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Georgia matches well vs. Oklahoma; Alabama gives SEC two in playoffs

Georgia matches well vs. Oklahoma; Alabama gives SEC two in playoffs

Georgia will face the No. 2 Oklahoma Sooners in the Rose Bowl Game. The Sooners are back in the playoff for the first time since the 2015 season. New Year's Day in a matchup of 12-1 teams. A more convincing win than 27-21 might have led committee members to overlook the fact the Buckeyes were a two-loss team and lost by 31 points to Iowa (55-24) last month.


Milan upset by point-less Benevento in nightmare Gattuso debut

Milan upset by point-less Benevento in nightmare Gattuso debut

Benevento had lost all 14 of their opening league games and scored only six goals before the visit of the Rossoneri , and they looked to be heading for another defeat thanks to goals from Giacomo Bonaventura and Nikola Kalinic either side of a George Puscas strike.


Pontiac Silverdome demolition goes awry

Pontiac Silverdome demolition goes awry

In March, a judge approved a deal between the city of Pontiac and the owner of the Pontiac Silverdome to get rid of the stadium. Officials with Adamo, the demolition company, said it did weaken the Silverdome, and it could still fall, but the timetable is uncertain.


Sadam Ali spoils Miguel Cotto's farewell party at MSG with unanimous decision

Sadam Ali spoils Miguel Cotto's farewell party at MSG with unanimous decision

Post-fight punch statistics said Cotto landed more overall shots - 163-139 - over 12 rounds, but Ali had a 122-108 edge in power shots, including a 42-22 margin in that category over the final three rounds. One thing was certain for the paying customers: Cotto would deliver a good show. Cotto continued to back Ali up in the seventh round; Cotto was so satisfied with his work that he told trainer Freddie Roach in the corner that it was his best round of the fight to that point, but his biceps ...


Alistair Overeem Issues Statement After Francis Ngannou's Uppercut From Hell

Alistair Overeem Issues Statement After Francis Ngannou's Uppercut From Hell

After the conclusion to the fight and once he was in a stable condition following the frightening knockout, Overeem took to Twitter to release a short statement about himself, the fight, and his opponent. That was an absolutely brutal finish of a unsafe foe, a punch that will surely be on Ngannou's highlight reel until the end of his career. " No damage and all healthy thankfully ".


Manchester City vs West Ham United

Manchester City vs West Ham United

City were still shell-shocked a week later when they turned up at Leicester in some disarray and were taught lessons in a 4-2 defeat that Guardiola remembers vividly to this day. "Maybe at the end people will say they are a great team but until that's done then you can't really say so". "Come on, we can do it, don't give up".