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Frankie Edgar: "The Answer" to a title shot

Of course, McGregor had claimed just recently that he actually offered to step in on short notice to face Edgar at UFC 222 but the promotion told him there wasn't enough time to market the event for his return to action this quickly. Brian Ortega is a black belt under the tutelage of Rorion and Rener Gracie. Ortega also has the ability to set and keep a fast pace, all the while being unsafe and looking to finish his fights in any fashion.


WVU earns No. 3 seed in Big 12 Tournament

WVU earns No. 3 seed in Big 12 Tournament

Solomon finished with 16 points and 7 boards. A sold out GIA to send their cowboy seniors off in style. The Cowboys led 46-30 at the half, almost a replica of the 46-33 lead OSU held when it won in Lawrence, Kansas, on February 3. "We just wanted to come out and get back to the way we've been playing earlier in the Big 12 schedule", Wade said, adding, "We just came out with a ton of energy, firing on offense and defense, so it was an all-around good game for us".


Deontay Wilder thrills with knockout of Luis Ortiz to retain heavyweight title

Deontay Wilder thrills with knockout of Luis Ortiz to retain heavyweight title

Wilder, a 2008 Olympic bronze medalist, weighed-in at a lean 214.75 pounds Friday, while Ortiz, a former amateur champion, looked relatively soft in comparison at 241.25 pounds for his first major world title challenge. Wilder ran his record to 40-0 with 39 knockouts, but it wasn't easy. Ortiz, 38, is 28-1. The eighth saw Wilder move his way through the eight, limiting Ortiz to his successes who looked worn out following a huge round seven.


NASCAR goes west to Las Vegas

NASCAR goes west to Las Vegas

That's really all you can ask for. "The No. 4 team has some good momentum going into Las Vegas , and I think we'll surprise a few people this weekend". 12 Ford. Kevin Harvick, last weekend's victor at Atlanta, and Alex Bowman rounded out the top five in preparation for the third Monster Energy Series race of the season.


Winx creates history with win at Randwick

Winx creates history with win at Randwick

Showing no signs of the erratic barrier behaviour which marked her spring campaign, Winx was all business yesterday as she claimed group one win No16, one more than Black Caviar. But trainer Chris Waller is keeping the status quo and maintaining Winx's race program hasn't been determined beyond the George Ryder. "She is a great horse and her attitude is fantastic.


Son's 2 in Spurs victory

Son's 2 in Spurs victory

The defeat leaves Huddersfield three points above the bottom three on an afternoon when they lost both Collin Quaner and Alex Pritchard to injury. Pochettino said Spurs will approach the Juventus game as they did the first leg in Turin.