UFC issues statement on ‘viral illness’ that forced Ray Borg out of UFC 215; refunds available

UFC issues statement on ‘viral illness’ that forced Ray Borg out of UFC 215; refunds available

  The UFC has officially ruled Ray Borg out of Saturday’s UFC 215 main event vs. Demetrious Johnson, citing a “viral illness” as the reason for the cancellation of the scheduled flyweight championship fight. News broke late Thursday that the planned headliner for...
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US Open: Juan Martin Del Potro Stops Roger Federer, Enters Semi-Finals

US Open: Juan Martin Del Potro Stops Roger Federer, Enters Semi-Finals

Juan Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again on Wednesday, stunning five-time champion Roger Federer Juan Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again on Wednesday, stunning five-time champion Roger Federer and shatteri...
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Lions, Matthew Stafford agree to $135M extension

Lions, Matthew Stafford agree to $135M extension

The Lions were never very concerned about their ability to keep franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford, comfortably stating their confidence in getting a deal done over the summer while admitting it might take the combination to the bank vault to do it. On...
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World Championships: PV Sindhu goes down fighting in thrilling world final

World Championships: PV Sindhu goes down fighting in thrilling world final

HYDERABAD: It was so near, yet so far for PV Sindhu. The lanky shuttler gave it her all, but still had to settle for silver in the World Championships. In the one-hour 50 minute slugfest, the longest match of the tournament...
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Faced with thorny ethics of buying a Floyd Mayweather fight, some fans try to ‘balance the scales’

Faced with thorny ethics of buying a Floyd Mayweather fight, some fans try to ‘balance the scales’

On Saturday night in Las Vegas a serial abuser of women Mayweather will put on a pair of boxing gloves, step through the ropes and earn an incredible sum of money for acts of violence very similar to those that,buying...
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Best of MLB: Manny Machado caps monster night with walk-off grand slam for Orioles

Best of MLB: Manny Machado caps monster night with walk-off grand slam for Orioles

BALTIMORE — Manny Machado capped a three-homer night with a grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied past the Los Angeles Angels 9-7 on Friday night in a game that featured 10 home...
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Dodgers move 50 games above .500 for the first time since 1953

Dodgers move 50 games above .500 for the first time since 1953

That was quite a team the Dodgers assembled in 1953. They had Hall of Famers everywhere — at catcher (Roy Campanella), shortstop (Pee Wee Reese), left field (Jackie Robinson), center field (Duke Snider) and in the broadcast booth (Vin Scully and Red...
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NFL Preseason Week 1 Roundup: Chargers Lose Yet Another Starter to Injury

NFL Preseason Week 1 Roundup: Chargers Lose Yet Another Starter to Injury

The first full week of the 2017 preseason is history. There were a pair of games Sunday that put a bow on Week 1 of the exhibition schedule. In Indianapolis, the Detroit Lions downed a listless, Luck-less Colts team, 24-10,...
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Tour Confidential: How PGA champion Justin Thomas claimed ‘major’ fame

Tour Confidential: How PGA champion Justin Thomas claimed ‘major’ fame

Justin Thomas broke out of a crowded pack on the back nine Sunday at Quail Hollow to win the 99th PGA Championship. What impressed you most about how he locked down his first major title? Sean Zak, associate editor, GOLF.com (@Sean_Zak): It may...
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Wenger relieved Giroud stayed, produced opening-day victory

Wenger relieved Giroud stayed, produced opening-day victory

Arsene Wenger is relieved Olivier Giroud didn’t take him up on the offer to leave Arsenal. Ever since France striker Alexandre Lacazette joined in July for a club-record 60 million euros ($68 million), the future of compatriot Giroud has been...
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