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Cotto is aiming to fight the victor of the Alvarez-Golovkin bout before the end of 2017. But fighting Alvarez would be a great danger for Mayweather now than in 2013, if Canelo wins against Golovkin . Many believe that Erislandy Lara, the Cuban he faced 10 months later, should have been given the win against him, too, instead of losing on a split decision.
  • Froome extends Vuelta lead, Lopez climbs to second win

    Froome extends Vuelta lead, Lopez climbs to second win

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    Froome, once again helped to a strong finish by Team Sky team-mates Wout Poels and Mikel Nieve, finished fifth, with Nibali seventh. I had to win. Marczynski clinched his second stage win of this edition. "We have seen everything at this Vuelta. crashes, attacks". Wilco Kelderman (NED/SUN) 0:31, 7. Sunday is another gruelling mountain stage with a 129.4km ride from Alcalá la Real to Alto Hoya de la Mora, Sierra Nevada.
  • Mahrez becomes late transfer target for Mourinho

    Mahrez becomes late transfer target for Mourinho

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    Victor Lindelof says he is happy with his start to life at Manchester United , despite failing to play a minute during the first three games of the Premier League season. The season opener saw Manchester United defeat West Ham 4-0 easily. Slaven Bilic is in a lot of trouble, after a tough 2016-17 season. It will be an interesting week, with the transfer window closing Thursday at 6 p.m.
  • Florida suspends 2 more for MI game, including leading rusher

    Florida suspends 2 more for MI game, including leading rusher

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    Star receiver Antonio Callaway headlined the group of players previously involved in the incident. The football players in Gainesville can't seem to stay out of trouble. ESPN.com's Edward Aschoff reported the suspensions were due to players "making improper charges on their student IDs at the school bookstore and then selling those items for cash".
  • Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal dominate US Open betting

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    At least Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal still will be in the field when play begins Monday, although even that didn't quite work out for the U.S. Tennis Association and its TV partners. The US Open has been an extremely happy hunting ground for the Swiss in the past, having taken the title five year in a row in the mid-2000's. The US Tennis Open is the last tennis major of the year and, at least on the men's side, it appears to be a real war of attrition with a number of highly ranked ...
  • Premier League Preview: Manchester United vs. Leicester City

    Premier League Preview: Manchester United vs. Leicester City

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    In the later half, United increased their frequency of attacks and Rashford, three minutes after coming on, found the back of the net when he converted Henrikh Mkhitaryan's corner. Schmeichel senior enjoyed a decorated career with Manchester United , but the 129-time Denmark global was unable to keep out any of the three Premier League spot-kicks he faced at Old Trafford .
  • Major League Baseball hands down hefty punishments for Tigers-Yankees brawl

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    The bench-clearing fistfight began when Tigers star Miguel Cabrera clashed with Yankees catcher Austin Romine , first shoving him and then aiming punches. Betances' pitch obviously was more unsafe, but common sense told you he wasn't throwing at McCann. And it's not like Betances hasn't had major command issues this season, going through spells when he can't throw strikes.
  • McGregor: Countdown to the fight Saturday night in Las Vegas

    McGregor: Countdown to the fight Saturday night in Las Vegas

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    For Mayweather it will be the culmination of a life's work, a chance to surpass former heavyweight great Rocky Marciano, who retired with a ideal 49-0 career record. He also walked down Shane Mosley. Mosley is a future Hall of Famer. Mayweather , though, has seemed anything but fearful in the lead-up to this mega-fight.
  • Odell Beckham Jr. will possibly miss the Giants season opener

    Odell Beckham Jr. will possibly miss the Giants season opener

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    Giants coach Ben McAdoo said Beckham is day-to-day , but refused to say if Beckham sustained a high ankle sprain , which would likely require a longer recovery period. "On offense, we definitely need to the work". You don't want to put your mind out. The Giants also had Tavarres King and Dwayne Harris on the injury report, but both of them were running on the side.
  • Wenger and Arsenal confident over contract rebels

    Wenger and Arsenal confident over contract rebels

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    The England worldwide has one year left on his contract, but Wenger believes the time, confidence and money that the club have invested in him will be enough to keep him at the Emirates. The Italian coach sees Oxlade-Chamberlain's versatility as meaning he would be capable of playing in the wing-back position. He is one of the players we want to build around in the future.