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Floyd Mayweather set to earn $100m in fight with Conor McGregor

It will take place at 154 pounds. The relentless reaction Leonard Ellerbe has received from fans since the Mayweather-McGregor drama began late a year ago made the Mayweather Promotions CEO realize just how huge the event could become. "He is absolutely, 100% positive that he wins this fight". Adding to McGregor's challenge the fighters will be using 10-ounce boxing gloves instead of the smaller UFC gloves and he will not be allowed to use the leg kicks or takedowns that are used in mixed ...



Kite looks back on windy final round at Pebble

World number nine Rickie Fowler , runner-up in the US Open in 2014, is two off the lead on 10 under. It took a hard turn to the right and rolled in. In the first 116 stagings of the US Open, only six players had reached 10 under par at any point.


Murray finds his magic in win over Del Potro

Murray finds his magic in win over Del Potro

Over on Court Suzanne Lenglen, 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka takes on Italian Fabio Fognini , who is seeded 28th. Andy Murray celebrates victory after his men's singles third round match against Juan Martin Del Potro during day seven of the French Open at Roland Garros.


Lyon Close On Bertrand Giving Arsenal Lacazette Hope

Lyon Close On Bertrand Giving Arsenal Lacazette Hope

Lacazette enhanced his reputation as one of the most prolific strikers in European football after scoring 37 goals in all competitions to help Lyon finish fourth in the Ligue 1 table last season. So Manchester United , Liverpool , Borussia Dortmund and now Chelsea have been thrown back into the fray as supposed candidates for Lacazette's signature, which will not come cheap.



India opt to bowl in Champions Trophy final

For once, they behaved like gentleman, a requisite the game demands. That would have deflated any other team , but not Pakistan . The aggression ever present while on the field was distinctly absent. It is perhaps fitting. Who could have imagined this outcome after India crushed Pakistan at Edgbaston in the group phase? Fans who want to watch the India vs.


Have prepared game plan based on team's strength: Mickey Arthur

Have prepared game plan based on team's strength: Mickey Arthur

The Champions Trophy was always intended as an interim competition, something to hold the interest of cricket lovers while they impatiently awaited the next World Cup. As the Indian Express noted, this matchup has eluded cricket fans for more than 40 years, starting with the first World Cup in 1975, though it nearly came to be a number of times before.