Sunday May 28-th, 2017

Maria Sharapova loses watch sponsor after failed drug test Maria Sharapova loses watch sponsor after failed drug test

The drug at the center of Maria Sharapova's doping case, regularly given to Soviet troops in the 1980s to boost their stamina while fighting in Afghanistan, is normally prescribed for medical use for periods of four to six weeks. A member of the Inte...

National Football League free agency rumors: Could Eagles try to sign Kelechi Osemele? National Football League free agency rumors: Could Eagles try to sign Kelechi Osemele?

Rand Getlin of NFL Network first reported the two sides "have an agreement in principle" and that Osemele will join the Raiders when free agency officially starts Wednesday. Osemele's value skyrocketed after he replaced Eugene Monroe at left tackle....

Peyton Manning retires from football after 18 seasons

I know it was tough for him, but I'm proud of the way he handled today. He changed the expectation for the position. Manning recalled that later in his rookie season, it was his misfortune to quarterback the Colts in their first National Football...

Maria Sharapova banned provisionally from tennis for failing doping tests

But when Sharapova stepped out on a muted, dour stage with a prepared speech in hand, she dropped a bombshell very few saw coming. Sharapova first picked up a racquet at the age of four when she was living in Sochi, where her Belarus-born parents h...

New England Patriots pick up Rob Gronkowski's contract option New England Patriots pick up Rob Gronkowski's contract option

This deal was expected because of the mismatch that he causes for defenses. That became more evident Monday evening, by which time the Colts and pending free agent Dwayne Allen agreed to a four-year extension that reportedly will pay Allen up t...

Eagles Finalizing Deal To Send DeMarco Murray To The Tennessee Titans Eagles Finalizing Deal To Send DeMarco Murray To The Tennessee Titans

And Murray would have to agree to a revised contract. Five are gone, more will follow. Another bombshell from Howie Roseman and company as it was revealed by Adam Schefter that the Chip Kelly house-cleaning continued Monday evening as the Eagles ag...

What does Holly Holm's loss mean for Ronda Rousey? What does Holly Holm's loss mean for Ronda Rousey?

Holm, who was undefeated in UFC entering the fight, did everything she could but nearly passed out once the chokehold sank in. Holm worked her way over to the cage with Miesha Tate draped on her back like a lion on a gazelle that hadn't eaten in ...

UFC 196: Diaz flattens McGregor UFC 196: Diaz flattens McGregor

Frankie at least gets in there and competes I don't know. With a win, Conor McGregor would challenge Robbie Lawler for the welterweight title, likely at UFC 200, and Holly Holm would await Ronda Rousey's return.

Penn State Wrestling Wins Big Ten Title Penn State Wrestling Wins Big Ten Title

In the 125-pound final, No. 1-seeded Tomasello took down third-seeded Nico Megaludis of Penn State in the sudden-victory period and won 3-1. Regardless, Alexander has guaranteed himself a spot in the NCAA Championships, as he moves on to wrestle No.

Plane carrying NASCAR team makes emergency landing Plane carrying NASCAR team makes emergency landing

HMS officials said the original plane was still be evaluated and the problem had not yet been identified. A spokesperson for Hendrick Motorsports told WMC that the plane landed after someone noticed smoke in the cabin. The malfunctioning plane ...

This is how Ronda Rousey responded to Holly Holm's UFC 196 loss This is how Ronda Rousey responded to Holly Holm's UFC 196 loss

Tate used a choke hold in the fifth round at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday to render Holm unconscious and capture the title, said the MMAfighting.com website . UFC President Dana White said Rousey will now get a shot at Tate an...

Holly Holm loses UFC 196 bout to Miesha Tate Holly Holm loses UFC 196 bout to Miesha Tate

When the Las Vegas-based promotion announced that longtime "Rowdy" rival Miesha Tate would challenge Holm for the throne, a surprising amount of pundits scoffed. "She's a very calculated fighter". My whole MMA career has been on this fast course, w...

Holly Holm believes getting 'complacent' against Miesha Tate cost her the fight Holly Holm believes getting 'complacent' against Miesha Tate cost her the fight

UFC president and acting Rousey agent Dana White again shoved Holly Holm aside following Miesha Tate's upset victory to win the title at UFC 196 in Las Vegas . The main event was the greatest moment in the career of Diaz, a pugnacious veteran fro...

Kansas City Chiefs void contract of linebacker Tamba Hali Kansas City Chiefs void contract of linebacker Tamba Hali

The Kansas City Star first reported that Hali's contract was voided. But the contract also stipulated the Chiefs had until Friday to sign Hali to an extension, otherwise he would become a free agent. They will be charged $4 million against the salar...

Jamie Carragher blasts Liverpool's "stupid" penalty takers for League Cup loss

Pellegrini had fielded a weakened side against Chelsea in the FA Cup, mindful of a midweek trip to Dynamo Kiev in the last 16 of the Champions League as well as Sunday's final.

UFC 196 results: Nate Diaz shocks Conor McGregor with second-round choke

For now, until the  UFC  decides who will be her first title defense, Tate said she feels like drinking Budweiser and eating cupcakes. While it was apparent once  McGregor  went to the ground Saturday that he would not get up, I'm not sure it's ind...

Leicester City stumble in Premier League race Leicester City stumble in Premier League race

He  said:  "We have to make sure we finish strong to actually achieve something rather than say, "We had a good three-quarters of the season and it fizzled out". "One point is nothing, we have to win today". Leicester's  title challenge has been d...

UFC 196: Did Conor McGregor Win?

Those shots rocked McGregor and forced him to shoot for a takedown to try and buy some recovery time. "I'm humble in victory or defeat". "I think I needed to be a little more select, a little more efficient with my energy", McGregor told  ESPN .

Hiddink sets new EPL record as Chelsea draw vs Stoke

We created a lot of chances in the first half without managing to get a goal but in the second we kept trying, kept trying and in the end it was a good point for us. "You can be a bit deflated, but in fairness it was the complete opposite reaction". ...

Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz UFC 196 Fight Video Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz UFC 196 Fight Video

Diaz, who stepped in as a replacement to the injured Rafael dos Anjos on 11 day’s notice, shocked the world by  forcing McGregor to wave the white flag  at 4:12 of the second round with a rear-naked choke. During the second round, McGregor teed off o...

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