley craze peaks: 'Punch myself in the nuts'
Author: 0 NFL's Saquon Barkley craze peaks: 'Punch myself in the nuts'

There is no better illustration of the NFL's recent devaluation of running backs than this: After five were drafted No. 1 overall during a 10-year period from 1977-86, only one has been taken with the top pick ever since. But the Giants and Colts badly need difference makers on offense and are thin in the backfield. Typically, teams don't act this way. The highest number was 37, showing just how terrible that performance was.

Sport Matic stunner caps United comeback as Eagles downed
Author: 0 Matic stunner caps United comeback as Eagles downed

In a game that needs no introduction, Mourinho's side host third-placed Liverpool at Old Trafford on Saturday (10 March), with kick-off at 12:30 GMT. And although The Eagles continued to have their fair share of attacks, United looked more unsafe and had most of the ball. Palace's fate this season will be decided by their last six games , in which they meet Bournemouth, Brighton , Watford, Leicester, Stoke and West Brom.

Sport Trump adviser sees no tariff exclusions as US allies protest
Author: 0 Trump adviser sees no tariff exclusions as US allies protest

Trump , though, ignores trade in services, in which the USA has a large surplus, and talks only about trade in goods, in which the US has a smaller deficit. "We have large trade deficits with Mexico and Canada", he tweeted Monday morning. "Our Steel and Aluminum industries (and many others) have been decimated by decades of unfair trade and bad policy with countries from around the world".

Sport Mayfield rejects Manziel comparisons with National Football League combine near
Author: 0 Mayfield rejects Manziel comparisons with National Football League combine near

Oh, and that one dissenter on Darnold going first? "It takes time. You have to build relationships". "I thought I did a good job at quarterback!" the 2016 Heisman Trophy victor said, practically laughing. "From a character standpoint, I know there's been a lot of issues in the public eye, from the crotch grabbing to what's happened in Arkansas", Oklahoma tackle Orlando Brown said.

Sport Quarterbacks shine at day two of the NFL Combine
Author: 0 Quarterbacks shine at day two of the NFL Combine

Adam Gase is one of the fiercest and most aggressive head coaches in the NFL . B/R: How do you shut out all of the chatter about "rivalries" between you and Josh Rosen or the other quarterbacks? It's pointing out flaws, seeing if they can look past them, seeing if they can work with it.

Sport Former ESPN Host Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
Author: 0 Former ESPN Host Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

In response to a story in the Boston Globe , ESPN said last year that Lawrence's claims were "entirely without merit" and her two-year contract was simply not renewed. Lawrence by bolstering his claim that he was just "mentoring' Lawrence, not trying to advance any sexual relationship with her", the suit claims. Lawrence claims Berman has been involved in multiple incidents involving mistreatment of women - but "remains a celebrated and welcome ESPN employee".

Sport Antonio Conte concedes Chelsea were powerless against unstoppable Manchester City
Author: 0 Antonio Conte concedes Chelsea were powerless against unstoppable Manchester City

Gundogan said: "It was a great game from our side - we were dominant and created, especially in the first half when we had very good chances". The effort of the players was an important effort. Chelsea could barely get out of their own half and a piercing Sane run into the area was eventually halted, though the ball ran on to Bernardo Silva , who curled a sweet left-footed effort onto the roof of the net in the 20th minute.

Sport Manchester City sweeps Chelsea on Silva score
Author: 0 Manchester City sweeps Chelsea on Silva score

It went a bit better only at the end: in the last 10-15 minutes we had more possession. He added: "With three or four games left before the season finished we were already champions". It took a miraculous save from defender Cesar Azpilicueta to keep the game tied. "That's not because Man City were that good, I just felt Chelsea today didn't really want to play".

Sport Agent Reveals Truth About Pogba's Relationship With Mourinho
Author: 0 Agent Reveals Truth About Pogba's Relationship With Mourinho

But although City are out of sight, United could still bring home silverware in the Champions League and FA Cup . "That's good - that means I live". Without a win in five matches after last weekend's loss to Tottenham, Palace are mired firmly in the fight to avoid relegation. So Pogba won't be leaving until he wins the title with United although he also says that 'you can never say never, ' although that probably to cover his back if the Red Devils don't win it in the next two years.

Sport Cardinals among 4 teams in contention for quarterback Kirk Cousins
Author: 0 Cardinals among 4 teams in contention for quarterback Kirk Cousins

Ever since the Washington Redskins acquired Alex Smith from the Kansas City Chiefs, the NFL-loving free world has speculated on where Kirk Cousins is going to land. It's way too early to say, but the general managers from the respective teams used their media platform at the National Football League scouting combine to let everyone know they're open for business.

Sport Thiel: Gamel's down, so Mariners talking to Ichiro
Author: 0 Thiel: Gamel's down, so Mariners talking to Ichiro

The 44-year-old has spent the last three seasons with the Miami Marlins . Ichiro was the American League MVP and Rookie of the Year in his first season with the Mariners. Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki pops out in the first inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Friday, June 29, 2012, in Seattle. In November, the Marlins made a decision to declined their $2 million option on Ichiro, making him a free agent.

Sport NFL Combine: Day 3 Winners and Losers
Author: 0 NFL Combine: Day 3 Winners and Losers

The LSU defensive back had said he wanted to break the NFL Combine's 40-yard dash record. The NFL combine record for the 40 is 4.22 seconds, set by Washington receiver John Ross previous year. But Chark's impressive run Saturday should help improve his stock for April's draft. Chark was also the only receiver to hit 40 inches on his vertical leap, and posted the fourth-best broad jump of the day by exploding for 129 inches.

Sport Christian Coleman sets championship record
Author: 0 Christian Coleman sets championship record

Home fans were able once again to show their appreciation of Laura Muir, who followed up her 3,000m bronze medal last night with a typically gutsy run to earn silver behind world record holder Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia in the 1500m. The U.S. women enjoyed a stellar night with Sandi Morris taking pride of place by ending Katerina Stefanidi's pole vault domination, handing the Greek bronze medallist her first defeat after 19 straight triumphs.

Sport Jimmy Graham Likely Done With Seahawks; Several Teams Interested
Author: 0 Jimmy Graham Likely Done With Seahawks; Several Teams Interested

The Saints interest in Graham makes flawless sense as they have not been able to fill his void since he was traded in 2015 for Max Unger and a first-round pick. Seattle thought the 6-7, 265-pound Graham would be the flawless solution to that problem and also had been increasingly anxious about the future of Unger, who played just six regular season games in 2014 due to injuries and had also missed three games the season before.

Sport National Basketball Association wrap: Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Bucks comeback over 76ers
Author: 0 National Basketball Association wrap: Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Bucks comeback over 76ers

Jabari Parker scored 13 points, Tyler Zeller and John Henson had 11 apiece and Khris Middleton scored 10. Milwaukee , which shot 49.5% from the field, moved within a half-game of sixth-place Philadelphia in the Eastern Conference race. Mavericks rookie Dennis Smith Jr. has enjoyed a phenomenal season, but he was wildly inaccurate in Sunday's 126-109 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans.

Sport Brighton manager Hughton hopeful Arsenal win generates big results
Author: 0 Brighton manager Hughton hopeful Arsenal win generates big results

Lewis Dunk put Brighton ahead after just seven minutes when Cech failed to punch away a corner, and the veteran goalkeeper was then easily beaten by Glen Murray's header. While he remained confident of producing a strong ending to the season, Wenger admitted his side's hopes of qualifying for the Champions League via the top four were now gone.

Sport Warner and De Kock in dressing room altercation
Author: 0 Warner and De Kock in dressing room altercation

Meanwhile, Australian off-spinner Lyon was charged with conduct contrary to the spirit of the game after he dropped the ball next to AB de Villiers after completing a runout of South Africa's star batsman, an incident captured on television.

Sport DRI initiates prosecution against Nirav Modi
Author: 0 DRI initiates prosecution against Nirav Modi

Apart from Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi , the restraining order has been passed against 64 other entities including their relatives and other companies including Gilli India , Gitanjali Gems, Firestar Diamond figure and Nakshatra Brands.

Sport Steelers expected to use franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell
Author: 0 Steelers expected to use franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell

Both sides had sounded optimistic at various times during the offseason that they could finally be able to get a deal done this time around. Teams have until March 6 at 4 p.m. Last year, Bell sat out training camp before he signed his franchise tender with the Steelers . Bell , 26, is one of the best offensive dual threats in the NFL .

Sport David Warner Indulges In Heated Altercation With Quinton de Kock
Author: 0 David Warner Indulges In Heated Altercation With Quinton de Kock

The Australians had earlier been criticised for their ebullient celebration of the dramatic run-out of Proteas' star batsman AB de Villiers . "We were certainly very chirpy on the field and as far as I'm aware‚ we didn't get personal towards Quinton but what he said got a little bit personal with David and it provoked an emotional response".

Sport United Not Awed by Manchester City, Insists Ashley Young
Author: 0 United Not Awed by Manchester City, Insists Ashley Young

Goalkeeper: David De Gea is certain to keep his place between the sticks as he's arguably United's most important player. Manchester City have identified the rising star of Portuguese football, Rafael Leao , as one of their summer targets according to recent reports , as they look to add another elite young player to their ranks after the successful signings of Leroy Sané and Gabriel Jesus.

Sport De Kock's personal attack provoked Warner, says Smith
Author: 0 De Kock's personal attack provoked Warner, says Smith

The Australian spinner later on apologised to the South African batsman, saying he meant no malice. "There were words said out on the field. Let the investigations begin and let the match officials decide", said Moosajee. Both that infraction and Warner's conduct raised the question of whether Australia would need to adjust their aggressive demeanour for the remaining three Tests.

Sport Jose Mourinho: Manchester United are better than the media say
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Manchester United are better than the media say

Former United midfielder Fortune has been impressed as anyone by the "noisy neighbours" this season, but believes the Red Devils are on track to kick on again in the next campaign. "Every opponent is going to work hard, fight for 90 minutes to try to get three points, and that's what makes the Premier League such a good league, the level of competition".

Sport McGregor to be Stripped of Title
Author: 0 McGregor to be Stripped of Title

Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will be fighting for more than a victory when they square off at UFC 223 on April 7 in Brooklyn, New York. "They've both worked their way up to number one and number two". "This is good news for the fans", White said. Wouldn't we all? In the meantime, Nurmagomedov's manager couldn't be happier with this contract. But, more recently, the brash fighter has been getting into it again with various fighters on Twitter, and at the ideal time.

Sport Liverpool 2 Newcastle United 0: Salah scores again to send Reds second
Author: 0 Liverpool 2 Newcastle United 0: Salah scores again to send Reds second

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain drove ahead to the box, finding the ball to Mohamed Salah and the Egyptian did not fail as he put the ball through the goalkeeper to give the home side the lead. But despite their thrilling brand of football, Benitez, who guided the club to a second-placed Premier League finish in 2009, insists the current generation need to land silverware if they are to be considered alongside their illustrious predecessors.

Sport Saturday Premier League wrap: Liverpool go second, Tottenham beat Huddersfield
Author: 0 Saturday Premier League wrap: Liverpool go second, Tottenham beat Huddersfield

South Korea midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng drove a 20-yarder past West Ham goalkeeper Adrian in the eighth minute for only his second goal of the season. Stoke picked up a point, but remain in the bottom three, following a goalless draw at Southampton , who drop to 17th. The result helped neither team much in the fight for survival, although the point did move Southampton out of the relegation zone.

Sport The potential outcomes for the Eagles and Vinny Curry
Author: 0 The potential outcomes for the Eagles and Vinny Curry

The cap hit under Curry's current deal would be $11 million in 2018 for the Eagles. Curry has spent his entire six-year career with the Eagles after being taken in the second round of the 2012 National Football League draft. Curry signed a five-year, $47 million contract that kept him under team control through 2020, per Spotrac . For now, all Curry and Philadelphia fans can do is wait to see how this situation plays out over the next day or so to see what his status will be for 2018.

Sport Lyon charged for de Villiers run-out incident
Author: 0 Lyon charged for de Villiers run-out incident

De Villiers was dismissed without scoring in the second innings on Sunday, the destructive batsman run out at the non-striker's end after quick work from David Warner and Lyon. "CA is aware of reports of an incident between players in Durban", a CA spokesperson said. "As an outside observer, I think you would find that a little bit off-putting at times, a little bit bad taste at times and the question may even come over all those eras as a general statement".

Sport Tristan Thompson Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury
Author: 0 Tristan Thompson Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury

You could chalk up their 4-4 record since the trade deadline to getting familiar with each other, and that could very well be the case. The Cavaliers' big man is one of the most durable players in the National Basketball Association. Thompson already missed about a month with a calf strain this season, a weird change for someone who had been one of the most durable players in the National Basketball Association.

Sport Marvin Compper hoping to play a part at Ibrox
Author: 0 Marvin Compper hoping to play a part at Ibrox

After the first-half ended goalless, the former Fulham player eventually broke the deadlock in the 62nd minute when he powered home a header from Tom Rogic's cross. The Northern Irishman said: "He has that hunger back to score". "No players could get out and we were told quite categorically not to travel, so we didn't do anything on Wednesday", the Morton boss told the club website.

Sport Oxlade-Chamberlain hits back at ´stupid´ Henry comments
Author: 0 Oxlade-Chamberlain hits back at ´stupid´ Henry comments

But Oxlade-Chamberlain, who produced a fine performance in Saturday's 2-0 Premier League win over Newcastle United, feels Henry should have known better . "Everyone says you have to be your own biggest fan and believe in yourself". In games where we've maybe scored seven goals and the front three have scored maybe two or a hat-trick [he's contributed to it].

Sport Donald Trump misled the public about freeing UCLA basketball players
Author: 0 Donald Trump misled the public about freeing UCLA basketball players

Remember when President Donald Trump complained that LaVar Ball and the Ball family should've thanked him for getting LiAngelo Ball out of jail? Arash Markazi of ESPN .com reported Friday that a team source noted the timeline makes it unclear whether Trump's discussion with the president of China , Xi Jinping, had an impact.