Saturday's card still features the women's strawweight title fight, an eagerly anticipated rematch between champion Rose Namajunas and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. UFC president Dana White announced Friday that Holloway has been declared medically unfit to fight and has been pulled from this Saturday's UFC 223 main event bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Coach Bob Huggins says the draft process will enable Ahmad to gain valuable feedback while leaving his options open to return to the Mountaineers. "I am thankful for my experience at BC and this opportunity and I look forward for what is to come".
Spieth took only 10 putts on the back nine Thursday at Augusta National, including five straight birdies . The three-time major victor signed off with a bogey at the last for a six-under 66 to leave him alone in top spot. "It's easy to overdo it out there", said the former Open champion, who had been a cumulative 59 over par in his previous 12 Masters starts. The 47-year-old, five-time major victor made the cut once in the last five Masters, but this is the year he finally gets back ...
McGregor is now in a NY jail cell, facing arrest charges with his UFC career nearly certainly in ruins. In the hours following the incident, Nurmagomedov continued to goad McGregor. Renowned MMA journalist Ariel Helwani has tweeted that Al Iaquinta has offered to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov and his "team is actively pushing for the fight right now".
While Ernesto Valverde's men will sleep a little easier after seeing Luis Suarez strike to restore a three-goal advantage ahead of the return encounter, Rakitic is not writing Roma off. Nevertheless, the moment to notice arrived when Samuel Umtiti started celebrating his side's second goal, disregarding the fact that it was considered an own goal from Roma centre-back Manolas.
He then dropped to a knee and popped the joint back into place. But he has been given the all-clear to play, having used StaminaPro recovery patches to aid his rehabilitation. Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player officially got the tournament started Thursday morning with the ceremonial tee shot. But it's not favorable for his outlook in his first Masters appearance.
This morning, Finau was cleared to play. After starting his day with a bogey on the hard opening hole, he settled in with four birdies on his next eight holes to get to 3 under for the tournament. It looked like he rolled the ankle and then popped it into place. Unable to believe his luck, Finau took off down the fairway in celebration, waving his arms and beaming in disbelief.
Now at Liverpool, he was on from the start in his first quarter-final game and was very impressive. The pair of own goals by Daniele De Rossi and Kostas Manolas plus some sloppy defending that allowed Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez to also score left Roma on the verge of elimination.
Here's all you need to know about the IPL 2018 opening ceremony. In Kohli and AB de Villiers' presence, batting was never an issue for RCB and this time the last season's wooden spooners seem to have enough firepower in the bowling department.
Juan Mata is a player that had captivated the hearts of the Old Trafford faithful ever since his arrival in 2014 and has continued to play valuable football at Man United. Willian has previously expressed his gratitude to Mourinho for his time at Chelsea . United were in talks with the player's representatives but Willian made a decision to stay put after Chelsea booked their return to the Champions League in style by winning the title.
The one-time Pro Bowler fills a need on the roster in Baltimore after Ryan Mallett was allowed to walk in free agency. Griffin then returned in Week 14 against the Cincinnati Bengals to complete 12-of-28 passes for 104 yards, along with a rushing touchdown.
Their 47-30 record now has them in fourth place in the east and facing a first round matchup against the Pacers, a side they would no doubt be confident of beating. Detroit led by five after the opening quarter and extended their lead to 14 at the half: the lead never shrank below six the rest of the way. Their offense has taken off too, with their offensive rating sitting at 112.2 in the past 11 games, giving them an overall net rating of 16.1 during the win streak.
In this September 13, 2014 file phtoto, OFI's coach Gennaro Gattuso of Italy gives instructions to his players during a Greek Soccer League match at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium against Olympiacos in the port of Piraeus, near Athens. AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso's contract has been extended until the end of season 2020-21. This way, AC Milan give continuity and confidence to the project, assuring the serenity of the Rossoneri players and the happiness of our fans.
The National Guard is a reserve force of the U.S. Army. These are not people that are trained to be border patrol agents, they're not law enforcement agents. The troops that Bush sent improved lighting at border crossings, extended existing fencing along the worldwide boundary, built roads, monitored remote cameras, operated communications equipment and sat in mobile observation towers watching for people sneaking into the U.S.
Gold Coast organisers apologised on Thursday after the public transport network failed its first major test of the Commonwealth Games , causing long delays for ticket-holders travelling to and from the opening ceremony. "This is the stuff of dreams and to have that in reality is something I'd never take for granted again". Horton recorded a time of 3:43.76, with McLoughlin following in 3:45.21.
Brandin Cooks said at his introductory press conference today that he's excited about the direction the Rams are going in. "And I think being able to play in two systems that I have a lot of respect for with New Orleans and New England, you can really evaluate a variety of routes".
A protest by tens of thousands near the Gaza border last Friday led to clashes in which Israeli forces killed 18 Palestinians. "The impact is felt on every level - the assassinations in Gaza, the internal Palestinian reconciliation and the fight against Israel - everywhere".
Not willing to surrender his chance of playing in the year's first major Finau hobbled his way to the top of the leaderboard ahead of a glittering lineup of major winners. "People have been awesome this entire comeback", Woods said. "I felt like I hit a lot of good shots and unfortunately the ball just didn't want to stop".
During that altercation, Nurmagomedov told the Russian-born Irishman Lobov to " never mention his name again " while holding his hand on the side of Lobov's neck, referring to the latter's interview with Russian media last summer, in which he called the Dagestan native (Nurmagomedov) "a p****".
Earlier, England's Aimee Wilmott denied Hannah Miley a historic third consecutive 400m individual medley gold with a thrilling victory in the night's first final. Australia's other medals came with bronze in the men's team sprint to Pat Constable, Matt Glaetzer and Nathan Hart, bronze to Thomas Clarke and Bradley Henderson in the 1km tandem time trial, and silver to Jess Gallagher and Maddison Janssen in the women's tandem sprint.
Now, the driver of the charter bus is facing charges, said state police. Plowman said he felt poorly behind other wounded passengers in addition to for Experts ticketholders because it was shut down after the wreck stuck on Interstate 20.
Bristow was at the Premier League Darts event at Liverpool's Echo Arena when he suffered a heart attack. Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) chairman Barry Hearn, added: 'Sad news. PDC chief executive Matthew Porter posted on social media that he had been with Bristow at the event earlier. Taylor went on to defeat Bristow in the 1990 World Championship final, while a 6-0 defeat to Dennis Priestley the following year proved to be his last appearance in a televised final.
It's been five years since United have been able to celebrate winning the league, so to watch City enjoying it first hand would be pretty horrific. So the question is about how Mourinho and Pogba can work and live harmoniously until, most likely, the Portuguese boss moves on to pastures new.
Pacers: Have five wins this season against last year's National Basketball Association finalists - two over the defending champs and three over runner-up Cleveland. Steve Kerr was not pleased with the effort of his Warriors team against the Indian Pacers . "I know that this game doesn't mean anything in the seedings".
A second-round pick in 2014, the 6-foot-3 receiver was productive during his first three National Football League seasons before a knee injury set him back previous year. Matthews will likely take on a larger role with the Patriots than he would've in Tennessee. With Matthews in the fold, he joins Julian Edelman , Chris Hogan, Malcolm Mitchell, Phillip Dorsett, Kenny Britt, Cordarelle Patterson, Riley McCarron and Cody Hollister on the depth chart.