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Manny Pacquiao to fight Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur

Manny Pacquiao to fight Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur

Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum had branded the Dubai offer as a mirage and the Top Rank chief was right on the money when it turned out that the Arab group could not come up with an advance payment. That was a knock on Horn, whom Pacquiao has accused of being a dirty fighter after he was cut by repeated head butts in their fight. Pacquiao, victor of 59 bouts against seven losses and two draws, lost his World Boxing Organisation welterweight title to Australia's Jeff Horn a year ago in a huge ...


Would rather die than fix a game, says Shami

Would rather die than fix a game, says Shami

The IPC sections include 307 (attempt to murder), 498A (domestic violence), 506 (criminal intimidation), 328 (causing hurt by means of poison), 34 (acts by several persons in furtherance of common intention) and 376 (rape). I think Hasin has lost her mental stability. "We would like to reiterate this decision has nothing to do with Shami's merit as a player, but it is a safeguard in the prevailing circumstances".


Lyon throws ball on AB de Villiers chest after his run out

Lyon throws ball on AB de Villiers chest after his run out

Such was the delight among the Australian players, Lyon released the ball onto the batsman as he lay on the ground. The International Cricket Council ruled that Lyon's reaction amounted to a breach of level one of its code of conduct as behaviour that was "contrary to the spirit of the game".


Allardyce bizarrely takes aim at Newcastle and West Ham with Everton comment

Allardyce bizarrely takes aim at Newcastle and West Ham with Everton comment

Pickford completed a £30m switch from Sunderland last summer and has made 37 appearances in an impressive debut season at Goodison. When quizzed about how big of a game this is, for both sides, Allardyce said: "It's massively important, I think we're all aware of the disappointment away from home but we have to look at the home results and say that that's where, at the moment, our bread and butter lies - that's where we've been good".


Jaylen Brown able to walk off court after bad fall

Jaylen Brown able to walk off court after bad fall

The Celtics capped off a three-game road trip with a 2-1 record, making them 5-1 in their past six road games. - Al Horford and Kyrie Irving delivered in the clutch for Boston, combining for 17 fourth-quarter points. But Andrew Wiggins went 1 for 8 from 3-point range and 6 for 21 from the floor for a too-quiet 13 points. Brown, finishing a dunk, fell awkwardly as he lost his grip on the rim after being fouled, the Star Tribune reported.


Tiger up to task at Innisbrook

Tiger up to task at Innisbrook

Conners, who only made the field after another qualifier withdrew, leads the tournament after shooting a 4-under 67. On Woods, Mickelson added: "We've gotten pretty close over the last couple of years, with the team events and his great leadership that he's had as a vice-captain at the Ryder Cup, Presidents Cup".