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Conor McGregor fined $150K for bottle-throwing fracas

UFC star Conor McGregor has been fined $150,000 by the Nevada Athletic Commission for a profanity-laced bottle-throwing fracas with rival Nate Diaz during a pre-fight news conference in August in Las Vegas, officials said.
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The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola’s successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
Crystal Palace will need a "big, big effort" to defeat Burnley in Saturday's Premier League clash as they aim to reach the 40-point mark and put an end to relegation concerns, manager Sam Allardyce ha
If Sunday's clash does indeed turn out to be the last north London derby at Tottenham Hotspur's historic White Hart Lane stadium, the stakes could hardly be higher for the protagonists
Getting an unexpected jolt of offense from one of their less-heralded players, the Oilers used a four-goal third period to claim an important playoff road win.
Being the eighth seed in the Western Conference, the Predators knew they would have to overcome different levels of adversity if they want to keep advancing.
After three quarters of back-and-forth basketball, the fourth period belonged to Boston.
Real Madrid's bid for a first La Liga title in five years will be put to test Saturday when they host Valencia, who won their earlier meeting in the season
James Paxton has picked up a new nickname -- Big Maple. The Seattle Mariners left-hander could have earned another one on Wednesday night -- The Big Stopper.
Aaron Judge celebrated his 25th birthday in style on Wednesday night at Fenway Park.
Druzhkivka court sentenced one of the organizers of the illegal ‘referendum’ conducted in May 2014 by the Russian-backed separatists for 5 years of imprisonment. The sentence is suspended for 1 year.
One of Bruce Cassidy’s first order of business as head coach of the Boston Bruins will be to give the... Read More »
Talking about the prospects of both Manchester clubs for the season, Guardiola said: ‘The team that fails less will go to the Champions League.’
The consolidated net profit of PJSC Motor Sich in the first quarter of 2017 according to international financial reporting standards (IFRS) amounted to Hr 1.457 billion, which is 4.8 times more than f
Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Kateryna Rozhkova says there are potential buyers at the moment for four banks with Russian capital, according to NBU website. Read more here. The
He is one of the most talented footballers on the planet, but it appears Neymar is human after all, given his latest offerings on Instagram, as his attempt at an 'around the world' went oh so wrong.
The University of Michigan Wolverines football team is visiting Italy this week.        
MOSCOW – A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank April 27 after colliding with a freighter off Istanbul, but all crew members were rescued, the Defense Ministry said. Read more here. The post A
The University of Michigan Wolverines football team is visiting Italy this week.        
The European Union has already provided Ukraine with 104 million euro of financial assistance for the reform of the civil service and intend to continue helping upon condition of active participation
New Delhi, April 27: Indian cricketers condoled the demise of veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna on Thursday (April 27). Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away, loses battle to cancer Khanna, who wa
The Solomyansky District Court of Kyiv has extended for two months the pre-trial preventive measure for suspended head of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine Roman Nasirov in the form of custody with
Crystal Palace have climbed to 12th in the Premier League table and could nearly secure survival with a victory against Burnley. They lost 1-0 against Tottenham on Wednesday.
Supporters wanting to stay in the city hosting this season's Champions League final are in for a shock
Kyiv is outraged by the taking down of the monument set up 23 years ago in honor of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA) in the cemetery of the village of Hruszowice near the city of Przemysl, Poland. S
The 31-year-old has been starring for Tigres in Mexico where he has scored 44 goals in 71 games since signing from Marseille. LA Galaxy were keen on the Swede until his knee issue.
After looking like they were ready to pull off the biggest upset of the first round, the Milwaukee Bucks find themselves in a must-win situation. The Eastern Conference’s No.6 seed has to win Game 6
Hector Bellerin is hopeful Arsenal's recent resurgence has come at just the right time for them to derail Tottenham's title challenge this weekend.
It may be called gentlemen's game, but the game of 22 yards is no unknown to on-field tussles. In recent times, the Border-Gavaskar series witnessed quite a lot of words-worthy comments being p
At age 32, Joe Thomas doesn’t remember things like he used to. That could be annoying, even disconcerting, for the average person. But when you’re a 10-year NFL veteran, it can be
The Kalapos family had to make a dramatic decision when daughter Zoe, now an Olympic contender in snowboarding, was just 13.        
The Springboks will have to ensure they don’t suffer the same fate as last November, when they crashed to only their second-ever defeat to the Welsh 27-13.
Baseball fights obviously aren’t pretty, and quite frankly, they’re sometimes more of baseball shouting matches than anything else. But it’s... Read More »
If Pep Guardiola wants to bring players through from the Manchester City academy, the first team have to help
After losing to Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-final and with Grant's former club Chelsea out of sight in the league, Guardiola is set to end his first season at Manchester City without a trophy.

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