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UFC Signs Kickboxing superstar Gokhan Saki

UFC Signs Kickboxing superstar Gokhan Saki

Since that time, Saki has remained focused on his kickboxing career but now it appears he's ready to pursue mixed martial arts full time as part of the UFC roster. His lone outing in the sport occurred at a regional show in Liverpool nearly 13 years ago and ended in a TKO defeat to British veteran James "The Messenger" Zikic (12-4-2 at the time, 21-10-2 following his last fight in April of 2015).



Jesus Navas and Gael Clichy leave Manchester City

For a second straight summer, Manchester City is undergoing major changes to its roster, and the latest exodus was ramped up on Thursday. Manchester City have announced that defender Bacary Sagna is leaving the club when his deal expires next month.


Mourinho relishes United's 'victory of pragmatism over poetry'

Mourinho relishes United's 'victory of pragmatism over poetry'

A minute of silence was observed and then applause before the game to honour the victims of Monday's deadly attack at a pop concert in Manchester in which 22 people died . That is according to Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho , who praised the forward for his contribution off the pitch. The success on Wednesday represented the 54-year-old's fourth major European trophy, while in his 14 major club finals as a manager, he's enjoyed victory in 12.


Blue Jays suspend player for using homophobic slur

Blue Jays suspend player for using homophobic slur

The Blue Jays released a statement Thursday on the Pillar incident. The MLB suspended him without pay from the Blue Jays game against the Braves on Thursday and against the Baltimore Orioles on Friday. "This is not who I am and will use this as an opportunity to better myself". Atkins flew to Atlanta to address the issue before the finale of the interleague series.


Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead

Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead

Thank you, Courtney for being one of my biggest fans. TMZ Sports first reported Kennedy's death in Orlando , Florida , where his family was traveling. He won the NFL Defensive Player of the Year award in 1992. In 2012, Kennedy finally earned a well-deserved bust in Canton, joining the Pro Football Hall of Fame .


Totti confirms end of Roma career, set for new challenge

Totti confirms end of Roma career, set for new challenge

The 40-year-old legend, who made his first team debut back in 1992, has confirmed that he will play his final game for the club in this weekend's Serie A meeting with Genoa at the Olympic Stadium. It's so deep I can't imagine not fuelling it any longer. Totti was part of the 2001 Scudetto-winning Roma side, which would prove to be his only domestic title with the club, but on the global stage, he lifted the World Cup with Italy in 2006.