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Max Holloway abruptly withdraws from UFC 226 title fight with 'concussion-like symptoms'

Wed, July 04, 2018

Featherweight champ Max Holloway's team said in a statement he began showing "concussion-like symptoms" late last week before starting his weight cut.

      
 
 

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The chances a long-suffering nation wins the World Cup is greater than normal

Wed, July 04, 2018

Only eight different nations have won the World cup in 88 years. But a long-suffering nation could find its way into winners' circle this time.

      
 
 

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The best running backs in college football for 2018

Wed, July 04, 2018

The list of the best running backs in college football starts with Stanford's Bryce Love. But there are many other big names, including Jonathan Taylor and David Montgomery.

      
 
 

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Rajon Rondo joining LeBron James in Los Angeles, but what does it mean for Lonzo Ball?

Tue, July 03, 2018

What does the addition of Rajon Rondo mean for Lonzo Ball's Lakers future?

      
 
 

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Graeme McDowell withdraws from Open qualifier after Air France loses his golf clubs

Tue, July 03, 2018

Graeme McDowell, the 2010 U.S. Open winner, said on Twitter that he was forced to withdraw from an Open qualifier after Air France misplaced his golf clubs.

      
 
 

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As Seahawks' Legion of Boom disbands, is it time to anoint it NFL's greatest secondary?

Tue, July 03, 2018

Kam Chancellor's decision to walk away from football, coming after Richard Sherman's release, marks the end of the Seattle Seahawks' Legion of Boom secondary. Was it the NFL's greatest?

      
 
 

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Former Ole Miss football coach Billy Kinard dies at 84

Mon, July 02, 2018

Kinard had 21 victories from 1971-73.

     
 
 

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DeMarcus Cousins agrees to sign with Golden State Warriors on one-year, $5.3 million deal

Mon, July 02, 2018

With DeMarcus Cousins headed to the Bay, the defending champion Golden State Warriors now have five All-Stars on the roster.

      
 
 

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For all his talent, Neymar is an embarrassment to soccer

Mon, July 02, 2018

The Brazilian superstar became instant internet fodder for his conduct during Monday's win against Mexico.

      
 
 

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Belgium's furious rally leaves upset-minded Japan heartbroken at World Cup

Mon, July 02, 2018

Belgium’s Nacer Chadli scores with seconds of stoppage time left to complete a thrilling World Cup comeback after Japan had opened up a two-goal lead.

      
 
 

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